Justin B. Williams

Published 11:41 am Wednesday, January 29, 2014

Justin B. Williams

Navy Petty Officer 3rd Class Justin B. Williams, the son of Emily Pokorny of Poplarville, Miss., and Neal Williams of Wiggins, Miss., has graduated from the U.S. Navy’s Elnlisted Nuclear Power School at Naval Nuclear Power Training Command in Goose Creek, S.C.

Nuclear Power School is a rigorous six-month course that trains officer and enlisted students in the science and engineering fundamental to the design, operation, and maintenance of naval nuclear propulsion plants.

Graduates next undergo additional instruction at a prototype training unit before serving as an electronics technician, machinist’s mate, or electrician’s mate aboard a nuclear-powered submarine or surface warfare ship.

Williams, a 2011 graduate of Poplarville High School, has served in the military for one year.