SSG Katherine Likely

SSG Katherine Likely

Dates of Service: Oct 1978 - Feb 2005
RETIRED
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Influence Score: 16,856
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  • PVT
  • PV2
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  • SPC 1978
  • SGT 1987
  • SSG 1994

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Bio 

I joined navy reserves in 1978, advanced pay grade 4 as a heavy equipment operator, Seabees. 1984 I joined the California Army National Guard Reserves where I got my 5. In 1994 I joined the Air Force Reserve where I got my 6. 1997 I took a pay grade cut and went back in the Army. In 1998 I began taking on active duty missions. I was retired with disabilities in Feb 2005.

Military Experiences

Oct 1978 - Feb 2005
Navy Reserves - 21 Oct 78 - 26 Apr 84 - back ho, Crane & 5 x 4 truck Ca Army Nat Guard - 27 Apr 84 - 23 Sept 94 - heavy truck driver Air Force Reserve - 24 Sept 94 - 11 Apr 96 - driver for officers, truck driver Ca Army Nat Guard - 12 Apr 96 - 5 Feb 05 - heavy truck driver 20 years reserve duty - balance active duty missions & medical holding unit AWARDS - AF achie. medal,AF good conduct medal,army achie. medal,armed forces reserve medal w/10 yr device (2nd award),army commendation medal (4th award), army reserve components achieve. medal (5th award),bronze star medal,global war on terrorism service medal (1 bronze service star), joint service achie. medal, joint service commendation medal, meritorious service medal, national defense service medal (2nd award), + 1 more medal & 9 ribbons

Deployments

(9 months)
Oct 1990 - Jun 1991
Southwest asia ribbon
Operation Desert Shield/Storm
drove food (circus) truck in combat zones when others wouldn't, drove where needed, carried basically food. Tractor trailer - carried ammo, mail, general supplies
South korea
South Korea
Drove tractor trailer as needed
Germany
Germany
drove tractor trailer as needed

Military Credentials

Professional Development Schools

Jul 1987

Region V NCO Academy Camp Williams UT 04065-5000

Certifications

trk M1025/1026/1043/1044

truck cargo hemit M977

trk tractor

trk van M820A1/A2 M934A2

Academic Degrees

Academic Degrees

1978

Oxnard City College

Job/Skill Training, truck driving course

1967 - 1969

Cabrillo Jr College

Crime, Law, & Deviance

Oroville Jr. College

Pre-Law

Yuba City College

Jounalism & Para Legal

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