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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.....

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Discussion Forum

Asbestos Exposure-Cancer Risk for Veterans

Started by Jerald Terwilliger. Last reply by Dave "Rock" Cowles Feb 21, 2017. 15 Replies

All Cold War Veterans- this can be very important to you the ships most of us served on containeda lot of asbestos, and we were all exposed to it 24/7…Continue

Cold War Service Medal-2015

Started by Jerald Terwilliger May 7, 2015. 0 Replies

On April 28. 2015 Congressman Steve Israel(D NY-3); as he has for the last several years, along with Congressman David Jolly (R-FL 13) and seven other cosponsors introduce H.R. 2067 The Cold War…Continue

Tags: American, Victory, Veterans, Medal, War

What Military Awards Did You or Your Unit Earn

Started by Jerald Terwilliger. Last reply by ROBIN RUBEN FLORES Jul 7, 2014. 4 Replies

Hope someone finds this information helpful. American Cold War Veterans Blog JerryContinue

2012 Senate NDAA has a provision for Cold War Service Medal

Started by Jerald Terwilliger. Last reply by Philip Schroeder Aug 2, 2013. 13 Replies

Now we have a provision in the NDAA and two stand alone bills American Cold War Veterans Blog

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Comment by stephen m gibson on April 23, 2020 at 1:03pm

anyone know by chance how far the point d-31 was offshore while in nam?

Comment by Lee Damicone on December 2, 2019 at 3:48pm

Comment by Lee Damicone on July 26, 2019 at 1:27pm

  Served from 1956 to 1966 aboard the USS Vogelgesang DD-862 and as a Plank Owner on the USS John R. Perry DE-1034. Instructor @ GLNTC from 1963-1966.

Comment by Wm. E. Gardner on March 18, 2019 at 8:41am

welcome aboard steve.tin can sailor 60-64.

Comment by Stephen Allen King on March 18, 2019 at 12:18am

I was in the Navy May 1969 to Mar. 1979. I was stationed at NAS Alameda VR -30 Fleet Logistical Support Squadron 30 Feb 1970 to Apr. 1973. Shipped over requested AMA B school and orders to NAF Sigonella OMD I and my family was there from Sept. 1973 to Oct. 1976. Then Orders to NAS Oceana AIMD Nov 1976 Until Mar.1979.Then I left the Navy for Family reasons. AMS1 Stephen King

Comment by joseph john rich on December 12, 2018 at 1:21pm

service dates jan '62 to apr'66. stationed on leeward point, gitmo, during the Cuban missle crisis '62 to '63. was part of NEGDF and manned a B.A.R. on the fence during the crisis.

Comment by Christopher James Cook on July 20, 2018 at 6:32pm


Comment by Wm. E. Gardner on July 20, 2018 at 9:02am

welcome aboard. old timer here 59-63. tin can navy, a great ride.semper fortis

Comment by Christopher James Cook on July 19, 2018 at 10:18pm


Comment by Robert Gregory Baker on June 23, 2017 at 11:46am

thank you for accepting me 


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