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CDR JOHN S. OLSON, USNR
FLIGHT LOG ID: 3862


Service Date In: 07/01/1953
Service Date Out: 07/01/1973
Date of Birth: 12/12/1929
Aviation Designation: Naval Aviator
State/College: U.S. Naval Academy
City, State: Tallahassee, FL

Aircraft

S2F
T-28
DC-3
TBM
SNJ

Ship/Units/Deployments

VS-26
VS-27
USS Leyte Gulf

Associations/Service Organizations

U.S. Naval Academy Fdn.
Naval Aviation Museum Fdn.

Significant Achievements

VS-26 & VS-27, top secret control while teaching the operational aspects of several special weapons used in anti-sub missions to all the east coast squadrons. Served on several carriers: USS Valley Forge, USS Wasp, USS Essex and USS Leyte Gulf.
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