Ticknor, Charles D., MM3c

Machinists Mate
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Current Service Status
USN Reserve 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
1944-1946, MM-0000, LSM-323
Previously Held NEC
FR-0000-Fireman Recruit
Service Years
1944 - 1946
MM-Machinists Mate

 Official Badges 

WW II Honorable Discharge Pin Amphibious Forces Patch

 Unofficial Badges 

US Navy Honorable Discharge Order of the Emerald Shellback

 Military Association Memberships
Navy Together We Served
  2015, Navy Together We Served [Verified]

 Additional Information
What are you doing now:
I've been retired for quite a while now - I am approaching the 92th year.
Other Comments:
Not Specified
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 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1944, Camp Peary Seabee Recruit Training (Camp Peary, VA)
 Duty Stations
US NavyNCTC, Gulfport, MSNaval Education and Training Command (NETC) (Faculty Staff)
  1944-1944, FR-0000, SeeBee Recruit Training Camp Peary, VA
  1944-1944, FN-0000, NCTC, Gulfport, MS
  1944-1944, MM-0000, US Navy Training Systems Center (Faculty Staff)
  1944-1944, FN-0000, Naval Training Center Elliott Annex, CA
  1944-1946, MM-0000, LSM-323
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1944-1944 Mariana and Palau Islands Campaign (1944)/Battle of Saipan
  1945-1945 World War II/Asiatic-Pacific Theater/Iwo Jima Operation
  1945-1946 US Occupation of Japan
 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?
If you participated in any military operations, including combat, humanitarian and peacekeeping operations, please describe those which were the most significant to you and, if life-changing, in what way.
Was there a particular incident during your service when you believed you were in a situation you might not survive? Please describe what happened and what was the outcome.
Of all your duty stations or assignments, which one do you have fondest memories of and why? Which one was your least favorite?
From your entire service, including combat, describe the personal memories which have impacted you most?
What achievement(s) are you most proud of from your military career? If you received any medals, awards, formal presentations or qualification badges for significant achievement or valor, please describe how these were earned.
Of all the medals, awards, formal presentations and qualification badges you received, or any other memorabilia, please describe those which are the most meaningful to you and why?
Which individual(s) from your time in the military stand out as having the most positive impact on you and why?
Please recount the names of friends you served with, at which location, and what you remember most about them. Indicate those you are already in touch with and those you would like to make contact with.
Can you recount a particular incident from your service which may or may not have been funny at the time, but still makes you laugh?
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?
What military associations are you a member of, if any? What specific benefits do you derive from your memberships?
In what ways has serving in the military influenced the way you have approached your life and your career? What do you miss most about your time in the service?
Based on your own experiences, what advice would you give to those who have recently joined the Navy?
In what ways has TogetherWeServed.com helped you remember your military service and the friends you served with.
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