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1930 Don 2021

Don Emigholz

July 1, 1930 — March 16, 2021

United States Air Force Lieutenant Colonial (Retired) Don R Emigholz has recently passed away at 90 years old on February 19, 2021.

Record of service 1953 February 02 to his Separation date of 1980 January 31. (Honorable)

Air commander 2 years, Pilot, special tactics fighter 3 years, Air operations officer 5 years, Pilot, Tactical fighter 17 years and 2 months.

Decorations, Medals;

AMW50LC // AFCM // VSMwloLC // OCCM // AFOUA // RVCM // NDSMw1OLC // CRM // AFEM (Vietnam) // AGCM // AFLSAw6OLC // SAEMR // AFR900-48

Last of the "Sky Blazers" and inducted into the Thunderbird acrobatic team alumni.

Long time resident of Las Vegas. Survived by his wife Dorothy and children Don Jr and Dana.

Services; 18th of March at Boulder City Veteran's Cemetery at 8am

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Service Schedule

Past Services

Military Honors

Thursday, March 18, 2021

Starts at 8:00 am (Eastern time)

Southern Nevada Memorial Veterans Cemetery

1900 Veterans Memorial Dr, Boulder City, NV 89005

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