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Old 10-10-2009, 11:06 PM
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Default Captain Wagner Remembered

Captain Ernest E. Wagner died thirty years ago, today. It seems only a moment ago. Wagner's been gone ten years longer than I knew him. Cap became my teacher and mentor on the AVALON, in 1959, when I asked him for a transfer from the snack bar to the deck. Only once or twice in a hundred years does someone come along like him. Captain Wagner was one in a million.
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