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Jerry "Jet" Turbin 
USN Retired
  • Enlisted May 1963 : Drilled with NRSD 9-220 Milwaukee, Wis. until Feb. 1965.
  • USS Northampton CC-I 1 1965-66 HP: Norfolk, Va.
  • USS Long Beach CG(N)9 1966-67 HP: Long Beach, Ca.
  • Naval Aerospace Recovery Facility, El Centro, Ca. 1967-68
  • USS Saratoga CVA-60 1968-70 HP: Mayport, Fla.
  • USS Howard W. Gilmore AS-16 1970-72 HP: Key West, Fla.
  • USS Simon Lake AS-33 1972-75 HP: Rota, Spain
  • JCS, Wash. DC 1975-76,
  • Guided Missile School, Dam Neck, Va. 1976-77
  • Naval Intelligence Support Center, Wash. DC 1977-79
  • USS Thomaston LSD-28 1979 HP: San Diego, Ca.
  • USS Yellowstone AD-41 (Plankowner) ]979-82 HP: Norfolk, Va.
  • Recruit Training Command Great Lakes, Ill. 1982-83
  • Naval Station Keflavik, Iceland 1983-85
  • Retired: Nov. 30, 1985


    I am a member of the following veteran organizations: 

    • Disabled American Veterans (Life)
    • Veterans of Foreign Wars (Life)
    • Vietnam Veterans of America
    • NCOA
    I reside in Va. Beach with my wonderful Navy family and work as a substitute teacher and logistics manager. 

    "I would do it over again, the Navy was not just my job, it was my life! I miss it!  

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