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Operations Evening Light and Eagle Claw, A Sailors tale of his Tour of duty in the U.S. Navy (August 1977 to February 1983)

 

A Sailors tale of his Tour of duty in the U.S. Navy (August 1977 to February 1983) Operation Evening Light and Eagle Claw - 24 April 1980

 

Book - ISBN NO.

978-1-4276-0454-5

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Operations Evening Light and Eagle Claw (24 April 1980) Iran and Air Arm History (1941 to Present)

 

Operations Evening Light and Eagle Claw (24 April 1980) Iran and Air Arm History (1941 to 1980)

 

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U. S. AIRCRAFT CARRIER SHIP HISTORY (1920 to 2019)

 

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978-1-4276-0465-1

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U. S. AIRCRAFT CARRIERS REDESIGNATED AND OR RECLASSIFIED (1953 to 2016)

 

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978-1-4276-0452-1

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ENERGY QUEST AND U. S. AIRCRAFT CARRIER DEPLOYMENT HISTORY INVESTMENT CAPITAL REQUIRED TO PUBLISH 55 EIGHTH HUNNDRED PAGE BOOKS, EBOOKS & CD’s (48 Navy Books)

 

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USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) History Vol. I (27 December 1982 to 6 May 2003)

 

USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) History Vol. I  of III (27 December 1982 to 6 May 2003)

 

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USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) History Vol. II (7 May 2003 to 13 January 2010)

 

USS Abraham Lincoln

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USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) History Vol. III (14 January 2010 to 31 December 2012)

 

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(14 January 2010 to 31

December 2012)

 

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Operations Evening Light and Eagle Claw, A Sailors tale of his Tour of duty in the U.S. Navy (August 1977 to February 1983)

 

USS Coral Sea CV-42 CVB-43 CVA-43 and CV-43 History and Those Aircraft Carriers Operating with Coral Sea During Her Tour of Service CONSTRUCTION to LAUNCHING and EARLY JET AIRCRAFT DEVELOPMENT (10 July 1944—2 April 1946) and a Tour of Duty in the U. S. Navy (August 1977 to February 1983)

 

ISBN: 9781434382917

 

 

An overhead view of the flight decks of the aircraft carriers USS Independence (CV-62), top, and USS Midway (CV-41), bottom, moored beside each other, Naval Station Pearl Harbor, 23 August 1991. A great detailed photo, showing the various aircraft of their Air Wings. Midway was en route from Naval Station, Yokosuka, Japan, to Naval Air Station, North Island, California, where she would be decommissioned in the spring of 1992. Independence would travel to Yokosuka to take over as the Navy's only forward-based aircraft carrier. US Navy photo by PH2 Omar Hasan. (Available from DefenseImagery.mil as photo # DN-ST-9203042.) NS026252. Presented by Robert M. Cieri. http://www.navsource.org/archives/02/026252.jpg

USS MIDWAY CVB-41, CVA-41 & CV-41 HISTORY

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Volume IV of IV

 

U. S. Navy Deployment History Resources

(Historical References used for verification of dates and activities of aircraft carriers and carrier air wings)

 

Ref. 1-U.S. Navy carriers - U. S. Aircraft Carrier Listing – Dept. of the Navy

http://www.navy.mil/navydata/ships/carriers/cv-list.asp or http://www.navy.mil/navydata/fact_display.asp?cid=4200&tid=200&ct=4

Ref. 8 - Appendix 3 - Carrier Deployments by Year (1946 to 1990) Carrier Deployment by Year; Appendix 3, U. S. Dept of the Navy. Not Active http://www.history.navy.mil/download/dictnry/appendx3.pdf

Ref. 29 - Carrier, Carrier Based Squadrons and Non-Carrier Based Squadron Korean War order of battle - NAVAL HISTORICAL CENTER, Washington Navy Yard, 805 Kidder Breese Street SE, Washington Navy Yard, DC 20374-5060. Not Active

http://www.history.navy.mil/branches/koreaob.htm or http://www.history.navy.mil/download/history/app25.pdf

http://www.history.navy.mil/content/dam/nhhc/research/histories/naval-aviation/pdf/app25.pdf

Ref. 60A - Aircraft Carriers - http://navysite.de

Ref. 72 - This list of aircraft carriers of the United States Navy includes all types in the main hull numbering sequence, consisting of hull classification symbols CV, CVA, CVB, CVL, and CVN. U. S. Aircraft Carrier Listing – Wikipedia® is a registered trademark of the Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., a non-profit organization

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_aircraft_carriers_of_the_United_States_Navy

Ref. 76 - CV Deployments - Go Navy http://www.gonavy.jp/CVLocation.html

Ref. 76A - CVW Deployments - Go Navy http://www.gonavy.jp/CVWf.html

Ref. 76B - CVSG Deployments - Go Navy http://www.gonavy.jp/CVSGf.html

Ref. 76C - CVG Deployments - Go Navy http://www.gonavy.jp/CVGf.html

Ref. 76D - Naval Squadrons - Go Navy http://www.gonavy.jp/SqnDeploymentf.html

Ref. 76E - U.S. Marine Corps - Go Navy http://www.gonavy.jp/usmcindex.html

 

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY

USS MIDWAY (CV 41)

FPO SAN FRANCISCO 96631-2710

 

5750

Ser 03/C17

10 Apr 86

 

Unclassified upon removal of enclosure (1)

 

From:                 Commanding Officer, USS MIDWAY (CV-41)

 

To:                     Chief of naval Operations (OPS-0502)

 

Subj:                  COMMAND HISTORY (OPNAV REPORT 5750-1)

 

Ref:                   (a) OPNAVINST 5750.12C

 

Encl.:                 (1) USS MIDWAY Command History for Calendar Year 1985

 

1. (U)                 Enclosure (1) is forwarded per reference (a).

 

R. D. Mixson

 

Copy to:

Directory of Naval History

CINCPACFLT

COMNAVAIRPAC (w/o annexes B and C)

COMCARGRU FIVE (w/o annexes B and C)

Naval War College (w/o annexes B and C)

Naval Academy (Library) (w/o annexes B and C)

 

USS MIDWAY (CV-41)

COMMAND HISTORY 1985

CAPTAIN R. D. MIXSON, USN

COMMANDING

 

Classified by Multiple Sources

Declassify on 31 December 1990

Enclosure (1)

 

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY

USS MIDWAY (CV 41)

FPO SAN FRANCISCO 96631-2710

 

5750

Ser 03/C4-87

17 FEB 87

 

CONFIDENTIAL – Unclassified upon removal of enclosure (1)

 

From:    Commanding Officer, USS MIDWAY (CV 41)

To:        Chief of Naval Operations (OP-0502)

 

Subj:     COMMAND HISTORY (OPNAV REPORT 5750-1)

Ref:      (a) OPNAVINST 5750.12D

Encl:     (1) USS MIDWAY Command History for Calendar Year 1986

 

1.  Enclosure (1) is forwarded per reference (a).

R. D. MIXSON

 

 

Copy to:

Directory of Naval History

CINCPACFLT

COMNAVAIRPAC (w/o annexes B and C)

COMCARGRU FIVE (w/o annexes B and C)

Naval War College (w/o annexes B and C)

Naval Academy (Library) (w/o annexes B and C)

 

USS MIDWAY (CV-41)

COMMAND HISTORY 1986

CAPTAIN R. D. MIXSON, USN

COMMANDING

 

Classified by Multiple Sources

Declassify on 31 December 1991

 

Enclosure (1)

 

  DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY

USS MIDWAY (CV 41)

FPO SAN FRANCISCO 96631-2710

 

5750

13 October 1988

 

From:                 Ship’s Historian, USS MIDWAY (CV 41).

 

To:                     Deputy Director of Naval History (0P-09BH), Washington Navy Yard,

                          Washington, DC 20374-0571

 

Subj:                  1987 ANNUAL COMMAND HISTORY

 

Ref:                   (a) CNO Hr 5757 Ser 8H/3334 of 5 August 1988

 

Encl:                  (1) USS MIDWAY Command History 1987

                          (2) Copy of Officer Directory July 1987

                          (3) MIDWAY MULTIPLEX/FLAGSHIP FLYER

                          (4) USS MIDWAY Information Kit

                          (5) USS MIDWAY 1985-87 Cruise book – To Library

                          (6) USS MIDWAY Photo History 1987– To CUP

 

1. In response to reference (a), enclosures (1) through (6) are submitted.

 

 

 

USS MIDWAY (CV-41)

COMMAND HISTORY 1987

CAPTAIN R. A. WILSON, USN

COMMANDING

 

 

Classified by Multiple Sources

Declassify on OADR

 

Enclosure (1)

 

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY

USS MIDWAY (CV 41)

FPO AP 96631-2710

 

5720

Ser 11/

 

From:                 Commanding Officer, USS MIDWAY (CV 41)

 

To:                     Director of Naval History (OP-09BH)

 

Subj:                  1992 COMMAND HISTORY

 

Ref:                   (a) OPNAVINST 5720.12E

 

Encl:                  (1) USS MIDWAY (CV 41) Command History 1992

 

1.  Per reference (a), enclosure (1) is forwarded.

 

 

L. L. ERNST

 

Ref. 1182 - CVW-5 - USS Midway (CV-41) WestPac Cruise Book 1989-90 - navysite

http://navysite.de/cruisebooks/cv41-89/index_030.htm

Ref. 1182A - USS Midway (CV-41) (History 1970 to 1989 - USS Midway (CV-41) WestPac Cruise Book 1989-90 - navysite

http://navysite.de/cruisebooks/cv41-89/002.htm

Ref. 1182B - Chain of Command and Flag Staff - USS Midway (CV-41) WestPac Cruise Book 1989-90 - navysite

http://navysite.de/cruisebooks/cv41-89/index_002.htm

Ref. 1182C - Flag Staff - USS Midway (CV-41) WestPac Cruise Book 1989-90 - navysite

http://navysite.de/cruisebooks/cv41-89/index_028.htm

Ref. 1182D - DESRON 15 - USS Midway (CV-41) WestPac Cruise Book 1989-90 - navysite

http://navysite.de/cruisebooks/cv41-89/index_029.htm

Ref. 1182E - CVW-5 - USS Midway (CV-41) WestPac Cruise Book 1989-90 - navysite

http://navysite.de/cruisebooks/cv41-89/index_030.htm

Ref. 1182F - Rear Admiral Lyle F. Bull, as Commander, Battle Force Seventh Fleet (CTF-70), Carrier Strike Force Seventh Fleet (CTF-77), Carrier Group Five - USS Midway (CV-41) WestPac Cruise Book 1989-90 - navysite

http://navysite.de/cruisebooks/cv41-89/006.htm

Ref. 1182G - Captain J. W. Parker, Commander DESRON 15 - USS Midway (CV-41) WestPac Cruise Book 1989-90 - navysite

http://navysite.de/cruisebooks/cv41-89/009.htm

Ref. 1182H - Captain J. M. Burnn, Commander, Carrier Air Wing Five - USS Midway (CV-41) WestPac Cruise Book 1989-90 - navysite

http://navysite.de/cruisebooks/cv41-89/187.htm

Ref. 1180HI - Commander, Carrier Air Wing Five - USS Midway (CV-41) WestPac Cruise Book 1989-90 - navysite

http://navysite.de/cruisebooks/cv41-89/index_030.htm

Ref. 1182I - Captain B. J. Smith, as Commanding Officer - USS Midway (CV-41) WestPac Cruise Book 1989-90 - navysite

http://navysite.de/cruisebooks/cv41-89/003.htm

Ref. 1182J - Captain S. P. Hannifin, as Executive Officer - USS Midway (CV-41) WestPac Cruise Book 1989-90 - navysite

http://navysite.de/cruisebooks/cv41-89/005.htm

Ref. 1182K - Sailors of the Year / Month - USS Midway (CV-41) WestPac Cruise Book 1989-90 - navysite

http://navysite.de/cruisebooks/cv41-89/index_003.htm

Ref. 1182L - VAQ-136 awarded the Battle “E” - USS Midway (CV-41) WestPac Cruise Book 1989-90 - navysite

http://navysite.de/cruisebooks/cv41-89/016.htm

Ref. 1182M - The Cruise - USS Midway (CV-41) WestPac Cruise Book 1989-90 - navysite

http://navysite.de/cruisebooks/cv41-89/index_005.htm

Ref. 1182N - Ports of Call - USS Midway (CV-41) WestPac Cruise Book 1989-90 - navysite

http://navysite.de/cruisebooks/cv41-89/index_006.htm

Ref. 1183 - USS Midway (CV-41) History - USS Midway 47 years of service; by Norman Polmar - Not Active

Ref. 1184 - Upon completion of ferrying people to other ships, USS Midway (CVA-41) returned to Sattahip, Thailand on 2 May 1975, and disembarked the Air Force helicopters - Wikipedia® is a registered trademark of the Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., a non-profit organization. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/USS_Midway_%28CV-41%29. Ref. [6] - Tilford, Earl (1980). Search and Rescue in Southeast Asia 1961-1975. Office of Air Force History. p. 143. ISBN 978-1-4102-2264-0 & [7] - Shiel, Walt (1995). Cessna Warbirds, pp 119-120. Jones Publishing. ISBN 1-879825-25-2 of 1184 - CVA/CV-64 History October 1961 to 1975 - navysite - USS Constellation (CV-64) WestPac Cruise Book 1987 http://navysite.de/cruisebooks/cv64-87/008.htm

Ref. 1185 - Operation Frequent Wind - Wikipedia® is a registered trademark of the Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., a non-profit organization http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operation_Frequent_Wind

Ref. 1186 - Acting Secretary of the Navy Hansford T. Johnson announced on 8 July 2003, that USS Midway (CV-41) would be donated to the San Diego Aircraft Carrier Museum. Donated as a Museum and Memorial (status changed on 29 August 2003). Navsource - On 30 September 2003, Midway began her journey from the Navy Inactive Ship Maintenance Facility, Bremerton, Wash., to San Diego where she would be a Museum and Memorial. Midway was docked at the Charles P. Howard Terminal in Oakland, Calif., in October 2003, while the construction of her pier in San Diego was completed. The carrier arrived in San Diego in January 2004 and is now the nation's newest Naval Aviation Museum http://www.navsource.org/archives/02/41.htm

 

Photos with ship names and or Internet addresses

 

NS024138 - 5,000 feet above of USS Midway (CV-41), North Arabian Sea, February 1988 - Kelly Scherer, SFC, USA (Ret) (Former AO1).  http://www.navsource.org/archives/02/024138.jpg

 

Battle Group Alfa, Persian Gulf, 1990 - NS024143 - Chester Morris, of USS Midway (CV-41) Crew Member 1962-65.

http://www.navsource.org/archives/02/024143.jpg

 

USS Midway (CV-41) during Operation "Fiery Vigil" in 1991 - NS024113 - Photo by AMS3 Rick Rowan.

http://www.navsource.org/archives/02/024113.jpg

 

An overhead view of the flight decks of the aircraft carriers USS Independence (CV-62), top, and USS Midway (CV-41), bottom, moored beside each other, Naval Station Pearl Harbor, 23 August 1991. A great detailed photo, showing the various aircraft of their Air Wings. Midway was en route from Naval Station, Yokosuka, Japan, to Naval Air Station, North Island, California, where she would be decommissioned in the spring of 1992. Independence would travel to Yokosuka to take over as the Navy's only forward-based aircraft carrier. US Navy photo by PH2 Omar Hasan. (Available from DefenseImagery.mil as photo # DN-ST-9203042.) - NS026252 - Robert M. Cieri. http://www.navsource.org/archives/02/026252.jpg