Ringate, Wayne, HM1

Hospital Corpsman
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Current Service Status
USN Retired
Current/Last Rank
Petty Officer First Class
Current/Last Primary NEC
HM-8478-Advanced Biomedical Equipment Technician
Current/Last Rating/NEC Group
Hospital Corpsman
Primary Unit
1986-1988, HM-8478, NMC Norfolk
Previously Held NEC
GMG-0000-Gunner's Mate Guns
GM-0000-Gunner's Mate
HM-0000-Hospital Corpsman
HM-8479-Basic Biomedical Equipment System Technician
Service Years
1967 - 1988
HM-Hospital Corpsman
Five Hash Marks

 Official Badges 

Career Counselor Gun Captain (pre-1969) US Navy Retired 20

 Unofficial Badges 

Order of the Shellback US Navy Honorable Discharge Gulf of Tonkin Yacht Club

 Military Association Memberships
American LegionVietnam Veterans of America (VVA)Veterans of the Vietnam WarVeterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW)
Mobile Riverine Force AssociationChapter 1
  1993, American Legion [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  2003, Vietnam Veterans of America (VVA) [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  2003, Veterans of the Vietnam War [Verified]
  2004, Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW) [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  2005, Mobile Riverine Force Association [Verified]
  2009, Disabled American Veterans (DAV), Chapter 1 (Member) (Ft Snelling, Minnesota) [Verified] - Chap. Page
  2009, Disabled American Veterans (DAV), Chapter 39 (Member) (Coon Rapids, Minnesota) [Verified] - Chap. Page

 Additional Information
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Order of the Silver Rose

 Remembrance Profiles -  6 Sailors Remembered
  • Diamond, Danny, SN
  • Metke, Robert, CPO
  • Ryan, Robert, PO3, (1967-1971)
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  1970-1971, GM-0000, USS Vancouver (LPD-2)

GM-Gunner's Mate

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USS Vancouver (LPD-2) Unit Page

Petty Officer Second Class

GM-0000-Gunner's Mate

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 USS Vancouver (LPD-2) Details

USS Vancouver (LPD-2)
Hull number LPD-2

Surface Vessels


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Last Updated: Mar 11, 2008
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42 Members Also There at Same Time
USS Vancouver (LPD-2)

Short, Fred, PO3, (1967-1971) GM GM-0000 Chief Petty Officer
Jacobsen, John, CAPT, (1961-1994) OFF 111X Lieutenant
Armstrong, David, CMC, (1963-1988) FTG FTG-0000 Petty Officer First Class
Rice, Vernon, PO1, (1970-1997) RM RM-2342 Petty Officer First Class
Bivens, Sammy, PO2, (1966-1970) EN EN-4314 Petty Officer Second Class
Blanks, E., PO2, (1968-1972) RM RM-2303 Petty Officer Second Class
Bracken, Stuart, PO2, (1969-1973) BM BM-0000 Petty Officer Second Class
Camp, Terry, PO2, (1967-1971) RM RM-0000 Petty Officer Second Class
Culver, Jerry, PO2, (1967-1971) EN EN-0000 Petty Officer Second Class
Gray, Rex, CPO, (1971-1993) EN EN-0000 Petty Officer Second Class
Medina, Richard, PO2, (1969-1973) SK SK-0000 Petty Officer Second Class
Nitzel, Donald, LT, (1966-1987) EM EM-0000 Petty Officer Second Class
Rice, Vernon, PO1, (1970-1997) RM 23CQ Petty Officer Second Class
Smallen, Mike, PO1, (1969-1998) MM MM-0000 Petty Officer Second Class
Swofford, Charles, PO2, (1970-1980) BM BM-0000 Petty Officer Second Class
Wiersema, William, PO2, (1961-1965) MM MM-0000 Petty Officer Second Class
Almashy, Danny, PO3, (1968-1974) RD RD-0334 Petty Officer Third Class
Dick, Jan Wendell, PO3, (1968-1972) ETN ETR-0000 Petty Officer Third Class
Hayes, Wayne, PO3, (1969-1973) EM EM-0000 Petty Officer Third Class
Iverson, Eric, PO3, (1967-1970) CYN CYN-0000 Petty Officer Third Class
Kesinger, Roy, PO3, (1969-1973) BM BM-0000 Petty Officer Third Class
Lambertson, Don, PO3, (1968-1972) EM EM-0000 Petty Officer Third Class
Mays, Paul, PO3, (1969-1973) ETN ETR-0000 Petty Officer Third Class
Minella, Tim, PO3, (1966-1971) BM BM-0000 Petty Officer Third Class
Petty, Larry, CPO, (1965-1987) BM BM-0164 Petty Officer Third Class
CONKLIN, BILL, SN, (1968-1971) YN YN-0000 Seaman
Goodrich, Jerry W., SN, (1968-1972) SK SK-0000 Seaman
Gray, Jim, PO2, (1971-1975) QM QM-0000 Seaman
JANIS, MARK, SN, (1970-1972) SSM SSML-0000 Seaman
McClurkin, David, PO3, (1970-1974) SN SN-0000 Seaman
Passarelli, Steven, PO3, (1968-1972) CS CS-0000 Seaman
Rodriguez, Joseph, FN, (1967-1971) BT BT-0000 Fireman
Furlong, Robert, (1971-1975) AB ABF-0000 Airman
Aros, Robert, SA, (1969-1973) BM BM-0000 Seaman Apprentice
Hennig, Joe, PO3, (1971-1974) Petty Officer First Class
Holloway, George R, CPO, (1955-1986) Petty Officer First Class
Chavez, Ben, PO1, (1965-1988) Petty Officer Second Class
Cooley, Kenneth, SCPO, (1976-2005) Petty Officer Second Class
DeRooy, David, PO2, (1968-1972) 00 Petty Officer Second Class
Etzel, Keith, PO2, (1970-1974) Petty Officer Second Class
Rowe, Thomas, PO2, (1968-1973) Petty Officer Second Class
Jones, Steven, PO3, (1968-1972) Petty Officer Third Class

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