Thurtell, Frank, CAPT

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Last Rank
Last Primary NEC
112X-Unrestricted Line Officer - Submarine Warfare
Last Rating/NEC Group
Line Officer
Primary Unit
1973-1975, Offutt AFB, NE, US Strategic Command (USSTRATCOM)
Service Years
1940 - 1974
Official/Unofficial US Navy Certificates
Panama Canal

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Date of Passing
Feb 05, 2000
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Order of the Shellback Order of the Arctic Circle (Bluenose)

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 Ribbon Bar
Submarine Officer Badge
SSBN Deterrent Patrol Badge - 9 Patrols
Command at Sea

 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1940, Recruit Training (San Diego, CA)
 Duty Stations
US NavyNaval Academy Prep School (Faculty Staff) Newport, RIUS Naval Academy Annapolis (Faculty Staff)USS Saint Paul (CA-73)
USS Leyte (CV-32)Submarine School Officers BasicUSS Conger (SS-477)USS Sea Lion (SS-315)
COMSUBRON 6, COMSUBGRU 2Naval War College (Staff)USS Cobbler (SS-344)USS Darter (SS-576)
Nuclear Power Training Command (Faculty Staff), Naval Nuclear Power Training Command (NNPTC)Submarine School Officers AdvancedUSS Thomas Jefferson (SSBN-618)USS John C. Calhoun (SSBN-630)
USS Von Steuben (SSBN-632)COMSUBLANT, COMNAVSUBFORUSS Proteus (AS-19)US Strategic Command (USSTRATCOM)
  1941-1942, GM-0000, USS Medusa (AR-1)
  1942-1943, GM-0000, USS Hull (DD-350)
  1943-1943, Naval Academy Prep School (Faculty Staff) Newport, RI
  1943-1946, US Naval Academy Annapolis (Faculty Staff)
  1946-1948, USS Saint Paul (CA-73)
  1948-1950, USS Leyte (CV-32)
  1950-1950, 117X, Submarine School Officers Basic
  1951-1953, 112X, USS Conger (SS-477)
  1953-1954, 112X, USS Sea Lion (SS-315)
  1954-1955, 112X, COMSUBRON 6, COMSUBGRU 2
  1955-1955, 112X, Naval War College (Staff)
  1955-1956, 112X, USS Cobbler (SS-344)
  1956-1959, 112X, USS Darter (SS-576)
  1959-1960, 112X, NPS Charleston (Faculty Staff), Nuclear Power Training Command (Faculty Staff)
  1960-1961, 112X, Submarine School Officers Advanced
  1961-1963, 112X, USS Thomas Jefferson (SSBN-618)
  1963-1967, 112X, USS John C. Calhoun (SSBN-630)
  1967-1969, 112X, USS Von Steuben (SSBN-632)
  1970-1972, 112X, USS Proteus (AS-19)
  1973-1975, Offutt AFB, NE, US Strategic Command (USSTRATCOM)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1941-1941 World War II/Asiatic-Pacific Theater/Attack on Pearl Harbor
 Colleges Attended 
United States Naval Academy
  1943-1946, United States Naval Academy
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