James V. Banse
Chief Radioman James V. Banse , USN (ret), died on 28 October 2001 in Cocoa,
Florida (formerly of Vento, Iowa), at the age of 73. He was buried at the
Arlington National Cemetery. Chief Banse enlisted in the Navy in July 1946 and
retired in July 1968. He served as a Radioman First Class on TIRU from October 1952
through November 1953, qualifying in submarines on 31 July 1953. He completed
one Korean War Patrol while on TIRU. Chief Banse was born in Garrison, Iowa on
28 May 1928.