"Like your photos and information about your dad on the USS Winterberry. My dad, Shelton Aarens, was skipper of the Winterberry during the time of your father's service. I would be interested in hearing more about the crew
and the ship."
"A picture just like this hangs on my wall at home, USS WINTERBERRY was built right here in my home town Stockton Ca. My father went aboard the day she was launched and served her until the end of ww2. She was one of ten wooden type net laying ships…"
"I would love to find this ship, she was sold and became a 860 ton fishing vessel. I have tracked it's history up to 1965 but the trail went cold and I don't know where to turn. The last name I had on her was the Atlantic Reefer sailing…"
"That must have been the aerial drop,test able, the second test baker was strung underneath one of the Japanese Battle ships, My dad said when they got the all clear to turn and look it was in three parts high above the mushroom cloud. I have to old…"