Graduated San Diego Boot Camp and served aboard the USS Alstede AF-48 from Oct.1953 'till Nov 1955. Made QM2 and served aboard the USS Canestio AO-99 Nov. '55 'till July '56. Served aboard the USS Courtney DE-1021 July 1956 'till July 1957. Plank Owner of the Courtney, (comm. 9-6-56), made QM1 and converted to SM1 in Feb. 1957. Honorably discharged in July 1957 and enrolled in College. Have served in the Aviation Industry as an Avionics Field Engineer, Pilot, and Avionics Salesman over 40 years. Retired in 1999, but
still work as a consultant to BFGoodrich Aerospace, Test Systems Div. in the Kansas City area.
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