Steve Dickson wears a chemical exposure suit aboard the SS Northern Lights on March 22, 2003.
Steve Dickson wears a chemical exposure suit aboard the SS Northern Lights on March 22, 2003. Courtesy Steve Dickson
Steve Dickson wears a chemical exposure suit aboard the SS Northern Lights on March 22, 2003. Courtesy Steve Dickson

Local merchant mariner and SS Northern Lights shipmates were called to duty in war zone – and were proud to help out

April 13, 2003 12:00 AM