Boerner, Charles, MM3

Machinists Mate
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Current Service Status
USN Veteran
Current/Last Rank
Petty Officer Third Class
Current/Last Primary NEC
MM-0000-Machinist's Mate
Current/Last Rating/NEC Group
Machinists Mate
Primary Unit
1961-1962, MM-0000, USS Coral Sea (CVA-43)
Previously Held NEC
BT-0000-Boiler Technician
Service Years
1958 - 1964
Official/Unofficial US Navy Certificates
Order of the Golden Dragon
Cold War
MM-Machinists Mate

 Official Badges 

United States Taiwan Defense Command

 Unofficial Badges 

US Navy Honorable Discharge Order of the Shellback Cold War Medal Gulf of Tonkin Yacht Club

Order of the Golden Dragon Cold War Veteran Cold War Veteran Vietnam Veteran 50th Commemoration

Engineering/Survivability Excellence Award

 Military Association Memberships
Post 85, The Sacramento PostPost 8762, West Sacramento PostMilitary Order of the CootieWestern District
USS Coral Sea (CVA-43) AssociationRolling ThunderPost 853Patriot Guard
Post 9126
  1985, Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW), Post 85, The Sacramento Post (Past Commander) (Sacramento, California)1 - Chap. Page
  1987, Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW), Post 8762, West Sacramento Post (Member) (West Sacramento, California) - Chap. Page
  1989, Military Order of the Cootie - Assoc. Page
  2000, United States Navy Cruiser Sailors Association, Western District (Member) [Verified] - Chap. Page
  2002, USS Coral Sea (CVA-43) Association [Verified]2
  2003, Rolling Thunder - Assoc. Page
  2007, American Legion, Post 853 (Member) (Borrego Springs, California) [Verified] - Chap. Page
  2008, Patriot Guard
  2012, American Veterans (AMVETS), Post 9126 (Member) (Sacramento, California) [Verified] - Chap. Page

 Additional Information
What are you doing now:
I worked in the telecommunications industry from 1962 to 2002. started out running cable for telephone central offices (new installations and adds). worked through index 1 thru 5.
promoted to installation field engineer. transfered to ATT international worked all over southwest asia, including Japan and China. retired in 2002.
Other Comments:
Not Specified
 Countries Deployed To or Visited
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 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1958, Recruit Training (San Diego, CA)
 Duty Stations
USS Bennington (CVA-20)USS Bremerton (CA-130)USS Coral Sea (CVA-43)
  1958-1959, BT-0000, USS Bennington (CVA-20)
  1959-1960, MM-0000, USS Bremerton (CA-130)
  1961-1962, MM-0000, USS Coral Sea (CVA-43)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1958-1958 Second Taiwan Strait Crisis (Formosa Crisis)4
 Colleges Attended 
  1972-1974, Others/Not Listed
 Other News, Events and Photographs
  Jul 03, 2013, General Photos4
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