Yellowstone (AD 41) - Naval Cruise Book

 - Class of 1986

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SHIP'S HISTCDRY The first YELLOWSTONE Coriginolly nomed Wor Boy? wos o steel hulled, single screw freighter, commissioned in September, 1918. During o brief coreer neor the end ond shortly ofter World Wor l, YELLOWSTONE wos decommissioned ond returned to the Shipping Boord for use. Her subsequent tour wos short lived due to running oground in the Azores. Although listed os "stronded" ond o totol loss, oll 45 of her crew wos sofe. The second YELLOWSTONE CAD-275 wos commissioned in Jonuory, 1946. For 28 yeors she tended the destroyers of the Atlontic Fleet. During this period she eorned o reputotion of dependobility ond reliobility, the niclsnome "Old Foithful" ond the coveted bottle efficiency "E" oword ten times. She wos decommissioned on September 11, 1974. The present YELLOWSTONE CAD-415, commissioned on June28, 1980, is the first tender to be equipped with o destroyer refueling rig copoble of sending refueling probe, robb ond NATO refueling couplings to other ships. YELLOWSTONE hos porticipoted in severol multi-notionol novol exercises, providing mobile repoir ond logistics support. During the NATO exercise Oceon Venture "81", the Repoir Deportment, under simuloted wortime conditions, completed over 100jobs during o three doy onchoroge in Scopoflow, Scotlond. During United Effort!Teomwork "84", YELLOWSTONE completed over SOO jobs, sending Tiger Teoms of repoir personnel to other ships ond providing logistic support by tronsferring repoir ports ond supplies ond pumping fuel ond woter to ships of the tosls force. First YELLOWSTONE CWor Boy? wiv Second YELLOWSTONE CAD-275 USS YELLOWSTONE CAD 413

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c, 'X if fl ,,, SHIELD The USS YELLOWSTONE, o new destroyer tender, inherits the nome ond troditions of two former ships. They eorned the sobriquet "Old Foithful" for their long ond dedicoted service to the fleet. The geyser contoinment, o Y-shopedfheroldic chorge colled o poll, is symbolic of support. The color red is for heot ond energy. The verticol bonds ond the scolloped white ond blue cloud forms ore indicotive of the upword surge of steom ond woter, in ollusion to the fomous geyser "Old FoithfuI." CREST The seo horse is symbolic of the bosic mission of the destroyer tender, the furnishing of supplies ond services to the fleet. The trident is symbolic of novol power ond outhority. The heod of the trident suggests the letter the coveted bottle efficiency which the Second YELLOWSTONE eorned ten times. l i l i I l l .

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COMMA DING T II e ' 'ff' -sf. - . i g v , . Ilivfzili lull: '1' he-11 1:13 i L. yTUI2 ER Captain Steven L. Turner, anative of Danville. Virginia, served as an Ensign aboard USS CONWAY CDD-5075 after graduating from the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy in 1961 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering. He then attended the Naval Destroyer School and upon completing his tudies, reported to USS HOLDER CDD-8425 as Engineer Officer. 1 ' A Following his tour on HOLDER, Captain Turner earned his Masters Degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of South Carolina while teaching students in the Naval Reserve Officers Training Corps KNROTCJ program. He was then assigned as Commanding Officer of USS COCONINO COUNTY QLST-6033, and later as CommandingOfficer of USS OUTAGAMIE COUNTY CLST-10735. both homeported in Guam, operating almost. exclusively in the rivers and along the coast of Vietnam. - ' ., W n ' . In 1970. Captain Turner entered the naval War College and upon completion of training. served as Executive Officer and later as Commanding Officer in USS BRUMBY CFF-10445. After hisiitour on BRUMBY, he attended Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute from 1973 to 1974 and earned an MBA. A tour at the Naval Sea Systems Command followed. prior to assignment as Commanding officer of USS FISKE CDD-8423 . . ' A 1 Following his duty on FISKE, Captain Turner graduated from the Industrial College of the Armed Forces before serving three years as Engineer Officer of USS MIDWAY CCV-415. just rior t ' ' - I p o assuming command of USS YELLOWSTONE CAD-415-' Cawptain Turner served briefly on the staff of the Command of the Naval Material Command. . c , gaptlain Turner's personal .awards include the Legion of Merit, the MeritoriouS ervice medal and two Navy Commendation Medals. - 1 Captain Turner is married to the former Louise Mougeot of Montreal. Canada. They have three daughters: Melanie, Natalie and Suzanne. A M

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