Portsmouth Atlantic Veterans

 Military Veterans of the Four Atlantic Portsmouths.

This page is dedicated to the people who served in the military from the Four Portsmouths of the Atlantic.

Please send pictures and recollections of your days in the service.

All veteran's inputs are welcome.

For 2014, we will be focusing on our Vietnam Era Veterans to be honored at the U.S. Veteran's Day in November.  You can either send blog posts to this site or email photos and recollections to Esmond (Doug) Smith  (esmith@portsmouthatlantic.org )

 

PORTSMOUTH, RI, VETERANS

Steve Schreiner, US Army, Vietnam 67-68

Steve Schreiner, USA, Vietnam 67-68

Steve Schreiner, USA, Vietnam 67-68

 

Steve Screiner, US Army 67-68

Steve Screiner, US Army 67-68

 

CAPT Doug Smith, USN (Ret)

LTJG Doug Smith gets ready to board and search a VN junk.

Getting ready to board and search a VN junk, 1966

Ltjg Doug Smith onboard USS Persistent (MS)-491)

LTJG Doug Smith on Board USS Persistent (MSO-491), 1967

VN Junks

Neil Carbery, USN (Vietnam Era)

Neil Carbery Airborne Comm Supervisor Neil Carbery VQ4 Neil Carbery Navy Picture

Robert Vickers, USN (Vietnam Era)

LCDR Bob Vickers, MACV Staff, 1970-1971  LCDR Bob Vickers, MACV staff, 1970-1971

 In Memory of CDR Virgil Melvin, USN (Vietnam Era)

CDR Virgil Melvin, USN MACV Headquarters, 1969-70

CDR Virgil Melvin, USN, MACV Headquarters, 1969-70

John Flanders, USN (Vietnam Era)

John Flanders for Atlantic Veterans

CAPT Rich Talipsky, USN (Ret) (Vietnam Era) (Service Sept 1966 to Sept 1996)

CAPT Rich Talipsky, USN (Ret) (Then LTJG) Receives commendation from CAPT Robert Chewning for service during USS Sargo (SSN583) Western Pacific deployment. (Circa 1972)

CAPT Rich Talipsky, USN (Ret) (Then LTJG) Receives commendation from CAPT Robert Chewning for service during USS Sargo (SSN583) Western Pacific deployment. (Circa 1972)

Dolphins play in the bow wake of USS Sargo (SSN583) somewhere in the western pacific (Circa 1972)

Dolphins play in the bow wake of USS Sargo (SSN583) somewhere in the western pacific (Circa 1972)

Torpedo Loading in RR Puerton Rico (Rich Talipsky, Executive Officer) USS Portsmouth (SSN707) (Circa 1982)

Torpedo Loading in Rosie Roads Puerto Rico (Rich Talipsky, Executive Officer) USS Portsmouth (SSN707) (Circa 1982)

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The 'S' Girls (L to R) USS Swordfish (SSN579) , USS Sargo (SSN583) Rich Talipsky on bridge, and USS Sea Dragon (SSN584) steam off Pearl Harbor, HI (Circa 1974)

The 'S' Girls (L to R) USS Swordfish (SSN579) , USS Sargo (SSN583) Rich Talipsky on bridge, and USS Sea Dragon (SSN584) steam off Pearl Harbor, HI (Circa 1974)

USS Sargo (SSN583) (Rich Talipsky aboard) in Pusan, Korea harbor (May 1972)

USS Sargo (SSN583) (Rich Talipsky aboard) in Pusan, Korea harbor (May 1972)

 

CAPT Rich Talipsky, USN (Ret) (then a LTJG) in wardroom of USS Sargo (SSN583) (Circa 1972)

CAPT Rich Talipsky, USN (Ret) (then a LTJG) in wardroom of USS Sargo (SSN583) (Circa 1972)

 

 

Gary Gump, IC2 (SS), USN, 1959-63

GLG on USS Nautilus SSN571 (1962)

USS Nautilus (SSN571) at sea (inset – Gary Gump on Bridge)

 

GLG on the Nautilus Sail bridge NL Subbase pier - 1962

Gary Gump on the Nautilus Sail Bridge Subbase New London pier – 1962

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

GMMC Paul Evan, USN Ret. (27 Yrs) (Deceased 1984)(Vietman Veteran)

Served on USS Samuel B. Roberts offshore Vietnam 1966

Portsmouth, RI Resident 1962 – 1984

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GMMC Paul Evan, USN (Ret)

 

USS Samuel B. Roberts - offshore Vietnam

USS Samuel B. Roberts – offshore Vietnam