Discussion in 'The Beau Coupe Dien Cai Dau Hootch' started by rooter, Jan 24, 2010.
20 out of 20! Damn, for those good ol' days.
I guess not too bad for a Marine. 17 out of 20
NOT TOO SHABBY, MARINE....NOW, POST SOME MARINE JARGON FOR US TO TRY AND GUESS....BET MANY TROOPS DON'T KNOW WHAT A 'HANG FIRE' IS....MAKE THEM DIFFICULT...I'M FEELING LUCKY!!!! Chief
i got 19,and never was in the navy.or any other armed service.my father was a coxsun,in ww2.i learned some terms from him.i was set to go into the navy.at 17 y.o.when he died at 42 y.o.in 1968.i was deferred,to,1-h.(not availabile for military service)because i was the oldest serviving child of a veteren.i was wakened every saturday a.m .by a bosuns pipe,(untill i left it in the drive and was run over by a studebaker) dew wee. dew weeeee ,reviele,reviele,up all bunks,mess gear, mess gear 2nd section,relieve the watch,lets get a clean sweep!! sorry ,memorys come back..
20/20 We will credit you the 300 points you earned from this quiz.
About time to splice the mainbrace
Shamefully I admit 17/20, but I was an Airdale a million years ago...what can I say?
Got all of them correct although i did guess on a couple of them. I was an airdale also seems like a million yrs ago.
Well, I'll be damned Airdale!!!! When I noted your post, I saw your handle and with my ancient mariners eyes, I thought it read G-String.....I rushed right over to see what the post was.....Welcome, 5-String....Now you know where an old Navy Chiefs thoughts tend to run, huh? Did you know the Seabees referred to Fleet Sailors and Airdales as BLACK SHOE NAVY? Wasn't a bad term because we wore the desert style work shoes that never needing shining....Chief
Chiefs...? I understood those "thoughts" were issued in bootcamp.
Yes...I knew...is it now considered a bad term?
A bad term.....I thought the term SQUID was raunchy enough!!!! Chief
Squidly-didly bad? I've been called a lot worse.
Well, I missed 1. - Never heard of Med lights..... ever. Acey-duecy was 1 I had to think about as I didn't do much drinking. The only slang that I could remember about the on-base clubs was re. the Westpac Widows.....
Boy do I miss the Navy life.....
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