LTJG Lary Harris, Spouse Harriet

Served aboard USS Kawishiwi AO-146
Engineering Division
Auxiliaries / Liquid Cargo Officer
Ward Room was  02-94-1-L  
1975 - 1978

See: Lary's Stories  or: 1976 Photos  or Winch Information

On the  2011 reunion committee, Lary Chaired the Business Meeting

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    September 1970 - January 1975:   NROTC, University of Southern California, Los Angeles.    March 1975 - May 1975:   Steam Propulsion School, NAVSTA San Diego, Ca.   June 1975:  Joined Kawishiwi inport,  Subic Bay, RP.  Served as Electrical Officer, Auxiliaries Officer   and Liquid Cargo Officer.   June 1978:  Transferred to Washington, DC.  Served as aide-de-camp to CO Military Sealift Command.

December, 1980:  Left U. S. Navy - Went to work for Military Sealift Command, first as an Unlicensed Junior Engineer, then 3rd Assistant Engineer and 2nd Assistant Engineer. Sailed out of Oakland, CA, on USNS Taluga, USNS Kilauea (twice), USNS Ponchatoula and USNS Hassayampa.

See Lary's  Dad   or   OILER SPEED STORY   


1976 Crossing the Equator Ceremonies


November, 1983:  Married Lcdr Harriet Henderson, USN, and went ashore to become a "camp follower,  moving with her career to San Francisco, CA; Norfolk, VA; Spokane, WA; Washington, DC; Raleigh,  NC; and Washington, DC (again).  She retired as a captain in 1997. In the interim I held positions as an RV Service Manager, Vocational Instructor, Maintenance Mechanic, Construction superintendent and church custodian.

 ..............................We are now semi retired in Southern Oregon.


Reunion 2005 - San Francisco

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Also in 2011, Lary and Harriet
enjoyed a trip and Dinner
at Tillicum Village