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View Diary: Dead Sailors and Law and Order Part 3 The Last Big Gunship Battle (35 comments)

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  •  Thanks for pictures. (3+ / 0-)
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    Ammo Hauler, Eric Stratton, ER Doc

    Vertical Rep was generally safer but slower than ship to ship transfer.  

    You can no more win a war than you can win an earthquake.- Jeannette Rankin

    by CA148 NEWS on Sun Nov 03, 2013 at 06:38:56 PM PST

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    •  Yes. Often this was done with another ship (1+ / 0-)
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      ER Doc

      alongside for conventional UNREP.

      AEs were very busy in the couple of months preceding the cease fire.  I recall being up 24 hrs several times (watch, on transfer station/flight deck as safety officer, normal workday, watch again).

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