Dennis, Lester, CDR

 
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Current Service Status
USN Veteran
Current/Last Rank
Commander
Current/Last Primary Designator/NEC
132X-Unrestricted Line Officer - Naval Flight Officer
Primary Unit
1967-1969, 132X, USS Bennington (CVS-20)
Service Years
1959 - 1980
Commander Commander

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VP-44  Golden Pelicans Association
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What are you doing now:
Kicking back and living the good life.  Active member of American Legion Post 397 of Creve Coeur Missouri. 
   
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  1960-1964, 132X, VP-44

Lieutenant

From Month/Year
- / 1960

To Month/Year
- / 1964

Unit
VP-44 Unit Page

Rank
Lieutenant

Designator/NEC
132X-Unrestricted Line Officer - Naval Flight Officer

Location
Patuxent River

Country/State
Maryland
 
 
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VP-44

Type
Air Units - Fixed Wing

Existing/Disbanded
Existing

Parent Unit
Fixed Wing

Strength
Air Squadron

Created/Owned By
Not Specified
   

Last Updated: Jul 2, 2008
   
Memories For This Unit

Best Friends
Pat O'Leary
Dick Marrack
Glenn Coulter
Marty Duling
Don Thune
Doug Orme
Fred Malvin
Jim Koenig

Best Moment
When I was assigned as Navigator to the Captain's crew

   

Worst Moment
When I broke my leg from parachute jumping

Chain of Command
C.O. Andrew Serrell

   

Other Memories
Deployment to Sigonella Sicily, 1961
Deployments to Lajes Azores, Argentia Newfoundland
Cuban Missile Crisis
The long November Partols
Being allowed to move away from the BOQ and into private housing as a bachelor
Living at a place named "Not Yet"

   
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17 Members Also There at Same Time
VP-44

Finney, Donald, LT, (1961-1972) OFF 131X Lieutenant
Nuzum, David, CPO, (1952-1973) AT AT-0000 Petty Officer First Class (E-6)
Burdette, William, CWO3, (1961-1981) AX AX-0000 Petty Officer Second Class (E-5)
McManus, Thomas P., PO2, (1958-1962) PH PH-8288 Petty Officer Second Class (E-5)
Wingate, Larry, PO2, (1958-1962) AT AT-0000 Petty Officer Second Class (E-5)
Barrows, Grant, PO3, (1960-1964) AT AT-0000 Petty Officer Third Class (E-4)
Burke, Dewey, PO3, (1962-1965) AWF AWF-0000 Petty Officer Third Class (E-4)
Dotson, Doyce, PO1, (1959-1979) AE AE-7182 Petty Officer Third Class (E-4)
Knox, Terry, CPO, (1963-1984) AT AT-0000 Petty Officer Third Class (E-4)
Teetz, William, LCDR, (1963-1984) AX AX-0000 Petty Officer Third Class (E-4)
Hickey, John, CAPT, (1955-1978) Lieutenant
Orme, Douglas, CAPT, (1958-1989) Lieutenant Junior Grade
LaGue, Theodore, CPO, (1955-1976) Petty Officer First Class (E-6)
Maher, Charlie, CPO, (1955-1974) AE Petty Officer First Class (E-6)
Beck, Wallace, CPO, (1959-1979) Petty Officer Second Class (E-5)
Brower, Richard, SCPO, (1959-1980) AWO Petty Officer Second Class (E-5)
Koenig, Jim, PO2, (1961-1964) Petty Officer Second Class (E-5)

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