Merchant mariner at sea during WWII has new status: veteran

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  1. Luigi59

    Luigi59 Banned

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    :thumb::thumb::thumb:

    http://www.theday.com/article/20130219/NWS09/302199962/1018

     
  2. kinnem

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    Great tale Luigi. Thanks for posting it, although I must say I'm surprised tug_boat didn't beat you to it. :smile:
     
  3. AF6872

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    Many had the worst duty. See the Murmansk Run. Finally recognised.
     
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    Son just returned from USNS BRIDGE in Persian Gulf. They do a great job and he has some great pictures.
     
  5. flieger83

    flieger83 Super Moderator Moderator

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    I will say it in a short statement, having studied the MM service in WWII for most of my life...both as a hobby and as a passionate study of leadership...

    ABOUT FRICKIN TIME!!! :thumb::thumb:

    Steve
    USAFA ALO
    USAFA '83
     

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