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Cast adrift in the Pacific: Life as I know it: Robert F. Boggus

By From page B4 | August 22, 2014

Bob Boggus.  Democrat photo by Pat Dollins

ROBERT BOGGUS

Let’s go back, in memory, to a late afternoon in July 1945. WW ll is still going on and I am an 18-year-old seaman in the Coast Guard. I am a member of the crew of the USS General C.H. Muir, a personnel transport now anchored at the Enewetak atoll in the Pacific, a few degrees north of the equator.

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