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RADM JOHN D. GAVAN, USNR
FLIGHT LOG ID: 227


Service Date In: 08/18/1941
Service Date Out: 10/01/1975
Date of Birth: 04/17/1918
Aviation Designation: Naval Aviator
State/College: Notre Dame
City, State: Jacksonville Beach, FL

Highest Personal Decoration or Award

Brit. Dis Serv Cross

Theaters/Campaigns

WWII Pac./Far East

Aircraft

F2F
F4U
F6F
F8F
F9F

Ship/Units/Deployments

USS Enterprise,VF-12
USS Saratoga


Associations/Service Organizations

Navy League
Naval Reserve Assn
Nav Av Museum Fdn
Assn of Nav Aviation
AVCAD Organization

Significant Achievements

1860 fighter hours, 187 carrier landings, 5 fighter & 1 wing com- mand. In 1990 General Chairman for the commissioning of USS Monterey (CG-61).
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