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M.K. turner of Book Reviews.com has reviewed my new book, 'Fighting Bob' (AuthorHouse):"How many times have you heard someone say, "If I'd only asked Granpa--Uncle Joe, mother--about that. Now I…Continue
Started Dec 6, 2011
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© 2010 Bob Stockton. Excerpted from 'Listening To Ghosts' (Xlibris Press) by Bob Stockton. All rights reserved.
It was the winter of 1959 and our destroyer was docked at Pearl Harbor while shipyard workers and a few civilian contractors loaded some sophisticated electronic equipment and antennae aboard that was to be set up in a…
Posted on December 26, 2011 at 10:26am
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Monday was Francis Albert Sinatra's birthday, a day that in my opinion should be declared a national holiday. I thought that it would be a nice tribute if I did a bit of YouTube research and posted my three favorite Sinatra songs to my Facebook page. I had posted the first two and while I was copying number three I began to think about... Cora.
It was the summer of 1967. The Carrier Task Group to which I…
Posted on December 13, 2011 at 6:00pm
The Incredible Tale of Chief Harold Brooks Who Survived the Wasp-Hobson Tragedy
©2010 Bob Stockton. Excerpted from 'Listening To Ghosts', (Xlibris Press). Unauthorized Reproduction Is Prohibited
In between my primary duties as Recruit Company Commander I was assigned a “hold job” to work with other Company Commanders in a human relations project that the Navy had begun. This afforded me a bit more free time than my main duty as Company Commander which often meant long…
Posted on December 7, 2011 at 12:09pm