USS Cadmus (AR-14)


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Entry: 92551
Subject: SERVED ON USS CADMUS, A.R.-14. 1948-52

John F. Gellenthin wrote on January 14, 2016


City and State: SMITHFIELD NC

Unit: 6TH DIVISION

Service or Relationship: Navy Veteran

Comments: Looking for the guys that meant so much to me

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Entry: 86977
Subject: COMMISSIONING CREW

Larry Keen wrote on August 11, 2013


City and State: YAKIMA WA

Unit: NA

Service or Relationship: Family Member

Comments: Found some cool stuff. My Dad was on the commissioning crew and he saved the
invitation to the dinner and the dinner menu for 23 April 1946 at 2 pm in Tampa Fl.
He also has a large photo of the SK gang or crew, not sure.

Keywords: About Donald Keen SK3



Entry: 86159
Subject: COMMAND CAREER COUNSELOR

Richard Barber wrote on May 9, 2013


City and State: WOODBRIDGE VA

Unit: X DIVISION

Service or Relationship: Navy Veteran

Comments: Served as Command Career Counselor 1968-70, when appointed to WO.
Looking for CADMUS Ship's Badge to replace one on my stolen
flight jacket. Also if anyone has a SERVRON 2 Command Patch.
Will pay all costs. Retired March 1979.

Keywords: Recall CDR Estes, XO and Captain Smith. CO



Entry: 78831
Subject: STORIES ABOUT ALFRED TWITCHELL

Michele Smith wrote on May 5, 2011


City and State: ISSAQUAH WA

Unit:

Service or Relationship: Family Member

Comments: AlFred L Twitchell... was a captain's orderly USS Cadmas (1950 - 1953?)...
any stories, contacts, etc...

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Entry: 77870
Subject: PIPEFITER

Roy Ambers wrote on February 15, 2011

Email Update Needed



City and State: GRAND JUNCTION CO

Unit: PIPE REPAIR

Service or Relationship: Family Member

Comments:

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Entry: 77071
Subject: USS CADMUS 69-70 ER DIVISION

Patrick Muir SR. wrote on December 8, 2010


City and State: RISING SUN MD

Unit:

Service or Relationship: Navy Veteran

Comments:

Keywords: 69-70 USS Cadmus AR-14
71-72 USS John F. Kennedy CVA-67



Entry: 72487
Subject: SERVED ON CADMUS APR.69 - JAN71

George Fitzhenry wrote on November 23, 2009


City and State:

Unit:

Service or Relationship: Navy Veteran

Comments: Won gold cup award when mess cooking. Went from messdecks to storekeeping. Two SK1's were Art Hilson and Bob Brown. Remember the trip to Getmo. Had many good times and a good group of shipmates. Whatever happened to Tony Waters?

Keywords: Was called Fitz.



Entry: 70537
Subject: PRINTED SHIPS NEWSPAPER 62-64

Michael Zraick wrote on June 12, 2009


City and State: NORFOLK VA

Unit:

Service or Relationship: Navy Veteran

Comments: fond memories of Ripatrizone.

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Entry: 70536
Subject: PRINTED SHIPS NEWSPAPER 62-64

Michael Zraick wrote on June 12, 2009


City and State: NORFOLK VA

Unit:

Service or Relationship: Navy Veteran

Comments: fond memories of ripatrizone.

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Entry: 69883
Subject: SERVED 65-67 R2 DIVISION

Richard Nay wrote on April 16, 2009


City and State:

Unit:

Service or Relationship: Other

Comments: Would love to hear from any shipmates I served with in the diesel repair shop 65-67. Looking especially for Denny Leeds from Chicago. Great ship, great shipmates!

Keywords: R2 Division Diesel Repair shop AR14 USS Cadmus



Entry: 65034
Subject: SERVED 1952-53

Albert Jamison wrote on April 1, 2008

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City and State: SELLERSVILLE PA

Unit: ELECTRIC REPAIR DEPT

Service or Relationship: Navy Veteran

Comments: just thinking about goint to sea and had to come back to port because the ship was top heavy

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Entry: 64819
Subject: REMEMBER HER WELL..

John S. Burgess wrote on March 20, 2008


City and State: JACKSON NJ

Unit: VF 74

Service or Relationship: Navy Veteran

Comments: I was aboard the Cadmus leaving Norfolk January 1, 1958 to catch up to fleet in the Med..with about 60 guys in transit..we hit a storm a day or so out that had us all eating crackers and oranges..took us ten days and was never so happy to see FDR CVA 42 as my new home..remember the master at arms blowing cigar smoke in faces of already green troops that sent them racing to topside and railings..was a experience that I will never forget..

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Entry: 64155
Subject: SERVED FROM 1/57 - 9/60

Marshall Latulippe wrote on February 4, 2008


City and State: HOLLYWOOD FL

Unit: SHIPS CO. SIGNALMAN

Service or Relationship: Navy Veteran

Comments: MADE A FEW TRIPS TO THE MED. AND SEVERAL ISLANDS IN THE AREA,PLAYED THE LAST TWO YEARS ON THE SOFTBALL TEAM AS A CATCHER. MARRIED MY SWEETHEART FROM HOME (VERMONT) AND LIVED OFF THE BASE IN OCEAN VIEW. REALLY ENJOYED THOSE YEARS ABOARD. REMEMBER SOME OF THE BRIDGE GANG. JERRY LAWSON FROM INDIANA QM3,TOM CARR FROM NYC SM3, GERALD JONES FROM PA., SM, TOM FALSTAFF MN. SN, GEORGE BEARAS PA., SN,. WOULD LIKE TO HEAR FROM ANY ONE THAT SERVED DURING MY YEARS ABOARD.

Keywords: ENJOYED SERVING ABOARD THE MOOSE. STARTED OUT IN 1/57 ON THE DECK FORCE 1ST. DIV. WAS TRANSFERRED TO TO BRIDGE AS SIGNALMAN STRIKER. MADE SM2 BEFORE DISCHARGE FROM THE MOOSE IN 9/60.



Entry: 63245
Subject: THE ALMIGHTY DECK DIVISION 2

Jim Messina wrote on November 30, 2007


City and State: GREENSBORO NC

Unit: USS CADMUS AR 14

Service or Relationship: Navy Veteran

Comments: Only aboard a short period. Sep 60-Feb 62
Remember Gitmo, San Juan, Kingston, Newport, St Johns?
Pulling out of Portsmith VA with anew paint job and getting caught in the hurricane on the way to GITMO! Never was that sick in my life!

Keywords: USS Cadmus AR 14



Entry: 62603
Subject: USS CADMUS AR 14 02/56 - 09/59

Paul Wood wrote on October 15, 2007


City and State:

Unit:

Service or Relationship: Navy Veteran

Comments: Served in Ships Company I.C.Gang with Joe Solito from the Pittsburgh area and Don Kelley from Springfield, MA. Played on the "E" Division basketball team and softball team. Served watches in the boiler room with MM's Art Zamisch and Ed Walton. I played trumpet in a "pick up" band we had on board. While I was on board we had a Memorial Service for a sailor who got killed in an accident and I played taps on my trumpet. I have fond memories of my time on board the Cadmus.

Keywords: I.C.Gang USS Cadmus AR 14



Entry: 60235
Subject:

Roy Ambers SR. wrote on March 6, 2007

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City and State: GRAND JUNCTION CO

Unit: PIPEFITTER 1951-1954

Service or Relationship: Navy Veteran

Comments:

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Entry: 59601
Subject: MY DAD STANLEY CAMPBELL

Stacy Campbell wrote on January 15, 2007


City and State: CAMBRIDGE OH

Unit:

Service or Relationship: Family Member

Comments: My dad Stanley Earl Campbell MR-3 R-2 division USS Cadmus. My Dad died in August of 2005 and I have pictures of him on ship and pictures of the ship that I would like to share. Also I would like to know if anyone remembers him or served with him.

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Entry: 58139
Subject: LOOKING FOR SHIPMATES 9/58 TO 9/61

Jesse Dix wrote on July 18, 2006


City and State: TROY AL

Unit: ENG DEPT - X DIV

Service or Relationship: Navy Veteran

Comments: Was assigned to the Engineering Dept. Was Logroom YN, worked for BTC Payne and DCC Roberts. The last nine months aboard CADMUS I worked for YNCM George Lackey and YN1 Woods. Was transferred to Service Force Sixth Fleet Staff in the MED in Sept 61.

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Entry: 57967
Subject: LOOKING FOR OLD SHIPMATES 65 TO 67

Glenwood West wrote on July 5, 2006

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City and State: CORSICANA TX

Unit: USS CADMUS AR14

Service or Relationship: Navy Veteran

Comments:

Keywords: funny but I got papers that the Cadmus was sold to Tiwan in 1970 but yet I see where guys been on her in 1971????????????????????????? HELP



Entry: 57170
Subject:

David Helton wrote on May 15, 2006


City and State: SENATOBIA MS

Unit: R3 DIV

Service or Relationship: Navy Veteran

Comments: Was on the Cadmus AR14 1957 To 1960.My brother PG DC3was in the carpenter shop.I was transfered from the USS Princeton CVS-37 on a request.I was out of the Navy for a short time and went back in and was assigned to the USS Edisto AGB-2 From 1961 to1963

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Entry: 56892
Subject: SERVED USS CADMUS AR14, JAN. 1960 TO JULY 1962

Jon M. Holmes wrote on April 29, 2006


City and State: BOROREN Q

Unit: R-2 DIVISION

Service or Relationship: Navy Veteran

Comments: Served as Machinery Repairman in heavy machine shop. Like to make contact with any shipmates.
Have lived in Queensland, Australia since 1966.

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Entry: 56193
Subject: GARY AMBURGEY 57-60

Gary Amburgey wrote on March 12, 2006

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City and State: ASHLAND KY

Unit:

Service or Relationship: Navy Veteran

Comments: Where's my shipmates?---Russo,Mohan,Robles,Cook,Smyth,Sorensen, Brassard,Smith,Schaal,Dowdy,Anderson, Heath,Southerland,Parker,Hall,Hill, West,Foley,Pullen,and many more.

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Entry: 55490
Subject: USS CADMUS AR-14

Carl Herget JR. wrote on January 30, 2006

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City and State: BALTIMORE MD

Unit: RADIO 5TH DIVISION

Service or Relationship: Navy Veteran

Comments: Onboard Cadmus from May, 1952 to June, 1955. Don't remember names of Radiomen during that time, can anyone help? Went to Class "A" radioman school at Bainbridge in 1953, came out as RMSN. Made RM3 in early 1954. Transfered to Boston Reserve Fleet, June 1955,helped put into commission for the Korean Navy the USS Muir DE-770 and USS Sutton DE771. They were towed to Boston from Mothball fleet in Florida. Made RM2 in Nov.1955, discharged Jan 1956.

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Entry: 55122
Subject: USS CADMUS AR14 1957 TO 58 BT3

William Lambert SR. wrote on January 11, 2006

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City and State: ALAMOGORDO NM

Unit:

Service or Relationship: Navy Veteran

Comments: I have many good memorise, and bad ones. But mostly the good ones come to mind. Thoose were my College Years and what I learned I used all my life. It made who I am today. Any shipmates out there I welcome to hear from them.

Keywords: U.S.S Cadmus AR14 from 1957 to 1960, Boiler Shop, R2 Div.



Entry: 54281
Subject: USS CADMUS (AR 14)

Dennis Govig wrote on November 25, 2005

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City and State: ROCKFORD IL

Unit: SHIPS SERVICE (OFFICERS BARBER)

Service or Relationship: Navy Veteran

Comments: I was aboard the Cadmus from Jan. 65 to Mar. 67. I was the Officers Barber (Ships Service).

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Entry: 53486
Subject: WERE IS THE USS CADMUS AR 14 NOW I SERVED FROM 1963 1964

Robert Mcelwee JR. wrote on October 8, 2005

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City and State: ARDMORE PA

Unit: ELECT.SHOP REWIND DIV.

Service or Relationship: Navy Veteran

Comments:

Keywords: mack



Entry: 51532
Subject: LOOKING FOR MAC. MCDERMOTT SH1 1965

Robert (Andy) Devine wrote on June 15, 2005


City and State: DEXTER MI

Unit: S3 DIVISION

Service or Relationship: Navy Veteran

Comments: I was a ships service man on the moose from 1965- 1966. looking for old shipmates from then.

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Entry: 50257
Subject: CADMUS 1958 -1960

Michael Russo wrote on April 18, 2005


City and State: EAST STROUDSBURG PA

Unit: USS CADMUS

Service or Relationship: -

Comments: I was the pointer when we won the E On mount 52
served in the Deck force 2nd div
1958-1960 had lots of fun aboard the moose

Keywords: USS Cadmus



Entry: 49154
Subject: 1967 TO 1968

Dennis Bah wrote on February 21, 2005


City and State: HUTCHINSON MN

Unit:

Service or Relationship: Navy Veteran

Comments:

Keywords: I worked in the Laundry room



Entry: 49059
Subject: SERVED 64 - 67 IN ET CAL SHOP

Stephen Skellie wrote on February 20, 2005


City and State: COLCHESTER VT

Unit: USS CADMUS AR-14

Service or Relationship: -

Comments: Respond to message 13391 - Warren Weaver - I served aboard in the ET - Calibration shop. Would like to contact anyone from the shop during that period

Keywords: ET - Calibration shop



Entry: 48990
Subject: USS CADMUS AR 14

Warren Dietz wrote on February 17, 2005

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City and State: TAMPA FL

Unit:

Service or Relationship: -

Comments:

Keywords: WAS A DK ON BOARD THE CADMUS FROM AUG 1961 TO MAR
1963. PLAYED ON THE BASKETBALL TEAM WITH DANNY DOSS, RICHARD WINFREY, CONRAD FRANDSEN AND MORE
CDR DUDLEY , ENS FAIRLEY, BUCKY HITCHCOCK



Entry: 48268
Subject: FORMER CADMUS STRICKER

Harry Borst wrote on January 20, 2005

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City and State: PHILADELPHIA PA

Unit: MESS COOK/DECK HAND/RIGGER

Service or Relationship: -

Comments: I worked under PO2 Tally, from 700615 till 710920. I remember Purto Rico, St Thomas, and Rhodes. A few other things but that was a few years ago, things are fuzzy. I retired from the Army after 27yrs, Looking to find some old friends from the Cadum. SN Harry Borst from Philly

Keywords: USS CADMUS AR-14



Entry: 47832
Subject: TOUR OF DUTY ON THE MOOSE

Francis Schmolke wrote on December 31, 2004


City and State: BROOKLYN PARK MN

Unit: US NAVY

Service or Relationship: -

Comments: My tour of duty on the CADMUS was from 1/59 thru 10/61 Worked in the Capt's office and Chaplains office X DIV. Worked with Chief Ford Philips, Chief Lackey, Bob Brown, Tudor,Dav Gschwend, Craig, Best Liberty was in Kinston Jamaica.

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Entry: 46741
Subject: NAVY BUDDIES

John Wagner wrote on November 9, 2004

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City and State: DYER IN

Unit: US CADMUS

Service or Relationship: Navy Veteran - Korea

Comments: Looking for some of my old buddies

Keywords: Served from 1956 to 1958 in the sheet metal shop



Entry: 46739
Subject: NAVY BUDDIES

John Wagner wrote on November 9, 2004

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City and State: DYER IN

Unit: US CADMUS

Service or Relationship: Navy Veteran - Korea

Comments:

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Entry: 46238
Subject: ELECTRONICS SHOP

Barry Hymowitz wrote on October 10, 2004


City and State: BOYNTON BEACH FL

Unit: ELECTRONICS REPAIR 1968-1970

Service or Relationship: -

Comments: Remember Scheduled 3 weeks of War games but due to a Water crisis at Gitmo we were called on to do repairs to their Water plant for most of that time..We wound up spending only 3 days in WAR GAMES which was interesting and More than enough as far as crew was concerned..

Also remember scrounging up parts in Boston Naval Yard when we were there for Refitting.

Keywords: War Games Guantanamo



Entry: 44807
Subject: I KNEW BOB AUSTIN

James Rousey wrote on July 26, 2004

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City and State: SYKESVILLE MD

Unit: R1 DIV

Service or Relationship: Navy Veteran - Korea

Comments:

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Entry: 44485
Subject:

George Fitzhenry wrote on July 14, 2004


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Unit:

Service or Relationship: -

Comments: on board from Apr 69 to Jan 71. In S2M and as a SK. Would kike to hear from old shipmates

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Entry: 44484
Subject:

George Fitzhenry wrote on July 14, 2004


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Unit:

Service or Relationship: -

Comments: on board from Apr 69 to Jan 71. In S2M and as a SK. Would kike to hear from old shipmates

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Entry: 44483
Subject: SERVED ON CADMUS 1969-1971

George Fitzhenry wrote on July 14, 2004


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Unit:

Service or Relationship: -

Comments: On board from April 69 to Jan 71 would like to hear from old friends

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Entry: 44482
Subject: SERVED ON CADMUS 1969-1971

George Fitzhenry wrote on July 14, 2004


City and State:

Unit:

Service or Relationship: -

Comments: On board from April 69 to Jan 71 would like to hear from old friends

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Entry: 44480
Subject: SERVED ON CADMUS 1969-1971 IN S2 AND AS ASK WOULD LIKE TO HEAR FROM FORMER SHIPMATES

George Fitzhenry wrote on July 14, 2004


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Service or Relationship: -

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Entry: 43983
Subject: MY FATHER SERVED ON THE USS CADMUS :-)

Karen Bianco wrote on June 22, 2004


City and State: BAYVILLE NY

Unit: NOT SURE

Service or Relationship: Friend of Veteran

Comments: Thank you so much for any interesting information. I look forward to sharing this website with my Dad!!

Have a great day

Respectfully,

Karen Bianco

Keywords: My Father served on the USS Cadmus. I am interested in any information, pictures, literature, fellow Navymen, etc.
Father = Anker Johansen



Entry: 42230
Subject: SHIP ASSN HISTORIAN LOOKING FOR ITEMS FOR COLLECTION

Paul Gehris wrote on April 10, 2004

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City and State: JEANNETTE PA

Unit: USS CADMUS ASSOCIATION

Service or Relationship: Navy Veteran - Korea

Comments: Paul Gehris, Moose 49-52, Historian of USS Cadmus Association seeking photos, documents, any and all memorabilia, and general info of the ship and crew.

We need to hear from ALL our shipmates from 1946 to 1971. Looking for a buddy? We can help. He may be among our members, looking for YOU.

Interested? Check us out at www.usscadmus.com..
Or contact our Secretary,
Tom Hayes TPHAYES@aol.com for details.

Tell 'em Ken Duit sent you.

Keywords: ALL CADMUS SHIPMATES 1946-71



Entry: 41746
Subject: USS CADMUS(AR14) 1958-1960

William (Mac) McIntyre wrote on March 15, 2004

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City and State: FENTON MO

Unit: ELECTRICIAN DIVISION

Service or Relationship: -

Comments: Worked in battery repair on the fantail from Dec.,1968 to Dec.,1960. Remember Jose' Vargas, Chicago,(also served on USS Alcor with me) and Updike, Randolph, Mass. and Jack Schultz,
Evansville, IN, and Glen Champagne, New Iberia, LA. Please contact me if you know anyone from this era.

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Entry: 41486
Subject: PLS CONTACT ME IF YOU SERVED WITH ME ON THE CADMUS

Decie F. Posadas wrote on March 3, 2004

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City and State: LA MESA CA

Unit: NAVY

Service or Relationship: Navy Veteran - Korea

Comments: Pls, i am looking for anyone that i served with between 1945 and 1953. I served on the Cadmus late 1940's.

Thanks.

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Entry: 41485
Subject: PLS CONTACT ME IF YOU SERVED WITH ME ON THE CADMUS

Decie F. Posadas wrote on March 3, 2004

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City and State: LA MESA CA

Unit: NAVY

Service or Relationship: Navy Veteran - Korea

Comments: Pls, i am looking for anyone that i served with between 1945 and 1953. I served on the Cadmus late 1940's.

Thanks.

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Entry: 41163
Subject: USS CADMUS 1961-1961

Richard Shanower wrote on February 22, 2004


City and State: BURTON OH

Unit: FIREMAN

Service or Relationship: Family Member

Comments: I went abord the ship untill my electrician mate school started, I was put in the IC shop, the IC Chief had my school change to IC witch was the best thing that that could have happend. I wish I know what his name was. So I could thank him.

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Entry: 40272
Subject: 1ST LT OFFICE YN3

Robert Wanner wrote on January 25, 2004

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City and State:

Unit:

Service or Relationship: Navy Veteran - Korea

Comments: Server aboard the Cadmus from Jan 1953 - Nov 1955

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Entry: 39952
Subject: I WAS THERE 1951-1953

Roy Ambers wrote on January 13, 2004

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City and State: GRAND JUNCTION CO

Unit: USS CADMAS AR-14

Service or Relationship: -

Comments: CADMAS AR-14

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