BOEHM, LCDR Roy
Last updated: March 10, 2017 at 19:24 pm
U.S. Navy diver; developed and led the US Navy SEALs; founding commander of U.S. Navy SEAL Team Two in 1962; served in WWII, the Korean War and the Vietnam War; tasked with salvaging bodies and ammunition from the USS Arizona after the attack on Pearl Harbor; assisted in the design and implementation of the Navy’s first counterinsurgency course.
Honours and Awards:
Over 24 military awards
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Jeffrey Gallant is the Editor-in-Chief and Records Keeper of the Diving Almanac. He is also a contributing editor of DIVER Magazine, and the scientific director of the Greenland Shark and Elasmobranch Education and Research Group (GEERG). Jeffrey started diving in 1982.