Insignia of Carrier Air Group (CVG) 87, which flew from the deck of the aircraft carrier Ticonderoga (CV 14) during the final months of World War II. The dagger represents Torpedo Squadron (VT) 87, the bomb poured from the bottle of poison represents Bombing Squadron (VB) 87, and the rocket toting leopard represents Fighting Squadron (VF) 87 and Bombing Fighting Squadron (VBF) 87.