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Harkins, Tom (1962-1966)


Name, Year:    Harkins, Tom (1962-1966)
Profile Added:    7/13/2013 22:26:45
    
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Home Town:    Phila
    
Unit at Loring:    27 fis
    
First Day at Loring:    Drove up from phila . Hit snowstorm nov 62
    
Most Memorable Experience:    Worked in Ma1 mockup on power systems friend got me into officers club as bar back. Within a month I was a.bartender great fun . My commander came in often he was a real ladies man. He left and col. Black Bart Barton took his place. It's true he ate martini glasses.met a smart mcatamey from phila he took me under his wing. We hunted and fished together.
    
Last Day at Loring:    Got out mar 1966 packed up wife and 2 kids headed to phila
    
What did you do after Loring?    Was glad to get out of cold weather.within 5 days got a job at general electric. Worked on the minuteman program went to college at note and ended up as a design engineer. Left after21 years. Currently self employed and going strong at 73. Loring was one of the highlights of my life. I would like to hear from anyone who was there at that time.
    
If you agree, people can contact you at (email):    Blacktopsealcoatinginc@gmail.com
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