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The Tailhook Educational Foundation

2018 Scholarships

Nicholas Romano

Nicholas Romano

Captain AUGUSTUS E. “GUS” BREWER, USMC, MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

Sponsored by

Jon R. Winthrop, Chairman and CEO, The Air Group, Inc., Van Nuys, California

Awarded To

Nicholas Romano

Yardley, Pennsylvania

Florida State University

Scholarship Description

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.