This GIF courtesy Mr. Christopher Learned, Senior Naval Architect JOHN J. McMULLEN ASSOCIATES, INC.
"Any man who may be asked in this century what he did to make his life worthwhile. I think can respond with a good deal of pride and satisfaction...'I served in the United States Navy.' " John F. Kennedy.
I was born in West View, Kentucky, November 23, 1936. At age 18, I joined the U.S. Navy in May 1955. Married to my lovely wife Dixie in 1959, have 3 wonderful children David, Karen, and Timothy, and three great in-laws Dana, John, and Pam. They all come with seven energetic grandchildren, Lara, Jordan, Gabriel, Hannah, Michelle, Jennifer and Holly. I retired from the Navy in 1977. I began working for the Tennessee Valley Authority in 1978 as a Maintenance Specialist and then in 1984 the Macintosh computer was born. I just had to have one. I purchased my first Macintosh in 1985 and have been fond of them ever since. I now use the Mac to keep a data base and write letters to Gideons, Pastors and others related to the Gideon Ministry.
US Navy - May 1955-November 1977 - Specialized in machinery operations, repair and maintenance. Served in 5 large ships; USS Fort Snelling (LSD-30), USS Northampton (CC-1), USS La Salle (LPD-3), USS Seattle (AOE-3), and USS Roanoke (AOR-7) in various positions as Interior Communications Electrician, Chief Petty Officer, Division Officer and Department Head. Click here for 2002 USS Fort Snelling LSD-30 Myrtle Beach, SC Reunion Information.
Last assignment: Engineer Officer in USS Roanoke (AOR-7) responsible for the operation, maintenance and repair of the propulsion, electrical and auxiliary systems. See USS Roanoke AOR-7 here.
Recipient of the following awards: .
Navy Commendation Medal, Navy Good Conduct Medal
National Defense Service Medal, Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal
Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal. Please pray for those missing and their families.
Member of the United States Naval Institute.
Tennessee Valley Authority - April 1978-December 1994 - Served as Maintenance Specialist, responsible for maintenance and repair of pumps, turbines and auxiliary equipment at the Sequoyah and Browns Ferry Nuclear Plants. Made inspections of mechanical equipment, recommendations for repairs, and directed repair of equipment. Also served as an Outage Planner at the Browns Ferry Nuclear Plant using Primavera scheduling software, D-Base IV, and Microsoft Office products. Are Nuclear Plants Safe? Take a look at TVA Power.
Trans-Media Advertising - 1995-Present - Working with the President of Trans-Media Advertising to develop ideas of how to use the Internet for small business applications such as developing home pages for companies, helping people find their way on to the "Web". (205) 340-1600 (205) 340-1644 - FAX . Do you need Truck Brokerage Software? Do you need a place to advertise your business? Check out the McAlpin Truck Drivers Mall.
My love now is telling others about my Savior, Jesus Christ, how he died on an old cross for me and you. If you want to know more about Him, click on the Bible below.
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