Wilfred Zinavage, a seasoned military petty officer with a remarkable 20-year tenure in the U.S. Navy, embarked on a new chapter in his professional journey in 1978. Transitioning into civilian life, he found his calling as a CPR/first aid instructor in Norwich, Connecticut. This career shift began his dedication to imparting life-saving skills and knowledge to others. With a remarkable track record of excellence, he has earned two commendations from the local police department for his exceptional service. Building upon his impressive achievements, he embarked on another exciting journey as an armed security officer for United Nuclear Co. During his tenure, he showcased his remarkable skills and dedication as a member of the special tactics and response team until 1989. After a successful tenure in law enforcement, he became a security officer at the Foxwoods Resort Casino until his well-deserved retirement in 2001.

In addition to his primary professional pursuits, dedicated his time and efforts to public service. In 1983, he selflessly served the town of Sprague, Connecticut, as a selectman, demonstrating his commitment to improving his community. Furthermore, from 1995 to 1996, he assumed the role of vice president for the Norwich Area Veterans Council, where he played a pivotal role in supporting and advocating for the welfare of veterans. Through his various endeavors, He exemplified a steadfast dedication to serving others and making a positive impact in the lives of those around him.

Mr. Zinavage is also a gifted author. He graced the literary world with two exceptional books. In 1993, he unveiled the awe-inspiring Deployment, a literary gem that left readers spellbound and was featured in the New York Times and Readers Digest Magazine.  And in 2017, he gave us his memoir, The Zinavage Legacy, in which he explores his life and family history in great detail. Later, he completed another masterpiece, Challenges.

Today, Wilfred finds solace and contentment in the serene surroundings of Baltic, where he has chosen to make his home. He takes immense pride in his role as a devoted father to four wonderful children. In addition to this cherished responsibility, he is also blessed with the joy of being a grandfather to three delightful grandchildren and two precious great-grandchildren. In his leisurely pursuits, he finds fulfillment in the art of writing, exploring the depths of his imagination to craft captivating tales. Alongside this creative endeavor, he indulges in the meticulous world of coin collecting and studying history and understanding from the lessons of yesteryears.

Discover more about Author Wilfred Zinavage and his astounding work by visiting his website at https://wzinavage.com/

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