First Name :   Dave
Last Name :   Whipple
City :   Noblesville
State :   IN
Comment (maximum of 35 words) :   Great job on web site Pat. I served on the Thornback from 1966 to 1969 in the engineman gang.I will see you at Charleston.E-mail is dlwhipple45@msn.com
First Name :   Claude
Last Name :   Cruce
City :   Altamonte Springs
State :   Fl
Comment (maximum of 35 words) :   Great site with good information keep up the good work
First Name :   Henry
Last Name :   Holly
City :   Ocklawaha
State :   Florida
Comment (maximum of 35 words) :   Pat: Great website!! Having served for 8 years with Joint Commands during my military career I gained a deep respect for you guys who served in the Submarine Service!! You should be proud and I salute you!!
First Name :   Harold
Last Name :   Donahue
City :   Ocala
State :   Fl
Comment (maximum of 35 words) :   Thank you Pat for doing a great job of what you do best. Recording and disseminating historic imformation. Sincerely ,Classmate 1957
First Name :   Don and Kim
Last Name :   DeWitt
City :   Lady Lake
State :   Florida
Comment (maximum of 35 words) :   Outstanding web site. I just retired from the Army and look foward to my new career and final retirement as well. My hats off to you submariners! Great Job!!!
First Name :   Buddy
Last Name :   Culbreth
City :   St Petersburg
State :   Florida
Comment (maximum of 35 words) :   Nice job
First Name :   Donald
Last Name :   Campbell
City :   Littleton
State :   Co.
Comment (maximum of 35 words) :   A job well done,a lot of fine pictures and memories.
First Name :   Bob
Last Name :   Acor
City :   DeLeon Springs
State :   Florida
Comment (maximum of 35 words) :   I served on the Sea Poacher ss406 and Sea Cat, both in Key West, from 59 to 61. I just joined SUBVETS
First Name :   Chet
Last Name :   Bickford
City :   South Pasadena
State :   Fla.
Comment (maximum of 35 words) :   Hi Pat This is just fantastic I know all your friends will appreciate this
First Name :   Philip
Last Name :   Dill
City :   Clearwater
State :   Florida
Comment (maximum of 35 words) :   I served on the Thornback from 1954-1956 in Key West, Florida. Fond memories of the many cruises to the Carribean cities. Thanks Pat for a job well done.
First Name :   Cecil
Last Name :   Spangler
City :   Ocala
State :   Florida
Comment (maximum of 35 words) :   Great site Pat! I served on the USS PROTON AKS28 from 1952-1954. Our home port was Sasebo,Japan and all our trips were on top of the water. I dont think I could have done the subs.
First Name :   Luther
Last Name :   Deese
City :   Ocala
State :   Florida
Comment (maximum of 35 words) :   Great job Pat -- from a Zoomie and later a ground pounder -- I hope we can do nearly as well. LH Deese, SSGT USAF & CW3, USAR, ret
First Name :   Jim
Last Name :   Barnes
City :   Elkhart
State :   IN
Comment (maximum of 35 words) :   Best site for the best boat and absolutely the best crew I ever had the honor to serve with, thanks Pat. Job well done.
First Name :   Bob
Last Name :   Palmer
City :   Louisville
State :   Kentucky
Comment (maximum of 35 words) :   Great job in preserving our past..memories ..wow was on boat 1954-57..looking for buddy..Walter Rich.
First Name :   Tom
Last Name :   Loudenslager
City :   South Haven
State :   MI
Comment (maximum of 35 words) :   This is terrific. I want to get tonight and look for some of my pictures of the T-Back. Thanks for the memories.
First Name :   Norm
Last Name :   Hammond
City :   Oceano
State :   California
Comment (maximum of 35 words) :   On board 1956-1959. Would like to contact someone who was on board the Thornback during the Cuban Missile Crisis in October, 1962.
First Name :   Cheryl
Last Name :   McGee(DILL)
City :   Clearwater
State :   Florida
Comment (maximum of 35 words) :   Really enjoyed the web site and all the pictures of the handsome sailors on the Thornback. My dad is Phil Dill. Have fun at the reunion next month. Super job Pat!
First Name :   John
Last Name :   Spear
City :   Mt. Pleasant
State :   SC
Comment (maximum of 35 words) :   Sailed as CO Nov.68-July 71. Great ship and greater crew!! Best years of my Naval career. Many memories of our Gitmo and Med trips. The Turks now have her in their Maritime Museum.
First Name :   Ed
Last Name :   Wiggin
City :   W. Warwick
State :   R.I.
Comment (maximum of 35 words) :   Great to see and hear from so many shipmates.keep up the excellent work!! lots of memories all good
First Name :   Bruce
Last Name :   Schofield
City :   Grosse Pointe Woods
State :   Michigan
Comment (maximum of 35 words) :   Hello Sailors, I served aboard 57-59. Youll remember me as one of the cooks (along with Shelley & Tillis) who tooled around in the Jaguar roadster. AT 70 Im retired, healthy, still married and glad I had the opportunity to serve with you.
First Name :   Ted
Last Name :   Russell
City :   Lafayette
State :   Louisiana
Comment (maximum of 35 words) :   Thanks to all you guys who served on the Thornback.
First Name :   Paul & Shirley
Last Name :   Lindquist
City :   Pearland
State :   TX
Comment (maximum of 35 words) :   Old friend of Gary Penley, author, oil man, rancher, man of the prairie and the West. May she ever be free.
First Name :   Ed
Last Name :   Cirucci
City :   Norfolk
State :   VA
Comment (maximum of 35 words) :   May 1964 - May 1969 Great job to all putting together this site.
First Name :   robert
Last Name :   kuykendall
City :   richmond
State :   texas
Comment (maximum of 35 words) :   
First Name :   Ken
Last Name :   DeKing
City :   Wolcott
State :   NY
Comment (maximum of 35 words) :   dekink@webtv.net Would love to hear from old shipmates. Looking for John Tillis, old drinking buddy. I served on Thornback from 10/56 thru 12/59. EM2(ss)
First Name :   John C.
Last Name :   Miller
City :   Reedville
State :   VA
Comment (maximum of 35 words) :   Great site, Pat. I was aboard in 59 & 60 and had a blast. By far the best boat I ever served aboad. Never forget the Med and Jamacia trips. Thanks for putting this together.
First Name :   Jim
Last Name :   Walker
City :   Nacogdoches
State :   Texas
Comment (maximum of 35 words) :   Was on T-Back 1965-1968 as ENC(SS) Retired off T-Back Sept. 1968 My web site: http://www.jimewalker.com
First Name :   Zoe
Last Name :   Burns
City :   Osceola
State :   IN
Comment (maximum of 35 words) :   Neat site to see what my Dad did while he served in the Navy My Dad is Paul Overhulser
First Name :   IC2(SS) William (Bill)
Last Name :   Wilson
City :   Summerville
State :   SC
Comment (maximum of 35 words) :   Thank you for a great website. The THORNBACK was a great sub and may her legacy live forever.
First Name :   Barry
Last Name :   Friedel
City :   Lawrenceburg
State :   Kentucky
Comment (maximum of 35 words) :   Sailed the T-back from 67 -70 in the yards and on the Med. run as leading FT, (FTG2/SS). Then transfered to Odax 484. Retired end of 87 a FTGC/SS (25 years).
First Name :   John
Last Name :   Dooley
City :   Lafayette
State :   Louisiana
Comment (maximum of 35 words) :   I went on board the Thornback in 1953, when it was recommissioned in Portsmouth....I think your web page is great....will send photos
First Name :   bobby
Last Name :   grissom
City :   Trinity
State :   Tx.
Comment (maximum of 35 words) :   served 59 to 62 IC gang
First Name :   James (Joe)
Last Name :   Adams EN2 (SS)
City :   Broomfield
State :   Colorado
Comment (maximum of 35 words) :   I was on board in 66-67. Made a Northern run. Served with Nig, Barney, Lube Oil, Lightnin, Pappy, Tip ONeal, etc. was the swimmer, etc.
First Name :   Larry Bull
Last Name :   Durham
City :   Rapid City
State :   SD
Comment (maximum of 35 words) :   Hey Pat, nice web site. keep up the good work.
First Name :   Jim
Last Name :   Amason
City :   ST. Augustine
State :   Florida
Comment (maximum of 35 words) :   Reviewed Thornback Website. Want to say Thanks! for the memories.
First Name :   Uri
Last Name :   Dotan Bochner
City :   Tel Aviv
State :   Israel
Comment (maximum of 35 words) :   Great site!!! Very exciting and informative. Keep the good job Pat, and always keep your bubble in the middle and your bilges dry!
First Name :   Don
Last Name :   Evans
City :   Houston
State :   Texas
Comment (maximum of 35 words) :   This is outstanding!
First Name :   Don
Last Name :   DeWitt
City :   Dunnellon
State :   FL
Comment (maximum of 35 words) :   Pat Gurr, you are doing a terrible, terrible nice job putting together something all your comrades will be sure to enjoy.
First Name :   Raymond
Last Name :   Prys
City :   Virginia Beach
State :   Virginia
Comment (maximum of 35 words) :   prys-ray@cox.net
First Name :   Homer
Last Name :   Coulter
City :   Lecanto
State :   Fl
Comment (maximum of 35 words) :   You did a great job!! Thanks for the memories.I remember some of these scenes as if yesterday.Keep it up.
First Name :   Mark
Last Name :   Prys
City :   Colorado Spings
State :   Colorado
Comment (maximum of 35 words) :   Son of Raymond C. Prys. Contact information, E-mail- prysmr@adelphia.net
First Name :   Jack
Last Name :   Ross
City :   Bend
State :   Oregon
Comment (maximum of 35 words) :   Great Job Pat!!!!
First Name :   Thomas
Last Name :   Simon
City :   Wheeling
State :   Illinois
Comment (maximum of 35 words) :   Great job on this sight! The past will now live forever for the future to observe, respect & love.
First Name :   Alan
Last Name :   Ackley
City :   Huntersville
State :   NC
Comment (maximum of 35 words) :   The site is getting better every day Pat. Your shipmates will be happy to see it.
First Name :   Paul E
Last Name :   Overhulser
City :   Osceola
State :   Indiana
Comment (maximum of 35 words) :   Great job Pat
First Name :   Hammond
Last Name :   Norm
City :   Oceano
State :   California
Comment (maximum of 35 words) :   Pat, Youre doing a great job on your Thornback Website! Its great to go back in time and see so many of our old undersea shipmates. Diesel Boats Forever! Norm Hammond * * *