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Community Builder Avatar Brad Williamson
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Tim, I emailed you on November 13, but hadn't heard back. Check your email spam, and let me know how we can assist you with p ...

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Great to hear from you, Kevin! Your father actually registered with this website back in 2009, but we haven't heard much from ...

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My name is Kevin Houley. My dad was CO from 75-78. We are sitting in my living room in Annapolis, MD and I am taking him th ...

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Those shipmates from the early seventies will remember Lt. Dean Macris and YN3 Tim Mazza. Dean and I have written a book, and ...

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Hi, The circle was know as "Hymie Circle". Rumor was they would put a submarine in it someday to Adm. Rickover's remains. I ...

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Just a thought as we all muddle through the pandemic, and probably have about as many thoughts on how to proceed as there are ...

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Gary was kind to me when I came aboard. As a mess crank Gary helped me qual aft and always was a really nice guy. In those da ...

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Just reserved our room!

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