We were hurting very much as a crew and I was proud of those that performed CPR. If this investigation doesn't take a hard look at the micro (local) and macro (Force) qual programs, then it's a waste of time. Disclaimer: are aware that the dolphin insignia mean that you're a hacker, a huge part of being a submariner. Granted that apparently the command was found lax in some safety enforcement - but wasn't that a little like a highway worker pulling his rig over to the side in the middle of the night, and with no traffic controls sitting in my middle of a freeway to replace some reflectors? Mack is gone. He was looking forward to it, as far as I know. I think talking about his death online like this is disgusting and non of anybody's business. I always thought that was a dumb thing for the Force to do, remove their dolphins, because the anticipated embarrassment or imagined humiliation would incline a young man to keep quiet and stay on the boat in an unhealthy (for whatever reason) situation. The CO in the middle whose command tragically suffered from the rudder gear mishap is the only one we as a submarine force have been able to take clear measures with to prevent a reoccurence. End of story. Sad and regrettable.NCIS, though; almost useless. Bottom line is that he was weak. I'm not saying this is the particular case, or we should all cuddle on the mess decks and talk about our feelings, but why not make the guys feel accepted? Anon don't rush to change your will tonight. Machinist's Mate 3rd Class (SS) Michael A. You really think that nobody on 739 will take a hit? The only one I ever remember was, do you volunteer subs? All you have to do to find this blog is google william mack uss nebraska.I appreciate that "this is where we go to talk things over online," but suicide is a devastating situation for any family and if that's what happened, it's even worse when the family has to wait so long for answers. How come so many questionable deaths? I also knew he had isues with depression and was shocked when I heard he was going on the Nebraska! The only thing that dolphins say for certain is that that individual is better than any skimmer. It wasn't my intention to cause MMFN Mack's family, friends, or shipmates any additional suffering. We take pride in wearing these coveted devices because they signify our achievement of a lofty standard, a standard we set for ourselves: "I earned mine and I will help you earn yours because getting qualified is impossible to do alone." I specifically refer to MILPERSMAN 1306-416, which states (in part): Categories and Reasons. In the civilian world we are required by law to report child abuse. a. Disqualified Category. Hundreds stood quietly with their hands upon on their hearts as a representative of the Navy played Taps. A sailor has died aboard the nuclear-powered Navy submarine USS Nebraska off the island of Oahu, Hawaii. how sad to lose another young sailor. But if just one you go dink because you decided to fuck off during study time, you and your fellow NUB bitches will all suffer together. (and yes, psych screenings are very weak, considering many new submariners are at the age - 18 to 21 - where mental illness first emerges, including stuff like schizophrenia). Gentile is survived by his mother Julie, father Jay and stepmother Michelle Gentile, four brothers and two sisters. I sincerely hope that they're not representative, because I usually defend the South against the bum rap I think they're often given. The sub has successfully launched Trident missiles for testing six times, once in 1995, in 2004, in 2008, in 2011 in 2018, and in 2019. This treatment of "nubs" is usually very alienating, and he may feel like he doesn't have any friends. !We have plenty of time to fill his head with all kinds of shit once he quals. He was on his first deployment.I seriously doubt he was a nuke unless he dropped from the program. mark/mm1(ss)All that you requested is in previous posting on the topic (Sept 2008), discussed in detail. Feel free to contact us if the problem persists or if you cannot find what you’re looking for. And it's part of the reason some guys see no other way out than to take their own life. The JOs dont need their own lounge, the nubs should be working on quals anyway. * The number of cases displayed reflects how many have been Some of us even have an appreciation for the heritage and history of those insignia. The 637 had very little room left over for anything. Browse previous blog posts by month and year of entry. U alright? Of course, some of the attitude we're seeing is just insecurity. Allowing someone to keep their dolphins when they aren't capable of handling submarine duty WOULD diminish the value of mine. I don't mean to make light of dolphins, but at the same time, I know a lot of lazy barely good for anything sailors that received dolphins. I saw those attributes in his written thoughts too. "This can apply to a lot of the posts here on all sides. Hopefully Joel deletes your posts. Read and make a qualified assessment. It is no wonder why guys are more stressed. They worked side by side, on and off the boat. Yet we do not take their dolphins away, because they earned them, fair and square, just like you, me, and the theoretical guy who suffers from mental illness or psychological trauma. End of story. Sailor, rest your oar. When I got it out of him, he was off the boat the next day. PEARL HARBOR (NNS) -- A Sailor assigned to USS Nebraska (SSBN 739) died on Sept. 20 in an apparent accident while the submarine was conducting operations near the island of Oahu. Whaddayawannabet NCIS is looking over all of his familygrams with a fine tooth comb?WRT the media...it's not so much that they're being misleading as they're being intentionally vague. As far as I recall, there was no evidence that Petty Officer Scrimiger left any clues.I want to take the opportunity for anyone that is reading this that may be contemplating suicide or knows of someone that is thinking of it, please think about what you’re doing. My condolences to his wife and the crew of the boat.This is the reason why the Doctors are so quick to yank anyone who claims to be sad - this is a nightmare for the boat and an absolute tragedy for the Sailor's family and loved ones. The details of how he was found don't really need to be aired here. Trust me, we know. "Qualified in submarines" means exactly that. I know where the area where that accident occurred and it is so large an access that one could get the mindset that it must be safe. I wouldn't think this would apply to someone who's psychological trauma was a result of combat operations, but I don't think that has come up for several generations of submariners. U.S. Navys top civilian and military leadership official biographies and photos. End of story. It doesn't take much to read one another while underway. All they mean is that you completed the qual card, passed a board, and the CO "said ok, here's your dolphins". It's important that we don't make a NUB feel like an outsider. And if this is not a good time to talk about it, then there is no good time to talk about it. We love you Will!!! Jackson. (4) Unreliability due to drug/alcohol abuse. What a tragedy! It is certain that some of his shipmnates will. All manner of discussions take place here, and unlike in the world of ultra political correct namby pamby politics & publik skools, we usually call 'em like we see 'em. The Navy was notifying the sailors next-of-kin and, as of Tuesday afternoon, had not yet released the victims name. Seems like nobody really gives a damn about a fellow shipmate. What is the state of mind of those on the Nebraska? It sucks to be them. True, qualifying boats is not much of a challenge to someone who's finished power school and prototype, but serving on them most definitely is. Sailor dies aboard USS Nebraska Seattlepi.com ^ Posted on 09/23/2008 1:50:03 PM PDT by esryle. USS Nebraska (Blue) conducted its 12th strategic deterrent patrol from June to October 1997. The system tends to weed out the weak. It's worth sharing..."Lost Harbor"by Leslie Nelson JenningsThere is a port of no return, where shipsMay ride at anchor for a little spaceAnd then, some starless night, the cable slips,Leaving an eddy at the mooring place...Gulls, veer no longer. There was no mention of cause of death. Dave Benham, a spokesman for Submarine Force Pacific, said Monday evening. It is curious that all of these problems have occurred since the boat moved to Bangor. Don't call me at home. Prayers to the family and crew. To any of Will's friends and family who stumble across this, please let me apologize for the coarse and cynical views of some of our brethren. The size of anything on a 637 is just so little in comparison to the T-hull. End of story. In 2013 Nebraska transferred to Submarine Squadron 19 to conduct an Engineering Refueling Overhaul. "Current research shows that many mental illnesses such as depression and PTSD have physiological mechanisms. A lot of hard work goes into earning them, and once you've went through the pain of earning them, nobody should be able to take them from you. But maybe he didn't know that or just didn't want to do it.For those w/ over 8yrs of service though, with the manning the way it is - you have a snowball's chance in Hell of getting x-rated after being found NPQ'd. Thank you for your service to our country. I hate hearing this type of story. Just, "what have you done for me lately" and "are you producing now? "In the civilian world we are required by law to report child abuse. As a personal friend of the Mack family, I appreciate the kind things that many of you have written about Will. Do you know that's what happened? The more they feel accepted, the more they will want to achieve more to earn the respect of their peers, and comradarie is really the only true thing we have to keep us going through deployments, long shipyard periods, etc. Somewhat. Is it coincidence that the deadline for Congress to object to placing women on submarines passed last night, and today there will be a press release (don't know if there's a conference or not) announcing that it is going forward? Food Safety and COVID-19: A Comprehensive Guide, CDC: How to Plan, Prepare, and Respond to COVID-19, EPA Approved Disinfectants for Use Against COVID-19, Food Safety and COVID-19: A Comprehensive Guide, https://www.aha.org/statistics/fast-facts-us-hospitals, http://www.centerforhealthsecurity.org/cbn/2020/cbnreport-02272020.html, https://www.statnews.com/2020/03/10/simple-math-alarming-answers-covid-19/, https://www.cdc.gov/flu/about/burden/index.html. In fact, while I was in, nukes detested the ease of qualifying for dolphins so much, that only the very rare lifer would even wear them on their dungarees or poopy suit. You'll see all the posts for that time period. Her keel was laid there on 6 July 1987 and she was launched on 15 August 1992, sponsored by Patricia Exon, the wife of United States Senator J. James Exon (1921–2005) of Nebraska. Lt. Cmdr. If someone is injured during field day and is removed from sub service because of that injury should they also lose that right? They have grieving to do and memorials to plan. It's pretty damn clear what the cause of death is, if you do. Nuke School was a lot harder, but I didn't get a pin for that. … At one point we trusted these guys with our own lives, and because one day it dawned on them that they were dangerously depressed, we do more than just kick them to the curb, we keep kicking. Now if they pick on you as a nub, they hate you. He was loved by everybody for his caring heart and awesome attitude. If Mack was bipolar or on anti-depressants, why the heck was he ever be serving on a submarine? If anyone wants to know more about Will and his demons check out his writings here...sad but he talks about issues that caused him great painwww.writerscafe.org/writers/letsendthisnowNot sure whats goin on with the investigation but this gives you some insight.
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