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by sealion195
Mon May 28, 2012 8:21 pm
Forum: Wrecks & Losses
Topic: History of the USS Sculpin SS191
Replies: 7
Views: 5347

Re: History of the USS Sculpin SS191

Today's generation has no idea what the "Greatest Generation" did and could care less. America was a different place back then. Young men to this day still sacrifice their lives in combat but no one really cares. They all are comfortable in their nice homes and just don't want to be bothered. The bo...
by sealion195
Wed Apr 11, 2012 8:04 pm
Forum: Wrecks & Losses
Topic: History of the USS Sculpin SS191
Replies: 7
Views: 5347

Re: History of the USS Sculpin SS191

I'll be sure to do that and I appreciate your help. All those men were for sure heroes in my book. Boy how this country has changed!
by sealion195
Tue Apr 10, 2012 7:00 am
Forum: Wrecks & Losses
Topic: History of the USS Sculpin SS191
Replies: 7
Views: 5347

Re: History of the USS Sculpin SS191

RSwank,

I can't thank you enough. What a great site. Strange my Dad would have noted that they sunk the merchant ship with an exclamation point and the tonnage. Maybe confusion among the crew at the time?
by sealion195
Sun Apr 08, 2012 7:56 am
Forum: Wrecks & Losses
Topic: Attaching Images
Replies: 2
Views: 1903

Re: Attaching Images

Thanks Dr.

It worked. Learn something everyday :-)

Sealion 195
by sealion195
Sun Apr 08, 2012 7:54 am
Forum: Wrecks & Losses
Topic: History of the USS Sculpin SS191
Replies: 7
Views: 5347

History of the USS Sculpin SS191

USS Sculpin's Third War Patrol My father, Henry B. Jones, F.2C, was aboard the USS Sealion (SS-195) when it was bombed on 10 December 1942 at the Island of Cavite. He later was transferred to the USS Stingray (SS-186) and then to the USS Sculpin (SS-191). He kept a war diary from the day the Sealio...
by sealion195
Sat Apr 07, 2012 7:14 pm
Forum: Wrecks & Losses
Topic: Attaching Images
Replies: 2
Views: 1903

Attaching Images

Can anyone tell me how to attach images with my post? Not having any luck.

Thanks,

Sealion
by sealion195
Sat Apr 07, 2012 9:25 am
Forum: Wrecks & Losses
Topic: Posting Information
Replies: 1
Views: 1828

Posting Information

Do you have to be a registered member to submit information you want to share. I submitted an email on the homepage and followed up with a personal email plus attachments "before registering" but never have received a response.