Here is a quick run down of my life and service with the Navy, the CAA and the FAA.
Born Chicago IL March 14, 1918
1935 Graduated from Lindblom High School
3/36 Enlisted in, the U.S. Navy and served aboard a light Cruiser and Submarines
3/40 Discharged at end of enlistment as Radioman 2nd Class
10/40 Began service with the CAA at Airways Communication Station Bradford, IL
2/41 Transferred to Airways Communication Station Toledo, Ohio
3/42 Transferred to Airways Communication Station Goshen, Ind.
7/42 Transferred to Airways Communication Station Cleveland, Ohio
3/44 Went back to the Navy. They made me an Instructor in a Navy Radio school. Discharged 12/45 as Chief Radioman
1/46 Entered back on duty with the CAA Airways Communications Station at Terre Haute, Ind.
12/52 Transferred to Midway Airport Tower, Chicago, IL. as an Air Traffic Controller
4/63 Transferred to McGuire AFB N.J. As a Military Airlift Command Liaison Officer with MAC's 21st Air Force.
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