Academic areas of interest: Public Policy, Law, National Security, Environment, Natural Resources. Languages: German, Spanish, Law Latin, Catholic Latin, Genealogical French. Expert in pop music of 1950s-1980s.
Other Interests:Everything, but especially: Computers, Genealogy, Radio, Music, Reading, Travel, Fishing, Airplanes, History, Electronic stuff, Writing, Outer Space
African-American Military History: Perry Wesley Gines
My uncle, Perry Wesley Gines (1930-1986), left, and an unidentified Coastie friend, about 1949. Perry retired from the Coast Guard at the rank of Chief Warrant Officer 5, the highest warrant officer rank.