I too went TDY to Coronado for the training and deployment. Stationed out of NAS IB helo base. SERE still reminds me that lifes little annoyances is nothing. Did not reup...had enough in left in early '74. Was looking forward to the carpet bombing of Hanoi excitement but trickey dick made the right decision. Peace is so much better than the noise of war.
AT2 CSAR William - Butuan City, Philippines