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MAJ WILLIAM M. DERBY, USMC
FLIGHT LOG ID: 114


Service Date In: 08/07/1942
Service Date Out: 06/30/1963
Date of Birth: 06/17/1921
Aviation Designation: Naval Aviator
State/College: N. Carolina State
City, State: Gulf Breeze, FL

Highest Personal Decoration or Award

AirMedal w/1goldstar

Theaters/Campaigns

Japan

Aircraft

PBY
F4U
F6F
SBD
PV-2

Ship/Units/Deployments

USS Rochester
VMD-354


Associations/Service Organizations

Marine Corps Av Assn
US Power Squadrons
US Coast Guard Aux.

Significant Achievements

Located Japanese radar install- ation on Chichijima through photo reconnaissance. Safe boating instructor for USCG Auxiliary. Private pilot.

Additional Photos

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