Everett worked in a repair shop on the USS Dixie. He mostly repaired ship motors that were in battle. His service was only in the Pacific Theatre. Throughout the entire 3-year tour Everett served, he got 10 days liberty in Australia. He was in the Navy from 1942 to 1945. He will never forget when they told him he was going home after 33 months at sea. Everett makes his home at in Cheyenne, WY.
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