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LCDR ORVIS N. FITTS, USN/USNR
FLIGHT LOG ID: 1030


Service Date In: 01/07/1942
Service Date Out: 07/01/1964
Date of Birth: 03/10/1919
Aviation Designation: Patrol Plane CDR
State/College: St. Olaf College MN
City, State: Overland Park, KS

Highest Personal Decoration or Award

Dist. Flying Cross

Theaters/Campaigns

Pacific/Philippines

Aircraft

PB4Y-2
PB4Y-1
PBY
OS2U
SNB

Ship/Units/Deployments

VPB-117
OIC Cadet Squad. 18A Corpus Christi


Associations/Service Organizations

Assn. of Nav Aviation
Military Officers Assn.
American Legion
Naval Aviation Museum Fdn.
US Naval Institute

Significant Achievements

Staff pilot, Rear Admiral Earnest L.Gunther. United States Pacific Fleet Air Force, Facific Fleet Subordinate Command, Forward Area, based on the Island of Guam. Flight Instructor President Heart of America Chapter. Historian- Mississippi area.OIC Cadet Squad based out of Corpus Christi CNATRA.
Based on code developed by Richards Consulting Group