Tag Archives: WAVE

Record Waves in the North Atlantic

In the last day or two, there have been numerous press reports of a 19 meter (62.3 ft) wave, recorded by an automated buoy in the North Atlantic between Iceland and the UK off the Outer Hebrides. This is a … Continue reading

Posted in Current, Lore of the Sea | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Winnie Breegle, WWII WAVE and Code Talker Speaks of Her Service

Earlier this month, 90 year old Winnie Breegle spoke at the 2012 Women’s History Month celebration at the Naval Surface Warfare Center in Panama City, FL. She had quite a story to tell.  Not only was she a WAVE (Woman Accepted for Volunteer Emergency … Continue reading

Posted in Current, History, Lore of the Sea | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments