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Troop ship

Posted to Roadgoing




I was on a troop ship. It was packed with teens and twenty- year olds. We slept not in double deckers but eight deckers ( when the top guy got sick it cascaded all the way down) Suddenly the big bulk head doors closed electrically and locked. The voice on the loudspeaker said "Now hear this...
we are passing through an area which has floating mines....stay calm....the doors will open once we
are secure!" talk about sweat, fear and claustrophobia...................