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#1 Salvage Sailor

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Posted 28 March 2017 - 09:31 AM

Aloha Everyone,

Here's another catch-all topic for USN Weapons Systems, Stations, Depots, Units and everything related to Naval Ordnance

Please feel free to add your own examples of AE Ammunition Ships, and Naval Mines, Guns, Bombs, Missiles and other ordnance

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US Naval Ordnance Unit - cut edge Japanese made

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Posted 28 March 2017 - 09:35 AM

USN Hawaii Ordnance Units

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Posted 28 March 2017 - 09:36 AM

Naval Ammunition Depot Oahu Hawaii - Naval Magazine Lualualei

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Posted 28 March 2017 - 09:38 AM

Naval Torpedo Station Hawaii Detachment - the torpedo retrievers, we worked with them quite often at Port Allen, Kauai off of the Barking Sands range

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Posted 28 March 2017 - 09:39 AM

Tangier Island Target Range (Chesapeake Bay) Ace Novelty

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Posted 28 March 2017 - 09:41 AM

SAM For the Missilemen - GMM Gunners Mate Missiles & FTM Fire Controlman Missiles

 

 

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Posted 28 March 2017 - 09:42 AM

Reverse, 5" cut edge

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Posted 28 March 2017 - 09:44 AM

Dam Neck, VA Naval Guided MIssiles School - Gemsco

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Posted 28 March 2017 - 09:48 AM

1960 Naval Bureau of Weapons Pistol Club

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Posted 28 March 2017 - 09:48 AM

Reverse

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Posted 28 March 2017 - 10:02 AM

Mig Killers - SM2 This Ones For You!

 

USN Standard Missile Mk 2

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Posted 28 March 2017 - 10:06 AM

...one of my favorites

 

On The Bullseye - USNAAS Fallon Nevada Range Crew

 

Vester Scopos Noster Scopus "Our Aim Your Targets"

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Posted 28 March 2017 - 10:19 AM

EODGRUPAC - Explosive Ordnance Disposal Group Pacific

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Posted 28 March 2017 - 09:18 PM

1970's Vampire Killers, the Rim 7 Seasparrow and Phalanx - the modern gatling gun

 

(Vampires are incoming enemy missiles)

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Posted 16 April 2017 - 12:19 AM

POSEIDON - Peace Through Brute Force

 

SSBN Ballistic Missile Submarines

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Posted 16 April 2017 - 06:16 AM

Here are two I picked up yesterday at the Bay Area Military Show in Hayward, California.  

 

 

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Posted 16 April 2017 - 06:18 AM

USN EOD with I think a diver riding a shark with a hardhat in the background

 

 

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Posted 16 April 2017 - 02:19 PM

From the Naval Weapons Evaluation Facility which was stationed at Kirtland Air Force Base in New Mexico.

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Posted 16 April 2017 - 02:22 PM

US Naval Weapons Station at Yorktown, Virginia.

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Posted 16 April 2017 - 02:28 PM

I guess this might qualify as a test site or location, a nice set of jumper cuffs from Bikini Atoll

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Posted 16 April 2017 - 02:32 PM

One of my favorites from from the Experimental US Naval Ordnance Test Station at Inyokern, California.

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Posted 16 April 2017 - 02:34 PM

And lastly.

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Posted 16 April 2017 - 04:22 PM

Nice additions.  I've been after the Inyo Kern patch for some time now.

 

Westpac Persian Gulf 1987

 

Iran, for all you do, this bomb's for you

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Posted 19 April 2017 - 02:15 PM

Torpedo Retriever YFRT-520 NUWES KEYPORT 6" patch, In Service 1943 to 2000

Naval Undersea Warfare Center aka "Torpedo Town", now NUWC

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Posted 19 April 2017 - 02:21 PM

.....and a sister yard craft in service 1944 - Torpedo Retriever YFRT 451 also assigned to Torpedo Town, Keyport, WA from 1951 to 1993

 

Cut edge patch, She was unofficially known as the SPIRIT "We Do Moor"

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