Award-winning military-naval fiction writer retired Navy Chief Bob ("Nasty") Stockton (RVAH-3, RVAH-12) will be launching his ninth book, "Sea Stories" on Saturday, May 19th from 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM at the European Street Cafe', 5500 Beach Boulevard (just west of University Boulevard).
Two of the sixteen short stories have a direct link to the original Recon/Heavy Attack Wing home, NAS Sanford, Fla., "The World-Famous Jet Inn," and "Jack Morgenstern's Final Resting Place." Chief Stockton will be signing his new book at the 50th and final NAS Sanford/Reconnaissance and Heavy Attack Wing reunion June 21 - 24 at the Fleet Reserve Association home on State Road 46.
Hi Art. It's been a long time! RVAH-11 on Big John Med cruise and the "30 day" extension above the Arctic Circle. I also remember the offload crew and the little stop over for some liquid refreshment. Hope you are doing well.
AQ2 Hampton here (AKA "The Rookie") saying welcome home to the family again. Has been a long time sense thoses days long gone bye. I wish I had taken a picture of the Snuffy Smith I painted on your dark room door.