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CAPT JOHN G. COLGAN, USN
FLIGHT LOG ID: 2722


Service Date In: 05/22/1952
Service Date Out: 08/31/1985
Date of Birth: 12/13/1929
Aviation Designation: Naval Aviator
State/College: St. Joseph University
City, State: Virginia Beach, VA

Highest Personal Decoration or Award

Defense Superior Service Medal

Theaters/Campaigns

Vietnam two cruises, USS Ranger and USS Kitty Hawk.

Aircraft

F-4B/J
A-4
F9F-8
TV-1/2
T-33
TBM
F-18C

Ship/Units/Deployments

USS Forrestal (CVA-59)
CAG OPS CVW11
Navigator, USS Kitty Hawk
Naval Attache, Canada

Associations/Service Organizations

ANA, Hampton Roads Squadron
MOA, Hampton Roads Chapter
U.S. Naval Institute
Naval Reserve Association
Enlist. Naval Reserves
Canadian Naval Officers Association, Lifetime Member

Significant Achievements

5,000 flight hours. 800 carrier landings. 
C.O. VA-43. C.O. NARU Norfolk, Va. 
Naval Attache to Canada. 
VF-103 OPS, USS Saratoga
After leaving Navy, went to work for "Center for Space and Advanced Technology."
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