Chird Bobbitt Military Awards
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Chird Travis Bobbitt
Born 1941 Providence, AR
Delivered at Hawkins Hospital

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Chird Bobbitt U.S. Air Force 1959-63 & 1965-81 
He worked in the 685xx (Data Processing) career field. This AFSC later became 511x0 (operations)

Squadron 3701 Flight 807 October 1959 Lackland AFB, TX    

Stationed at:
Lackland AFB, TX, Sheppard AFB, TX, Tyndall AFB, FL, MacDill AFB. FL,
 Ton San Nhut AFBPICTURES Viet Nam 1967-8
Ellington Field, TX,  Arnold AFS, TN, Woomera AU JDSCS, Whiteman AFB

Directory of Air Force Bases      Air Force Awards and Decorations  
IBM 402, 407, IBM 1401: The Mainframe  Burroughs B263 & B3500. IBM 360/85  

Chird's first access to a computer was on the IBM RAMAC 305 while stationed at Tyndall AFB in 1961 at Base Supply.

Air Force Commendation Medal Small Arms Marksmanship Ribbon Good Conduct Medal Army AF Good Conduct Medal **** AF Longevity Service Ribbon ****
        National Defense Service Medal                       Vietnam Service Medal
Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal  AF Outstanding  Unit Award
Space Medal