Rank: Captain (O6)
Oregon State College, NROTC Sept 1953-July 1954.
U.S. Naval Academy, July 1954-June 1958.
U.S. Naval War College, Aug 1977-July 1978.
Training Class and Location:
OI-12 1960, Pensacola FL
Retirement / Separation Date:
Dec 1 1981, NAS Whidbey Island WA
Flown: T-34, T-28, TS-2A, S-2C,F,D,E, P-3C, TF-9J, S-3A
Aircraft and Why: S-3A Viking, Most advanced weapon system and
Assignments and Positions Held:
Midway CV-41; NAS Alameda CA, CIC watch officer, Air Intercept
Controller, ECM Officer.
Air Training Command; Pensacola FL, Student Naval Aviator.
San Diego CA, Fleet Replacement Trainee.
San Diego CA, Education Officer, Landing Signal Officer (LSO).
Corpus Christi TX, Flight Instructor, LSO, CNAVTRA Staff LSO.
San Diego CA, Training Officer, LSO.
Plant Representative Office; Lockheed Burbank CA, Senior Project
Officer, Production Acceptance Pilot.
War College; Newport RI, Student, Senior officer course.
San Diego CA, Executive Officer.
San Diego CA, Commanding Officer.
Commander Seventh Fleet; Yokosuka JA, Deputy Operations Officer,
Readiness Officer, Battle Staff Director.
Whidbey Island; Oak Harbor WA, Executive Officer.
Campaigns and Combat Experience:
USS Midway CVA-41, 1958-59, 1959-60.
USS Bennington CVS-20, 1962, 1964.
USS Kearsarge CVS-33, 1969.
USS Constellation CV-64, 1976.
USS Oklahoma City CG-5, 1977, 78.
Personal Military or Aviation Career Highlights:
program at Lockheed Aircraft Corp.
Officer of VS-21, S-3A Squadron aboard USS Constellation