On this thread I've complained about the various hoops that I had to jump through. Also ended up with a broken ankle while doing so. BUT.....
As Notified from USCG National Maritime Center
I have finally passed my exams with 94%. And my credentials will arrive in a weeks time. Am now Captain
Mark and not a Mister.
Have started in the summer of '58. Held a Master's license
since Feb '79. Retired from the Navy
1600 Ton Masters (Domestic tonnage) 3000 Gross Tons (ITC) upon Oceans
Second Mate of Steam or Motor
Vessels of any Gross Tons Upon Oceans.