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Roger Hutchings
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  • Englewood, CO
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Pathetic Washington

Started this discussion. Last reply by James Franklin Benson Oct 2, 2013. 7 Replies

i jus sent this to news media and also to TV talk shows;The American people are outraged! Please find out the annual salary for these idiots and calculate the hourly rate when they are in session and…Continue

The latest on ship exposed to agent orange

Started this discussion. Last reply by Mick Ayer Jun 29, 2014. 5 Replies

If you go to the site <  bluewaternavu.org > The site will give you info on how the VA has now changed their opinion on sailors being exposed to agent orange. If the below list exposure is…Continue

How to change a light bulb

Started this discussion. Last reply by James Franklin Benson Aug 19, 2013. 2 Replies

How many Sailors does take to change a light bulb? Answer three! one EMFN to screw in the bulb and one EMC' to tell him he was doing it wrong! And one Chief Warrant Officer  to check if the bulb was…Continue

May be why you are sick!

Started this discussion. Last reply by stephen m gibson Aug 7, 2013. 1 Reply

If you were in Vietnam and up river or off the coast, take a look at website <  bluewaternavy.org  > as some of you may know, the whole subject of blue water sailors on ships not being exposed…Continue

 

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William Thomas Wilson commented on Roger Hutchings's blog post The SUPREME COURT INSULT TO ALL OF US!
"Then it OK to wear a counterfeit medal of honor!   "
Apr 24, 2016
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Every Swab should be a member
Jan 28, 2016
Douglas James Riley commented on Roger Hutchings's blog post Supreme Court Ruling
"Its the same as flag burning. Our PC/liberal (and RINOs) politicians are destroying the very fabric of this nation."
Jan 26, 2016
Douglas James Riley commented on Roger Hutchings's blog post Supreme Court Ruling
"Its the same as flag burning. Our PC/liberal politicians are destroying the very fabric of this nation."
Jan 26, 2016
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Supreme Court Ruling

Any Veteran that Does not think that the Supreme Courts ruling that wearing of unearned medals is considered free speech  is an insult to all of us does not value their service and must consider their time in the military a complete waste of tims, and I feel sorry for them!See More
Jan 25, 2016
francis mickey doyle commented on Roger Hutchings's blog post The SUPREME COURT INSULT TO ALL OF US!
"it has a name it is called liberalism."
Jan 17, 2016
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The SUPREME COURT INSULT TO ALL OF US!

1/`13/2016 THE Supreme Court ruled today that the wearing of unearned military medals is considered free speech! Could they think of some other way to insult our military! from a Retired Navy OfficerSee More
Jan 13, 2016
Kenneth Hutchings and Roger Hutchings are now friends
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USS Key West SSN 772

USS Key West (SSN-722), a Los Angeles-class submarine, was the third ship of the United States Navy to be named for Key West, Florida. She is the fourth Los Angeles-class submarine equipped with the vertical launch system (VLS) capable of carrying 12 Tomahawk land attack cruise missiles (TLAM).See More
Aug 5, 2015
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USS Thresher (SSN-593) (documentary)

"I was assigned as a second mechanic in Patrol Squadron 8 (VP-8) at NAS Patuxent River, Maryland in April 1963. We had just got the new P-3A Orion patrol ASW planes when the USS Thresher disappeared. We flew surveillance missions for over a month…"
May 24, 2015
Roger Hutchings replied to Mark Weldon's discussion NAVY RESERVE BENEFITS
"Have contact a VA Service Officer in her county!"
May 20, 2015
Roger Hutchings replied to wayne caswell's discussion agent orange
"I have been working with a Vet Service Officer For about 8 months and after receiving nr service records we got my agent orange claim into the Colorado VA Denver center I recieved my claim wwas being researched and now have recerved a letter to…"
May 20, 2015
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USS Thresher (SSN-593) (documentary)

The second USS Thresher (SSN-593) was the lead boat of her class of nuclear-powered attack submarines in the United States Navy. Her loss at sea in the North...
Mar 2, 2015
Roger Hutchings replied to wayne caswell's discussion agent orange
"To answer some question  the has been a new list of ship that are presumed to have been exposed to AO and the Point Defiance is on that list Also it is really important to be working with a local VA Service Officer they are not part of the VA.…"
Jan 2, 2015

Profile Information

Rank
Lieutenant
Enlisted Rating
Electrician's Mate (Nuclear)
Where were you or your family stationed?
7 ships and 3 years in Japan
an LST, APD, Sub Rescue, DDR and and LSD during Vietnam
LST in Little Creek VA, APD in Brooklyn Shipyard NY, ASR in New London Conn, DDR in Pearl Harbor, LSD Long Beach CA
Veteran of Foreign War
Korean War, Vietnam
Current Status with the US Navy
Retired
Start date of your service
March 13, 1954
End date of your service
July 1, 1976

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Supreme Court Ruling

Posted on January 25, 2016 at 1:58pm 2 Comments

Any Veteran that Does not think that the Supreme Courts ruling that wearing of unearned medals is considered free speech  is an insult to all of us does not value their service and must consider their time in the military a complete waste of tims, and I feel sorry for them!

The SUPREME COURT INSULT TO ALL OF US!

Posted on January 13, 2016 at 11:41pm 2 Comments

1/`13/2016 THE Supreme Court ruled today that the wearing of unearned military medals is considered free speech! Could they think of some other way to insult our military! from a Retired Navy Officer

I was a Sailor Once

Posted on August 1, 2013 at 8:11pm 0 Comments

"I WAS A SAILOR ONCE"

Sharing a glimpse of the life many so dearly loved...

I liked standing on the bridge wing at sunrise with salt spray in my face and clean ocean winds whipping in from the four quarters of the globe I liked the sounds of the Navy - the piercing trill of the boatswains pipe, the syncopated clangor of the ship's bell on the quarterdeck, harsh, and the strong language and laughter of sailors at work.

I liked Navy vessels --…

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At 5:03pm on July 25, 2013, Darrell A. Nelson ENC Retired said…

Welcome aboard Roger.

At 10:16am on July 25, 2013, Norman Atwater HTCS said…

Roger was on USS Point Defiance LSD31 1972-74 as a HT 1 & made CPO in Yoko on her what a ship could never keep up with all the leaks .  The DCA was doing ballasting operations  and the over flow valve stuck in M Div wing tank and he put a bulge in M Div compartment about 1'  high 

At 8:06pm on July 10, 2013, Lindsey E. Ford HMC (SW) said…

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

 
 
 

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