Tag Archives: World War II

PACIFIC EXPORER – The First Trip – South America

Charles R. (Bob) Hitz          Bobs Posting 12                          Oct. 4, 2013 When Pearl Harbor was attacked by the Japanese on Dec. 7, 1941 the world was changed instantly and the U.S. was in World War II.  Projects were put on hold … Continue reading

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Dayton L. Alverson – My Mentor

Charles R. Hitz                                          May 23, 2013 I attended the memorial service for Dr. Dayton L. Alverson’s life at the John Knox Presbyterian church in Normandy Park on Saturday Jan. 26, 2013.  There were two tables set up with all the … Continue reading

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