Jan. 24, 1918 Elizabeth Allegheny County Pennsylvania, USA
May 26, 2006 Quincy Plumas County California, USA
Ensign J. B. Filson, USNR, was designated Nval Aviator #7254 in 1941. Entered active serive via the pre-war Aviation Cadet (AVCAD) program. Served in the ETO during WW II, flying PB2Ys out of Dunkeswell, England.
Commander Filson, USN, retired from active service in 1960.