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LCDR FRANK C. LEWIS, USN
FLIGHT LOG ID: 3707


Service Date In: 03/15/1941
Service Date Out: 11/20/1945
Date of Birth: 07/31/1918
Aviation Designation: Naval Aviator
State/College: Purdue University
City, State: Louisville, KY

Highest Personal Decoration or Award

Distinguished Flying Cross

Theaters/Campaigns

WWII Pacific

Aircraft

SBD Dauntless
F6F Hellcat

Ship/Units/Deployments

USS Essex VB-9, 1943-44
USS Lexington, 1945
USS Yorktown VBF-9, 1945

Associations/Service Organizations

USS Essex Assoc.

Significant Achievements

Carrier dive-bomber and fighter pilot. Carrier Pilot Division Leader. Credited two aerial Japanese kills, 1945 (1 Zeke, 1 Zero). Served two tours in WW II Pacific 1943-45.

Additional Photos

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