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A submariner’s tribute…

April 10, 2011 by


One of my submarine-related interjections between posts about the Civil War… Tomorrow is the 111th birthday of the U.S. Submarine Force… but, today marks 48 years since the loss of all hands (129 total, including 17 civilian technicians), aboard the U.S.S. Thresher. At 7:47 a.m., on April 10, 1963, in deep-diving tests off the coast […]

My performance (including a voice segment) in the hot submarine flick for sale on the History Channel

August 21, 2010 by


Ok, ok… I have no doubt that it’s NOT a top seller, but it was cool that I found it recently. Here’s some shots of me in my younger days about the Montpelier (15 years ago this summer). They’re a couple of still-frames from a show (“Sounds of Discovery”) that appeared first around 1995. Bill […]

A day to remember… and appreciate

November 11, 2008 by


Don’t forget that behind each of the seals you see above are many, many people who have made, are making, and will continue to make sacrifices to maintain the stability of our freedoms. Thanks to all those who have done, are doing, and will continue to do that which is necessary. Now, I ‘ve got […]