Jett, Thomas, SKC

Deceased
 
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Last Rank
Chief Petty Officer
Last Primary NEC
SK-0000-Storekeeper
Last Rating/NEC Group
Storekeeper
Primary Unit
1960-1963, SK-0000, USS Rankin (AKA-103)
Service Years
1940 - 1964
Official/Unofficial US Navy Certificates
Order of the Golden Dragon
Order of the Rock
Order of the Spanish Main
SK-Storekeeper
Six Hash Marks

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Home State
Texas
Texas
Year of Birth
1919
 
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Last Address
Antioch

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Order of the Golden Shellback




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  1942-1945, SK-0000, USS Ajax (AR-6)

SK-Storekeeper

From Month/Year
- / 1942

To Month/Year
- / 1945

Unit
USS Ajax (AR-6) Unit Page

Rank
Seaman

NEC
SK-0000-Storekeeper

Location
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Country/State
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 USS Ajax (AR-6) Details

USS Ajax (AR-6)

USS Ajax (AR-6)




Vulcan Class Repair Ship:
  • Laid down, 7 May 1941, at Los Angeles Shipbuilding and Drydock Corp. San Pedro, CA.
  • Launched, 22 August 1942
  • Commissioned USS Ajax (AR-6), 3 October 1943, CDR. John L. Brown in command
  • During World War II USS Ajax was assigned to the Asiatic-Pacific Theater
  • Following World War II USS Ajax was assigned to Occupation service in the Far East from 25 September to 27 November 1945
  • During the Korean War USS Ajax participated in the following campaigns:
     Korean War Campaigns
    Campaign and Dates Campaign and Dates
    UN Summer-Fall Offensive 
    20 to 22 August 1951 
    15 to 16 November 1951
    Korea Defense Summer-Fall 1952 
    11 to 13 November 1952
    Second Korean Winter 
    3 to 4 April 1952
    Third Korean Winter 
    16 to 18 December 1952 
    12 to 13 March 1953
  • During the Vietnam War USS Ajax participated in the following campaigns:
     Vietnam War Campaigns
    Campaign and Dates Campaign and Dates
    Vietnamese Counteroffensive - Phase IV 
    8 to 23 June 1968
    Sanctuary Counteroffensive 
    1 to 11 May 1970
    Vietnam Summer-Fall 1969 
    26 September to 11 October 1969
    Consolidation I 
    25 August to 23 September 1971 
    29 October to 21 November 1971
    Vietnam Winter-Spring 1970 
    18 to 30 April 1970
     
  • Decommissioned, 31 December 1986, at San Diego, CA.
  • Laid up in the Pacific Reserve Fleet
  • Struck from the Naval Register, 16 May 1989


Type
Surface Vessels

Existing/Disbanded
Decommissioned

Parent Unit
Vulcan-class

Strength
Tender/ Repair Ship

Created/Owned By
DP Chief Administrator, TWS, DP1 2672 
   

Last Updated: Dec 28, 2006
   
   
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2 Members Also There at Same Time
USS Ajax (AR-6)

Selby, Earl, SN, (1945-1947) EO EO-0000 Seaman
GILBERT, RAY L, PO2, (1984-1998) Seaman

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