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CDR JOHN "Jack" M. BOLTON, USN
FLIGHT LOG ID: 3661


Service Date In: 06/01/1949
Service Date Out: 09/01/1974
Date of Birth: 06/29/1931
Date of Death: 11/28/2001
Aviation Designation: Helicopter Aircraft Commander
State/College: Kent State Univ.
City, State: Navarre, FL

Highest Personal Decoration or Award

Strike Flight Air Medal (16)

Theaters/Campaigns

Vietnam

Aircraft

C-47H
CH-19
HH2D
H-46
A-4

Ship/Units/Deployments

USS Austin (LPD-4)
HA(L)3
HT-18

Associations/Service Organizations

Society of Antique Modelers
Past Editor "Sam Speaks"
Naval Aviation Museum Foundation
Founder and Editor "The Thermalair"

Significant Achievements

First Commanding Officer HT-18, March 1972. 3,300 Flight hours. Served Vietnam: Saigon, Vung Tau Bun. BA from Kent State 1956. One single action Air Medal. Enlisted 1949-53 before becoming an officer in 1956.
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