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Robert L. Miller, Sr. Veteran's Center
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|Phillip A. Noe - Bio
- Born 25 June 1947, in Alton, Illinois, the youngest son of William R. and Bertha M. (Lanham) Noe.
- Job Developer, Goodwill Industries of Michiana, Inc., Workforce Development Services.
- 1966 Graduate of Alton High School, Alton, Illinois, General Diploma.
- 1985 Graduate of Ivy Tech Community College, South Bend, Indiana, Associate Degree, Industrial Management.
- 1987 Graduate of Ivy Tech Community College, South Bend, Indiana, Associate Degree, Business.
- 2001 Graduate of Truck Drivers Institute, South Bend, Indiana.
- Currently pursuing a Bachelor of Science Degree with a Major in Addictions Counseling.
- Father of 2 children - Brian P. Noe and Christie M. (Noe) Gray.
- Grandfather of 2 grandsons - Matthew A. Gray and Ty-Alexander Gray.
Organizations and Clubs
- Member of Deer Run Church of Christ, South Bend, Indiana.
- Past Advisory Member, Ivy Tech Community College.
- Past Instructor of Industrial Management and Business, Ivy Tech Community College.
- Past Elementary Football, Basketball, and Baseball Head Coach.
- Past Little League and Babe Ruth Baseball Head Coach.
- Past Assistant Football Coach, LaSalle High School, Marian High School, Michigan City High School, and Michiana Titans (Semi-Pro).
- Past Commissioner, Michiana Youth Football League.
- American Legion Member/Honor Guard.
- Miller's Vets Company C Adjutant, Staff Member.
- Enlisted in US Navy 1 October 1966.
- Entered Active Duty 30 January 1967.
- While stationed at the Naval Recruit Training Center, Great Lakes, Illinois, was a Member of the Naval Center's Drill Team.
- Served in the Vietnam War - Pacific Theater as a Forward Gunner on a Patrol Boat River (PBR), Mecong Delta Rivers.
- Served aboard USS John F. Kennedy and USS Saratoga (6th Fleet) Air Squadron VAW-125, as an Aviation Electronics Tech, Early Warning Aircraft, Flight Crewman.
- Recommended twice for the Naval Academy, Annapolis, Maryland.
- Honorably Discharged 29 September 1972 Rank of Petty Officer 2nd Class.
- Navy Combat Action Service Medal
- National Defense Medal
- Meritorious Service Medal
- Navy Commendation Medal
- Navy Achievement Medal
- Navy Good Conduct Medal
- Navy Expert Rifle Medal
- Navy Expert Pistol Medal
- US Vietnam Service Medal
- Vietnam Campaign Medal
- Navy Meritorious Unit Commendation Medal
- Navy Sea Service Deployment Medal
- Navy Service Medal
- Honorable Service Medal
- Navy Air Crewman Wings