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Old 08-31-2017, 6:56 AM
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Default 38 Years ago today

I retired after 21 years active duty from NAS Miramar AIMD I'm the taller of the two.

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Old 08-31-2017, 6:58 AM
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Congrats and thanks you for your service.
If ever time should come, when vain and aspiring men shall possess the highest seats in Government, our country will stand in need of its experienced patriots to prevent its ruin.
-Samuel Adams
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Old 08-31-2017, 7:51 AM
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Congrats and thank you for your service!!

My father was in the Navy also and we used to live in Mira Mesa so MIramar naval air station was close to my heart....

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Old 08-31-2017, 8:25 AM
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You got a few years on me, Tom. Come Jan 31st next year will be 30 years since I retired. Today's Navy is far different from what we knew.

I salute you for your many years of faithful and dedicated service.

Take care shipmate!
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Old 08-31-2017, 9:54 AM
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Congrats Chief, and thank you for your service.

I opted not too ship over and was discharged 53 years ago in July.

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Old 08-31-2017, 10:55 AM
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Thank you for your service all you brave men!
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Old 08-31-2017, 11:27 AM
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Let's guess about age 20 to start in the service, plus 21 years, then add 38 years.
You are officially a....

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Old 08-31-2017, 12:23 PM
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Shaking hands with Burt Lancaster and retiring at a young age!

but the photo shows a bunch of people that look like they're ready to beat you up as soon as you walk away from Burt.

I'm just joking.

Congratulations And thank you for your service.

Do you have a number one best sea story to share with us?
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Old 08-31-2017, 12:29 PM
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You showed Tojo a thing or two.

Thank you for your service.
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America shouldn’t listen to children about anything. The last time America listened to kids was the 1960s, and look how the 1970s turned out.
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