|Name||Borling, John L.|
|Branch||U.S. Air Force|
|High School||Hirsch High School, Chicago, IL.|
|High School Activities||Football Team, Rifle Team, National Honor
Society,BattalionCmdr, JrROTC, Presdent, SeniorClass|
|Post High School||Auguatana College, Rock Island, IL. - 1 year
Univ of Illinios (Navy Pier) Chicago, IL. 1 semester|
|Academy Experiences||Ski Club, Hunting Club, Gun Club, Prot. Choir,
Bridge Club, Fishing Club, Forensic Club, Glee
Club,Supt's List (4 semesters), Comm's List (3
|Academic Degree Major||BS- Humanities - 15 hrs|
|Active Duty Assignments Before Capture||Plt Tng. Laredo AFB, TX.
Plt F-4C 433TFSq, George AFB, CA.
Plt F-4C 433TFSq, Ubon AB, Thai|
|Combat Information||SEA Tour Commenced 13 Dec, 1965. Flew 97 combat
missions in the F-4C, Volunteered&Approved for
another 100 mission tour|
|Capture Mission||On 1 June, 1966, F-4c struckby intense ground fire
folowed by explosion andlarge fireball. No chutes
observed nor beeper heard.|
|MIA Information and Dates||1 June, Changed to captured - 17 Jan, 1967|
|POW Locations and Dates||1 June 1966- Hanoi North Vietnam|
|Rank at Capture||1st Lt|
|Rank at Release||Capt|
|Military and Civilian Jobs after Release||T-38 Recurrency Tng. Randolph AFB, TX.
F-4 Plt, 35TFWg. George AFB, CA.
White House Fellow, Wash. DC.
Armed Forces Staff College Norfolk, VA.
Ast Ops Off, 71 TFSq. Langley AFB. VA.
Cmdr. 94TFSq. Langley AFB, VA.
Natl War College, Wash. DC.
Hq USAF XOO Pentagon, VA.
Base Cmdr. 86CSG, Ramstein AB. Ger.
Cmdr. 86 TFGp, Ramstein AB. Ger.
Asst CofS/Exec Off SHAPE, Bel.
Exec to CinC Sac. Offutt AFB, NE.
Cmdr. 57thAD SAC, Minot AFB, ND.
Asst DCS Ops HqSac, Offutt AFB. NE
Dir Ops Req, Hq USAF, Pentagon, VA.
DCOS Air/SrUSQ AFNORTH Shape, Asst DCS Ops, DCS
Ops,SAC; Stavanger, Norway
Pre & CEO United Way, Chicago, IL.
Chmn. Performance Consulting Gp. Norman, OK.;
|Aeronautical Speciality Rating||Command Pilot|
|Notable Military & Civilian Decorations & Awards||DSSM(2), DSM, SS, DSM, LM(2), DFC(2), BS(3),
PH(2),MSM(2), AM(6), AFCM(3)
George Washington Honor Medal, Outstanding Young Men
of America, Good Scout Award, Cmdr in the King's
|Comments||Senior Government Management, Harvard Univ. - 1997
Author - "Taps on the Walls"