Shotwell, Burnett Michael, ETSN

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Last Rank
Last Primary NEC
ET-0000-Electronics Technician
Last Rating/NEC Group
Electronics Technician
Primary Unit
1962-1963, ET-0000, USS Thresher (SSN-593)
Service Years
1960 - 1963
ET-Electronics Technician

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Home State
New Jersey
New Jersey
Year of Birth
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Contact Info
Home Town
Not Specified
Last Address
Morristown, NJ

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
  1960, Recruit Training (Great Lakes, IL)
 Duty Stations
RTC Great Lakes, IL (Company Commander/Staff)Advancement Schools and CoursesSubmarine School Enlisted BasicNaval Guided Missile School (Faculty Staff)
USS Thresher (SSN-593)
  1960-1960, RTC Great Lakes, IL (Company Commander/Staff)
  1960-1961, (ET) Electronics Technician A School
  1961-1961, ET-0000, Submarine School Enlisted Basic
  1961-1962, ET-0000, Naval Guided Missile School (Faculty Staff)
  1962-1963, ET-0000, USS Thresher (SSN-593)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1963-1963 Sinking of the USS Thresher (SSN-593)
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