Carl Maxie Brashear (January 1931 - July became the first African-American U. Navy Master Diver, rising to the position in His life story is dramatized in the 2000 motion picture Men of Honor, in which he was portrayed by Cuba Gooding, Jr.
July 2006 Carl Maxie Brashear was the first African American to become a United States Navy master diver. Brashear was born January 1931 in Tonieville, Kentucky. He enlisted in the U. Navy in He graduated from the Navy Diving & Salvage School in
Carl Maxie Brashear (January 1931 – July was the first African American to become a U. Navy Master Diver in In Brashear's military service was portrayed by Cuba Gooding, Jr. in the film Men of Honor. He is also the uncle of NHL player Donald Brashear.
USNS Carl Brashear (T-AKE-7) is a Lewis and Clark-class dry cargo ship of the United States Navy. During Operation Tomodachi, Carl Brashear loaded more than 800 pallets of humanitarian cargo at Sasebo's Juliet pier on March 20 and set sail later that day to join the Navy ships operating off northern Japan. Brashear completed 17 underway replenishment missions, delivering more than 1 million gallons (3,800 m³) of fuel to ships supporting Tomodachi. Propulsion: Integrated propulsion and ship…
Carl Brashear – deep sea diver. He was the first African American to become a master diver for the U.S. Navy. He was also the first Navy diver to return to full duty as an amputee. In 1966 he was assigned to recover a hydrogen bomb that fell into the sea off the coast of Spain after two US Air Force planes collided. As a result, his leg was injured and later amputated. His life was made into a movie in 2000 titled “Men of Honor” starring Cuba Gooding Jr.
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