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09-14 Douglas Fairbanks Jr and The Beach Jumpers
08-31 Interesting Vet Stats:Vietnam  Wall
08-29 Re-live BOOTCAMP!
08-26 Veteran Access to Navy Exchanges
08-04 We're on Facebook!
06-27 Take a Knee...
06-05 Remembering D-Day and Ed Black
06-02 Striking Eight Bells: A Vietnam Memoir
05-31 Technology faux pas
05-29 Ride to the top of the NEW World Trade Ctr!
05-27 Your Day at the Beach
05-24 Just an Common Soldier
05-20 Do You Know Your Navy Lingo?
03-26 USS RICH Wallpaper available to members
03-05 Medicare card SCAM
02-26 All Hands Magazine Archive
02-03 Jerry Dunnigan (BMSN 62-65)  Passes
01-28 Shipmate Attends Commissioning
01-25 Hallelujah  (Veteran's Version)
01-16 Shipmates attend TCS Bull Session
01-08 Check out the NEW Ship's Store
01-08 Hoot Gibson... our shipmate Super Star!

Veteran Information
from CVSO Chuck Weber
09-11 Urge Senate to Approve Agent Orange Reform!
09-01 Terminology Origins
09-01 NDAA Benefits + VA Mission
08-31 Assisted Living/Home Health Care Options
07-28 Action on Fraudulent Veteran Charities
07-27 Notes: Tricare/Agent Orange /VA Secretary
07-26 Just a few clicks to VA Health Care
07-13 Agent Orange Vets: It's getting close!
07-01 Agent Orange Vets:  Contact your Senator!
06-14 Considering Burial in a VA Cemetery?
05-07 Veterans Cards will finally ship
05-03 Blue Water Navy Vietnam Vets Act of 2017
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Personnel Changes
08-27 Molloy, James Passed Away
08-15 Goold, George   FTG3 Reported Aboard
07-31 Mickelson, Richard   SN Reported Aboard
07-31 Phillips, Albert   SA Passed Away
07-31 Sanford, Albert   BM3 Reported Aboard
07-31 Waddell, David   SH2 Passed Away
07-31 Beary, Richard   BM3 Reported Aboard
07-31 Chandler, James   SH3 Reported Aboard
07-31 Rigsbee, Coy   BM2 Passed Away
07-31 Sasario, Daniel Jr   BM3 Passed Away
07-31 Snarr, Robert   SMC Passed Away
07-31 Sweazy, David   FN Reported Aboard
07-31 Vernon, Donald   BT2 Passed Away
07-31 Violi, Vincent   EN3 Passed Away
07-27 Esposito. Ralph J   BT3 Passed Away
06-28 Pearson, Alexander  QMSN Reported Aboard
06-28 Lynn, William M    ENFN Reported Aboard
06-28 Horhut, Eugene   BMSN Reported Aboard
06-28 Constello, Leonard  HM1 Passed Away
06-25 Harden, Marshall   EW1 Passed Away
06-25 Lumokins, Dennis    BT2 Passed Away
06-25 Nelson, George    MM2 Passed Away
06-25 Rossiter, William    Reported Aboard
06-22 Walter, Stephen    BT3 Passed Away
06-18 Burress, Luther R Jr   EM3 Reported Aboard
06-18 Kuntz, James M    SN Reported Aboard

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Tap for Dave Evans (BT2 58-62) recovering from heart surgery.  (09/05)

TaP for the grandson of Doug Travoto (SH3 65-67) who will undergo treament and recovery. 08/07

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