Morgan, William, MM2

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Last Rank
Petty Officer Second Class
Last Primary NEC
MM-9348-Machinists Mate
Last Rating/NEC Group
Machinists Mate
Primary Unit
1950-1954, MM-9348, USS Valley Forge (CV-45)
Service Years
1947 - 1954
MM-Machinists Mate
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Year of Birth
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Contact Info
Home Town
Not Specified
Last Address
Runnemede, NJ

Date of Passing
Feb 10, 2006
Location of Interment
Not Specified
Wall/Plot Coordinates
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 Official Badges 

Assault Boat Coxswain

 Unofficial Badges 

Sea Bees Badge US Navy Honorable Discharge Order of the Arctic Circle (Bluenose) Order of the Golden Dragon

 Military Association Memberships
Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW)
  1962, Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW) [Verified] - Assoc. Page

 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Retired from Philadelphia Naval Shipyard in 1994 after 30 years.  Rose from Carpenter's Apprentice to Production Coordinator (GS-13).  Biggest project was as Production Coordinator of USS Saipan Refit in 1988.  Last major project was sale of US Navy Destroyers to Hellenic Navy (Greece).  Much ouzo flowed in the backyard by the pool during those years!
Other Comments:
Past Commander Runnemede, NJ VFW Post 3324.
Member Choimer-Trace Post VFW Post 8714 Glendora, NJ at time of his death.
Heavily active in Runnemede and Camden County Veteran's Committees.
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 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1947, Recruit Training (Great Lakes, IL)
 Duty Stations/ Advancement Schools
Naval Air Facility Adak, AKNaval Construction Force (NCF)SSC (Cadre/Faculty Staff) Great Lakes, ILLUSS Valley Forge (CV-45)
  1947-1950, MM-0000, Naval Air Facility Adak, AK
  1947-1950, MM-9348, 124th Naval Construction Battalion (NCB-4)
  1950-1950, MM-0000, SSC (Cadre/Faculty Staff) Great Lakes, ILL
  1950-1954, MM-9348, USS Valley Forge (CV-45)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1950-1950 Korean War/UN Defensive (1950)
  1950-1950 Korean War/UN Offensive (1950)/Inchon Landing/Operation Chromite
  1950-1950 Korean War/CCF Intervention (1950-51)/Chosin Reservoir (Battle of Changjin)
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