Gavin, Herbert James, Maj Gen

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Last Rank
Major General
Last Primary AFSC/MOS
00066-Air Commander
Last AFSC Group
Command and Control
Primary Unit
1970-1971, 474th Tactical Fighter Wing
Service Years
1942 - 1978
Major General

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Contact Info
Home Town
Last Address

Date of Passing
Jun 27, 2009
Location of Interment
Arlington National Cemetery - Arlington, Virginia
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Sec: 59, Site: 3789

 Official Badges 

Air Force Commander Headquarters Air Force Air Force Retired Defense Logistics Agency

 Unofficial Badges 

Cold War Medal

 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Not Specified
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Aviator (Command)

 National Guard Awards

 Unit Assignments
China-Burma-India (CBI)Air National Guard (ANG)Tactical Air Command (TAC)146th Fighter-Bomber Wing
Headquarters Command (HQ USAF)Air Force Logistics Command75th Tactical Reconnaissance Wing460th Tactical Reconnaissance Wing
United States Pacific Air Forces (PACAF)HQ Tactical Air Command, Tactical Air Command (TAC)474th Tactical Fighter Wing
  1943-1945, China-Burma-India (CBI)
  1946-1951, Air National Guard (ANG)
  1949-1952, Tactical Air Command (TAC)
  1951-1952, 146th Fighter-Bomber Wing
  1952-1956, Headquarters Command (HQ USAF)
  1958-1961, Air Force Logistics Command
  1966-1968, 75th Tactical Reconnaissance Wing
  1968-1969, 460th Tactical Reconnaissance Wing
  1968-1969, United States Pacific Air Forces (PACAF)
  1969-1970, HQ Tactical Air Command, Tactical Air Command (TAC)
  1970-1971, 474th Tactical Fighter Wing
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1941-1945 World War II
  1961-1973 Vietnam War
 Colleges Attended 
University of Maryland at BaltimoreGeorge Washington UniversityAir War College
  1945-1949, Northrop University
  1949-1949, University of Maryland at Baltimore
  1949-1949, George Washington University
  1965-1966, Air War College
 My Aircraft/Missiles
F-111 Aardvark  SR-71 Black Bird  
  1970-1971, F-111 Aardvark
  1975-1975, SR-71 Black Bird
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