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Old 31st January 2015, 16:17
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It's All A Matter Of Luck

Folks every once in awhile there happens to be a first hand accounting of a WW II adventure that comes to light.
This is an accounting of an Ensign, as wet as the gray paint of the ATR he was assigned too.....being placed to "re-place" the Captain on very, very short notice. Hell he'd only been out of Candidate School a few days.

Well let me tell you....this gentleman had one exciting adventure...and he was just starting out.

This is the story: HERE
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Old 31st January 2015, 23:57
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good day cshortridge73.sm.today.02:17.re:its all a matter of luck.another great naval story.thank you for posting,regards ben27
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