Gibson, Dennis, CWO3

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Current Service Status
USN Retired
Current/Last Rank
Chief Warrant Officer 3
Current/Last Service Branch
Engineering Technician
Current/Last Primary Designator/NEC
713X-Warrant Officer - Engineering Technician - Surface
Current/Last Rating/NEC Group
Line Officer
Primary Unit
1985-1987, 713X, NAVSTA Norfolk, VA
Previously Held Designator/NEC
IC-0000-Interior Communications Electrician
IC-4776-MK 9 MOD 4/MK 10 MOD 0 DRAI and MK 6 MOD 4B DRT Technician
IC-4712-Integrated Voice Communications Technician
Service Years
1967 - 1987
Official/Unofficial US Navy Certificates
Order of the Golden Dragon
Neptune Subpoena
Plank Owner
Engineering Technician
Chief Warrant Officer 3

 Official Badges 

US Navy Retired 20

 Unofficial Badges 

Order of the Shellback US Navy Honorable Discharge Order of the Arctic Circle (Bluenose) Order of the Golden Dragon

Gulf of Tonkin Yacht Club

 Additional Information
What are you doing now:
Operations and Maintenance of Automated Baggage Handling Systems, Passenger Boarding Bridges, and Ground Support Equipment.I also worked six years in production plant maintenance at General Cable Company's Apparatus Division. Made telephone lift trucks, air dryers, generators. Left there to go try maintenance on conveyor systems and been doing it ever since.
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  1972-1974, IC-4776, USS Kirk (DE-1087)

IC-Interior Communications Electrician

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USS Kirk (DE-1087) Unit Page

Petty Officer First Class (E-6)

IC-4776-MK 9 MOD 4/MK 10 MOD 0 DRAI and MK 6 MOD 4B DRT Technician

San Diego

 USS Kirk (DE-1087) Details

USS Kirk (DE-1087)
Hull number DE-1087

Surface Vessels


Parent Unit
Surface Vessels USS I-K

Destroyer Escort

Created/Owned By
Not Specified

Last Updated: Jun 4, 2008
Memories For This Unit

Best Friends
Bob Gold
Ken Jeno
LeRoy Bostic
Steve Iannazzo
Bruce Hinckley
Mike Dame

Best Moment
Crossing the line.


Worst Moment
Leaving mid-cruise for shore duty.

Chain of Command
EM1 Gold
EMCS Staats
Ltjg Nelson
Lt Doyle
Capt. Kvederis


Other Memories
Wog night.

My Photos For This Duty Station
Commission Day for USS Kirk (DE-1087) Sept.9, 1972
Navy Pictures
This is exhausting
USS Kirk
13 Members Also There at Same Time
USS Kirk (DE-1087)

CLANCY, TIM, CPO, (1971-1991) GM GM-0876 Petty Officer Second Class (E-5)
Dallner, Mark, PO1, (1970-1980) ST ST-0456 Petty Officer Second Class (E-5)
Harkins, Gregory, PO2, (1971-1979) RM RM-0000 Petty Officer Second Class (E-5)
RICH, WILLIAM, CPO, (1970-1991) HT HT-0000 Petty Officer Second Class (E-5)
Schermerhorn, Peter, PO2, (1973-1977) OS OS-0000 Petty Officer Second Class (E-5)
Thedell, Todd, PO2, (1973-1977) OS OS-0322 Petty Officer Second Class (E-5)
Pestka, John, PO1, (1970-1978) MM MM-9348 Petty Officer Third Class (E-4)
NICKEL, BRYCE, PO1, (1973-1995) BT BT-0000 Fireman Recruit (E-1)
Martinez, John, CPO, (1963-1986) Petty Officer First Class (E-6)
Bongaard, James, PO2, (1971-1975) Petty Officer Second Class (E-5)
Burbridge, William, PO3, (1973-1977) BT Petty Officer Third Class (E-4)
Burbridge, William, PO3, (1973-1976) Fireman (E-3)
Doyle, Hugh, CDR, (1967-1987) Lieutenant

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