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M DIVISION What ' s the quickest way to get from point " A " to point " fl " ' Ring up a " Flank Bell " and leave it to the men ol ttte main engines division! Twenty lour hours a day. seven days a week, inport and underway, those keepers ol 2 12. 000 horsepower are hard at work. When you turn on the television (or lights, or Radar), where does the electricity come Irom? Not trom magic but from the men ol " M " Division, operating their eight ship ' s services turbo generators which provides over 10 megawatts ol power, enough to keep medium size city well lighted Who are the men who operate and main- tain tt}e engines, generators, miles ol pipe, and thou- sands ol valves Not magicians, but dedicated, hard working machinests ' s Mates and Firemen, (most be- tween the ages ol 18 and 25) entrusted with operating MIDWAYS multi-million dollar engines. Those men make MIDWA Y motion seem magical " For there ' s not much that men can do. that these men haven ' t done Beneath the decks, deep In the hole, to make the engines run. And every hour of every day they keep the watch in hell For If the fires ever fail, their ship ' s a useless shell. " " I ' ve seen these sweat-soaked heroes fight. In superheated air To keep their ship alive and right, though no one knows they ' re there Amid the boiler ' s mighty heat, and the turbines ' hellish roar. ' ' " So when you see a ship pull out. to meet a warlike foe remember faintly, if you can. the men who sail below " LCDRFF Nelson LT K Remschreirer ENS M Chun MMCSJW Halln MMCS RL Nelson MMC MMC HN Ludinglon MMC F L Paige MM1BD Batateio TM Brandt MM I I
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EC Reed MM P. Saveall MM2 B MM2 DR. Chumley MM2 A. P. Dofita MM2 M i- MM2 R Owens MM2 DP MM3 ML Berry MM3 R
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