Eagle Scout, K2BSA jamboree operator and 2007 Newsline Young Ham of the
Year Grant Morine, W4GHM, has been commissioned as an Ensign in the United
States Navy. Morine is a 2012 graduate of the University of North Carolina at
Chapel Hill, where he was a member of Naval ROTC, and had a double-major in
History & Peace and War & Defense, as well as a minor in Naval Science.
His first assignment is as a Gunnery Officer aboard the USS Laboon, based in
Norfolk, Virginia. Ensign Morine is the son of Pamela and Bill Morine. Bill,
N2COP, is ARRL North Carolina Section Manager.
L to R: William "Bill" Morine N2COP, Reid Morine W4RSM, Grant Morine W4GHM,
Pamela Morine (Photo by Woody Woodward, K3VSA)