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."


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During rearming, the crew takes on more ammuniction from supply ships.   Replenishing a full load of ammunition while underway requires about 300 men.   The projectiles, weighing over 100 pounds, and the powder cases, weighing up to 70 pounds, must be loaded and stacked by hand.

 

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