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09-07-2011

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07-24-2016 8:22 AM

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    ABOUT ME

  • retired back to the old home place
  • Batesville,Mississippi
  • guns, old tractors
  • small business owner

LATEST ACTIVITY

  • Posted in thread: Random Thoughts Thread on 07-04-2016 at 04:28 PM
    4 years ago, youngest son came home from work to find water running out of kitchen door. Supply
    line to upstairs toilet had split, water had run all day. 3 weeks to repair damage. Have helped
    a neighb...

  • Posted in thread: Random Thoughts Thread on 07-04-2016 at 01:58 PM
    Yesterday I checked on a family member I hadn’t heard from in a while. She is a retired widow,
    has a fairly nice house…three bedrooms plus master bedroom, sunken living room, den, sun room,
    hardwood f...

  • Posted in thread: Random Thoughts Thread on 06-21-2016 at 12:45 PM
    True- but there is always time for Bourbon. :DWhat we have here is... failure- to
    communicate.Every time I read this I think of the Chief Bo’sun on my first ship who replied to
    a “feel good” speech gi...

  • Posted in thread: Denver Post Poll - Reinstate federal assault weapons ban? on 06-14-2016 at 01:05 PM
    Now 60% No40% yes

2 COMMENTS
Posted: 
September 4, 2013  •  10:27 PM
Can I ask what kind of ship that is under your profile? Thanks
 
Posted: 
September 4, 2013  •  11:20 PM
That is a submarine rescue vessel. She was (I say 'was' because she was scraped some years back) the U.S.S. Chanticleer ASR-7. She was my first ship and I was aboard in 1955-1956. Made one tour to WestPac.

Thanks for asking! I'll be happy to discuss anything about her if you are interested.

ellis
 
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