Rushetski, Anthony, ET2
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Last Rank
Petty Officer Second Class (E-5)
Last Primary Designator/NEC
ET-3353-Submarine Nuclear Propulsion Plant - Reactor Control
Last Rating/NEC Group
Electronics Technician
Last Duty Station
1962-1963, USS Thresher (SSN-593)
Service Years
1958 - 1963
ET-Electronics Technician

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Home State
New York
New York
Year of Birth
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Not Specified
Last Address
Allentown, PA

Casualty Date
Apr 10, 1963
Non Hostile- Died Other Causes
Other Cause
North Atlantic Ocean
Cold War Operations
Location of Interment
Not Specified
Wall/Plot Coordinates
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 Duty Stations
RTC Great Lakes, ILUS Navy/Formal SchoolsUS NavyUSS Independence (CVA-62)
USS Long Beach (CGN-9)Nuclear Power Training Command (NNPTC/NPTU)/NPTU Idaho FallsUSS Thresher (SSN-593)
  1958-1959, RTC Great Lakes, IL
  1959-1959, (ET) Electronics Technician A School
  1959-1960, 4th Naval District
  1960-1961, USS Independence (CVA-62)
  1961-1962, USS Long Beach (CGN-9)
  1962-1962, Nuclear Power Training Command (NNPTC/NPTU)/NPTU Idaho Falls
  1962-1963, USS Thresher (SSN-593)
 Recruit Training - Trainee/Instructor
  1958, Recruit Training (RTC Great Lakes, IL), UNKN
 Combat and Operations History
  1962-1962 NUSUBEX 2-62
  1963-1963 USS Thresher (SSN-593)
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Was a crewmember of USS THRESHER (SSN-593)

Most likely cause of the sinking was a failure in either a pipe, a pipe valve, or a hull weld, causing flooding near the engine room
Lost onboard USS THRESHER (SSN-593)
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