Due to weather conditions, the Blue Angels have cancelled practice today, 4/15/14. The Blue Angels are scheduled to practice at 11:30 a.m. CST tomorrow, 4/16/14, and Thursday, 4/17/14.

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CDR ROBERT F. ABELS, USNR/USN
FLIGHT LOG ID: 927


Service Date In: 09/29/1944
Service Date Out: 11/01/1969
Date of Birth: 11/18/1926
Aviation Designation: Naval Aviator
State/College: Univ. West Florida
City, State: Chula Vista, CA

Highest Personal Decoration or Award

Bronze Star (w/"V")

Theaters/Campaigns

WWII/Korea/Vietnam

Aircraft

SNJ
F4U-4 & 5
AD-1, 4, 5 & 6
C1A Plane Cdr
T-28

Ship/Units/Deployments

MTB Squadron 41
CVs (18)


Associations/Service Organizations

Assn.of Nav.Aviation
Flying Midshipmen
PT Boaters
Naval Aviation Museum Fdn.

Significant Achievements

After Ret. became H.S. Teacher in English, Math & Business. X.O. Schools Command. Designated ENS and Naval Aviator in Nov. 1949. LSO five years. MBA degree. Three tours Vietnam (one COMUSNAV Air Plan). Korea and WWII.

Additional Photos

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