Carle, Richard, Maj

Air Operations
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Current Service Status
USAF Retired
Current/Last Rank
Current/Last Primary AFSC/MOS
1545A-Air Operations Officer
Current/Last AFSC Group
Air Operations
Primary Unit
1958-1961, 77150, 7100th Air Police Squadron
Previously Held AFSC/MOS
77130-Apprentice Air Policeman
77150-Air Policeman
Service Years
1954 - 1974
Officer Collar Insignia

 Official Badges 

Military Airlift Command United States Air Forces Europe Air Force Air Police Badge (1960-1966) Combat Crew

Air Force Retired Air Commando Air Police Arm Brassard Mishap-Free Flying Hour Award 5,000 Hrs

 Unofficial Badges 

US Air Force Honorable Discharge C-5 Galaxy 1000 Hour C-5 Galaxy 2000 Hour C-141 Starlifter 1000 Hour

C-141 Starlifter 2000 Hour C-141 Starlifter 5000 Hour

 Countries Deployed To or Visited
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Navigator Observer (Senior)

 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
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  1954, Basic Military Training (Parks AFB, CA), 3277/06
  1961, Officer Candidate School (OCS) (Lackland AFB, TX), 51
 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
School AssignmentsAir Police Units7100th Air Police Squadron3565th Navigator Training Wing (Staff)
44th Air Transport Squadron4th Air Commando Squadron3rd Military Airlift Squadron
  1955-1955, 77130, Air Base Defense School, Parks AFB, CA
  1955-1958, 77150, 9th Air Police Squadron
  1955-1958, 77150, 9th Air Police Squadron
  1958-1961, 77150, 7100th Air Police Squadron
  1962-1963, 3565th Navigator Training Wing (Staff)
  1963-1967, 1545A, 44th Air Transport Squadron
  1967-1968, 1545A, 4th Air Commando Squadron
  1968-1974, 1545A, 3rd Military Airlift Squadron
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1967-1968 (FOB) Pleiku Air Base
  1967-1968 Vietnam Air Offensive, Phase II Campaign (1967-68)
  1973-1973 Operation Nickel Grass (Israel)
 Reflections on Service
Please describe who or what influenced your decision to join the Air Force.
If you participated in any military operations, including combat, humanitarian and peacekeeping operations, please describe those which made a lasting impact on you and, if life-changing, in what way?
 Colleges Attended 
American River College, SacramentoCalifornia State University, Sacramento
  1974-1975, American River College, Sacramento
  1975-1976, California State University, Sacramento
 My Aircraft/Missiles
T-29 Flying Classroom  C-135 Stratolifter  C-141 Starlifter  AC-47 Spooky/Puff  
C-5 Galaxy  
  1962-1962, T-29 Flying Classroom
  1963-1964, C-135 Stratolifter
  1965-1971, C-141 Starlifter
  1967-1968, AC-47 Spooky/Puff
  1971-1974, C-5 Galaxy1
 Other News, Events and Photographs
  May 11, 2018, General Photos1
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