When I checked into ST-2, I asked about you and I believe you had retired or moved to TX to work in the medical field. it is the 2nd listed photo in dennis sprenkle ST-2 photo album.
i am assuming that it is a photo of 4 navy seals in a kitchen. mike and his younger brother dick lived just around the corner from me, growing up in jackson, michigan. the brothers, even as boys, represented what you would call..
then and in the DV locker ST-1, At the time I was running the show... Hoo Yah, Deep Diving" DEEP DIVING DIECKS From: Bob Diecks To: Tom Frank Sent: Sunday, January 25, 2015 Subject: Photograph Frank; Hope all came thru and right side up..
email: 21Jun2015 RIO, I can not recall the events these photos depict. Robert "Pete" LT Peterson Chuck Jesse and Doc Riojas Fred Keener SEAL K-9 Interpreter too Minh, VN interpreter Roberts and Claude Willits You were my NAUI instructor (#3390) in San Diego in 1976.
Bob Diecks via Doc; Received your msg & links,, Tks,, Good J-O-B,, How did you hook up with the Poway FRA ??
I sent them some info because they have been sending me their news letter each month,,, And I don't know how that got started...
So about Armorel, Which is the Celtic meaning of Sea Princess,, I retired on 17 Sept 76 and on 05 Jan of 77 I bought Armorel from George Rush,, BMCS NCDU/UDT-12,, George & Jan Rush (Mother Frog) were members of the CYC,, George & Jan had just returned from a five year cruise down to The Cannal Zone,, Thru Mexico and return I bought the boat,, Joined the CYC and moved aboard...
In the early 80's I sailed out passed Pt Loma,, turned right and went down to the Sea Of Cortez for a few years of Diving and fishing,,, 05 April I departed The Baja for Tahita and the islands of the South West Pacificd,, Cooks,, Tonga,, Fiji and on to New Zealand, arriving on 09 Dec of 85.. I spent the first two years going thru a complete rebuild of Armorel and after that sailing out to Manerva Reef and Tonga every april and returning to N. in December to avoid cyclones in the Islands,, But thats another sea story,, I'd like to write a book "Trails Thru The South Pacific" One year in The Kingdom Of Tonga I met up with Jerry Fletcher,,, The USS John R.