Wednesday, April 18, 2012
Navy Petty Officer Third Class Jasper T. Amanti, a 2007 graduate of Hanahan High School, recently received a Letter of Citation aboard the USS Helena.
As a member of the Auxiliary Division Small Valve Maintenance Team, Amanti performed needed maintenance on faulty various small valves ensuring their proper operation, marking and preservation. Also as a member of the Auxiliary Division Plastisol Team, he was responsible for the removal, stripping, re-plastisol and engraving of over 450 hand wheels for over 60 auxiliary systems.
Amanti joined the Navy in November, 2007.