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Bruce H. "Skip" May
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  • Brandon, FL
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Tampa Bay Chief Petty Officers Association

The new meeting site effective January, 2015 is at theTAMPA BUFFET 3904 South Dale Mabry, Tampa, FL 33614. This is in the Britton Plaza Shopping Center about 1/2 mile N. of Gandy Blvd. We meet the 4th Thursday each month at 6:30 p.m. The Association is open to Navy and Coast Guard Chief Petty Officers and we offer an annual scholarship to a member or relative as well as supporting the Navy community. For info, call Chuck Peterman, President, at (813) 875-1753 . See More
Jun 6, 2015
Barry F Lape left a comment for Bruce H. "Skip" May
"Hi,  Are there any planned or scheduled activities set up for the Cone reunion in Gatlinburg? Trying to figure out how to pack.. Thanks, Barry lape  "
Sep 28, 2012
Barry F Lape is attending Bruce H. "Skip" May's event

USS Cone (DD-866) Reunion at Edgewater Hotel & Conference Center

October 3, 2012 at 12pm to October 7, 2012 at 10am
23rd Annual Reunion, Oct. 3-6, 2012 at the Edgewater Hotel & Conference Center, 402 River Road, Gatlinburg, TN, phone 1-800-262-0362, room rates are $89.00.  Contact Bruce Worth, (712) 728-2307 or bwbw@tcaexpress.net. Great agenda and activities. If flying, closest airport is Knoxville, TN, about 45 miles away. Shipmates from all eras are encouraged to join us. Remember, "Wherever Duty Calls."See More
Sep 28, 2012
Bruce H. "Skip" May commented on Paul Barger's group Treasure Island Naval Station
"Paul - I didn't know Chief Moffett. We weren't there a lot except to sleep and eat breakfast. Ann - I don't recall meeting Louise Sparkman. Like I said, we weren't around to meet many who were stationed there. Just being there 2…"
Jun 20, 2012
Paul Hosse and Bruce H. "Skip" May are now friends
Jun 20, 2012
Bruce H. "Skip" May commented on Paul Barger's group Treasure Island Naval Station
"Hi, Paul Hosse - I rotated thru TI in the late 70's through the early 90's for schools at the Oakland Army Base. Great place and at least we didn't have to pay for the greatest view in San Francisco."
Jun 20, 2012
Bruce H. "Skip" May commented on Paul Barger's group Treasure Island Naval Station
"Had the good fortune to spend several occasions at T.I. over the years while going to classes at the Navy Transportation Management School at the Oakland Army Base. Remember the cold barracks but most of all the great view of San Francisco. We had a…"
Jun 20, 2012
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Treasure Island Naval Station

this island in San Francisco has been many different commands. It was created for the 1939 worlds fair.
Jun 19, 2012
Bruce H. "Skip" May left a comment for Ralph Gross
"Glad to see you on here, Ralph... just signed up myself yesterday.  I added a blurb about the TBCPOA on here too. Pretty good site, from what I can tell. Take care, Skip May"
Jun 19, 2012
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Cold War Navy Veterans

Any Navy Veteran who served from 2-Sept.-1945 to 26-Dec-1991, prevented World War III for 46 years. We must never forget those who did pay the Ultimate price with their lives. USS Scorpion SSN-589, and many others. I Salute your Bravery.....See More
Jun 19, 2012
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Jun 19, 2012
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USS Cone DD-866

USS Cone (DD-866), was a Gearing-class destroyer of the United States Navy, named for Rear Admiral Hutch Ingham Cone USN.See More
Jun 18, 2012
Bruce H. "Skip" May commented on Bruce H. "Skip" May's group USS Cone DD-866
"23rd Annual Reunion is Oct. 3-6, 2012. See note in Events section on this Web site."
Jun 18, 2012
Bruce H. "Skip" May updated their profile
Jun 18, 2012
Bruce H. "Skip" May commented on Chuck Fry's group Royal Blue Nose (Realm of the Arctic)
"Got my Blue Nose while serving at Andoya, Norway in March, 1989, on one of the coldest days of the year, along with 30 other sailors and discovered that "ditch swimming" with a sardine in my mouth was as "interesting" as it gets.…"
Jun 18, 2012
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Royal Blue Nose (Realm of the Arctic)

Crossing of the Arctic Circle (66-32 North latitude). Also known as the "Northern Domain of the Polar Bear" or "Blue Nose."
Jun 18, 2012

Profile Information

Rank
Senior Chief Petty Officer
Enlisted Rating
Logistics Specialist
Where were you or your family stationed?
USS Cone (DD 866), Charleston, SC and Brooklyn Navy Yard.
NAVMTO 208 and NAVTRANS 108 out of MacDill AFB, Tampa, FL and Norfolk, VA.
Veteran of Foreign War
The Cold War
Current Status with the US Navy
Retired
Start date of your service
May 9, 1960
End date of your service
December 31, 2000

Bruce H. "Skip" May's Blog

Tampa Bay Chief Petty Officers Association

Posted on June 6, 2015 at 12:44pm 0 Comments

The new meeting site effective January, 2015 is at the

TAMPA BUFFET

3904 South Dale Mabry, Tampa, FL 33614.

This is in the Britton Plaza Shopping Center about 1/2 mile N. of Gandy Blvd. We meet the 4th Thursday each month at 6:30 p.m. The Association is open to Navy and Coast Guard Chief Petty Officers and we offer an annual scholarship to a member or relative as…

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At 3:28pm on September 28, 2012, Barry F Lape said…

Hi,  Are there any planned or scheduled activities set up for the Cone reunion in Gatlinburg? Trying to figure out how to pack.. Thanks, Barry lape

 

 
 
 

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