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Dan King - 2017 EagleQuest Keynote Speaker Dan King - 2017 EagleQuest Keynote Speaker

Dan King – 2017 EagleQuest Keynote Speaker


Biographical Information:

Name – Dan King

Service – US ARMY

Rank – Chief Warrant Officer 2

Home – Southern Calif.

Time in Service- 5 years 8 Month’s

Locations Served – Fort Polk, La. [Basic], Ft. Wolters Tx. [Warrant Officer and Basic Flight Training] Fort Rucker Al. [ Advanced Flight Training]. Bearcat Vietnam [240th Assault Helicopter Company], Fort Carson Colorado. -283rd Assault Helicopter Company]

Combat Tours – 240th Assault Helicopter Company, Bearcat Vietnam 1969/70. 12 Month Tour.  Worked for South Vietnamese Air Force as Test Pilot Trainer [ after Major Overhaul] 1973/1974. In Vietnam when US pulled out all troops.

Awards and Decorations- Distinguished Flying Cross [June 1970], Air Medal  33 Awards [ one for every 25 Combat Missions ], Bronze Star, Vietnamese Cross of Gallantry [ Individual and Unit], Vietnamese Civic Action Medal [ Individual and Unit [ Note – I have others and will put together a complete list if requested]

Past President of The San Diego Chapter of the Distinguished Flying Cross Society.   


Hobbies- Automotive and Military Model Building

Past President of San Diego Model Car Club, Past Head Judge San Diego IPMS.

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