Eldorado (AGC 11) - Naval Cruise Book

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x f ,W- 1.1-a 4 1. 1 A 1 - Q 4 4 -.f1, , ,I .4 , , .,, . 1 0-r Cammaaaar Amplabzaas Cl-aap One, and the Cornmandinkg Officer of the U. S. S. Eldorado cor- dially awzfa yaa aboard for fha 1953 cruise into the Oaaaf with the ozqfcers and men of the amphibious force ffatgship, sailing frorn North Island Naval Air Station, at two o'cloclc in the afiernoo-n of January the Hfffh, nineteen hundred and Hfffy three. VL by W . .- REAR ADMIRAL Wg MOORE ,. 4 - , , o , -4- - 5 A C74 PTAIN H. N. COFFJN 1 REAR ADMIRAL WALTER E. MOORE Commander Amphibious Group One CAPTAIN GEORGE D. DICKEY Chief of Staff A CAPTAIN HARRY N. COFFIN Commanding Officer Having assumed command of Amphibious Group One in mid-October, the Admiral began exten- sive plans and preparations with his staff and the 'skipper' of the flagship ..... plans and preparations which would take us through over 30,000 varied and kaleidoscopic miles within the year. Little did we know then that we would be in the war-zone when the history-making armistice was signed ..... that we would participate in the momentous repatriation of Chinese and North Korean prisoners that came during Operation Big Switch ..... and that we would set foot ashore in such places as the port of Manila and the British Crown Colony of Hong Kong. Our eyes were to our homes .... I . to the enjoyment of those last days on leave ..... and to the thousand and one things which are individually insignificant, yet together go into the making of a man. 4eQcm7waq74 ... and with it comes a certain sadness....intermingled with the excitement and anticipation of what lies ahead. Those hasty goodbyes, hurried em- braces to loved ones on the dock, last-minute visitors leaving the ship ,.....that final view of familiar Point Lonn on the horizon......a11 memories now. Those days at sea, long and yet short and finally Hawaii, sunshine and surf at Waikiki, and liberty again There are more smiles now, for that brief hour ashore has made for happiness .... and the sea- days pass fast .... and all goes well until we meet that which is greater than both man and the 'ships of sea '--weather. And our futile hulk of grey and steel is tossed and twisted, yet labors on through the storm "Quarters for Muster and Ehtering Port!" Our first sight of the islands of Japan, the submarine nets, and then the Yokosuka Naval Base, as we pull alongside our sister ship, the Mi. MbKin1ey, we are jested with bill- boards and multi-colored signs that read '7 come 110, WHere's Your Mei1', and 'Tired of Paying Income Tax?" kimono-clad girls are dancing on the dock. ff f y ,Q C - s o NYX, kj reizaasggffgazeaaak T' " N16 f 'Qtieiiea ' t a avf K hES5Si.jiEFam-- Q. 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' a ykilhww ff 6 as in File cabinets, paper work and equipment change hands as the complicated machinery of the Task Force shifts....and we become flagship of Task Force 90. As the Mt. McKinley leaves, we stare with wistful eyes, envious of a day to come. During the next few weeks we learn many things pertaining to this land of the rising sun--to take off our shoes when entering a house, to sit on the floor instead of in chairs....and the names Asahi and Kirin become more familiar than those of Blatz and Schlitz we forget the greenbacks and the jingle of silver as our medium of exchange becomes Military Script and wallet- bulging yen. we take time to get accustomed to this traffic 'opposite side'....for as we step off the curb, nonchalantly looking 'our' way, a myriad of taxi cabs bears down on us from the other. And the horns! we are accosted by hundreds of 'riksha' boys who offer to take us to any den of enchantment or to most any point known to man ....all in NF1ve Minutes, JQQN, wi!! And then, we pull away from the dock and are underway. The 'free mail' and 'no income tax' ....Pusan Harbor, the streets, the dirt, the 'papasan' with his tall hat and url? 5, S .Sa 9.-7 5 - - f,,143?E?r:?P -,,, 292, as X, FQSA Wi' 4' v, , WVV4' N" xf' ' 33565. K x f 'L I 4 H ,mf H0 7 I v ,z D f fgf f :W fi J ,fyqi if l ff A A, 55 R f , long pipe -- all part of this chosen-land. Vice Admiral Sohn Won l Il comes aboard to visit the Admiral and we get a look at the only Admiral in the Korean Navy. sa V ,.: X- Our first call at Inchon.... NF1ight Quarters, Standby to Receive Helicopterln ....and Nerine generals come aboard from the front lines. later we are granted daylight liberty and we ventu e into this bombed-out ghost of a city .... to the red brick beer hall, walk the littered streets and gaze into the near empty shop windows, and some of us end up at a hill-top orphanage .... Star of the Sea. Leaving Inchon we venture down the coast to a rock-strewn island with sand-spent beaches, Tokchok-To, where we observe an amphibious landing exercise, the days are full now for there are war-time regulations to comply with, such things as 'darken ship' ...Condition III watches....and the ever present fact that not so far away the Com unists talk icily of peace. Watching the Marine landing exercises, even though it is only a faint, we get a feeling of what H-hour would be likeo On to Sasebo for our first call to that portg we wander through the souvenir-stall filled alleys....and become familiar with a town which we are destined to know better at a later time. The 'padre' arranges a bus tour to a china factory and a pearl farm .... and we watch tea pots and oyster-grown necklaces in the making. From Sasebo, we go through the famed Shimonoseki Straits, passing the sleepy city of Moji, and enter the Inland Sea with its scenic beauties. We arrive at Osaka, one of the ten largest cities in the world and the second largest in Japan. Our welcome is hearty, concert bands serenade us, ' we host the Governor and the Mayor l - ....free street car passes are provided for all who care to brave the ride. 1 The Army hosts us to a tour of the nearby city of Kyoto, ancient capital of Japan and scene of where the emperors are crowned. Enroute, we discover that our bus driver is unfamiliar to this city ....two of the ship's photogra- phers - guidebooks and maps in hand - conduct a Cook's Tour par none. The days are filled with shopping in the huge department stores, riding the subways, and hopelessly wandering in the maze of this gigantic metropolis, the evenings we spend in the fabulous Namba - Osaka's amusement quarter .... . with its countless 'pachinko' palaces, neon night clubs, bars and theatres. Some of us entrain for the neighboring city of Nara, famous for its deer park and shrines which we see in Cherry Blossom time. A touring USO show comes aboard an we see stars fro York Hollywood and New ..pictures are taken and we receive clippings from stateside papers ...for months s after. Back in our home port famd1iar....the Fuji, the air of a city....nautical away from home'. Some of the capital city of Japan e e e ethe music cabarets, the of shops, the theatres, and to see....and At Kamakura, we fin the quiet tree- lined streets, winding about the verdant hil1s....and the Great Buddha nestled in a green niche between two of these hills ....as we first see it, we sta d and gaze.... As we leave Osaka, the dock is lined with flower-bearing courtesans - who come to bid us 'sayonara'. of Yokosuka, we once again fall into the Grand Shima, Komatsu's....and the vibrant in nature....which spells a bit of 'home us take weekend jaunts to Tokyo an visit - where one can find most anything desired A A halls, the far-famed Ginza with its maze fine restaurants, the a hundred other views never forget. 3,,,., nk' - ,N ,J i I, J" L ' Af 2 rk A-nn, 1 " c . ,ns .f". 1' 1 .wk ' " 'A iii Qv if WG A 1 vwo, 3 M A ff Msn' M.. Wai? '41 gf wh. , . Y M., ,sw w 7 7 .+ W, ,,.,, ,Y f And then one day, as Operation Little Switch is being completed in Korea .... we are on our way to Beppu .... home of the boiling ponds of mud and mineral waters, of the Rakasans, the 187th Regimental Combat Team. We are one of the few Navy ships to visit this spot.i The Army hosts us in a manner unequaled....and we relax in the oncoming warm weather and have fun. Our callers include the Governor, the Mayor and a University president .... as well as one of the youngest Generals in the Army. we find Beppu to our liking, and when we depart it is with a certain sadness and a definite hope of return. Korea bound again, and after two days of steaming we anchor in Inchon harbor....this time things are a bit different on the horizon. Among our list of distinguished callers, there comes a persistent VIP from the North....com only referred to as nBed-Check Charlien. It is he who causes us to lose countless hours of sleep as we are called out of our 'beds' in the wee hours with the clanging of the General Alarm....inconsiderate bedfellow he was! Again some of us wind up the path to the orphanage on the hill, with its shell-holed walls and bullet-strafed statue of the virgin. we get to n know a jovial Irish nun from New Jersey, and we take small gifts to help these children regain their faith in life. ssf "' ---'D IW' '72 Esf'1r?:f5gQ5wr ive T'rwmwfrQf-J-W a 'S m 'ah -ea e sw f IN- i t - if?ES7ili jf ' t ,fp - xx . I ZAYILWW h' lm- 1 fgnpil. f...:.,.a.- M V-i:1""' -J-f-:. . '- 1- -. "" -+5 ---, ssl. 'l fa-i'..h-1:-:. --i :?.31f39!9m0W9 has . "'-lcjllk L, x'f"""'-+i ....,'s so ' 'vi-Q s ss s arm . N sees. what ,xl i5?Qg5Agfs- . Sasebo, and we take on stores and supplies for our Ryukyu islands.... Okinawa, the weather warms .... we take off our shirtsg our bodies tan without too many cases of burn ..,.but there are always a few. Waiting for the landing exercise to start, we have liberty at White beach .... and we languish in the sun and drink canned beer and smile at the future. Following up the adage that all roads lead to Rycom .... we ride in Army trucks to the heart of the islan .... and see the life of American occupation on this lonely isle. 'Ne XX -- -1- trip to the The landing takes place on a cool morning on the east side of the islandg we gaze into this beach where one of the greatest amphibious operations in history occurred, where countless men died for their country and for peace and we wonder Yokosuka.... in the middle of May -- after lengthy weeks of operation and travel.... some of us manage R and R trips to the Fuji View Hotel near a lake on the slopes of this famed mountain. Those of us who go, relax in the resort atmosphere, enjoy the fine food and entertainment. we look at this beautiful mountain .... but can't seem to find the energy or courage, whatever it takes, to make the climb. We return to the ship with glowing eyes..f. and a tall tale of a sailor and a mountaino One Sunday, a Japanese girls choir comes aboard to sing High Mass .... afterwards, we take them on a tour about the ship, replete with cookies and lemonade JL Z1 Eg ' ' ix'F 1 4 45551 if if gf, y ! 1 ! 1 A i In early June, we land at the city of Nagoya the Governor and the Mayor, and a Major General of the Air Force are guests of the Admiral. The days are full - as we host over 1000 Jap nese men, women and children who come aboard to visit a U.S. Navy ship. X X N A, 1 I i I I N 6 , , 5 , SK l Q . , ,,,. V .,..,, Mm.: I Wiaazsaiiimxxgm if Q -1-so-W-'::r's:p2p:2:::v::,, 'a V-1-rw wi ffff -A 'ptg17h'vj',.,A'21'3,,,,.. ...wuwgf r Q4 . f " NW4-..+f.Q fw - f V A Lf,,,,u.,.,.4 K ff 23 - 15' " J? 'l fV ,Q f . Z - ' ""' "ft ' ME V' , -MM I .QQ ,, .. U """f'0"f'f"'f 1, X fl' as 7"""'-.' 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On Sunday there is a jam session in the Airmen's Mess and the Eldorado is out with a strong show, including a nervous horn and a frantic maestro of the 88 keys. ef? with a tentatively planned itinerary including Manila and Hong Kong, we start out for Inchon - half way we divert to Pusan as the 'News' was out that the Powers and their prolonged talks of peace are nearing an armistice. ' In Pusan, our trip to the south is cancelled....and we sit and wait. Finally we go to Sasebo for a few welcome days ashoreg yet we remain on call....and then back to Pusan, and more waiting.... later, we anchor off Fukuoka for liberty.... surprise rains come and we are called upon to assist in rescue work du ing one of the worst floods in the history of modern Japan. we provide emergency communications for the stricken area. Later we are dispatched to Kokura to pick up stranded allied personnel a d take them to Sasebog included among them soldiers, sailors, marines, an Admiral's wife and a small dog. The Fourth of July in Sasebo with a holiday mealg skyrockets, gun salutes an flares....many of us go to the place of 99 islands - to swim and sail and drink the cold Asahi in the vibrant sun of su mer. 1? 5 15: - X xx I5 '-:fl-fgXf.f 1-,A I. f5'QpeCg5SSSg2,, 2g?, f - ' 1 Q tx ef Er X- X , , - -4 if 513: 5, 5 " X "Lx 1 f' " o 'tc J ssgsrsa. l it ffusm ly IUDESZKN, 1 5 irjfkf HSQ1 f 'Q:' E -"Li" ,, . er Y '- . -f 9-1:-:2':h?Qi 5 ! tg, , '-u1-- 'Il-L-471 L 1Ll-- N v 1 2 fgi V '51 - N Nick X X .ff5'-5 Q iii' 4 Ln -uri -H H Q 2 iii? J- 'D 4 s :"+f' 9413" x s a----- an xo e - H-, " X, J Qgiiiessiiss lr,e so iN"fr--al :----1i'r1-r::"1T?HJX'els : ey, 3 - K - sv, 'ixfq ztigfgiariag - .xl-N ,X I. S S I5 'fl U , 'it ll pl llll li QI ,gn ,al ll' in .Q X ,'4. !i L , ffsif, ' ' ,'f ',- Once again in Yokosuka where we make ready for the POW repatriation in the event of the oncoming armistice....groups of us go inland to the R and R hotels for days of re1axation....only to return and wonder why it is termed rest. Toward the end of the month we return to the seas....an we are almost to Pusan when the historic armistice is signed in the Peace Pagoda at Panmunja . Man plans are in the mill .... for Task Farce 90 ships are to carry the Chinese and Na th Korean POWs from Gheju Do and Koje Do to the part of Inchon for repatriation at nearby Mnnsan. The first part of August we visit the island camp of Koje Do .... and watch ships leading with POWs for the water lift to Inchcn. . 4? By now Operation Big Switch is well underway ....and we are in the war zone to coordinate and supervise this unp ecedented operation. During these nine weeks near 100,000 POWs are transported on Task Force 90 ships, including 75,000 Chinese and Korean repatriate POWs, 14,000 non-repatriates, and 7,000 retu ning South Koreans. Over ninety percent of the task force labors in this joint operation. . K . ,Q 5 . in ll ie-tif fr ft -A iptn 3, L, w 1' 1 W 1 if 1. W rf-1 3 ,,., 135252 . r K N fl' E ff. Z? -1 5.53 21 i 4, 54 - af 3,3 'PTF I . as l 73 3 .. ,1- K 'ff U' r 1. ' Qtr' Si F: ifi? 2: ' 3' -1. .- L .A fag, 11,111 , W.-:s ' ' 1. Jig' A .3 . we make infrequent jaunts to Sasebo from Korea....to replenish stores and to set foot ashore for a brief hour in the liberty-lanes of Sasebo.... on cur return to Korea, we sit in the humid sunshine of Pusan harbor in August and wait for the liberty curfew to be lifted. Hrrancis the Talking Mulen, along with his guiding light Cliff Rogerson, and a group of comic- strip artists, come aboard....part of a USO show touring Korea....we are entertained with jokes, charcoal drawings, and caricatures of ourselves by the fourso e. When the liberty ban is lifted .... we go ashore in Pusan and visit the 'barn-like' corrugated beer hall....and enjoy the tasteless beer in this land of war and peace. ' One Saturday morning we line up for Captain's inspection it is a bright and beautiful dayg the Captain presents a commendation to one of us. A Inchon and we watch 'Big Switch' from the other end....the weather is stiflingg we wear only T-shirts now, and still we are hot. On one of our treks to Sasebo, our flagship has acquired a mascot - a Japanese dog, or rather, puppy. He is seen strolling, quarterdeck to forecastle, at most any hour of the day or night ....he readily takes to this life at sea. And then one day, we find that he is nameless .... and as this will never do .... we rack our brains .... in the end .... he's called just plain 'Jug'. we move to the southermost port of Japan, Kagoshima, a city seldom visited by a Navy ship .... and we chance to gain a rare insight of the unchanged traditions of Japan. As our ship anchors with a hackdrop of lofty Sakurajima volcano, we take along Japanese-English phrase books to aid in ou quests of the city. 1 ,,..we visit Shimazu castle villa, the Satsuma China factory, and watch the bamboo artisans at work. we drape the flight deck with bunting and hold open house to 1,000 school children and their teachers....refreshments are in order on the fantail. The ship's Chief Master at Arms organizes swimming parties....and we cross the bay to a beach at the foot of the volcano. we are amazed at the 'floating lava rocks'.... as we leave this port we feel a certain success in our visit ....and know that our shining white uniforms have undoubtedly b1'011ght many second looks. Returning to Sasebo....we walk the streets in the warmth of su mer....and readily find refuge in the coolness of ' the cabaret. As we cross a bridge on our way into the city, we never fail l 7 , to meet a certain indigenous clown, rather unusually dressed .... with an 'eat at Joe's' placard around his neck . .... he hands us a card which brings forth a free drink at some place along the road, somehow or other we never seem to get that far.... most of us head for the beach or poolg those more athletically inclined, climb the diving board, while some can do no more than lie in the sun. A last look at Pusan before we start our trip back home to Tokyo Bay .... then we tie up to our familiar pier....and when liberty begins, we are off in a thousand different directions .... we reminisce in the familiarity of a city we know so well .... and as we hear the strains of a certain song, we decide it's not such a long time from 'May to .... ' ....some of us take off for Nikko and Yaruizawa....and enjoy the early falliin the moigtains' our return seems natural after the many warm WGGICS LU the SCU '- 1 1 W 1 F Rumor has it that we are soon to be on our way to Hong Kong and Manila .... and the views are both pro and con....until that official 'word' is out .... and we knowg but before we depart .... a typhoon is in the area and we move out into the harbor to spend a night of watchful eyes as we ride out the winds. Underway....the days are rough....waves come over the forward well deck....many of us are feeling the effects of a certain mariners' malady. But the thought of what lies ahead, the mystery and the excitement of our destination....the Polling of the sea we pass Chiang Kai-shek's bastion of Formosa to our right .... it is only a group of lights in the dark..... and then we see the green of the Philippine islands ....as we pull into Subic Bay and are saluted with 13 guns. Our visit here is not only of interest to us, but also a return visit to a past command for Admiral Moore. We enjoy the cold San Miguel and walk the streets of Olongapo .... on our first Filipino liberty. The next day we sa1l lnto Manila Bay, passing the numerous rusty and corroded bows or masts of sunken ships Wh1Ch brings to mind a day when in this tropical land of sun and shade. 5 I f we tie to a pier across from a liner....and when we go ashore....we find an air conditioned bar and sit with a beer or gin and wait for the cool of evening.... when it comes we venture out to such places as the Riviera, the Here's How, Manila Hotel, the Sky Room....or to the more decadent throes of the Yellow Bar or Norma's in Pasay City. we find in M nila a composite mixture of people and things, both Oriental and Occidental ' ....and a color of spice which ' comes from its conglomerate culture of 400 years of Spanish rule, 50 years of American.... all with a modern Filipino VSIISSI' o we find this a city of parks and plazasg of great wide boulevards crossed with small, seeming cow-trails, impossible traffic jams of jeepneys, cars, buses, blaring taxis, and horse the drawn calesas....we see ruins of the old walled as we pass hurriedly in headed for the coolness 'cantina'....and we see city a taxi of a the tropical splendor side by side with utter poverty.... but when we return to ou ship we know there will always be a Manila Q if 1 And then we pull into Hong Kong, an international port city, which can be a Ntough and dangerous place' eeoeUT so explained a division officer at quarters that morning. The city of pickpockets, ricksha boys, dancing girls who are Red agents, and dark alleys where a guy might easily get himself killed. As our ship anchors, it is converged upon by all manner of small boats, 'sampans', and walla wallas .... bearing the local merchants, cards in ha d. A d small diving boys, who clap their hands like monkeys, are wrestling with the waters to retrieve the shiny coins. One sailor yells nSing us a songn - an so they sing too! All the other people yell from the boats .... , nHey Joe ' Hey Joe lHey Joe!N Finally liberty com ences, and we pour ashore in ship's boats, borrowed boats, water taxis or any other means in sight .... where we are greeted by droves of tailors' representatives who attach themselves as unofficial guides. later we meet a tiny girl who shoves a wilted flower into our pocket, and demands WTwo bits, Joen ' ....and our shoe shines suffer from the consequences of not wanting them shined by one of the street boys. Il' Q e Some of us go out 'bo the fantastic Tiger Balm- Gardens....to stare in vonderment at the maze of color and grotesque statuesn.. we find a beautiful white pagoda in this bedlam of color. a. British Naval Commodore comes aboard and a Sandhurst General uhm we add 'bo our roster of steadily increasing visitors . And then one night there is a get-together on the far side of the islan ..... after swim ing at Repulse Bay ....a seafood dinner at A one of the 'floating restaurants' at Aberdeen. we ride the peak tram....an look out over this beautiful colony, and across the bay to the Bamboo curtain....the not too distant mountains of Red China. we buy an buy....tailored clothes, Silks, camphor and teak chests, and everything imaginable. s Our eyes take to the mode of' the day here .... where the women wear a provocative style skirt, which has a slit On either side to about six inches above the knee. f' fan After all too few days, we steam out of this harbor, past the patch-sailed junks with purple hues....and we find it is somewhat disillusio ing to note that not a single one of our crew was killed in this city of contrasts. ....the Governor and the Mayor are piped aboard in a flurry ....as an honor guard of Marines presents arms. On to Hakodateg it is still cold .... we go ashore to enjoy a familiarity of a people who are not accustomed to the sea-going blue. Once again in the north, we shift into blues as the weather cools off. After a short stay in Yokosuka, we leave for a last look at Korea, but only for a few days .... again we stop by at Tokchok-To. Back in Japanese waters, we go north to the isle of Hokkaido. we visit Otaru, and the leaves swirl and the winds blow - announcing the arrival of winter....and then the snows come, and we see the flagship with a coating of white and finally we return to Yokosukag our last visit to that port before we get underway over the seas.... for H lengthy and purposeful voyage.... one that takes us home... sv! i - ,X , ww! Qrvwk ' xgvgafxwdiivfq . 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