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Turtle Club Origin Story

As a young man working in the Antarctic, I would go to the OFFICER's Club at McMurdo Station every night for movies (Mostly TV Shows via reel to reel projectors like movies). Beers were required and hanging around after the movie was almost mandatory. A traveling...

Turtle Club Origin Story

My memory of becoming a turtle involves The Pub in Mt. Pleasant, MI while I was a student at CMU. When I pulled out my card (in 2019) after a discussion with co-workers about the Turtle Club, I saw it was dated 1983, before I was at CMU - my memory was fun, I will...

Turtle Club Origin Story

The summer of 1969 during a Playboy party at the Reading Airshow, my father introduced me to the Turtle Club. Mike Origin Date: 04/07/1969  

Turtle Club Origin Story

I was at a Masonic event when a brother approached me with another brother and he asked "Are you a turtle" to which I answered "no, but I'd like to be". The man then pulled out his card and began asking me questions to which I answered (and not easily I might add)...

Turtle Club Origin Story

I was surfing the net looking for other Masonic groups being I'm a freemason as well. Came across something called ANCIENT AND HONORABLE ORDER OF TURTLES, I thought it was crazy when I first seen it, so I looked into it more found out it's history, and from there,...

Turtle Club Origin Story

My father.Chief Petty Edward Phillip DiGirolamo. Retired Navy WII. Was an Aviation Metal Smith. I lost his turtle pin and card. I have been a turtle forever Diana

Turtle Club Origin Story

In 1966 I moved from San Francisco to China Lake. I worked there for a year before going to CSULB to finish college. I worked for a government contractor and was assigned to the Weapon System Analysis Group at Michelson Lab. One of the members of the Group was a...

Turtle Club Origin Story

I was introduce to the "Turtle Life" in 2007 by one of my older cousins who served in the Navy during the 90s. One day he asked if i was interested in being a turtle and i replied "Hell why not" so that night we went out to a bar he often patronized..So after about 15...

Turtle Club Origin Story

How did I become a turtle? Well, I was born as a member of the turtle clan of the Delaware nation, but there is more: Mom was Rosie the Riveter. She worked on B-17s. I grew up loving airplanes. I joined USAF in 1972. I served in England on old bomber bases (8th Air...

Turtle Club Origin Story

I was first initiated into the Turtles in the early 80s while serving in the Navy. Following my discharge from active duty, I went through a rough time where I lost everything. Even after all these years I remember the correct response to the question: At you a...

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