The United States Navy Radioman Association Guestbook
|Message||I joined USNRMA way back when, but lost track. How do I rejoin? Served 1958 to 1979. Ex-NBFP, NHXW, NIDU, NFUF, NAM, NPN, misc others. Retired RMCM now in Minnesota summer, Arizona winter.|
|Message||Boot Camp in Great Lakes summer of 1980 followed|
by RM A School in San Diego. Finished RM A School
early due to the self paced course that was in
place at that time.
NAVFAC GUAM 11/1980 - 03/1982 RMSN
USS DAVIDSON (FF-1045) 04/1982 - 04/1984 RM2
NTCC PEARL HARBOR 05/1984 - 08/1986 RM1
USS CONSTELLATION 09/1986 - 11/1986 RM1
NAVAL STATION SAN DIEGO 11/1986 - 05/1987 RM1
USS HOEL (DDG-13) 05/1987 - 05/1990 RM1
NAVAL RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER POINT LOMA
05/1990 - 05/1993 RM1
|Message||USN from 1958 to 1961 then USNRR into 1964. Inlisted as EFSR as E1; advanced to E2 out of basic; E3 out of RM 'A' school; E4 after year at NAVCOMSTA SD; then to E5 while at Midway Is. in 1961. Never stood a successful radio watch--taking code and doing another task, like actually reading it was beyond my capability, so I worked at jobs that normally would be assigned to an ET. Told the turkeys when they assigned me to RM school that I had flunked the clerical part of the testing at boot camp. But, no...EFSR to RM in one easy 'Navy Way' goof-up. But, what the heck. Got married to a WAVE at NAVCOMSTA and she is still with me.|
|Message||RM1, stationed in Naples numerous years. 1976-78 Navcamsmed tech contol, Comcargru two out of Naples 78-80. USS PETERSON (DD-69) 80-81 NORFOLK. 81-85 Navcamsmed Naples tech contol. USNS Saturn 86-87. Navcomsta Sigonella Sicily tech control 90-93. Prior to all that was in the USMC guess where|
Marine Barracks NAPLES 71-73. So u old guys Swiss Bar, San Fran, Lorrie Bar, Jacks House, El Morroco, HIDEAWAY Hotel Bar to name a few and yes the Flamingo Club and NAVSUPPACT Agnano EM CLUB.
I still hear Echo India's (EI's} in my sleep and its musuc to my ears. Not much going for me, still drink lots of beer and look at pretty women.
If the U.S. government and Military would keep all that claasified Traffic off the computers and used good ole day classified ckts they would'nt be all these leaks going on. AIN'T nothing can replace good ole RADIOMEN and their Equipment NOTHING.
|Message||Basic Trng. Company 082 Div5, San Diego, CA 1986|
Radioman "A" School, 1986
USS Midway 1986-1988,Yokosuka Japan
USNS Mispillion, Subic Bay, Philippines/Decom San Francisco, CA
USNS Catawba, Subic Bay, Philippines
NRTF Capas Tarlac, Philippines
COMFLEACT, Chinhae, Korea
Comdesron 13 Staff, San Diego, CA
Comphibron 5 Staff, San Diego, CA aboard the USS Essex
NCTAMS LANT, Norfolk, VA
Served 11 years and enjoyed the traveling all over the world. Primariy in the Pacific.
Completed Law Enforcement Training in the State of North Carolina and have been a deputy sheriff for the past 15 years.
|Message||Figured I'd do the duty station thing...|
Bootcamp Aug 1977 Orlando, FL
RM "A" school San Diego, CA
NAVCAMS Eastpac Wahiawa, HI 77-81
NAVCAMS Eastpac Wahiawa, HI 84-87
Defense Comms, DC 87-90
NAVCOMMSTA Thurso, Scotland 90-92
NAVSECGRU Edzell, UK
COMNAVSPECWARGRU one MCT 92-95
Instructor RM "A" school San Diego, CA 95-96
Instructor RM "A" school Great Lakes, IL 96-00
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|Message||This message is for Jack Cleavenger Jr. who was station on Okinawa........Contact me at [email protected] be great to talk with you..........it has been a long time.....|
|Message||Hopefully Rmc Jack Cleavenger who was station in Okinawa will see this and get in contact with an old retired shipmate.......if you see this jack send me an email.........|
|Message||Radioman from 1959 to Dec 1967. Stationed on Kwajalein, USS Gunston Hall LSD5, ComFairWing 14, USS Hamner DD718, USS St Paul CA73. Went to RM"B" School, and KLB47 Repair School.|
Please contact me if you remember me.
Bob (Bruno) Brunelle