Doyal Leon Wyrick

 


 

Preferred Name: 

Nickname/Call Sign: Champ

Date Of Birth: April 6, 1932

Highest Military Grade Held: Lieutenant Colonel, O5

Hometown: Kokomo, IN

Biography

Nothing like flying combat! I ended up with 962 missions and 1062 hours of combat

Units Assigned

  • Sep 1951 – Dec 1951 Basic training Sampson AFB, NY
  • Dec 1951 – Aug 1952 A and E Mechanics School, Sheppard AFB , TX
  • Aug 1952 – Dec 1952 KB- 29 Crew chief, Lockborne AFB, OH
  • Jan 1953 – Mar 1953 Preflight Lackland AFB, TX
  • Apr 1953 – Sep 1953 Primary Filght School Stallings AB, NC PA-18, T-6
  • Sep 1953 – Feb 1954 Basic Flight School, Webb AFB, TX T-28, T-33
  • Mar 1954 – Jun 1954 Gunnery Training, Nellis AFB, NV F-86
  • Jul 1954 – Jun 1958 Foster AFB, TX F-86, F00C.
  • Jul 1958 – Dec 1961 Bitburg AB, GE F-100 C/F, F-105
  • Jan 1962 – Feb 1966 Nellis AFB, NV F-105
  • Feb 1966 – Feb1967 Vietnam FAC for Big Red One. O-1, UH-1
  • Feb 1967 – Oct 1969 Nellis AFB, NV F-105B/D/F
  • Oct 1969 – Feb 1970 AFSC Norfork, VA
  • Feb 1970 – Sep1970 Nellis AFB, NV F-105 WW
  • Sep 1970 – Aug 1974 Hdq. TAC, Langley AFB, VA T-39
  • Aug 1974 – Aug1975 Osan AB. Korea T-33
  • Sep 1975 – Mar 1982 Chief Base Ops and Training, Vice Base Commander England AFB, LA
  • March 1982 Retired with 32 Years in the USAF

Awards & Decorations

Flight Info

Military Education

  • Basic Training 1951
  • A and E Mechanics School 1952
  • AGOS 1954
  • AFSC 1969
  • National Nuclear Weapons capabilities and Design course 1971

Civilian Education

  • Kokomo High School 1950, Some College
Biography

Biography

Nothing like flying combat! I ended up with 962 missions and 1062 hours of combat

Units - Education - Awards - Flight Info

Units Assigned

  • Sep 1951 – Dec 1951 Basic training Sampson AFB, NY
  • Dec 1951 – Aug 1952 A and E Mechanics School, Sheppard AFB , TX
  • Aug 1952 – Dec 1952 KB- 29 Crew chief, Lockborne AFB, OH
  • Jan 1953 – Mar 1953 Preflight Lackland AFB, TX
  • Apr 1953 – Sep 1953 Primary Filght School Stallings AB, NC PA-18, T-6
  • Sep 1953 – Feb 1954 Basic Flight School, Webb AFB, TX T-28, T-33
  • Mar 1954 – Jun 1954 Gunnery Training, Nellis AFB, NV F-86
  • Jul 1954 – Jun 1958 Foster AFB, TX F-86, F00C.
  • Jul 1958 – Dec 1961 Bitburg AB, GE F-100 C/F, F-105
  • Jan 1962 – Feb 1966 Nellis AFB, NV F-105
  • Feb 1966 – Feb1967 Vietnam FAC for Big Red One. O-1, UH-1
  • Feb 1967 – Oct 1969 Nellis AFB, NV F-105B/D/F
  • Oct 1969 – Feb 1970 AFSC Norfork, VA
  • Feb 1970 – Sep1970 Nellis AFB, NV F-105 WW
  • Sep 1970 – Aug 1974 Hdq. TAC, Langley AFB, VA T-39
  • Aug 1974 – Aug1975 Osan AB. Korea T-33
  • Sep 1975 – Mar 1982 Chief Base Ops and Training, Vice Base Commander England AFB, LA
  • March 1982 Retired with 32 Years in the USAF

Awards & Decorations

Flight Info

Military Education

  • Basic Training 1951
  • A and E Mechanics School 1952
  • AGOS 1954
  • AFSC 1969
  • National Nuclear Weapons capabilities and Design course 1971

Civilian Education

  • Kokomo High School 1950, Some College