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Some Nautical Tales

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Some Nautical Tales covers the adventures and experiences of Captain Wilbur H. Vantine, as he worked his way up from Ordinary Seaman and sailed as Ship master on tramp freighters in the United States Merchant Marine.

Topics to be covered:

  • WWII served two ships in the war zones of the Southwest Pacific
  • First command at age 26, 1951
  • Liberty ship, in ballast, during a winter time storm crossing the North Atlantic
  • Sailing before during and after the Korean war
  • The attack in Yugoslavia

Join us at the campfire while Captain Vantine shares his Memoir's of years of seafaring experiences.