Memoir Summary

Frederick E. Lewis joined the reserves during high school, on his 17th birthday, embarking on a naval career spanning decades. In this excerpt from his larger memoir still in progress, he describes service on board the USS Talbot County (LST-1153) in the mid- to late 1950s.

Author
LCDR Frederick E. Lewis, USN (Ret.)
Submitter
Frederick E. Lewis
Individual's Full Name
Frederick E. Lewis
Frederick
Lewis
Service History & Demographics

Service History & Demographics

Service: USN
Rank: Commander
Military Status: Active Duty
Engagements
Vietnam War
Timeframe
1956-1958