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COL WILLIAM SHANKS, USMC
FLIGHT LOG ID: 910


Service Date In: 09/11/1943
Service Date Out: 07/31/1974
Date of Birth: 06/02/1924
Aviation Designation: Fighter Pilot
State/College: Univ of Nebraska
City, State: Sun City Center, FL

Highest Personal Decoration or Award

Legion of Merit

Theaters/Campaigns

Asia,Pac,Phil,Okin

Aircraft

F9F
FJ-2
F4D-1
F4B

Ship/Units/Deployments

VMF-223
VMF-115
MAG-13, CO

Associations/Service Organizations

Marine Corps Av Assn
Ret. Officers Assn
Assn of Nav Aviation
Tailhook Assn
Fleet Reserve Assn

Significant Achievements

6,000 flight hours, over 100 carrier ldgs. COL MABS-13, MARTD. US Defense Attache & Naval Attache DAKAR SENGEAL. Chief of Staff, 4th Marine Amphibious Brigade.
Based on code developed by Richards Consulting Group