William L. Waugh

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  • Petty Officer 2nd Class
  • U. S. Navy 1960 – 1964
  • Cuban Missile Crisis on USS Leyte
  • Machinists Mate

Deceased December 27, 2017.

William entered the Navy when he was 17 years old.  His mother was apprehensive about his joining so waited three months for his mother to sign the papers.  He served in the Mediterranean and three tours in the Caribbean. His wife Judy and he had 4 sons, Brian, Kurt, Jeff and Kevin.