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PostPosted: Sun Oct 15, 2017 12:05 am 
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I just got an email from Iowa about this. He passed away yesterday morning. No details beyond that. I know a lot of you knew him better than I did. I only met him once, which was a really cool day. He was rather amused to find someone so eager to meet him. Very sad news.

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PostPosted: Sun Oct 15, 2017 12:16 am 
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Sad to hear of his passing. I learned a lot reading his posts about the Iowas.

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PostPosted: Sun Oct 15, 2017 12:17 am 
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Oh jeez!

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PostPosted: Sun Oct 15, 2017 7:07 pm 
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Theodore wrote:
Sad to hear of his passing. I learned a lot reading his posts about the Iowas.


Agreed on both counts. Hard to believe such very sad news.

May choirs of angels sing him to his rest.

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PostPosted: Sun Oct 15, 2017 9:28 pm 
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We have lost a lot here, that is all I can say.


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PostPosted: Sun Oct 15, 2017 10:08 pm 
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He is another that has been missed in his absence here.

My condolences to his family.

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PostPosted: Tue Oct 17, 2017 9:09 am 
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My prayers and condolences to his family and friends.

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PostPosted: Thu Oct 19, 2017 11:55 pm 
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Is this the same Dick that used to frequently post here?

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PostPosted: Fri Oct 20, 2017 7:31 am 
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Jeremy wrote:
Is this the same Dick that used to frequently post here?

That was Dick Baker. Dick Landgraff used to post on Warships1. A very knowledgeable and expert fellow and a great loss to the naval community.

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PostPosted: Fri Oct 20, 2017 3:08 pm 
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Landgraff’s gone? Ah damn. Such a nice & knowledgeable guy.

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PostPosted: Fri Oct 20, 2017 10:00 pm 
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very sad. My prayers and condolences.

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PostPosted: Fri Oct 20, 2017 10:53 pm 
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One more I'm sorry to not have met.

This section of the board, more than the rest of them, reminds me that there are things that you can't keep putting off.

Stuart - When did Dick B pass?

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