The Tailhook Educational Foundation
Captain AUGUSTUS E. “GUS” BREWER, USMC, MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Jon R. Winthrop, Chairman and CEO, The Air Group, Inc., Van Nuys, California
Florida State University
This award is made in the name of Captain Augustus E. Brewer, USMC, who served with distinction during the 1950s and 1960s as a fighter pilot in the western Pacific. He also served as a flight instructor and Marine Air Group staff officer. As a civilian, Captain Brewer resided in San Diego, California where he volunteered as the squadron historian for VMFA-323. He died in May 2000.