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Eaaffiitf? . ■ ■ H0t LAI ' iSSfc . M w ; EH » H -■y SEYCG-23 WestPac ' 91- ' 92 THE BULLISH CRUISER Efef wfcX mt v tt ' m uim mi t .: i ■ • - 53 .•: » »•»• « J± ' pteet icUturuzl Willi , ?. % {, (k. tiaited States TituMf, Fleet Admiral HALSEY was born in Elizabeth, New Jersey, 30 October 1882, the son of Captain William F. HALSEY, USN, and Anne Brewster HALSEY. He was appointed to the U.S. NAVAL Academy in 1900 and graduated in February 1904. After graduation. Admiral HALSEY served in many capacities ranging from Naval Attache to ship commands. Much of his early career during and subsequent to World War I was devoted to commanding destroyers. In 1935, at the age of 52, he won his wings and was designated a Naval Aviator. The succeeding years brought to the forefront of his time-tested command abilities and saw Admiral HALSEY commanding first the USS SARATOGA and later tin- South Pacific area where he doggedlv set about and succeeded in routing enemy forces from Guadalcanal and the Solomon Islands. In June 1944, Admiral HALSEY assumed command of the Third Fleet and was des- ignated commander of the Western Pacific Task Force. Beginning in August 1944, his forces left a trail of enemy ruin and destruction in Palaus, Philippine, Formosa (Tai- wan), Okinawa and the South China Sea, and decisivelv defeated enemy sea and air force operations in the Western Carolines and the Philippine Islands. In the final phases of the war in the Pacific, Admiral HALSEYS Third Fleet participated in the Okinawa Campaign, and later his fast carrier task forces proceeded northward and struck at Tokvo in July 1945. In November 1945, Admiral HALSEY relinquished command of the Third Fleet which had exemplified his slogan: " HIT HARD, HIT FAST, HIT OFTEN " . Fleet Admiral HALSEY retired from active duty in December 1946. Admiral HALSEY died in 1959 and was buried with lull military honors on 20 August in Arlington National Cemetery. Hull Halscv 11SS f¥ zfoetf, ' i¥c to i(t In 1959. tilt- United States Congress authorized construction of DLG-23, a LEAHY class destroyer. This ship, later named alter the illustrious and aggressive Fleet Admiral William F. (BULL) Halsev, would, through her successful service to her country, live up to the legacy of the man she was named for. On the 25th of September 1959, San Francisco Naval Shipyard was awarded the contract to build DLG-23, which was to be named in honor of Fleet Admiral Hake who had died th.u year. Work steadily progressed and on January 15. 1962, DLG-23 was christened " Halsey " , by two of FADM Halsey ' s granddaughters, Mrs. Spruance Denham and Miss Jane Halsev. with a third grand- daughter, Miss Ann Halsey, acting as Maid of Honor. On the third of February 1963, HALSEY ' s prospective Com- manding Officer, Captain Herbert II. Anderson, reported on board for duty. Finally, after three years, construction was completed on July 8, 1963 and HALSEY was commissioned on the 20th of July. At her commissioning, then Secretary of the Navy, the Honor- able Fred Korth, was the principle speaker, with Fleet Admiral Chester Nimit and Mr. William F. Halsev III also speaking. The day of the commissioning ceremonies, included an almost total eclipse of the sun. as if to underscore that this was no ordinary ship. HALSEY departed San Francisco on November 25, 1963 for ASW tests and acoustical noise survevs. Completing these tests, she arrived in her new homeport of San Diego, December II. 1963 and was honored with a " Welcome Aboard " ceremony, host- ed by the USS HAMMER (DD-718). HALSEY became Destroyer Squadron Seven ' s newest member and was placed in DESDIY 71, with the HAMNER, BUCK and POWELL. Shortly after joining the Fleet, HALSEY had occasion to prove her Anti-Air Warfare prowess when she acted as screen comman- der in a special Sea Power demonstration for the Secretan of the Navy. HALSEY participated in her first large scale Fleet exercise, UNION SQUARE, over a ten da period, from September 28, 1964 to October 6. The verv next dav, HALSEY saw her first Change of Command as Captain George W. Ringenberg relieved Captain Herbert H. Anderson. Three months after assuming Command. Captain Ringenberg took HALSEY and her crew and departed home and family for her first major deployment (WEST- PAC) in which she operated with the U.S. Nan ' s attack carrier forces off the coast of Vietnam. In addition, to duties as rescue destroyer and Anti-Submarine Warfare assignments, she employed her advanced Combat information Center (CIC) and endurance on station, to conduct AAW operations. For her ser- vice, HALSEY earned the Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal. She returned home to San Diego in August of 1965. Shortly after returning from WestPac, Captain O W. Ringen- berg was relieved as Commanding Officer, bv Captain J.J. Le Bour- geois, in a ceremony held on September 10. Less than a year after returning from her last deployment. HALSEY departed on July 2, 1966 for what was to be very eventful and noteworthy second deployment. Arriving on station in the Gulf of Tonkin. HALSEY was assigned to the Southern Search and Rescue (SAR) station, off the coast of North Vietnam. The first of HALSEY ' s rescues came on the 18th of August when LCDR Demitrio Verich had to para- chute from his damaged F8C Crusader, just one and one quarter mile from the North Vietnam shore. Within three minutes, HALSEY ' s helo proceeded to the scene and despite being taken under fire from the shore, successfully hoisted the pilot and returned to the HALSEY. The next dav, a Vigilante RA5C was hit over Vietnam and crashed into the Gulf of Tonkin, where the HALSEY ' s helo picked up the pilot. Later, on August 28, an All! Skvraider took a hit and the pilot, CDR Gordon Smith, bailed out very close to shore. With a USAF Albatross decoying fire, HALSEY again made the rescue. On the fifth of October, the HALSEY experimentally refueled the USS COLLETT (DD-730), the first time anything like this had been done bv a LEAHY class destroyer. Eleven davs later, HALSEY received a message that there was a helo that had been badly shot up, was short of fuel and was not able to return to her ship. She homed in on HALSEY ' s TACAN, made an approach on HALSEY ' s flight deck, lost control and crashed into the sea. HALSEY ' s helo and motor whale boat were immediately dis- patched to the scene and succeeded in rescuing ten people from the helo. just before the helo capsized and sank. Eighteen days later, HALSEY picked up a distress signal from a downed F4C Phantom, dispatched her helo and picked up the Phantom ' s Pilot and Radar Intercept Officer before they even had a chance to light a distress flare. Right before she was to be relieved bv the USS REEVES (DLG- 24), on November 6. HALSEY had the greatest test of her capabil- ities. Captain Victor Vicarra, USAF, was forced to eject from his F105 deep over North Vietnam, near the Laotian border, FLALSEY immediately launched her helo and directed it to the scene as she proceeded down the coast at high speed to shorten the return flight of the helo. As nightfall approached, HALSEY ' S helo spotted the downed pilot ' s flare and picked up the pilot. The helo, low on fuel, raced back to the HALSEY and " COOPER ' S GRAY GHOST " landed on HALSEY ' s flight deck with a scant two minutes of fuel remaining. After five and a hall months of hard work, HALSEY returned to San Diego on the 21st of December, just in time to enjoy Christ- mas at home. During 1967. HALSEY was awarded her first Battle " E " and was also presented the ' Navy Unit Commendation for her actions dur- ing the WestPac of the previous year. On July 6, 1967, the HALSEY saw the Command change hands as Captain Vincent I.. Murtha relieved laptainJJ. LeBorgeois. Aftei spending all ol 1967 in the U.S., HALSEY once again departed lor WestPac on fanuary 2. 1968 in company with the L ' SS ENTERPRISE (CVN-65) and tin USS TRUXTON (DLGN- 35). While crossing the Pacific, the three ships encountered ven heav) seas, sometimes as high as 30 leet. which produced a tragic event. While walking along the signal bridge, ETR3 William W. Francis Jr.. was swept off his feet and over the side of the ship. Four hours of searching bv the three ships proved fruitless as Pettv Officer Francis was never seen to surface. To this day during rough sea and stormy weather, sailors have claimed to see the ghost ot Petty Officer Francis walking on the sea trying in vain to reach its bow and vanishing into the mist as he comes closer. During the deployment, HALSEY ' s actions on the SAR stations resulted in the recoverv of seven downed pilots. In addition to using her two helos for SAR operations, HALSEY recovered a spe- cial purpose aircraft from the water and later the same day, a " Jollv Green Giant " helo made an emergency landing on the fantail, with little margin for error. For her actions on the deployment, HALSEY earned the Meritorious Unit Commendation. On the 14th of Otober 1968, Captain Vincent L. Murtha com- pleted his tour of duty and was relieved by Captain Wvatt E. Harp- er, Jr. just over a year later on December 10, HALSEY saw anoth- er Change of Command ceremo- ny as Captain J. A. Hooper relieved Captain W.E. Harper Jr. March 2nd through the 10th of 1970. HALSEY participated in Readiness Operational Evalua- tion, with Vice Admiral Isaac Kidd.Jr. embarked. Later on that year, on the 22nd of October. HALSEY once again set sail for the Western Pacific, this time with the USS HAN- COCK (CVA-19). On the 15th of December 1970, HALSEY received a message telling of the sinking of a Repub- lic of Korea fern. HALSEY rushed to the area and became on scene commander, but no survivors or bodies were found. While in Subic Bay, Republic of the Philippines, HALSEY proudly painted on her second Battle " E " on the day of April 4, 1971. Eigh- teen days later, HALSEY pulled in to her homeport of San Diego. The rest of 1971, up until September 6, was spent readying the ship for her extensive overhaul and Anti-Air Warfare moderniza- tion that was to take place in Bath, Maine. Tuesday, September 7, 1971, HALSEY departed San Diego and began her 14,500 mile trek to her new homeport of Bath, Maine. After many port visits along the East and West Coasts of South America, as well as port visits along the Eastern United States. HALSEY moored at the yards of Bath Iron Works on October 27, 1971. A few days later on November 4, HALSEY was placed " OUT OF COMMISSION SPECIAL " for the upcoming modernization. Slightly over a year later, after much work and many changes, HALSEY was placed in commission and Captain Joseph D. Nolan assumed command in ceremonies on December 16, 1972. On January 5, 1973, HALSEY departed Bath, Maine, for sunny San Diego, California, arriving there on the 16th of February. Although the yard period was behind her. the HALSEY remained busy through Ma) 11, conducting main extensive tests of new weapons svstems and engineering plant. During the period, HALSEY became the first U.S. Navy Ship to use tin- new Combat Systems organizational concept, which divides the ship into five departments, Operations, Engineering, Supply, Navigation, and Combat Svstems. Two months into 1974, HALSEY once again departed San Diego for WestPac. During the cruise. HALSEY operated with the carriers USS ORISKANY (CVA-34), USS KITTY HAWK (CVA-63), USS RANGER (CVA-61 ) and USS CONSTELLATION (CVA-64). While in Subic Bay, the new Commander Cruiser Destroyer Force Seventh Fleet, Rear Admiral J. D. Watkins, paid HALSEY a visit just prior to getting underway for a well deserved port call in Hong Kong. HALSEY soon began her trip East for San Diego, arriving there seven months after she departed, September 26, 1974. On the 22nd of November 1974. the bunting was brought out and the crew put on their dress blues as Captain William F. McCaulev became HALSEY ' s new Com- manding Officer, relieving Cap- tain Joseph D. Nolan. Midway through 1975, on July 1 HALSEY was redesignated as a Cruiser, Guided Missile (CG) from her old designation as Destroyer, Leader Guided Missile (DLG). The rest of 1975, from Jul) 16 to December 21, was spent in the Western Pacific, operating with the USS ORISKANY (CVA- 34) and the USS HANCOCK (CV- 19). HALSEY received her third Bat- tle " E " on March 1976 at the end of a five day inspection by Commander Cruiser Destroyer Group Three (CCDG-3), RADM Briggs. HALSEY ' s next WestPac began November 22 of 1976 and ended May 13. 1977. During this deployment, HALSEY provided intercept control of all incoming Soviet aircraft, for all the carrier task force she was steaming with. Also during the cruise, HALSEY received her second consecutive Battle " E " and fourth such award since she joined the fleet. On March 18, 1977, Captain Stephen J. Hostettler relieved Captain W.F. McCauley while in Yokosuko, Japan. On August 15, 1977, HALSEY entered Long Beach Naval Ship- yard for a 13 month regular overhaul. During this overhaul. HALSEY traded in her three inch fiftv AA guns for the Harpoon Missile System, which greatlv increased her surface warfare capa- bilities. Ma) 19. 1979. Captain Richard R. Tarbuck became HALSEY ' s tenth Commanding Officer as he relieved Captain Stephen J. Hostettler. Four months later. Captain Tarbuck took HALSEY on her eighth major deployment. During that deployment, HALSEY assumed the duties as FORCE ANTI-AIR COMMANDER during Iranian Contingency Operations. Late in March of 1980. HALSEY returned to San Diego after spending the holidays away from fam- ily and friends. A year later, on April 1, HALSEY departed for WestPac in com- pany with the KITTY HAWK battle group. About one month after departing San Diego, Captain Richard Tarbuck handed over the reigns of HALSEY to Captain Richard L. Wvatt, in ceremonies m Subic Bay on the 12th of May. Less than a week later, the HALSEY rescued 24 Vietnamese refugees who had been at sea for ten davs, seeking their freedom. The 23rd of November HALSEY returned from WestPac after traveling over 80.000 miles in just under seven months. February 6, 1982 HALSEY and the KITTY HAWK were under- way again, but this time for READIEX 82-2, in which HALSEY acted as Force Anti-Air Warfare Commander. Two months and three davs later. HALSEY was in port Long Beach Naval Shipyard for a baseline overhaul, in which she received an update to her Terrier Missle System, the Phalanx Close in Weapon System (CIWS). Super Rocket Blown Chaff Launchers, the AN SLQ-32 electronic warfare equipment and a new sonar. On the 27th of May 1983, Captain Paul D. Moses relieved Cap- tain L. Wyatt as Commanding Officer, USS HALSEY. Captain Moses guided HALSEY through her last month of baseline over- haul and on the 23rd of June, HALSEY departed for San Diego. March 16. 1984. HALSEY departed for the WESTPAC that even ' sailor dreams about, but few have the money for. Between HALSEY ' s departure and her return from WestPac on October 2, 1984. Halsev hit 17 ports. Her longest unbroken underway period was 20 davs. HALSEY spent the next 26 months close to home, during that time Captain Dennis R. Conley became HALSEY ' s new Com- manding Officer on August 29, 1985. On the 5th of (anuarv 19S7. Captain ( oiilev led HALSEY out past Point Loma for the last time for the next six months as HALSEY joined up with USS KITTY HAWK and ten other ships to form Battle Croup Bravo. Battle Croup Bravo headed west, which is the general direction the battle group staved as they sailed around ' the World. The USS NIMITZ (CVN-68) joined the Battle Croup in the Mediterranean and upon return to San Diego, HALSEY was chosen to escort the NIMITZ (CVN-68) in a day early, because oi her superior performance on the cruise. HALSEY later was awarded the Meritorious Unit Commendation for her outstanding performance on the World ( Iruise. Eight davs after the start of 1988, Captain D. Pacek became HALSEY ' s fourteenth Commanding Officer as he relieved Cap- tain Dennis R. Conlev. Scarcely ten months after returning home from her World Cruise, HALSEY saw herself underway for her 12th major deploy- ment, this time to the Arabian (Persian) Gulf, led by Captain Pacek, a veteran of the Gulf. HALSEY ' s outstanding abilities in sorting out the potentially hostile air threats in the Gulfs busy air- space, earned her a superb reputation in the field oi AAW and her abilities to steam long periods ol time with little or no outside help proved that her Engineering department could always be depended on. On the 20th of July, While on station in the Arabian Gulf, the HALSEY celebrated the 25th year of service to her country. HALSEY spent 1990 receiving Combat Systems New Threat Upgrade (NTU) at Continential Maritime Shipyard in San Diego. The NTU improvements are composed of improved detection subsystem (centered around the new SPS-48E 3-D air-search radar), an upgrade engagement subsystem (Weapon Direction System), and a vastly improved computer hardware software package integrated in the Combat Direction System (CDS). With NTU, HALSEY will be able to successfully counter any potential air or surface threat well into the next century. The ship was awarded the Commander Naval Surface Force Pacific Battle Efficient v award for the cycle ending 30 June 1989 and proudlv displays the following awards: Missle Gold " E " - ninth consecutive award; CIC Gold " E " - seventh consecutive; Electronic Warfare " E " - fourth consecutive; Engineering Gold " F. " - seventh consecutive; Damage Control " DC " - fourth consecutive; and two consecutive communications green " C " awards. On 8 November. 1991 the HALSEY left for vet another West- Pac. Their mission was to patrol the Persian Gulf, this time the) were cautious since the area was still considered a war one due to the Gulf War. Although equipped with the most advanced weapons and svs- tems. it is the professionalism of the twenty-seven officers and four hundred men that make the " BULL " a true fighting ship. The crew will ensure that the spirit and energy of the ship ' s famous namesake remains alive into the 21st century. HALSEY Hismn wimtmmwihw (Office Toafttain fieotae iM. eut III Captain George A. Klein III, was born in Balti- more, Maryland on 18 October 1942. He attended the U.S. Naval Academy and graduated in 1966 with a B.S. Decree in Naval Science. His initial tour of duty was on board USS COG- WELLS (DD 651) where he served as Damage Con- trol Assistant. After completing the Department Head course, L T .S. Naval Destroyer School, Newport, R.I., He served as Engineering Officer, USS HENRY W. TUCKER (DD 875), homeported in Yokosuka, Japan. He commanded the Ocean Tug USS SIOUX (AFT 75) from July 1971 to October 1972. From December 1972 until Julv 1973. Captain Klein served as junior officer detailer in the Bureau of Naval Personnel. In July 1975 he reported to the Office of the Chief of Naval Operations where he served as Administrative Assistant and Personal Aide for the Deputy Chief of Naval Opera- tions for Surface Warfare (OP-03). From December 1976 until 1978 he attended the Naval Post graduate School at Monterey, CA, where he earned a Master of Science Degree in Financial Management. In October 1978 Captain Klein assumed duties as Exec- utive Officer of USS FAN- NING (FF 1076), followed by a tour as Chief Staff Officer of Destroyer Squadron THIR- BHiHI TEEN. He commanded the USS ALBERT DAVID (FF 1050) from August 1982 to September 1984 before reporting to the staff of carrier group seven as Surface Operations Officer. Captain Klein served as Curriculum Officer and Head of the Electronic Warfare and Surface Warfare Departments at Tactical Training Group, Pacific from September 1986 to January 1989. He com- manded Destroyer Squadron TWENTY-ONE from 4 January until 26 June 1989, and has had command of USS HALSEY (CG 23) since 13 September 1989. Captain Klein was relieved on 2 April 1992 by Cap- tain Lloyd P. Amborn and has orders to Deputy Commander of the Navy Command and Control Ocean Surveillance Center. Captain Klein ' s decorations include the Meritori- ous Service Medal (with two gold stars). Navy Com- mendation Medal (with gold star), Navy Unit Com- mendation, Meritorious Unit Commendation and the Republic of Vietnam Aimed Forces Meritorious Unit Citation. He is married to Terry Owens Klein. His daughter Alexander attends college in San Diego. f. fdmkfa n Captain Amborn was born 7 Septem- ber 1942 in Woodland, California. He spent his youth in the Northern Califor- nia farming community of Willows. He was commissioned an Ensign in August 1 965 upon graduation from the Universi- ty of California at Berkeley where he earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration (International Business). Captain Amborn is a designat- ed Surface Warfare Officer, a proven subspecialist in Politico-Military Affairs and a Joint Specialist. Early sea assignments include duty as Combat Information Center Officer in USS MORTON (DD 948) and USS JOHN S. MCCAIN (DDG 36), Weapons Officer in USS WADELL (DDG 24) and Executive Officer in USS RATHBURNE (FF 1057). Assignments ashore have included duty as a Logistics Officer with the combined staff of Commander, Allied Naval Forces Southern Europe, Naples, Italy, following graduation from the Armed Forces Staff College. He has also served with Tactical Group, Pacific, where he was a member of the instruc- tional staff teaching battle group tactics and command and control to senior Pacific Fleet commanders. From September 1983 until 1986. Cap- tain Amborn served as Commanding Officer, USS FIFE (DD 991); After this sea command, Captain Amborn was transferred to the Office of the Chief of Naval Operations with assignment as Head, Middle East, Africa and South Asia Plans and Policy Branch from Feb- ruary 1986 until August 1988. From August 1988 until May 1989, Captain Amborn was ordered to duty as the Senior Navy Representative on the Armed Forces Inaugural Committee. From June 1989 until December 1991 Captain Amborn served as Commanding Officer of Fleet Combat Training Cen- ter, Pacific, a major shore command. Captain Amborn relieved Captain Klein as Commanding Officer on USS HALSEY on 2 April 1992. Awards include the Legion of Merit. Captain Amborn and his wife Pamela have two children, Geoff and Piper. £ xecft t wel L Af- ' i IP ■ i " 4 " XO ' S WRAPPED UP IN HIS WORK AGAIN! " Lieutenant Commander Arnold is a 1979 graduate of American University in Washington, DC where he received a B .A. in International Relations. He was commissioned in September 1979 from Officer Candidate school, Newport, RI. His first tour was on board USS MERRILL (DD 976) where he served from August 1980 to October 1983 as Mis- sile Officer and Tomahawk Officer. Following his initial sea tour LCDR Arnold was assigned to the Staff of the CNO Executive Panel (OP-OOK) in Washington, DC. In July 1986 he reported to USS DEYO (DD 989) as Combat Systems Officer. His second Department Head tour was in USS COONTZ (DDG 40) from February 1988 through October 1989. LCDR Arnold ' s last tour of duty was a student at the Naval Postgradaute School, Monterey, California where he received an M.A. in National Security Affairs. He reported to USS HALSEY in December 1991 and relieved LCDR Harris as Executive Officer. LCDR Arnold and wife Francie have two children, Emily and Andrew. s . ' I ■ V . J ■ .7 ' ' xo % onmmn d t llaUek lokiei L l(a±fet xr u ' ef y((fr iaef ( fj ' tam± St ( r otf itta (t 4 i il Tc tah ain ' 1.-7, ■){ ,,;, $. ffiedfotd The ship ' s crew could not have survived the tedious months of exile with all the problems that they had to face without the courage of one mighty man. the ship ' s Chaplain. The man who slaved hours over the solution to help make life easier for sailors in troubled times. Born in Chicago, IL, l.T. Kevin J. Bedford graduated from the Memphis Theological Seminary in 1989 with a Master of Divinity Degree. He was ordained from the National Baptist Convention, USA in June of 1985. Chaplain Bedford has been assigned to Staff Chaplain at Naval Training Station. San Diego and is presentlv serving as Command Chaplain onboard the USS HALSEY. Chaplain Bedford has both experience and knowledge and has proven his worth many times over. The crew was very lucky to have a man of his qualifications. Despite rumors about Religious Program Specialists, RP3 Led- ford has overlooked the course talk and has worked verv hard along with the Chaplain, helping the crew to fully understand that their ministry work is for them. ftTVui 4 RP3 Tern Ledf orcl Only tree for miles. Christmas Eve Candlelight Service. Presenting the Gospel. A Man with a Mission. " I ' M SOCev fOU ' BE MOVING WVE BEEN EXCELLENT SEBMON MATERIAL " The Altar before God. Change of Command Combat Systems Officer LCDR Butler T S M D T M P A M S £Vrp r b a E E E K T Battery Control Officer LT Rasor ADP Security Officer LT Pesquera , , . . . -_jt . ___ i Systems Test Officer LTjg Lundquist 15 CSA DIVISION LT Eineichner Division Officer STGC (SW) Jones GMMC (SW) Burdine Front ' STG1 Messino, STG3 Brannon, STG3 Castillo, STG2 Brown, STG3 Kelnhofer, STG3 Hassan. Middle- STGSN Swan, GMM3 Segers, GMM2 (SW) Harris, GMM3 Savino, STGSA Dolby. Back. STG2 Murray, STG3 Oneal, STGSN Etheridge, STG2 Truebenbach, GMM3 Alvin, TMT1 (SW) Chope, STG1 Mullinex. " A Louie, Louie ... wowoooo ... we gotta go now ... " " Chief, Can we keep her? Please? " Careful with that torpedo. CAREFUL YOU IDIOTS " Readv for Action CSA Div. CSF DIVISION The Fire Controlman onboard HALSEY are responsible for the Detection, Tracking, and Destruction of Enemy Targets. FC ' s use Radars, Computers, and the Close-in Weapons system to accomplish this task. Division Officer - LTjg Prosser n ' .jf Divisional LC.PO FCCS(SW) West FCC(SW) Hayes k FCC(SW) Kartes - : ' ■ JJ •••9 m — •••••j ' ( ' • ••on Divisional I.PO FCl(SW) Roebuck Fwd Batten Sup. FCl(SW) Hudson Alt Batten Sup. FC1 Belskv rWS Batten ' Sup. FCl(SW) Trias T)S Sup. FCl(SW) McRinnon 1iT liii i ; -r InV? " fffFvTi Hjlb l ' m ai if! k. H |t8 TR.ADAR- FC2 (SW) Neri, FC3 (SW) Reckhouse. FC3 Russell, FC3 Sherrill, FOl iskv. FCSN Caviggia, FC3 Fennell. 48 ECHO-FC2 Law. FC2 (SW) Latham. F( .3 Bvrd.FC3 Eaves. CJW5-FC3 (SW) Strode. FC3 Gero, FC3 Williams, FC1 (SW) Trias. T PLOT- FC:2 (SW) Axberg, FC2 Brown, FC3 Dodds, FC1 (SW) McKinnon, FC3 ulo. VD R.ADAR - FC1 (SW) Hudson. FC1 (SW) Roebuck. F 13 Wagemann, FC3 Killen, 13 Moore. FC3 Knight, FC3 Russin. FC3 Tompkins, FC3 Wilder. HARPOON -FC2 Gordon, FC3 Fennell. FORWARD PLOT- FC2 Gordon, FC3 Alvarado. FC3 H ks 5 1 CSF Division -. 19 r Ok, Launch ii. i m 9 iJj Higher Education nd after. Artists Academy. Temporary Insanity. Where ' s my free Toaster Spanky and Our Gang. This isn ' t Harpoon! M t HP - 1 ■ J H ■m Painted Warrior. -- . P t Hp vm uGA I said a trim. hat Hurl. OOH N( ) )() ' I low much for V W, Pad and Installation? Defending World Freedom. Where ' s my watenvings? Midda raps £ i CSF Division w L1 3 ENS. COBB (DIVO) GMMSN Dove, GMM1 (SW) Fowler, GMM1 Bock Left to Right (Back Row) GMM1 Wilson, GMMSN Cunningham, GMMSN Wilcox, GMM3 Moore, GMCS (SW) Shipley, GMC(SW) Dejesus, GMMl(SW) Rodriguiz, GMM1 Youngquist, GMM2 Tisdale. (Front Row) GMM3 Knoll, GMMSN Chastain, GMMSN Carpenter, GMMSN Beiswanger, GMM3 Pohlmann, GMGSN Wolf, GMMSN Garcia, GMM2 Downey. CSE DIVISION gg The technicians of CSE division, under the direction of the EMO, maintain all of HALSEY ' s search radars, electronic navigation systems. Combat Data Systems, internal and external communication system. The task of keeping these systems operating keeps this well trained team extremely busy. CW04 R.R Whitman - Division Officer DSC (SW) Lizama. DS1 Desrosiers. DS3 Larson, DS2 Ackley. DS2 Fl nn, DS2 Johnson. DS3 Ciannclla. DS1 Ellis, DS1 (SW) Jordan. ETCM (SW) Taylor, ETSN Arlington, ET2 Stark. ET1 Sedriks, ET1 Best, ET1 Alder. ET3 Stack. ET3 Huggins, ET3 Pyrter. ET3 Labanon. ET2 Mayer. ICFN Smith. IC3 Riggan. ICC. Starr. IC2 Gorman. ICFN McGlon IC3 Banister. ICFN Curiale, ICFN Gooden. 26 _ CSE DIYISK ) Engineering Officer LCDR Flowers E D N E G P I A N R E T E R I N G Main Propulsion Assistant LT Talaga Ship ' s Material Maintenance Officer MMCM(SW) Fitch M E ■ A] N V 1 T 1 t II II 1 m hi (a n Dept 3-M Coordinator MMC Alexander Prospective MPA LT Villanueva Engineering Maintenance Officer CW04 Thomas (not pictured) DIVISION : | «uAfea ENS Pliant, Division Officer 0o% Back Row, L to R: MM3Juby MM3 Kiiutson MM2 Acosta EN2 Dietrich MM3 Robinson Middle Row: ENS Pilant MM1 Klein MM3 Jones EN3 Murphy MMl(AW ' ) Tilton MMC(SW) Kelleher Front Row: MM3 Harmon MM3 Sarroca MM3 Sanders MM3 Harper A-Division is in charge of maintaining all auxiliary equip- ment from the Anchor Windlass to the .After Steering. A-Divi- sion is also responsible for maintaining all Air Conditioning and Refrigeration equipment to the ship ' s boats. Machinist Mates and Enginemen make up this division. Working together to accomplish the job, A-Division personnel also help supple- ment engine room steaming watches. MMC.(SW) Kelleher LCPO o A-GANG MM3 Kmitson. MM! Klein. MM3 Sarroca. MM3 Robinson, MM3 Harmon MM3 Harmon. EN3 Murphy MM3 Knutson (Knutsac) MM3 Robinson (Snake) MM3 Harmon (Big " H " ) MM1 Klein (Kleinster) i MM3Jubv (Jub) JP-5 Crew doing a H1FR (Helo in Flight Refueling) . h MMl(AW) Tilton (Birdman) MM3 Sanders (Sandman EN2 Dietrich (Big " D " ) A Division _ 29 ELECTRICAL DIVISION ' JIftlllllf Standing (lefl to right): EM3 Miranda, EM2 Cabigas, EM3 Lathim, KM:? [ardine, EMS Moms. EM3 Ward. EM2(SW) Schub.-.t. EMFN Early, EM2 Romero. Kneeling: EM2 Salido, EMFN Prado, EMFN Speer, EM3 Olson. EM3 Mastrud. Division Officer ENS Knjawa LCPO EMC(SW) Spencer 4 LPO EMI (SW) Jenkins Late Comer EM3 Dahlkamp THE GODS OF POWER The electrical Division proved its worth during WESTPAC ' 91- ' 92. Not nly did " E " Division personnel provide power throughout the shi|) and versee electrical safety, but they also took time out to compete in the DC )lvmpk s, taking first place. " Sure it ' s tagged out!! " " Filipino Mafia ' MMM ... good! " " Slimed again! " " Three things to do: sleep, drink, or play pool! " E-Division _ 31 M-DIVISION From making drinking water to electricity to keeping the ship going in a forward (or astern) direction, the Machinist Mate diligently continues to perform, ensuring the evaps make enough water, and the generators remain on line. Working side bv side with " B " -Division, one favorite saying is " If the snipes don ' t groove, the ship don ' t move. " J EX ' S Dellisant - Division Officer m r 5, -F ' Hi ta 1 — -.. w ■v ' ■ ft ( MMC(SW) Gerbern -EMOl LCPO MMC Mclntvre - EMO ' 2 LCPO V_ ' %■ M Division The Snipes Lament Now each of us from time to time, has gazed upon the sea And watched the warships pulling out, to keep this country free And most of us have read a hook, or heard a lusty tale About the men who sail these ships, through light ' ning, wind and hail But there ' s a place within each ship, that legend fails to teach It ' s down below the waterline, it takes a living toll A hot metal living hell, that sailors call the hole It houses engines run by steam, that make the shafts go round A place of fire and noise and heat, that beats your spirits down Where boilers like hellish heart, with blood of angry steam Are moulded Gods without remorse, are nightmares in a dream You have no time for man or Cod, no tolerance or tear Your aspects pav no living thing, the tribute of a tear For there ' s not much that man can do, that these men haven ' t done Beneath the deck deep in the hole, to make the engines run And even ' hour of every day, they keep the watch in hell For if the fires ever fail, their ship ' s a useless shell When ships converge to have a war, upon the angry sea The men below just grimly smile, at what their fate might be Thev ' re locked in below like men foredoomed, who hear no battle cry It ' s well assumed that if they ' re hit, the men below will die For everv dav ' s a war clown there when the gauges all read red Twelve hundred pounds of heated steam, can kill you mighty dead I ' ve seen these sweat soaked heros, fight in superheated air To keep their ship alive and right, though no one knows thev ' re there And thus they ' ll fight for ages on, til warships sail no more Amid the boilers mighty heat, and the turbines hellish roar So when you see a ship pull out, to meet a warlike foe Remember faintlv if you can. the men who sail below (Author Unknown) EMOl MMl Jones, MM2(SW) Feury, MM2 Manchester, MM3 K. Johnson, MM3 Murray, MM3 Gothrow, MM3 Edwards, MMFN Harkabus, MMFN Tulle, MMFN Diaute, MMFN Taylor, MMFN McCann, (not pic- tured) MM3 S.Johnson, FN Long MM2 Feury receiving his ESWS. MMl (SW) Smith also getting pinned. 34 _ M Division Low Tide? No Problem EM02 A quiet moment with a close fri end. MMl(SW) Smith, MM. ' Petersen, MM2 Aliord, MM3 Sweet, MM3 Bugg. MM3 Get- ire, MM3 Sanders, MM3 Day, MM3 Copsey, MM3 Wordlaw, MM3 Elliot, MM3 Salazar, MM3 Heinkel, MMFN Saunders, MMFA Petersen, (not pictured: MMl(SW) Tamburelli) Three brain cells at work. Trust me, it ' s filled with soda! REPAIR DIVISION R-Div is made up of 3 work centers. They are DCOl, ER04, and ER09. Per- sonnel from these work centers are responsible for maintaining and repairing many vital systems onboard the HALSEY. Some of these systems, such as fire- main and plumbing lines, are vital to evervdav shipboard life and usually keep the Hull Technicians very busv. The Damage Controlman are responsible for maintaining the firefighting equipment, firefighting systems and training the ships crew on the fire-fighting tactics. The Machinerv Repairmen are responsi- ble for making emergency repairs and parts to the ships many engineering sys- tems that cannot be obtained while at sea. R-Div personnel also make up the majority of many special teams onboard the ship such as the Flying Squad. Aviation Firefighting, and the Rescue and Assisting Teams. dto LTJG Adams - " DCA " DCC Patton - " Chief HT1 Ellenberger- " HT1 " DC1 Smith " DO " MR1 Delacruz - " MR1 " DC ' 2 Brooks - " Scooter " HT2 Kellogg - " YABEE " DC3 Williams - ' John Wayne " DC3 Maes - ' Tonto " MR3 Ackerman - " Weasil " DCFN Stephens - " Rat " DCFN Cain - " Chuckv " I ITFX England - " Frog " DCFN Cortez - " Coyote " FN Finnimore - " Fish " M - R Division The Main Faces of Repair Division e " Fish " Flopping out of the watei v manv DC Guvs Does it Take u LT Erickson DIVISION OFFICER B DIVISION I BTC Bock 38 _ B Division BTC Dombroski BTC Leyva 3 L ffl ■ bti i EBOl ak_ EB02 P) Division 39 BT1 Best BT1 George BT1 (SW) Rust BT1 Molles BT2 Mitchell BT2 Barker BT2 Noble A I BT2 Martin BT2 Durbaski BT2 Olsen BT2 Christianson BT2 KeK luii 000 Days TCL BT2 Munoz man Robin? 5 Bush 3 Coleman BT3 Hatten flp i f t- BT3 Tanner BT3 Huston FN Leonard BT3 Marnich BT3 Savell 3 Dillman Taking It On! Willis Linton Combo FN Gilson FN Huang FN Cusher FN Gonzales FN Martin I FN SeyFried FN Bowen FN Gamelin J vV " W BT2 Ketsham, BT2 Duraske, FN Williams FN Costa FR Watkins, FR Robertson FN Pruyne General Quarters Quartet OPERATIONS DEPARTMENT OPERATIONS OFFICER LCDRRUNYON First Division Division Officer - Ensign Dunn B BMC (SW) Smith I 1 _ Fu si Diusiuii First Division Petty Officers TOP FROM LEFT TO RIGHT: BM2 Lyford, ALPO, BM3 K Norwood, BM1 A. Prickett LPO, BM3 C. Hahn, BML B Luriv SPO, BM2 ]. Ehrlich. BOTTOM: BM3 Jensen, BM3 A. Brown. BMSN B. Thanhle, BMSN R Mekara, BM2 I. Cedillo, BM3 R. Womack. First Division Seamen TOP FROM LEFT TO RIGHT: S J. Shelleman, SR H. Plungis, SN C Beck, BMSN B. Thanhile, BMSN R. Mekara, sk I Yarberry, SN C. Starmes, SA D. Edwards, SR A Burdge, MIDDLE: SR R. Wright, SA R. Stringer, BOTTOM: SRJ I accia paelia, SA R. C ;rawford, SA D. Lucario, SN L. Perez, SN E. Kendrick, SR M. Nilo, SA M Kearney. Him Illusion s " Was that a (.- .- ;host? " [t ' sajob! Hi _ 1m Division Thailand Excitement Painting the ship Standing Watches Faces of the World Wliere do they come from ' Skating? Good daw Mate ' The Wild One I 111 I osl " A Good Life " " 1 Am Awesome " 1 s t D 1 v i s 1 o n 1st Division 1 OC Division - — - m RMCM(SW) Davis Division Officer - LTJG Yeater L ' Back: RM3 Simmons 3rd Row: RM3 Lima, RM1 Nelson, SN King, RM3 North, SN Staples 2nd Row: RM2 Black, RM3 McDonald, SM3 Booker, SA Montgomery, RM2 Rntledge, SN Baker McKinnon, RM1 Caton Front: SN Wheeler, SN May, SA Waters, SA Polak haplain, Ever think about " Radio " Evange- n? " I )( l)l [Mi ill OE DIVISION • K J ENS Glover OE DIVISION OFFICER HALSEY ' S Electronic Warfare Specialists operate and maintain the ships electronic warfare and missile deception devices. We pro- vide Halsey with passive indications of attack, and the capability of jamming enemy radars or missiles. Standing: EW1 (SW) Terry Sherping, EWSA Scott Hanson. EW1 (SW) Gregory Singleton, EW i(SW) (..ma Si hut. Kneeling: EW3 Clay Martin, EWSJoe Brasser, EWSN Ben Floyd. OE Division Are we having fun yet? Merry Christmas OI DIVISION In the combat information center, a space lit onlv by the glow of Radar Repeater screens and status boards, the Operation Specialist (OS ' S) of OI Division earn out a never ending task of collecting and disseminating informa- tion to enable HALSEY to carry out her mis- sion. CW04 William Kohi OSC(SW) Johnson OSC(SW) Frank Gorman OS1 Rockv Corey OSl(SW) Tim Deering Kevin and a Friend A quiet time for Phil (LEFT) Just hanging out (BEI.OW ' t f OS2 Dave Thies 052 Lain Chase 053 James Graham OS2 Rodnev Paredes OS2 Eric Mitchner OSS Mike Stokes 052 Keith Hayes OS2Jeff Hooton 053 Troy Goats Sightseeing in Abu Dabii. 052 Bill Pelters 053 Kris Tomlinson OSS BobStamm OS3A.Thurlow OI Divisii m 4 3- OI Division YES! OS ' s do work NAV ADMIN DEPARTMENT Navigator Admin Officer LTjg West ■fr " Go ahead, make my Dav! " (QM2 Tausch) " Dolpli Lundgren, is that you? (QM2 Davidson) " I ' m so suave and debonair " (QMSA Thompson) A r " Don ' t vou wish everyone used Right Guard? " (QM2 Cummings, SN Neal) " Our Fearless Leader " (QMC (SW) Schultz) NAVIGATION DIVISION " Faces Only A Mother Could Love " (QMC.(SW) Schult , LTJG West) X DIVISION BACK ROW: PNSA Quinn, YN3 Jones, PN3 Johnson, PN3 Franklin. NCC(SW) Heinrich FRONT ROW: PNl(SW) Marias, YNSN Granville, YN1 Smock PC2 Kohler (The Mailman) Executive Division is headed by the Executive Officer with a crew of eleven trained " Paper Pushers " . Don ' t make them angry, you may not get your work done. Without paper, the Naw doesn ' t go any- where!!! YNSN Granville hard ai work!!! " Hey Man!!!- X DIVISION ' S TWO PARTY ANIMALS 38 _ X 1 )| ISM H ,3=3 • ' ife! " Flighl OPS HM2 Michaels, HMC (AC) Grossman, HM1 Butts MEDICAL DEPARTMENT . ii(i _ Front Cover Runner-Up SUPPLY DEPARTMENT Supply Officer CDR Hyatt 5 S-l DIVISION " Geez, MOM! Not Now, call later. " BACK ROW: SKSN Black. SK3 Dailv. SKI Farlev. SKSN Sosa, SKI McDaniel, SKSX Heimbecker. FRON SKSN Mohair, SKSX Martinez. SKC Lazarte. SKI Labamba, SK2 Xograles. " Hey, I ordered this equipment! " 3 .» ■» Working hard as usual. _ " Cool is not tlif word for us! " S-2 DIVISION (FOOD SERVICE) Front Row. L lo R: MSSX Patrick Benedicto, MSSA Dente Ryan, MSI Douglas Abner, MSI Flovd Cabingas. Middle row: MSC: AJ Soloman (DIYO), MSI Rommel Layug, MS2John Meyers, MS3 Fredrick Wiley, MSSX Sherman Scott. MSSX Andrew Leggett, MSI Ricardo Gonzales, MS3 Preston Brawley. Back row: MS: Rodnev Morris. MSSX Donald Ennis, MS ' J Mic hael King. • I a xti $ rs ' r % 5 ROTATIONAL POOL e Good ... The, well, you know. lad Bar Crew S-3 DIVISION SH3 Donovon at his finest »n SHSN Derr SHI Wood - The Man with a Cutting Edge 7 THE SHIPS BARBER SHOP (ABOVE) SN Smith Stocks the Soda Machines SN Favorite Sleeping on the Job S-4 DIVISION DKSN Anagaran K DK3 Carsten The Final Wave to the Home Land DEPARTURE 08 November 1991 A moment of silent reflection J TINGER CREW I hate Mornings The Ghosts of the Crypto Van " rTJITrfcii ; ' , ,. V BM ■ u R N E D P E L R E W N A I Y S H M E N T £ — 1 UN-REP ■£ 71 S- I ' ve been out here to long, I just saw .1 mermaid. GULF ZONE Gun Teams 8c Mine Patrols I hate Seagulls! Here birdie, birdie «Mnni I H I H " . i. 4 Relaxing Watch. • J Why ME? it, me worryr I Bang-Bang The Ultimate Warriors FLYING SQUAD Introducing the Brave Men of Fortune. Trained to fight fires with quick response. Catch them at a local casualty nearest you! Starring in Order of Appearance: MM 3 Harmon FN Seyfried HTFN England MR1 Delacruz MR2 Ackerman LTJG Adams DC1 Smith EN3 Murphy EM3 Morris DC2 Maes DCFN Stephens EN2 Dietrich MM3 Jones DCFN Cortez 1 112 Kellogg DCFN Cain DC2 Brooks IC3 Riggan MM3 Robinson DCC: Patton DC3 Williams FN Finnimore HTI Ellenberger - Hoseman - Boundriman - 2 Plugman -DC Central - Boundryman -DCA - Scene Leader - Hoseman - Electrician - 2 Nozzleman - INV. - Phone Talker - Hoseman - 1 Plugman - Rapid Response ' - INV. - Rapid Response - Phone Talker - Hoseman - Repair Locker Leader - 1 No . .elman l Y. Attack Team Leader v i y " Cain, have you seen Abel? Normal response when someone asks for assistance ... SWIMMERS DC3 Williams and EMFN Speer Ill I 3 I « 1 1 1 1 1 1 1| ■ ■■ -c r -1 i (4 4 £ » ■■?- " Helping the World " CHARITY SERVICES STEEL BEACH PICNIC ... And these guys are running our Navy????? Just like 1st Classes, always fighting for the last food. Ahh, there, picture perfect. NOBODY TOUCH IT! " zy Summer Days, well, almost. 5 THE WONDERFUL, WILD WORLD OF THE KHAKI AT WORK... ... AND PLAY •?•?•? , ■ -» V m A A GXO tt amzdc e THAT WAS THEN ... The USS Constitution on 23 August 1779, sailed from Boston harbor on a hazardous mis- sion: to harass and destroy British shipping. Embarked were 475 officers and men, provi- sioned with 48,600 gallons of fresh water; 7,400 rounds of shot; 1 1,000 pounds of black powder; 500 pounds of salt pork; 1,200 pounds of fresh f and dried beef; 63 poultry, and 79,000 gallons of rum. On October 6, 1779, she raided Jamaica and took aboard 826 pounds of flour and 68,300 gal- lons of rum. She reached the Azores on 1 2 November, and provisioned with 500 pounds of beef and 64,300 gallons of fine Portuguese wine. Sailing for England on 18 November, she encountered 12 British merchant men, sinking them and salvaging only their rum. On 27 January 1780, she made a night raid on the Firth of Clyde, capturing a whiskey distillery ' and transferring 40,000 gallons aboard by dawn. On 20 February 1780, she arrived back in Boston with: no powder, no shot, no flour, no pork, no beer, no poultry, no whiskey, no wine, no rum — and with 48,600 gallons of stagnant water! MY LOVE AFFAIRS WITH THE NAVY by Capt Boswell " =1 ...AND THIS IS NOW! Throughout HALSEYS deployment to the Mid- dle East, the officers and crew used: 28,000 pounds of chicken 40,000 pounds of beef 15,000 lbs. steaks 7.5 tons of hamburgers ■ " 21 ,000 pounds of pork 15,000 pounds of seafood 48,000 tacos 1 1 6,000 eggs 15,000 gallons of milk 1,620,000 gallons of fresh water 600 gallons of juice 107,000 cans of soda 530,000 loaves of bread 50 gallons of ice cream approx. 226,000 individual meals served conducted 19 underway replenishment received 5,500 messages transmitted 1,700 messages 5,800 pounds of mail received 6,200 pounds sent home traveled over 30,000 miles burned over 3,500,000 gallons of fuel spent $171,098.25 in the ship ' s store T " paydays totaled $842,437 in shipboard pay 12 Port-of-Calls and no wine, whiskey, or rum! PHILIPPINES I Icy. really, I ' m a nice guy. Dining the cruise Halsey crewmembers were almost constantly involved in some sort of sports or physical training. Underway, steel beach volleyball, skeet. running, rowing, weight lifting, and biking were the favorites. In port, the traditional team sports got a workout as Halsey football. Softball, and basketball teams took on various teams from other senices and host nations. Volley- ball and running remained popular in port, as did swimming and hiking (sightseeing). Tournaments were held in spades, checkers, and arm wrestling. Cards, chess, checkers, Gamebovs, and Nintendo were great sources of relaxation. DC Olympics provided a day of fun for all as DC knowledge and skill were demonstrated in various DC events. The day con- cluded with a KBUL televised special. " DCJeopardy " . The show, informative at times, proved to be quite hilarious and was a per- fect end to a great day. HALSEY B.ilii.iin ' nllc b.ill SPORTS D( ' ( )lympics £ 4 Halse) Sports _ 89 S 76 zil aMd " Do von mind? afottfy Anchoring a couple of miles offshore, ihe Halsey stopped oil in Phuket, Thailand, lor a much needed rest and relaxation period. Alter a short boa! trip and a wet ■ach, tin- crew enjoyed the activities and shop ping the European Resort had to oiler. P6u6et itef, " knew I ivi This is the lilt- ' " ()l I, NO! N ' di another working party! " The morning of March third rolled around like no other as the crew responded to the challenge of a Class Bravo Fire off the coast of Bahrain. It was known as THE DARK DAY OF THE ... Barge Fire! SPORT A man with a purpose. " I think we need Seven more hoses " " You mean go in THERE! " I feel HOT doctor " late days like this! ' ' Hey, Watch out for dancing demons " Don ' t ever tell jokes until AETER the fire " ho ' s gonna clean up? " We came, We saw, We stomped out its m f 4 a6trt t, e , A § m ' " jj gjj tjjS uA W ft L ■or r i { RIDES A(« i ! During I lalscy ' s slay in the Persian Gulf, we made numer- ous port vistis to the island ol " Bahrain and the United Aral) Kniirates (UAK). While in Jehel Ali lor upkeep, the crew enjoyed one of Duhais most popular spoils, camel racing. The Gull pons yielded gold, perfumes, and rugs lo the I lalsev crew. fefolrfU rffa T 6 6i oafaKzia 1 efti REDUCE SPEED NOW fc Mklcllt ' l .;isi sjH ' t ' tl hump HJUI JbiJI.tiA " ■ lu it ' s ilu- MWR lumls? (froHHtug ©lie (flu 111 December, 1991, Stye Bjalaeij crosaeii the Equator at SJooattuoe U13.32.Ut, ICatituftc lUrilll ' , As she croHoea it, the creui followed the Auricttt (flrftcr of the Seep anil purged the uessel of all PoUjuiooh. Despite Stormy ktea, arustu, hell lacks initiates 2113 Jloluutoos itt the dime Sonoreo tSitual. " Davev Jones. Arriving ... " BON ' C " I couldn ' t help myself. 1 just had to eat something. ' " We heard that Hugh Hefner was looking lor new Lie V " 96 " Crossing The Equator f I t r i i 1 1 J MA ' BE SiffP , SHeuB iiiiii 1 «% ■ " USS La Salle. AGF 3 SHIPS USS Dwight D. Eisenhower. CVN 69 . 1 - " t ■ ■ - - _ - l ig .y .. 1ir — _ .. B9H USS Antietam, CG 54 USCG Boutwell, WHEC 719 USS Ticonderoga, CG 47 1 USS Arthur W. Radford, DD 968 SRI LANKAN Merchant IN PASSING USS Tnixlun. CGN 35 USS Eisenhower receiving stores from USNS Diehl USS Fox, CG 33 USS Chandler. DDG 996 USS Reuben James, FFG 57 SCttyafa ie • HMrimBHl i ;2 £=£:§§ JIlffllHIll ■ Sg a.Jflllj ul PdIIiiIiI - - ' 9b Hsr " qllll BMb l P " jEr " » J:fj s j i « B 1 — " ■ — — ' " - «- ••■ mi! " Ti E SVMBOL OF SINGAPORE. THEMERLIOH SIR STAMFORD RAFFLES w ' P- AmOb ' • v tr-h - ' A W A R D S 102 ki:i . v N 0 ' . .si 91 » v ftba v S tHV iMA!2 SAND SON ,NOF RICHARD THEODORE PFTFR ;r ' ■ „ „ SON O f OHvCST OA ' ' D£C9 ™an-KLIN.24DEC9I sr ; " " Cruise Babies 1 r . " 1 r 4T CELESTE NICHOLE HAHN, 9 JAN 92 DAUGHTER OF CHRISTOPHER AND MICHELLE ANTHONY JOSEPH SCHUBERT, 2 JAN 92 sZn Of -PATRICK AND TONYA BRANDON PHII I IP en n , ssisSs so fSicandjoanne KEVIN BEDFORD, JR.. 14 FEB 92 SON OF KEVIN AND LETT1E SSSSSSSSSS5SP- During the cruise, fourteen of our shipmates and their families were blessed with additions. We are proud that we can present these beautiful new sons and daughters on these two pages. Halsey would like to take this opportunity to thank the mothers for the sacrifice of having their husbands out to sea during this extremely impor- tant time. SON OF ISAAC AND JULIE DR£Ua dann a SON OF MICHAEL AND CAREY w 1 • : ■ .iii ' illB i ■ « m-i js •a llA " Ba " PCtM TIGER CRUISE The Memories that last forever J 11 The chance to experience freedom » - Learning what Daddv does And taking on new challenges. i Von mean it ' s this easy? I Don ' t tell anybody I ' m seasick, son " Nobody touch the " fire " button like this 5 " Mr • • BL f % W w j J rJ . ™ 1 w il sT 1 y ' KM ,Jmp9 1 « • E4 1 i 1 u I VJ! 1 F2 " Jut 1 1 1 A Jk k . 1 1 B J 3 fcteifc - BH u n W Although a small island, Guam offered the crew plenty of sights and things to do. From some of the most beautiful beaches to be found, to what is considered definitely top rated diving, the places such as Talafofo Falls, Two Lovers Point, Orote Point, the night life of Agana and Tamuning. There is something for everyone on Guam. 113 HOMECOMING 30 April 1992 We ' ve be SMcai " ■•• -: i I missed vou too. £LiM HOME 55HM.5EY- " YDU! ■• : ' I " -7 H - urn ild like to thank all of you who helped with the production of this book. Whethei w " helped with layout, copy, art, research, or simpl) volun- teered some of your pictures, youplayedan indis- pensable role. Halsey enthusiasm and support was unbelievable. Once again, thank vou and enjoy the cruisebook. Mark William Best ET1 Editor Special thanks to the following people, without whose efforts the cruisebook would have never been completed: EXS David Dunn d isor ET1 Mark W. Best Editor RP. ' ) Terry Ledford Assistant Editor OSSJames Graham Copy Layout ' Photography EM3 Brian Ward Copy Layout Kari Love Copy Layout EM2Fabert Romero Cover Art Arr DC? Ronald Maes Cover Art Runner-up Art BM2 Kevin Lyford Copy Layout YNSN Craig Granville Research Copy Lavout m Walsworth Publishing Company Marcelme. Missouri 64658 USA Vic Nigra. 10755 Anaheim. La Mesa. CA 92041 (619)660-8101 Tasmania ' Kerguelen Islands Q Jen Skeltback Collator . Phoenix 0 Islands «• °4 9 $ o % Christmas .Island V PACIFIC OCEAN Equator «V. . ' , ' ' SOUTH ll WELLINGTON III Q Z PACIFIC Ji -w§ag - . ' Ad- S iA+A " w T £ ijk s Itinerary .Arrive Port of Call Depart S,ni [)|. ■-,. ( 8 NOV 91 15 NOV 91 Pearl Harbor, HI 17 N ) 91 1 DEC 91 Subic Bay, PI 7 DEC 91 1IIDEC91 Crossed ihe Equator 11 DEC 91 Fuel Stop in Singapore 13 DEC 91 Phuket, Thailand 16 DEC 91 19 DEC 91 Fuel stop in Colombo . Sri Lanka 26 DEC 91 Bahrain 29 Ml 91 3 [AN 92 Bahrain 5 | A 92 7 JAN 92 |ah.il VI, 1 VI 13 JAN 92 20 J AN 92 Bahrain 24 JAN 92 It FEB 92 Abu Dhabi. UAE 22 FEB 92 ] MAR ml ' Bahrain 9 MAR 92 22 MAR 92 Singapore 25 NL R 92 29 MAR 92 Hong Kong 3 APR 92 S APR 92 Guam 17. APR 92 21 .APR 92 Pearl Harbor. HI 23 APR 92 23 APR 92 I igei Cruise 30 APR 92 SO APR 92 San Diego. CA = V A Walsworth

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