Biography

MICHAEL PETER “SPLASH” SULLIVAN, born March 22, 1945 in Santa Barbara, CA. Entered the service in April 1968. Enlisted NOC School, Newport, RI November 1967-April 1968; PBR School, Vallejo, CA May-August 1969.

Served with USS Taylor (DD-468), RIVDIV 593 September 1969-June 1970, COMNAVFOR V June-September 1970.

Discharged February 1971 as LTJG. Awarded NDSM, Vietnam Service Medal w/4 Bronze Stars, Army Commendation Medal, Combat Action Ribbon, RVN Campaign Medal w/Device.

He received his BS in math in 1967, MA in math in 1972 from Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, CA. Employed as a math teacher at Bakersfield, CA for 18 years. Went on 15,000-mile camper trip around the USA in 1971.

Currently unmarried, he has a son and a daughter.

Click here to close this window.