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Nazario Dombriguez Perlas, Jr.

Cuban Missile Crisis
Dominican Republic Crisis
Iran Evacuation
Service Dates: 1960-1988
Branch:  United States Navy
Unit:  See additional information below
Service Location:   See additional information below
Highest Rank:  CW04 (Chief Warrant Officer-4)
Medals/Special Service Awards: 
Navy Commendation Medal
Navy Achievement Medal
Presidential Unit Citation
Navy Unit Commendation
Good Conduct Medal
Navy Expeditionary Medal
National Defense Service Medal
Vietnam Service Medal
Republic of Vietnam Gallantry Cross
Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal
POW:  No
Birth Year:  1942
Place of Birth:  Manila, Philippines

Mr. Perlas also provided the following information about his military service:

October 1960-March 1961 – RTC NTC San Diego
April 1961-April 1962 – Com Second FCT
June 1963-September 1964 – USS Beace (DD-471)
October 1964-January 1965 – Receiving Station, Subic Bay, RP
February 1965-October 1969 – USS Preston (DD-975)
November 1969-January 1972 – DATC San Diego
March 1972-December 1974 – USS Kitty Hawk (CV-63)
January 1975-March 1978 – FTG San Diego
July 1978-July 1981 – USS HOFC (DDG-13)
August 1981-July 1983 – Port Services NAVSTA Long Beach
August 1983-September 1986 – USS Prairie (AD-15)
October 1986-November 1988 – SIMA/NRMF Long Beach Naval Station

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