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CAPT JOHN  R. SWADENER, USN

CAPT JOHN R. SWADENER, USN
FLIGHT LOG ID: 908


Service Date In: 11/01/1946
Service Date Out: 10/01/1976
Date of Birth: 04/29/1928
Aviation Designation: PPC/Test Pilot
State/College: Georgia Tech
City, State: New Orleans, LA

Highest Personal Decoration or Award

Air Medal (3)

Theaters/Campaigns

Asia

Aircraft

SP2H
PB4Y-2
SNJ
R5D
HU-164

Ship/Units/Deployments

Nav Station Adak, CO
VP-7, CO
USS Albemarle

Associations/Service Organizations

Assn of Nav Aviation
U.S. Naval Institute
Ret. Officers Assn
Nav Av Museum Fdn
Exper. Aircraft Assn

Significant Achievements

Navigator of first aircraft to land at South Pole 10-31-56. Deceased 08/05/1996.
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