Navy recruit graduates from school
Navy Seaman Recruit Scott D. Scholz recently graduated from basic quartermaster school at Service School Command in Orlando, Fla.
Students learn the necessary procedures for assisting navigators, maintaining and correcting courses while at sea, techniques for steering ships, use of compasses, depth finders, radio direction finders and LORAN receivers (Long Range Aids to Navigation).
Seaman Scholz is the son of Albert R. and Beverly J. Scholz of Eldersburg and is a 1992 graduate of Liberty High School.
5) He joined the Navy in September 1992.
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