Commander - Air Force
Nov. 1976 -- Nov. 1980
US Navy assigned to Fighter Squadron VF-41 at NAS Oceana, Virginia Beach. Several deployments aboard nuclear powered aircraft carrier USS Nimitz from Norfolk Naval Base.
Mar. 1981 -- Oct. 1988
After active duty in navy, I joined New York Air National Guard with the 106th Air Rescue and Recovery Group at Westhampton Beach, NY.
Apr. 1991 -- Apr. 2018
Joined Pennsylvania Air National Guard with 111th Figher/Attack Wing at Willow Grove Nval Air Station/Horsham Air Guard Station in Horsham, PA. Retired in 2018.
I had a total of 5 combat tours overseas.