National Flight Log Entry
CDR JOHN S. OLSON, USNR
|Service Date In:||07/01/1953|
|Service Date Out:||07/01/1973|
|Date of Birth:||12/12/1929|
|Aviation Designation:||Naval Aviator|
|State/College:||U.S. Naval Academy|
|City, State:||Tallahassee, FL
USS Leyte Gulf
Associations/Service OrganizationsU.S. Naval Academy Fdn.
Naval Aviation Museum Fdn.
Significant AchievementsVS-26 & VS-27, top secret control while teaching the operational aspects of several special weapons used in anti-sub missions to all the east coast squadrons. Served on several carriers: USS Valley Forge, USS Wasp, USS Essex and USS Leyte Gulf.