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.
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.
Taking the fishing boat in tow.
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.