What are you doing now: Retired. I worked with computers the majority of my career as an Operator,Tele Comm Analyst, and with CAD ( Computer Aided Design). I have been retired as of 2005. I do research in my spare time on the early Southern New Jersey glass industry, where the art of blowing glass by hand began in America. I also collect and study items from the F4 Phantom II fighter aircraft. I was a mechanic on the environmental systems on this plane in SEA at Ubon RTAFB,Thailand in 1969-70. I have a functioning Ejection Seat (minus rocket) out of a Vietnam era Phantom F4D, that I am currently working on.
Chain of Command 438 Military Airlift Command (MAC) 438 Field Maintenance Squadron (FMS)
Other Memories Performed Maintenance on the C-130 Hercules and C-141 Starlifter cargo planes. Participated in two Reforger excercises while assigned here. Exercise REFORGER (from REturn of FORces to GERmany) was an annual exercise conducted, during the Cold War, by NATO. The exercise was intended to ensure that NATO had the ability to quickly deploy forces to Germany in the event of a conflict with the