I grew up in small town Arkansas and joined the Navy in 1977. Served on 6 ships and made 2 Persian Gulf tours. Retired from the Navy in 1995 and have worked for Harley-Davidson since 2000. In Florida, Arizona, Arkansas and now Oregon.
Remembering all too well the day Dr. King was taken from us, but also remembering the good he left us.
A US Navy Ampious Ship Needs to get A Squadron Of Marines to the Beach! This is One Way!
The Day that almost any Sailor will tell you is the Best Day in The Navy! SHELLBACK!
Father and Son set out on a 22 foot Sail Boat for the cruise of a life time. Things don't turn out exactly as they wanted but it's still an amazing experience.
Desert Storm breaks out and I'm stuck on a Reserve Ship in Charleston. After the war is over my ship goes on a 4th of July weekend cruise to Canada and Maine but a 'Perfect Storm' decides to make it dificult. The entire cruise is a dream come true.
After a near death experience a sailor experiences the comfort of Rehabilition.
Wild nights and drinking finally take a toll on a Sailor deployed to the Med ending in near death.
US Air Force Bomber crashes over Little Rock Arkansas. It was a terrible day but could have been so much worse. The story of the lone survivor of the planes crew is one of legend.
The Captain of the Roosevelt is Relieved of His Command. Was it Justified or Another Cover Up.
The crew of a U.S. Frigate sets out to rescue merchant sailors. Volunteers are needed for the rescue raft. One guy volunteers to go just because he thinks it will be fun. When it's over he says, "What Was I Thinking"?
No matter what country one comes from the culture may be different but deep down, we're all the same.
On May 17th 1987 US History was changed due to a tragic accident that left 37 American Sailors lost.
Unlike other living things we humans can make a choice about many things but who to love is not one of them.
Adjusting to life where you have no control what so ever!
Sailors on board U.S Warship in the Indian Ocean discover cases of beer stowed on board and decide to take advantage of the situation and pay for it later.