The Good Old Days
Over the weekend, a Russian destroyer made a run at the USS Chancellorsville, nearly causing a collision between the two ships. This has much of the world in a tizzy, but the reality is that once upon a time this was a fairly common occurrence. If not common, at least not something about which governments and news agencies got their knickers in a wad over.
But the whole thing, along with the return of the Peace Protestors to the gates of Bangor, has Dave reminisces about his own time during the Cold War aboard USS Michigan SSBN-727(G). It was an amazing experience in a beautiful place…
Posted on June 12, 2019, in 360 Show, American, History, Nuclear Weapons, Soviet Union, Submarines, US Navy, USS Michiagn and tagged Bangor, Cold War, Russia, SSBN, USS Chancellorsville. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.