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USS BOULDER LST-1190

USS BOULDER coming alongside the east face of Pier Eight.

BOULDER deployed to the Great lakes May to August 1989 and June to August 1992. However, Neale Curwin recalls visiting Hamilton during the summer of 1993 on his first deployment as a United States Marine. She was paid off in February 1994 and twenty-six years later is still awaiting disposal in Philadelphia.”

The Old Wardroom

A few pictures that were recently unearthed.

Wardroom Steward, PO Murray. Note the price of drinks, sixty cents, and the fact that cigarettes are for sale. Date possibly 1972.
TThe Wardroom Bar with the hatch closed.
The north-west corner.
Looking east into the wardroom annex.
The north-east corner.
The south side during demolition, showing the holes on either side of the chimney where brass scuttles were mounted.