John Cummins - Joining the Navy

Running time
39 sec
Department of Veterans' Affairs


Well, my next brother to me, upwards, was in the Navy. Just a rating. And my father wouldn't let me go in the Navy.

I was still too young to be called up, but he let me go to sea as an apprentice. That's the main reason for it.

And I thought afterwards it was the best idea. Because it gave me a future.

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