Mott, Charles, CAPT

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Last Rank
Last Primary NEC
131X-Unrestricted Line Officer - Pilot
Last Rating/NEC Group
Line Officer
Primary Unit
1961-1963, Bureau of Naval Weapons
Service Years
1937 - 1963
Official/Unofficial US Navy Certificates
Order of the Golden Dragon
Cold War

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This Military Service Page was created/owned by Michael Frederick, DK2 to remember Mott, Charles (Charlie), CAPT USN(Ret).

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Home Town
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Last Address

Date of Passing
Dec 21, 2004
Location of Interment
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Order of the Shellback

 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
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Other Comments:
Credited with downing two Japanese aircraft while serving with the AVG (Flying Tigers) before being shot down in Thailand. POW from 1942 - 1945.

Worked on the infamous Burma Railway (River Kwai).
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 Ribbon Bar
Naval Aviator Wings
Command at Sea

 Duty Stations
School Assignments - StaffUSS Ranger (CV-4)VB-3USS Saratoga (CV-3)
USS Lexington (CV-2)US NavyPrisoner of WarNAS Patuxent River (NASPAX)
  1937-1937, Navy Pre-Flight School
  1937-1938, Naval Flight School
  1938-1938, USS Ranger (CV-4)
  1938-1941, VB-3
  1939-1940, USS Saratoga (CV-3)
  1939-1941, USS Lexington (CV-2)
  1941-1942, Other Military Services
  1942-1945, Prisoner of War
  1948-1951, NAS Patuxent River (NASPAX)
  1957-1959, COMSEVENTHFLT
  1961-1963, Bureau of Naval Weapons
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1941-1945 World War II/Asiatic-Pacific Theater1
 Colleges Attended 
University of Pennsylvania
  1932-1936, University of Pennsylvania
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