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Vet profile — Teresa Storholt Weeks

 


Teresa Storholt Weeks

Date of birth: Dec. 15, 1936

Dates of service: 1957 to 1960; reserves 1979-1996

Hometown: Denver

Conflict: Persian Gulf War

Branch: U.S. Air Force, New Mexico Air National Guard

Rank: Technical sergeant

Unit and specialty: Administration

Lives in: Clovis

In her words: Weeks spent her military career in administration, handling telephone calls and doing typing, correspondence and filing.

She spent three years in active duty and then joined the reserves, serving in four different branches. She retired in 1996 at Kirtland Air Force Base in Albuquerque.

Traveling and learning through the military had a great impact on her life, she said, and gave her skills that she still uses.

Weeks was honored by having her name listed on the Women’s Memorial in Washington, D.C.

Veterans profiles are a weekly feature. To submit a profile, contact CNJ staff writer Sharna Johnson at 763-6991 or via e-mail at: sharna_johnson@link.freedom.com

 

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