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Greg E Allen
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  • Brooksville, FL
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Greg E Allen commented on Mark Chambers's group Operation End Sweep
" Agree with Michael Austin  maybe 3rd time around will be a charm. Agree also with you Jeffrey b puritz   a piece of the pie is better than none at all. Yes if the Blue Water bill gets past the senate a lot of folks…"
Jul 29
Greg E Allen commented on Mark Chambers's group Operation End Sweep
" in the end none of this matters. We all are men, I know who I am, I am pretty sure the rest of you know who you are too. Personally I do not need a ribbon or a decal to define who I am . I am pretty sure the rest of you do not either. We all…"
Jul 20
Greg E Allen commented on Mark Chambers's group Operation End Sweep
"after reading my post i see it's followed by a second that I thought was deleted .....sorry 'bout that.... my bad... show me to the penalty box."
Jul 18
Greg E Allen commented on Mark Chambers's group Operation End Sweep
" I'd like some answers. I served aboard Conquest M.S.O. 488 in this supposedly nonevent concerning the end of the Vietnam[ is it war or police action] I do not know. Why on more than one occasion did we sail in the area with our 4"…"
Jul 18
Greg E Allen commented on Mark Chambers's group Operation End Sweep
"No problem Mike, I figured as much. The messages were in my email, so yes the system does work."
May 23
Greg E Allen and Michael Austin are now friends
May 22
Greg E Allen commented on Mark Chambers's group Operation End Sweep
"Thanks Mike for the reply. Yes I have read all the comments concerning the efforts being made. I was recently trying through a local veterans rep to find something out about this and was told I needed to apply for the deck logs of Conquest during…"
May 22
Greg E Allen joined Thomas E.Lawson's group
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USS Conquest AM/MSO-488

USS Conquest (MSO-488) was an Aggressive-class minesweeper in the United States Navy.
May 21
Greg E Allen commented on Mark Chambers's group Operation End Sweep
"Just got approved for membership to the site. Found this page while searching commands. I was aboard Conquest T.A.D. from Exploit. Flew to Pearl with Mike Cosgrove and the rest of the bunch from Charleston. I have always questioned this issue too.…"
May 21
Greg E Allen joined Mark Chambers's group
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Operation End Sweep

On 27 January 1973, American and North Vietnamese officials signed a protocol to the Paris agreement that called for the United States to neutralize the mines that the Navy had dropped in North Vietnam's coastal and inland waterways.
May 21
Greg E Allen left a comment for Emmet Molloy
" Thanks for the welcome Emmit. Glover was a good ride, never made it to Gitmo  but wast fortunate enough to be on the crew of the captains gig while in Marblehead Mass. 4th of July 1976. Marblehead being the home town of General John…"
May 21
Greg E Allen left a comment for David De Rooy
"Exploit was my first assignment Dave Conquest was T.A.D. for about 6 months in early  '73 then I went back to Exploit. I was assigned to Glover in summer of '75 after a several months in a medical hold unit with a bad knee injury.…"
May 21
David De Rooy left a comment for Greg E Allen
"Welcome aboard Greg. Share about your Navy service. It looks like you served under several different commands"
May 15
Emmet Molloy left a comment for Greg E Allen
"Welcome aboard Greg! I was on the USS Glover for a weekend in 1968 when she was in Guantanamo Bay for fleet training. "
May 14
Greg E Allen is now a member of Navy Veterans
May 14

Profile Information

Rank
Seaman Recruit
Enlisted Rating
Seaman
Where were you or your family stationed?
USS Exploit MSO 440 1972- 1975 T.A.D. to Conquest M.S.O.488 FEB1973 AUG 1973 [Endsweep] USS GLOVER AGFF / FF 1 1975 -1976
Veteran of Foreign War
Other
Current Status with the US Navy
Honorably Discharged
Start date of your service
July 11, 1972
End date of your service
July 21, 1976

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At 4:52pm on May 15, 2018, David De Rooy said…

Welcome aboard Greg. Share about your Navy service. It looks like you served under several different commands

At 9:20pm on May 14, 2018, Emmet Molloy said…

Welcome aboard Greg! I was on the USS Glover for a weekend in 1968 when she was in Guantanamo Bay for fleet training. 

 
 
 

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