Cheyenne native serves as a member of U.S. Navy's Submarine force
May 5, 2022
BANGOR, Wash. – A Cheyenne, Wyoming, native is stationed at Naval Base Kitsap (NBK), homeport to west coast ballistic-missile and guided-missile submarines.
Chief Petty Officer Jory Knapp joined the Navy for the chance at a better life. Today, Knapp serves as a missile technician.
"I joined the Navy for the great career and educational opportunities, and I wanted the stability the Navy offered," said Knapp.
Knapp received a GED certificate in 2006. Today, Knapp uses skills and values similar to those found in Cheyenne to succeed in the Navy.
"Growing up in Cheyenne, gave me a strong sense...