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CAPT BENJAMIN PRESTON, USN
FLIGHT LOG ID: 399


Service Date In: 01/01/1932
Service Date Out: 01/01/1971
Date of Birth: 12/16/1913
Aviation Designation: Naval Aviator
State/College: Colorado St. Univ
City, State: Ft. Collins, CO

Highest Personal Decoration or Award

Navy Cross (3)

Theaters/Campaigns

WWII Pacific,Korea

Aircraft

SBD
SB2C
F6F
F4U
AD-4

Ship/Units/Deployments

USS Yorktown
USS Intrepid
USS Enterprise CV-6

Associations/Service Organizations

Tailhook Assn
Assn of Nav Aviation
Navy League
Lion's Club
United Way

Significant Achievements

6700 flt hrs, 800+ carrier ldgs. CO of: VA-75, CAG-7, NAS Glenview, NAS Cubi Pt., NARTU Lakehurst, & Navy-Marine Trng Ctr St. Louis. Four Distinguished Flying Crosses.
Based on code developed by Richards Consulting Group