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After graduating from the Naval Academy in 1967 I served four years of sea duty as a Surface Line officer first in a Destroyer and then in an Amphibious Transport Dock. During those four years I experienced two deployments to the Western Pacific/Vietnam and one to the Mediterranean. Between those two ships and Midshipmen cruises the Navy took me to fifteen different countries so it was an interesting and rewarding experience seeing a good bit of the world and lots of the seas.
I married in 1970 and we had two sons, Daniel and Jason, but the marriage ended in divorce and annulment.
Following my resignation from the Navy I turned to my other great interest, railroading, and worked in the Amtrak Operations Department for seventeen years as a Car Distributer, Assistant to the Manager of Consists and Maintenance Assignments and as a Supervisor of Locomotive Distribution. With the move of Amtrak's Operations Center to Philadelphia I ended up working about two years for Toys-R-Us and then was able to turn volunteer work with the Naval Historical Center into twenty-one years of actual employment in the Photo Section of the Curator Branch. Those years of caring for, referencing to the public and, in a rather small way, adding to a vast collection of Navy photos were a delight - being paid for a life-long hobby - Navy History. I retired at the end of 2010.
In 2002 after a rather long but delightful courtship Daisy and I were married and have enjoyed working together in the Legion of Mary, many Parish activities at St. Thomas More, five trips overseas and many within the United States.
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