My Second Antarctic Adventure – Palmer Station – Part I

A new Beginning – copyright 2009 Jack W. Cummings

In October 1963 I was stationed in San Diego, California assigned to the Staff of Commander Service Squadron One (CSR-1), which was at that time located on the Service Squadron Repair Tender, USS Jason. I was ending my second year on the staff and was getting itchy feet anticipating my next duty station. In writing the final chapter of my First Antarctic Adventure, I neglected to mention that my duty station with CSR-1 was my first assignment after spending two years with Commander Antarctic Support Activities (CASA), which included a year at Hallett Station.

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