Roe, Ernest, AKC

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Last Rank
Chief Petty Officer
Last Primary NEC
AK-9549-Acquisition Logistics Specialist
Last Rating/NEC Group
Aviation Storekeeper
Primary Unit
1972-1975, AK-0000, NAVSTA Bremerton, WA
Service Years
1955 - 1975
Official/Unofficial US Navy Certificates
Order of the Golden Dragon
Great Lakes
AK-Aviation Storekeeper
Five Hash Marks

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Home Country
United States
United States
Year of Birth
This Military Service Page was created/owned by Carlos Roe, LCDR to remember Roe, Ernest (Ernie), CPO USN(Ret).

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Contact Info
Home Town
Three Forks
Last Address
Not Specified

Date of Passing
Oct 26, 2010
Location of Interment
Not Specified
Wall/Plot Coordinates
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 Official Badges 

U.S. Navy Chief Master-at-Arms

 Unofficial Badges 

Order of the Golden Shellback Navy Chief Initiated P-3 2,500 HRS S-3 1,000 HRS

Order of the Golden Dragon C-130 Hercules 2000 Hour Logistics Management Excellence Award

 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Playing golf and drinking some bourbon with Ben Hogan
Other Comments:
My father was a great man who dedicated 43 years to the Navy and Lockheed Martin. He provided support all over the world to ensure that aviation maintenance could continue and would support the fight.

He will be missed..........God bless him and we know he is in a better place
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  1958-1960, AK-0000, USS Independence (CV-62)

AK-Aviation Storekeeper

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USS Independence (CV-62) Unit Page

Petty Officer First Class

AK-0000-Aviation Storekeeper

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 USS Independence (CV-62) Details

USS Independence (CV-62)

(later CV-62)

Flag Hoist/Radio Call Sign: November - November - Quebec - November
Tactical Voice Radio Call: "GUN TRAIN"

Displacement 56,000 Tons, Dimensions, 1046' 6" (oa) x 129' 1" x 37' (Max)
Armament 8 x 5"/54, 100 Aircraft.
Armor, Unknown.
Machinery, 280,000 SHP; Geared Turbines, 4 screws
Speed, 34 Knots, Crew 3800 - 4280.

Operational and Building Data

Built by New York Navy. Laid down 1 July 1955, launched 6 June 1958, commissioned 10 Jan 1959. Redesignated as a multimission carrier (CV 62) 28 February 1973. after being modified to operate ASW aircraft. SLEP at Philadelphia Navy Yard 4/1985 to mid-1988.

Replaced Midwayas forward-deployed carrier in Japan, 1991. Island was extensively enlarged during SLEP and other modernizations. Replaced by Kitty Hawk in July 1998 and decommissioned to reserve on 30 September 1998. Struck from the Navy list on 8 March 2004.

Status:Stricken, to be disposed of (Maintenance Category X).

Berth:NAVSEA Inactive Ships On-site Maintenance Office, Bremerton, WA.

Planned disposition:In April 2004 Navy officials identified ex-Independence as one of 24 decommissioned ships available to be sunk as artificial reefs. As of February 2008, however, she was scheduled to be dismantled in the next five years.

Surface Vessels


Parent Unit

Aircraft Carrier

Created/Owned By
Not Specified

Last Updated: Dec 3, 2010
My Photos For This Unit
No Available Photos
14 Members Also There at Same Time
USS Independence (CV-62)

LaChance, Dennis, LT, (1958-1979) BT BT-4524 Lieutenant
Logan, Lanny, CPO, (1960-1978) ETN ETR-0000 Chief Petty Officer
Gallagher, Robert, PO3, (1960-1969) MM MM-0000 Petty Officer Second Class
Jackson, Robert, PO2, (1958-1961) AWF AWF-0000 Petty Officer Second Class
Narey, Bob, PO2, (1956-1960) AM AM-0000 Petty Officer Second Class
Brickey, Billy, PO2, (1954-1963) AME AME-0000 Petty Officer Third Class
Cilley, Richard, CPO, (1958-1978) AB ABE-7006 Petty Officer Third Class
Kelsey, Everett, PO3, (1956-1962) AQ AQF-8324 Petty Officer Third Class
Milan, Fred, CWO4, (1958-1989) AMS AMS-8215 Petty Officer Third Class
Smartt, Robert, PO3, (1956-1960) EN EN-0000 Petty Officer Third Class
Todd, Robert, SN, (1958-1960) SN SN-0000 Seaman
Bush, Earl, AA, (1958-1962) AB AB-0000 Airman Apprentice
Tuminello, John, PO2, (1960-1966) AT ATR-0000 Airman Recruit
Mobilia, Richard, PO3, (1960-1963) SH Petty Officer Third Class

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