Tom Pocklington

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1969 Cruisebook photo Tom at 2009 Reunion
   
Lt Hillman congratulates Tom after sign up for flight training - NAS Los Alamitos, CA   8 June 1966 Tom gets his wings from Cdr Henry Ripous as Wanda smiles proudly - Tom's official Ensign picture
10 May 1968
     
Tom is promoted to Lt(jg) by Cdr Reynolds Beckwith - August 1, 1968 "Fun in the Sun" - May 1969 - Tom partially hidden behind Tom Hutchinson - any idea who that is back to camera? For some reason Tom wanted to seen near a fixed wing a/c - maybe this was Wildcat 23 and he was looking for our mail
     
     
Tom in the JO Bunk Room during '69 cruise - "The Nest of the Secret Squirrel" belong to Bill Haney our Air Intelligence Officer Tom works from his spacious Maintenance Check Crew office during the '69 cruise Colorful background, Tom! Jon Jentz was the Flower Child living behind that colorful drape during the 1969 cruise
   
HS-6 50th Anniversary - June 2006
     
L-R: Mike and Judy Scuro, former CO Frank Herndon (in light suit), Tom behind the Lt in Whites at the Reunion L-R: Judy and Mike Scuro, Frank Herndon and Tom at the Reunion Tom (center) with Leo Keiffer (right) and a HS-6 Plank Owner on the left

Tom has been one of the driving forces behind the Veterans' Memorial Flagpole at the Sunnyside Library and Museum complex in Bonita, CA. There will be a special flag raising ceremony there on February 10, 2007 at 10:00 a.m. to honor all who have served their country. All Indian Gals, their families and the general public are invited to attend. Please be sure to attend.

Updated: 01/19/11