Batti, Donald Edward, LCDR

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Last Rank
Lieutenant Commander
Last Primary NEC
00X-Unknown NOC/Designator
Last Rating/NEC Group
Line Officer
Primary Unit
1969-1972, 633X, NAS Ellyson Field
Service Years
1945 - 1975
Lieutenant Commander
Lieutenant Commander

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Home Town
Not Specified
Last Address
Viera, FL

Date of Passing
Sep 19, 2004
Location of Interment
Florida Memorial Gardens - Rockledge, Florida
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Not Specified

 Official Badges 

US Navy Retired 30

 Unofficial Badges 

US Navy Honorable Discharge Navy Chief Initiated LDO/CWO

 Military Associations and Other Affiliations
HAL-3 Seawolf Association
  2003, HAL-3 Seawolf Association [Verified] - Assoc. Page

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 DATE OF BIRTH: 03/25/1928 
 DATE OF DEATH: 09/19/2004 
 (321) 636-5054

Donald E. Batti, 76, LCDR, U. S. Navy, retired, passed away peacefully at home on Sunday, September 19, 2004. He was surrounded by loving family members. Don's extended family and friends will miss his quick wit and affectionate ribbing. Don entered the U. S. Navy upon graduation from Brockton High School, Mass., in 1945. His 30 years of service spanned the end of WWII through Vietnam. He was a proud Mustang - achieving the rank of Chief before earning his commission. Highlights of his service included: tours on the USS Lake Champlain, the USS Megara, Helicopter Attack (Light) Squadron Three, deployments to Thailand, Phillipines, Guam, and Taiwan, with stateside duty in Millington, TN, Quonset Point, RI, Barbers Point, HI, Pensacola, FL. Don retired from the Navy in 1975 and settled in Viera, FL.
He is survived by his wife of 51 years, Joyce Bailey Batti; three children, Greg Batti (Pamela Collier), Doug Batti, Donna Painter (Danny), a brother Richard Batti (Linda) and numerous nieces and nephews. A celebration of Don's life was held on September 23,2004, at the Florida Memorial Funeral Home Chapel, in Rockledge, FL. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Muscular Dystrophy Association (ALS Division) 3300 E Sunrise Dr. Tucson, AZ 85728 or WuesthoffBrevard Hospice, 8060 Spyglass Hill Rd., Viera, FL 32940.
Other Comments:
Don held NOC 6852, not listed in TWS, unknown what it was.

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 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
Survival, Evasion, Resistance and Escape (SERE) CourseCommander Naval Forces Vietnam (COMNAVFORV)USN River Patrol Force - Task Force 116 (TF-116)HA(L)-3 Seawolves
NAS Ellyson Field
  1968-1968, 00X, Survival, Evasion, Resistance and Escape (SERE) Course
  1968-1969, 00X, Commander Naval Forces Vietnam (COMNAVFORV)
  1968-1969, 00X, USN River Patrol Force - Task Force 116 (TF-116)
  1968-1969, 633X, HA(L)-3 Seawolves
  1969-1972, 633X, NAS Ellyson Field
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1968-1968 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase IV Campaign (68)
  1968-1968 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase V Campaign (68)
  1968-1968 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase VI Campaign (68-69)
  1969-1969 Vietnam War/Tet 69 Counteroffensive Campaign
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