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LCDR BILLY V. GATES, USN
FLIGHT LOG ID: 1299


Service Date In: 01/01/1938
Service Date Out: 01/01/1945
Date of Birth: 06/21/1916
Aviation Designation: Naval Aviator
State/College: Warrensburg State

Highest Personal Decoration or Award

Dist. Flying Cross

Theaters/Campaigns

Asian-Pacific

Aircraft

Fighters
Bombers

Ship/Units/Deployments

USS Ranger
USS Saratoga
USS Sargeant Bay

Associations/Service Organizations

CO VC-83

Significant Achievements

DFC with gold star. Air Medal with four gold stars. Purple Heart. American Campaign Medal. Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal. Died in action - April 22, 1945.
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