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Topic: Earl Richmond
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HAPPY 91ST, EARL!

Will

Posted By: Will Day | Posted on: Sep 13, 2016 - 11:49am
Total Posts: 1881 | Joined: Oct 8, 2006 - 4:19pm



Earl;
HAPPY BIRTHDAY SAILOR!!!!!

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Take care,
TED



Posted By: TED WALTHER | Posted on: Sep 13, 2016 - 12:26pm
Total Posts: 2874 | Joined: Oct 16, 2006 - 7:42am



Happy Birthday Sailor..........[:-cheers-:]

Rick Schaefer
Splinter PT 63

TM2c John E Mirus
Solomon Islands
Dec 43 - Jan 45

Posted By: rickas | Posted on: Sep 13, 2016 - 5:44pm
Total Posts: 82 | Joined: Dec 26, 2013 - 5:16pm



Happy Birthday Earl! I hope you are doing well. [:-cheers-:]




Posted By: Jeff D | Posted on: Sep 14, 2016 - 8:37am
Total Posts: 1809 | Joined: Dec 21, 2006 - 1:30am



Happy birthday, Earl (a couple days late)!



Posted By: Drew Cook | Posted on: Sep 15, 2016 - 7:11am
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Happy Birthday Earl::: Hope everything is going well with you. I beat you to 91 a few months ago.

C. J. Willis

Posted By: CJ Willis | Posted on: Sep 15, 2016 - 7:48am
Total Posts: 464 | Joined: Nov 5, 2006 - 5:02pm



YEE HAAA,

HAPPY BIRTHDAY EARL

Steve

Posted By: Nuge210 | Posted on: Sep 15, 2016 - 1:51pm
Total Posts: 321 | Joined: Jun 4, 2008 - 7:50am



Hi Earl . . . Here is a special Birthday card just for you from the board:

 photo Earl-Birthday-2016.jpg

Happy Birday,
Dick . . . .



Posted By: Dick | Posted on: Sep 15, 2016 - 2:47pm
Total Posts: 938 | Joined: Aug 27, 2006 - 6:36pm



Awsome card Dick. Happy Birthday Earl. May God bless with many more.



Posted By: Gary Paulsen | Posted on: Sep 15, 2016 - 3:20pm
Total Posts: 233 | Joined: Feb 14, 2009 - 6:31am



Happy Birthday Earl! Thanks so much for spending time with us here.
Dave

David Waples

Posted By: David Waples | Posted on: Sep 20, 2016 - 4:12am
Total Posts: 1591 | Joined: Jan 2, 2007 - 9:55pm



hi guys/finally got my vomputer to where i can read it again, thanks to all of you fir thr birthday wishes.hey will, i had a party would have been nice to have you there.shucks. you were a klittle baby before i was.

earl richmond

Posted By: earl | Posted on: Nov 3, 2016 - 3:02pm
Total Posts: 197 | Joined: Oct 18, 2006 - 12:13pm



dick i liked the card.i ghad most of the stuff on it and made my own torpedo juice/alky/ brandy and raisin jack/// 30.00 Giart

earl richmond

Posted By: earl | Posted on: Nov 3, 2016 - 5:58pm
Total Posts: 197 | Joined: Oct 18, 2006 - 12:13pm



Hey, Earl. Glad you enjoyed your birthday! Raisin Jack brings back some memories...

Will

Posted By: Will Day | Posted on: Nov 3, 2016 - 9:49pm
Total Posts: 1881 | Joined: Oct 8, 2006 - 4:19pm



Happy Birthday!!

Jimbo

Posted By: Jimbo Melanson | Posted on: Nov 4, 2016 - 8:42am
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Earl It is really good to hear from you again. Our cook confiscated some dried apples, sugar and yeast from the chow hall someway. We put it in our wooden life raft keg with water for about two weeks in the hot sun. Boy that stuff was potent for a kid that had never drank much.

C. J. Willis

Posted By: CJ Willis | Posted on: Nov 4, 2016 - 3:02pm
Total Posts: 464 | Joined: Nov 5, 2006 - 5:02pm



hey friend/ i used raisins/sugar/yeast and water in a 5 gallon dehydrated potatio can.put it out in the jungle near my tebt with only a cloth over it.fermented in about 7 days.used apricots to make the brandy and put it iin a 6 gallon water jar and let it sit for about two weeks.not bad.the alky was a little more troubledom to make. had ro f fistill it first using a h LF METAL FRUM/COILS AND FIRE.STARTED FOING ALL THIS ON ONE OF THE BASES I WAS ON//ON 5///BUT HAD SOME ARMY GUYS AND SOME AUSSIES DOING THE ALKY FOR ME,.THE ALKY H AD TO BE DILUTED WITH JUICE BEFORE YOU DRANK IT AS IT WOULDEAT OUT YOUR STOMACHE IF YOU DIDN,T.SOLD IT FOR THIRTY DOLLARS A QUART.THAT IS WHAT THE PILOTS WERE GETTING FOR THEM WHEN THEY BROUGHT THE REAL STUFF BACK FROM AUSTRLIIA OR NEW ZEALAND. BOTTOMS UP CJ AND LETS PARTY ONE MORE TIME

earl richmond

Posted By: earl | Posted on: Nov 4, 2016 - 7:22pm
Total Posts: 197 | Joined: Oct 18, 2006 - 12:13pm



Happy 91st Birthday Earl. Hope your day was special. We love all your comments here on the message board keep them coming.........



Posted By: Frank Andruss | Posted on: Nov 5, 2016 - 2:54am
Total Posts: 3964 | Joined: Feb 9, 2007 - 11:41am



THANKS FRANK/ I DID HAVE A GOOD DAY

earl richmond

Posted By: earl | Posted on: Nov 6, 2016 - 1:57pm
Total Posts: 197 | Joined: Oct 18, 2006 - 12:13pm



Happy belated 91 years young Earl. Excellent Card Dick.

Wayne



Posted By: Wayne Traxel | Posted on: Nov 6, 2016 - 3:09pm
Total Posts: 247 | Joined: Oct 11, 2006 - 5:40am



Geez Earl, $30 in 1944 dollars is about $400 current dollars. Nice!




Posted By: Jeff D | Posted on: Nov 7, 2016 - 4:02am
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