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CAPT WILLIAM R. PITTMAN, USN
FLIGHT LOG ID: 403


Service Date In: 01/01/1940
Service Date Out: 01/01/1968
Date of Birth: 09/17/1917
Aviation Designation: Naval Aviator
State/College: Univ of Florida
City, State: Hilton Head, SC

Highest Personal Decoration or Award

Navy Cross

Theaters/Campaigns

Midway,Guad,Korea

Aircraft

SBD
F3F
F4F
F4U
F9F-1,2

Ship/Units/Deployments

USS Enterprise CV-6
USS Valley Forge
USS Oriskany

Associations/Service Organizations

Golden Eagles
Legion of Valor
Assn of Nav Aviation
AVCAD Organization

Significant Achievements

Led the first raid on capital of North Korea from USS Valley Forge. 4300 milit. flt hrs. 325 arrested landings. CO of VF-53, VA-174, and NAS Anacostia (now NAF Andrews).
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