Magee, F. Hugh, CDR

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Last Rank
Last Primary NEC
131X-Unrestricted Line Officer - Pilot
Last Rating/NEC Group
Line Officer
Primary Unit
Service Years
1952 - 1974
Official/Unofficial US Navy Certificates
Cold War
Gulf of Tonkin Yacht Club
Order of the Shellback
Order of the Golden Dragon
Plank Owner
Voice Edition

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Year of Birth
This Military Service Page was created/owned by CDR Michael H. Magee (Max) to remember Magee, F. Hugh (Busy Bee), CDR USN(Ret).

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Contact Info
Home Town
Fairfield, CT
Last Address
2045 Skyline Dr. #104
Lemon Grove

Date of Passing
Jan 17, 2016
Location of Interment
Not Specified
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

 Official Badges 

US Navy Retired 20

 Unofficial Badges 

Order of the Shellback Order of the Golden Dragon Gulf of Tonkin Yacht Club Cold War Veteran

 Military Associations and Other Affiliations
Groton BaseTailhook AssociationMilitary Officers Association of America (MOAA)Military Order of the Purple Heart
Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW)Disabled American Veterans (DAV)Post 201
  1956, United States Submarine Veterans, Inc. (USSVI), Groton Base (Member) (Groton, Connecticut) [Verified] - Chap. Page
  1960, Tailhook Association
  1974, Military Officers Association of America (MOAA) [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  1975, Military Order of the Purple Heart [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  1979, Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW) [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  1985, Disabled American Veterans (DAV) [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  2011, American Legion, Post 201 (Member) (San Diego, California) [Verified] - Chap. Page

 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Other Comments:
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 Ribbon Bar
Naval Aviator Wings
Submarine Enlisted Badge

 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1953, Recruit Training (Bainbridge, MD), 3321
  1956, Naval Aviation Cadet Program/Navy Pre-flight School (Pensacola, FL), 441
 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
Commander Navy Reserve Forces Command (COMNAVRESFORCOM)Formal Schools and Training CoursesSubmarine School Enlisted Basic(ST) Fleet Sonar A School
USS Cavalla (SSK-244)COMSUBDEVGRU TWO (CSDG-2), COMNAVSUBFORUSS Barracuda (SST-3)Naval Aviation Preflight Indoctrination (API), NAS Pensacola, FL
NAAF Chase Field, TXVF-94 Mighty ShrikesCommander Carrier Air Wing 9 (CVW-9), Commander, Naval Air Force, U.S. Pacific Fleet (COMNAVAIRPAC)Survival, Evasion, Resistance and Escape (SERE) Course
USS Ranger (CVA-61)VA-94 ShrikesVA-55USS Ticonderoga (CVA-14)
Carrier Air Group 5 (CVG-5)USS Constellation (CVA-64)VA-125 Rough RidersVA-146 Blue Diamonds
Carrier Air Group 14 (CVG-14)Jungle Environment Survival Training (JEST) CourseVA-44 HornetsUSS Midway (CVA-41)
  1952-1953, NMCRC New Haven, CT
  1954-1954, (ET) Electronics Technician A School (Radar Strand)
  1954-1955, Submarine School Enlisted Basic
  1955-1955, (ST) Fleet Sonar A School
  1955-1956, USS Cavalla (SSK-244)
  1956-1956, USS Barracuda (SST-3)
  1956-1957, Naval Aviation Preflight Indoctrination (API), NAS Pensacola, FL
  1957-1957, Primary Flight Training, NAS Whiting Field, FL
  1958-1958, NAAF Chase Field, TX
  1958-1959, VF-94 Mighty Shrikes
  1958-1961, 00X, Commander Carrier Air Wing 9 (CVW-9), Commander, Naval Air Force, U.S. Pacific Fleet (COMNAVAIRPAC)
  1959-1959, Survival, Evasion, Resistance and Escape (SERE) Course
  1959-1961, USS Ranger (CVA-61)
  1959-1961, VA-94 Shrikes
  1961-1962, VA-55
  1961-1962, USS Ticonderoga (CVA-14)
  1961-1962, Carrier Air Group 5 (CVG-5)
  1962-1962, USS Constellation (CVA-64)
  1962-1965, VA-125 Rough Riders
  1965-1968, VA-146 Blue Diamonds
  1965-1968, Carrier Air Group 14 (CVG-14)
  1966-1966, USS Ranger (CVA-61)
  1966-1966, Jungle Environment Survival Training (JEST) Course
  1967-1967, USS Constellation (CVA-64)
  1968-1969, VA-44 Hornets
  1970-1972, USS Midway (CVA-41)
  1972-1974, COMLATWINGPAC
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1964-1973 Yankee Station, North Vietnam
  1965-1968 Operation Rolling Thunder I1
  1965-1966 Dixie Station, South Vietnam
  1966-1967 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase II Campaign (66-67)
  1971-1971 Vietnam War/Consolidation I Campaign (71)
  1972-1972 Vietnam War/Vietnam Cease-fire Campaign (72-73)/Operation Linebacker II
 Colleges Attended 
College of the Sequoias, Visalia CACalifornia State University, FresnoEmbry-Riddle Aeronautical University
  1975-1976, College of the Sequoias, Visalia CA
  1977-1978, California State University, Fresno1
  1987-1989, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University2
 Other News, Events and Photographs
  Blue Angels1
  Dec 10, 1953, Boot Camp2
  Dec 04, 1956, Preflight Cruise1
  May 14, 1957, Preflight Buddies - Class 44-564
  Dec 18, 1957, NAVCAD BzB2
  Jul 03, 1958, My first CO2
  Jun 07, 1960, VA-944
  Aug 17, 1962, 5000th Landing CVA-641
  Jan 15, 1966, VA-146 Officers - 1965-662
  Apr 05, 1966, Flak Hit 13
  May 07, 1966, Busy Bee 6041
  Jun 25, 1966, "Busy Bee 604" MAYDAY2
  Jan 26, 1967, VA-146 Officers 19673
  Feb 01, 1967, City of Madera1
  Oct 06, 1967, DFC Mission Preflight3
  Feb 17, 1969, VA-442
  Feb 17, 1973, My "Bughawk"2
  Jan 01, 1974, Retired1
  Jan 01, 1974, Retired2
  Jun 20, 1985, Family Wedding5
  Oct 14, 1985, FSU Football1
  Nov 15, 1985, My Arizona Pad3
  Oct 15, 1988, Visit to Vietnam Wall1
  Dec 02, 2006, USS MIDWAY Museum 20066
  Apr 21, 2009, Busy Bee JR.12
  May 01, 2009, VFA-146 Today2
  Nov 11, 2009, Veterans Day3
  Mar 09, 2011, BzB Growing Up3
  Apr 12, 2011, New Logo Shirt4
  Apr 24, 2011, Forum Photos58
  Jul 22, 2012, General Photos1
  Dec 23, 2013, Message Photos1
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