Marchon, Donald, Maj

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Current Service Status
USAF Retired
Current/Last Rank
Current/Last Primary AFSC/MOS
Current/Last AFSC Group
Primary Unit
1972-1975, 1021A, North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD)
Previously Held AFSC/MOS
6-Pilot Trainee
1435C-Air Operations Officer
Service Years
1955 - 1975

 Official Badges 

NORAD Command Badge Combat Crew Air Force JROTC Instructors

 Unofficial Badges 

 Military Association Memberships
Post 8463, Harney Point Post
  2011, Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW), Post 8463, Harney Point Post (Cape Coral, Florida) [Verified] - Chap. Page

 Additional Information

What are you doing now:

Caring for Goldie a Cocker Spaniel and fishing in the Gulf of Mexico.


Other Comments:
Not Specified


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 Unit Assignments
US Air Force3560th Pilot Training WingSchool AssignmentsAir Force Bases/ Installations
709th Aircraft Control and Warning Squadron98th Fighter-Interceptor Squadron52nd Fighter Wing7th Air Force
5th Air ForceNorth American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD)
  1955-1956, 6, Bartow Air Base
  1956-1957, 6, 3560th Pilot Training Wing
  1956-1957, 1021A, 54-06 UPT
  1957-1958, 1025A, Moody Air Force Base
  1964-1965, 1435C, 709th Aircraft Control and Warning Squadron
  1965-1968, 1045F, 98th Fighter-Interceptor Squadron
  1968-1968, 52nd Fighter Wing
  1969-1970, 7th Air Force
  1970-1972, 5th Air Force
  1972-1975, 1021A, North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD)
 Reflections on Service
Please describe who or what influenced your decision to join the Air Force.
Whether you were in the service for several years or as a career, please describe the direction or path you took. What was your reason for leaving?
From your entire military service, describe any memories you still reflect back on to this day.
Of all the medals, awards, formal presentations and qualification badges you received, or other memorabilia, which one is the most meaningful to you and why?
What profession did you follow after your military service and what are you doing now? If you are currently serving, what is your present occupational specialty?
What military associations are you a member of, if any? What specific benefits do you derive from your memberships?
In what ways has serving in the military influenced the way you have approached your life and your career? What do you miss most about your time in the service?
Based on your own experiences, what advice would you give to those who have recently joined the Air Force?
In what ways has helped you remember your military service and the friends you served with.
 Colleges Attended 
Brooklyn CollegeTemple University
  1951-1955, Brooklyn College
  1980-1982, Temple University
 My Aircraft/Missiles
AT-6 Texan  F-94 Starfire  T-33 Shooting Star (T-Bird)  B-25 Mitchell  
F-101 Voodoo  RF-101C Voodoo  T-39 Sabreliner  
  1956-1957, AT-6 Texan1
  1957-1959, F-94 Starfire
  1957-1974, T-33 Shooting Star (T-Bird)1
  1958-1960, B-25 Mitchell
  1963-1968, F-101 Voodoo2
  1968-1969, RF-101C Voodoo
  1970-1974, T-39 Sabreliner
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