VETERAN OF SERVICE OF THE UNITED STATES
Navy – Rank: 3rd Class Petty Off.
1949 – 1953 Non-combat
Military Honors and Awards:
Good Conduct Medal
Seabees Carpenter School
Training Second Lts. for Korea
Orders to leave for Korea 2 times but called off.
I served in the Navy from July 1949 until April 1953. I went to Seabee Carpenters school. I was stationed at North Island Air Station, San Diego, for approximately 1 ½ years and the attached Seabee Battalion 1509 and sent to the Marshall Islands. I was in the Marshalls approximately 1 ½ years. I obtained the rank of 3rd class petty officer. Received Good Conduct and Service medals.