Peck, John, HM1

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Last Rank
Petty Officer First Class
Last Primary NEC
HM-8406-Aerospace Medical Technician
Last Rating/NEC Group
Hospital Corpsman
Primary Unit
1962-1966, HM-8406, NAS Norfolk
Service Years
1942 - 1966
Foreign Language(s)
Official/Unofficial US Navy Certificates
Cold War
Panama Canal
Plank Owner
Voice Edition
HM-Hospital Corpsman
Five Hash Marks

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Home State
New York
New York
Year of Birth
This Military Service Page was created/owned by Diane Short, SA to remember Peck, John (Doc), HM1.

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Contact Info
Home Town
Queens, New York
Last Address
Not Specified

Date of Passing
Nov 09, 2014
Location of Interment
Not Specified
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

 Official Badges 

WW II Honorable Discharge Pin US Navy Retired 20

 Unofficial Badges 

US Navy Honorable Discharge Order of the Golden Shellback Cold War Medal Cold War Veteran

Cold War Veteran

 Military Association Memberships
Post 327USS Forrestal AssociationAmerican Association of Navy Hospital Corpsman (AAoNHC)United States Navy Memorial
Navy Together We ServedUSS Leyte CV-32 AssociationKorean War Veterans Association (KWVA)
  1966, American Legion, Post 327 (Adjutant ) (Norfolk, Virginia) [Verified] - Chap. Page
  1966, USS Forrestal Association [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  1990, American Association of Navy Hospital Corpsman (AAoNHC) [Verified]
  1995, American Association of Navy Hospital Corpsman (AAoNHC) [Verified]
  1998, United States Navy Memorial [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  2008, Navy Together We Served [Verified]
  2013, USS Leyte CV-32 Association
  2013, Korean War Veterans Association (KWVA) [Verified] - Assoc. Page

 Additional Information

Last Known Activity
On retirement from USN, my wife and I bought a used 1979 VW Camper, we visited every state in US, and traveled from the Islands of Canada, across Canada, went on a 38 day expedition to Mexico, from "T" town, down the Baja, across the sound to the Main Land, visited thru out Mexico and returned to CONUS via AZ. Followed I-40 cross country to home, logging 7,800 on the VW, Needed new muffler and two tires.

When stationed at USN/MC TRNG CTR, Albany, NY, had a very interesting detail, my home base was 90 Church St., NYC, 3rd ND Hdqtrs. Was attached to 3rd ND, mobilization Team, we had to keep records of all HM's, if a disaster and/or mobilization, we could recall all HM's and Hospital personnel to ActDuty. Our area was from Albany, NY down to NYC.


Other Comments:
Served on Galapagos Islands, US NAAF, 1946, transferred to US NAS Coco Solo, CZ, Asst. to Flight Surgeon 15 ND.
1961- On board USS Randolph (CV-15) was attached to NASA Group for recovery of John Glenn. Corpsman in Isolation Chamber and Medical Isolation Team.
Made cruise on USS Eisenhower (CV-69)as part of Father/son cruise (Tiger Cruise) My son-in law was EMCM aboard the "IKE"

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  1962-1966, HM-8406, NAS Norfolk

HM-Hospital Corpsman

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NAS Norfolk Unit Page

Petty Officer First Class

HM-8406-Aerospace Medical Technician

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 NAS Norfolk Details

NAS Norfolk
Redesignated NS/Base Norfolk

Garrison - Base Station


Parent Unit
Naval Air Stations


Created/Owned By
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Last Updated: Jun 14, 2018
Memories For This Unit

Other Memories
Retired US Navy, Trans, to Fleet Reserve May 10. 1966.

My Photos For This Duty Station
P2V -1945  NorVa NAS
IKE at Sea, off NorVa
Transfer to FltRes, NAS NorVA 1966
Our VW, Trip to Mexico
85 Members Also There at Same Time
NAS Norfolk

Ruth, James, SCPO, (1950-1971) HM HM-8424 Chief Petty Officer
Sloan, Terrance Patrick, PO1, (1955-1966) HM HM-0000 Petty Officer Second Class
Massey, Forsyth, RADM, (1931-1968) OFF 131X Rear Admiral Upper Half
O'Flaherty, Roderick, CDR, (1941-1964) AP AP-0000 Commander
Weigel, Jerry, CWO3, (1962-1983) AD AD-8391 Chief Warrant Officer 3
Cameron, James, CPO, (1959-1969) 00 00-0000 Chief Petty Officer
Wilson, David, CPO, (1952-1974) PH PH-8148 Chief Petty Officer
Brillhart, Dave, CPO, (1952-1975) AE AE-0000 Petty Officer First Class
Grant, Gordon A., PO1, (1955-1965) ABH ABH-0000 Petty Officer First Class
Hendrickson, Raymond, PO1, (1960-1969) PN PN-2526 Petty Officer First Class
Pinnell, Robert, CDR, (1958-1992) AT ATR-0000 Petty Officer First Class
Berg, Bill, PO2, (1961-1965) RM RM-2342 Petty Officer Second Class
Bobetich, Victor, PO2, (1960-1964) AT ATR-0000 Petty Officer Second Class
Brown, Robert, PO2, (1965-1972) AD ADJ-0000 Petty Officer Second Class
Carlson, James, PO2, (1964-1968) AT AT-6526 Petty Officer Second Class
Drake, Frank, CMC, (1962-1990) AK AK-8012 Petty Officer Second Class
Drescher, Charles, PO1, (1964-1984) AM AMH-0000 Petty Officer Second Class
Flynn, Oren, PO2, (1958-1962) AT AT-6622 Petty Officer Second Class
GARDNER, Jerome, CPO, (1958-1978) AK AK-0000 Petty Officer Second Class
Houseknecht, Robert, PO2, (1958-1963) 00 8202 Petty Officer Second Class
Martin, John, CPO, (1959-1978) AO AO-0000 Petty Officer Second Class
Odoski, Ronald, CWO4, (1960-1984) AB ABH-0000 Petty Officer Second Class
Ray, Daniel, PO2, (1963-1967) RD RD-0000 Petty Officer Second Class
Shepherd, John, CPO, (1957-1987) SM SM-0000 Petty Officer Second Class
TAYLOR, JAMES, PO2, (1965-1969) OFF 316X Petty Officer Second Class
Timberman, Norman, PO2, (1961-1965) AT ATR-0000 Petty Officer Second Class
Toler, Marshall, PO2, (1957-1964) RM RM-0000 Petty Officer Second Class
Casey, John, PO3, (1962-1965) PH PH-0000 Petty Officer Third Class
Croisant, Joe, PO3, (1960-1964) AD AD-8215 Petty Officer Third Class
Freeman, William H., PO3, (1964-1967) AE AE-0000 Petty Officer Third Class
Hales, Terry, MCPO, (1962-1992) AD AD-0000 Petty Officer Third Class
Hinson, Thomas, PO3, (1962-1966) AC AC-0000 Petty Officer Third Class
Hogaboom, Fred, PO3, (1959-1963) AK AK-0000 Petty Officer Third Class
Hubbard, Gene, PO3, (1964-1967) AT AT-6612 Petty Officer Third Class
Kuehl, Donnie, PO3, (1962-1968) PH PH-0000 Petty Officer Third Class
Kuster, Lamar, PO3, (1959-1962) PN PN-0000 Petty Officer Third Class
Plano, Larry, PO3, (1961-1965) AT AT-6613 Petty Officer Third Class
Provost, Robert, PO3, (1962-1968) YN YN-2505 Petty Officer Third Class
Roman, Robert, PO3, (1966-1969) AT ATR-0000 Petty Officer Third Class
Wade Sr., Kenneth, PO1, (1958-1969) PN PN-0000 Petty Officer Third Class
Williams, Art, PO3, (1966-1970) AZ AZ-0000 Petty Officer Third Class
Wolf, Joseph L., PO3, (1957-1962) PH PH-8288 Petty Officer Third Class
Provost, Robert, PO3, (1962-1968) YN CYN-0000 Seaman
Sarvis, Janette, SN, (1962-1964) PN PN-0000 Seaman
Bartlett, Stephen, AN, (1961-1964) AK AK-0000 Airman
Bradley, Dave, PO3, (1962-1966) AM AM-0000 Airman
Crum, Larry, AN, (1962-1965) AN AN-0000 Airman
Freifeld, Ronald, AN, (1961-1964) AN AN-0000 Airman
Jacobs, Eugene, AN, (1966-1969) AN AN-0000 Airman
Lanter, Bill, PO3, (1960-2008) AM AM-0000 Airman
Lemire, J Alfred, PO1, (1962-1989) AT ATR-0000 Airman
Murdock, Lanny, AN, (1965-1969) AB AB-0000 Airman
Odietus, Anthony, AN, (1966-1969) AM AM-0000 Airman
Reicherter, Bill, AN, (1963-1967) AMH AM-8345 Airman
White, John, CDR, (1965-1994) PH PH-0000 Airman
Vinas, Ricardo V., CWO4, (1962-1992) SD SD-0000 Seaman Apprentice
Drummond, Donald, FN, (1960-1964) MM MM-0000 Fireman Apprentice
Goodwin, Raymond Larry, AA, (1961-1963) AA AA-0000 Airman Apprentice
Smith, Edward, MCPO, (1962-1996) 00 00-0000 Airman Apprentice

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