Aswegan, John, AO1

Aviation Ordnanceman
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Current Service Status
USN Retired
Current/Last Rank
Petty Officer First Class
Current/Last Primary NEC
AO-0000-Aviation Ordnanceman
Current/Last Rating/NEC Group
Aviation Ordnanceman
Primary Unit
1980-1983, AO-8327, VA-15 Valions
Previously Held NEC
AO-8327-A-7 BB Stacker
Service Years
1963 - 1983
Official/Unofficial US Navy Certificates
Gulf of Tonkin Yacht Club
Order of the Shellback
Safari To Suez
Suez Canal
AO-Aviation Ordnanceman
Four Hash Marks

 Official Badges 

U.S. Navy Corrections US Navy Retired 20

 Unofficial Badges 

US Navy Honorable Discharge US Air Force Honorable Discharge Order of the Shellback Cold War Medal

Order of the Golden Dragon Gulf of Tonkin Yacht Club Bagel Station Peace Keeping Force Cold War Veteran

Cold War Veteran Did the Ditch (Suez Canal) Vietnam Veteran 50th Commemoration Vietnam 50th Anniversary

Blue Water Navy

 Military Association Memberships
Non Commissioned Officers Association (NCOA)Association of Aviation Ordnancemen
  1998, Non Commissioned Officers Association (NCOA) [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  2007, Association of Aviation Ordnancemen [Verified]

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 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1963, Recruit Training (Great Lakes, IL), 270
 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
HQ, RTC Great Lakes, IL (Company Commander/Staff)FICEURUSS Annapolis (AGMR-1)<B>US Air Force (USAF)</b>
(AO) Aviation Ordnance SchoolVA-127 Cylons/BatmenVA-164 Ghost RidersUSS Hancock (CV/CVA-19)
USS Kitty Hawk (CV-63)NAVSTA Treasure IslandVA-174 Hell RazorsUSS Independence (CVA-62)
VA-15 Valions
  1963-1963, HQ, RTC Great Lakes, IL (Company Commander/Staff)
  1963-1964, RM-0000, (RM) Radioman A School
  1964-1967, RM-0000, FICEUR
  1967-1968, RM-0000, USS Annapolis (AGMR-1)
  1968-1973, US Air Force (USAF)
  1973-1974, AO-0000, (AO) Aviation Ordnance School
  1973-1974, VA-127 Cylons/Batmen
  1974-1975, AO-0000, VA-164 Ghost Riders
  1975-1975, AO-0000, USS Hancock (CV/CVA-19)
  1975-1976, AO-0000, USS Kitty Hawk (CV-63)
  1977-1979, AO-0000, NAVSTA Treasure Island
  1980-1980, VA-174 Hell Razors
  1980-1982, AO-8327, USS Independence (CVA-62)
  1980-1983, AO-8327, VA-15 Valions
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1967-1968 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase III Campaign (67-68)
  1971-1973 Vietnam War
  1971-1973 Vietnam War
  1975-1975 NEO - Operation Frequent Wind (Vietnam)
  1975-1975 NEO - Operation Eagle Pull (Cambodia)
  1975-1975 Mayaguez Incident (Cambodia)
  1979-1981 Iran Hostage Crisis
  1982-1984 US Multinational Force Lebanon Peacekeeping Mission
 Colleges Attended 
  1983-1984, Florida Community College at Jacksonville
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