Calvin Glen Whitis

BRANCH OF SERVICE
U.S. Navy

HOMETOWN
Kempner, TX

HONORED BY
Joe B. Rushing, Brother-In-Law

ACTIVITY DURING WWII

ENLISTED ON APRIL 26, 1944. TRAINED AT NAVAL TRAINING STATION, SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA. SPECIALIZED TRAINING AT LANDING CRAFT SCHOOL AND ASSIGNED TO USS GILLIAM (APA 57). MOST OF ENLISTMENT PERIOD ON USS FANSHAW BAY. DISCHARGED JUNE 12, 1946, IN THE RANK OF COXSWAIN (LC)SV6.