Don Stanford

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1966 Cruisebook photo 967-8 Cruisebook photo, L-R: Don Stanford, Dale Myers, Ken Burns (in cap) Don in 2009
 
Awarded the Air Medal for the rescue of 1st Lt John Casper, USAF - 14 September 1966
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Doug Heggie, Leon Houghlum, unknown crewman (possibly Bernie Reilly) and Don pose in front of a SAR bird during the 1966 Cruise

Don, Bernie Reilly, Dan Sanders and Don Carroll in 1966 in B307L, the A/C berthing compartment on the Kearsarge

L-R: Larry Wahl, Don, Ken Burns, Dale Myers - pose in front of Big Mother 74 - SAR Det B, USS Coral Sea (CVA 43) - Yankee Station, November 1967

     

L-R: Ken Burns and Don in doorway with Dale Myers barely visible in pilot's seat in background - SAR Det B, USS Coral Sea (CVA 43) - Yankee Station, November 1967

L-R: Ken Burns, Dale Myers and Don pre-flighting #2 engine on a SAR bird Larry Wahl and Don Stanford pre-flight for a hop during the 1967-8 cruise
     
Don inside a SH-3A with AQS-13 sonar Don airborne in a Big Mutha SAR bird Same SAR bird looking forward
     
   
  On deck USS Chicago (CG-11)  

Updated: 04/03/11