Richard L. Houghtelling Jr.
(AKA) Sergeant Skull N. Stein
Enlisted in the United States Marine Corps in 1980.
1981 - 1982: Stationed at Camp Schwab, on the Island of Okinawa,
serving with 3rd Battalion 4th Marines Lima Company.
West Pac Cruises Aboard the USS JUNEAU (LPD-10) and the USS MONTICELLO (LSD-35)
1985 - 1988: Marine Security Guard Battalion ( STATE DEPARTMENT )
AMERICAN EMBASSY DUTY: Brazzaville, Congo; Buenos Aires, Argentina; and Moscow, Russia
1990 - 1991: AWARDED COMBAT MERITORIOUS MAST: During Operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm.
COMBAT OPERATION: Operation Desert Storm Task Force X-Ray Tow Platoon 3rd Marines, 1st Marine Division.
1993: Medically Discharged due to injuries that was sustained while serving.