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The following photographs were contributed by Dick Leonhardt.  They were taken during the ship's round-the-world cruise in 1966.  If you recognize any of the unidentified sailors, please notify the webmaster at:

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Left to right: Chip Hackett, Eddie Gray, Billy Hill, unknown, unknown. Yokosuka, Japan, June 1966.


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Left to right: BM3 "Chip" Hackett and BM3 Bobby Bloomquist. Kaohsuing, Taiwan, 28 Feb 1966.


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Left to right: Captain Fred T. Berry Jr. and Cdr RJ Dermody. June 1966.


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Transiting the Panama Canal on the way to the Far East.


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Hong Kong harbor.  Tied up with the USS FALGOUT (DER-324).


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July 8, 1966.  Equator crossing ceremony.


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July 8, 1966.  Equator crossing ceremony.   Life at sea can be lonely at times.


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USCG Point Cypress coming alongside, St. Patrick's Day 1966.


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Point Cypress was carrying this Viet Cong soldier sitting on starboard side of fantail.


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Captain of Point Cypress was LTjg Katz, dressed in Irish green.


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