My CO's were Clarkin, Daniels, and Bennett But the officers i served under in those days were LTJG Edmunds and LTCMDR Eddingsfieldname: Don Campodonico aka "Campemail: [email protected]: Sunday, July 22, 2001Time: PMI'm looking for one of the old Joe Strauss ball caps.ones with Fleet Fox inscribed...anyone know where to get one?
I was looking for the story about the ," Fleet Fox ", running into 2 mines ......fighting prostate cancer, and intend to keep fighting it.. The harbor was full of the protesters from Greenpeace, and we ran over that sailboat that was blocking the harbor. Sam Anderson had the BM's paint a sailboat with a slash through it on the bridgewing. Unfortunately the great picture of "Smokin Joe" doesn't load right with Netscape 6.(problem has been corrected - webmaster)name: Eric Metelitsemail: Eric [email protected]: Monday, March 25, 2002Time: PMI am looking for anyone who has any information on the where abouts of James G. Please contact me if you know anything.name: Larry Tonduemail: [email protected]: Friday, March 29, 2002Time: PMJust to let all my old shipmates know...prostate surgery was successfull, and I am now taling radiation treatments to get rid of the rest of the cancer..hope all are well, and that you have a swell xmas and great new year. Drop me a line.name: Barbemail: [email protected] Date: Tuesday, December 11, 2001Time: PMLooking for anyone who knew Steve Parmeter. I hope everyone has a wonderful Easter holiday GOD BLESS LARRY TNDUname: Ngoc Giang, now Shelley Mc Elhenyemail: [email protected]: Wednesday, April 03, 2002Time: PMI was a 17 year old Vietnamese girl who was fleeing Vietnam in July 1980.Big Gunsname: Steve Mitchellemail: [email protected]: Sunday, April 28, 2002Time: PMI served on "Smoky Joe" from 1972-75 as an ET in OE Division. Would like to find a cruise book from the period I was aboard. It was nice in warm when we went to Alaska that year. name: Robert S White GMM2/FOX 80-82email: [email protected] Date: Friday, June 14, 2002Time: AMHello Fellow Smokin' Joe Shipmates, I just found this web site and I am so grateful; It sure brings back so many memories of my youth and my first ship and first two West Pac cruises.Caught the ship in Subic on her way home from Westpac. Wrote a novel about my experiences entitled "Steve Mc Queen Would Be Proud." Check it out at Portia Hiltonemail: [email protected]: Monday, May 06, 2002Time: PMI'm not sure why I'm posting this... Reported to the Joe in Long Beach, went to westpac as the Comdesron 3 flagship. Others of that time, feel free to contact me, I live in Reno. I remember the Vietnamese refugee boat rescue operation and the hard time we had trying to sink that baby.