Alvin  R. Brooks

Alvin R. Brooks

Santee , CA

DOB: 6-20-20

Division: 3rd division

Rate/Rank: GMGC

Years in Service: 26

Served on USS Iowa from 43-46, he was a turret captain in turret 3 in the 3rd division. He left the Navy in 46 after WW11 but stayed in reserves,reinlisted and served in Korean and Vietnam wars.He was so proud of the USS Iowa (BB61) so I know he would be happy to know she is in San Pedro,Ca.and will be taken care of. Alvin was also recognized by the Secretary of the Navy for his service on the USSNorthhampton and participating in Task Force 16.

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