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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Lieutenant Colonel
Service Years
1942 - 1966
MOS
7598-Basic Fixed-Wing Pilot

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Service to 1966
MCAS Beaufort, SC
MCAS Beaufort, SC
Rank
Lieutenant Colonel
Location
MAG-31 - South Carolina
MOS
7598-Basic Fixed-Wing Pilot
Comments
Comments Pending
1964 - 1966
MAG-31
MAG-31
Rank
Lieutenant Colonel
Location
MCAS Beaufort - South Carolina
MOS
7598-Basic Fixed-Wing Pilot
Comments
Comments Pending
1964 - 1966
National Defense Service Medal (2001-Present))
Criteria
The National Defense Service Medal is awarded for honorable active service as a member of the Armed Forces during the Korean War, Vietnam War, the war against Iraq in the Persian Gulf, and for service... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1965
MCAS Iwakuni, Japan
MCAS Iwakuni, Japan
Rank
Captain
MOS
7598-Basic Fixed-Wing Pilot
Comments
Comments Pending
1959 - 1960
Korea Service Medal
Criteria
To be eligible for this medal, the Service member must have: Served between the outbreak of hostilities (June 25, 1950) and the date the armistice was signed (July 27, 1953); Been on permanent assignm... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1951
Korea Service Medal
Criteria
To be eligible for this medal, the Service member must have: Served between the outbreak of hostilities (June 25, 1950) and the date the armistice was signed (July 27, 1953); Been on permanent assignm... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1951
United Nations Service Medal (Korea)
Criteria
The United Nations Korean Medal was generally awarded for any period of service while assigned as a member of the Armed Forces dispatched to Korea or adjacent areas for service on behalf of the United... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1951
National Defense Service Medal (2001-Present))
Criteria
The National Defense Service Medal is awarded for honorable active service as a member of the Armed Forces during the Korean War, Vietnam War, the war against Iraq in the Persian Gulf, and for service... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1950
Fleet Marine Force Pacific (FMFPAC)
Fleet Marine Force Pacific (FMFPAC)
Rank
Captain
Location
Tsing Tao - China
MOS
7598-Basic Fixed-Wing Pilot
Comments
Comments Pending
1948 - 1949
Navy Occupation Service Medal
Criteria
Occupation duty in the European-African-Middle Eastern area may be credited to organizations for duty performed on and subsequent to May 8, 1945. Terminal dates for eligibility periods and occupation ... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1948
China - Bandit Raids
Description
During this period of "non-hostilities" between Marine and Chinese forces, both Communists and Nationalists,several firefights were instigated by the Communists. They raided coal trains and ammo dumps... More
1946 - 1948
World War II Victory Medal
Criteria
The World War II Victory Medal commemorates military service during the Second World War.
Description
Description Pending
1945
MCAS Cherry Point, NC
MCAS Cherry Point, NC
Rank
Captain
MOS
7598-Basic Fixed-Wing Pilot
Comments
Comments Pending
1944 - 1945
World War II
Description
Overview of World War II 

World War II killed more people, involved more nations, and cost more money than any other war in history. Altogether, 70 million people served in the armed forces during th
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1941 - 1945
VMF-214
VMF-214
Rank
First Lieutenant
MOS
7598-Basic Fixed-Wing Pilot
Comments
Comments Pending
1943 - 1944
VMF-211
VMF-211
Rank
Captain
Location
NAS Goleta - California
MOS
7598-Basic Fixed-Wing Pilot
Comments
Comments Pending
1944 - 1944
Distinguished Flying Cross
Criteria
The Distinguished Flying Cross may be awarded to military members who, while serving in any capacity with the Armed Forces, distinguish themselves by heroism or outstanding achievement while participa... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1943
Air Medal
Criteria
The Air Medal may be awarded to individuals who, while serving in any capacity with the Armed Forces, distinguish themselves by heroism, outstanding achievement, or by meritorious service while partic... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1943
Navy Presidential Unit Citation
Criteria
The Presidential Unit Citation may be awarded to units of the Armed Forces of the United States and cobelligerent nations for extraordinary heroism in action against an armed enemy occurring on or aft... More
Description
Description Pending
1943
American Campaign Medal
Criteria
The American Campaign Medal was awarded for For thirty days service outside the Continental United States but within the American Theater of Operations between December 7, 1941, and March 2, 1946; or,... More
Description
Description Pending
1943
Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal
Criteria
The Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal was awarded for for qualifying service within the Asiatic-Pacific Theater of Operations between December 7, 1941, and March 2, 1946, under any of the following condi... More
Description
Description Pending
1943
Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal
Criteria
The Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal was awarded for for qualifying service within the Asiatic-Pacific Theater of Operations between December 7, 1941, and March 2, 1946, under any of the following condi... More
Description
Description Pending
1943
Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal
Criteria
The Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal was awarded for for qualifying service within the Asiatic-Pacific Theater of Operations between December 7, 1941, and March 2, 1946, under any of the following condi... More
Description
Description Pending
1943
Battle of Vella Lavella
Description
The Battle of Vella Lavella was fought from 15 August – 9 October 1943 between Japan and the Allied forces from New Zealand and the United States. Vella Lavella is an island located in the Solomon Isl... More
1943 - 1943
Gilbert Islands Operation (1943)
Description
(Gilbert Islands operation November 13 - December 8, 1943) In the Pacific Theater of World War II, the Gilbert and Marshall Islands campaign, from November 1943 through February 1944, were key strateg... More
1943 - 1943
New Georgia Group Operation
Description
This operation was fought during the Pacific war on this group of islands situated in the central Solomons. US forces invaded them as part of an American offensive (CARTWHEEL) to isolate and neutraliz... More
1943 - 1943
Russel Islands Landings
Description
21 Feb 1943, The Russell Islands immediately northwest to Guadalcanal were captured by the Allied forces without significant Japanese opposition.
1943 - 1943
MARTD NAS Glenview, IL
MARTD NAS Glenview, IL
Rank
Second Lieutenant
MOS
7598-Basic Fixed-Wing Pilot
Comments
Comments Pending
1942 - 1942
Service from 1942

 
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