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14 erik pietrasAs we found out early in the life of the boat, sometimes the best photos come from the camera you have with you, not the really good one you left back on the boat! In this case, Erik Pietras captured life on the boat between 1990 and 1994. Classic images of shipmates at work and at play on that mult-million dollar pleasure liner we knew as the USS William H. Bates!







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