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Admiral Michelle Howard

Disturbing!
 
How does one get 7 rows of ribbons, without any combat? Oh, she showed up for work most of the time (4 rows), is female (2.5 rows), and possibly a minority (.5 rows). Did I get that right? Admiral Michelle Howard, U

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My Navy Career

On April 1959, I joined the Navy in Corpus Christi, Texas.  I was sent to boot camp at San Diego.  From there, I went to Hospital Corps school at USNH Balboa.  I was there from July 1959 through November 1959.  I was then sent to USNH Portsmouth, VA

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My Navy Career

 As an interesting aside note, when I applied for Medical Laboratory School, I did not have enough time left in the service to get the school.  I needed to extend my enlistment for a year.  However, through a series of screw ups, the extension was ne

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Boiler Mechanics Needed

To all Navy veterans interested:

I was stationed on an oiler the U.S.S. Truckee from 1977 to 1980.

I worked in the boiler room. Since I've been out of the Navy I have been working at a boiler installation and repair company in Cleveland, Ohio.

  I have

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Boiler Mechanics Wanted

Hi Vets. My name is Jerry Rish. I served on the USS Truckee from 1977 to 1980. I worked in the boiler room. Since I have been out of the Navy, I have worked at an industrial boiler repair and installation company.

   I know this is a shot in the dark,

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