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On the way to Pearl Harbor, February, 1965.  We ran into a storm. (Notice horizon in relationship to the deck.)

More of the storm.

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This really threw us around in the wheelhouse.
When it was beautiful, it was beautiful!  We were still on our way to Pearl.

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Three friends - (left to right) Pete Rheinschmidt - FireControl Tech; Bill McFerren - Radarman (page author); Ed Decossas - Gunner's Mate
Enroute between Chu Lai and Da Nang (1966) (left to right) Jim Marlow -RD2; Ed Decossas - GM3; Bill McFerren- RD3; Bill Knowles - ET3; George Bergman - FireControl Tech.   (Notice the cut-off dungarees.)

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