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To be disposed of, type of disposal not known.
08 March 2004



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SPECIAL THANKS !
For their help in developing
these Ship's Co. Pages
Leigh D. Allvord
M Div. * 1958-1960
Richard E. Binder
S3 Div. * 1974-1975
Dave Foley
"Sparrowhawk"
V0 Div. * 1980-1983
John L. Hedinger
RVAH-1 * 1964-1967
OZ Div. * 1970-1974
Stanley Richardson
RVAH-12 * 1971

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1966 / 1967 Med Cruise
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1974 / 1975 Med Cruise
Richard E. Binder

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My Apologies
To those who have
Sent their names and additional information that I have not
added yet.
The project has become very large and even though I work on it almost every day, it is impossible for me to keep up.
I will continue to add the names and information as quickly as I can.

Thank You All
For Your Support
George W. Fetherman AN
V1 - Rep 8,
1958 - 1960


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Leigh D. Allvord

S2 Division 1992 - 1993
U.S.S. INDEPENDENCE

1992 Cruise Patches
Patches Provided by Jimmy Parrack DC2

. . . . . no bread, you say ?
Let them eat cake !

Often times that may be the case, as the 75 men of S-2
prepare meals for 4,000 hungry crewmambers. A big
task for any restaurant, let alone one afloat, these
commissarymen prepare four meals a day and serve
them an average20 hours a day, seven days a week.
4,000 hungry faces need about 12 tons of groceries,
10,000 glasses of milk, 600 gallons of bug juice, and
a ton and a half of potatoes each day. 14 storerooms,
2 vegetable preparation rooms, and a butcher and
baker shop round out the spaces these 75 men work
in to keep that many men happy. Add to that task a
few cakes for special occasions, and division parties,
and you have S-2 . . . . the commissarymen.



************* ENLISTED *************
Name
Rate
Photo
Comments
Robert Foyil MS3
1990 - 1993
MS3
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It pulled a cord when I heard that she was decomm.
We had some good times in San Dog and Japan.
David Niezabitowski MS2
1988 - 1992
MS2
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It was sad for me to see that
she was decommissioned.


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CVA-62
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s2 Div.
1958 - 1959
s2 Div.
1960 - 1961
s2 Div.
1962 - 1963
s2 Div.
1964 - 1965
s2 Div.
1966 - 1967
s2 Div.
1968 - 1969
s2 Div.
1970 - 1971
s2 Div.
1972 - 1973
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s2 Div.
1974 - 1975
s2 Div.
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