Robert Gobble


Preferred Name: Bob

Nickname/Call Sign: Bob

Date Of Birth: 07-23-1937

Highest Military Grade Held: Lt. Col. O5

Hometown: Beavercreek, OH

Biography

– Played on the Clemson Orange Bowl Team – 57; Sugar Bowl Team – 58

– 129 Combat missions Vietnam F-105D and F-105G Wild Weasel

Units Assigned

  • Aug 59-Jan 60, Malden AB, MO, T-34/T-28
  • Feb 60-July 60, Craig AFB, AL – T-34
  • Aug 60-Jan 61, Luke AFB, AZ – F-100C
  • Feb 61-April 61, Nellis AFB, NV, F-100D
  • May 61-Aug 62, 67TFS, Okinawa, – F-100D/F
  • Sept 62-May 64, 67 TFS, Okinawa, F-105D
  • June 64-Nov 64, 4485th Test Wing, Eglin – F-105D/F
  • Nov 64-Nov 65, 335 TFS, Seymour Johnson AFB, F-105D/F
  • Dec 65-July 66, 333rd TFS, Takli RTAB, F-105D
  • Aug 66-Aug 69, ATC, Webb AFB, T-38
  • Sept Feb 71-Jan 74, F-15 System Program Office (SPO), Wright Patterson AFB, OH, T-33
  • Feb/Mar 74, Nellis AFB, F-105G
  • April 74- Sept 74, 17th WWS, Korat RTAB, Thailand F105G
  • 74- 80 F15 SPO Program Manager/Asst Program Director
  • 85-91 F15E SPO Chief Engineer

Awards & Decorations

Flight Info

Military Education

  • SOS,
  • ICAF,
  • AWC

Civilian Education

  • BS Clemson University – 59
  • MS Georgia Tech – 71
  • MIT Sloan School – 85
Biography

Biography

– Played on the Clemson Orange Bowl Team – 57; Sugar Bowl Team – 58

– 129 Combat missions Vietnam F-105D and F-105G Wild Weasel

Units - Education - Awards - Flight Info

Units Assigned

  • Aug 59-Jan 60, Malden AB, MO, T-34/T-28
  • Feb 60-July 60, Craig AFB, AL – T-34
  • Aug 60-Jan 61, Luke AFB, AZ – F-100C
  • Feb 61-April 61, Nellis AFB, NV, F-100D
  • May 61-Aug 62, 67TFS, Okinawa, – F-100D/F
  • Sept 62-May 64, 67 TFS, Okinawa, F-105D
  • June 64-Nov 64, 4485th Test Wing, Eglin – F-105D/F
  • Nov 64-Nov 65, 335 TFS, Seymour Johnson AFB, F-105D/F
  • Dec 65-July 66, 333rd TFS, Takli RTAB, F-105D
  • Aug 66-Aug 69, ATC, Webb AFB, T-38
  • Sept Feb 71-Jan 74, F-15 System Program Office (SPO), Wright Patterson AFB, OH, T-33
  • Feb/Mar 74, Nellis AFB, F-105G
  • April 74- Sept 74, 17th WWS, Korat RTAB, Thailand F105G
  • 74- 80 F15 SPO Program Manager/Asst Program Director
  • 85-91 F15E SPO Chief Engineer

Awards & Decorations

Flight Info

Military Education

  • SOS,
  • ICAF,
  • AWC

Civilian Education

  • BS Clemson University – 59
  • MS Georgia Tech – 71
  • MIT Sloan School – 85