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08-10 Drone Wipes Out ISIS Convoy
08-03 Special Delivery for Veterans
07-31 Rich and NASA-- Mercury Project
07-25 Red Shirt Fridays
07-24 New Navy Weapon
07-10 Vietnam Wall Name Readers Sought
07-06 Pranks: Some Old, Some New
07-05 Sailors Prior to the 90's
06-19 Online Military Exchange Shopping Coming
06-09 US Navy Capstone Strategies & Concepts
05-27 Attaboy, Bob!
05-08 Ligonier Wow'd Us
05-08 Laffey Remodels Website
05-08 Lowe's expands its military discount
04-30 Ligonier... the day before
04-11 A Great Sea Story
03-27 Law Maker Pushes for Cold War Medal
03-21 Ship's Company Listing Updated
Newsletter Archive
20 Years Ago Aug 1997

Veteran Information

from CVSO Chuck Weber
08-15 Benefits Info on Facebook Session
06-21 VA Doctor Visits... Easier and Quicker
06-07 Service-connected disability compensation
05-11 Protect your family with VA Insurance
04-05 Determine Eligibility for VA Cemetery
01-06 Legislation to Benefit Blue Water Navy
      ...More Articles
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Personnel Changes
08-17 McKenzie, Tony   BM3 Reported Aboard
08-16 Bailey, James P    SN Passed Away
08-16 Wyke, Arthur W   SA Reported Aboard
08-16 Laird, Willia J   SA Passed Away
08-16 Luttrell, Melvin D   BM3 Reported Aboard
08-16 Morgan, Tommie  (GMG2 Reported Aboard
08-16 Sayre, Robert   MM3 Reported Aboard
08-16 Cobb, George T   BT2 Reported Aboard
08-14 Hisky, Albert F Reported Aboard
08-14 MuMaw, Marshall L Reported Aboard
08-14 Otto, David I Reported Aboard
08-14 Reddicks, Alonzo C Passed Away
08-14 Shulka, Phillip N Reported Aboard
08-05 Cooper, William   SA Reported Aboard
08-05 Hart, Charles   SM2 Reported Aboard
08-05 Bouvier, James   RD3 Reported Aboard
08-05 Moree, Ronald  CSSN Reported Aboard
07-05 Poston, Gregory   EN3 Reported Aboard
07-05 Lima, Thomas   SN Reported Aboard
07-05 Perri, Richard   SA Reported Aboard
07-05 Chalmers, Ryan   DK2 Reported Aboard
07-05 Kenric, Gary   DCFA Passed Away
07-01 Wallin, Roy   FN Passed Away
06-17 Sheckells, Joe   RMSN Passed Away
06-17 Lester, Eldon J   MM1 Reported Aboard
06-17 Burgess, Michael E   RMSN Reported Aboard

More Changes..>

   (Indicates Plank Owner)  
Condolences to R. L. in the loss of his wife of 55 years.  Thoughts and prayers are with them.   07-24

Condolences to Delton Orthouse (GMM3 63-67) and family on the passing of his mother, Evangeline, on 24 May 2016.  Evangeline attended the 2006 Rich Reunion in 2006 in Nashville.
Receiving Treatment/On The Mend
(Thoughts and Prayers [TaP] Welcomed)

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