A graduate of Notre Dame University, John was on active duty as an officer on an ammunition ship in the 1960s.
What does AE stand for?
AE stands for Ammunition Ship
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We have 89 other meanings of AE in our Acronym Attic
- Alveolar Echinococcosis
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- American Eagle
- American Eagle (amusement park ride)
- American Eagle (clothing brand)
- American Eagle Outfitters
- American English
- American Enterprise (various organizations)
- American Express
- Ammunition & Explosives
Samples in periodicals archive:
My father Peter Pedersen was Norwegian and he died aged 21 on board the ammunition ship Brand County, which was torpedoed on its way into Liverpool.
After I finished Storekeeper "A" School, I served aboard USS Santa Barbara (AE 28), an ammunition ship homeported in Charleston, S.
General Dynamics has received an addition to a contract to provide construction and other services for a 10th dry cargo and ammunition ship for the Navy's T-AKE program.
[ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] "This gift donation will be a big surprise for so many Sailors," said Chief Operations Specialist (SW) William Small, assigned to Military Sealift Command (MSC) ammunition ship USNS Flint (T-AE 32).
The T-AKE will replace aging, single-mission ships such as Kilauea-class ammunition ships and Mars- and Sirius-class combat stores ships that are nearing the end of their service lives.
Navy sailor who served on an ammunition ship during the war but never actually set foot on Vietnamese soil.
I was in a number of Atlantic convoys and also in the Middle and Far East, and was torpedoed off the Maldive Islands in 1944 and was in dock in Bombay when two ammunition ships were blown up by sabotage.