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CAPT JOHN M. WONDERGEM, USN
FLIGHT LOG ID: 440


Service Date In: 02/01/1942
Service Date Out: 09/01/1974
Date of Birth: 11/13/1922
Aviation Designation: Naval Aviator
State/College: GeoWashington Univ
City, State: Metairie, LA

Highest Personal Decoration or Award

Meritor. Serv. Medal

Theaters/Campaigns

WWII, Pacific

Aircraft

PBY
PB4Y-2
F6F
F8F
SH-3A

Ship/Units/Deployments

VPB-108
USS Wasp
HS-1

Associations/Service Organizations

Assn of Nav Aviation
Amer.RadioRelayLeagu
Amateur Radio K5KR

Significant Achievements

Recovery pilot for astronaut Scott Carpenter's capsule from Aurora flight of Project Mercury - lost in western Atlantic.
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