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PostPosted: Fri Feb 02, 2007 4:42 am    Post subject: The USS New York Reply with quote

Due to be commissioned in 2008, The USS New York's stem bar (part of the bow) was cast from steel salvaged from the World Trade Center.



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...wi’ 'er stem bar cast
o' blooded steel
took it were
from a killin' field
th' tow’rs fell
but they ain't dead yet
her motto be "never forget”
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PostPosted: Fri Feb 02, 2007 8:10 am    Post subject: Re: The USS New York Reply with quote

May she go forth and provide a force to be reconned with. Beautiful ship.
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PostPosted: Fri Feb 02, 2007 3:49 pm    Post subject: Re: The USS New York Reply with quote

Flag I hope the ship and her crew have a safe career Flag
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PostPosted: Fri Feb 02, 2007 11:32 pm    Post subject: Re: The USS New York Reply with quote

A magnificent ship. God Bless her and keep safe all who sail on her.

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PostPosted: Sat Feb 03, 2007 5:28 am    Post subject: Re: The USS New York Reply with quote

Her motto really is "never forget", so I borrowed it for the poem.

Just look at the 'pitchers' Bushy... should be used to that... hey! no staple even! Very Happy
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PostPosted: Sat Feb 03, 2007 8:17 am    Post subject: Re: The USS New York Reply with quote

Aah...The modern ships tend to look ugly to me. Not (and Vince will agree) enough guns bristling from her. Ya got to remember. I retired off a wooden ship. Here it comes now... ROFL I can see it...Clear as day..."He is old. ROFL Wooden ships had sails didn't they?" Well my wooden ship had Packard diesels on her and she was 172 feet long. She was an ocean mine sweeper...The USS Pledge (MSO-492)...

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PostPosted: Sat Feb 03, 2007 8:30 am    Post subject: Re: The USS New York Reply with quote

Bushmaster,

Neat a Mine sweeper ship. Guess they had to make it out of wood so mines dont want to get attached to it. Smile

You know they sold your ship to Taiwan for just over 21,000$ in 1994. Shocked

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PostPosted: Sat Feb 03, 2007 8:53 am    Post subject: Re: The USS New York Reply with quote

Ya looked her up did ya...She's made of wood because there are three types of mines she had to deal with. The most dangerous for her were "contact" mines. Hence her shallow draft and near surface sonar. "Acoustic" mines. She never sounded like a war ship. And "magnetic" mines. Hence the wood hull.

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PostPosted: Sat Feb 03, 2007 10:24 am    Post subject: Re: The USS New York Reply with quote

Hey Bushmaster;

I went and took a little tour of the Pledge too. The site has 32 pics of her, some of her crew, some unit patches and some fine comments on the Pledge and crew as well.

I enjoyed this little glimpse of her past... and yours. Howdy
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PostPosted: Sat Feb 03, 2007 11:42 am    Post subject: Re: The USS New York Reply with quote

Yep so did I....... some very interesting stuff there Bushy......! Thanks Smile

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PostPosted: Sat Feb 03, 2007 2:45 pm    Post subject: Re: The USS New York Reply with quote

Yup just had to look it up, Bushmaster. Smile

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PostPosted: Sun Feb 04, 2007 6:24 am    Post subject: Re: The USS New York Reply with quote

A damn fine looking vessel Bushy. Didn't see your moniker on the Crew List though.

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PostPosted: Sun Feb 04, 2007 6:43 am    Post subject: Re: The USS New York Reply with quote

HHMM Bushy they gittin personal here ..
My first ship is in the Greek Navy
Second is in Philly mothball fleet
Third just got sunk off NC coast ( my avatar )

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PostPosted: Sun Feb 04, 2007 8:33 am    Post subject: Re: The USS New York Reply with quote

Yeah GroovyJack...They tend to get a might personal on ocasion. I would have list 10 ships, tugs and tenders for my 22 years. I have no idea where they are all at at this moment.

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PostPosted: Sun Feb 04, 2007 8:37 am    Post subject: Re: The USS New York Reply with quote

Tenders are bigger ships like this one right ??



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