Tank / Amphibious Tractor
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Current Service Status
USMC Veteran
Current/Last Rank
Current/Last Primary MOS
1811-Tank Crewman
Current/Last MOSGroup
Tank / Amphibious Tractor
Primary Unit
1979-1982, 2nd Tank Bn
Service Years
1979 - 1987
Official/Unofficial USMC Certificates
Cold War Certificate
Desert Rat
Horned Shellback
Golden Shellback Certificate
Meritorious Mast
Order of the Spanish Main Certificate
Royal Order of the Atlantic Voyageurs
Shellback Certificate
Tailhook Certificate
Water Survival Basic (WSB)
Water Survival Intermediate (WSI)


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 Official Badges 

 Unofficial Badges 

US Marines Corps Honorable Discharge Cold War Medal Shellback Golden Shellback

US Marine Corps Honorable Discharge (Original) Cold War

 Military Association Memberships
Disabled American Veterans (DAV)California ChapterDept of California
  2009, Disabled American Veterans (DAV) [Verified]
  2010, Patriot Guard Riders, California Chapter (California)
  2010, Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW), Dept of California (Member at Large) (Sacramento, California) [Verified]

 Additional Information
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 Countries Deployed To or Visited

 Remembrance Profiles - 2 Marines Remembered
  • Bunting, Jimmy, Sgt, (1953-1955)
  • Miller, WM. Jon, GySgt, (1950-1953)
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 Ribbon Bar
Rifle ExpertPistol Expert

 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1979, Boot Camp (San Diego, CA), K/3060
  1979, Boot Camp (San Diego, CA), K/30605
 Unit Assignments
USMC (United States Marine Corps)2nd Tank BnMarDet USS Spartanburg County (LST-1192)USS Fairfax County (LST-1193)
1st Tank Bn
  1979-1979, 1811, Basic Tank Crewman School
  1979-1982, 2nd Tank Bn
  1980-1980, MarDet USS Spartanburg County (LST-1192)
  1980-1981, USS Fairfax County (LST-1193)
  1986-1987, 1st Tank Bn
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1980-1980 Operation Eagle Claw (Iran)
  1980-1980 Teamwork 1980
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