Vietnam Photos 8
[Photos most graciously donated by Charles G. Huber, QM1c 05/1966 - 02/1967.]
All photographs are thumbnail images. Click on each picture to enlarge.
This was my version of the Winslow Homer painting, "6 Bells." That's Roy Giroir keeping time and I am on the sextant.
This is what 12:00 Noon looks like in the middle of Typhoon Betsy, 1966. We were doing 3 knots astern with 15 knots forward speed rung up.
This is a picture of the Savage along side a Vietnamese fishing boat, checking it's cargo.
South Vietnamese Junk Force Gunboat.
This is how we got our mail while on
patrol. Dropped from a plane.
Savage refueling a Coast Guard Cutter.
Here we have taken the fishing boat
Later we have turned them over to the Coast Guard and South Vietnamese Junk Force.
Our whaleboat going over to inspect a fishing boat. That is Roy Giroir on the right.
This is a South Vietnamese Gunboat alongside.