Alexander, Michael (Mike), FT3

Fire Control Technician
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Current Service Status
USN Veteran
Current/Last Rank
Petty Officer Third Class
Current/Last Primary NEC
FTM-0000-Fire Control Technician Missile
Current/Last Rating/NEC Group
Fire Control Technician
Primary Unit
1966-1969, FTM-0000, USS Canberra (CAG-2)
Service Years
1966 - 1970
FT-Fire Control Technician

 Official Badges 

 Unofficial Badges 

US Navy Honorable Discharge Order of the Shellback Gulf of Tonkin Yacht Club Order of the Golden Dragon

 Military Association Memberships
United States Navy Cruiser Sailors Association
  2006, United States Navy Cruiser Sailors Association [Verified] - Assoc. Page

 Additional Information

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Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase II Campaign (66-67)/Operations Deckhouse IV
From Month/Year
September / 1966
To Month/Year
September / 1966

Supported ground troops with NGFS in many coastal areas of South Vietnam, Taking enemy fire a number of times. Lost Seaman Hegdahl overboard (See "The incredibly Stupid One")and had a couple wounded by enemy fire. Participated with the St. Francis R
My Participation in This Battle or Operation
From Month/Year
September / 1966
To Month/Year
September / 1966
Last Updated:
Mar 16, 2020
Personal Memories
My Photos From This Battle or Operation
No Available Photos

  20 Also There at This Battle:
  • Baker, Roger, PO3, (1964-1968)
  • Cummings, Robert, PO2, (1966-1970)
  • Hutcheon, Gerard, S1c, (1965-1968)
  • Johnson, Dan, PO2, (1964-1970)
  • Kelley (Hart), Tom, PO1, (1965-1976)
  • Magnus, Ken, PO3, (1962-1970)
  • Partridge, Jim, CMC, (1962-1992)
  • Rider, Gary, PO2, (1964-1967)
  • Shields, Robert, CPO, (1948-1968)
  • Wilhite, Dave, LCDR, (1963-2004)
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