|Name||Black, Jon D.|
|Branch||U.S. Air Force|
|Home Town||Johnson City|
|High School||Science Hill High School, Johnson City, TN.|
|High School Activities||Track, Pistol & Rifle Team, Boy Scouts, Class President, Boys State, Debate Club, Pep Club, Choir, Civil Air Patrol, High School ROTC Drum & Bugle Team|
|Post High School|| |
|Academy Experiences||lacrosse Culb, Gymnastics, Cheerleader, Protestent Choir, Ski Club|
|Academic Degree Major||BS - Unspec.|
|Active Duty Assignments Before Capture||Plt Tng, 3640th PTW Lerado Ab TX.
Instr Plt. 3640th PTW Lerado Ab TX.
Flt Emnr 1001 Ops Sq. Andrews AFB, MD.
F-4C Plt Tng, George AFB, CA.
Plt. F-4c, 555th TFSq. Ubon AB, Thai|
|Combat Information||Date of Southeast Asia tour commenced on 11 September, 1967|
|Capture Mission||#2 in flt of four F-4Cs struck by ground fire over North Vietnam, ejected w/good parachute. Captured after original report of MIA|
|MIA Information and Dates||Shot down on 27 Oct. 1967 and listed as MIA. Sufficient evidence recvd. on 17 November to change MIA to captured status
|POW Locations and Dates||North Vietnam|
|Rank at Capture||Capt|
|Rank at Release||Capt|
|Military and Civilian Jobs after Release||Plt. 59th FISq, Kingsley Fld, OR.
3345 Tech Sch, Presidio Monteray, CA.
Sq Cmdr, InterAmerican AF Acad, Albrook CZ.
Sq Off Sch, Maxwell AFB, AL.
Action Off P&P HqUSAFSO, Albrook AFB, CZ
InstPlt, 25 TFSq, Vance AFB, OK.
Cmd. Acquisitions Div. HqATC, Randolph AFB, TX.
Tng Plns Spec, Vought Corp, Dallas TX.
Yacht Broker/Salesman Inland Sailboats Co. Dallas, TX.
SrInst B-747 Flt Crew Gnd Tng, Saudi Arabian Airlines
DC-9 Crew Tng Inst US Air Airlines|
|Aeronautical Speciality Rating||Pilot|
|Notable Military & Civilian Decorations & Awards||1 DFC 2 MSMs 1 AM|