ship: I'll never forget 24 years ago today.... - 05/17/11 12:50 PM

The above photos are both of the U.S.S. Stark (FFG-31).  The photo on the left was taken on May 17, 1987- as she gave way a bit after absorbing two Exocet missiles fired from an Iraqi Mirage jet.  The "accidental" strike from a pilot who later claimed he thought the Stark was an Iranian oil tanker took the lives of 37 young men.  It remains to this day the last time an enemy projectile has hit a U.S. Navy ship.  The photo on the right shows the Stark's crew manning the rails as she arrived back in Mayport, FL … (4 comments)

Dennis Burgess, Orlando Property Manager and Realtor (AmeriTeam Property Management) Rainmaker large

Dennis Burgess

Orlando Property Manager and Realtor

Mid Florida, FL

More about me…

AmeriTeam Property Management

Address: Apopka,Longwood,Heathrow,Orlando,Winter Park,Sanford, Winter Park,Windermere,Lake Mary,Casselberry,Alaqua,Dr. Phillips property management, Apopka, FL, 32703

Mobile: 205-445-4755

Office: 407-901-3636 x103

Email Me

Google+Find us on Google+ Follow Dennis Burgess on Quora RealTown.comOrlando Property Manager Dennis Burgess writes about property management, general real estate and news/events affecting the metro Orlando, FL area.With more than 13 years of property management experience and being a licensed Florida Realtor, Dennis surely has some sort of information you'll find interesting! Feel free to comment, send questions he may be able to help you with, or any referrals he may provide with top-notch service. Thank you kindly for stopping and reading, and thank you for the opportunity to be of service in the future.God bless you.




RSS 2.0 Feed for this blog