Cold War Sailor (1957-1963)

By Tom Sonnleitner (SK2) USS Mattabesset (AOG52)  Our missions focused on tailing the Russians and making sure we didn't start WW3. Many incidents, often daily, could to war, but cool…

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Betrayal of Peace

By Ron Griffin Nixon visiting the troops in Vietnam The year 2015 has a unique relationship with the Vietnam War. It is both the 50th anniversary of the official start of…

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