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USS Constitution sails today - 8/20/2012 6:19:55 PM   
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200 years after her victory over HMS Guerriere.

http://news.yahoo.com/navys-oldest-commissioned-warship-sail-again-195935576.html

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RE: USS Constitution sails today - 8/20/2012 7:48:18 PM   
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A thing of beauty.

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RE: USS Constitution sails today - 8/20/2012 9:17:32 PM   
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What I wouldn't give to be on her decks when she unfurls those sails.....

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RE: USS Constitution sails today - 8/20/2012 9:24:29 PM   
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I was on her last year when she was still a mess of reconstruction... great to see her all put back together again! Hal

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RE: USS Constitution sails today - 8/21/2012 12:00:35 AM   
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beautiful ship

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RE: USS Constitution sails today - 8/21/2012 12:23:11 AM   
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OK. Does anyone have ship art for the USS Constitution? Clearly she is missing from AE. Shouldn't she be stationed at the East Coast base?

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RE: USS Constitution sails today - 8/21/2012 1:14:16 AM   
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Shouldn't she be stationed at the East Coast base?


I think the bigger question is: How many K-guns can she carry?
ASW rating of 32?



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RE: USS Constitution sails today - 8/21/2012 3:19:34 AM   
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That's the only ship I was ever assigned to. I was TADed for a weekend to coordinate a bunch of retirements.

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RE: USS Constitution sails today - 8/21/2012 3:48:24 AM   
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that'd be so cool - to be 'mustered out' w/ all due ceremony on the deck of USS C.

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RE: USS Constitution sails today - 8/21/2012 7:36:09 PM   
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Friend of mine was assigned to her in '68-69 as postal clerk. Only "sea-duty" he ever saw.

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