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Bob Hilderbrand
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  • San Diego, CA
  • United States
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Bob Hilderbrand replied to Richard Cummings's discussion GREAT YEARS AT ROTA in the group Navy Communications Station NCS Rota
"I arrived at NCS Rota in November of 1968.  Right when you left.  My nick name was Hildy.  Possibly RMCM O'Ham relieved Chief Barra at the time.  The Tokyo Bar was a great hangout.  Pool tables, foosball, and a great…"
Jun 27, 2015
Bob Hilderbrand is now friends with John Kearns and Allen D. Binkley
Jun 27, 2015
Bob Hilderbrand commented on Michael McWatt's group Navy Communications Station NCS Rota
"Again, I was at NCS Rota (AOK) in 1968 through November 1970.  Anyone remember the Tokyo Bar back in those days?  Mama-San was always working there and that family lived upstairs.  They eventually opened an upstairs portion of that…"
Jun 26, 2015
Bob Hilderbrand replied to Richard Cummings's discussion GREAT YEARS AT ROTA in the group Navy Communications Station NCS Rota
"I was stationed at NAVCOMMSTA Rota from November 1968 to November 1970 as a CYN.  I initially worked in the main communications/routing area where all the UGC-6K teletype machines were located.  Typing speed in those days was right around…"
Jun 26, 2015
Bob Hilderbrand left a comment for Leslie A Kaun
"I sang with the Great Lakes BJC when I was in boot camp, June to August 1968.  I remember practicing in one of the drill halls and the echo was amazing.  My all time favorite song was "You'll Never Walk Alone".  It…"
Aug 4, 2013
Lindsey E. Ford HMC (SW) left a comment for Bob Hilderbrand
"Welcome aboard! May you have Fair Winds and Following Seas."
Jun 19, 2013
Bob Hilderbrand commented on Michael McWatt's group Navy Communications Station NCS Rota
"Hey there... I was stationed at NAVCOMSTA Spain CYN3 (Communications Yeoman) from November 1968 to November 1970.  Lived off base, on the beach, in a small two bedroom condo for $50/month.  Partied at the Tokyo Bar (now called the Dallas…"
Jun 13, 2013
Bob Hilderbrand joined Michael McWatt's group
Jun 13, 2013
Bob Hilderbrand commented on Eddie B. Leonard's photo
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USS INCHON (LPH-12)

"Served aboard the Inchon from November 1970 to April 1972 in the Radio Shack!  Enjoyed a 6-month Med Cruise just before I got out in April 1972.  "Never More Brightly" !!"
Jun 13, 2013
Bob Hilderbrand replied to Richard D Marion's discussion Blue Jacket Choir in the group Blue Jacket Choir Great Lakes
"I sang with the Great Lakes BJC when I was in boot camp, June to August 1968.  I remember practicing in one of the drill halls and the echo was amazing.  My all time favorite song was "You'll Never Walk Alone".  It…"
Jun 13, 2013
Bob Hilderbrand joined Larry Breidenbach's group
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Blue Jacket Choir Great Lakes

Anyone who sang with the Blue Jacket Choir at Great Lakes, Illinois. The 100th Anniversary of the Blue Jacket Choir will take place in 2010 and they will try to assemble alumni to sing in a special program.
Jun 13, 2013
Bob Hilderbrand is now a member of Navy Veterans
Jun 13, 2013

Profile Information

Rank
Petty Officer Second Class
Where were you or your family stationed?
Great Lakes, IL
Norfolk, VA
Rota, Spain
USS Inchon LPH-12
Veteran of Foreign War
The Cold War
Current Status with the US Navy
Honorably Discharged
Start date of your service
June 13, 1968
End date of your service
April 30, 1972

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At 3:17pm on June 19, 2013, Lindsey E. Ford HMC (SW) said…

Welcome aboard! May you have Fair Winds and Following Seas.

 
 
 

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