Couillard, Benjamin, AD3

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Last Rank
Petty Officer Third Class
Last Primary NEC
AD-0000-Aviation Machinist's Mate
Last Rating/NEC Group
Aviation Machinist's Mate
Primary Unit
1945-1946, AD-0000, Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR)/Naval Air Technical Services Facility (NATSF)
Service Years
1943 - 1946
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AD-Aviation Machinist's Mate

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Contact Info
Home Town
Not Specified
Last Address
3205 Montview Dr.

Date of Passing
Apr 15, 2017
Location of Interment
Not Specified
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 Official Badges 

WW II Honorable Discharge Pin

 Unofficial Badges 

Order of the Shellback US Navy Honorable Discharge

 Military Association Memberships
Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW)WW II Memorial National RegistryUSS Yorktown CV-10 Association
  1985, Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW) [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  2000, WW II Memorial National Registry [Verified]
  2016, USS Yorktown CV-10 Association [Verified]

 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Retired! Was a CRNA for 38 years. I enjoy keeping in touch with my shipmates (the ones that are left!) , They are the greatest guys in the world!

Other Comments:
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 Countries Deployed To or Visited

PO3 Benjamin Coulliard 1943-1946

Svalbard Spain United States of America Antarctica South Georgia Falkland Islands Bolivia Peru Ecuador Colombia Venezuela Guyana Suriname French Guiana Brazil Paraguay Uruguay Argentina Chile Greenland Canada United States of America United States of America Israel Jordan Cyprus Qatar United Arab Emirates Oman Yemen Saudia Arabia Iraq Afghanistan Turkmenistan Iran Syria Singapore China Mongolia Papua New Guinea Brunei Indonesia Malaysia Malaysia Tiawan Philippines Vietnam Cambodia Laos Thailand Burma Bangladesh Sri Lanka India Bhutan Nepal Pakistan Afghanistan Turkmenistan Tajikistan Kyrgyzstan Uzbekistan Japan North Korea South Korea Russia Kazakhstan Russia Montenegro Portugal Azerbaijan Armenia Georgia Ukraine Moldova Belarus Romania Bulgaria Macedonia Serbia Bosonia & Herzegovina Turkey Greece Albania Croatia Hungary Slovakia Slovenia Malta Spain Portugal Spain France Italy Italy Austria Switzerland Belgium France Ireland United Kingdom Norway Sweden Finland Estonia Latvia Lithuania Russia Poland Czech Republic Germany Denmark The Netherlands Iceland El Salvador Guatemala Panama Costa Rica Nicaragua Honduras Belize Mexico Trinidad & Tobago Puerto Rico Dominican Republic Haiti Jamaica The Bahamas Cuba Vanuatu Australia Solomon Islands Fiji New Caledonia New Zealand Eritrea Ethiopia Djibouti Somalia Kenya Uganda Tanzania Rwanda Burundi Madagascar Namibia Botswana South Africa Lesotho Swaziland Zimbabwe Mozambique Malawi Zambia Angola Democratic Repbulic of Congo Republic of Congo Gabon Equatorial Guinea Central African Republic Cameroon Nigeria Togo Ghana Burkina Fassu Cote d'Ivoire Liberia Sierra Leone Guinea Guinea Bissau The Gambia Senegal Mali Mauritania Niger Western Sahara Sudan Chad Egypt Libya Tunisia Morocco Algeria

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  1943, Recruit Training (San Diego, CA), 316
Recruit Training (San Diego, CA)

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Start Date 
Jan, 1943

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Last Updated:Apr 29, 2016
Personal Memories

Best Friends
Herman Stalter (He loaned me his razor for my first shave upon a 'request' from our officer during our first liberty inspection.)

Best Moment
First Liberty!! And graduation.


Worst Moment
Pulling guard duty when Bing Crosby and Ella Mae Morris were putting on their show!

Chief Tosky

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  16 Also There at This Training:
Name Co Ptn Start Date
Bradley, Thomas Walter, PO2, (1943-1945) Jan, 1943
Cefalu, Daniel, PO2, (1943-1945) 382 Jan, 1943
Cooper, Buddy, PO2 Jan, 1943
Crowell, Marshall Medford, F1c, (1943-1945) Jan, 1943
Fuller, Stanley, PO3, (1943-1946) Jan, 1943
Harrell, James Kenneth, PO3, (1943-1944) 064 Jan, 1943
Heflin, Harry, PO1, (1943-1946) Jan, 1943
Kinnison, George Vernon, PO1 Jan, 1943
Shultz, Darvin, PO3, (1943-1945) R51 Jan, 1943
Ynigues, Donald E, S1c, (1943-1943) Jan, 1943
Burleson, William, PO1, (1942-1948) 42784 Dec, 1942
England, Joe A Dec, 1942
Evans, Claudus, PO3, (1942-1945) Dec, 1942
Giles, Frederick, F1c, (1942-1943) Dec, 1942
Nicholas, Alfred Martin, S2c, (1942-1943) Dec, 1942
Sniff, Alvin, MCPO, (1942-1988) 42784 Dec, 1942
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