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LCDR PRUDENSO "Sam" GALLEGOS, USN
FLIGHT LOG ID: 1603


Service Date In: 11/20/1942
Service Date Out: 06/01/1967
Date of Birth: 04/28/1924
Aviation Designation: Naval Aviator
State/College: Naval Postgraduate
City, State: Denver, CO

Highest Personal Decoration or Award

NavyUnitCommendation

Theaters/Campaigns

Vietnam

Aircraft

F6F
A1
F9F
T33
C1A

Ship/Units/Deployments

Carrier Air Group 8
USS Ranger CVA-61
USS Essex CVA-9

Associations/Service Organizations

Tailhook Assn
Naval Weather Svc As
Assn NavSvc Officers
Rec.Dist.Assis.Cncl.

Significant Achievements

First Hispanic naval aviator in naval aviation history who was an aviation mechanic and professional meteorologist.
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