Speight, Donald, GMC

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Last Rank
Chief Petty Officer
Last Primary NEC
GM-0871-3 inch/50 Rapid Fire Gun Maintenance Technician
Last Rating/NEC Group
Gunner's Mate
Primary Unit
1940-1942, GM-0871, USS Wasp (CV-7)
Service Years
1940 - 1959
Official/Unofficial US Navy Certificates
Order of the Antarctic Circle
Order of the Ditch
Order of the Shellback
Order of the Square Rigger
Plank Owner
GM-Gunner's Mate
Four Hash Marks

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Home State
New York
New York
Year of Birth
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Contact Info
Home Town
Jamaica, Queens
Last Address
Goose Creek, South Carolina

Date of Passing
May 02, 2000
Location of Interment
Carolina Memorial Park - North Charleston, South Carolina
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

 Official Badges 

 Unofficial Badges 

Order of the Shellback Order of the Arctic Circle (Bluenose)

 Ribbon Bar

 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1940, Recruit Training (Newport, RI), 25
 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
Naval Education and Training Center Newport (Staff)USS Wasp (CV-7)US NavyNaval Reserve Forces Command
FTG (Staff) Guantanamo Bay, Fleet Training Group (Staff)
  1940-1940, Naval Education and Training Center Newport (Staff)
  1940-1942, GM-0871, USS Wasp (CV-7)
  1942-1943, GM-0871, USS No Name (PC-464)
  1943-1944, GM-0871, USS No Name (LST-472)
  1944-1945, GM-0871, USS Satterlee (DD-626)
  1945-1946, GM-0871, USS Woolsey (DD-437)
  1946-1949, GMG-0000, Commander Atlantic Reserve Fleet (COMLANTRESFLT)
  1949-1951, GM-0871, USS Shea (MMD-30)
  1951-1954, GM-0871, USS Shannon (MMD-25)
  1954-1956, GM-0871, USS Orleans Parish (LST-1069)
  1956-1958, GM-0876, FTG (Staff) Guantanamo Bay, Fleet Training Group (Staff)
  1958-1959, GM-0876, Commander Atlantic Reserve Fleet (COMLANTRESFLT)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1942-1942 World War II
  1942-1942 Central Pacific Campaign (1941-43)/Battle of Midway
  1942-1942 Air Offensive, Europe Campaign (1942-44)/Air Attack on Malta
  1944-1944 New Guinea Campaign (1943-44)/Battle of Morotai
  1944-1944 Luzon Campaign (1944-45)/Battle of Mindoro
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