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CDR LOUIS J. DIGIUSTO, USN
FLIGHT LOG ID: 3034


Service Date In: 06/01/1944
Service Date Out: 07/07/1965
Date of Birth: 01/09/1922
Aviation Designation: Naval Aviator
State/College: Univ. Georgia
City, State: Kansas City, MO

Highest Personal Decoration or Award

Glenn Curtis Award

Theaters/Campaigns

WWII Formosa Strts

Aircraft

PBY-5A
PB4Y-2
HUP
HO4S
H-34B

Ship/Units/Deployments

USS Boxer
USS Princeton
Chief USN Test Pilot, H-34

Associations/Service Organizations

ANA
Aviation Space
Writers Assn.

Significant Achievements

Land speed record for helicopters (Sikorsky '58) H-34 test pilot. Awarded Glenn H. Curtiss National Award & Amelia Earhart National Medal. Died on Training mission.
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