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CDR WILLIAM F. TOBIN, USN
FLIGHT LOG ID: 2258


Service Date In: 08/29/1942
Service Date Out: 07/01/1970
Date of Birth: 09/30/1921
Aviation Designation: Naval Aviator
State/College: NAVCAD program
City, State: Morehead City, NC

Highest Personal Decoration or Award

Air Medal (2nd awrd)

Theaters/Campaigns

WWII/Korea/Indoch

Aircraft

FM-2
F6F
F4U
A4D
F8U

Ship/Units/Deployments

USS Hancock CV-19
USS Boxer CV-21
PorteAvionsLafayette, 01/01/53

Associations/Service Organizations

Tailhook Assn
ANA
VFW
US Nav Institute
NavAvMus Foundation

Significant Achievements

FrenchNavAv #4079. 12/14/44 enemy fire hit my F6F; ditched, rescued by USS Dehaven. Occupation Service Europe, USS FDR; ditto Asia, USS Boxer. CO VU-2 (Crusader aircraft

Additional Photos

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