GMGC Thomas "TJ" DePalma passed away from cancer 28 March 2013.
Received an email from FTCM Glenn Barbee saying GMMC Jack Davis passed away of complications from liver cancer.
Got an email from Mike Judd saying Don Buell (TACAN Don) passed away in Port Angeles WA.
Got word that DSC Ed Dubey passed away at age 66 in Hawaii. He'd retired about a year ago and was getting ready to retire to Philippines in a house he just had built.
Received an email from FTCM Glenn Barbee saying LTjg Chuck Levasseur, the commisioning AOIC of MOTU Seven, passed away in February.
Received an email from ETCS Hugh Scriven now
living in San Diego. It's posted on
the Email Comments Page.
Received an email and a MOTU Seven group
photo from LTjg Bob Beyer, a member of the
Drone Anti Submarine Helicopter (DASH)
support team which worked out of MOTU Seven
1963 to 1967. I've updated the Roster,
Email and Photo Pages.
Tyler Whitehouse, son of YN3 Ted Whitehouse signed in the Guest Book saying his dad passed away about 10 years ago.
Received a couple pictures from Lou Brown
which have been added to the Pictures Page.
Received an Email from former OIC Retired
Commander Mike Judd which I posted on the
Email Comments page.
Received an email from FTCM John Welch's son
John which is posted on the Email Comments
Page. John passed away on 11 January
Got emails from Jack Bailey's Son and
Daughter which I posted on the Email
ETC Eisenhart sent me a picture of him and
Ray Loob working on a SITE Television at
MOTU Three in the early 1960's.
Got word that Ray Loob is alive and well and
living in Lakeside CA.
Received word from ETCM Tom Eisenhart that
Ron Sverduk has passed away. I worked
for Ron in late 70's and early 80's when
working for AMEX in San Diego. He was
at MOTU in the early 70's I believe.
Jack Thomas and I have talked about having either a MOTU Seven
and Thirteen or a PACFLT MOTU Reunion on
board the Midway Museum in San Diego.
me with your inputs or thoughts on a reunion or for you San
Diego folks any help in setting it up.
Thanks to the following people who have
given me pictures and names for this site: FTCM Glenn
Barbee, ETCS Duane Wong, ETC Dennis Lovingood, FCCS(SW) Lyle
Takahara, ETC George Jordan, ETCM(SW/AW) Bob Green, ETC JJ
Marold, ETC Paul Bublitz, DSCS Ray Stein, ETCM Jack Thomas,
ETCM Scotty Kniess, ETC Jim Harmon, ETCM(SW) Terry Gallant, ETCS Frank Sedlacek
and Kent Warhol.
Anyone having names or pictures or good
stories you would like to see on the site please pass them
to me and I'll post them.