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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Petty Officer Second Class
Service Years
1984 - 1989
NEC
BM-0164-Assault Boat Coxswain
Home State
New York
BM-Boatswain's Mate
Surface Warfare Enlisted Badge


Location
New York
Apr 19, 1989
Service to 1989
USS Iowa (BB-61)
USS Iowa (BB-61)
Rank
Petty Officer Second Class
NEC
BM-0000-Boatswain's Mate
Comments
Comments Pending
BM-Boatswain's Mate
1989 - 1989
USS Iowa Turret Explosion Incident (Puerto Rico)
Description
The USS Iowa turret explosion occurred in the Number Two 16-inch gun turret of the United States Navy battleship USS Iowa (BB-61) on 19 April 1989. The explosion in the center gun room killed 47 of th... More
1989 - 1989
USS Canopus (AS-34)
USS Canopus (AS-34)
Rank
Petty Officer Second Class
NEC
BM-0164-Assault Boat Coxswain
Comments
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BM-Boatswain's Mate
1985 - 1989
Purple Heart
Criteria
The Purple Heart may be awarded to any member of the Armed Forces of the United States who, while serving under competent authority in any capacity with one of the Armed Forces, has been wounded, kill... More
Comments
BB 61
1988
Navy Good Conduct Medal
Criteria
The Navy Good Conduct Medal (NGCM) is a decoration presented by the United States Navy to recognize members who have completed three years of honorable service. Medals awarded before January 1, 1996 r... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1988
Navy Sea Service Deployment
Criteria
The Sea Service Deployment Ribbon is awarded to members of the Navy and Marine Corps assigned to U.S. homeported (including Hawaii and Alaska) ships, deploying units, or Fleet Marine Force commands, f... More
Description
Description Pending
1988
Navy E Ribbon
Criteria
The Navy "E" Ribbon denotes permanent duty on ships or in squadrons that won the battle efficiency competition after July 1, 1974.
Description
AS-34
1987
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
1986
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
1986
Service from 1984

 
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