Dave Gillette USN/USAF/USA Corps of Engineers Ret.
Tours of Duty:
1950-1954 USN LST 527( Landing Ship Tank ) Korean Theater.
Engine Room 1954- USAF assignment, Cape Cod Mass, Heavy Equip. Shop
1955 -1959 Moulins Allier France H.E. Rebuild Depot- Chize France Ammunition Base
1963-65 Mac Dill AFB Fla. Heavy Equip.
Shop 1962-Galina AF Station Galina Alaska- Heavy Equip.
Shop 1959- Niagara Falls Municipal Airport New York Heavy Equip. Shop 1965-66 Toul Rosier AFB France Veh Maint.
Shop 1966-67 Lakenheath AFB,Lakenheath England Service Station Maint
1967-1968 Travis AFB,Calif Heavy Equip Shop
1968- Chanute AFB Heavy Equip Rep.
School 1968-Eglin AFB FLA- Permitter security and defense- 823rd Red Horse SQ.
1969-70 Bien Hoa Vietnam,823rd Red Horse
SQ.-Heavy.Equip. Roving Mobile Maint
History of the Red Horse
1971- Laughlin AFB,TX Retired USAF.
1989- US Army Corps of Engineers Valdez Alaska Oil spill clean up duty on board the Seagoing Dredge Yaquina-
Retired again USArmy Corps of Engineers 1996
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