Holmes, Scott, WT3c

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Last Rank
Petty Officer Third Class
Last Primary NEC
WT-0000-Water Tender
Last Rating/NEC Group
Water Tender
Primary Unit
1945-1946, WT-0000, USS Glennon (DD-840)
Service Years
1944 - 1946
Official/Unofficial US Navy Certificates
Order of the Magellan
Panama Canal
Plank Owner
Order of the Horned Shellback
Iwo Jima
WT-Water Tender

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Year of Birth
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Contact Info
Home Town
Not Specified
Last Address
Bath, Maine and Smithton, Pennsylvania.

Date of Passing
Mar 13, 2007
Location of Interment
Not Specified
Wall/Plot Coordinates
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 Official Badges 

U.S. Navy Master-at-Arms

 Unofficial Badges 

Order of the Shellback

 Additional Information
Last Known Activity

After Scott left the Navy, he married the former Ann Hepler and moved to Smithton, PA, he attended college and became a claims adjuster.
Together, the had two children, Suzan Holmes and Scott R. Holmes
He retired from traveling and claims in the 1980's, taking a simpler job at a local grocery store to earn extra money and mostly to keep himself busy.
Starting in the mid-nineties, emphysema settled in and caused chronic bouts of pneumonia, which eventually took his life March 13, 2007.He is survived by his daughter (Suzan Holmes-Newton), son (Scott Ray Holmes) and grandson (Erick Scott Holmes).  His wife, Ann Holmes, passed away September 2007. 

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 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1944, Reserve Recruit Training (Philadelphia, PA)
 Duty Stations
US NavyUSS Estes (AGC-12)USS Glennon (DD-840)
  1944-1944, WT-0000, Sampson
  1944-1944, WT-0000, Naval Training Station, Newport
  1944-1945, WT-0000, USS Estes (AGC-12)
  1945-1946, WT-0000, USS Glennon (DD-840)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1944-1944 Mariana and Palau Islands Campaign (1944)/Battle of Philippine Sea
  1945-1945 World War II/Asiatic-Pacific Theater/Iwo Jima Operation
 Colleges Attended 
  1948-1950, Robert Morris College, Pittsburgh, PA
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