General William H. Fitch and Carlos Soto Join WATF Board of Directors at Annual General Meeting
...General William H. Fitch, USMC (Ret.) and Carlos A. Soto, General Manager for Fritz Companies joined the Board of Directors.
...William H. Fitch
, USMC (ret.) - General Fitch
has flown over 6,000 hours in tactical aircraft and has flown all tactical aircraft presently operational in the Marine Corps.In addition to the Silver Star, he
wears the Legion of Merit with Combat "V", the Distinguished Flying Cross, four Single Mission Air Medals, 25 Strike/Flight Air Medals, and two awards of the Navy Commendation Medal.General Fitch graduated from the University of Florida in 1950 and holds a master's degree in International Affairs from George Washington University.General Fitch was promoted to lieutenant general on July 1, 1982 when he assumed duty as Marine Corps Deputy Chief of Staff for Aviation.He served in this capacity until his retirement from the Marine Corps on September 1, 1984.