Howard “Tick” Loitwood



Preferred Name: 
Howard

Nickname/Call Sign: Tick

Date of Birth: January 25, 1939

Highest Military Grade Held:

Hometown: Gettysburg, SD

Biography

After service, I became an Airline Pilot for Continental and a USAir Captain. My spouse Barb and I have 3 daughters.

Units Assigned

  • 1967 G2 Aviation Cadet Pilot Training, Luke AFB, AZ (F-100)
  • 55th Tactical Fighter Squadron, Wethersfield RAFS, England
  • 401st Tactical Fighter Squadron, England AFB,
  • 612th/613th  Tactical Fighter Squadron
  • 90th Tactical Fighter Squadron, Bien Hoa AB, Vietnam (304 combat missions)

Awards & Decorations

Distinguished Flying Cross (2)
Air Medal (21 Oak Leaf Clusters)
AF Commendation Medal

Flight Info

F-100

Military Education

Civilian Education

Biography

Biography

After service, I became an Airline Pilot for Continental and a USAir Captain. My spouse Barb and I have 3 daughters.

Units - Education - Awards - Flight Info

Units Assigned

  • 1967 G2 Aviation Cadet Pilot Training, Luke AFB, AZ (F-100)
  • 55th Tactical Fighter Squadron, Wethersfield RAFS, England
  • 401st Tactical Fighter Squadron, England AFB,
  • 612th/613th  Tactical Fighter Squadron
  • 90th Tactical Fighter Squadron, Bien Hoa AB, Vietnam (304 combat missions)

Awards & Decorations

Distinguished Flying Cross (2)
Air Medal (21 Oak Leaf Clusters)
AF Commendation Medal

Flight Info

F-100

Military Education

Civilian Education

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