SSG Michael Eastes

SSG Michael Eastes

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Promotions

  • PVT Oct 71
  • PV2 Dec 71
  • PFC Oct 72
  • SPC Sep 73
  • SGT 74
  • SSG 84

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Entered service 7Oct. 1971 , San Antonio TX MOSs held 91A/B/C, 19G, 13C RA duty ER/ambulance 7.75 yrs ARNG 11.5 yrs, including combat arms MOSs BCT Ft. Polk LA AIT 91 A Ft. Sam Houston AIT 91C Valley Forge PA Madigan AMC perm. party USAH Augsburg perm party ARNG CA, WA, WY, NM Cav MOS actually 19G IIRC ARNG units A Trp 1/18 Cav C Co 181 Support Bn B Btty 1/49 FA HHC 200th ADA I worked as a nurse in Navy, VA, and civilian hospitals; I was on the staff of 3 Army, 1Navy, 1VA, and 8 civilian hospitals, as well as pulling temporary duty as an agency nurse at several more. Counting military experience, I worked ER, first responder ambulance, step down, and ICU over a 30 year career. I also took a break and worked security at Hughes Helicopters in Culver City, CA, for about 18 months. Hughes was developing the chain gun and the Apache gunship during this period. I retired for medical reasons in 2002.

Military Experiences

Jun 1976 - Apr 1979
ER 91 C20
ER duties and occasional ambulance runs on and off kasernes in the Augsburg area
Nov 1973 - May 1976
91C20, ER and EMT ambulance attendant
ER duties to include enlisted shift leader, and emergency ambulance response on and off Ft. Lewis
Apr 1972 - Oct 1973
Urology tech, ER medic, 91C20
91C school, and duty in urology clinic and ER
Started in Jun 1981
Qualified as tank gunner, M48A5 tank, Promoted to tank commander same year.

Deployments

(3 years, 1 month)
Mar 1989 - Apr 1989
South korea
South Korea
Team Spirit Exercise Bttn. Aid station, 1/161 Infantry, 81st Mech Bde. Task force (Not really a proper deployment, I know.)
Jun 1976 - Apr 1979
USAH Augsburg FRG
91C20 in emergency room with occ. ambulance calls on and off post

Military Credentials

Professional Development Schools

1984

Basic NCO academy

Individual & Special Skill Schools

Jun 1972 - Mar 1973

Clinical Specialist course, Valley Forge General Hospital

Security Clearance
None / Expired

Academic Degrees

Academic Degrees

Personal Information

Interests
Image Ancient Historycollecting/painting miniature soldiers and vehiclesF3af5240 Military Historymilitary history collecting military memorabiliamilitary modelingWargaming imagesnr3leess WargamingWorld war 1 logo WWI58712240 WWIII
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