USS HOUSTON CA 30
“The galloping Ghost of the
Bushell was my step father and a wonderful father to
me. His nick name wan
wan born to Anna and George Bushell
Jan.1, 1906 in
He enlisted in the Navy Nov. 29th,1920. In the records I have found he served aboard the USS Wandank, USS Antares, USS Talbot, USS Vestal and the USS Huston. His rank was CMM but was appointed 'Machinist, for temporary services, to rank frrom 3 on Feb 16th 1942'.
During his many travels he became a Mason in the Charleston Lodge No. 44,F & AM,
Alfred Bushell loved the Navy. And even after 62 years I still mess him.