Red Headed Stepchild
(The Barrett family memoir of Navy Life)
by Sophie Ruth Meranski with photos


Peggy Dahlquist on Alaska cruise #902 p 34
Mrs. Phil Dalhquist lived in China in l930s. Phil was with Jack Barrett on MARBLEHEAD l924-l927 including war games Honolulu-Pearl Harbor l925 - grand tour Samoa- Melbourne-Australia- Tasmania New Zealand-Tahiti Galapagos - together on small train group across Tasmania Launceston-Hobart - then l927 landing force exercises scheduled Nicaragua -= then duty near fighting Shanghai civil war April-June l927. Phil was commissioned for bravery Woprld War II after service on carrier YORKTOWN Coral Sea and heroism getting wounded off ship when sunk at Midway.One son is an Army officer another an artist. Phil was born Lancaster MN, retired to Eugene Oregon - active in timber sales - followed U. Oregon sports especially Basketball start Ronnie Lee, wgo at4etended catholic memorial High West Roxbury MA.
Year: 1973Peggy