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Passing of a shipmate

It is with great sadness that I have just learned of the passing of yet another shipmate. PRC Kenneth Owen Getchey. Kenny stayed the 20 plus. I just learned of his passing earlier this month through the internet. Ken passed away back in 2007. Yeah, 10 years ago. How time flies. You young guys and girls in uniform will soon learn as you grow older, you lose touch as the 4 winds scatter you and your friends to all corners of the earth. You lose touch. Fortunately for me, I found my shipmates…


Added by Edward A. Blumberg on February 22, 2017 at 3:58pm — No Comments

NAS Norfolk

Looking for anyone that served in the Aircraft Maintenance Division at NAS Norfolk between 1966 and 1969. Especially the Parachute Loft in hanger LP-14.

Added by Edward A. Blumberg on August 6, 2014 at 7:45pm — No Comments

Announce the passing of a friend and shipmate

It is with deep regret and sorrow that I announce the passing of PR Master Chief Morris Turnage. Chief Turnage and I served together at NAS NORVA for many years. My sincerest condolences to his widow and family. He was a true friend and shipmate.   Rest in Peace my brother until we meet on the other side.

Added by Edward A. Blumberg on July 16, 2014 at 7:29pm — No Comments

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