National Flight Log Entry
ADJC JOHN GEMERY, USN
|Service Date In:||05/07/1941|
|Service Date Out:||11/07/1967|
|Date of Birth:||12/24/1922|
|Aviation Designation:||Combat Aircrew|
|City, State:||Jacksonville, FL
Highest Personal Decoration or AwardDist. Flying Cross
Associations/Service OrganizationsFleet Reserve Assn.
Veteran Foreign Wars
US Olympic Committee
Significant AchievementsCrewman/Flight Engineer PBY2. VP-31 Sank German submarine 1943. Ran the J-33 to 1,000 hrs. before major overhaul. Air Force did it why can't Navy? I did it for Navy 1st time Kingsville brought aircraft availability up from 65% to 85%, 1955-56.