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Barry J. Buckley commented on Edward Sanderson's group Naval Air Station Guantanamo Bay
"Was in Security division at NAS Leeward Point 1959-1962.  Worked out of the Kennels."
Mar 31
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Naval Air Station Guantanamo Bay

Guantanamo Bay Naval Base (also called Gitmo or GTMO) is located on 45 square miles (120 km2) of land and water at Guantánamo Bay, Cuba which the United States leased for use as a coaling (fueling) station following the Cuban-American Treaty of 1903. The base is located on the shore of Guantánamo Bay at the southeastern end of Cuba. It is the oldest overseas U.S. Navy Base, and the only one in a country with which the United States does not have diplomatic relations. The Cuban government…See More
Mar 31
bert shaffner commented on Edward Sanderson's group Naval Air Station Guantanamo Bay
"I was at leeward point from 59 to 61 last duty was the crash crew, before that the fuel crew. I remember first day in crash crew plan hit the arresting gear so hard it whiplashed it sent chain links out of 3/4 of a mile, one went through a fuel…"
Feb 3
James H. Houchin MMC(SW) Retired commented on Edward Sanderson's group Naval Support Facility Diego Garcia
"I was on USS Acadia AD-42 we stop there for a week while on deployment I was a First Class then. I was Stationed at Pearl Harbor TAD NAVSTA Guam on Cable been to Thailand both Pattay Beach and Phuket while in Pattay we went to Bangkok.…"
Oct 3, 2017
James H. Houchin MMC(SW) Retired joined Edward Sanderson's group
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Naval Support Facility Diego Garcia

On 1 October 1977, Naval Support Facility, Diego Garcia, was established as the senior US Navy command on the island. At the time the NAVCOMMSTA was the primary tenant, but as the new major facilities were completed, most notably the expanded anchorage and mooring area and the extended airfield, other tenants were commissioned. From 1981 to 1987 it was Naval Air Facility, Diego Garcia.See More
Oct 3, 2017
Richard Scherzer commented on Edward Sanderson's group Naval Air Station Guantanamo Bay
"Yeoman Personnel Office McCalla Field Dec 57 - Sep 60.  I bought a mobile home at NOB trailer park so my new wife could join me.  Had a 1941 Cadillac Fleetwood that I sold when I left. "
May 16, 2017
Richard Scherzer joined Edward Sanderson's group
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Naval Air Station Guantanamo Bay

Guantanamo Bay Naval Base (also called Gitmo or GTMO) is located on 45 square miles (120 km2) of land and water at Guantánamo Bay, Cuba which the United States leased for use as a coaling (fueling) station following the Cuban-American Treaty of 1903. The base is located on the shore of Guantánamo Bay at the southeastern end of Cuba. It is the oldest overseas U.S. Navy Base, and the only one in a country with which the United States does not have diplomatic relations. The Cuban government…See More
May 16, 2017
Richard J. Heffernan commented on Edward Sanderson's group Tactical Electronic Warfare Squadron 33 VAQ-33
"I was in VAQ-33 from August 1971 to December 1974.  I was also an AME, working with Dennis Hart, Billy Bryan, Tom Dunlap and many others.  My younger brother Tom was also an AME with 33.  We only served together for a few months…"
Apr 25, 2017
Richard J. Heffernan joined Edward Sanderson's group
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Tactical Electronic Warfare Squadron 33 VAQ-33

On 31 May 1949, a new "Composite Squadron Thirty-Three (VC-33)" was established at NAS Norfolk, Virginia. This VC-33's mission was antisubmarine warfare.See More
Apr 25, 2017
Donald Arthur Moore joined Edward Sanderson's group
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Naval Air Station Guantanamo Bay

Guantanamo Bay Naval Base (also called Gitmo or GTMO) is located on 45 square miles (120 km2) of land and water at Guantánamo Bay, Cuba which the United States leased for use as a coaling (fueling) station following the Cuban-American Treaty of 1903. The base is located on the shore of Guantánamo Bay at the southeastern end of Cuba. It is the oldest overseas U.S. Navy Base, and the only one in a country with which the United States does not have diplomatic relations. The Cuban government…See More
Jun 26, 2016
Dan Walgurski joined Edward Sanderson's group
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Training Squadron Six VT-6

Training Squadron SIX is home to "Instructor Pilots" of the United States Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard. The mission of VT-6 is to provide academic, flight, and other such training as may be directed by the Naval Air Training Command to assigned Navy, Marine, Coast Guard, and Allied Forces Student Naval Aviators.See More
Mar 26, 2016
Kurt Carlsen joined Edward Sanderson's group
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Helicopter Combat Support Squadron Sixteen HC-16

HELSUPPRON 16 ("Bullfrogs") provided Search and Rescue support for the Pensacola Naval Training Complex and CNATRA Carrier Qualification Operations until 1 March 1994, when that mission transfered to Naval Air Station Pensacola OMD SAR.See More
May 3, 2015
Margie joined Edward Sanderson's group
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NAS Bermuda

Naval Air Station Bermuda (Kindley Field), was located on St. David's Island, Bermuda from 1970 to 1995, on the former site of Kindley Air Force Base. It is currently the site of Bermuda International Airport.See More
Jan 21, 2015
Donald Roy commented on Edward Sanderson's group Tactical Electronic Warfare Squadron 33 VAQ-33
"I was in VAQ-33 stationed at Quonset Point from1968-1969. The squadron them moved to NAS Norfolk, Va. I was AME-2 along with Dave McGrew, Jack Lake, Dennis Hart, Jim Sinclair, Duane Gilbert and others. I left in May of 1971. I am now retired after…"
Dec 24, 2014
Donald Roy joined Edward Sanderson's group
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Tactical Electronic Warfare Squadron 33 VAQ-33

On 31 May 1949, a new "Composite Squadron Thirty-Three (VC-33)" was established at NAS Norfolk, Virginia. This VC-33's mission was antisubmarine warfare.See More
Dec 24, 2014
Stanley Neely commented on Edward Sanderson's group Naval Air Station Guantanamo Bay
"I was stationed at GITMO in 1983 as a RMCS...Loved the diving and spent most of my off time on the beach."
Nov 28, 2014

Profile Information

Rank
Chief Petty Officer
Enlisted Rating
Aviation Structural Mechanic
Where were you or your family stationed?
NAS Bermuda
VT-6
NAS Guantanamo Bay Cuba
HC-16
NAF Diego Garcia
VAQ-33
NAVAIR, PMA205
Veteran of Foreign War
None
Current Status with the US Navy
Retired
Start date of your service
August 5, 1969
End date of your service
August 30, 1989

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