National Flight Log Entry
CDR JOHN B. ROOSEN, USMC/USN
|Service Date In:||02/01/1956|
|Service Date Out:||11/01/1976|
|Date of Birth:||02/13/1938|
|Aviation Designation:||Naval Aviator|
|State/College:||University of Illinois|
|City, State:||International Falls, MN
Highest Personal Decoration or AwardDistinguished Flying Cross
Associations/Service OrganizationsNaval Aviation Museum Fdn.
Significant AchievementsFlew A-4s from 1962 to 1976. Survived the fire aboard USS Forrestal. Flew with Sen. John McCain on his first combat flight off CVA-59 in July 1967 and on his last combat flight off USS Oriskany (CVA-34) in October 1967.