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Re: USS Fitzgerald collision

Unread postby vtsnowedin » Tue 05 Dec 2017, 18:44:35

I can not get past that these sailors lost their lives while no enemy was attacking their ship and their lives were lost due to a failure of command and control.
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Re: USS Fitzgerald collision

Unread postby Newfie » Tue 05 Dec 2017, 19:11:09

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Re: USS Fitzgerald collision

Unread postby vtsnowedin » Tue 05 Dec 2017, 19:29:47

Newfie wrote:Here is one mans opinion

https://inhomelandsecurity.com/reason-n ... t-vessels/

They just were asleep at the wheel.

That is pretty much the bottom line. Hard to explain that to their wives and children.
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