Cadet Carl Lindberg before his first meeting, 1958

Ribbons earned by Carl Lindberg: COP, Encampment; Blue, White, Red Achievement Ribbons

CAP Cadet History Project


Carl Lindberg joined CAP when he was 15 at Travis AFB, CA in 1958.  His time as a cadet was short, but accomplished, lasting about two years.  He was in CAP until his father, an Air Force officer, was transferred overseas.  He returned as a senior member, but always cherished his time as a cadet.