James H. Geitz
USS West Virginia
James H. Geitz, Senior Chief Hospital Corpsman, born Oct. 7, 1921,
Nokomis, IL. Graduated high school and attended various Navy schools.
Joined the USN Dec. 5, 1939, and was stationed in USS West Virginia
(BB-48) on Dec. 7, 1941; plus several ships and stations during career.
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