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CDR ERROL "Rile" F. REILLY, USN
FLIGHT LOG ID: 3554


Service Date In: 06/01/1961
Service Date Out: 09/01/1982
Date of Birth: 10/19/1938
Aviation Designation: Naval Aviator
State/College: San Jose State University
City, State: Stockton, CA

Highest Personal Decoration or Award

Air Medal w/Valor

Theaters/Campaigns

Vietnam

Aircraft

T-28
T-2
A-4
F-8

Ship/Units/Deployments

VF-154 USS Coral Sea, 1963-66
VF-24 USS Hancock, 1968-71
Naval Weapons Center China Lake, 1967/68/79/8

Associations/Service Organizations

F-8 Crusader Assn.
Tailhook Assn.

Significant Achievements

2000+ Flt. Hrs. Test Pilot. NATOPS instructor. Lincoln Unified School District Teacher of Year. 3 Tours Vietnam 230 combat missions. Will be remembered for his exceptional sense of humor and grace at controls of Crusader. Family, shipmates will miss his smile.
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