Served in the Marine Corps from 1968 to 1972; in Viet Nam with 2nd Battalion. 1st Marines infantry from February 1969 through February 1970. Stationed at the Marine Barracks at the Philadelphia Navy Yard from 1970 until 1972. Achieved rank of Sgt. E5. Financial officer June 2016 to present.
Served in Coast Guard from 1970-1974, achieving rank of E-5. Stationed Curtis Bay, Baltimore MD, Yorktown VI, and Cape May, NJ, plus three years of sea duty. 2nd Vice Commander June 2016 to present
Enlisted US Army 1964, commissioned 2nd Lt. Field Artillery 1965, and retired LTC 1988. Served in Vietnam 1968-69. Served Post as 2nd Vice Commander 2011-2013 and 1st Vice Commander 2014 to 2015. Historian 2016 to present. .
Served in the U.S. Air Force as medical service specialist (medic) 1972-1976, stationed at Craig AFB, AL. Obtained rank of Sgt. Member of The American Legion for 7 years. Attended Legion College basic and service officer courses. Served as County Service Officer 2011 to 2016. Post bugler 2014 to present. Post Service officer 2016 to present.
30 year Navy career 1956-1986. Accepted into Naval Academy from enlisted ranks. Retired as Captain in 1986. Specialized in submarine operation, design and construction. Advisor in Vietnam 1965-1966. Awarded Bronze Star w/Combat “V” Air Medal and VN Cross of Gallantry. Historian 2015 to present.
Served in Army 1969-1971 and was assigned to 1st Infantry Division. Served in Lai Khe Vietnam. Trustee 2014 to present.
ROTC at University of Delaware, 1958-1963. Officer Basic Training at Fort Sill, OK, 1963. Served 4th Howitzer Battalion, 18th Artillery, V Corps, 7th Army, Hanau, Germany, 1963- 1965. Active Reserve1965-1967, Inactive Reserve 1967-1969. Trustee for 2nd term 2015 to present.