Blundell, Peveril, CAPT

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Last Rank
Last Primary NEC
111X-Unrestricted Line Officer - Surface Warfare
Last Rating/NEC Group
Line Officer
Primary Unit
1981-1983, 111X, NAVWEPSTA Concord, CA
Service Years
1953 - 1983

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Home State
New York
New York
Year of Birth
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Contact Info
Home Town
Last Address
Peachtree City, GA

Date of Passing
Oct 09, 2003
Location of Interment
Not Specified
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Not Specified

 Official Badges 

US Navy Retired 30

 Unofficial Badges 

Order of the Shellback Cold War Medal Gulf of Tonkin Yacht Club Vietnam Combat Craft Crewmember Badge

 Additional Information
Last Known Activity

Peveril Blundell


Died October 9, 2003. Born April 8, 1931 in Yonkers, NY, Captain Blundell is survived by his wife of 48 years, Henry Etta; son, Malcomb Jack and his wife Jacqui; son, Peveril Timothy; daughter Laura Blundell Jones and her husband, D. Scott Jones and grandsons, William, Owain and Edward Jones.

Graduating from the Naval Academy with the Class of 1953, Pev had five sea commands and one shore command during his 30 years commissioned service. Retiring from the Navy in 1983, he worked for Tomohawk Cruise Missile system, retiring in 1988 with disability. He and Hank lived in Ballwin, MO until 1998 when they moved to Peachtree City, GA, his place of residence at the tiime of his death.
Memorial services will be held Friday, October 17, at 2 p.m. at St. Andrews in the Pines Episcopal Church, 316 Peachtree Parkway, Peachtree City, GA 30269, with his remains scattered in the Remembrance Garden.

Those who desire may make contributions to the Building Fund at St. Andrews in the Pines Episcopal Church, or the Navy Relief Society, 4015 Wilson Blvd., 10th Floor, Arlington, VA 22203. Arrangements by CARMICHAEL-HEMPERLEY FUNERAL HOME, Peachtree City (770-631-9171).

Published in The Washington Post on October 13, 2003
Other Comments:
CAPT Blundell's last employer was McDonnell Douglas Missile Systems, Logistic Support Division
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Surface Warfare Officer Badge
Command Ashore
Command at Sea
Officer in Charge (Small Craft) Badge

 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
USS Kyne (DE-744)Naval Postgraduate School (Faculty Staff)USS Wilkinson (DL-5)River Assault Squadron-13 (RIVRON-13), USN Mobile Riverine Force Task Force-117 (TF-117)
USN Mobile Riverine Force Task Force-117 (TF-117)Commander in Chief Pacific Fleet (CINCPACFLT)/Commander Pacific Fleet (COMPACFLT)USS Preble (DLG-15)NAVWEPSTA Concord, CA
  1958-1960, 111X, USS Kyne (DE-744)
  1962-1964, 111X, Naval Postgraduate School (Faculty Staff)
  1966-1967, 111X, USS Wilkinson (DL-5)
  1968-1968, 111X, River Assault Squadron-13 (RIVRON-13), USN Mobile Riverine Force Task Force-117 (TF-117)
  1969-1969, 111X, USN Mobile Riverine Force Task Force-117 (TF-117)
  1970-1971, 111X, Commander in Chief Pacific Fleet (CINCPACFLT)/Commander Pacific Fleet (COMPACFLT)
  1972-1973, 111X, USS Preble (DLG-15)
  1981-1983, 111X, NAVWEPSTA Concord, CA
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1972-1973 Vietnam War/Vietnam Cease-fire Campaign (72-73)
 Colleges Attended 
United States Naval AcademyNaval Postgraduate School, Monterey, CA
  1949-1953, United States Naval Academy
  1962-1964, Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, CA
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