Johnson, Brawner Garth, FT1

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Last Rank
Petty Officer First Class
Last Primary NEC
FT-0000-Fire Control Technician
Last Rating/NEC Group
Fire Control Technician
Primary Unit
1961-1963, FT-0000, USS Thresher (SSN-593)
Service Years
1948 - 1963
FT-Fire Control Technician

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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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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
  1948, Recruit Training (Great Lakes, IL)
 Duty Stations
USS Willard Keith (DD-775)US NavyAdvancement Schools and CoursesUSS Nereus (AS-17)
USS Capitaine (SS-336)USS Thresher (SSN-593)
  1948-1950, USS Willard Keith (DD-775)
  1950-1952, USS Jeffers (DD-621)
  1952-1953, FT-0000, (FC) Fire Controlman Technician A School
  1953-1955, FT-0000, USS Nereus (AS-17)
  1958-1961, FT-0000, USS Capitaine (SS-336)
  1961-1963, FT-0000, USS Thresher (SSN-593)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1961-1961 Training Exercise - NUSUBEX 3-61
  1962-1962 Training Exercise - NUSUBEX 2-62
  1963-1963 Sinking of the USS Thresher (SSN-593)
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