During Skagit's 24 years of service, she took her crew to many ports of call, including Singapore, Hong Kong, Kowloon, Yokosuka, Beppu. Toyama, Moji, Sasebo, Kamakura, Pusan, Inchon, Kobe, Numazu, Manila, Subic Bay, Guam, Taku Bar, Panama, Alaska, Hawaii, Okinawa, Hachinohe, Marseille, Siagon, Danang, Phu Bai, Chu Lai, and most ports on the west coast of the United States.

The following are pictured memories of those visits submitted by our shipmates.





SASEBO 1952

Liberty, Sasebo 1952

R. Ianni - unk - unk - D. Daugherty - A. Grover - Mcknight

Photo: Darrell Daugherty




Stateside Locker Club 1955

Simpson - Turcotte

Bob "Duke" Simpson - Rolland Turcotte

Photo: Rolland Turcotte




Kamakura, Japan 1955

Kamakura, Japan 1955

R. Turcotte ET3 - R. Hackenberg TE3 - Sutrick FT3

Photo: Ray Hackenberg




On Liberty, WestPac 1955



Joe Slater - Randy Mincey - Jim Kennel - Jim "Tomcat" Thompson

Photo: Jim Kennel




EM Club, Yokosuka, Japan 1955

Yokosuka EM Club

Rolland Turcotte - unk - Ray Hackenberg

Photo: Ray Hackenberg






Ray Hackenberg TE3

Tiger Balm Gardens

Hong Kong 1955

Photo: Ray Hackenberg






Rolland Turcotte ET3

Photo: Ray Hackenberg




Subic Bay EM Club 1955

Here's to You, and San Magoo



Bob "Duke" Simpson and Rollland Turcotte

Photo: Ray Hackenberg




Subic Bay 1955



Tom Harder - Rolland Turcotte

Photo: Ray Hackenberg




Moji, Japan 1955

Moji Mayor

Captain Tiedeman is greeted by the Mayor of Moji when Skagit was invited for a visit.

Photo: Ray Hackenberg

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Hong Kong, February 1957

Liberty in Hong Kong, February 1957

Ed Wetzel - C.A. Rush - F. Riddle - unk - Ron Greiner

Picture: C. A. Rush




HONG KONG 1958




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These pictures were taken at the British Royal Army Base, Corporal's Mess, in Hong Kong, on October 20, 1958.
In both pictures Richard Boone, CS3 is second from the right.

Photos: Richard and Marilyn Boone




SASEBO 1962

Luttrell, Wright, Chandler

John LuttrellBilly WrightEddie Chandler

Photo:John Luttrell




SUBIC BAY P. I. 1962

Subic Bay 1962

R. Gorski - D. Ledbetter - D. Paukert - unk - unk - G. Slinkard

Photo: Dennis Paukert




McDonald - Jerry Morrison - unk

McDonald - Jerry Morrison - unk

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Jerry Morrison - Billy Lynn Wright

Jerry Morrison - Billy Lynn Wright

Photos: Jerry Morrison




Sasebo, Japan 1962

Moore, Jack Daniels, Dennis Ledbetter

"Little" Moore - Jack Daniels - Dennis Ledbetter

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Unknown, Jack Daniels

Unknown - Jack Daniels

Photos: Jack Daniels




Nagasaki Peace Park 1962



Mike Christensen




WesPac 1964



unk - Ray Cowan - Porter RM2 - Roberts RMSN


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Brit - Brit - unk - Homer Hays - Ray Cowan

Photos: Ray Cowan



 



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