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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
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

Profile Information

Rank
Chief Petty Officer
Enlisted Rating
Fire Controlman
Where were you or your family stationed?
Great Lake for Boot Camp and FT A School
Mare Island for TALOS Missile Test
USS Long Beach CGN-9, Long Beach CA
Mare Island for AN\SPS-48A School
USS America CV-66, Norfolk, VA
Naval Schools Command Dam Neck VA
Mare Island for AN\SPS-48C School
USS Carl Vinson CVN-70 PreCom Norfolk VA
Shore Patrol Norfolk VA
Veteran of Foreign War
Vietnam
Current Status with the US Navy
Honorably Discharged
Start date of your service
September 9, 1969
End date of your service
December 20, 1983

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At 4:04pm on January 16, 2019, David De Rooy said…

You got sea sick on your first sea trials. Although I never experienced this myself, we did have a PO 1st class with over twenty years service. Every time we left the pier he would get sick and the next day he was okay. It would take some time to get his sea legs back

At 5:31pm on January 15, 2019, David De Rooy said…

Welcome aboard Chief. Nice to have you with us. Share some tales of your time in the Navy

At 3:48pm on January 15, 2019, Emmet Molloy said…

Welcome aboard Donald!

 
 
 

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