Jordan, Carl, PR3

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Current Service Status
USN Veteran
Current/Last Rank
Petty Officer Third Class
Current/Last Primary NEC
PR-0000-Parachute Rigger
Current/Last Rating/NEC Group
Parachute Rigger
Primary Unit
1951-1952, PR-0000, USS Bon Homme Richard (CVA-31)
Previously Held NEC
AN-0000-Airman
AE-0000-Aviation Electrician's Mate
Service Years
1948 - 1952
Foreign Language(s)
Spanish
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  1951-1952, AE-0000, VA-923

AE-Aviation Electrician's Mate

From Month/Year
- / 1951

To Month/Year
February / 1952

Unit
VA-923 Unit Page

Rank
Petty Officer Third Class

NEC
AE-0000-Aviation Electrician's Mate

Location
Not Specified

Country/State
United States
 
 
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 VA-923 Details

VA-923
First VA-125: established as VA-55E in 1946 (Reserve Squadron)
VA-55E redesignated VA-923 in January 1950 (Reserve Squadron)
VA-923 activated on July 20, 1950
VA-923 redesignated VA-125 on February 4, 1953
VA-125 disestablished on April 10, 1958
 
Second VA-125:
established as VA-26 on June 30, 1956
VA-26 redesignated VA-125 on April 11, 1958
VA-125 disestablished on October 1, 1977
AIRCRAFT:
First VA-125:
Douglas AD-3/4/5/6/7 Skyraider (1953-58)
  
Second VA-125:
(year received the aircraft)
Douglas AD-5 (A-1E) Skyraider (1960)
Douglas A4D-1 Skyhawk (1958)
Douglas A4D-2 (A-4B) Skyhawk (1958)
Douglas A4D-2N (A-4C) Skyhawk (1960)
Douglas A-4E Skyhawk (1962)
Douglas A-4F Skyhawk (1968)
Douglas TA-4F Skyhawk (1966)
Ling-Temco-Vought A-7A Corsair II (1969)
Ling-Temco-Vought A-7B Corsair II (1969)
Ling-Temco-Vought A-7C Corsair II (1975)
 
 
DEPLOYMENTS:
First VA-125:
May 1951 - December 1951 with CVG-102 aboard USS Bon Homme Richard (CV 31)
September 1952 - May 1953 with CVG-102 aboard USS Oriskany (CV 34)
March 1954 - October 1954 with CVG-12 aboard USS Boxer (CVA 21)
August 1955 - March 1956 with CVG-12 aboard USS Hancock (CVA 19)
April 1957 - October 1957 with CVG-12 aboard USS Lexington (CVA 16)

Type
Air Units - Fixed Wing

Existing/Disbanded
Redesignated

Parent Unit
Fixed Wing

Strength
Air Squadron

Created/Owned By
Not Specified
   

Last Updated: Sep 30, 2019
   
   
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4 Members Also There at Same Time
VA-923

Cook, Orville Melvin, LT, (1942-1951) OFF 131X Lieutenant
Bailey, William Coulter, CDR, (1944-1969) OFF 6302 Lieutenant Junior Grade
Hudson, James Alexander, LTJG, (1950-1952) OFF 131X Lieutenant Junior Grade
Savage, James Aloysius, LT, (1942-1951) OFF Lieutenant

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