Ruiz, Charles, CAPT

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Last Rank
Last Primary NEC
131X-Unrestricted Line Officer - Pilot
Last Rating/NEC Group
Line Officer
Primary Unit
1967-1970, 131X, USS Bonhomme Richard (CVA-31)
Service Years
1939 - 1972
Official/Unofficial US Navy Certificates
Cold War
Order of the Ditch

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Contact Info
Home Town
Rock Island
Last Address
Henderson Nevada

Date of Passing
Dec 30, 2014
Location of Interment
Southern Nevada Veterans Memorial Cemetery - Boulder City, Nevada
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

 Official Badges 

US Strategic Command Badge US Navy Retired 30

 Unofficial Badges 

Cold War Medal Cold War Veteran

 Military Association Memberships
United States Navy Memorial
  2015, United States Navy Memorial - Assoc. Page

 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Finance Industry  1971 1995 Retired
US Navy Retired
Other Comments:
Not Specified

 Ribbon Bar
Command at Sea
Submarine Officer Badge
Naval Aviator Wings

 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
Submarine Warfare Division (OPNAV N87), CNO - OPNAVVF-102 DiamondbacksUS Strategic Command (formerly SAC), <B>US Air Force (USAF)</b>USS Bonhomme Richard (CVA-31)
  1943-1944, 112X, Submarine Warfare Division (OPNAV N87), CNO - OPNAV
  1953-1954, 131X, VF-102 Diamondbacks
  1959-1962, 131X, US Strategic Command (formerly SAC), US Air Force (USAF)
  1967-1970, 131X, USS Bonhomme Richard (CVA-31)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1942-1945 World War II/Asiatic-Pacific Theater
  1952-1953 Korean War/Third Korean Winter (1952-53)
  1967-1968 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase III Campaign (67-68)
  1969-1970 Vietnam War/Vietnam Winter-Spring 1970 Campaign
 Colleges Attended 
United States Naval AcademyNaval War CollegeHarvard University
  1939-1942, United States Naval Academy
  1970-1972, Naval War College
  2015-2015, Harvard University
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