Don't Shoot, We're Republicans!!

Don't Shoot, We're Republicans!!

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    Don't Shoot, We're Republicans!!

    Here's a story I came across I thought Vets and those who enjoy history would like. Link follows. Don't Shoot, We're Republicans - the Fate of the USS Willian D. Porter DD-579


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    Nice read. Thanks for posting it.
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    Excellent read, and a good dash of humor for the day. You really can't make this stuff up.


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    Great read. If the USN doesn't remember history, maybe they'll repeat it.
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    Great, very well written story!


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    Could become our new logo................

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    And to think that I thought I've made some bumbling manuevers in my days,,,,WHEW!!!!!!

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