Vet profile — Teresa Storholt Weeks
May 3, 2006
Teresa Storholt Weeks
Date of birth: Dec. 15, 1936
Dates of service: 1957 to 1960; reserves 1979-1996
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.
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