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Sailingdog nailed it pretty well.

Other than the already mentioned mask and flippers I would add books and a CD/DVD player.

Both make those mid and early morning watches pass quicker.

Best of luck!
I did have an iPod on the list. For books, I carry about 100 different ones in e-book form on my PDA.

BTW, don't generally recommend listening to music on watch, at least not very loudly... I believe that you need to keep all your senses at least somewhat available to your duties... Often, you'll hear a problem before anything else, especially at night.

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