U. S Army My military service started with basic training at Fort Riley, Kansas. I was trained as a radio operator with the 1st. Company 10th. Mountain Division and later transfered to Fort Lewis, Washington. After that I spent a tour of duty in Korea stringing wire to various battery placements. In 1954 I was assigned to H. Q. Battery in Osan, Korea. This was the 398th. AAA Battery that encircled K55 air force field. I was stationed here for 16 months – June, 1953 to October, 1954. Upon my return to the USA I married my wife Dorothy. For the next 30 years I was a Milwaukee Policeman attaining the rank of lieutenant. During this time I received BA Degree from Marquette University and a Masters Degree from the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee. I built my own home with the help of my two sons. I spend the Winters in Florida with my wife of 55 years.
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