Banta, Thomas Alfred, LT

Deceased
 
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Last Rank
Lieutenant
Last Primary NEC
131X-Unrestricted Line Officer - Pilot
Last Rating/NEC Group
Line Officer
Primary Unit
1958-1958, USS Randolph (CVA-15)
Service Years
1954 - 1958
Lieutenant
Lieutenant

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Home State
Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania
Year of Birth
1930
 
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Contact Info
Home Town
Drexel Hill, PA
Last Address
Not Specified

Date of Passing
Sep 25, 1958
 
Location of Interment
Arlington National Cemetery - Arlington, Virginia
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Section: ME Grave: 59 (Cenotaph)

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In the Line of Duty
  2018, In the Line of Duty [Verified]


 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Lt. Thomas A. Banta was killed when the bridle detached from one hook and dragged A4D-2 BuNo 142702 sideways down track and upside down into sea. His body was not recovered. 
   
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Naval Aviator Wings

 
 Duty Stations
VA-72 Blue HawksUSS Randolph (CVA-15)
  1958-1958, VA-72 Blue Hawks
  1958-1958, USS Randolph (CVA-15)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1958-1958 Deployment - Mediterranean (MED) Cruise '58
 Colleges Attended 
United States Naval Academy
  1948-1954, United States Naval Academy1
 Other News, Events and Photographs
 
  Jun 04, 1954, US Naval Academy Bio
  Jan 02, 2018, General Photos1
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