Bio: Poehnelt, James M. – Pvt. 1st Class (Graduate – 1969)


Surnames: Poehnelt

----Source: Tribune/Phonograph (Abbotsford, Clark Co., Wis.) 02/20/1969

Marine Private First Class James M. Poehnelt, son of Mr. and Mrs. Joh S. Poehnelt, route 1, Curtiss (Clark Co., Wis.), was graduated from the Aviation Mechanical Fundamentals School at the Naval Air Technical Training Center, Memphis, Tenn.

During the four week course he was introduced to mathematics, physics, and the principles of electricity, magnetic theory, and the theory and construction of aircraft batteries.

The school’s curriculum provides selected naval and Marine corps personnel with the knowledge and skills basic to entrance into the Aviation Machinist’s Mate Schools and the Aviation Structural Mechanic Schools.



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