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Contributed by Larry Kinyon. Official US Navy Photo taken during the 1965-66 Westpac deployment. Contributed by Larry Kinyon.
Contributed by Jim Byrd. 3"/50 mount during a gunfire support mission off the coast of Vietnam. Contributed by Jim Byrd.
t1965_3.jpg (2141 bytes) A barbecue on the fantail while in the Tonkin Gulf.   Contributed by Ron Korber.
Contributed by Sam Burns. The first time a Missile equipped warship fired a weapon in combat. This happened to be a Naval Gunfire Support mission in support of the Vietnamese Second Army Division against the Viet Cong at targets located approximately 80 miles southeast of DaNang. Contributed by Sam Burns.

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