Kurt Slininger
Commander - Navy

 Curtis  D.  Slininger was elected Post Commander for the Whitcomb-Baker Post 4633 of the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the U.S on June 3, 2020 in Hampden, Maine


Curt served in the United States Navy from August 1972 to October 2019, he is a retired Senior Chief Petty Officer.  He served in Vietnam as junior Fire Controlman on the USS Ouellet, DE-1077 and the First Gulf War as a Chief Fire Controlman / Plotting Room Officer on the USS Wisconsin BB-64.


He joined the VFW in October 2019 at Post 4633 in Hampden, Maine where he maintains his Life Membership.


Curtis and his wife, Kimberly, reside in Hampden. Their grown children, oldest - Harry served in the U. S. Marine Corps and their youngest Christopher is currently serving in the U. S. Army.