Charles Williams: his experiences in World War II, as told in his own words
On October 14, 2008 Charles Williams sat down at his home in Johnstown, CO and told of his experiences in World War II. Charlie, from rural Texas, enlisted in the Navy. After various type of training in locations all over the country, he served as the electrician aboard the SC687. The 687 was part of the wooden hulled 'Splinter fleet' submarine chasers. He tells wonderful stories of his travels and adventures during his service. The missions throughout the Caribbean, S. America, the Pacific coast and the very interesting last mission sailing up to Alaska to turn the ship over to the Russians as ...
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