Sea Stories

Work in progress – inputs appreciated.

Being somewhat unverified memories of things that may or may not have happened.

Trying to keep these of general interest, uplifting, non-derogatory, and not covered by the statute of limitations. The FB group is a better location for liberty related sea stories, but even there this set of rules would be a reasonable guideline.


First Department Head Meeting

Admiral Burke onboard for Trial A – by VADM (ret) John G. Morgan

Commissioning to First Deployment

General Powell no-notice visit

Refueling – by John Ingram

Shaft Idle

Low Fuel

HMS Lancaster – by John Ingram, with additions

Generator Fuel Nozles

Ashleaf 712