Clifford C. Landon


 

Preferred Name: Cliff

Nickname/Call Sign: 

Date of Birth: August 5, 1933

Highest Military Grade Held: Major

Hometown: Abingdon, IL

Biography

Units Assigned

  • UPT, Class 54Q, Columbus, OH/Greenville, MS
  • 1968-1969 90th Tactical Fighter Squadron, Bien Hoa AB, Vietnam
  • 1969-1969 79th Tactical Fighter Squadron/20th Tactical Fighter Wing, Woodbridge RAFS, England
  • 1969-1970 55th Tactical Fighter Squadron/20th Tactical Fighter Wing, Upper Heyford RAFS, England
  • 1970-1972 77th  Tactical Fighter Squadron/20th Tactical Fighter Wing, Upper Heyford RAFS, England

Awards & Decorations

Distinguished Flying Cross
Air Medal (with 10 Oak Leaf Clusters)
Vietnam Gallantry Cross
Vietnam ServiceMedal

Flight Info

F-100 D
F-86 E/F/D/L
F-101B
F-102A
L-20
Flight Hours: 3500
Missions: 185

Military Education

  • USAF Cadet
  • SOS

Civilian Education

  • 1965 University of Omaha, NE
Biography

Biography

Units - Education - Awards - Flight Info

Units Assigned

  • UPT, Class 54Q, Columbus, OH/Greenville, MS
  • 1968-1969 90th Tactical Fighter Squadron, Bien Hoa AB, Vietnam
  • 1969-1969 79th Tactical Fighter Squadron/20th Tactical Fighter Wing, Woodbridge RAFS, England
  • 1969-1970 55th Tactical Fighter Squadron/20th Tactical Fighter Wing, Upper Heyford RAFS, England
  • 1970-1972 77th  Tactical Fighter Squadron/20th Tactical Fighter Wing, Upper Heyford RAFS, England

Awards & Decorations

Distinguished Flying Cross
Air Medal (with 10 Oak Leaf Clusters)
Vietnam Gallantry Cross
Vietnam ServiceMedal

Flight Info

F-100 D
F-86 E/F/D/L
F-101B
F-102A
L-20
Flight Hours: 3500
Missions: 185

Military Education

  • USAF Cadet
  • SOS

Civilian Education

  • 1965 University of Omaha, NE
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