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SCUTTLEBUTT: THE lIFE AND TIMES OF EC \'ZEKE\' CORTEZ Jr., USNR, rt.

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  1. 1. The Life and Times of Cdr. EC “Zeke” Cortez Jnr., USNR Not Just Scuttlebut Zeke’s mother Sophia was cousin of Imelda Chavez, wife of Senator Dennis Chavez, thus relating Zeke by blood to the Senator.
  2. 3. Theodora and Amarante Antonito
  3. 4. Antonito, 1918?
  4. 5. Antonito 1996
  5. 6. Sophia
  6. 8. Sophia settled in Las Cruces after a brief time as a teacher in a one room schoolhouse in Los Brazos, then Santa Fe, and eventually becoming a contributing columnist to the Las Cruces Sun where she raised the three boys, Zeke, Hubert and Hernan.
  7. 9. Conejos Lake, Colorado
  8. 10. Peublo, Colorado, 1920s
  9. 11. Peublo, Colorado, 1920s
  10. 12. Peublo, Colorado. 1920s
  11. 13. Peublo, Colorado. 1920s
  12. 14. Colorado. 1920s?
  13. 15. Colorado. 1920s?
  14. 16. Colorado. 1920s?
  15. 17. Colorado. 1920s?
  16. 18. Conejos Lake, Colorado
  17. 19. Toulon, Southern France. September 29 th 1944
  18. 20. France 1944
  19. 21. “ Jake on watch” Nov., 1944. LCT 74?
  20. 23. Anzio Beach 1944
  21. 24. Bambi Ellis, with Zeke and ? Santa Fe. 1940s
  22. 25. Operation ‘Blue Jay’ Thule, Greenland 1952
  23. 26. ARL38-609-3-51, USS Krishna, Little Creek Virginia
  24. 28. Operation Silver Lance 1964-1965
  25. 29. Cdr. EC ‘Zeke’ Cortez Jnr., USNR 1965/66?
  26. 31. Captain Oliver inspects Ship’s Crew USS Okanagan 1964
  27. 32. USS Okanagan, Chinese Orphanage Taiwan, 1964
  28. 34. Florence Young
  29. 35. Belen 1980s Tam Family
  30. 40. Refueling at sea. 1964/5
  31. 41. Sea Power
  32. 46. Richad Jackson Secretary of the Navy

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