Minton, Joseph, LCDR

Limited Duty Officer
 TWS Ribbon Bar
Life Member
 Service Photo   Service Details
191 kb
View Time Line View Family Time Line
Current Service Status
USN Retired
Current/Last Rank
Lieutenant Commander
Current/Last Primary NEC
644X-Limited Duty Officer - Information Warfare/Cryptology
Current/Last Rating/NEC Group
Limited Duty Officer
Primary Unit
2001-2004, 644X, COMNAVSECGRU
Previously Held NEC
CTI-9211-Basic Chinese (Mandarin) Linguist
CTI-9201-Basic Russian Linguist
CT-9134-Subsurface Augmentee Operator
Service Years
1975 - 2004
Foreign Language(s)
Official/Unofficial US Navy Certificates
Cold War
Order of the Arctic Circle (Bluenose)
Order of the Shellback
Order of the Golden Dragon
Plank Owner
Lieutenant Commander
Lieutenant Commander

 Official Badges 

US Navy Retired 20

 Unofficial Badges 

Order of the Shellback Navy Chief 100 Yrs 1893-1993 Order of the Arctic Circle (Bluenose) Navy Chief Initiated

Order of the Golden Dragon LDO/CWO

 Military Association Memberships
Fleet Reserve Association (FRA)American LegionMilitary Officers Association of America (MOAA)Dept of South Carolina
United States Submarine Veterans, Inc. (USSVI)
  1985, Fleet Reserve Association (FRA) [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  2001, American Legion [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  2009, Military Officers Association of America (MOAA) [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  2009, Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW), Dept of South Carolina (Member) (Lexington, South Carolina) [Verified] - Chap. Page
  2013, United States Submarine Veterans, Inc. (USSVI) [Verified] - Assoc. Page

 Additional Information
What are you doing now:
Not Specified
Other Comments:
Not Specified
 Countries Deployed To or Visited

 Remembrance Profiles -  2 Sailors Remembered
 Photo Album   (More...

  1982-1982, CT-9134, USS Batfish (SSN-681)

CT-Cryptologic Technician (not specified)

From Month/Year
July / 1982

To Month/Year
October / 1982

USS Batfish (SSN-681) Unit Page

Petty Officer First Class

CT-9134-Subsurface Augmentee Operator

ft. meade

 USS Batfish (SSN-681) Details

USS Batfish (SSN-681)
Hull number SSN-681

Sub-Surface Vessels


Parent Unit


Created/Owned By
Not Specified

Last Updated: Nov 5, 2013
My Photos For This Duty Station
No Available Photos
18 Members Also There at Same Time
USS Batfish (SSN-681)

Ashpole, Brian, CWO4, (1977-2006) CT CT-9134 Petty Officer Second Class
Neth, Jr., Lawrence, CPO, (1975-1996) CT CT-9135 Petty Officer Second Class
Parker, Jim, SCPO, (1979-1999) CT CT-9135 Petty Officer Second Class
Thrasher, George, CPO, (1960-1987) IC IC-4752 Chief Petty Officer
Bottonfield, David, SCPO, (1978-1999) MM MM-3355 Petty Officer First Class
Lovell, Joe, CPO, (1977-1993) ET ET-0000 Petty Officer First Class
Snow, Paul, CPO, (1969-1991) CTI CTI-9201 Petty Officer First Class
Hicks, Kenneth, PO2, (1978-1984) EM EM-3354 Petty Officer Second Class
Pete, Robert, LT, (1980-2014) STS 1591 Petty Officer Second Class
Stinnett, David, PO1, (1977-1994) MM MM-4245 Petty Officer Second Class
Sultana, Chris, PO1, (1979-1987) TM TM-0000 Petty Officer Second Class
Stevens, Samuel, PO1, (1975-1995) ST ST-0405 Petty Officer Third Class
Wright, Dewayne, CPO, (1979-2003) QM QM-0000 Petty Officer Third Class
Hunter, Steven, FN, (1979-1983) MM MM-4245 Fireman
Vincent, Christopher, MCPO, (1968-1988) MM Chief Petty Officer
Buzard, Richard, PO1, (1974-1996) Petty Officer First Class
Ryberg, Mark, PO1, (1978-1986) Petty Officer First Class
Hanes, Alan, MCPO, (1979-2001) Petty Officer Second Class

Copyright Inc 2003-2011