Petty Officer Third Class Eileen Nauman,
USN, who writes under the pseudonym Lindsay McKenna, served in the United States Navy from 1964 to 1967. She
served as a Aerographer’s Mate Third Class. Eileen Nauman has published 75 books under the name Lindsay McKenna and another
70 books under her own name or other pseudonyms. Known as the "Top Gun of Women's Military Fiction,"
she has sold over 10 million books worldwide. According to her biography, “She served as a volunteer
firefighter from 1981-1983 with the West Point Volunteer Fire Department, West Point, Ohio. She pioneered women as firefighters
and served with twenty male volunteers. She was registered as an Emergency Medical Technician-Basic in
Arizona for many years.”