National Flight Log Entry
CDR JOHN MARSHALL ARBUCKLE, USN
|Service Date In:||01/01/1940|
|Service Date Out:||01/31/1960|
|Date of Birth:||02/22/1918|
|Aviation Designation:||Aircraft Commander|
Highest Personal Decoration or AwardAir Medal
Ship/Units/DeploymentsUSS Antietam CVS-36
VPB Squadron Cdr.
VPB-5 Black Cats
Associations/Service OrganizationsFounding Mbr. Clear
Lake Presby. Church
Significant AchievementsWhile flying PBY-5 in SW Pacific, was shot down by enemy fire 1942. Japanese POW until end of war. Only survivor of crew of 10. Presidential Unit Citation.