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e °o H o " J Urf - OC ° .«. I960 SCOTLAND PORTUGAL CASABLANCA CADIZ ITERRAN ;, ry TURKEY BEIRUT ISRAEL HISTORY OF THE USS ANTARES (AKS-33) The USS ANTARES (AKS-33) was converted from the former merchant ship SS NAMPA VICTORY. She was built in 1944 at Portland, Oregon, served during World War II in many parts of the world and was laid up in the maritime reserve fleet after the war. In 1952, she was converted to a Navy fleet cargo ship ( AK) by the Maryland Drydock Company in Baltimore, Md. The ANTARES was commissioned in Baltimore on 12 February 1952. Her first Navy cargo-carrying duty was to Argentia, Newfoundland in June of 1952. In August 1953. she made her first Mediterranean voyage to replenish ships of the fleet. Originally she transferred her cargo to units of the fleet in port. During the Suez crisis, she demonstrated her ability to transfer cargo underway, as well as in port. As an AK, the ANTARES had many interesting assignments. In the fall of 1955. she was engaged in hurri- cane relief work, hauling supplies to the U. S. Army and the Red Cross in Belize, British Honduras. On 1 March 1958 at Gibraltar, the ANTARES ' most famous passenger came aboard. ' NICKY ' . Nicky is a barbary ape who was being shipped from Gibraltar to the Memphis Zoo. On the 26th of Julv 1958 at Castleamare, [taly, a deep-diving submarine or bathyscaph was loaded aboard the ANTARES. The TRIESTE was designed and built by the noted Swiss scientist, August Piccard to be used in exploring the ocean at great depths. On the 3rd of September 1958, the ANTARES departed from Norfolk. Virginia for Portsmouth, England with the HMS SPRAT aboard, as well as the SPRAT ' S officers and men. The SPRAT is a 5-man submarine de- veloped by the British which was used in cooperation with the U. S. Navy in harbor defense work. During 1958, the ANTARES spent 233 days out of her homeport. Norfolk, Virginia, being engaged in four logistic replenishments of the Sixth Fleet. During the year, 18 European ports were visited. Because of her speed and excellent material condition, the ANTARES was selected to be converted from an AK (fleet cargo ship) to an AKS (general stores issue ship). This vast modification was to include doubling the size of her officer and crew accomodations, installing bins, improving stowage facilities, installing new quick- opening hatch covers, elevators and increased office space. The ANTARES went to the Norfolk Ship Yard from March to June 1959 for much of this work. After leaving the shipyard and loading, the ANTARES underwent refresher training at Guantanamo Bay. Cuba in August 1959. She then returned to Norfolk for more conversion and final loading for the September 1959 trip to the Mediterranean. On 28 September 1959, the ANTARES deployed to the Mediterranean with a resupply for the USS ALTAIR (AKS-32) with expectations of participating in underway replenishment. During this cruise, the ANTARES demonstrated her AKS capabilities in fine style. Upon returning to the states in November, the ANTARES again entered the Norfolk Navy Ship Yard to complete her conversion to an AKS. In January 1960. she left the yard to begin loading for the next job ahead On 15 February, the ANTARES departed for the Mediterranean and relieved the USS ALTAIR (AKS-32) on 28 February 1960, as the on-station AKS for the Sixth Fleet. Thus the ANTARES began a cruise of superior per- formance and record-breaking supply support efficiency. From February to September 1960, the ANTARES participated in seven (LOG-REPS) with an average net supply replenishment effectiveness in excess of 99V. The ANTARES visited excellent liberty ports throughout the Mediterranean cruise. On 3 September 1960, the sister ship, USS ALTAIR (AKS-32) relieved the ANTARES as the Sixth Fleet on-station AKS and the ANTARES headed North for the N.A.T.O. exercises, FALLEX-60. The first stop was Portsmouth England, where the Officers and men of the ANTARES enjoyed unusually fine weather and grac- ious English hospitality. Much to the sadness of many, the ANTARES moved on farther North, past Eng- land, past Ireland, through rough seas and dismal weather toward Iceland. Finally another liberty port was made. The Firth of Clyde and Glasgow. Scotland. After making another stop of two days in the Clyde- Estuary the ANTARES made her last liberty port of the cruise: Hamburg, Germany. After an outstanding liberty visit in Hamburg for seven days, the " ANTARES finally headed back to the long departed home port, Norfolk, Virginia, to arrive after a successful cruise of eight months and five days duration. THE MISSION OF THE USS ANTARES (AKS-33) FOR THE MEDITERRANEAN AND FALLEX 60 The mission of the USS ANTARES (AKS-33) is to provide the highest attainable degree of supply support to vessels of the operating fleet. In addition to general stores, the ANTARES carries electrical fittings blank forms, special clothing, ship ' s parts, medical supplies, electronic parts, ship ' s store stock, clothing and small stores, packaged lubricants, and ordnance parts. The total number of items earned is slightly under 20,000. A special significance is attached to the role of the ANTARES in the Mediter- ranean as it was the only afloat stores supply ship of its type which was assigned to the Sixth Fleet. During the Mediterranean operations, the ANTARES averaged a net supply support effectiveness rate of 99 2 per cent for seven underway logistic replenishments in support of fifty to sixty ships. Upon detachment from the Sixth Fleet, the ANTARES was assigned a similar supply mission as the only AKS supporting the sixty-five United States ships engaged in the NATO, Fallex 60 exercises. A WELL DONE The following message was received upon detachment from the Sixth Fleet on 3 September 1960: YOUR SPARKLING PERFORMANCE DURING THIS ENTIRE DEPLOYMENT HAS RESULTED IN ESTABLISHING A NEW HIGH IN LOGISTIC EFFECTIVENESS STAN- DARDS FOR THE ON STATION AKS X BY THIS PRAISEWORTHY ACHIEVEMENT YOU HAVE ASSURED OPTIMUM LOGISTIC SUPPORT FOR SIXFLT X YOUR AC- COMPLISHMENTS AND ANTARES FINE REPUTATION AS A RESPONSIVE AND SMART SHIP NOTED WITH PLEASURE X WELL DONE X VADM ANDERSON. COMMANDING OFFICER USS ANTARES (AKS-33) Captain Milton A. Zimmerman has a distinguished Naval career. Commissioned Ensign in 1940, he was ordered to the USS SMITH (DD-378) in the South Pacific. It was aboard the SMITH that Captain Zimmerman won the Silver Star for an engagement with enemy Japanese forces in the battle to the northward of the Santa Cruz Islands on October 26, 1942. He was next ordered to San Francis- co, California for duty in connection with fitting out the USS OWEN (DD-536). He served aboard that destroyer until May 1944, participating in the occupation of Kwajalein and Majuro Atolls, the attacks on Truk the Satawan and Ponape raids, and the Hollandia Operation. He was then ordered to Kearney, New Jersey to assist in fitting out the USS GAINARD (DD-706). He was awarded the Bronze Star with Combat " V " for heroic achievement as Gunnery Officer of the USS GAINARD dur- ing operations against enemy Japanese forces in the vicinity of Okinawa, Nansei Shoto from 20 April to 23 June 1945. At the end of World War II, he was serving in the Pacific on board the USS HEY- WOOD L. EDWARDS (DD-663) as Executive Officer. After the War, Captain Zimmerman served aboard the USS WHETSTONE (LSD-27) as both Commanding Officer and Executive Officer. In 1950 he took command of the USS LUDLOW (DD- 438) until 1951 when he was ordered to take command of the USS CORRY (DD-817). From 1956 to 1958 he had command of the USS DENEBOLA (AF-56) followed with a tour of duty as Operations Officer on the Staff of Commander, Amphibious Force, Atlantic Fleet. Captain Zimmerman assumed command of the USS ANTARES (AKS-33) in March 1960 while underway in the Mediterranean Sea. Captain Zimmerman is married to the former Miss Leona Graff of Brooklyn, New York, and has one son, Scott. Former Commanding Officer of USS ANTARES (AKS-33) Captain William C. P. Bellinger, Jr., Commanding Officer of the USS ANTARES (AKS-33) from March 1959 to March 1960, was the Commanding Officer for the first two months of this cruise. Captain Bellinger graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy in 1933 and was commissioned Ensign. His distinguished duties have included the following: J. O. Engineering Officer and Gunnery Officer aboard the USS NORTHAMPTON, the First Lieutenant and Gunnery Officer of the USS CHARLESTON, Commanding Officer of the USS TATUM, Commander of Escort Divisions Forty Seven, Fifty Five, and Eighty Six, Staff-Merchant Marine Academy, Ex- ecutive Officer of the USS SHENANDOAH, Assistant Inspec- tor General of the Military Sea Transportation Service, Commanding Officer of the USS ANTARES (AK-258) from March 1954 until June 1955, War Claims Officer of the Sixth Naval District, Commanding Officer of the USS MERCURY (AKS-20), and Commanding Officer of the USS ANTARES (AKS-33) from March 1959 to March 1960. Captain Bellinger is entitled to wear the American De- fense Service Medal with one star, American Area Campaign Medal, European-African-Middle Eastern Area Campaign Medal with one star, the World War II Victory Medal, Navy Occupation Service Medal Europe, National Defense Service Medal and the Navy Expert Rifleman Medal. Captain Bellinger was relieved by Captain Zimmerman aboard the USS ANTARES (AKS-33) on 22 March 1960 at Beirut, Lebanon. After his return to the U. S. he was assigned to the Naval Inspection and Survey Board in Norfolk, Vir- ginia. THE EXECUTIVE OFFICER, USS ANTARES (AKS-33) Commander William A. Bowes has had an outstanding Naval career. He enlisted in the regular Navy on 4 May 1939. Cdr. Bowes served aboard both the USS NEW YORK and the USS COLE as a fire control striker. After selection in 1940, he was ordered to the U. S. Naval Academy Prepara- tory School at Norfolk, then entered the U. S. Naval Academy and graduated in June 1944 with the Class of 1945. Since graduation from the Naval Academy, Cdr. Bowes ' duties have included: 3rd Division Officer aboard the cruiser USS WILKES-BARRE (CL-103), training at the Submarine School, New London, Conn., First Lieutenant, Assistant En- gineering Officer, Commissary Officer, and Supply Officer aboard the submarine USS QUILLBACK (SS-424), Engineer- ing, Electrical, and Communications Officer aboard the sub- marine USS HALFBEAK (SS-352), Engineering Officer of the submarine USS TILEFISH (SS-307), Assistant Ordnance Officer at the Submarine Base, Pearl Harbor, Executive Of- ficer and Commanding Officer of the submarine USS PERCH (APSS-313), Chief Inspector at the Mare Island Group, Pacific Reserve Fleet, Vallejo, California, and presently as the Ex- ecutive Officer, USS ANTARES. Cdr. Bowes is entitled to wear the American Defense Service Medal, American Area Campaign Medal, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal with four Bronze Stars, World War II Vic- tory Medal, Navy Occupation Service Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Philippine Liberation Ribbon with one star, Korean Service Medal, and the United Nations Service Medal. Cdr. Bowes is married to the former Lillian Dalton of Amherstdale, West Virginia. They are the parents of three daughters and two sons. CHANGE OF COMMAND AT SEA CHANGE OF COMMAND AT SEA ON 27 MARCH 1960, AN UNUSUAL OC- CURRENCE HAPPENED ABOARD A NAVAL VESSEL. A CHANGE OF COMMAND CERE- MONY WITHIN THE NAVY, EITHER ABOARD SHIP OR ON SHORE, IS NOT IN ITSELF UN- USUAL SINCE IT OCCURS QUITE FREQUENT- LY. HOWEVER, THE UNUSUAL ASPECT OF THIS CEREMONY WAS THE FACT THAT CAPTAIN M. A. ZIMMERMAN RELIEVED CAPTAIN W. C. P. BELLINGER ON BOARD THE ANTARES WHILE THE SHIP WAS UN- DERWAY PROCEEDING FROM ATHENS, GREECE TO BEIRUT, LEBANON. ALL HANDS ATTENDED THE CEREMONY WHICH WAS PRECEEDED BY A PERSONNEL INSPECTION. AFTER THE RELIEVING CEREMONY, THE CREW PRESENTED CAP- TAIN BELLINGER, AS A TOKEN OF THEIR ESTEEM, A SILVER-PLATED CHIPPING HAM- MER. THIS GIFT WAS VERY APPROPRIATE SINCE THE DEPARTING SKIPPER ' S NEW AS- SIGNMENT WAS SENIOR MEMBER, NAVY SUB-BOARD OF INSPECTION AND SURVEY, NORFOLK, VIRGINIA. THE COMMISSARY DP ISION BAKED A LARGE CAKE AND SERVED IT ALONG WITH PUNCH TO ALL HANDS. We had sports . . but not the athletic kind A vY N, " V ; A l ILL TAKE THIS ONE A - — - a. A THEY ALL LOOK GOOD TO ME I ' D LOVE TO BE A JUDGE r y IT SIE BITSIE TEENIE WEENIE YELLOW POLKA DOT BIKINI HERE AT LAST WANT TO SEE ME DANCE. NO 7 ? NO BULL BUT PLENTY OF BEEF JUST WHAT THE DOC ORDERED - ' i -K nN° +$ ' „ ! ■ O % €■ ; " -.i- ui SEE IF THERE ' S A HALF MOON ON THE DOOR . BUT I LIKE PICNICS A DREAM ENDS ! ! ! ft i i W CE LA VIE OR MAN. THIS IS LIVIN LETS MATCH FOR THOSE ADJACENT VACANT PADS . . . ON THE LOOSE h 1 WHO ' S THE CIVILIAN ? ? ? NO. 1 ON THE FRENCH HIP PARADE . . . LET SMILEY PAY THE CHECK . . " III CARMEN HAVE YOU SEEN MY BEACH BALL ? ? ? STARTIN ' EARLY BUD ! ! ! WINO ' S PARADISE A LITTLE CLOSE FOR A HIGHLAND-FLING WHY DO YOU WANT TO GO NOW 7 7? Lo o«, e I TOUCHE. EL TORO r -. ■ iv. IN CASE OF EMERGENCY -?r WONDER IF HELL COME OVER HERE I JUST WALKED UP TO HER AND BAM MORE GIRLS . . WHERE 7 7 7 YOU WOULDN ' T DARE SEND ME BACK TO THE SHIP HE JUST SENT ME BACK FOR NO GOOD REASON AT ALL AKS REPLENISHMENT ...AIR SEA SMALL SHIP « i - - . " - " " 5 BIG J o B 9 dCpSWG , B fc ch 6 c " v c s 47-r, 1 alt- - T. £ ?y A MACHINE BRAIN WORK off G ° " VG TQ BULK BREAKOUT is? gr CHUCKLING WITH CHUCKLES i - i TO BE USED DAILY COMIN ' UP :,GHT N G 3 uip £NT t » t°sI°: 1 6 6 F OR eox es ONl_y HEY. ITS GETTIN CROWDED BACK HERE THERE GOES THE FIRST LINE . •-o- HOOKING UP V7 N V eckon SHE ' 1 MA E ' wf -• ■■••£ 51H ■ , ■-, « 4ty W BE A v eT r A? s TVs. RETURN YOUR EMPTIES FOR DEPOSIT I I I p ' £o CO, ST-o £ wy 58- » r ? =4 u U LV- U %: ' VI P PERSONNEL TRMSFER AT SEA Comments from our 6 th fleet customers: FROM: COMSERVFORSIXTHFLT 2 1 7 3 9 Z FOLLOWING MESSAGE RECEIVED FROM FAST CHARGER AT END OF WORK TODAY QUOTE I THINK YOUR SHIPS LOOKED MIGHTY FINE TODAY VDAM ANDERSON SENDS UNQUOTE X YOUR EFFORTS ARE PAYING OFF X WELL DONE . . . BT FROM: COMSERVFORSIXTHFLT 2 6 1 1 1 5 Z UNCLAS X WHEN I CHECKED WITH CO FORRESTAL ON PERFORMANCE OF OUR UNITS THIS LOGREP CMM HE AGAIN HAD ONLY PRAISE FOR ANTARES X CONGRATULA- TIONS TO YOU ALL X COMMO MONROE . . . BT FROM: COMSERVFORSIXTHFLT 3 8 2 5 Z UNCLAS X MANY THANKS X YOU HAVE BEEN A STRONG MEMBER OF OUR TEAM X WE SHALL MISS YOU GOOD LUCK X COMMO MONROE . . . BT FROM: USS KEITH DD 775 I PERSONALLY WISH TO THANK YOU AND YOUR FINE SHIP ' S COMPANY FOR THE EXCELLENT SERVICES RENDERED X ESPECIALLY IN VIEW OF OUR LATE REQUEST WHICH WE WILL NEED ON OUR MID EAST DEPLOYMENT . . . BT FROM: USS STEINAKER DD 863 UNCLAS X CO WISHES TO EXPRESS HIS PERSONAL APPRECIATION FOR YOUR OUTSTANDING COOPERATION DURING EMERGENCY REPLENISHMENT 21 AUGUST . . . BT jg ggjgg f s y FROM: USS VALLEY FORGE UNCLAS X THANKS FOR CONTINUING EFFICIENCY . . . BT FROM: COMSIXTHFLT I WAS IMPRESSED WITH THE FINE APPEARANCE OF YOUR CREW THIS MORNING AND THEIR SMARTNESS IN EXECUTING THE REPLENISHMENT OF THE FLAGSHIP X VICEADM ANDERSON . . . BT JORDAN ITALY LEBANON GERMANY SPAIN FRANCE ENGLAND PORTS VISITED BY THE USS ANTARES DURING THE 1960 CRUISE BARCELONA, SPAIN RHODES, GREECE SALAMIS, GREECE ATHENS, GREECE BEIRUT, LEBANON VALENCIA, SPAIN AUGUSTA BAY, SICILY BARCELONA, SPAIN LA SPEZIA, ITALY AJACCIO, CORSICA PALMA, MALLORCA PALERMO, SICILY GIBRALTAR, B. C. C. BARCELONA, SPAIN BARCELONA, SPAIN GOLFE JUAN, FRANCE ROTA, SPAIN GIBRALTAR, B. C. C. MARSEILLE, FRANCE NAPLES, ITALY BARCELONA, SPAIN PALMA, MALLORCA POLENSA BAY, MALLORCA GOLFO DI PALMAS, SARDINIA LA SPEZIA, ITALY BARCELONA. SPAIN GIBRALTAR, B. C. C. PORTSMOUTH, ENGLAND GREENOCK, SCOTLAND HAMBURG, GERMANY ARRIVED DEPARTED 2-27-60 2-29-60 3-12-60 3-15-60 3-16-60 3-17-60 3-17-60 3-26-60 3-28-60 4- 2-60 4-16-60 4-29-60 5- 3-60 5- 3-60 5-13-60 5-16-60 5-19-60 5-20-60 5-21-60 5-23-60 5-28-60 6- 7-69 6- 9-60 6-14-60 6-17-60 6-19-60 6-21-60 6-23-60 7- 1-60 7 -5-60 7- 6-60 7-13-60 7-16-60 7-19-60 7-19-60 7-19-60 7-22-60 7-23-60 7-30-60 8- 2-60 8- 4-60 8- 9-60 8-13-60 8-18-60 8-18-60 8-22-60 8-23-60 8-24-60 8-25-60 8-27-60 9- 3-60 9- 4-60 9- 6-60 9- 6-60 9- 9-60 9-14-60 9-21-60 9-22-60 10- 4-60 10- 8-60 im r MONKEY BUSINESS ON THE ROCK Tn e " e M Que s oo-th V ,6.W V a p 1 n n a i eJ l alencia THIS IS VALENCIA 1 TRADITIONAL DANCE PLAZA DE TOROS - VALENCIA MAKING THE KILL PLAZA DEL CAUDILLO PARADE INCAUOILLO SQUARE A SMALL FARM CUARTE TOWERS IJi r,i IWI » •■■ PLAZA DEL MARQUES DE ESTELLA QUEEN SQUARE • -. ...... » ' I IFF CATALUNA SQUARE LANDSCAPE OP CATALUNA SQUARE •• 7 c - 7 -In PASEO OE COLON MONUMENTAL FOUNTAIN AND NATIONAL PALACE TRIUMPHAL ARCH F XIINJ PUERTA DE LA PAZ - DOOR OF PEACE I ' LA PEORERA " BUILDING COLUMBUS SQUARE AND RAMBLA5 . . , ifc rf?H B » • e- THE RAMBLAS CATALUKJA SQUARE PLAZA DE CATALUNA AND PASEO DE GRACIA MONUMENT AMD TRIUMPHAL ARCH ■ " • « " -., . ,■■; ■: ■ - ' ■■■■ ' ■- BARCELONA HARBOR. - " -HT mil m PLAT. A V ROUDA DE LA UNIVERSIDAD .-. $ FROM ANTARES ' FANTAIL AT THE PIER IN PALMA ■ " i ii 9 THE CATHEDRAL - » N 4 i — — ,, ' - ? 1 1, - iff i .3-; AT THE BULLFIGHTS THE HARBOR AREA PALMA WATERFRONT AND CATHEDRAL HOTEL BAHIA AND CATHEDRAL SCENIC SHORELINE THE CALA MAYOR COVE BEACH AT CALA MAYOE COVE RESORT AREA ALONG THE WATERFRONT SEASIDE WALK ' i Frances Largest Seaport M« - GOLFE -JUAN CAPE FERRAT ' ■ " " ■:■ «r 5 rss ' s m i ■ ' ' •• ' -• • . - - ° -J _. t« t H 3jaccio AJACCIO - LARGEST CITY IN CORSICA , 1 re OUTLINE OF CORSICA MONUMENT IN BRONZE TO NAPOLEAN VIEW OF THE GjULF FROM BOULEVARD LANTIW 4 THE PORT AREA MONUMENT TO EMPEROR NAPOLEON l ' - r THE CITY OP LA SPEZ.IA PORTOVENERE GULP OP LA SPEZIA - PAL.MARIA ISLAND n§r yrfrfff lam LERlCI - THE CASTLE MUNICIPAL PALACE AMD SEAFRONT COAST OF ST. LUCY BOULEVARD AMD MARITIME A6ENCY " titdfe. ' " •wr... NAPLES IN -PANORAMA A CRUISE TO CAPRI OR PALERMO AUGUSTA BAY i v — - ROME S GOLFO Dl PALMA5 4 CAPRI CAPRI -THE VIEW FROtt ANACAPRI BLUE 6R0TT0 ' CAPRI NAPLES ». ' V " ■-- = r3 . v ITALIAN RIV IEKA - ' « .- ' ISLET OF NISIDA L___ T7 AT MEN 3 PIRAEU5 5ALAMI5 RHODE 5 I5l n e: c gSssssse ACROPOLIS — SOUTH HALL OF ERECTHEUM THE PRRTHENON BlfflTITII iimr ,. OMONA SQUARE IN ATHENS VIEW OF THE ACROPOLIS THE ODEUM OF HERODES ATTICUS ATHENS AND LYCABETTUS to? ' ACADEMY TO THE. LYCABETTE ■at- " 1 ' f SI6HT-SEERS EVERYWHERE ACROPOLIS - PORTICO OF THE CARYATIDES SYMMETRY IN CORINTHIAN COLUMNS TEMPLE OP ATHENA-NIKE EAST FACADE ?{5jjk£§ 4 ' RHODES — THE CITY OF LINDOS NAVY MAKES FRIENDS THE ACROPOLIS ATHENS - VIEW OF THE CITY THE OLYMPIEUM COLUMNS OF THE ACROPOLIS 3 €r EP ■ ft i i» g y- ? •■ jm THE BACCHUS THEATER c IBnnuT llDHNDN C attwa of the (MfJJk [ st re .MP ue THE six ' ol - u S R OCKS j_i — . " ■ ' »■, WATERFRONT ' - . ' AVENUE DES FRANCAIS THE PORT ».JL, teS - KING SOLOMON TEMPLE ,QND SoMEVl5ITC£ Jerusalem $ B thteh THE lOJtf 1 em OJiJijLJ THE CITY OF BETMLEHEM VIEW OF BETHLEHEM FROM SHEPHERDS FIELD JERUSALEM i Crcui F F L TO R COTA. D R . SN: SNELL. W D . SN VINES N W SA BRYANT. R. W. JR.. SN: HANFT. W . SN; ELKINS. J L SN FORD Z P.. SN : MULLINIX. M B . JR.. SN: HALL. J C . JR. . BM2 HEWETT D ' E SN; LLOYD. P.. SN; MERRITT. M. S. BM2: GROCH. K R. SN GUR NEE. H. D . SN: BOCK. F J.. SN; BETZ. L.. JR.. SN; DEANGELO M SA; SCHMIDT. D L. SA: AIKENS. R O. SN: BETHEL C BM1 DIVI SION P. O. MISSING FAIRO. C E . BM3: WELCH J W JR SA N LT. GALLAGHER ENSIGN NEEMES _ M4S0AI-DJX0N 1 Afc FRAME-74 %z$ 3 - THE FIRST DIVISION ON BOARD THE ANTARES HAS AS ITS MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES THE UPKEEP AND MAINTENANCE OF THE MAIN DECK FORWARD OF FRAME 74. INCLUDED IN THEIR AS- SIGNED SPACES ARE THE SHIP ' S PORT AND STARBOARD AN- CHORS EACH OF WHICH WEIGHS FOUR AND A HALF TONS, THE QUARTERDECK AREA, THE STARBOARD GANGWAY AND THE RIGGING NECESSARY FOR THE SIX FORWARD REPLENISHMENT STATIONS. THE RIGS ARE OF UTMOST IMPORTANCE AS THEY MUST BE READY FOR ANY METHOD OF TRANSFER SUCH AS BY BURTON, HOUSEFALL, OR HIGHLINE. THEREFORE. WHEN IT COMES TO CARGO HANDLING, THE LONG HOURS THAT THE MEN OF THE FIRST DrVISION PUT INTO THIS OPERATION MAKES THEM EXPERTS IN THEIR FIELD. THE GUNNER ' S MATES AND THE FIRE-CONTROLMEN ARE ALSO A PART OF THE FIRST DIVISION. THE CONDITION OF THE ANTARES ' FOUR TWIN 40MM AA GUNS RESTS IN THEIR CAPABLE HANDS DURING REPLENISHMENTS THEIR DUTIES CONSIST OF PROVIDING THE BOLOS AND SHOTLINES USED TO CONNECT THE VARIOUS TYPES OF RIGS TO THE RECEIVING SHIP ALONGSIDE. WHETHER IT BE CARGO OR CANON, THE FIRST DIVISION IS READY. n L TO R SWAIN. F. W.. BM2. DIVISION P. O: FELTON. A E.. SN; RIGGS. D. D. SN; CASTORA A V. SN; GRAY. G L. JR. BM3: KENDUST. W G JR . SN; WOMELSDORF. S C . BMSN; GOETZ. K. R.. SN; WAGNER. J H . BM3; SIGLER. L D . SN; JAHNCKE. R. L... SA: MEADS. J A . GM3; BUCKLEW. G O. SN; TROMSKI. R.. SA; BOL YARD. E L. SN: SIER. R J SN: MISSING BURGETT. R. L. FT1 ; BATTEN. C H . SN. g?rof q l • ngsdi m SftN ' E u J - i BOSN MASON SECOND DIVISION THE SECOND DIVISION HAS AS ITS MAIN RESPONSIBILITY, THE MAINTENANCE AND UPKEEP OF THE AFTER SECTION OF THE SHIP. THIS INCLUDES THE MAIN DECK AND HULL OF THE SHIP. OUR THREE SMALL CRAFT — TWO THIRTY-FIVE FOOT UTILITY BOATS AND THE CAPTAIN ' S GIG — ARE KEPT SHIP-SHAPE BY THIS DP7ISI0N OF THE DECK DEPARTMENT. HOISTING OF THE BOATS AND CARE OF PERTINENT EQUIPMENT ALSO RESTS IN THEIR HANDS. MANNING AND RIGGING OF THE AFTER RE- PLENISHMENT STATIONS, AS WELL AS THEIR MAINTENANCE AND UPKEEP IS ANOTHER OF THEIR RESPONSIBILITIES. THE PORT GANGWAY IS RIGGED AND MAINTAINED BY THEM. A SMART LOOKING SHIP REFLECTS THE RESULTS OF THE EFFORTS OF THE DECK PERSONNEL AND ANTARES EXCELLENT CONDI- TION IS A CREDIT TO THEM. YES, " BOATS AND BOOMS " ARE THE SPECIALTIES IN WHICH THESE MEN EXCEL AND OF WHICH THEY CAN BE PROUD. I I) ■ Hh i t 4 +. M V. SUPPLV OFFICER ' IMKOt AR, CDR.SC, USN 5UPPLV DEPARTMENT ASSISTANT • SUPPLV • OFFICER H.F BUTLER, LCDR, SC, USN L TOR. SHATTUCK. J. H JR.. SKC; STOTTLEMYER. C. E. SKI; MCCLELLAND. R. G. SK2: ANTHONY. J. C. III. SKG3: MAERZ. C. W.. SK3 ELLIS. W. G.. SK3; BAUER. R R. MA2 (HIDDEN): CWO SINGLETON. DIVISION OFFICER; BUTLER. W. E.. SKI. DIVISION P O BARTON R. J.. MAI; WATSON. B . P. SK3; VEDAA. E. L. MA3; BURKE. J. W.. SK3; SULLVAN. T.. CSSN; AVALLONE. J. L. SN; NANCE. L L SKSN; ANTOINE. R. M.. SKC 5 1 CHIEF ANTOINE CWO SINGLETON V The S-l Division is composed of the stock control section, machine records section, and the ship ' s supply section. The Stock Control Section is the actual " nerve center " for carrying out the Ship ' s logistic mission. It is responsible for the inventory management and control for all items carried in the fleet load aboard the ANTARES. The Fleet Load consists of approxi- mately 20,000 line items of thirteen different categories of material and is valued at 5 million dollars. -All transactions and records are processed and maintained through use of ship-board installed Electric Accounting Machines. The Machine Records Section is responsible for prosessing all fleet load transactions. This is accomplished through utilization of eight EAM (IBM) machines. One unique machine, the card-to-tape converter, converts EAM reorder cards into a punched paper teletype tape. This reorder tape is then transmitted, via the ship ' s radio, to the Naval Supply Center, Norfolk, Va., thus saving many valuable days time. Numerous other statistical studies and functions are performed through these machines. The Ship ' s Supply Section is responsible for coordination and proces- sing all requirements for ship ' s own use materials and services. It main- tains the Ship ' s Operating Target (allotment) Record and it performs common service for the Supply Department of typing, central filing, corre- spondence and maintenance of manuals, publications and many other functions necessary to keep a modern naval vessel operating. rr;y j " " " J e ' -4 4 ••- a t: and o] found ship ' s The si hearty ! L. TO R OSBORNE. B H . SK3; FLYNN. J D . SK3; PERKINS. P R., SK3; AINSWORTH. C. O . SKI. DIVISION P. O.: FROST. P. L... SK2. MAL.INSKY. J. M., SK2; (HIDDEN); CWO M1CHURA. DIVISION OFFI- CER; EASTMAN. G P.. SK3; YATES. R. L..JR.. DK2; PULLIAM. O. U.. SK3; PALACIOS. R . SK3; Dl PIETRO. E . SKC: SIMPSON. T W.. SK2; ANTONIO. T. T.. SK2; JENSEN. F. L., SK3; CARTER. R. R.. SK3. CHIEF Dl PIETRO I CWO M1CHURA DIVISION I The S-2 Division performs a large share of the work which results in the ship performing its primary mission — sup- plying the fleet. Its area of responsibility consists of receiving, stowing, issuing and managing the 18,000 indi- vidual items of supply stored in holds No. 1, No. 2, and No. 3. These holds have been converted to a warehouse layout and operation and in fact are identical to many which are found in both naval and commercial operations. The storekeepers assigned to this Division are highly qualified and competant. This factor has been made evident by the ship ' s ability to establish new records in net supply support effectiveness in supporting the SDCTH Fleet. Besides their proficiency, these men have established and maintained their spaces in outstanding appearance throughout the cruise. The ship is proud of their performance and they deserve a hearty " Well Done " . I rt- " ' : ' : " ■• ' . ' .. ' L TO R. — YEATS. J. S.. JR.. SK3; SWIECH, M. J.. SN; QUINN. G. M . SK2: PATRICK. R D . SK2; DE LA ROSA. E . SK2: SHEA. D G.. SKSN; HENNINGS. J. L.. SK3; PRIDGEN. S A . SK3; WILLIAMS. H. P.. SKC; RIDDICK. R. S.. SKI; ENSIGN KENLY. DIVISION OFFICER. MISS- ING GIBSON. D. C.. SKI. DIVISION P. O. CHIEF WILLIAMS ENSIGN KENLY ON 1 I I I The S-3 Division has the responsibility of the two after holds. Thev take care of approximately two thousand items, of which most is security cargo They have the ship ' s store stock located in the number four hold and clothing items in number five hold. The storage problems are quite different from that of the rest of the ship since it is security cargo and also bulky, security cages are located in the holds. In the number four hold the candy room storage space is air-conditioned to prevent spoilage of the product. They also stow all the package lubricants and paints. There again special care and handling is required as some of this cargo is red label or dangerous. It is significant to note that this Division was able to supply the SDXTH Fleet with 100 r of its requirements for clothing items during the ship ' s six months deployment in the Med. This as well as the high effectiveness for ship ' s store stock has directiy assisted the ANTARES in performing its mission so effectively. L. TO R DELEGADO. F . SHL3; ASHLEY. M E. SHLSN; HARRIS. T. R . SHC3; SAVAGE. C C . SN; BREWER. D L... SH2; HUTCHINSON. J. C. SK2. DIVISION P. O.; ENSIGN IVEY. DIVISION OFFICER: DAVIS. D. P.. DK2 .dm " S-4 XD V ENSIGN IVEY - h- " i The S-4 Division consists of those ratings which performs those service functions aboard ship which help make life more pleasant. In this Division, we find the Disbursing Clerk who computes our pay, registers our allot- ments and processes our travel claims. The Ship ' s Serviceman operates the Clothing Store and keeps the Ship ' s Store well stocked with not only the daily necessities but also the special items of foreign merchandise and other luxuries. Another service furnished by this Division is the Laundry operation. The men in this operation work long hours in closed quarters at high temperatures to provide this important service for the officers and crew. Their work has been exceptional. Finally, the Barber Shop opera- tion is another function assigned to this Division. The fine work and service performed by this Division throughout the cruise has definitely contributed to making the deployment most pleasant. A very " well done " is extended the S-4 Division. I i L TO R. HOWARD. P. D . SK2: SMITH. J R . SD1: JENNINGS C E TN. BRADLEY. J F., SR2; DUNLAP. C D. SN; HASTEN. V L., SN SMITH. J H . JR.. SN; MINOR. S.. TN; GERODIAS. L O. TA; DUBU QUE. J. H.. SN; NANO. B O . TN ; ERRICKSON. E A . SN; SMITH R L... SN; FARMER. J C. CS2; LEHNERT. R F. CS1 ; ALVINO. P J. CSC. DIVISION P. O ; ENSIGN MADZIN. DIVISION OFFICER CHIEF ALVINO IVISION The S wardn stowaj vei offm perfor ffienda up the been I ship ' s ' GN M +DZ, N Ji The S-5 Division has the important task of operating the ship ' s galley, wardroom and the mess hall. Included in its functions is the ordering, stowage and issue of all provisions. The menu preparation, operating the vegetable preparation room, the scullery and the provisions issue room as well as the reefers and dry provisions storerooms . . . This tremendous job of feeding a crew of approximately 225 men with hearty appetites has been performed in an outstanding manner throughout the cruise. It is com- mendable that this group has continually exerted extra effort to brighten up the daily fare. Among other things, outdoor, charcoal barbecues have been held, special celebration cakes have been baked, and all food for the ship ' s parties has been prepared and served by this hard working Division. Our hats are off to this hard working gang and we appreciate their fine efforts. i L. TO R. — EMMITT. W A. MM1. DIVISION P. O : STUCKEY. C A MMFN: ADAMS. R. G. FN : ST LAURENT. A G. EN3: THURBER W. H.. EN3. DIVISION] n The mission of the " A " Division of the A gang as they are usually called, is the care and maintainence of all the ship ' s auxiliary equipment. Their biggest piece of machinery is the emergency diesel which is in constant readiness in case of power failure on the ship. In a way they control the climate aboard ship as the heating system and air-condi tioners also fall under their domain. When they aren ' t trying to keep us cool or warm, they take care of the diesel engines in the ship ' s boats. In addition to this floating equipment they are also responsible for the com- plete maintenance of the ship ' s three vehicles. The fueling of the vehicles and boats is also a side line with them. Our hats are off to the men who operate the auxilary equipment which plays such a vital role in a smooth operating ship. 7 taii ffOl it J day ' toi thai w Hi f L. TO R LITTLE. H G BTC: CHAPMAN. M E . FN: WATERS. P. O . FA; NEWMAN. A E . FN: YOUMANS. G L.. BTFN: LEGATT. C. J.. FN: ROBERTS. J.. BT3: SCARBRO R V. FN: WADDELL. K H BT2; GARNER. B W . FN; WADDELL. W H BT2: SIMPKINS. K. L.. JR.. BT3; TOLEDO. R M . BT1. DIVISION P O Division CHIEF LITTLE The " B " Division operates in the enclosed area of the ship. They are responsible for the ship ' s two boilers, which generates the steam for the turbines that drive the ship through the water. The 750 degree super- heated steam from these boilers can push the ship to a maximum of 21 knots. The " Oil King " is a member of this proud bunch of men who work deep inside the ship. His prime job is the ship ' s fuel oil, moving it from tank to tank as needed while keeping the ship trim. On refueling day, the " B " Division goes topside and works with the deck force in getting the fuel hoses connected and men posted at different tank stations to insure that to much does not go into one tank causing an overflow and that all tanks are filled to the desired level. Even though these men work in hundred plus degree heat their spaces are kept " Dutch " clean. To the men of the " B " Division Well Done for their excellent work per- formance. )N T ' :T - L. TO R. _ LEDGER. R T EMI. DIVISION P O ; SULLIVAN. J. M EMFN; DIXON J F . EMFN; OBERG. P. F . FN; RYAN. H A EMFN: TOMASEWSKI J E .. FN; WYER. R E . 1C2. PITTS. F T EM2; LAMY. R. P. FN; LEE. J. R . EM2 MISSING — HOSACK. D W . JR.. ICFN; DIVISION r v The mission of the " E " Division is one of great responsibili- ty. Its area of responsibility extends from the aircraft warning lights at the top of the mast to the lights in the bilges and from the bow to the stern lights. Besides all lighting fixtures, this Division is responsible for the upkeep and maintenance of all the numerous and complex electrical fixtures, components and equipment found on board. Among these items are; the main switchboard, the intercommuni- cation switchboard, the ship ' s gyro compass, all electrical motors and the movie projector machines. This division also operates the battery charging locker and maintains our electric hand pallet jacks which are used for moving and spotting our deck cargo. Throughout the cruise our communication ' s and electrical readiness has enabled the ship to effectively carry out its mission. Our hats off to this conscientious and hard working Division. V-vi L TO R - ENSIGN PHILIPS. DIVISION; OTTS. P R . MMC; RESPESS V. M MMFN; McLANE. W M . MM3; GRIGGS J C . FN; PENDLETON. W R . MMFN; BRYANT. R G . MMFN; ARGUETTE. M F . FN: COLE. C P.. MM3: SMITH, R E . FN. ABT. B. A . MM3; COTTER. L D . MM3; SCHLESNER. L I FN; LYONS H E. JR.. FN; LAKE W R . MM2; GRUNDSTROM. E F. MM3: COLUMBIA. R K. MM1. DIVISION P. O CHIEF OTTS V ENSIGN PHILIPS DIVISION « I The " M " Division is responsible for ensuring that the ship has propulsion for moving her through the water. This propulsion is furnished by the main engine turbine which generates 8,500 shaft horse power capable of produc- ing a speed of 21 knots. The main engine uses steam at 750 degrees under 440 pounds pressure per square inch. In addition to the above, the " M " gang is also responsible for the ship ' s service generators and the evapor- ators. Consequently, the importance of this Division ' s responsibility is tremendous when it is considered that besides operating and maintaining the ship ' s main propulsion plant, they ensure that the ship has enough electricity and fresh water. Their outstanding performance of duty has enabled the ship to operate efficiently and carry out its mission without a serious breakdown for a period of eight months. In addition, the " M " Division ' s spaces have been and are continually outstanding in appearance. High credit is due this Division and the results of their work reflect their dedication to duty and pride in doing a job well done. I L. TO R CROOK B M. DC1. DIVISION P O; HILEMAN. P G. FA: DEWEY. R A . FN; TROESCH. P H . SFM3: PROCTOR A H . FN: LANIER. C D . FA. X y SION tal I The " R " Division or repair gang has a large responsibility aboard ship. Under them comes the responsibility which is so vital to the keeping of any ship afloat, " Damage Control " . They maintain the Damage Control repair lockers and supervise men of other departments at General Quarters in the proper use of the equipment, make sure that all fire fighting equipment is in order and working and that the proper use of it is understood. They are our carpenters, plumbers and general handy men. When a cabinet has to be built, a shelf put up, a cleat or padeye welded to the deck or one cut off, the call goes out for the Repair Division. When men of other divisions are fixing a piece of their own equipment and need some cutting or welding performed a man from the " R " Division is on hand. They also have to make sure that there is enough bottled gas on board, such as oxygen, acteylene, fire extinguishing C02, not to mention foam, canisters for gas masks and special clothing for Atomic warfare. Last but not least the ship ' s wash down system used in case of Atomic attack falls under their jurisdiction. So to the Repair Division who have been doing an outstanding job without glory, but just hard work, a very well done. L TO R - FRONT ROW GRAHAM. A . SM3: HOLMES. R C . RDSN: WALTERS. M E . SN; HARTMAN J R . RD3; BRACCO. F L . SN; WAL. LACE. L G. SM3; DUNSTADTER. G W. QM3; GEER. E T. RM2; GEOGHEGAN. A H QM1: ENSIGN GASAWAY CENTER ROW STONE. C. B . SN; MILBURN. E D . JR.. ETN3: MIL- LER. D R. SN ; RICHARDS. H H . JR. SN. JONES. P L. RM3 PASTORIUS. D W.. SN; WALTER. C E. HM1; BALDOCK. D E. YN1. DIVISION P O ; LONG. W. W.. HMC TOP ROW O ' NEAL. M L . HN; BEAGLE. W C . QMSN BIBLE. C. P.. SN HATTON J R . RM3. RETTINGER R N . YN3 TAPPE P J . SN. (HIDDEN); KUTZ. R R. QMSN. MISSING STRONG H HM2 MOLMNTHIN, R F. RM3; TREMBLAY R A. RMSN. PFLIEGLER F L . RM2; HOGAN C M . SM3; TEAUSAW. W E . SN; ERICKSON. J C SN PERATIONS DIVISION o E R I O N D E R M E LT. RICHARDS N ENSIGN BAER ENSIGN GASAWAY ENSIGN GALLETTI OPERATIONS DIVISION The Operations Division consists of Radiomen, Radarmen, Electronic Technicians, Quartermasters, Signalmen, Yoemen, Personnelmen and Hospitalmen. The Radiomen are responsible for the thousands of mes- sages received over the ship ' s three teletype machines each month, plus the sending of all the ship ' s outgoing messages. The Signalmen have the responsibility of all incoming and outgoing messages whether by flag hoist, semaphore or signal light. The Radarmen are responsible for our surface search radar which is also used in navigation. On dark stormy or foggy nights with visibility poor, their vigilance must never falter. The Quartermasters aid the navigator in his plotting of our course and de- termining our location. They also maintain, in up-to-date condition, all of the ship ' s navigational charts. The Electronics Technicians keep all of our radio, radar, loran gear in good running order. The Hospitalmen on board are especially trained for duty on ships without doctors. They take care of all minor medical problems including stitches for cuts, and for major accidents they give all first aid possible until a doctor arrives. On this cruise, we had two cases of appendicitis. Fortunately they oc- cured while we were in port. Other than that no serious illnesses or injuries occured. The Yoemen handle all of the correspondence that flows thru the ship. The navy, like all big organizations, has to have a great deal of paper work. The personnelmen maintain the service records of the 225 men on board, and operate the ship ' s post office. Our hats are off to the men of the operations division for their outstanding performance in helping to make this cruise successful. ' ..-. r- r . Wl I ' VE GOT IT MADE THANKS FELLAS Hi I ' LL TAKE IT. NO, I ' LL TAKE IT DAMN IT. RHIP AGAIN COME AND GET IT! PUT ON A BIG ONE. HERE COMES THE CAPTAIN COULDN ' T GET IT ALL ON ONE PLATE BEANS BEANS. AND MORE BEANS FALLEX 60 II NORTH ATLANTIC I V THED J COME ON OVER A LITTLE. BIG BOY I I I REPLENISHMENT ENTERTAINMENT I SAID YOU ' RE CLOSE ENOUGH BREAKING OFF FROM NORTHAMPTON FINISHED WITH SHANGRI LA J rr v Ml IV FLOATING WAREHOUSE i » I ' SHORE DUTY SAILORS ALONGSIDE . ' j " SINK OR SWIM « o v C Rlf»SE " AD ITS UP S I GO NG J ' GOING ' •« ' GO v £ I THINK ILL TAKE A COFFEE BREAK ! I ! 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" a — 14 . - ■» — fief ' . ■ ' ' " " •:•■ ' . £f " - LOMBARDSBeuCICE AND CITY HAMBURG AT NIGHT HAMBURG j J ' m . .: : i GERMANY SS BUNTE KUH AT ST. PAUL1 LANDING STAGE JUNGFERNSTIEG WITH ALSTERPAVILLON RESTAURANT AND INNER ALSTER LAKE WE HAD GUESTS . . . AND SPECIAL GUESTS f 1 a r Jl COUNT FELIX VON LUCKNER FAMOUS AUTHOR AND ADVENTURER CHATS WITH C O 1d? SIXTH FLEET SUPPLY CONFERENCE ABOARD ANTARES I GERMAN NAVAL OFFICER VISITORS tt ov S H0 S " WHO ' S GONNA RUN THE STORE NOW ? ? ? CAPTAIN SIR WE JUST RAN AGROUND NO. KEEP THE DIME ITS A GOOD SHINE GETTIN- A FIX NOW SON YOU SHOULDN ' T USE THAT LANGUAGE AT THE ELEVATOR TYp ' c AL «S MY POOR DOGS NOTHIN ' LIKE A LITTLE AIRING STAR GAZER AFTER 20 YEARS p pARTIWc T SFftVE Divine Protestant I As Lows As II Live Service Tb I Pumpi st (Organist AS GASUIP i (01 It: Ei m to j?flTnfflrr rT vlI|: t ' " " II . • Christian Stewardship Ts the practice of sgstem- j_ alii anO proportionate giving of time, abilities anD material possessions. These an a trust from ! 10D. to be nsefl in l is serrice for the benefit of all mankind in gratrtul acknowledgment of Christ ' s rcoeemina love. Where ' 1 Two {Or Three 4 ke -Gathered Tog atheredIIn MyJName- ThereAmMnTheMidst. " " -SAIDTH THE Lord come. FOU..M1. me -lno ' ,i certain ruler ashed him.$ai intv GooJ I).istc.ii h.il snail I to 1c inherit av eternal life ' flnJ flcsus saii unto Kim lticu kucu ' cst the commandments V- 1 Lehcst theu one thing.. ..Come. follow .me. Providing a worship service for men at sea is quite an experience. There are certain factors that must be considered such as; the many dif- ferent denominations that are represented, the multitude of problems that they continually encounter, the feeling of lonesomeness for loved ones, presenting God in an understandable and convincing way and most im- portant helping the men to see that God is a real God, a personal God ready to help them in their every need. Every Sunday worship service was held on the Mess Deck, either at 1000 or 1830 depending on whether the ship was at sea or in a foreign port. The C. O. usually chooses a qualified man. as lay leader, to conduct worship service since there is no chaplain aboard our ship. There were many religious activities provided for the men to enhance morale, to in- crease understanding of God ' s Word and to bring the men together in Christian Fellowship. Devotions were held on the bow of our ship every evening at 1830, while every Tuesday and Thursday Bible study was held. Sunday and Wednesday evenings were set aside for Singspiration, an hour of gospel singing. At 2200 (taps) the lay leader would give the scripture and prayer over the 1-MC. This was the time when men of all faiths would look up to God for peace, continual protection, speedy return to loved ones and to offer up their humble thanks for His many blessings. BACK HOME AT LAST . — w i f i — n-r-rr. f ILLUSTRATOR IF • ° " 1 m i p ' !»■} " .- v. ' iL J - J, ■ • •■ . - 1 i t CARTOONIST LETTERIN6 i c - I WAS FRAMED 1 IF LIBERTY EXPERT PHOTOGRAPHER Officers and men of the antares : ALABAMA: DUBUQUE, J. H., SN, BIRMINGHAM MERRITT, M. S., BM2, NEWVILLE WAGNER, J. H., BM3, GREENSBORO WALTERS, M. E., SN, MONTGOMERY ARKANSAS: HOWARD, P. D., SK2, VAN BURAN CALIFORNIA: BAEHR, M. A., ENS., LOS ANGELES BETHEL, C, BM1, NORTH FORK GRUNDSTROM, E. F., MM3, NAPA KENLY, W. R., ENS., LOS ANGELES PALACIOS, R., SK3, FRESNO TOLEDO, R. M„ BT1, LOS ANGELES CONNECTICUT: DE ANGELO, M., SA, WATERBURY FLORIDA: ANTHONY, J. C, SKG3, MARTIN ASHLEY, M., SHLSN, MIAMI BARTON, R. J., MAI, JACKSONVILLE BRADLEY, J. F., SD2, JACKSONVILLE BREWER, D. L., SH2, TALLAHASSEE FROST, P. L., SK2, LEESBURG GRIGGS, J. C, FN, PONCE DE LEON HOGAN, C. M., SM3, JACKSONVILLE MILBURNE. E. D., ET3, HIALEAH SAVAGE, C. C, SN, MIAMI STUCKEY, C. O., FN, CENTURY TREMBLAY, R. A., RMSN, ROCKLEDGE GEORGIA: STONE, C. B., SN, VALDOSTA WADDELL, K. H., BT2, THOMASTON WADDELL, W. H., BT2, THOMASTON BIBLE, C. P., SN, RUSSVILLE ILLINOIS: DI PIETRO, E., SKC, JOHNSON CITY EMMITT, W. A., MM1, ROCK FALLS GRAHAM, A., SM3, CHICAGO MASON, T. C, WO-W1, ST. LOUIS OBERG, P. F., FN, BLUE ISLAND PAMPEL, D. W., MM3, CHICAGO SAGE, W. D., SN, DOWNERS GROVE SHEA, D. G., SKSN, LA SALLE SWIECH, M. J., SN, CHICAGO TEAUSAW, W. E., SN, AURORA VINES, N. A., SA, CAIRO INDIANA: BALDOCK, D. E., YN1, NEW CASTLE BAUER, R. R., MA2, ROCHESTER DUNLAP, C. D., SN, INDIANAPOLIS LAKE, W. R., MM2, WHITING IOWA: TAPPE, P. J., SN, DUBUQUE KENTUCKY: COLUMBIA, R. K., MM1, PARIS FLYNN, J. D., SK3, FRANKFORT LOCKER, J. C, CWO-W3, BENTON PENDLETON, W. R., FN, OWENSBORO PERKINS, P. R., SK3, DAWSON SPRING LOUISIANA: LANIER, C. D., FN, COVINGTON SINGLETON, J. E., CWO-W2, BATON ROUGE MAINE: SMITH, R. L., SN, BUCKSPORT MARYLAND: GEOGHEGAN, A. H., QM1, BALTIMORE LONG, W. W., HMC, RISING SUN SIMPSON, T. 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