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NSGA Skaggs Island, CA .. 1976-80
Images and narrative from Tom Shirley

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CTRC Tom Shirley and Canadian Warrant Officer Bob Doak, heading
for the "POMO" following an awards ceremony, c. November 1979.

CTRCS Jim Marmas.

Don't be fooled by the frightening snarl. Senior Chief Marmas was so
renowned, respected and well-liked that a U.S. Navy "first" might have
occurred at his retirement ceremony, when the color guard broke down
and wept. It was an all-girl color guard but, still, there you are.

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