According to his service records he had 468 Combat
his service he utilized his electronics training fixing
radio's and TV's until 1955 when he started a Civil
Service career, as a radio technician, at Luke Air
Force Base, Litchfield Park Arizona.
1956 he Joined the Air Force Reserves and continued
to put his skills and accumilated more flight hours
on HU-16's with the 302nd Air Rescue Squadron out
remained active with them until he passed from cancer
in July 1979 at the age of 54 yrs old.