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Ryan, James (1957-1958)*



Profile Added:    10/11/2013 16:14:15
   
Jim from 1957 in Boot Camp             From Profile Photos

   
Home Town:    Philadelphia, PA
   
Unit at Loring:    69th Bomb Squad
   
First Day at Loring:    Lots of Snow
   
Most Memorable Experience:    "Squad alerts; we had to sleep in our cloths and stay in a special barracks. When the alarm went off we raced out to our assigned B52. Fired her up and ready to attack.
I think this was most serious during Lebanon crisis, 1958. H bombs were loaded, we were ready.

I also remember the long drive from through the state of Maine.

Once we had a Moose run onto the flight line."
   
Last Day at Loring:    Lots Of Snow
   
What did you do after Loring?    Raise a wonderful family. Ran a small business for the last 45 years. Plumbing  contractor
   
If you agree, people can contact you at (email):    sailcara1@yahoo.com
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