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CAPT WILLIAM J. BARBANES, USMC
FLIGHT LOG ID: 1527


Service Date In: 01/01/1942
Service Date Out: 01/01/1956
Date of Birth: 10/24/1923
Aviation Designation: Naval Aviator
State/College: Fordham University
City, State: Gulf Breeze, FL

Highest Personal Decoration or Award

Air Medal (2)

Theaters/Campaigns

WWII/Japan/Korea

Aircraft

F4U
F3D
HTL
HRS

Ship/Units/Deployments

VMF-531 VMF-314
MAG-12 VMA-312 Korea
MAG-26 HMR-262

Associations/Service Organizations

Marine Corps Assn
American Legion
Knights of Columbus

Significant Achievements

Landing Signal Officer. Shot down behind enemy lines Korea 5/52 --- (rescued).
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