Sorrells, Roger, GMMCM
Gunner's Mate M (Missiles)
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Current Service Status
USN Retired
Current/Last Rank
Master Chief Petty Officer (E-9)
Current/Last Primary Designator/NEC
GM-0986-Terrier Missile and MK 10 GMLS Maintenance Technician
Current/Last Rating/NEC Group
Gunner's Mate M (Missiles)
Current/Last Duty Station
1982-1984, GM-0000, Integrated Logistics Overhaul (ILO)
Previously Held Designator/NEC
GM-0000-Gunner's Mate
GMG-0000-Gunner's Mate Guns
GMM-0000-Gunner's Mate Mounts
GMG-0872-5"/38 Cal Twin Mount Maintenance Technician
GM-0986-TERRIER GMLS MK-10 Mods-0 & 7 Maintenance Tech
GM-9585-Navy Recruiter Canvasser
Service Years
1954 - 1984
Official/Unofficial US Navy Certificates
Cold War
Order of the Golden Dragon
Neptune Subpoena
Order of the Rock
Order of the Spanish Main
Suez Canal
GMM-Gunner's Mate M (Missiles)
Seven Hash Marks

 Official Badges 

Master Chief Petty Officer of the Command Career Counselor Gun Captain (pre-1969) US Navy Retired 30

 Unofficial Badges 

US Navy Honorable Discharge Order of the Shellback Navy Chief 100 Yrs 1893-1993 Cold War Medal

Navy Chief Initiated Gulf of Tonkin Yacht Club Persian Excursion Cold War Veteran

Maritime Warfare Excellence Award

 Countries Deployed To or Visited

 Remembrance Profiles -  4 Sailors Remembered
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 Ribbon Bar

Surface Warfare Enlisted Badge

 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1954, Recruit Training (RTC Great Lakes, IL), 195
 Duty Stations
RTC Great Lakes, ILUS Navy(GM) Gunners Mate A SchoolNAVSTA San Diego
NavBase CharlestonUSS Soley (DD-707)(GM) Gunners Mate C SchoolUSS Isle Royale (AD-29)
Naval Guided Missile School (GMS)Service Schools Command (SSC)/SSC Great LakesUSS Fox (DLG-33)Service School Command San Diego
Bureau of Naval Personnel (BUPERS)Fleet Training Group (FTG)/Pearl HarborUSS Reeves (CG-24)Naval Ship Weapons Engineering Station (NSWES)
  1954-1954, RTC Great Lakes, IL
  1954-1956, GM-0000, USS Erben (DD-631)
  1956-1956, GMG-0000, (GM) Gunners Mate A School
  1956-1958, GMM-0000, USS Erben (DD-631)
  1958-1958, GMM-0000, NAVSTA San Diego/Transient Personnel Unit (TPU)
  1959-1959, GMG-0000, NavBase Charleston
  1959-1962, GMG-0872, USS Soley (DD-707)
  1962-1963, GM-0986, (GM) Gunners Mate C School
  1963-1965, GM-0986, USS Isle Royale (AD-29)
  1965-1967, GM-0986, Naval Guided Missile School (GMS)
  1967-1967, GM-0986, (GM) Gunners Mate C School
  1967-1968, GM-9502, Naval Guided Missile School (GMS)
  1968-1968, GM-0986, Service Schools Command (SSC)/SSC Great Lakes
  1968-1971, GM-0986, USS Fox (DLG-33)
  1971-1971, GM-9585, Service School Command San Diego
  1971-1975, GM-9502, Bureau of Naval Personnel (BUPERS)/PERS-2, Washington DC
  1971-1975, GM-0986, Bureau of Naval Personnel (BUPERS)/Enlisted Personnel Distribution Office (EPDO CONUS)
  1975-1978, GM-9502, Fleet Training Group (FTG)/Pearl Harbor
  1978-1981, GM-0986, USS Reeves (CG-24)
  1981-1982, GM-0986, Naval Ship Weapons Engineering Station (NSWES)
  1982-1984, GM-0000, Integrated Logistics Overhaul (ILO)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1954-1984 Training Exercise5
  1955-1955 Training Exercise
  1970-1975 Vietnam War
 Other News, Events and Photographs
  Jan 18, 1983, My security photo ILO Bremerton, Washington.1
  Dec 31, 1984, American War Library Awards documentaion
  Jan 01, 1985, Retired1
  Nov 12, 2012, General Photos1
 Additional Information
What are you doing now:
 Retired, helping others. 
Other Comments:
 Military Association Memberships
Disabled American Veterans (DAV)Veterans of the Vietnam WarNational Association of Uniformed Services (NAUS)United States Navy Memorial
Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW)
  1985, Disabled American Veterans (DAV) [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  1985, Veterans of the Vietnam War [Verified]
  1991, National Association of Uniformed Services (NAUS) [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  2009, United States Navy Memorial [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  2012, Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW) [Verified] - Assoc. Page
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