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Emmet Molloy
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  • Chambersburg, PA
  • United States
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Started this discussion. Last reply by Lee Damicone Feb 26. 1 Reply

In 1958, the USS Gudgeon (SS-567) became the first American submarine to complete a round-the-world cruise, eight months after departing from Pearl Harbor in Hawaii. Continue

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I did a search on this site and found nothing previously posted here.  Some may have already used it from other sources, however I found it to be interesting and informative in naval history.       …Continue


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Apr 19
Emmet Molloy left a comment for AOAN,Christopher james Cook
"No, I never lived there. Just spent a lot of time there visiting friends, going to restaurants and baseball, basketball, football and hockey games there. My son went to college there in north Philadelphia. I have been to the Philadelphia Navy Yard…"
Apr 18
AOAN,Christopher james Cook left a comment for Emmet Molloy
" Comment, Hey Emmet you still, living in Philadelphia,PA.?"
Apr 18
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"You may have to type ‘Navy Poster at Amazon” after the quote "
Apr 17
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"That is a quote by JFK and you can order these posters through Amazon. Different images with that quote. Just Google the quote and type “poster at Amazon.” "
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Mar 26
Emmet Molloy replied to Philip Tucker's discussion BASIC TRAINING
"I had a good time at Great Lakes in 1965, Camp Moffett, Camp Barry. I enjoyed everything except breakfast. I also enjoyed graduating early because of all the new recruits being trained and pushed through boot camp at that time. The war was just…"
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"Welcome aboard Stephen! "
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"From time to time. Only problem I have now is when I  click on some names their profile shows up very small on the left side of the page. "
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In 1958, the USS Gudgeon (SS-567) became the first American submarine to complete a round-the-world cruise, eight months after departing from Pearl Harbor in Hawaii. See More
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Profile Information

Petty Officer Third Class
Enlisted Rating
Culinary Specialist
Where were you or your family stationed?
Arlington, Virginia— Quarters “K” Barracks, demolished
Bainbridge, Maryland— Schools and Training Center- closed 1976, base officially closed 1986
Norfolk, Virginia— U.S. Naval Deperming Station & Naval Station
Guantanamo Bay, Cuba—Naval Base, Bay Hill Galley and barracks
Boot Camp— Great Lakes Naval Training Center, company 426
Veteran of Foreign War
The Cold War
Current Status with the US Navy
Honorably Discharged
Start date of your service
August 26, 1965
End date of your service
August 26, 1969


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At 1:10am on April 18, 2019, AOAN,Christopher james Cook said…

 Comment, Hey Emmet you still, living in Philadelphia,PA.?

At 8:07am on February 11, 2019, Robert Vincent Jones said…

Thank you. I was on the Kennedy 50 years ago !

At 10:31am on February 7, 2019, Bryan L. Andrie said…
Thank you Emmet.
At 1:12am on January 29, 2019, John Daniel Lampke said…

Thank you. 

At 7:08am on January 28, 2019, gary blake said…

I served from 1976 to 1979 aboard the USS HOLLAND AS-32 3rd DIV Hull Tech small boat Scotland any one out there?

At 7:58am on January 20, 2019, Chris schrier said…

Hello Emmet. My Dad's older brother was in the Navy Reserves between 1942 and 1944. In September 1944 he received his commission as a flight aviator and ensing. While still training in cecil Navy base, on November 13 he crash and was kill . I have information about what happen. Is there a place at the base that honors service men who were kill 

At 1:06pm on January 18, 2019, Danny Eugene Ward said…

Thank you sir, good to be aboard.

At 5:57pm on January 14, 2019, George Trentacosta said…

Thank you!!

At 9:53am on January 11, 2019, Clarissa Burton (Buford) said…

Hello, Emmet:

Thanks for the warm welcome.

At 11:25pm on December 14, 2018, Earle S. Welch said…

I just got started writing (below) when something fouled the entry and suddenly it appeared in your comment page -- all messed up. I never touched the "add comment" command. Please erase it and I'll start over....

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Hurricane Florence

Posted on September 9, 2018 at 8:07am 1 Comment

With landfall a very good possibility, the Navy has plans to move ships from Norfolk, to sea.

A day in Bay Hill Galley, Gitmo 1968-1969 Guantanamo Bay Naval Base

Posted on May 16, 2018 at 7:30am 5 Comments

I had the alarm set for 4:00 am to be in the galley for 4:30. It is already hot, as most every day on the island. I fill the big stainless coffee urns and have a cup myself. I drink it black. Then, from the recipe card, which is made for quantities of 200 portions, start the “soup of the day” in one of the big steam kettles. I will work with a wet towel around my neck and swallow the salt tablets from the dispenser that hangs on the wall. If working the grills I make eggs to order for the…


Lazy days off in Gitmo, Guantanamo Bay Naval Base

Posted on May 16, 2018 at 12:30am 3 Comments

Being a cook at Bay Hill Galley, I worked port and starboard, 15 days a month worked with every other Friday, Saturday and Sunday off. There were about six cooks to each watch as I recall, and two night bakers total, who alternated. On an off day I might go lift weights after breakfast, then write a letter to my girl or go to the commissary store. Then perhaps drive to Windmill Beach (we had our own truck) where the iguanas hung out on the cliffs along the beach. I had a mask, snorkel and…


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