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CAPT JAMES D. ARBES, USN
FLIGHT LOG ID: 614


Service Date In: 06/26/1937
Service Date Out: 07/01/1963
Date of Birth: 05/31/1916
Aviation Designation: Naval Aviator
State/College: Univ of Minnesota

Highest Personal Decoration or Award

Navy Cross

Theaters/Campaigns

Pacific - WWII

Aircraft

SB2U
SBD
SB2C
TBM
S2F

Ship/Units/Deployments

CO VB-8, 01/01/44
OP OFC USS Coral Sea, 01/01/54
Chief of Staff-Japan

Associations/Service Organizations

Assn of Nav Aviation
Ret. Officers Assn
Quiet Birdmen
NAMF-Charter Membr.
Tailhook Assn.

Significant Achievements

Best individual landing interval average on USS Ranger, 1940. Received the Navy Cross for direct bomb hits on a Japanese carrier in the 1st Battle of Phillipine Sea.
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