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USS RICHARD B. RUSSELL (SSN 687) departs Mare Island Naval Shipyard
  • Date: 04JUL22
  • From: Brad Williamson, Lead Administrator
  • RE: Current activity on the coldwarboats.org website.
  • •Eleven fully functional sites, including the USS WILLIAM H. BATES (SSN 680). (Located by menu items shaded light orange):
    • USS GRENADIER (SS 525)
    • USS NAUTILUS (SSN 571)
    • USS THEODORE ROOSEVELT (SSBN 600)
    • USS LAFAYETTE (SSBN 616)
    • USS STURGEON (SSN 637)
    • USS ASPRO (SSN 648)
    • USS FLYING FISH (SSN 673)
    • USS RICHARD B. RUSSELL (SSN 687)
    • USS BIRMINGHAM (SSN 695)
    • USSVI - USS HADDO Base (Cleveland, TN)
  • Eleven sites currently under development. (Located by menu items shaded light yellow):
    • USS ATULE (SS 403)
    • USS BASS (SS 551)
    • USS HALIBUT (SSN 587)
    • USS HADDO (SSN 604)
    • USS PARGO (SSN 650)
    • USS PUFFER (SSN 652)
    • USS LEWIS AND CLARK (SSBN 644)
    • USS GEORGE C. MARSHALL (SSBN 654)
    • DSV3 TURTLE ⁃ USS BUSHNELL (AS 15)
    • SUBMARINE SCHOOL NEW LONDON CT
    • NPTU BALLSTON SPA NY
  • Features added:
    • File upload capability added for 600, 616, 673, 687 for images and documents. Found at the bottom of each of the four boat menus - The Boat, The Men, The Logroom, The Reunions.
    • Historical timelines for 600, 616, 673, and 687 under The Logroom >> History.
  • Shipmates Added:
    • None
  • Deck Logs Added:
    • None
  • Personnel Reports Added:
    • None
  • Staff Added:
    • Doug Haynes - Site Lead USS FLYING FISH (SSN 673)
    • Gene Straw - Site Lead USS LEWIS AND CLARK (SSBN 644)
    • Gary Wing - Site Lead USS RICHARD B. RUSSELL (SSN 687)
    • Michael Schulte - Site Lead USS RICHARD B. RUSSELL (SSN 687)
    • Michael Kimball - Legal Counsel
  • Staff Needed:
    • USS NAUTILUS (SSN 571) - Site Lead
    • USS THEODORE ROOSEVELT (SSBN 600) - Site Lead
    • USS LAFAYETTE (SSBN 616) - Site Lead
    • Plus every other boat not mentioned!
  • Next near-term action items:
    • Incorporation of the Cold War Boats Association
    • Add file upload capacity for USSVI - USS HADDO Base
    • Complete tools for receiving financial donations & subscriptions
    • Complete basic site menus for TENCH class smoke boats.
  • On-going action items:
    • Continue data-entry on shipmates from 571, 525, 600, 616.
    • Acquire personnel reports for boats commissioned after 1963 from the National Archives.
  • Contact Brad Williamson, Lead Administrator, or active Site Leads if you have questions, would like to volunteer, or wish to support us financially, at any level.
  • End of Message
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Doug Charette
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The city list for Missouri is wrong, as such I cannot register.
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Brad Williamson
Doug, give me some specifics - the city/state/zipcode list is a commercially maintained product, so I need to get back to the vendor with details.

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