SSN698: Viva Las Vegas 2018 Reunion

USS Bremerton Reunion II It’s time to start thinking ahead, a year ahead to the  VIVA LAS VEGAS 2018 REUNION! We’ve got an exciting 5 day 4 night itinerary set Continue Reading →

Sea Story “You owe me one”

Editor’s Note: I’d like to introduce John Brunkalla, he is a USS Bremerton Plankowner who served in M-Divison from 1981-1983. We’re grateful to be able to share in one of John’s Continue Reading →

Save the Bremerton – Part II

SSN 698: History in the Making There has been a lot of change since the last time I wrote about saving the USS Bremerton SSN 698 over two years ago (July 2014). Continue Reading →

DejaVu? U.S. Events 1975-1989

SNAPSHOT OF THE ERA (from my humble point of view) Writer’s Note: Like many of us, some of my focus is being drawn to international and domestic issues, so I’m changing tack Continue Reading →

SAVE THE BREMERTON

This submarine saga is taking on a life of its own. Blogger’s Note: I can’t believe how fast my last article is catching up with my leading blogposts which were Continue Reading →

Reflecting on Silent Service

How our micro-world in submarine sonar helped contribute to the end of the Cold War Writer’s Note: Blogging is about life, gratitude for things irreplaceable like valued relationships, and, quite frankly, Continue Reading →

Team, Gratitude and a Swift Kick

Writer’s Note: I had a thought about when I started blogging wondering and stressing about if I had enough in me to keep blogging at 5-7 days per week. The Continue Reading →

Commitment in Navy Diver training

Writer’s Note: This story just goes to show you how I’m coming out of my comfort zone putting my stories on social media. It’s not something that I’ve had a Continue Reading →

How to get the glory

Originally titled “Doing the work -Filling the Shoes” (got to be able to spend more time with titles!). 5:35 Writer’s Note: I am going to be experiencing unknown limitations on Continue Reading →