Avery, Edward, EOC

Equipment Operator
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Current Service Status
USN Retired
Current/Last Rank
Chief Petty Officer
Current/Last Primary NEC
EO-5710-Advanced Equipment Operator
Current/Last Rating/NEC Group
Equipment Operator
Primary Unit
1985-1987, Commander Construction Battalions Atlantic Fleet (COMCBLANT)
Previously Held NEC
EO-9585-Navy Recruiter Canvasser
Service Years
1967 - 1987
EO-Equipment Operator
Five Hash Marks

 Official Badges 

Career Counselor US Navy Retired 20 Recruiter

 Unofficial Badges 

Sea Bees Badge US Navy Honorable Discharge Navy Chief 100 Yrs 1893-1993 Navy Chief Initiated

Order of the Golden Dragon Cold War Veteran Cold War Veteran

 Additional Information
What are you doing now:
I get up every morning with nothing to do and by bedtime I'm always behind schedule!!!!!!!!!
Other Comments:

 Remembrance Profiles -  10 Sailors Remembered
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 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1968, Recruit Training (Great Lakes, IL), 100
  1968, Recruit Training (Great Lakes, IL), 100
 Duty Stations
NAB Coronado, CANCR 31CBMU-302Navy Cargo Handling Battalion 1 (NCHB-1)
Navy Cargo Handling & Port Group 1  (NAVCHAPGRU 1)Commander Naval Recruiting Command (CNRC)Naval Mobile Construction Battalion One (NMCB 1)NCBC Gulfport/20th Naval Construction Regiment
NMCB 133Commander Construction Battalions Atlantic Fleet (COMCBLANT)
  1968-1969, NAB Coronado, CA
  1969-1969, NCR 31
  1969-1970, CBMU-302
  1970-1971, Navy Cargo Handling Battalion 1 (NCHB-1)
  1971-1973, Navy Cargo Handling & Port Group 1 (NAVCHAPGRU 1)
  1973-1976, EO-9585, Navy Recruiting Region South
  1976-1980, EO-5710, Naval Mobile Construction Battalion One (NMCB 1)
  1980-1983, EO-9502, NCBC Gulfport/20th Naval Construction Regiment
  1983-1985, NMCB 133
  1985-1987, Commander Construction Battalions Atlantic Fleet (COMCBLANT)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1969-1970 Operation Market Time
  1972-1972 Vietnam War/Vietnam Cease-fire Campaign (72-73)/Operation Linebacker I
  1984-1984 Training Exercise - Team Spirit '84
  1985-1985 Egyptian Air Intercept of Achille Lauro Terrorists (Egypt)
 Reflections on Service
Please describe who or what influenced your decision to join the Navy?
Whether you were in the service for several years or as a career, please describe the direction or path you took. What was your reason for leaving?
If you participated in any military operations, including combat, humanitarian and peacekeeping operations, please describe those which were the most significant to you and, if life-changing, in what way.
Of all your duty stations or assignments, which one do you have fondest memories of and why? Which one was your least favorite?
From your entire service, including combat, describe the personal memories which have impacted you most?
Of all the medals, awards, formal presentations and qualification badges you received, or any other memorabilia, please describe those which are the most meaningful to you and why?
Which individual(s) from your time in the military stand out as having the most positive impact on you and why?
Can you recount a particular incident from your service which may or may not have been funny at the time, but still makes you laugh?
What profession did you follow after your military service and what are you doing now? If you are currently serving, what is your present occupational specialty?
What military associations are you a member of, if any? What specific benefits do you derive from your memberships?
In what ways has serving in the military influenced the way you have approached your life and your career? What do you miss most about your time in the service?
Based on your own experiences, what advice would you give to those who have recently joined the Navy?
In what ways has TogetherWeServed.com helped you remember your military service and the friends you served with.
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