The Blue Angels have cancelled today's practice, but are signing autographs at 12:30 p.m. CST, and are currently scheduled to fly tomorrow, Thursday, 4/17/14 at 11:30 a.m. CST.

National Flight Log Entry

Previous    |    Next   |   Browse     

LT DONALD W. THIEDE, USN/USNR
FLIGHT LOG ID: 3665


Service Date In: 03/01/1951
Service Date Out: 06/01/1958
Date of Birth: 06/12/1931
Aviation Designation: Aviation Maintenance Officer
State/College: Colgate Univ/Hofstra Univ.
City, State: Melville, NY

Highest Personal Decoration or Award

National Service Defense Medal

Aircraft

SNB (as passenger)
R7V (as passenger)
R5D (as passenger)
F2H-2 (as maint.officer VF-82)

Ship/Units/Deployments

VF-82 NAS Oceana, 9/53-6/55
VF-82, CAG-8 USS Champlain Gitmo, 7/54-4/55
Officer Candidate School Instructor, 6/55-6/56

Associations/Service Organizations

Naval Aviation Museum Fnd.
Tailhook Assn.
U.S. Naval Institute
Lamda Chi Alpha Fraternity

Significant Achievements

Worked at IBM for 34 years, obtained 30 IBM 100% clubs: 15 IBM Golden Circle Awards. Coaches boys basketball. Host Family Fresh Air Fund. Huntington United Fund. Supporter High School Sports Programs. BA degree from Colgate; MBA from Hofstra.
Based on code developed by Richards Consulting Group