Eternally in My Heart

Eternally in My Heart
Lord, grant Charles eternal rest in Your loving arms.

Sunday, August 17, 2014

Vintage Weekly: USS Lake Champlain CV-39



My uncle John was very proud to have served
on the ship which safely recovered the shuttle
on which Commander Alan Shepard had
gone through space.
Details can be found here.

sharing with Jane's

6 comments:

Jane said...

Lovely old image :)

Al said...

That is awesome - what a piece of history!

colleen said...

Love the spirit in those old photos. So many stories to tell.

The Artful Diva said...

I love these vintage photos and the back stories too!

GB said...

Quite a memory to have and of which to be proud.

Norma Ruttan said...

I am so pleased to have this photo, what a gift it is.