Goldsmith, Nathan, Maj

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Current Service Status
USAF Retired
Current/Last Rank
Current/Last Primary AFSC/MOS
Current/Last AFSC Group
Primary Unit
1973-1974, 1051C, HQ USAF Chief of Staff (HQ USAF/CC), Air Force Office of the Chief of Staff
Previously Held AFSC/MOS
30131-Apprentice Aircraft Electronic Navigation Equipment Repairman
30171-Aircraft Electronic Navigation Equipment Maintenance Technician
30171-Aircraft Electronic Navigation Equipment Technician
99000-Basic Airman
1055A-Pilot Troop Carrier
8-Air Attache
Service Years
1952 - 1974
Foreign Language(s)
Officer Collar Insignia

 Official Badges 

Air Force Retired

 Unofficial Badges 

C-130 Hercules 1000 Hour C-130 Hercules 2000 Hour Tiger Brigade

 Military Association Memberships
Navy League of the United StatesBella VistaAir Force Memorial (AFM)
  1985, Navy League of the United States - Assoc. Page
  2002, Military Officers Association of America (MOAA), Bella Vista (Bella Vista, Arkansas) [Verified] - Chap. Page
  2015, Air Force Memorial (AFM) [Verified] - Assoc. Page

 Additional Information
What are you doing now:
Not a lot. Building model ships; reading a great deal (fiction & non-fiction).
Other Comments:
Municipal Judge, Oak Point, TX 1980's
Mayor, Oak Point, TX 1990's
Commodore, DCYC, Oak Point TX 1987
Aerospace Employment after USAF retirement with:
   SA Alkan et Cie, Paris, France
    Rediffusion Simulation Systems, UK
    Hughes Simulation Systems, TX
    Merit Technology, TX
    DataFlight Europe, Copenhagen DK

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 Ribbon Bar

Aviator (Senior)

 National Guard Awards

 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1952, Basic Military Training (Lackland AFB, TX), 1022
 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
US Air ForceSupport Units38th Bombardment Wing, Tactical822nd Bombardment Squadron, Tactical
3535th Navigator Training Wing (Staff)Officer Candidate School (OCS)School Assignments61st Troop Carrier Squadron
40th Troop Carrier Squadron3201st Air Base Group310th Air Commando Squadron (Troop Carrier)315th Air Division
3902nd Air Base WingTactical Air Warfare Center, Tactical Air Command (TAC)Department of Defense (DOD)Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA)
Air Force Office of the Chief of Staff
  1953-1954, 30131, Air Force Training Wings
  1954-1956, 30171, 6th Short Range Navigation (SHORAN) Beacon Squadron
  1955-1957, 38th Bombardment Wing, Tactical
  1956-1957, 30171, 822nd Bombardment Squadron, Tactical
  1958-1959, 30171, 3535th Navigator Training Wing (Staff)
  1958-1959, 99000, Officer Candidate School (OCS)
  1959-1960, 1051A, Pilot Training Classes 60- thru 69- (PBOC/ENJJPT/JSUPT/UPT/JSTAR/JSUNT/UNT)
  1960-1960, 1051A, Pilot Training Classes 60- thru 69- (PBOC/ENJJPT/JSUPT/UPT/JSTAR/JSUNT/UNT)
  1960-1962, 61st Troop Carrier Squadron
  1962-1963, 1051B, 40th Troop Carrier Squadron
  1964-1964, 3201st Air Base Group
  1964-1965, 1051C, 310th Air Commando Squadron (Troop Carrier)
  1965-1967, 1051C, 315th Air Division
  1968-1968, 1055A, 3902nd Air Base Wing
  1969-1971, 1051B, Tactical Air Warfare Center, Tactical Air Command (TAC)
  1971-1973, 1051B, United States Defense Attache Office (USDAO)
  1971-1973, 8, Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA)
  1973-1974, 1051C, HQ USAF Chief of Staff (HQ USAF/CC), Air Force Office of the Chief of Staff
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1971-1973 Non-operation sorties/missions over Cambodia2
 Colleges Attended 
University of Nebraska, OmahaUniversity of West Florida
  1965-1966, University of Nebraska, Omaha
  1969-1971, University of West Florida
  1980-1981, University of Dallas
 My Aircraft/Missiles
F-86 Sabre  B-57 Canberra  T-28 Trojan  T-34 Mentor  
C-130 Hercules  T-33 Shooting Star (T-Bird)  T-29 Flying Classroom  C-54 Skymaster  
C-123 Provider  U-3 Blue Canoe  C-47 Skytrain/Dakota  U-10 Super Courier  
U-10 Super Courier  
  1953-1954, F-86 Sabre
  1955-1957, B-57 Canberra
  1959-1960, T-28 Trojan
  1960-1960, T-34 Mentor
  1960-1964, C-130 Hercules
  1961-1961, T-33 Shooting Star (T-Bird)
  1963-1963, T-29 Flying Classroom
  1963-1964, C-54 Skymaster
  1964-1965, C-123 Provider
  1967-1969, U-3 Blue Canoe
  1971-1974, C-47 Skytrain/Dakota
  1972-1973, U-10 Super Courier1
  1972-1973, U-10 Super Courier
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