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AOC EARL H. CLARK, USN
FLIGHT LOG ID: 3811


Service Date In: 12/12/1939
Service Date Out: 02/01/1960
Date of Birth: 03/27/1920
City, State: Raton, NM

Theaters/Campaigns

Pacific Fleet

Ship/Units/Deployments

USS Enterprise (CV-6) , 12/7/41-2/43
USS Hornet (CV-8)
USS Nassau

Associations/Service Organizations

Enterprise Society
Naval Aviation Museum Fdn.
National Rifle Assn.
Fdr. & Trailblazer mbr. NRA
Naval Reserve Assn. Branch 49

Significant Achievements

1941 involved in mid-air crash of 2 TBD-1s. Had to bail out. Picked up in water by J2F.On sunday, 7 Dec. as AOM 2/C assigned as rear seat gunner to 6 T-2. That evening XVT-6 w/18 TBD-1s & 6 VB-6's SBD-2s flew what I believe was 1st offensive sortie by US Carrier aircraft WWII.
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