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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Petty Officer First Class
Service Years
1959 - 1979
NEC
AD-6403-Oil Analysis Operator/Evaluator
Home State
South Carolina
AD-Aviation Machinist's Mate


Location
South Carolina
Plot Coordinates
Ashes Scattered
Sep 14, 2008
Service to 1979
Navy Good Conduct Medal
Criteria
The Navy Good Conduct Medal is awarded on a selective basis to recognize four years of continuous active duty, above average conduct and proficiency by enlisted service members in the regular Navy or ... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1979
VW-15
VW-15
Rank
Petty Officer First Class
Location
NAS Jacksonville
NEC
AD-9585-Navy Recruiter Canvasser
Comments
Comments Pending
AD-Aviation Machinist's Mate
1978 - 1979
VAQ-138 Yellowjackets
VAQ-138 Yellowjackets
Rank
Petty Officer First Class
Location
Whidbey Island
NEC
AD-9585-Navy Recruiter Canvasser
Comments
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AD-Aviation Machinist's Mate
1976 - 1978
NAVSTA Treasure Island/Navy MARS Station
NAVSTA Treasure Island/Navy MARS Station
Rank
Petty Officer First Class
Location
Treasure Island - California
NEC
AD-6403-Oil Analysis Operator/Evaluator
Comments
Comments Pending
AD-Aviation Machinist's Mate
1974 - 1976
Navy Good Conduct Medal
Criteria
The Navy Good Conduct Medal is awarded on a selective basis to recognize four years of continuous active duty, above average conduct and proficiency by enlisted service members in the regular Navy or ... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1975
Naval Inventory Control Point (NAVICP)
Naval Inventory Control Point (NAVICP)
Rank
Petty Officer First Class
Location
Davis Monthan AFB - Arizona
NEC
AD-9585-Navy Recruiter Canvasser
Comments
Comments Pending
AD-Aviation Machinist's Mate
1971 - 1974
Yankee Station, North Vietnam
Description
Yankee Station was a point in the Gulf of Tonkin off the coast of Vietnam used by the U.S. Navy aircraft carriers of Task Force 77 to launch strikes in the Vietnam War. While its official designation ... More
Memories
USS Oriskany
1964 - 1973
Navy Good Conduct Medal
Criteria
The Navy Good Conduct Medal is awarded on a selective basis to recognize four years of continuous active duty, above average conduct and proficiency by enlisted service members in the regular Navy or ... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1971
USS Oriskany (CVA-34)
USS Oriskany (CVA-34)
Rank
Petty Officer Third Class
Comments
Comments Pending
1967 - 1971
Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal
Criteria
This medal is awarded to members of the Armed Forces of the United States who: 1. Served for 6 months in South Vietnam during the period 1 Mar 61 and 28 Mar 73; or 2. Served outside the geographical l... More
Description
Description Pending
1970
Vietnam War/Vietnam Winter-Spring 1970 Campaign
Description
This Campaign period was from 1 November 1969 to 30 April 1970. The generally good performance of the Vietnamese Navy during the allied sweep into Cambodia motivated the transfer of significant operat... More
1970 - 1970
Vietnam Service Medal
Criteria
The Vietnam Service Medal was awarded to members of the Armed Forces of the United States who served at any time between July 4, 1965, and March 28, 1973, in Vietnam or its contiguous waters or airspa... More
Description
Vietnam Cruise first award aboard USS Oriskany
1969
Navy Pistol Qualification Ribbon/Medal
Devices : Expert Marksmanship
Criteria
The U.S. Navy has issued two marksmanship ribbons: the Navy Pistol Marksmanship Ribbon and Navy Rifle Marksmanship Ribbon, since 1920. The pistol ribbon is currently awarded for qualification on the B... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1969
Navy Pistol Qualification Ribbon/Medal
Criteria
The U.S. Navy has issued two marksmanship ribbons: the Navy Pistol Marksmanship Ribbon and Navy Rifle Marksmanship Ribbon, since 1920. The pistol ribbon is currently awarded for qualification on the B... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1969
Vietnam War/Vietnam Summer-Fall 1969 Campaign
Description
This Campaign period was from 9 June to 31 October 1969.  In the Mekong Delta proper, Swift boat, PBR, riverine assault craft, SEAL, and Vietnamese ground units struck at the Viet Cong in their former... More
1969 - 1969
Navy Good Conduct Medal
Criteria
The Navy Good Conduct Medal is awarded on a selective basis to recognize four years of continuous active duty, above average conduct and proficiency by enlisted service members in the regular Navy or ... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1968
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
1968
VA-46 Clansman
VA-46 Clansman
Rank
Petty Officer Second Class
Location
JACKSONVILLE - Florida
NEC
AD-8326-A-7A/B Organizational Maintenance, Powerplant and Related Systems
Comments
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AD-Aviation Machinist's Mate
1966 - 1968
USS Forrestal (CVA-59)
USS Forrestal (CVA-59)
Rank
Petty Officer Second Class
Location
Vietnam
Comments
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1967 - 1967
Vietnam Service Medal
Criteria
The Vietnam Service Medal was awarded to members of the Armed Forces of the United States who served at any time between July 4, 1965, and March 28, 1973, in Vietnam or its contiguous waters or airspa... More
Description
Vietnam Cruise USS Forrestal VA-46
Fire - Fire - Fire!
1967
USS Forrestal (CVA-59) Fire
Description
In July 1967, a fire broke out on board the aircraft carrier USS Forrestal. An electrical anomaly had caused the discharge of a Zuni rocket on the flight deck, triggering a chain-reaction of explosion... More
People You Remember
John McCain Division Officer
1967 - 1967
VP-16 War Eagles
VP-16 War Eagles
Rank
Petty Officer Third Class
Location
JACKSONVILE - Florida
NEC
AD-8819-P-3 Organizational Apprentice Maintenance Technician
Comments
Comments Pending
AD-Aviation Machinist's Mate
1963 - 1966
(AD) Aviation Machinist Mate C School
(AD) Aviation Machinist Mate C School
Rank
Petty Officer Third Class
Location
JACKSONVILLE - Florida
NEC
AD-8819-P-3 Organizational Apprentice Maintenance Technician
Comments
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AD-Aviation Machinist's Mate
1963 - 1963
Navy Good Conduct Medal
Criteria
The Navy Good Conduct Medal is awarded on a selective basis to recognize four years of continuous active duty, above average conduct and proficiency by enlisted service members in the regular Navy or ... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1963
Navy Rifle Qualification Ribbon/Medal
Devices : Expert Marksmanship
Criteria
The U.S. Navy has issued two marksmanship ribbons: the Navy Pistol Marksmanship Ribbon and Navy Rifle Marksmanship Ribbon, since 1920. The pistol ribbon is currently awarded for qualification on the B... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1963
VW-13
VW-13
Rank
Airman
Location
NAS Jacksonville
NEC
ADR-0000-Aviation Machinist Mate -Reciprocating
Comments
Comments Pending
AD-Aviation Machinist's Mate
1960 - 1963
(AD) Aviation Machinist Mate A School
(AD) Aviation Machinist Mate A School
Rank
Airman Apprentice
Location
Jacksonville - Florida
Comments
Comments Pending
1959 - 1960
VAQ-130 Zappers
VAQ-130 Zappers
Rank
Airman
Location
Jacksonville - Florida
NEC
ADR-0000-Aviation Machinist Mate -Reciprocating
Comments
Comments Pending
AD-Aviation Machinist's Mate
1959 - 1960
Recruit Training (Great Lakes, IL), 552
School
Recruit Training (Great Lakes, IL)
Company
552
1959
RTC Great Lakes, IL (Company Commander/Staff)
RTC Great Lakes, IL (Company Commander/Staff)
Rank
Seaman Recruit
Comments
Comments Pending
1959 - 1959
Service from 1959

 
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