PAUL C. STATION, LT, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Paul Station '81

Date of birth: December 29, 1958

Date of death: May 24, 1988

Age: 29

Lucky Bag

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SHIPMATE

From the July-August 1988 issue of SHIPMATE:

PAUL CHRISTOPHER STATION '81. Lt, Paul C Station died on 24 May 1988 during a training dive in San Diego, Califomia while assigned to Seal Team Five. Services and burial were held in Omaha, Nebraska.

Paul was bom in Evergreen Park, Illinois, and attended High School in Port Washington, Wisconsin. He was a Brigade Boxing Champion and majored in Political Science. Upon graduation Paul attended SWOS and was subsequendy assigned to USS STEIN (FF-1065), where he completed two WestPac cruises as Damage Control Assistant and Gunnery Officer

In January 1985, Paul entered Basic Underwater Demolition/Seal Training in Coronado, Califomia, and upon graduation from BUD/S Class 133 was assigned to Seal Team Three where he made two more WestPac tours as a Platoon Commander. Paul reported to Seal Team Five in August 1987.

Paul was an outstanding individual who excelled in every endeavor He enriched many people's lives and all who knew him share a profound sense of loss.

Survivors include his parents, Mr. and Mrs. James E. Station, and his sister, Joanne Station.

He is buried in Nebraska.


Class of 1981

Paul is one of 14 members of the Class of 1981 in Memorial Hall.