National Flight Log Entry
CDR ERROL "Rile" F. REILLY, USN
|Service Date In:||06/01/1961|
|Service Date Out:||09/01/1982|
|Date of Birth:||10/19/1938|
|Aviation Designation:||Naval Aviator|
|State/College:||San Jose State University|
|City, State:||Stockton, CA
Highest Personal Decoration or AwardAir Medal w/Valor
Ship/Units/DeploymentsVF-154 USS Coral Sea, 1963-66
VF-24 USS Hancock, 1968-71
Naval Weapons Center China Lake, 1967/68/79/8
Associations/Service OrganizationsF-8 Crusader Assn.
Significant Achievements2000+ Flt. Hrs. Test Pilot. NATOPS instructor. Lincoln Unified School District Teacher of Year. 3 Tours Vietnam 230 combat missions. Will be remembered for his exceptional sense of humor and grace at controls of Crusader. Family, shipmates will miss his smile.