Dave Cottrill Interview for the Veterans' Voices Project
C. David "Dave" Cottrill (DOB: July 18, 1941) was sworn into the United States Air Force on June 3, 1973. He served as an Air Force Chaplain in several locations, including Sheppard Air Force Base, Texas, U-Tapao Royal Thai Naval Airfield, Thailand, Langley Air Force Base, Virginia, Ankara Air Station, Turkey, Scott AFB, Illinois, Ramstein Air Force Base, Germany, and Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio. Cottrill served in Operation Desert Storm. He was awarded the Air Force Commendation Medal, the Meritorious Service Medal, the Humanitarian Service Medal, and the Good Conduct Medal. Cottrill left the Air Force on June 3, 1993 after achieving the rank of Major.
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