JOHN  LUCIAN  SMITH

Deceased 06/10/1972
Rate/Rank
COL
Service Branch
USMC 7/1936 - 9/1960
Born
12/26/1914
LEXINGTON, OK
ACE WITH 19 VICTORIES.
SIGNIFICANT DUTY STATIONS
MARINE FIGHTER SQUADRON 223
NAVAL AIR STATION, JACKSONVILLE, FL
STAFF, CHIEF OF NAVAL OPERATIONS
CO, MARINE AIR GROUP 33
STAFF, CHIEF OF NAVAL AIR TRAINING
SIGNIFICANT AWARDS
MEDAL OF HONOR 
LEGION OF MERIT W/COMBAT 'V' 
DISTINGUISHED FLYING CROSS 
BRONZE STAR MEDAL W/COMBAT 'V' 
AIR MEDAL (4) 
AMERICAN DEFENSE SERVICE MEDAL 
AMERICAN CAMPAIGN MEDAL 
ASIATIC-PACIFIC CAMPAIGN MEDAL 
WORLD WAR II VICTORY MEDAL 
NATIONAL DEFENSE SERVICE MEDAL