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LT JOHN T. WILLISS, USN
FLIGHT LOG ID: 1257


Service Date In: 06/01/1938
Service Date Out: 06/01/1962
Date of Birth: 04/23/1921
Aviation Designation: Naval Aviator
State/College: Jones College
City, State: Jacksonville, FL

Highest Personal Decoration or Award

Dist. Flying Cross

Theaters/Campaigns

Asiatic-Pacific/Korea

Aircraft

F6F
F9F-6
F7U
R4D
SNB

Ship/Units/Deployments

VF-11, 1943-44
VF-18, 1944
VF-3, 1946

Associations/Service Organizations

TROA
Assn of Nav Aviation
Tailhook Assn
Silver Eagles Assn
Vet of Foreign War

Significant Achievements

6,000 flight hours. 101 arrested landings. 2 enemy aircraft shot down in the Pacific. 1st pilot of the multi-engine plane. Served at Annapolis, VF-12, COD Jacksonville. & pilot forNaval Missions Quito, Ecuador.
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