Monthly Archives: January 2018

SSBN-634 – Final Patrol for Mike Jones

Mike Jones, December 2, 1955 – November 1 2017.  Mike was a TM2(SS) who served on the Gold Crew from 1975-78.   He also served on USS Lafayette SSBN-616 Sailor, rest your Oar… Jeff

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SSBN-634 – Final Patrol for Fred Ventura

Fred Ventura,August 20, 1925 – January 2, 1918.  Fred was an  SD2(SS).   As noted in the obituary, the Stonewall Jackson was his last submarine, however there is not any 634 details included in his data base record.   I would appreciate … Continue reading

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SSBN634 – Eternal Patrol Ron Miyabara CSCC(SS)

Sad news to report and I apologize for this late notice.   Ronald Sadao Miyabara CSCS(SS) passed on April 10, 2017.   He was a Blue Crew Plank-owner and Russ Marble’s daughter sent me his obituary which is attached.   He served … Continue reading

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RM School of Music at the Royal Marines Museum, Eastney

Come along to the RM Museum at Eastney and enjoy two events by the Royal Marines School of Music Thursday 1 February ~ A Night At The Museum (7.30pm) Tuesday 27 March ~ Young Musician of the Year Competition (7.00pm) … Continue reading

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Revealed: catalogue of failings that sank Falklands warship HMS Sheffield

Declassified report into disaster reveals officers ‘mesmerised’ by sight of incoming missiles failed to raise alarm The catalogue of errors and failings that ended in the sinking of a Royal Navy destroyer during the Falklands war has been disclosed after … Continue reading

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Falklands War ‘true hero’ Captain Rick Jolly dies

A Royal Navy medical officer who saved the lives of hundreds of British and Argentine troops during the Falklands War has died, aged 71 Working amid terrible conditions in the field, Surgeon Capt Rick Jolly, from Torpoint, Cornwall, saved the … Continue reading

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Michael Wolff, Fire and Fury, Inside the Trump White House, Henry Holt and Co (2018)

Michael Wolff-Fire and Fury Inside the Trump White House Henry Holt and Co (2018) Fire & Fury in pdf format 351 pages “Click Here”

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