County Veteran Service Officer
Born in St. Catherine, Jamaica and raised in Deerfield Beach, Florida, Ali Nelson enlisted in the United States Navy in December 1981. He graduated from the U.S. Navy Senior Enlisted Academy ... read more
New veteran service officer ready to serve - September 6, 2011 - When Aloysius Nelson, who goes by Ali, was serving in the Persian Gulf in the 1980s, the ship that relieved his was hit by a missile, killing dozens.
"Even if you don't know the sailor, you are part of the organization and you have a commitment and loyalty," said Nelson, 50, ... read more from the Journal Times