Eighty-nine Sailors, “Class 12260,” USS Bonefish (SS-582), graduated from Basic Enlisted Submarine School, Friday, 1 June.
Logistics Specialist First Class Andrew Martindale was Class Honorman with a 97.20 Grade Point Average.
Fireman Larry Allen was recipient of the Submarine League’s William Purdum Award for most improved student.
Fireman Recruit Chase Sowers received the Navy League Award, recognizing his academic efforts.
Machinist’s Mate Second Class Daniel Ries was Class Leader and recipient of the Heritage Award.
With Grade Point Averages exceeding 90.0, Aviation Electronics Technician Third Class Eric Crow, Seaman Christopher Shaffer, Seaman Alexander Gnegy, Seaman Ryan McGaugh, Seaman Apprentice Timothy Swinehart, Seaman Apprentice Dylan Martin, Gas Turbine System Technician First Class Jamie Hernandez, Seaman Apprentice Jared Rocha, Electronics Technician Third Class Travis Prouse, Fire Controlman Third Class Timothy Sanchez, and Aerographer’s Mate Second Class Gary Goodman joined Seaman Alan Vallencourt as Graduates with Distinction.