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CDR ALBERT  C. POSPISIL, USNR

CDR ALBERT C. POSPISIL, USNR
FLIGHT LOG ID: 851


Service Date In: 06/01/1943
Service Date Out: 06/01/1961
Date of Birth: 08/06/1925
Aviation Designation: Aircraft Cdr
State/College: Montana State Univ
City, State: El Paso, TX

Highest Personal Decoration or Award

Air Medals

Theaters/Campaigns

WWII, Korea

Aircraft

F9F
F4U
SB2C
S-61/SH3A
S-55/HRD

Ship/Units/Deployments

USS Kearsarge
USS Randolph
USS Yorktown

Associations/Service Organizations

Ret. Officers Assn

Significant Achievements

Helo pickup of USAF "Discoverer XIII" nose cone (1st object recov- ered from space on schedule) north of Hawaii on Aug 11, 1960: photos & write-up in "LIFE" 8/22/60.
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