Military digest 6/20/02

Thursday, June 20, 2002

Navy Petty Officer lst Class Steven L. Prost of Perryville was among the sailors of the USS Antietam when it returned home recently from the North Arabian Gulf.

The Antietam had helped monitor the sanctions against Iraq and the "no-fly" zones.

It also participated in the war against terrorism after Sept. 11.

Prost, 38-year-old son of David and Evelyn Unterreiner of Perryville, is a torpedo specialist in charge of maintaining and firing torpedoes aboard the Antietam.

Prost, a 19-year Navy veteran, is a graduate of St. Vincent's High School in Perryville.

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