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RADM FILLMORE   GILKESON, USN

RADM FILLMORE GILKESON, USN
FLIGHT LOG ID: 705


Service Date In: 06/01/1933
Service Date Out: 09/01/1975
Date of Birth: 10/27/1915
Aviation Designation: Plane Commander
State/College: Calif Inst of Tech
City, State: Coronado, CA

Highest Personal Decoration or Award

Silver Star

Theaters/Campaigns

Atl,Pac,Okina,Tonk

Aircraft

TBM
F6F
A4
A3
P6M

Ship/Units/Deployments

USS Sangarion,CO
USS Shangri-La,CO


Associations/Service Organizations

Assn of Nav Aviation
Tailhook Assn
USNA Alumni Assn
Nav Av Museum Fdn
Golden Eagles

Significant Achievements

5,000 flight hours; CO, VEG-33; CO, VX-5; Director Flight Test; 180 carrier landings; CO VS2101; CO 202V-2.
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