Donaldson, Henry, Maj

Air Operations
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Current Service Status
USAF Retired
Current/Last Rank
Current/Last Primary AFSC/MOS
1435Z-Air Operations Officer
Current/Last AFSC Group
Air Operations
Primary Unit
1969-1970, 1435Z, Tactical Air Command (TAC)
Previously Held AFSC/MOS
99000-Basic Airman
AAF MOS 1038-Navigator-Bombardier, Radar
1444-Forward Air Controller
1435F-Air Operations Officer
Service Years
1949 - 1970
Foreign Language(s)
Voice Edition
Officer Collar Insignia

 Official Badges 

 Unofficial Badges 

 Military Associations and Other Affiliations
Order of DaedaliansReserve Organization of AmericaAir Force Association (AFA)Forward Air Controllers Association
Military Officers Association of America (MOAA)American LegionDistinguished Flying Cross Society (DFCS)
  1994, Order of Daedalians [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  1994, Reserve Organization of America [Verified]
  1995, Air Force Association (AFA) [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  2000, Forward Air Controllers Association
  2003, Military Officers Association of America (MOAA) [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  2011, American Legion [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  2011, Distinguished Flying Cross Society (DFCS) [Verified] - Assoc. Page

 Countries Deployed To or Visited
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 Ribbon Bar

Aviator (Senior)
Navigator Observer (basic)

 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1947, OSVET (Prior Other Service Veteran)
  1949, OSVET (Prior Other Service Veteran)
  1950, OSVET (Prior Other Service Veteran), Enlisted
 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
US Marine Corps (USMC)Formal Schools and Training Courses99th Bombardment Wing, Heavy40th Air Refueling Squadron, Medium
71st Air Refueling Squadron4514th Combat Crew Training Squadron (Cadre)4410th Special Operations Training Group21st Tactical Air Support Squadron
Tactical Air Command (TAC)
  1949-1950, US Marine Corps (USMC)
  1952-1952, 99000, Aviation Cadet Navigator Training Course
  1953-1953, Navigator/Bombardier Advanced Training Course, Mather AFB, Ca
  1954-1956, AAF MOS 1038, 99th Bombardment Wing, Heavy
  1957-1959, Pilot Training Course
  1959-1962, 1065B, 40th Air Refueling Squadron, Medium
  1962-1967, 1065C, 71st Air Refueling Squadron
  1967-1967, 1111B, 4514th Combat Crew Training Squadron (Cadre)
  1967-1967, 1444, 4410th Special Operations Training Group
  1968-1968, 21st Tactical Air Support Squadron
  1968-1969, 1435F, Direct Air Support Center Alpha (DASC-A), Military Assistance Command-Vietnam (MACV)
  1969-1970, 1435Z, Tactical Air Command (TAC)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1967-1969 Vietnam War
 Colleges Attended 
Florida State University
  1976-1979, Florida State University
 My Aircraft/Missiles
B-26 Marauder  T-29 Flying Classroom  B-36 Peacemaker  B-52 Stratofortress (Buff)  
B-25 Mitchell  T-28 Trojan  T-34 Mentor  KC-97 Stratotanker  
C-47 Skytrain/Dakota  KC-135 Stratotanker  F-100 Super Sabre  T-33 Shooting Star (T-Bird)  
O-1/L-19 Bird Dog  C-54 Skymaster  U-6 Beaver  
  1953-1953, B-26 Marauder
  1953-1955, T-29 Flying Classroom
  1955-1956, B-36 Peacemaker
  1956-1957, B-52 Stratofortress (Buff)
  1958-1958, B-25 Mitchell
  1958-1958, T-28 Trojan
  1958-1958, T-34 Mentor
  1959-1962, KC-97 Stratotanker
  1962-1969, C-47 Skytrain/Dakota
  1963-1967, KC-135 Stratotanker
  1967-1967, F-100 Super Sabre
  1967-1967, T-33 Shooting Star (T-Bird)
  1967-1969, O-1/L-19 Bird Dog
  1969-1970, C-54 Skymaster
  1969-1970, U-6 Beaver1
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