Dixon, Eugene, GySgt

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Current Service Status
USMC Retired
Current/Last Rank
Gunnery Sergeant
Current/Last Primary MOS
2591-Operational Communication Chief
Current/Last MOSGroup
Previously Held MOS
521-Basic Marine, Enlisted
2513-Construction Wireman
8211-Correspondence School Instructor
2511-Field Wireman
8411-RSS Recruiter
2519-Wire Chief
Primary Unit
1950-1951, 2511, 1st Bn, 5th Marine Regiment (1/5), 5th Marine Regiment
Service Years
1946 - 1966
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Gunnery Sergeant

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 Official Badges 

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 Unofficial Badges 

 Military Association Memberships
Marine Corps Association and Foundation (MCA&F)1st Marine Division AssociationTHE CHOSIN FEWYagle Brothers; Detachment 165
Chapter 38
  1967, Marine Corps Association and Foundation (MCA&F) [Verified]
  2001, 1st Marine Division Association [Verified]
  2002, THE CHOSIN FEW [Verified]
  2010, Marine Corps League, Yagle Brothers; Detachment 165 (Traverse City, Michigan) [Verified]3
  2011, Korean War Veterans Association (KWVA), Chapter 38 (Traverse City, Michigan) [Verified]2

 Additional Information
What are you doing now:
After serving in the Marines for 20 years, worked for the Grand Traverse County Road Commission as Clerk of the Board for 20 years, retiring in 1988. I have created and maintain several web pages on the internet. Started out in 1999 trying to grasp the art of web page design and creation. Also, created and maintain the websites for Yagle Brothers Detachment 165 Traverse City, Michigan Marine Corps League at   http://www.yaglebros165.org/index.html  and  North West Michigan Chapter 38 Korean War Veterans at:  http://www.cid38.kwva.org/  I invite you check these sites out.
Other Comments:
Enjoying retirement with my wife, Verna and living in beautiful northern Michigan. We are both active members of the Traverse City Church of the Nazarene. We have 5 grown children, 8 Grand Children, 1 ggrandchild with 1 to arrive spring 2010.

 Tributes from Members  
Thank you Gunny posted by 34 Guerra, Ruben, Jr., GySgt 6
Well done Gunny posted by 01 Parker, Delmas, MSgt 324
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  1947-1949, 2513, Marine Barracks Camp LeJeune NC

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August / 1947
To Month/Year
June / 1949
Marine Barracks Camp LeJeune NC Unit Page
2513-Construction Wireman
Camp Lejeune
North Carolina
 Marine Barracks Camp LeJeune NC Details

Marine Barracks Camp LeJeune NC
Parent Unit
Marine Barracks
Created/Owned By
Not Specified

Last Updated: Nov 9, 2017
Memories For This Unit

Other Memories
Served a telephone installer/repairman for base communications. Quartered in Barracks 12

My Photos For This Unit
Camp LeJeune
Promoted to Corporal
8 Members Also There at Same Time
Marine Barracks Camp LeJeune NC

Bodley, Charles Hammond, Col, (1942-1973) OF 1542 Second Lieutenant
Wilkening, Clifford L, MSgt E-7, (1939-1958) 3 0369 Technical Sergeant
Avery, Frederick A, MGySgt, (1945-1968) 58 Staff Sergeant
Huddleston, Joe, MGySgt, (1942-1966) OF 521 Sergeant
Cummings, William, Cpl, (1947-1950) 59 5901 Corporal
White, Thomas, PFC, (1947-1950) 18 1800 Private 1st Class
Selden, John Taylor, LtGen, (1918-1955) Colonel
Roebuck, Leon, PFC, (1950-1951) Private

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