Nickname: The Kid
Employer during Enewetak Atoll Atomic Cleanup Mission: Army
Rank: E-4 Spec-4
Job Title: 12B10 Combat Engineer
Unit: 84th Engineer Battalion
Enewetak Atoll TDY Tour: 11/20/1978 – 5/22/1979
Island Lived on at Enewetak Atoll: Lojwa
Islands Worked on at Enewetak Atoll: Janet and Runit
Description of Work Performed: I drilled holes in the coral to blow it up to make concrete.
Health Challenges which may be related to Radiation Exposure: No
Comments about Health Challenges: —
Veterans Administration Health Assistance: No assistance currently needed.
Experiences with the Veterans Administration: —
Current Residence: Baltimore, Maryland
Contributions towards accomplishing Our Current Mission:
- Comment on an Article Post at AtomicCleanupVets.com
- Atomic Cleanup Veterans – Facebook Page Fan
- Enewetak Atoll Clean-up Project Vets. – Facebook Group Member
- National Association of Atomic Veterans – Facebook Group Member
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