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Old 17th June 2010, 21:40
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Originally Posted by DenisM View Post
Memories!
I sailed with Zapata '79 to '83, Mate on Regal and Royal Service, and sailed as Mate on run job from St. John's Newfoundland to Tunisia on one of the US flagged Liberty class. I remember Curtis Miller well, when he was sailing out of St. John's, in the early eighties there wete at least four f this class working offshore Newfoundland
Hi DenisM, I was also with Zapata 1975/79 as AB/2ND Mate my 1st V/L was the Valiant Service/Titan & Milano, I was no the Valiant when she catch fire in the Baycay & abandoned ship homeward bound from Barcelona. I see that you where on both Regal/Royal Service, I was C/O on the Ocean Service 91 in Onne Port 91 she was an maintainers V/L then, unfortunately I did forget to take my camera with me hench I did not get any photos of the ship,I do remember the Regal & Royal both in Gt Yarmouth in the 70's as pipe-Carrier's,& I am wondering if u can help me with photos of the V/L. Thank you
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