Bullock, Dennis John, GMGSN

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Last Rank
Seaman
Last Primary Designator/NEC
GM-0000-Gunner's Mate
Last Rating/NEC Group
Gunner's Mate G (Guns)
Primary Unit
1970-1970, USS Lloyd Thomas (DD-764/DDE-764)
Service Years
1968 - 1970
GMG-Gunner's Mate G (Guns)

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Home State
Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania
Year of Birth
1946
 
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Montoursville, PA
Last Address
Montoursville, PA

Casualty Date
Sep 11, 1970
 
Cause
Hostile, Died
Reason
Misadventure
Location
Tonkin Gulf
Conflict
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Montoursville Cemetery - Montoursville, Pennsylvania
Wall/Plot Coordinates
07W 055 / Sec F, Lot 92, Range P1-1, Grave 03

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 Duty Stations
USS Lloyd Thomas (DD-764/DDE-764)
  1970-1970, USS Lloyd Thomas (DD-764/DDE-764)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1969-1969 Training Exercise - UNITAS '69
  1970-1970 Yankee Station, North Vietnam
  1970-1973 Vietnam War
 Other News, Events and Photographs
 
  May 14, 1968, Service Entry Date
  Sep 09, 2013, General Photos3
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity

 March 1970, Lloyd Thomas sailed south and west to Pearl Harbor, arriving at her new home port there via the Panama Canal and San Diego on 27 April.

The destroyer got underway for her first western Pacific deployment in over 20 years on 12 August 1970, arriving off the coast of Vietnam on 7 September. Assigned to the gun line, the destroyer provided naval gunfire support to troops ashore for four days until suffering an in-bore shell explosion in Mount 51, killing three sailors and injuring ten others. Detached from shore bombardment duty after repairs at Subic Bay.
   
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Not Specified
   
 Military Association Memberships
Vietnam Veterans MemorialUnited States Navy Memorial The National Gold Star Family Registry
  2012, Vietnam Veterans Memorial [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  2014, United States Navy Memorial - Assoc. Page
  2014, The National Gold Star Family Registry
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