Rank: Aviation Machinist's Mate 3rd class
War or Conflict: World War II
Years of Service: 3
Dad quit high school in 10th grade to join the Navy. He became an Aviation Machinist's Mate and retired as a machinist later in life. Dad earned the following medals: World War II Victory Medal, Asiatic Pacific Area Campaign Medal and American Area Campaign Medal. He never spoke of these to us. He entered service in San Diego CA and was honorably discharged in Bremerton, WA.
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