Bio for MMC† J.S. Williams† USN (Ret)
01-73†† Enlisted US Navy Delayed Entry Program at Naval Reserve Center Santa Maria, CA
04-73 to 06-73† Boot Camp RTC San Diego Ca.†† Co 115
06-73 to 09-73† MM ďAĒ School NTC Great Lakes, IL.
09-73 to 04-77† USS Marvin Shields DE / FF-1066††† M-Division
04-77 to 11-78† Civ. Pac. (civilian)
11-78 to 11-80† USS Sperry AS-12††† R-2 Division
12-80 to 11-82† USS Hull DD-945††††† M-Division
12-82 to 11-85† NRMTF Puget Sound† YR-86† Tacoma, WA
11-85 to 02-86† Instructor School NTC, San Diego
02-86 to 02-89† Naval and Marine Corps Reserve Center San Jose, CA†
02-89 to 10-89† USS Roark† FF-1053††† M-Division
10-89 to 08-90† Naval Drug Screening Lab, Oakland, CA
08-90 to 02-93† USS Prairie AD-15††† RS Division
02-93 to 12-94† SIMA San Diego††† Facilities Manager
During my tour aboard the MIGHTY MARV, I was assigned to M-Div. in Aux Mach 1 as well as the Engine Room.† I reported as an MMFA out of† A School and left an MM2. I saw the better part of 2 Western Pacific Deployments a the first of which we spent several months off of the coast of Viet Nam in support of Operation Piraz and a Yard Period in Long Beach Naval Shipyard. I was there for the introduction of EOSS, EOCC, the first Light Off Examination or LOE, and I saw Reftra twice.† I was qualified for all watch stations in Aux 1, as well as all watch stations in the Engine Room up to and including Engine Room Supervisor.† I was also qualified as Cold Iron and Sounding and Security Watchs.
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