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Kudos to Volendam Captain, officers and crew who played a primary role in the rescue of passengers of a small vessel that hit a rock at Glacier Bay. HAL rocks!That is neat!...Kudos to the Captain & Crew!
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...................... His love of the Great Land in general and Glacier Bay in particular was palpable. I'm sure he would feel very gratified to assist in this rescue.
Kudos to Volendam Captain, officers and crew who played a primary role in the rescue of passengers of a small vessel that hit a rock at Glacier Bay. HAL rocks!My favourite ship and captain to the rescue! Well done!
good work volendam. To the crew and officers, job well done. Holland america you rocks.+1
thanks mightquinn for posting this heart warming story of a helping hand from the vollendam. Certainly glad everyone was ok and got off safely.
someone beat you to it: http://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=1692082oh sorry - I didn't see it - - apologies
oh sorry - I didn't see it - - apologiesnewbies make mistakes. no problem