..."here the brassbounders” (apprentice oﬃcers lived...Life in the half deck was, perhaps, the bravest start in this mortal life ever made by human beings. The stripling of 15 or 16 years of age had to pass through the fire, had to face the elements of wind and sea in their fury had to do a man's work and in port, had to resist temptations which wrecked grown men. Yet this baptism of fire made many a strong man out of a weak boy.
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|Date Added||Saturday, March 11th, 2017 at 9:01am PST -08:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||10S E 550841 N 4184856|
|Decimal Degrees||37.80968333, -122.42241667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 37° 48.581', W 122° 25.345'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||37° 48' 34.86" N, 122° 25' 20.7" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||415, 510, 650|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling South|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 2976-2988 Hyde Street Pier, San Francisco CA 94109, US|
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