Richard served as EMO, Personnel Officer and Navigator on our ship 1966 – 1969. Richard and Editor Steve Cross met for breakfast in Buellton, CA joined by Steve’ wife, Carol. They enjoyed a grand time swapping stories about adventures in South Island NZ and Winery visits in Australia. He started two wineries in his career and is still involved with the second, Alma Rosa in an ambassadorial role. He’s active and healthy, living on some of the same property he and his wife acquired many years ago. Their grown daughter lives nearby with her family. He says “hi!” to all.