Saturday, November 1, 2014

WWII Submarine found

October 5, 2008 by  
Filed under Megan, Navy News, This day in history

PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii – The Navy has confirmed the wreckage of a sunken vessel found last year off the Aleutian Islands is that of the USS Grunion, which disappeared during World War II. Underwater video footage and pictures captured by an expedition hired by sons of the commanding officer, Lt. Cmdr. Mannert L. Abele, allowed [...]

Fading Memories

Property of Museum of History & Industry, Seattle  Photo source My great grandmother passed away last year at the age of 93. I can’t begin to tell you how much I miss her. My family at large recognizes a void when we gather. She had a spirit about her. No, it was more spunk. Yes, [...]

Dec 7, 1941

Today, we remember the anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor. The once young men and women who are now in the their 80s are getting fewer and fewer. Be sure to say thank you to a WWII vet whenever you see one, they are fewer and fewer these days. An excerpt from the  The [...]