They remember their ships and mates o...

They remember their ships and mates on Veterans Day

There are 2 comments on the South Bend Tribune story from Nov 10, 2006, titled They remember their ships and mates on Veterans Day. In it, South Bend Tribune reports that:

Ammunition ships never have received much of the glory. "A lot of people looked at us as floating bombs," says Mishawaka's Harold Cook, who served on both the USS Pyro AE-1 and USS Las Vegas Victory during ...

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richard holderman


#1 Jan 10, 2007
i two servered on board the u.s.s. PYRO AE241986-1999 ENJOYED THE ARTICAL ABOUT SHIPMATES
Chris M a Vegas Resident

Las Vegas, NV

#2 Feb 4, 2007
We bought a house here last year and left in the house was a life preserver from the USS Las Vegas Victory, as well as a brass ships telegraph face plate with the pointer and bell attached, and a old wooden ships wheel. It has been great to see and read the history of this ship and to learn about the HEROs who served aboard them.
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