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CAPT JOHN E. LACOUTURE, USN
FLIGHT LOG ID: 298


Service Date In: 07/01/1935
Service Date Out: 07/01/1970
Date of Birth: 08/18/1917
Aviation Designation: Naval Aviator
State/College: US Naval Academy
City, State: Alexandria, VA

Highest Personal Decoration or Award

Legion of Merit

Theaters/Campaigns

WWII Pac., Vietnam

Aircraft

F6F
F4U
AD
A4D
F4H

Ship/Units/Deployments

USS Saratoga, CO
Air Group 6, CO
RAG-4, CO

Associations/Service Organizations

Soc Exp Test Pilots
Golden Eagles
Assn of Nav Aviation
Tailhook Assn
Four "C" Club

Significant Achievements

6,000+ hrs flt time, 500 carrier landings in 171 different aircrft. Commanded 3 fighter-attack sqdns, 2 air wings, 2 carriers, & the Pac. Lt. Attack Wing. COS of TF77.
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