Ellison Shoji Onizuka (June 24, 1946 – January 28, 1986) was an American astronaut from Kealakekua, Hawaii.
Born in Kealakekua, Kona, Hawaii, USA.
Bachelor of Science in Aerospace Engineering and Master of Science in Aerospace Engineering, University of Colorado. Participated in Air Force ROTC. During his Air Force career, he was awarded the Meritorious Service Medal and the National Defense Service Medal.
"United States Social Security Death Index," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JBWM-BMD : 20 May 2014), Ellison Onizuka, Jan 1986; citing U.S. Social Security Administration, Death Master File, database (Alexandria, Virginia: National Technical Information Service, ongoing).