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David A Young
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  • Silverdale, WA
  • United States
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Pusher Boat 92

"Da nang 68-70 worked at deep water pier unloading and loading boats and White Elephant as the barber.. "
Mar 9, 2016
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Jan 24, 2016
David A Young posted a status
"What's new shipmate?"
Jan 24, 2016
David A Young commented on Gaylin Russell King's group Naval Support Activity Da Nang
"We were at the ramp in Hue when charley hit us with TET. It was a mad scramble getting turned around and headed out. I was assigned to CauVet right after that. I was there when the 4 boat was brought back from being hit. A sad story."
Jan 23, 2016
David A Young commented on Gaylin Russell King's group Naval Support Activity Da Nang
"Was in Covered Storage security for the first six months of '67 then on the water for the next nine months; pusher boats, YTM or YTB 762 at the Deep Water piers, YFU 4 DaNang to Hue and DongHa, and pusher boats in DaNang, CauVet, and Wonder…"
Jan 23, 2016
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Apr 8, 2015
Douglas Karr and David A Young are now friends
Apr 8, 2015
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USS Blue Ridge LCC-19

USS Blue Ridge (LCC-19) is the lead ship of the two Blue Ridge-class command ships of the U.S. Navy, and is the command ship of the United States Seventh Fleet.
Apr 7, 2015
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USS Goldsborough DDG-20

USS GOLDSBOROUGH (DDG-20) named for Rear Admiral Louis M. Goldsborough USN (1805–1877), was an Adams-class guided missile destroyer that some Destroyer Sailors affectionately called a "Pocket Cruiser" .. "Goldy" was part of DesRon33 and DesRon11 stationed in Pearl Harbor 1963-1993. See More
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Naval Support Activity Da Nang

Da Nang Air Base (1957–1975) was a Republic of Vietnam Air Force (VNAF) facility. The United States used it as a major base during the Vietnam War (1959–1975), stationing Army, Air Force, Navy, and Marine units there.See More
Apr 7, 2015
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USS Independence CV/CVA-62

The fifth USS Independence (CV/CVA-62) is a Forrestal-class aircraft carrier of the United States Navy. It was the fourth and final member of the Forrestal-class of conventional-powered Supercarriers. It entered service in 1959, with much of its early years spent in the Mediterranean Fleet.See More
Apr 7, 2015
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Apr 4, 2015
David A Young commented on Douglas Karr's group USS Constitution
"June of '61 coming out of boot camp with a set of orders to USS Constitution IX-21. I asked around but nobody knew what it was. My company commander a BMC had no idea. Oh well. A few weeks later I'm walking around a building on Boston Ship…"
Apr 4, 2015
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USS Constitution

"Old Ironsides" is the oldest commissioned warship afloat
Apr 4, 2015
David A Young is now a member of Navy Veterans
Apr 4, 2015

Profile Information

Rank
Lieutenant Commander
Enlisted Rating
Boatswain's Mate
Where were you or your family stationed?
USS Constitution (IX-21) Boston, MA
USS Independence (CVA-62) Norfolk, VA
NSA Da Nang, Viet Nam
USS Clarion River (LSMR-409) Yokosuka, Japan
USS Terrell County (LST-1157) Yokosuka, Japan
VAQ-130 Alameda, CA
USS Goldsbrough (DDG-20) Pearl Harbor, HI
USS Takelma (ATF-113) Pearl Harbor, HI
USS Ashtabula (AOJ-51) Pearl Harbor, HI
USS Blue Ridge (LCC-19) Yokosuka, Japan
COMFLTACT Yokosuka, Japan
USS San Diego (AFS-6) Norfolk, VA
COMLOGGRU-1 Oakland, CA
USS Camden (AOE-2) Bremerton, WA
Veteran of Foreign War
Vietnam, Desert Storm
Current Status with the US Navy
Retired
Start date of your service
March 22, 1961
End date of your service
March 1, 1993

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