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CDR FREDERICK BRIGHT, USNR
FLIGHT LOG ID: 1549


Service Date In: 11/18/1942
Service Date Out: 07/01/1975
Date of Birth: 02/07/1923
Aviation Designation: Carrier Fighter
State/College: Geneva College
City, State: Pittsburgh, PA

Highest Personal Decoration or Award

Dist. Flying Cross

Theaters/Campaigns

Tokyo/Iwo Jima/Oki

Aircraft

F6F
F4U
F8F
AD
SBD

Ship/Units/Deployments

USS Lexington CV-16, 02/01/45
USS Yorktown CV-10, 03/01/45
VBF9

Associations/Service Organizations

Naval Reserve Assn.
Assn of Nav Aviation
Tailhook Assn.
USS Yorktown CV-10

Significant Achievements

2,000+ flight hours. 4/17/45 shot down Jap Kimikaze Fighter (Oscar Type) - Okinawa. 1970-73 CO Reserve Sqd. IMSU7Y2 - NAS Detroit 1985 Retired Babcock & Wilcox Co.
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