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Bob Whitt taken in San Diego.

Vandever from Texas not taken aboard the Collett, but he was one of our crew.

Shumer brothers, may be shipfitters. Ed is on the left and Don on the right.  Taken on the Collett fantail port side. For some reason the port side of the Collett was always alee.

Subic Bay with Bill Kephart on the right. Tyrone Power, movie star, was there that night. His wife was worth seeing.

Subic Bay with Bill Kephart on the right.

Bill Kephart taken by the Korean liaison Lt.


USS Collett Poem




The Saturday Evening Post, November 11, 1950, "The Trick That Won Seoul," features the