Class Of 1964 USAF Academy

Robert James Lemon

What's Been Happening

Pilot training at Laughlin AFB, TX (64-65)

Copilot/Aircraft Commander (B-52G) Ramey AFB, Puerto Rico (66-69)

Pilot/Instructor Pilot (C-123), 315 Tactical Airlift Wing, Phan Rang AB, SVN (69-70)

Aircraft Commander/Instructor Pilot 644 Bomb Sq (B-52H), 410th Bomb Wing, KI Sawyer AFB, MI (70-72)

Strategic Planner, JSTPS, SAC Hq, Offutt AFB, NE (72-74)

Student, Air Command and Staff College, Maxwell AFB, AL (74-75)

Faculty, Air Command and Staff College, Maxwell AFB, AL (75-77)

SALT II Negotiator, Strategic Negotiations OJCS Div J5, Geneva Switzerland (77-80)

Squadron Commander/Assistant Director of Operations 2nd BMW (B-52D), March AFB, CA (80-82)

Program and Resources (PRPFS), Director, Strategic Forces, Air Staff Pentagon (82-84)

Industrial College of the Armed Forces (R) (84-85)

Director of Operations, 379th BMW (B-52H), Wurtsmith AFB, MI (85)

Vice Commander, 97th BMW, Blytheville AFB, AR (85-86)

Director, Defense Mapping Agency, Aerospace Center, St Louis, MO (86-89)

Program Manager Teledyne CAE, Toledo, OH (89-91)

Program Manager, Honeywell International, 550 Route 55, Urbana OH (92-07)

Bob retired from USAF a Colonel, USAF on 31 January 1989. A Command Pilot, he is the recipient of 2 Defense Distinguished Service Medals, the Legion of Merit, the Distinguished Flying Cross, the Meritorious Service Medal, 8 Air Medals, and the Joint Service Commendation Medal. He holds an MBA Industrial Relations.

Wife: Kathy

Children: Bob, Kathy

(Transcribed with permission from USAFA 2014 Register of Graduates)
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