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Even the leggings had to be laced and knotted exactly the same. The inspectors would catch it if you didn't. I went to Great lakes in Jan.1964. We had bunk beds and lockers by then. But the standards were the same.

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Bill, same in San Diego, 1959. We laid our clothing out on our bunks for Sea Bag Inspection and also had Locker Inspections to assure that it was stowed properly. Still doing our own laundry out back on a Scrub Table, bucket and Kia Yhi Brush,'scrub brush', Cloths Stops were used on the clothesline which was also inspected for proper spacing and the tying of the cloths stops. Usually plenty to do, but some time for a 17 year old to find entertainment.453804065_DIRECTFROMCEARCLICK479.thumb.jpg.7a7041bbac9271b1c6640cd10fb8dfa2.jpg1567769114_DIRECTFROMCEARCLICK484.thumb.jpg.43105ec4f301d6eb75459d586411c7e8.jpg

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