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CDR WILLIAM "Bud" H. EDMISTEN, USN
FLIGHT LOG ID: 138


Service Date In: 11/07/1941
Service Date Out: 03/31/1968
Date of Birth: 10/23/1921
Aviation Designation: Plane Commander
State/College: Univ of California
City, State: Eustis, FL

Highest Personal Decoration or Award

DFC with gold star

Theaters/Campaigns

WWII,Phil.,Borneo

Aircraft

F9F-8,8P
FJ-3
JD-1
SOC-1,2,3
AD-1 through 6

Ship/Units/Deployments

VFP-62, Off in Chrg
Air Group Ten, OpsOf, 01/01/54
VU-4, CO

Associations/Service Organizations

Ret. Officers Assn
Assn of Nav Aviation

Significant Achievements

4800 flt hrs, 250 carrier landings & Charlie recoveries. Dir. Nav Reconnaissance Ctr (OPNAV). Dep. Dir. Nav Recon Tech Supp Ctr. Suitland, MD. Navig. on USS Boxer.
Based on code developed by Richards Consulting Group