Marcoux, Donald, BM2

Boatswain's Mate
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Current Service Status
USN Veteran
Current/Last Rank
Petty Officer Second Class
Current/Last Primary NEC
BM-0000-Boatswain's Mate
Current/Last Rating/NEC Group
Boatswain's Mate
Primary Unit
1967-1969, NAVSTA Treasure Island
Service Years
1962 - 1969
Official/Unofficial US Navy Certificates
Cold War
BM-Boatswain's Mate
One Hash Mark

 Official Badges 

U.S. Navy Master-at-Arms U.S. Navy Security Assault Boat Coxswain

 Unofficial Badges 

Order of the Shellback US Navy Honorable Discharge

 Military Associations and Other Affiliations
Department of VermontDisabled American VeteransSurface Navy AssociationVietnam Veterans of America (VVA)
  2008, American Legion, Department of Vermont (Member) (Montpelier, Vermont) [Verified]2 - Chap. Page
  2008, Disabled American Veterans (DAV), 45, Disabled American Veterans (Member) (Spokane, Washington) [Verified]1 - Chap. Page
  2009, Surface Navy Association [Verified]6
  2010, Vietnam Veterans of America (VVA) [Verified] - Assoc. Page

 Additional Information
What are you doing now:
Semi-retired, working prt time to stay active and subsidize income
Other Comments:
Not Specified
 Countries Deployed To or Visited

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 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1962, Recruit Training (Great Lakes, IL), 229
 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
USS Hull (DD-945)USS Canberra (CAG-2)NAVSTA Treasure Island
  1962-1966, BM-0000, USS Hull (DD-945)
  1966-1967, BM-0000, USS Canberra (CAG-2)
  1967-1969, NAVSTA Treasure Island
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1962-1965 Vietnam War/Advisory Campaign (62-65)
 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 made a lasting impact on you and, if life-changing, in what way?
From your entire military service, describe any memories you still reflect back on to this day.
What professional achievements are you most proud of from your military career?
Of all the medals, awards, formal presentations and qualification badges you received, or other memorabilia, which one is 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 helped you remember your military service and the friends you served with.
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