Fighting 17: The Jolly Rogers

This is the story of Navy squadron VF-17, the amazing Jolly Rogers. Flying their beloved Hogs, the F4U-1 Corsair, they cleared the skies of 154 Japanese planes in 76 days of combat over the Solomon Islands. While never losing a bomber to enemy attack, Fighting-17 destroyed the heart of Japanese fighter command.

The pilots, the planes, the skipper, the saga of the legendary Navy fighter squadron VF-17 - the Jolly Rogers.