Where did you serve and what did you do?
I served 4.5 years in the Navy as a Hull technician/ damage control and crash crew for helicopters landing on the deck. Served 4 years in the Air Force as an aerospace propulsion technician. From there I served about 1 year in the Army reserve in a MI unit. went to school to be a diesel generator mechanic. I was offered the opportunity to go on active duty and train to be a 13M, multiple launch rocket systems, from there I went to Army Aviation where I worked on OH58, Hueys, Cobras, Black Hawks, and Apaches.
I worked for the Department of the military on drug eradication for 2 years. I worked for DOD as a master driver teaching soldiers how to drive up-armor vehicles and to maintain them, then certify them on the equipment. I also had a job with DOD as a Production Controller. All in all, I completed 32 years in the military.
How are you #StillServing?
My wife, Carol, and I continue to serve our community in St. Marys delivering food for the Methodist church. We love and support our country by voting and participating in functions that support our community and country.
Why do you do it?
We do it because we love our community and country, and we are still healthy and able to give back from what we have received from our community and country.