PO1 Steve Ditto

PO1 Steve Ditto

Dates of Service: May 1971 - May 1991
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  • SR May 71
  • SA Jul 71
  • SN
  • PO3 Nov 71
  • PO2 Sep 74
  • PO1 Nov 77

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I was in boot camp 3 days after turning 17. I left home at the age of 15 and lived on my own. MY Mother signed for me to join. I spent my time riding subs. Spent over 6 yrs without seeing the sun. I have 2 daughters and 3 grands. I hunt, fish and take care of my bride of 47 yrs, (stroke victim) other wise I stay on the computer.

Military Experiences

Jan 1980 - Jan 1982
Leading Petty Officer (LPO)
This is just one of the 5 Submarines that I rode. I was LPO on 4 of them,


(2 years, 6 months)
Oct 1975 - Mar 1978
I was attached to my first submarine during this time frame and we made 60 plus day patrols in the med.

Military Credentials

Professional Development Schools

Jan 1988 - Mar 1988

Residential Contractor course


Jan 1976

Qualified in Submarines (SS)

Security Clearance
Top Secret/SCI or higher

Personal Information

Current Location
Home Town
# hunting and fishing in the lords country when i can.#taking care of my bride (she had a stroke)