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by Gilbert
Wed Jun 14, 2017 3:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Whatever happened to this Japanese sub?
Replies: 3
Views: 6187

Re: Whatever happened to this Japanese sub?

We were up there in November of 2004. Looks like the openings have been plated over by that point.

Gil
by Gilbert
Mon Jun 12, 2017 11:09 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Need a new torpedo?
Replies: 1
Views: 4299

Re: Need a new torpedo?

Is this the same one we talked about a few years ago?

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by Gilbert
Mon Jun 12, 2017 11:09 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Unforgivable
Replies: 1
Views: 4700

Re: Unforgivable

Hearing Tim's sins would send any holy man running!

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by Gilbert
Mon Jun 12, 2017 11:08 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday Al Becker!
Replies: 3
Views: 6332

Re: Happy Birthday Al Becker!

Happy Birthday Half Big Al!!!!!

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by Gilbert
Mon May 15, 2017 1:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A Torsk CO has passed away
Replies: 1
Views: 4569

Re: A Torsk CO has passed away

Darrin,

Thank you for this update. It explains why he never responded to my recent letter.

Captain Fred was a wonderful man and he will be missed.

Gil
by Gilbert
Mon Apr 24, 2017 1:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy 20 Year Anniversary TVA!
Replies: 5
Views: 8145

Re: Happy 20 Year Anniversary TVA!

Hi John,

I know you were at the first Torsk Work Weekend in May of 1998. Before that, it's a little fuzzy!

Gil
by Gilbert
Mon Apr 24, 2017 1:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Another Torsk vet has gone on Eternal Patrol
Replies: 1
Views: 4782

Re: Another Torsk vet has gone on Eternal Patrol

Thank you for the update Darrin.

We have some of his photos in our photo album.

I will update our records.

Gil
by Gilbert
Sun Apr 23, 2017 7:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy 20 Year Anniversary TVA!
Replies: 5
Views: 8145

Happy 20 Year Anniversary TVA!

Happy Torsk Day (4/23)

And Happy 20 Year Anniversary to TVA!

I started working as a volunteer on Torsk in April of 1997. What a long way we've come!

Gil
by Gilbert
Wed Mar 08, 2017 1:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Torsk in Phoenix, AZ
Replies: 3
Views: 7486

Re: Torsk in Phoenix, AZ

Late 90s, not long after her 97 drydocking

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by Gilbert
Wed Jan 04, 2017 11:08 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Clamagore News
Replies: 1
Views: 4291

Re: Clamagore News

by Gilbert
Wed Jan 04, 2017 8:59 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Joseph Grant Snow
Replies: 0
Views: 9160

Joseph Grant Snow

Today is the 72nd anniversary of Joseph Grant Snow's loss from Torsk during a training dive.

We remember his sacrifice.

http://www.usstorsk.org/joesnow2/snow01.htm

Gil
by Gilbert
Thu Dec 08, 2016 12:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: DECEMBER 7, 1941
Replies: 3
Views: 6325

Re: DECEMBER 7, 1941

Thank you for posting your memory of Dec 7 Al

I hope no one ever forgets what took place that day.

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by Gilbert
Mon Oct 24, 2016 9:12 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Museum News:
Replies: 188
Views: 183942

Re: Museum News:

Last I heard they are still planning to reef her. Nothing new beyond that but I'll do some digging.

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by Gilbert
Wed Sep 14, 2016 4:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Updated Photo Album - 1960 Med Cruise by Pete Gunn
Replies: 0
Views: 8393

Updated Photo Album - 1960 Med Cruise by Pete Gunn

I have uploaded additional photos and updated captions on the 1960 Med Cruise photo album by Pete Gunn ETR3

Click the link and enjoy!

http://www.usstorsk.org/photoalbum/60gunn/pgunn01.htm

Gil
by Gilbert
Tue Sep 13, 2016 2:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Torsk 9000th Dive
Replies: 0
Views: 8409

Torsk 9000th Dive

Couple of new photos added to the Torsk Photo Album on the website.

Torsk's 9000th dive in the Med on April 9, 1960.

The first is from All Hands Magazine, June 1960. The second is a DOD Press Release for same event.

Enjoy!!!

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