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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Lieutenant Junior Grade
Service Years
1960 - 1963
NEC
112X-Unrestricted Line Officer - Submarine Warfare
Home State
Nebraska
Lieutenant Junior Grade Lieutenant Junior Grade
Submarine Officer Badge


Location
Nebraska
Apr 10, 1963
Service to 1963
Sinking of the USS Thresher (SSN-593)
Description

The second USS Thresher (SSN-593) was the lead boat of her class of nuclear-powered attack submarines in the United States Navy. She was the U.S. Navy's second submarine to be named after the thresher

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Memories
As Thresher neared her test depth, Skylark received garbled communications over underwater telephone... More
1963 - 1963
USS Thresher (SSN-593)
USS Thresher (SSN-593)
Rank
Lieutenant Junior Grade
NEC
112X-Unrestricted Line Officer - Submarine Warfare
Comments
Comments Pending
Lieutenant Junior Grade Lieutenant Junior Grade
1962 - 1963
Training Exercise - NUSUBEX 2-62
Description
NUSUBEX 2-62 (an exercise designed to improve the tactical capabilities of nuclear submarines) and in antisubmarine warfare training with Task Group ALPHA.
Memories
In March, the submarine participated in NUSUBEX 2-62 (an exercise designed to improve the tactical c... More
1962 - 1962
NPS New London (Faculty Staff), Nuclear Power Training Command (Faculty Staff)
NPS New London (Faculty Staff), Nuclear Power Training Command (Faculty Staff)
Rank
Ensign
NEC
117X-Unrestricted Line Officer - Submarine Warfare (In Training)
Comments
Comments Pending
Ensign Ensign
1960 - 1962
National Defense Service Medal (2001-Present))
Criteria
The National Defense Service Medal is awarded for honorable active service as a member of the Armed Forces during the Korean War, Vietnam War, the war against Iraq in the Persian Gulf, and for service... More
Description
Description Pending
1961
Submarine School Officers Basic
Submarine School Officers Basic
Rank
Ensign
NEC
117X-Unrestricted Line Officer - Submarine Warfare (In Training)
Comments
Comments Pending
Ensign Ensign
1960 - 1960
Service from 1960
US Naval Academy Annapolis (Faculty Staff)
US Naval Academy Annapolis (Faculty Staff)
Rank
Midshipman
NEC
110X-Unrestricted Line Officer - No Specialty Engagement
Comments
Comments Pending
1956 - 1960

 
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