Smith, Cliff, Jr., YN2

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Life Member
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Current Service Status
USN Veteran
Current/Last Rank
Petty Officer Second Class
Current/Last Rating/NEC Group
Primary Unit
1950-1953, CYN-0000, USS Virgo (AKA-20)
Previously Held NEC
CYN-0000-Communications Yeoman
Service Years
1950 - 1954

 Official Badges 

Presidential Service Badge Vice Presidential Service Badge Office of the Secretary of Defense Department of State Service Badge

US Pacific Command Transport Command Joint Communications Support Element National Defense University

Defense Information Systems Agency Defense Logistics Agency

 Unofficial Badges 

US Navy Honorable Discharge

 Additional Information

What are you doing now:
I am at the present time living my life in quiet retirement. 


Other Comments:
Not Specified

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 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1950, Recruit Training (San Diego, CA)
  1950, Recruit Training (San Diego, CA), 003 (Instructor)
  1951, OSVET Indoctrination (San Diego, CA), 003
 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
USS Virgo (AKA-20)US Navy
  1950-1953, CYN-0000, USS Virgo (AKA-20)
  1953-1954, CYN-0000, USS Sharps (AKL-10)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1950-1953 Korean War2
  1952-1952 Korean War/Third Korean Winter (1952-53)
 Reflections on Service
Please describe who or what influenced your decision to join the Navy.
Whether you were in the service for several years or as a career, please describe the direction or path you took. What was your reason for leaving?
From your entire military service, describe any memories you still reflect back on to this day.
Of all the medals, awards, formal presentations and qualification badges you received, or other memorabilia, which one is the most meaningful to you and why?
What profession did you follow after your military service and what are you doing now? If you are currently serving, what is your present occupational specialty?
Based on your own experiences, what advice would you give to those who have recently joined the Navy?
In what ways has helped you remember your military service and the friends you served with.
 Colleges Attended 
University of Central ArkansasUniversity of Arkansas at Little Rock
  1949-1949, University of Central Arkansas
  1955-1961, University of Arkansas at Little Rock
 Other News, Events and Photographs
  Mar 15, 2013, General Photos3
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