Downing, Robert Chase, CDR

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Last Rank
Last Primary NEC
6302-LDO Pilot
Last Rating/NEC Group
Limited Duty Officer
Primary Unit
1958-1960, 6302, USS Valley Forge (CVS-45)
Service Years
1942 - 1962
Official/Unofficial US Navy Certificates
Cold War

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Year of Birth
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Contact Info
Home Town
Last Address
Las Vegas Nevada

Date of Passing
Dec 10, 2013
Location of Interment
Bunkers Memory Gardens Cemetery - Las Vegas, Nevada
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

 Official Badges 

WW II Honorable Discharge Pin US Navy Retired 20

 Unofficial Badges 

Cold War Medal Cold War Veteran Command & Control Excellence Award Efficiency Excellence Award

 Military Association Memberships
World War II FallenKorean War Fallen
  2013, World War II Fallen [Verified]
  2013, Korean War Fallen

 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Retired Naval Officer and Douglas Aircraft Company, now Deceased.
Other Comments:
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 Ribbon Bar
Naval Aviator Wings
Command at Sea

 Duty Stations
US NavyUSS Valley Forge (CVS-45)
  1955-1957, 616X, Bureau of Naval Weapons
  1958-1960, 6302, USS Valley Forge (CVS-45)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1942-1945 World War II/Asiatic-Pacific Theater
  1952-1953 Korean War/Third Korean Winter (1952-53)
 Colleges Attended 
Massachusetts Institute of TechnologyBentley College
  1940-1941, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  1941-1942, Bentley College
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