Lee E. Converse, SHC
Joined the Navy 1951 - Retired 1971
Served aboard: USS Sandoval - Troop carrier - San Diego CA
USS Bexar - Troop carrier - Long Beach, CA
USS Yorktown - Aircraft carrier - Alameda, CA
Patrol Squadron nine - Alameda, CA
U.S. Naval Station - Kwajalein, Marshall Islands - Enewetock
Atomic Bomb Tests
Patrol Squadron Forty-Eight - North Island, San Diego
USS Hornet - Aircraft carrier - Long Beach, CA
Commissary store - Annapolis, MD
USS Kawishiwi - Pearl Harbor, Hawaii
U.S. Naval Air Station - Whidbey Island, WA - Leading Chief Special Services until retirement, Cottonwood, AZ.
In Navy Reserve until 1980 when President Reagan signed my permanent Certificate of Retirement.