Thiel, John, EMCM

Electrician's Mate
 
 TWS Ribbon Bar
Life Member
 
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Current Service Status
USN Retired
Current/Last Rank
Master Chief Petty Officer
Current/Last Rating/NEC Group
Electrician's Mate
Primary Unit
1983-1984, EOD-5337, NAS Alameda
Previously Held NEC
SN-0000-Seaman
EM-0000-Electrician's Mate
EM-4666-Minesweeping Electrician
EOD-5330-EOD Apprentice Diver
EOD-5332-Reserve Basic EOD Technician
EOD-5337-Active Master EOD Technician
EM-0000-Electrician's Mate
EOD-5334-Reserve Senior EOD Technician
9508-Recruit/Assistant Recruit Company Commander/Recruit Instructor
EOD-5333-Active Basic EOD Technician
Service Years
1962 - 1984
Official/Unofficial US Navy Certificates
Cold War
Great Lakes
Gulf of Tonkin Yacht Club
Order of the Lakes
Order of the Rock
Order of the Golden Dragon
EM-Electrician's Mate
Six Hash Marks

 Official Badges 

Recruit Company Commander Master Training Specialist US Navy Retired 20


 Unofficial Badges 

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

Cold War Veteran SERE Vietnam Veteran 50th Commemoration Vietnam 50th Anniversary




 Military Association Memberships
Navy EOD AssociationPost 3911, Southernmost PostNavy Marine Corps EOD AssociationNavy MSO Association
Fraternal Order Under Water Swimmer School (FO/UWSS)
  1968, Navy EOD Association
  1984, Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW), Post 3911, Southernmost Post (Member) (Key West, Florida) - Chap. Page
  1984, Navy Marine Corps EOD Association
  2002, Navy MSO Association
  2004, Fraternal Order Under Water Swimmer School (FO/UWSS) [Verified]



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 Ribbon Bar
Navy Master EOD Badge
Naval Parachutist Badge

 
 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1963, Recruit Training (Great Lakes, IL), 210
 Duty Stations
HQ, RTC Great Lakes, IL (Company Commander/Staff)US NavySubmarine School Enlisted BasicAdvancement Schools and Courses
School Assignments - StaffUSS Spinax (SSR-489)USS Bugara (SS-331)USS Reaper (MSO-467)
USS Acme (MSO-508)USS Epping Forest (MCS-7)NAVSTA Key West, FLUS Naval School Underwater Swimmers, Key West, FL
Naval School Explosive Ordnance Disposal (NAVSCOLEOD)SERE SchoolExplosive Ordnance Disposal  Group 2 (EODGRU 2), Navy Expeditionary Combat Command (NECC)USS John F. Kennedy (CV-67)
USS Trenton (LPD-14)NTC (Cadre/Faculty Staff) Great Lakes, ILLNAB Coronado, CANAS Lakehurst
Explosive Ordnance Disposal Group One (EODGRU ONE)Commander Fleet Activities Sasebo, Commander Naval Forces JapanNAS Alameda
  1962-1962, HQ, RTC Great Lakes, IL (Company Commander/Staff)
  1962-1962, SN-0000, USS Portage (PCE-902)
  1963-1963, Submarine School Enlisted Basic
  1963-1963, EM-0000, (EM) Electricians Mate A School
  1964-1964, EM-4666, Naval School of Mine Warfare (Cadre)
  1964-1964, EM-0000, USS Spinax (SSR-489)
  1964-1964, EM-0000, USS Bugara (SS-331)
  1964-1965, EM-4666, USS Reaper (MSO-467)
  1966-1966, EM-4666, (EM) Electricians Mate B School
  1966-1967, EM-4666, USS Acme (MSO-508)
  1967-1968, EM-4666, USS Epping Forest (MCS-7)
  1967-1968, EOD-5330, PSD , NAVSTA Key West, FL
  1967-1968, US Naval School Underwater Swimmers, Key West, FL
  1968-1968, EOD-5332, Naval School Explosive Ordnance Disposal (NAVSCOLEOD)
  1968-1969, EOD-5333, SERE School
  1968-1970, EOD-5332, Explosive Ordnance Disposal Group 2 (EODGRU 2), Navy Expeditionary Combat Command (NECC)
  1970-1970, EOD-5337, USS John F. Kennedy (CV-67)
  1972-1973, EM-0000, USS Trenton (LPD-14)
  1973-1973, EOD-5334, HQ, RTC Great Lakes, IL (Company Commander/Staff)
  1973-1976, 9508, NTC (Cadre/Faculty Staff) Great Lakes, ILL
  1976-1976, EOD-5337, NAB Coronado, CA
  1976-1976, EOD-5332, NAS Lakehurst
  1976-1979, EOD-5337, Explosive Ordnance Disposal Group One (EODGRU ONE)
  1978-1978, EOD-5333, Naval School Explosive Ordnance Disposal (NAVSCOLEOD)
  1979-1981, EOD-5337, Naval School Explosive Ordnance Disposal (NAVSCOLEOD)
  1980-1981, EOD-5337, Commander Fleet Activities Sasebo, Commander Naval Forces Japan
  1983-1984, EOD-5337, NAS Alameda
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1964-1973 Yankee Station, North Vietnam
  1965-1970 Operation Market Time
 Colleges Attended 
University of HawaiiPepperdine University
  1968-1969, Others/Not Listed
  1973-1975, University of Hawaii
  1978-1980, Pepperdine University
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