Gill, Walter E.

 

Address:

625 North Charleston,
Bremerton, Washington 98310

Phone:

 (360) 373-3292

E-mail:

 
   

Date of Service:

1948 - 1949

Rank:

 Seaman

Dad trained to do many jobs while stationed on the USS Thomas Jefferson APA30. He went on to become a Company Commander at Great Lakes Naval Training Center where he trained 7 companies (4 Regular Active Duty and 3 Reserve units), converting young men into sailors. He also was an instructor at the Fire Fighting Training Unit while stationed in Great Lakes. Dad spent 21+ years in the Navy and retired in 1964.

Respectfully submitted by LeRoy Gill (son)