Gene McCullough (Air Force)

Gender: Male
Marital Status: married
Birthday: November 13, 1941
Hometown: Herlong/Sierra Army Depot, California
Military Status: Veteran
Military Branch: Air Force
Military Rank: E-3
About Me:
Gene McCullough [ Posted 28 Mar 2011 ]
Herlong HS Class of 60 Grad, Student Body Pres 59/60. Nursery ~High School(14 yrs) at Herlong. Born in Orange, Ca 11/13/41. I and my parents&g-parents came to Hackstaff/Sierra Army(ORD) Depot/ Herlong(I was 3 mo old) in Feb 42(after the Japs bombed Pearl Harbor), they helped build Herlong. Lived at 804-6 Washoe st/1012-14 Sierra Dr/ 3031-32 Ramsey Dr, Title#8/ Harwood Ranch US 395, Milford/122 Tamarack, Title#9/ Pioneer Ln, Sage Valley(Oki Flats) and Mello Apts during the 40's thru the 70's. Gene's b-day Nov 13; Jan's b-day Sept 8 . My dad owned and drove Hardtops(racecar)#'s 50/50,111&5X during the 1950's. I got my first job in Herlong as a WG-1, Janitor and retired from Civil Svc, as a Supervisory GM-13, in Jan of 87 with 26+yrs service; after assignments in Herlong(3ea), Japan, Hawaii, Okinawa, Fort Huachuca, Az and Picatinny Arsenal, NJ. I also spent 4 yrs in the USAF(SAC) as an A/C Crash Rescue Firefighter(57150)at Schilling AFB(310th CES), Ks(62-63) and Andersen AFB(3960th CES), Guam, MI(63-65). I was Elected 4 times as a Huachuca City, Az-Councilman. Gene&Jan(Troxell) were married in 03/22/85. Jan has 4 boys and 6 g-children.Jan was in Ja at Cp Drake/Grant Heights, 54-55. Gene was at Sagami Depot,Ja 67-69 and Okinawa MSA, Ja 73-76. Gene&Neil's(Mike)Parents were Mary(Maria Wirachowsky)&Earl V McCullough; their g-parents were Glen&Myrtle(Blake) McCullough; their Aunt&uncle were Jo-Ann(Connacher)&Leo Wirachowsky.

My High School Class, the Class of 1960, had its 10th, 20th, 40th, 42nd, 44th and 50th reunions in Reno, Nev and all were a great success.

I retired(with 26 yrs and 2 mo service) in 1987 from Federal Civil Service, Dept of the Army(I started as a WG-1 Janitor and retired as a GM-13 Supervisory Management Analyst).

On 8 Mar 2011 I won election/ re-election to my City Council, for the fourth time and was appointed Commissioner of Finance and Senior Citizens Center Commissioner.

Gene's Assignment History

Picatinny Arsenal, New Jersey 1985 1987
Fort Huachuca, Arizona 1976 1985
Fort Buckner, Japan
Unit: USADC, DPTS, Okinawa
1973 1976
Schofield Barracks, Hawaii
Unit: USA Base CMD, Hi
1970 1973
Sierra Army Depot, California 1970 1970
Sagami Depot
Unit: Dir of Storage and Transportation
1967 1970
Sierra Army Depot, California 1965 1967
Andersen AFB
Unit: SAC, 3rd Air Div, 3960th SAW, 3960th CES, Fire Dept., Crash Rescue
1963 1965
Schilling (Smokey Hill) AFB, Kansas
Unit: SAC, 310th BW,310 CSG, 310 th CES, Crash Rescue Fire Dept.
1962 1963
Lowry AFB, Colorado
Unit: 3436th School Sqdron
1961 1962
Sierra Army Depot, California 1960 1961
Lackland AFB, Texas
Unit: 3708th BMTS
1961 1961
Sierra Army Depot, California 1942 1960

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Tamie Towers
Tamie Towers said on 02/14/2012 at 12:36 am
I'll Go (A Soldiers Oath) I would like to share with you, a music video dedicated to all soldiers called I'll Go (A Soldiers Oath) by Kelly's Lot. It is a tribute to the military, and to all veterans, and is well worth watching. Please feel free to share it anywhere you'd like. Here's the link (this is not a download, simply a link to a YouTube video): I'll Go (A Soldiers Oath) - Kelly's Lot - @ Cahuenga General Store Or copy & paste the link below into your address bar: Thank you for your time. Hope you like the video, Tamie L. Towers Patriot P.S. My dear friend Kelly Zirbes of Kelly's Lot wrote and performed this song and has given permission for the video to be shared and/or embedded anywhere.

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