"Hello shipmates. Just thought I would drop you all a line to let you know that I rcvd from the CRSC (Combat Related Service Compensation) board set by the Department of the Navy, Secretary of the Navy Council of Review Boards stated considerd…"
"Hello Bob Peters: Glad their is another YN on this site. Looks like you went up the ladder pretty fast in early 50's I was lucky to get where I ended up or dumb. Of course working in the legal field you are completly away from the regular YN…"
"Claudia: Being an old boy from Iowa I never seen a swimming pool before and when we got to Camp Elliot and said that Is the best bath tub I have every seen, then I mentioned later in the day I mention about the little scrub brush they issued and was…"
"Claudia: I am sorry about the blog about someone that did not understand the term of R&R program. Well I am well familiary with this program I was Petty Officer in Charge of the R&R program in I Corps in Viet Nam. I had a staff of three…"
"I forgot mentioned to Tom the only way we could wear civilian clothes was belong to a locker club just off the base and we kept our civiliian clothes their. i had to switch to Chiefs style uniform before I retired in 1974 and sure dislike it. We got…"
"Tom: Apparently I hit the wrong reply button. Yes I remember the old 13 button uniform with the girdle string. We was issued one set of these and the other three pants issued was like dress pants. They had two pockets in front with a iper and two…"
"Yes Pamela it was interesting. Banana rats all over, Castro running his tanks all night but we sure enjoyed the "ONE EYE INDIAN" beer. After a few of them you swore you seen that ONE EYE INDIAN. Our uniform was white hat,white T-shirts and…"
"Hello: Where was the pocket on the thirteen button with the girdle tie was located in the back and you carrried your smokes in your socks. The new dress blues pants had two pockets and ipper just like dress pants with two pockets in the back however…"