They were written during the commands of CAPT James W. Egerton, CAPT Jerry Smith, CAPT James Weber, and CAPT George Chappell.
Notes from citation and awards ceremonies, and promotions are in each edition. A fairly detailed history of ship's movements, port visits and other fleet activities are also included. This is a treasure trove of reading. And, they are all printable.
Kurt Stuvengen and Charles Elkins have provided copies for the Association's archives.
The documents have been scanned and saved as PDFs.
The one's below are from CAPT Wynne Stevens, CAPT Wentworth and CAPT Atkinson. Newsletter 0628 from CAPT Wentworth addresses anchoring in Danang Harbor in 1966.
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