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Navy Days Memoirs of a Sailor in the 60s E. Jon Spear

Navy Days Memoirs of a Sailor in the 60s

E. Jon Spear

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In 1960, a disgruntled, dead-end teenage boy is turned around by the words of a newly elected president, world events and a best friend who takes a major step. Eddie, a poor kid from a loving family, can only see personal destruction going forward soMoreIn 1960, a disgruntled, dead-end teenage boy is turned around by the words of a newly elected president, world events and a best friend who takes a major step. Eddie, a poor kid from a loving family, can only see personal destruction going forward so takes his own steps to enable him to join the military. Every experience from leaving to join by himself through boot camp, sea duty aboard aircraft carriers, the Cuban Missile Crisis, and touring the Mediterranean serve to strengthen his character and view of life. His Navy tour details the deadly consequence of mistakes aboard carriers and air operations at sea as well as entertaining tales of Navy life on ship and shore. It is sure to entertain prospective military recruits as well as those serving or who have served in the Military, especially the US Navy. Mediterranean