Dan joined the Naval Air Force at age 19. He served the United States for 4 years, and enjoyed his duty to our great nation.
During his time, Dan held the position of 3rd Class Machinist's Mate, and received a medal for good conduct. He was stationed on the East Coast, as well as the Canadian border.
Dan came from a military family, having both a father and brother in the armed forces. While in the Naval Airforce, Dan got married, and his family moved to where he was stationed.