National Flight Log Entry
CDR JOHN "Jack" M. BOLTON, USN
|Service Date In:||06/01/1949|
|Service Date Out:||09/01/1974|
|Date of Birth:||06/29/1931|
|Date of Death:||11/28/2001|
|Aviation Designation:||Helicopter Aircraft Commander|
|State/College:||Kent State Univ.|
|City, State:||Navarre, FL
Highest Personal Decoration or AwardStrike Flight Air Medal (16)
Ship/Units/DeploymentsUSS Austin (LPD-4)
Associations/Service OrganizationsSociety of Antique Modelers
Past Editor "Sam Speaks"
Naval Aviation Museum Foundation
Founder and Editor "The Thermalair"
Significant AchievementsFirst Commanding Officer HT-18, March 1972. 3,300 Flight hours. Served Vietnam: Saigon, Vung Tau Bun. BA from Kent State 1956. One single action Air Medal. Enlisted 1949-53 before becoming an officer in 1956.