Category: TSP Talk Mug Shots
| || || Meeting Of The Mugs!... |
RMI and I met for a final lunch before his deployment. We talked, we laughed, we took a mugshot......Yes, we brought the same mugs....Great Minds Drink Alike!...
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| || || Newport Bridge from OCS PT Field... |
This was interesting...
I spent many mornings (nearly every morning for 12 weeks) on this field and others. The platform that the mug is on is the platform the Officer Candidate uses that is leading morning warm-up and stretching. I only had to do it once, but its a little daunting with dozen...
| || || Dahlgren Boat Howitzers in Newport RI... |
From the plaque below the NWC flag pole:
"The two 24-pounder howitzers located here on ship pivot carriages are reputed to have come from USS Reina Mercedes, a Spanish navy ship captured in the Spanish American War and stationed in Newport from 1905 to 1912 as a recruit training ship. Light cannon...
| || || USS Saratoga (CV-60) in Newport RI... |
This is how it was when I was at OCS 6 years ago:
The Forrestal has gone to Brownsville, TX for scrapping to be followed by others over the next few years....
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