mhansen2's Recent Activity

  1. mhansen2 replied to the thread This Day in US Military History.

    18 November 1862 - KATE was a Confederate schooner, chased ashore in the surf zone by wooden screw steamer USS MOUNT VERNON and bark...

    Nov 17, 2018 at 6:08 PM
  2. mhansen2 replied to the thread This Day in US Military History.

    17 November 1862 – “J. W. PINDAR” was a schooner that was forced ashore by gunboat USS CAMBRIDGE, 12 miles northeast of Fort Fisher,...

    Nov 16, 2018 at 6:14 PM
  3. mhansen2 replied to the thread This Day in US Military History.

    16 November 1949 - A USAF B-29 on a flight from March Air Force Base, California, to England via Bermuda goes down at sea when fuel...

    Nov 15, 2018 at 7:12 PM
  4. mhansen2 replied to the thread This Day in US Military History.

    15 November 1863 – “Aquila” was a Union fully rigged sailing ship that was sunk in a storm or by Confederate agents or in a collision...

    Nov 14, 2018 at 9:24 PM
  5. mhansen2 replied to the thread USNI News Fleet and Marine Tracker.

    USNI News Fleet and Marine Tracker: Nov. 13, 2018

    Nov 14, 2018 at 9:41 AM
  6. mhansen2 replied to the thread This Day in US Military History.

    14 November 1861 – “Hanging Rock” was a Confederate stern wheel paddle steamer of 96 tons built in 1859 at Portsmouth, Ohio. She ran...

    Nov 13, 2018 at 10:58 PM
  7. mhansen2 replied to the thread This day in US nuclear accidents.

    14 - 19 November No reported incidents.

    Nov 12, 2018 at 7:19 PM
  8. mhansen2 replied to the thread This day in US nuclear accidents.

    13 November 1963 - AEC Storage Igloo / Medina Base, near San Antonio, Texas At about 10:24 AM, while workmen were placing pits from...

    Nov 12, 2018 at 7:19 PM
  9. mhansen2 replied to the thread This Day in US Military History.

    13 November 1863 – “Sunnyside” was a Union side-wheel steamer of 330 tons, built in 1860 at Brownsville, Pa that was burned at Pomeroy,...

    Nov 12, 2018 at 7:17 PM
  10. mhansen2 replied to the thread John McCain - Hero of the Soviet Union!.

    I was a US Navy aviation ordnanceman (AO) from 1969 to 73. When I was in "AOA" school we were shown the Forrestal fire videos and were...

    Nov 12, 2018 at 5:36 PM
  11. mhansen2 replied to the thread This day in US nuclear accidents.

    12 November 1958 – AEC storage site Two MK 49Y1 Mod 0 warheads loaded aboard a trailer for movement to a storage structure fell to the...

    Nov 11, 2018
  12. mhansen2 replied to the thread This Day in US Military History.

    12 November 1922 - "HARTFORD, Conn., Nov. 12. - Lieut. John Blaney, army flier, from Mitchel Field, Long Island, was instantly killed...

    Nov 11, 2018