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LTJG JAMES R. BUTLER, USN
FLIGHT LOG ID: 976


Service Date In: 08/19/1942
Service Date Out: 10/05/1945
Date of Birth: 02/10/1922
Aviation Designation: Naval Aviator
City, State: Alexandria, LA

Highest Personal Decoration or Award

Dist. Flying Cross

Theaters/Campaigns

Tokyo/Oki/Iwo Jima

Aircraft

N2S
SNV
SNJ
F6F

Ship/Units/Deployments

USS Independence
USS Cowpens
CAG-46

Associations/Service Organizations

Tailhook Assoc
Vet of Foreign War

Significant Achievements

90 Carrier landings. First fighter sweep over Tokyo 2/16/45. Aerial protection of downed pilot until sea plane rescue completed 5/10/45.
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