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SHIP'S LOG

3 November 1967 to 2 September 1968

3 Nov- Departed Miami for Far East Deployment. 12 Apr- Fire in Seabag Locker.
6 Nov- Arrived Panama Canal. 15 Apr-3May Yokusaka, Japan - upkeep period.
20-25 Nov- Honolulu, HI for briefings, repairs, and fuel at Pearl Harbor. 10 May- Relieved CGC Minnetonka on SW coast of Viet-Nam. UNREP with USS Navasota.
28 Nov- Crossed International Date Line. 12 May- UNREP with USS Kennebec.
5 Dec- Arrived Guam for fuel. 14 May- Naval Gunfire Mission.
10-15 Dec- Arrived Subic Bay for fuel, ammunition, and repairs. 15 May- Naval Gunfire Mission.
18 Dec- Relieved CGC Yakutat of Market Time Patrol duties, Western Coast of South Viet-Nam. 16 May- Naval Gunfire Mission.
22 Dec- Fired first Naval Gunfire Support mission. 17 May- Naval Gunfire Mission. UNREP with
USS Taluga.
23 Dec- First replenishment at sea (UNREP) with USS Bellatrix and USS Tolovana. 19 May- UNREP with USS Procyon.
27 Dec- First night UNREP with USS Katamai. 22 May- Naval Gunfire Mission. Part of the first amphibious landing participated in by a WHEC in the Viet Nam War.
29 Dec- UNREP with USS Aludra. 25 May- Naval Gunfire Mission. UNREP with
USS Navasota. (See Plan Of The Day)
30 Dec- Fired first night NGFS mission. 26 May- Naval Gunfire Mission.
31 Dec- UNREP with with USS Cacapon. UNREP carried over into the New Year. 27 May- UNREP with USS Pollux.
2 Jan- First NGFS mission of 1968. 28 May- UNREP with USS Guadalupe.
3 Jan- UNREP with USS Pollux. Fired 57 rounds in the afternoon. 30 May- Naval Gunfire Support Mission.
4 Jan- Relieved of patrol by CGC Bering Strait. 31 May- Naval Gunfire Support Mission. UNREP with USS Bellatrix and USS Caliente.
7-18 Jan-  Subic Bay. Upkeep (repair) period. 3 Jun- Naval Gunfire Support Mission.
20 Jan-12 Feb- Arrived Hong Kong, relieved USS Newell, assumed SOPA ADMIN duties. 5 Jun- TWO Naval Gunfire Support Missions. UNREP with USS Kennebec.
14 Feb- Relieved CGC Duane of Market Time Patrol duties just off Danang. 6 Jun- TWO Naval Gunfire Support Missions.
15 Feb- UNREP with USS Zelima. 7 Jun- Naval Gunfire Support Missions.
16 Feb- UNREP with USS Caliente. 8 Jun- UNREP with USS Chipola.
17 Feb- Visited Danang for operational briefing. 9 Jun- Relieved by CGC Winona.
19 Feb- UNREP with USS Neches. 10 Jun- Crossed equator.
24 Feb- UNREP with USS Tolovana. 11 Jun- Singapore for R & R. Moored H.M. Naval Dockyard.
27 Feb- UNREP with USS Toluga. 19 Jun- Relieved CGC Winona, SW coast of Viet-Nam assumed Market Time Patrol Duties.
29 Feb- Commenced suveillance of enemy trawler. 20 Jun- Naval Gunfire Mission. UNREP with
USS Pollux.
1 Mar- Engaged enemy vessel. Enemy destroyed. Holiday routine.  UNREP with USS Castor, USS Firedrake, amd USS Mattapoint. 21 Jun- UNREP with USS Belletrix.
2 Mar- Rescued 27 refugees aboard small junk, in storm. Transported refugees to Cua Loa Re Island. 22 Jun- Naval Gunfire Mission. UNREP with
USS Chipola.
6 Mar- UNREP with USS Caliente. Relieved by USS Hissem of patrol. 25 Jun- UNREP with USS Tappahannock.
9-13 Mar- Bangkok for R & R. 27 Jun- Naval Gunfire Mission.
14 Mar- Relieved CGC Winona on the Western Coast of South Viet-Nam. 28 Jun- Naval Gunfire Mission. UNREP with
USS Manotee.
15 Mar- UNREP with USS Mattaponi. 29 Jun- Naval Gunfire Mission.
17 Mar- UNREP with USS Caliente. 1 Jul- UNREP with USS Kennebec.
18 Mar- Naval Gunfire Support Mission. 2 Jul- Naval Gunfire Mission.
20 Mar- Naval Gunfire Support Mission. 3 Jul- UNREP with USS Caliente.
21 Mar- UNREP with USS Tolovani. 4th of Jul- Naval Gunfire Mission.
23 Mar- Naval Gunfire Support Mission. 6 Jul- Naval Gunfire Mission. UNREP withUSS Vega and Tappahannock.
26 Mar- UNREP with USS Regulus. 8 Jul- Changed stations for a Patrol Barrieroff the South Coast of Viet-Nam.
27 Mar- UNREP with USS Regulus. 9 Jul- TWO Gunfire Missions.
29 Mar- UNREP with USS Tappahannock. 10 Jul- VERTREP with Niagra Falls. UNREP with
USS Manatee.
1 Apr- UNREP with USS Caliente. 11 Jul- TWO Naval Gunfire Missions.
3 Apr- UNREP with USS Pollux. Naval Gunfire Support Mission. 13 Jul- Naval Gunfire Mission.
6 Apr- UNREP with USS Tolovana. 15 Jul- Naval Gunfire Mission. UNREP with
USS Guadalupe.
7 Apr- Naval Gunfire Support Mission. 16 Jul- Naval Gunfire Mission. Relieved by CGC Winona. Homeward Bound by way of Subic Bay, Guam, Honolulu, and Panama Canal.
8 Apr- Relieved by CGC Minnetonka. Departed enroute Yokusuka, Japan. 2 Sep- Arrived home, Miami Beach Florida.

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