My times aboard the uss cleveland
By mass communication specialist 1st class grant p ammon, uss cleveland public affairs persian gulf (nns) -- amphibious transport dock uss cleveland (lpd 7) completed first-time interaction patrols (ipats) by integrating the use of a landing craft utility (lcu) with air assets during a recent series of exercises in the persian gulf. Cleveland, ms 38732 phone: 601 843 4702 served on the fiske: 10/54-7/56 retired 8/67 as skc uss fiske was my first and only destroyer it was exciting and one hell of a ride of all the carriers and gators i served in, the one i rembember most is the fiske my time aboard the fiske was exciting at times, fun at times, miserable at times. Remembering the sailors killed aboard the uss cole 18 years later posted 1:45 pm, october 12, 2018, by brendan ponton, abney was a master chief on board at the time he remembers crew members. Find great deals on ebay for uss welcome aboard shop with confidence. I created this video with the youtube video editor ( .
Information on vietnam naval operations compensation and pension (c&p) service has initiated a program to collect data on if a veteran’s service aboard one of these ships can be confirmed through military records during the time frames uss cleveland lpd - 7 november 1967 through 1968 september 1969 january 3, 1970 (see pdf. The once-active world war ii submarine uss cod submarine memorial honors the many soldiers who lost their lives in the line of duty in the united states navy submarine force. The honorable thomas b modly, under secretary of the navy, announced at the uss cod submarine memorial that a new littoral combat ship will be named the uss cleveland, the fourth time the city.
A newsletter for the sailors of the uss gurke (dd-783) official newsletter of the uss gurke (dd-783) early in my time of service aboard the uss gurke the medical officer had diagnosed a condition at the town of cleveland was small, and louise’s father and a young clothing. 170917 n zu663 023 pacific ocean (sept 17, 2017) airman brandon westbrook, from cleveland, ohio, throws a football while wearing goggles to simulate the effects of alcohol during a “tackle the dui” tailgating event in the hangar bay aboard uss john c stennis (cvn 74. You can change the location at any time sept 17, after being struck by a plane's propeller aboard the uss george h w bush aircraft carrier while out to sea.
I qualified on the uss dace (ssn607) and the uss robert e lee (ssbn601), i first served on the uss cony dde508 out of norfolk then on to submarines and served on numerous submarines besides the above two, my last boat was the uss albacore ssn569 at portsmouth, nh and got out of the navy in 1966 having served 41/2 years, my rate was cs3ss. Sailing on a us nuclear attack submarine is a trip into a cramped, timeless, windowless undersea world my team and i got an exclusive trip on the uss missouri during exercises in the atlantic. I visited buffalo last summer with my wife, sons, and father-in-law (whose brothers were the twins aboard cv-64) i was especially interested in walking through the ship with my father-in-law because he had served aboard uss long beach (cgn-9) as a fire control technician for the ship's talos (rim-8) system.
Tin can sailors shipmate registry click on the ship's name to see who has logged in to add your data, click here he lives in cleveland, oh dd-531 robert bulach et2 history of the ship during my time aboard 1951-1954 dd-531 anthony (tony) ferrarese sn 1958 -1959. Uss cod saluted our armed forces on veterans day by participating in the cleveland parade our crew marched in front of our unique wwii torpedo truck, driven by darrel flint aboard for the parade was rosie the riveter (jeanne onuska. Battleship, aircraft carrier, us navy ships, warfare, anchors, world war, boston, united states, boats my grandpa served aboard uss wadleigh as an electricians mate class uss cleveland was the lead ship and one of the states navy cleveland class light cruisers completed during or shortly after world war ii.
My times aboard the uss cleveland
Uss clarion river lsmr 409 vietnam service the uss clarion river was just one of a few lsmr’s (landing ship medium rocket) involved in vietnam, but was well-respected because of its fire-power it was called back into service in 1965 the photos below were taken of the ship as it prepared for vietnam and was. This is a video of the decomissioning of the uss cleveland lpd-7 the steamin' cleve as she is known affectionatly by those who served aboard her was comissioned april 21, 1967. Tin can sailors shipmate registry click on the ship's name to see who has logged in to add your data, click here enjoyed my time on the uss purdy and all the crew dd-734 robert e johnson sog3 just a short time aboard, made some friends i still remember dennis crump dd-734 bruce mosley mm2.
After her i served on board the uss cleveland based out of 32nd st naval station for three more years and off to sima san diego for my final four years to complete ten years of active duty i would have paid more attention to my time on the uss independence cv-62 served aboard the uss independence cva 62 from 69-72, was in s-7 division. While i was on the uss cleveland (cl-55), a light cruiser, i experienced it i would use that time to explore the island and to swim in the too-hot water my guess is aboard the cleveland, it was rare for anyone, other than the captain, to get as much as 4-hrs of sleep at one.
(to edit your record, click on your name, then use the edit button) (for detailed information, click on the shipmates name. Gary thompson, 67, of north ridgeville, was a sailor aboard the aircraft carrier uss forrestal during the war in vietnam when a missile accidentally fired from a plane on the flight deck, hitting. Uss cleveland was built by the bath iron works at bath, maine, and was commissioned 2 november 1903 she was approximately 308 feet long and 44 feet wide, had a top speed of 16 knots, and had a crew of 339 officers and men.