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Lee L Whipple
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  • Phoenix, AZ
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Lee L Whipple joined Bob Johnson's group

NATTC Glynco

Naval Air Technical Training Center (NATTC), Glynco. Naval Air Station Glynco was an operational naval air station from 1942 to 1974
May 31, 2016
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RTC San Diego

Recruit Training Command, San Diego, CaliforniaSee More
May 31, 2016
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NAS Litchfield Park

Litchfield Park Naval Air Facility was an Air Station located in Southwest Phoenix, Arizona
May 31, 2016
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Cold War Navy Veterans

Any Navy Veteran who served from 2-Sept.-1945 to 26-Dec-1991, prevented World War III for 46 years. We must never forget those who did pay the Ultimate price with their lives. USS Scorpion SSN-589, and many others. I Salute your Bravery.....See More
May 31, 2016
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Machinist Mate

Machinist's Mates (non-nuclear) operate and maintain steam turbines andreduction gears used for ship propulsion and auxiliary machinery such as turbogenerators, pumps and oil purifiers.
May 31, 2016
Lee L Whipple joined John W. Berry's group

US Naval Forces Vietnam

The U.S. Navy's ability to project its combat power ashore in Southeast Asia, control the coastal waters off Vietnam, and provide logistic support for a major U.S. overseas military commitment mandated its heavy involvement in the Vietnam War. Naval operations took place in the South China Sea, among myriad islands, along the coastline of Vietnam, and on thousands of nautical miles of rivers and canals.See More
May 31, 2016
Lee L Whipple joined Elaine Carey's group

Naval Hospital Jacksonville

The fourth largest hospital in Navy Medicine including the main hospital and five Branch Health Clinics in Florida and Georgia. The Naval Hospital serves 215,000 beneficiaries.See More
May 31, 2016
Lee L Whipple joined Michael J Sanchez's group

Naval Hospital Corps School, San Diego, CA

Hospital Corps School, Balboa Naval Hospital, San Diego, California
May 31, 2016
Jim Decota left a comment for Lee L Whipple
"Welcome HM1 Whipple! Be sure to join your fellow Docs in "Hospital Corpsman". We need to get our numbers up!"
Nov 1, 2010
Lee L Whipple is now a member of Navy Veterans
Oct 31, 2010

Profile Information

Petty Officer First Class
Where were you or your family stationed?
Boot Camp San Diego FA USNR 1955 Co 590
US NAVAL RESERVE Phoenix, AZ 1957 - 1960
USS KOKA ATA 185 1960 - 1962 MMFN USN
NAVAL HOSPITAL San Diego 1962 HM A School HM3
NAVAL HOSPITAL Jacksonville Fl. 1963 HM3
NAVAL AIR STATION Glynco, Ga. 1963 - 1964 HM3
USS BELLATRIX AF 62 HM3 1965 - 1966
NAB Coronado CA 1966 HM3
NAVAL SUPPORT ACTIVITY Danang RVN White Elephant HM2 1967 - 1968
NAVAL HOSPITAL Philadelphia, 1968 - 1969 HM1
NAVAL STATION M-2 DISPENSARY Newport, RI HM1 1969 - 1971
USS ENTERPRISE, Ships Hospital CVN-65 1973 - 1975
Veteran of Foreign War
The Cold War, Vietnam
Current Status with the US Navy
Start date of your service
November 11, 1955
End date of your service
April 15, 1975

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At 10:36am on November 1, 2010, Jim Decota said…
Welcome HM1 Whipple! Be sure to join your fellow Docs in "Hospital Corpsman". We need to get our numbers up!
At 6:50pm on October 31, 2010, William (Bill) Karr ETC(SS) said…
Welcome Aboard, Lee!

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