Bolger, Norman, LT

Limited Duty Officer
 Service Photo   Service Details
579 kb
View Reflection Shadow Box View Time Line
Current Service Status
USN Retired
Current/Last Rank
Current/Last Primary NEC
611X-Limited Duty Officer - Deck - Surface
Current/Last Rating/NEC Group
Limited Duty Officer
Primary Unit
2003-2003, 711X, NAVSTA Pascagoula
Previously Held NEC
BM-0000-Boatswain's Mate
NC-9585-Navy Recruiter Canvasser
BM-0161-Craftmaster - YTB
BM-0167-LCAC Opertor
711X-Warrant Officer - Boatswain - Surface
Service Years
1973 - 2003
Official/Unofficial US Navy Certificates
Cold War
Order of the Rock
Order of the Magellan
Persian Excursion
Plank Owner
Suez Canal

 Official Badges 

Navy Recruiting Gold Wreath Award (3 Silver Stars) Recruiter Career Counselor U.S. Navy Security

US Navy Retired 30 Battle E

 Unofficial Badges 

Order of the Shellback US Navy Honorable Discharge Navy Chief 100 Yrs 1893-1993 Navy Chief Initiated

Naval Rescue Swimmer Persian Gulf Yacht Club Cold War Medal Gulf of Tonkin Yacht Club

Persian Excursion LDO/CWO Cold War Veteran Cold War Veteran

Did the Ditch (Suez Canal) Navy Officer Honorable Discharge

 Military Association Memberships
Chapter 7
  2009, Disabled American Veterans (DAV), Chapter 7 (Life Member) (Saint George, Utah) [Verified] - Chap. Page

 Additional Information
What are you doing now:
Other Comments:
Not Specified
 Photo Album   (More...

 Ribbon Bar
Surface Warfare Officer Badge
Officer in Charge (Small Craft) Badge

 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1973, Recruit Training (San Diego, CA), 914
 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
Advancement Schools and CoursesUSS White Plains (AFS-4)USS Vega (AF-59)NAVSTA Subic Bay, PI
CNO - OPNAVNavy Recruiting Region West, Commander Naval Recruiting Command (CNRC)USS Kiska (AE-35)NAS Bermuda
USS Wisconsin (BB-64)Naval Coastal Systems Station, Panama City, FL (CSS)Assault Craft Unit 5 (ACU-5)LDO/CWO Indoctrination School (Faculty Staff)
USS Flint (AE-32)Beachmaster Unit 1 (BMU-1)USS Tarawa (LHA-1)USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD-6)
NAVSTA Pascagoula
  1973-1973, Basic Electricity and Electronics B School
  1973-1973, (EW) Electronic Warfare Technician A School
  1973-1975, BM-0000, USS White Plains (AFS-4)
  1975-1977, BM-0000, USS Vega (AF-59)
  1977-1979, BM-0000, Provost Marshal, NAVSTA Subic Bay, PI
  1979-1979, NC-9585, CNO - OPNAV
  1979-1981, NC-9585, Navy Recruiting Region West, Commander Naval Recruiting Command (CNRC)
  1981-1986, BM-0000, USS Kiska (AE-35)
  1986-1989, BM-0161, NAS Bermuda
  1989-1991, BM-0000, USS Wisconsin (BB-64)
  1991-1991, BM-0167, Naval Coastal Systems Station, Panama City, FL (CSS)
  1991-1993, BM-0167, Assault Craft Unit 5 (ACU-5)
  1993-1993, 711X, LDO/CWO Indoctrination School (Faculty Staff)
  1993-1995, 711X, USS Flint (AE-32)
  1995-1996, 611X, Beachmaster Unit 1 (BMU-1)
  1996-1997, 611X, USS Tarawa (LHA-1)
  1997-2000, 611X, USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD-6)
  2000-2003, 611X, NAVSTA Pascagoula
  2003-2003, 711X, NAVSTA Pascagoula
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1973-1973 Vietnam War
  1990-1991 Gulf War/Defense of Saudi Arabia Campaign/Operation Desert Shield
  1991-1991 Gulf War/Liberation and Defense of Kuwait/Operation Desert Storm
  1991-1991 Operation Provide Comfort (Iraq)
  1992-2003 Operation Southern Watch (Iraq)
  1996-1996 Operation Desert Strike (Iraq)
 Reflections on Service
Please describe who or what influenced your decision to join the Navy.
 Other News, Events and Photographs
  Fun at Holloween1
  Life after the Navy8
  May 16, 2003, Retirement2
Copyright Inc 2003-2011