Morgan, William, LCDR

Line Officer
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Current Service Status
USN Retired
Current/Last Rank
Lieutenant Commander
Current/Last Service Branch
Aviation Maintenance Technician
Current/Last Primary NEC
633X-Limited Duty Officer - Aviation Maintenance
Current/Last Rating/NEC Group
Line Officer
Primary Unit
1972-1974, COMPATWING 5 (CPW-5)
Previously Held NEC
AMM-0000-Aviation Machinist's Mate
AD-8257-P2V Flight Crew Plane Captain
Service Years
1943 - 1974
Official/Unofficial US Navy Certificates
Cold War
Order of the Shellback
Order of the Golden Dragon
Aviation Maintenance Technician
Lieutenant Commander

 Official Badges 

WW II Honorable Discharge Pin US Navy Retired 30 Navy Aerial Gunner (WWII)

 Unofficial Badges 

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

Cold War Medal Order of the Golden Dragon LDO/CWO Cold War Veteran

 Military Association Memberships
Military Officers Association of America (MOAA)Fleet Reserve Association (FRA)United States Navy Memorial American Legion
Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW)Chapter 1
  1979, Military Officers Association of America (MOAA) [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  1981, Fleet Reserve Association (FRA) [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  1985, United States Navy Memorial [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  1992, American Legion [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  1995, Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW) [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  2000, Disabled American Veterans (DAV), Chapter 1 (Member) (Augusta, Maine) [Verified] - Chap. Page

 Additional Information
What are you doing now:

Worked 18 -1/2 years at retired activities office NAS Brunswick,Me

Other Comments:
Not Specified
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 Ribbon Bar
Combat Air Crew Wings with 3 Stars
Air Crew Wings

 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1943, Recruit Training (Great Lakes, IL)
 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
CNO - OPNAVAviation Free Gunnery SchoolVC-10 ChallengersUSS Fanshaw Bay (CVE-70)
Advancement Schools and CoursesNAS AlamedaUS NavyNAS Agana
VR-3NAS Moffett FieldNaval Education and Training Command (NETC) (Staff)NAS Memphis
VW-3Naha Det Tango, Tainan, TaiwanNAS Sangley Point, PINaval Air Development Center (NADC)
NTPS - Navy Test Pilot SchoolNAS ArgentiaVP-26 Hurdy Gurdy/TridentsLDO/CWO Indoctrination School (Faculty Staff)
USS Essex (CV-9)VAW-33 Knight HawksNAVSTA Rota, SpainNAF Sigonella
  1943-1943, AMM-0000, CNO - OPNAV
  1944-1944, Aviation Free Gunnery School
  1944-1945, VC-10 Challengers
  1944-1945, USS Fanshaw Bay (CVE-70)
  1946-1947, (AD) Aviation Machinist Mate B School
  1946-1948, NAS Alameda
  1946-1948, Carrier Air Service Unit 6 (CASU-6)
  1948-1949, NAS Agana
  1949-1950, Tanapag Harbor, Saipan
  1950-1952, VR-3
  1950-1952, AMM-0000, NAS Moffett Field
  1950-1952, NAS Moffett Field
  1950-1952, AD-8257, NAS Moffett Field (Staff)
  1952-1955, NAS Memphis
  1955-1958, NAS Agana
  1955-1958, VW-3
  1956-1958, Naha Det Tango, Tainan, Taiwan
  1957-1957, NAS Sangley Point, PI
  1958-1962, Patuxent River, MD
  1958-1962, NTPS - Navy Test Pilot School
  1962-1962, NAS Argentia
  1962-1964, VP-26 Hurdy Gurdy/Tridents
  1964-1964, LDO/CWO Indoctrination School (Faculty Staff)
  1965-1967, USS Essex (CV-9)
  1967-1969, VAW-33 Knight Hawks
  1969-1969, NAVSTA Rota, Spain
  1969-1972, VP-26 Hurdy Gurdy/Tridents
  1970-1970, NAF Sigonella
  1971-1971, NAS Bermuda
  1972-1974, COMPATWING 5 (CPW-5)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1944-1944 Leyte Campaign (1944)/Battle of Samar
  1944-1944 Leyte Campaign (1944)/Battle of Leyte Gulf
  1945-1945 World War II/Asiatic-Pacific Theater/Surrender of Japan, End of WWII
  1962-1962 Cold War Event - Cuban Blockade
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