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My computer will be offline starting 4/24/16 for a few days. Due to construction on the house.
There will be NO updating or mail until a connection with the net is made.
July, 9, 2013, I just received this news from Woodrow Cumby, YN3.
Vance is now listed on the Agent Orange Ships List on the publichealth.va.gov website.
The listing reads "Vance (DER-387) Entered inland Qui Nhon Bay on January 20, 1966"


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After almost 15 years there needs to be a correction to the site.
Vance during her Coast Guard years was hull number W487 NOT WDE487.
However, offical CG documents address Vance as WDE487.


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