Theodore Dowd



Preferred Name: 
Ted

Nickname/Call Sign: Ted Tiger O-1

Date of Birth: 1936 (November 2, 2019)

Highest Military Grade Held: Lieutenant Colonel

Hometown: Southold Bay, NY

Biography

Units Assigned

  • 1963, 1964-1965 526th Tactical Fighter Squadron/354th Tactical Fighter Wing, Myrtle Beach AFB, SC (F-100)
  • 1967 Air Command & Staff College, Maxwell AFB, AL
  • 1972-1973 Commander, Soestersburg AB, Netherlands  

Awards & Decorations

Flight Info

F-100

Military Education

  • 1967 Air Command & Staff College, Maxwell AFB, AL

Civilian Education

LTC Theodore “Ted” Dowd, Headed West, November 2, 2019
Ted’s wife Carol wrote to let us know that after battling Alzheimer’s for 10 years, Ted passed away peacefully at age 83, surrounded by his loving family. Ted valued his SSS friendships and liked looking at the photos in The Intake. Carol read the stories to him.
Carol has informed us that a Celebration of Life will be held next Summer according to Ted’s wishes and that his ashes will be spread near his beloved childhood home on Southold Bay.

Biography

Biography

Units - Education - Awards - Flight Info

Units Assigned

  • 1963, 1964-1965 526th Tactical Fighter Squadron/354th Tactical Fighter Wing, Myrtle Beach AFB, SC (F-100)
  • 1967 Air Command & Staff College, Maxwell AFB, AL
  • 1972-1973 Commander, Soestersburg AB, Netherlands  

Awards & Decorations

Flight Info

F-100

Military Education

  • 1967 Air Command & Staff College, Maxwell AFB, AL

Civilian Education

Photos
Headed West

LTC Theodore “Ted” Dowd, Headed West, November 2, 2019
Ted’s wife Carol wrote to let us know that after battling Alzheimer’s for 10 years, Ted passed away peacefully at age 83, surrounded by his loving family. Ted valued his SSS friendships and liked looking at the photos in The Intake. Carol read the stories to him.
Carol has informed us that a Celebration of Life will be held next Summer according to Ted’s wishes and that his ashes will be spread near his beloved childhood home on Southold Bay.

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