Klier, Billy, EN1

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Last Rank
Petty Officer First Class
Last Primary NEC
EN-3355-Submarine Nuclear Propulsion Plant Mechanical
Last Rating/NEC Group
Primary Unit
1962-1963, EN-3355, USS Thresher (SSN-593)
Service Years
1954 - 1963

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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 (Great Lakes, IL)
 Duty Stations
RTC Great Lakes, IL (Company Commander/Staff)Advancement Schools and CoursesSubmarine School Enlisted BasicUSS Tunny (APSS-282/SS-282)
USS Sea Devil (SS-400)Nuclear Power Training Command (Faculty Staff), Naval Nuclear Power Training Command (NNPTC)USS Abraham Lincoln (SSBN-602)USS Thresher (SSN-593)
  1954-1954, RTC Great Lakes, IL (Company Commander/Staff)
  1954-1955, EN-0000, (EN) Engineman A School
  1955-1955, EN-0000, Submarine School Enlisted Basic
  1955-1957, EN-0000, USS Tunny (APSS-282/SS-282)
  1957-1959, EN-0000, USS Sea Devil (SS-400)
  1959-1960, EN-0000, NPS New London (Faculty Staff), Nuclear Power Training Command (Faculty Staff)
  1960-1962, EN-3355, USS Abraham Lincoln (SSBN-602)
  1962-1963, EN-3355, USS Thresher (SSN-593)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1962-1962 Training Exercise - NUSUBEX 2-62
  1963-1963 Sinking of the USS Thresher (SSN-593)
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