Lavoie, Wayne, YN1

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Last Rank
Petty Officer First Class
Last Primary NEC
Last Rating/NEC Group
Primary Unit
1963-1963, YN-0000, USS Thresher (SSN-593)
Service Years
1954 - 1963

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Home State
New Hampshire
New Hampshire
Year of Birth
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Contact Info
Home Town
Not Specified
Last Address
Portsmouth, NH

Date of Passing
Apr 10, 1963
Location of Interment
Not Specified
Wall/Plot Coordinates
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 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Was a crewmember of USS THRESHER (SSN-593)

Most likely cause of the sinking was a failure in either a pipe, a pipe valve, or a hull weld, causing flooding near the engine room
Other Comments:
Lost onboard USS THRESHER (SSN-593)
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Submarine Enlisted Badge

 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1954, Recruit Training (Bainbridge, MD)
 Duty Stations
Commander Naval Recruiting Command (CNRC)Advancement Schools and CoursesUSS Washburn (LKA-108)NAS Brunswick
NSY PortsmouthSubmarine School Enlisted BasicUSS Corsair (SS-435)USS Albacore (SS-569)
USS Thresher (SSN-593)
  1954-1954, Navy Recruiting Station Bainbridge, MD
  1954-1954, (YN) Yeoman A School
  1954-1956, YN-0000, USS Washburn (LKA-108)
  1956-1958, YN-0000, NAS Brunswick
  1958-1961, YN-0000, NSY Portsmouth
  1961-1961, YN-0000, Submarine School Enlisted Basic
  1961-1962, YN-0000, USS Corsair (SS-435)
  1962-1963, YN-0000, USS Albacore (SS-569)
  1963-1963, YN-0000, USS Thresher (SSN-593)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1963-1963 Sinking of the USS Thresher (SSN-593)
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