Where were you or your family stationed?
Enlisted from Jamestown, NY through Buffalo, NY on 07/26/1996 Boot camp at RTC, NTC, Great Lakes, IL in Company #470 Attended CTR “A” School at NCTC, Corry Field, Pensacola, FL for 4 weeks (Dropped out as I couldn’t get Morse Code – thank God) NAAS Saufley Field, Pensacola, FL – 02/1967-02/1968 U.S. Naval Station, Roosevelt Roads, PR – 02/1968-02/1971 PN “C” (2612) School, SSC, NTC, San Diego, CA – 03-06/1971 USS SIMON LAKE (AS-33) – 07/1971-08/1975 Homeport: Charleston, SC – 07/1971-11/1972 TAD – USS COMPASS ISLAND (EAG-153) – 07-09/1971 Homeport: Rota, Spain – 11/1972-08/1975 NRD Buffalo, NY – 09/1975-12/1979 USS DAVIDSON (FF-1045) Homeport: Pearl Harbor, HI – 02/1980-02/1983 Naval Recruit Processing Station, Tampa, FL (NRD JAX FL) – 03/1983-03/1987 USS SPRUANCE (DD-963) Homeport: Mayport, FL – 05/1987-05/1989 Retired 05/31/1989 as a Chief Personnelman (PNC) Employed with Control Data Corporation operating the Florida Lottery On-line games – 08/1989-02/1992 Farmer in Kentucky – 03/1992-present (sort of retired). Presently raising Boar Goats on a 21-acre farm.
Veteran of Foreign War
The Cold War
Current Status with the US Navy
Start date of your service
July 26, 1966
End date of your service
May 31, 1989