|Midway Island - 1966|
|Image submitted by Dusty Durst.|
|Eastern Isl dogs - Lonnie and Scuzzer|
|Story about Lonnie from Frank Cawley|
What memories. I opened Dusty's picture of the dogs we had on Eastern Island and who|
should be there but Lonnie. I remember when I was on Midway (Sep 61-Oct 62) Lonnie
would sleep at the foot of my bunk, mainly because when I woke up each day, I gave her
a treat my mother had sent for her in my monthly care package. She looks a little older
and shaggier than I remember in 62 but it's still her. All the guys enjoyed having her on
the island -- and she was a good ratter.
There is actually a story connected to her. We received Lonnie from the departing CO of
Not certain of the dog in the pic with Lonnie. When I was there, it was
Anyway, the dogs were a real source of entertainment and companionship. We
|Story about Lonnie from Dave Bricker|
I was just checking out the Midway Is. page.|
I remember Lonnie and the other dog (took them "rat hunting" tons of times).
What the heck was the other dogs name - it's driving me crazy.
I was on Midway from 65-66. Used to cut hair with Reb
Rebholtz. I remember when Bajuk