George Armstrong

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1967-8 Cruisebook photo L-R: Chief Maze, George Armstrong, Phil Fuller, Eric Peterson

   
Awarded the Air Medal for the rescue of Capt. Marvin V. Mayfield, USAF - 27 July 1966
   
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Read rescue synopsis - Crewmember accounts of rescue and pictures

 
   
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Read more about the rescue efforts as described in "Leave No Man Behind - the Saga of Combat Search and Rescue" by George Galdorisi and Tom Phillips. This excerpt used with the gracious permission of the authors. The book can be ordered from Amazon.com and many other book sellers.
   
Awarded the Navy Commendation Medal for the rescue of Lcdr William Isenhour, USN - 7 July 1966

 

 
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Read rescue synopsis

 
   
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Read more about the rescue efforts as described in "Leave No Man Behind - the Saga of Combat Search and Rescue" by George Galdorisi and Tom Phillips. This excerpt used with the gracious permission of the authors. The book can be ordered from Amazon.com and many other book sellers.
   

George Armstrong, Dave and Ed Marsyla on SAR stand-by aboard the USS Constellation (CVA-64) as part of SAR Det C in 1966

Updated: 04/24/11