TITLE

The Promise of a Port Call

AUTHOR(S)
Charlie Hymen, Ensign
PUB. DATE
July 2009
SOURCE
U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Jul2009, Vol. 135 Issue 7, p60
SOURCE TYPE
Conference Proceeding
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience during his first port call in the Navy.
ACCESSION #
43250639

 

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