Final Word

Final Word: Seabee Magazine in Print – The End of an Era

By FORCM(SCW) Douglas “Ray” Dickey, Force Master Chief of the Seabees This month marks the end of an era as Seabee magazine rolls off the printing presses for the last time. I’m a little sad because I, like many of you, liked getting my own copy. I read it front to back, and sometimes back to front. I liked having …

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Perspective: The ‘State’ of Seabees in NSU

By Rear Adm. David M. Boone, CEC, USN Director, Shore Readiness, Deputy Chief of Naval Operations (Fleet Readiness and Logistics)   I’ve known about the Naval Support Unit (NSU) for most of my career, but it wasn’t until a recent trip to Frankfurt, Germany, that I had direct interface with the Seabees who support this mission. I wanted to share …

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“Can Do!”…Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow

By Cmdr. Joe Greeson, CEC, USN Chief Staff Officer, 25th Naval Construction Regiment “With compassion for others, we build, we fight, for peace with freedom.”   It is a motto that is woven into the very fabric of every Seabee since March 5, 1942. It is a motto which gives people around the world much more than buildings, water wells …

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