Gay, James Tillman, AKC

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Last Rank
Chief Petty Officer
Last Primary NEC
AK-0000-Aviation Storekeeper
Last Rating/NEC Group
Aviation Storekeeper
Primary Unit
1969-1971, AK-0000, VP-31 The Genies/Black Lightnings
Service Years
1944 - 1975
AK-Aviation Storekeeper
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Contact Info
Home Town
Phenix City, AL
Last Address
Clarke County, Alabama

Date of Passing
Feb 09, 1992
Location of Interment
Fort Mitchell National Cemetery - Fort Mitchell, Alabama
Wall/Plot Coordinates

 Official Badges 

WW II Honorable Discharge Pin US Navy Retired 20

 Unofficial Badges 

US Navy Honorable Discharge Navy Chief Initiated Cold War Veteran SERE

 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Not Specified
Other Comments:
Photo attached to Jim's Naples, Italy tour was taken from "we2moores" on  
(Naples, Italy circa 1958)
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Enlisted Aviation Warfare Specialist Badge

 Duty Stations
RTC (Cadre/Faculty Staff) San Diego, CANAS Spokane, WAFleet and Industrial Supply Centers (FISC)VF-24
NAS Los AlamitosVT-8SERE SchoolCommander Naval Forces Vietnam (COMNAVFORV)
NAF Cam Ranh Bay, VietnamUSN River Patrol Force - Task Force 116 (TF-116)HA(L)-3 SeawolvesUSS Intrepid (CVS-11)
VP-31 The Genies/Black Lightnings
  1944-1944, SM-0000, RTC (Cadre/Faculty Staff) San Diego, CA
  1950-1955, AK-0000, NAS Spokane, WA
  1956-1959, AK-0000, Fleet and Industrial Supply Center (FISC) Sigonella Det Naples Italy
  1960-1962, AK-0000, VF-24
  1963-1964, AK-0000, NAS Los Alamitos
  1964-1966, AK-0000, VT-8
  1968-1968, AK-0000, SERE School
  1968-1968, AK-0000, Commander Naval Forces Vietnam (COMNAVFORV)
  1968-1968, AK-0000, NAF Cam Ranh Bay, Vietnam
  1968-1968, AK-0000, USN River Patrol Force - Task Force 116 (TF-116)
  1968-1968, AK-0000, HA(L)-3 Seawolves
  1969-1970, AK-0000, USS Intrepid (CVS-11)
  1969-1971, AK-0000, VP-31 The Genies/Black Lightnings
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1968-1968 Vietnam War/Tet Counteroffensive Campaign (68)
  1968-1968 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase IV Campaign (68)
  1968-1968 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase V Campaign (68)
  1968-1969 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase VI Campaign (68-69)
 Other News, Events and Photographs
  Dec 23, 2015, General Photos
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