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CDR NORMAN L. SOTHAN, USN
FLIGHT LOG ID: 2546


Service Date In: 09/15/1948
Service Date Out: 08/01/1974
Date of Birth: 08/31/1930
Aviation Designation: Naval Aviator
State/College: Geo Wash. Univ.
City, State: Littleton, CO

Highest Personal Decoration or Award

Legion of Merit

Theaters/Campaigns

Korea Vietnam

Aircraft

F8U Crusader
F4D Skyray
AD-1-5 Skyraid
SH3A Seaknight
F6F Hellcat

Ship/Units/Deployments

VF-141
VFAW3
VC-4

Associations/Service Organizations

Red River Val. Assoc
Tailhook Association
El Jebel Shrine
VFW
American Legion

Significant Achievements

First successful underwater ejection from jet fighter. Command of VC-4. 3000 Fixed Wing Hours. 1000 Rotary Hours. 400CV Ldgs. Centurion USS Hancock (CVA-19).
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