Navy HTC, 1954-1977, thought I was a cold war sailor until 1968 with a year in the Mekong Delta sort of changed my mind.
7 years, Key West, Fl on a GRAY GHOST of the Cuban coast DE-152/ DE- 148 training Fleet Sonar Students
3 1/2 years Mayport, Fl as 9502 Instructor of Biological,
Chemical,Nuclear,Defense & Damage control.
1 year on LST 902, LARGE SLOW TARGET in Viet Nam
69-72 MAYPORT, Fl DD-844 Great Duty Station, Best of my Career.
72-73 MAYPORT, FL DDG-2 , Worst Duty by Far !!
73-76 MAYPORT, FL (FTC) FLEET TRAINING CENTER, Shipboard
Firefighting, Aircraft/ HELO Firefighting Instructor.
76-77 Norfolk, VA LCC-20 MT WHITNEY
Had a lot of SALT WATER pass under me in all those years.
Retired in 1977, Started Business of getting even. Selling and repair of
tactical communication equipment to government.
Satisfactory 28 years of communications business.