USN. 2 years active duty 1967-1969.

During that period served aboard USS Long Beach CGN-9.

Editor Note  During the period 1967-1969 the USS Long Beach

Had 2 WESTPAC deployments off coast of North Vietnam. In May 1968

and later in June 1968 shot down 2 MIGs with Talos missiles at range

of 60+ miles.