|CDR Robert Jelene Perkinson|
|Birth: ||Sep. 5, 1919|
New York, USA
|Death: ||Dec. 26, 1951|
Ensign R. J. Perkinson, USNR, was designated Naval Aviator #7045 in 1941. Entered active service via the pre-war Aviaton Cadet (AVCAD) program. Accepted USN commission in 1945.
Commander Perkinson was lost at sea (one of two fatalities) when his P2V-3 NEPTUNE patrol plane was forced to ditch while on a night mission off the coast of Korea.
s/o Marion "Howard" and Lois (Jelene) Perkinson. Married former Miss Hilda Marie Hayno.
Body lost at sea
Created by: Mike Weeks
Record added: Mar 16, 2011
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