Tackett, Gary Douglas, ICFN

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Last Rank
Fireman (E-3)
Last Primary Designator/NEC
IC-0000-Interior Communications Electrician
Last Rating/NEC Group
Interior Communications Electrician
Primary Unit
1966-1966, IC-0000, USS Franklin D. Roosevelt (CV-42)
Service Years
1964 - 1966
IC-Interior Communications Electrician

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Casualty Info
Home Town
Belpre, OH
Last Address
Belpre, OH

Casualty Date
Nov 04, 1966
Non Hostile- Died Other Causes
Drowned, Suffocated
South China Sea
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Rockland Cemetery - Belpre, Ohio
Wall/Plot Coordinates
12E 025

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 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1965, Recruit Training (RTC Great Lakes, IL)
 Duty Stations
Service Schools Command (Faculty Staff)/SSC (Cadre/Faculty Staff) Great Lakes, ILLUS NavyUSS Franklin D. Roosevelt (CV-42)
  1965-1966, Service Schools Command (Faculty Staff)/SSC (Cadre/Faculty Staff) Great Lakes, ILL
  1965-1966, Interior Communications Electrician A School
  1966-1966, IC-0000, USS Franklin D. Roosevelt (CV-42)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1964-1973 Yankee Station, North Vietnam
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity

                   USS Franklin D. Roosevelt (CVB/CVA/CV-42)

             USS Franklin D. Roosevelt in 1966

November 4, 1966

A flash fire occures in a storage compartment containing oil and hydraulic fluid four decks below the hangar deck of the USS FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT while the ship is on station in the South China Sea, killing seven.
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