Gohan's Oklahoma City CLG-5 Collection
QM3 Dave Rice, (Gohan)  USS Oklahoma City CLG-5,  June 1970 - October 1973
Currently a QMCS in the United States Naval Reserve, Fargo, North Dakota
"Sharing an important part of my life with my Oklahoma City (CLG-5) Shipmates."


April 1972 USS Oklahoma City (CLG-5) History of Events
Saturday 1 April Import Yokosuka
Sunday 2 April Import Yokosuka
Monday 3 April 1526 - Underway Enroute to Specops
Tuesday 4 April Enroute to Specops, 1300 - 1335 General Quarters (Drill)
Wednesday 5 April Enroute to Specops
Thursday 6 April Enroute to Specops, 1300 - 1414 General Quarters (Drill)
Friday 7 April AM Arrived Gulf of Tonkin, Assigned to Task Unit 70.8.9
1258 - 1507 Refueled from USS Caliente (AO-53)
1634 - Set Condition II Shorebom
1853 - Receiving Hostile Fire
Saturday 8 April On Station G.O.T.
1536 - 1938 Rearmed from USS Vesuvius (AE-15)
Sunday 9 April On Station G.O.T.
1920 - 2138 Rearmed from USS Vesuvius (AE-15)
Monday 10 April On Station G.O.T.
Tuesday 11 April On Station G.O.T.
Wednesday 12 April On Station G.O.T.
1037 - 1244 Rearmed and Refueled from USS Camden (AOE-2)
Thursday 13 April On Station G.O.T., Assigned to Task Unit 77.1.1
1214 Commenced Firing on Targets in North Vietnam
Friday 14 April On Station G.O.T.
0830 - 1020 Rearmed from USS Haleakala (AE-25)
Saturday 15 April On Station G.O.T.
Sunday 16 April On Station G.O.T.
1533 - 1709 Refueled from USS Guadalupe (AO-32)
Monday 17 April On Station G.O.T.
0801 - 0957 Rearmed from USS Pyro (AE24)
Tuesday 18 April On Station G.O.T.
Wednesday 19 April On Station G.O.T.
PM Task Unit attacked by North Vietnamese MIGS, USS Higbee Hit
Thursday 20 April On Station G.O.T.
Friday 21 April On Station G.O.T.
0715 - 0907 Rearmed and Refueled from USS Camden (AOE-2)
Saturday 22 April On Station G.O.T.
Sunday 23 April On Station G.O.T.
0815 - 0945 Refueled from USS Mispillion (AO-105)
Monday 24 April On Station G.O.T.
0709 - 0842 Rearmed and Refueled from USS Camden (AOE-2)
Tuesday 25 April On Station G.O.T.
Wednesday 26 April On Station G.O.T.
0935 - 1059 Unrep from USS Vega (AF-59)
1157 - 1328 Refueled from USS Chipola (AO-63)
Thursday 27 April On Station G.O.T.
Friday 28 April On Station G.O.T.
1151 - 1310 Refueled from USS Chipola (AO-63)
Saturday 29 April On Station G.O.T., Assigned to Task Unit 70.8.9
Sunday 30 April On Station G.O.T.
0920 - 1025 Refueled and Rearmed from USS Ashtabula (AO-51)
 

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