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Life on Johnston Island

In the fall of 1953 while stationed at Hill AFB, Utah, I received orders transferring me to Japan. I was not too happy. Japan was a great assignment but usually most people actually ended up in Korea. While home (Chippewa Falls, WI) on leave my orders changed. I was going to Hawaii! I flew to […]

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Shark Fishing and Scuba Diving

Shark Fishing Scuba Diving Some of the BEST Diving was on Johnston. The coral reef provided a lot of color, fish and, if you weren’t careful, some scrapes and bruises. While I was on the rock, we had a twin engine raft or barge that we could dive from. Steve West was the NAUI Instructor […]

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