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CDR JOHN  MARSHALL ARBUCKLE, USN

CDR JOHN MARSHALL ARBUCKLE, USN
FLIGHT LOG ID: 3093


Service Date In: 01/01/1940
Service Date Out: 01/31/1960
Date of Birth: 02/22/1918
Aviation Designation: Aircraft Commander
State/College: Kentucky State

Highest Personal Decoration or Award

Air Medal

Theaters/Campaigns

WW II

Aircraft

PBY-5
R5D
PB4Y
TBD

Ship/Units/Deployments

USS Antietam CVS-36
VPB Squadron Cdr.
VPB-5 Black Cats

Associations/Service Organizations

Founding Mbr. Clear
Lake Presby. Church
Volunteer Mentor
School Dist.

Significant Achievements

While flying PBY-5 in SW Pacific, was shot down by enemy fire 1942. Japanese POW until end of war. Only survivor of crew of 10. Presidential Unit Citation.
Based on code developed by Richards Consulting Group