menu-header-menu

Follow Us

Follow us   

The United States Navy Memorial

Navy Memorial Honoring the Men & Women of the Sea Services

Donate

SMITH-JOHN

JOHN  LUCIAN SMITH

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
SERVICE MEMORIES