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  • Randy J. Tyson
  • Max Leroy Tucker
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  • harold wissing
  • Jack E Butler
  • Deanna Little
  • RICHARD COFFEY
  • Robert T. Hein
  • Don Gaskill

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Lee Damicone commented on Chuck Fry's group First Class Association
Dec 2, 2019
Lee Damicone commented on Chuck Fry's group First Class Association
"Promoted to 1st Class RD on 16 September 1965 while @ GLNTC."
Nov 26, 2019
Donald F. Schaeffer commented on Chuck Fry's group Shellbacks
"I was one of about 2500 pollywogs on board the USS America, CV-66, when we crossed the line on our way to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil,  I don't remember the date and my Shellback card was lost when my wallet was stolen ten years ago.  With…"
Oct 27, 2019
Donald F. Schaeffer joined Chuck Fry's group
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Shellbacks

IMPERIVM NEPTVNI REGIS - To all Sailors wherever ye may be: and to all MERMAIDS, WHALES, SEA SERPENTS PORPOSIS, SHARKS, DOLPHINS, ELLS, SKATES, SUCKERS, CRABS, LOBSTERS AND ALL OTHER LIVING THINGS OF THE SEA. GREETING, Know ye.....See More
Oct 27, 2019
Stephen Lindsey commented on Chuck Fry's group First Class Association
" Heck John the uniforms alone are totally different, they wear camo now instead of dungarees and khakis for everything else.the only way to tell the ranks apart is the insignia on their collars"
Aug 10, 2019
John Saldana commented on Chuck Fry's group First Class Association
"Wouldn't surprise me at all, they've done away with so much Navy traditions already."
Aug 10, 2019
Richard Oropeza commented on Chuck Fry's group First Class Association
"I heard recently that the Navy plans on doing away with Gold vs Red chevrons and hash marks! Any thoughts?"
Aug 3, 2019
Jimmy D Ford joined Chuck Fry's group
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Shellbacks

IMPERIVM NEPTVNI REGIS - To all Sailors wherever ye may be: and to all MERMAIDS, WHALES, SEA SERPENTS PORPOSIS, SHARKS, DOLPHINS, ELLS, SKATES, SUCKERS, CRABS, LOBSTERS AND ALL OTHER LIVING THINGS OF THE SEA. GREETING, Know ye.....See More
Jul 15, 2019
Lee Damicone joined Chuck Fry's group
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First Class Association

Come on in Shipmates. Have a seat in the First Class Lounge. We'll play a little Acey-Deuce and swap sea stories. As always, you have front of the line previleges on the Mess Decks.See More
Jul 15, 2019
Jeffrey Martin joined Chuck Fry's group
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Shellbacks

IMPERIVM NEPTVNI REGIS - To all Sailors wherever ye may be: and to all MERMAIDS, WHALES, SEA SERPENTS PORPOSIS, SHARKS, DOLPHINS, ELLS, SKATES, SUCKERS, CRABS, LOBSTERS AND ALL OTHER LIVING THINGS OF THE SEA. GREETING, Know ye.....See More
Jul 8, 2019
David De Rooy commented on Chuck Fry's group Shellbacks
"The thing about being a pollywog was it never mattered until you knew you would be initiated. Then being a "wog" was a dirty word."
May 17, 2019
Christopher James Cook commented on Chuck Fry's group Shellbacks
" I will always remember that special day. AOAN Cook,USS INDEPENDENCE CV-62.Honored SHELLBACK.1988. However it was interesting,being a pollywog."
May 17, 2019

Profile Information

Rank
Seaman Recruit
Where were you or your family stationed?
Several locations: USS Conyngham (DDG-17); VA-174, Cecil Field, Fl; USS Forrest Sherman (DD-931); USS Donald B. Beary (DE-1085); USS Saratoga (CV-60); Patrol Squadron Forty-Nine, NAS Jacksonville, FL; FASOTRAGRULANT DET JAX, NAS Jacksonville, Fl
Veteran of Foreign War
Vietnam
Current Status with the US Navy
Retired
Start date of your service
November 10, 1969
End date of your service
May 31, 1990

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At 6:38pm on July 11, 2012, Randy J. Tyson said…

Hey Chuck,

Did you work in Maintenance Control? In 1984 the last 6 months I was in the squadron my Senior Chief put me in charge (as a AX2) of the Tron shop day shift. I had a lot of interface with maintenance control personnel during those 6 months.

At 10:01pm on July 28, 2009, Janet Stemmer (Schlecter) said…
A socio-economic change brought me to AZ. I liked it and stayed. Now here 25 years!

Jan
At 4:37pm on June 16, 2009, Douglas Karr said…
Welcome Aboard Chuck! Thanks for your service in Vietnam. Congratulations on your retirement.
 
 
 

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