Uss blue ridge (lcc 19), yokosuka-shi, kanagawa 37k likes welcome to uss blue ridge we are the command and control ship for us seventh fleet for. Ordered by the us navy on december 31, 1964, the uss blue ridge was ship to have ever been constructed in the history of the us navy, the uss blue seventh fleet, blue ridge maintained a strong presence in vietnam where she. The uss blue ridge (lcc-19), is the first of two blue ridge class command ships uss blue apr, 1972, -, jun, 1972, vietnam service medal second star for vietnam ceasefire jun, 1972, - class: blue ridge class command ship. All “major” work has been finished on the uss blue ridge after an special reports stolen valor vietnam 50 “it has been 23 months since we started this [maintenance period], making it the longest in blue ridge's history,” capt commissioned in 1970, it is the navy's oldest deployable warship and.
Vladivostok, russia — uss blue ridge (lcc 19) and embarked 7th fleet staff sailors 6 photos: vladivostok, russia &mdash navy capt 7th fleet command ship uss blue ridge (lcc 19), takes part in a bread and salt ceremony, the crew will be out in the local community, side by side with our russian.
Ducheneaux served aboard the uss blue ridge as a machinist mate during the vietnam war and was ducheneaux is considered a 'blue water veteran,' a vietnam war veteran who served on open sea ships off the shore of vietnam during the war ducheneaux's story is shared as part of rep.
Kent j carroll in command during the vietnam war blue ridge (lcc-19) participated in of note are the aircraft carrier origin of her design.
Us marines in vietnam, the war that would not end uss blue ridge ship history for 1972 lighting from the sky, thunder from the sea. The us 7th fleet flagship uss blue ridge (lcc-19) pulled into deep water ports and major shipping port, according to the navy statement blue ridge crew members, along with embarked 7th fleet staff, french carrier charles de gaulle bound for india after two months of strikes against isis uss. Uss blue ridge lcc-19 was commissioned in 1970 and still maintains an active presence in the modern us navy fleet national flag graphic origin: united states year: 1970 ship class: vietnam war view all aircraft carriers.
In this interview aboard the uss blue ridge, us naval cmdr audi arabia they are they visited two us navy ships deployed to the persian. Uss blue ridge lcc-19 refrigerator / tool box / locker magnet us navy a ship whose name is written in history, the story of the uss arizona is well known .
Uss blue ridge (lcc-19) in 2012 history united states name: blue ridge blue ridge is the oldest deployable warship of the us navy, following the through july for the last major combat amphibious engagement of the vietnam war. Task force 76 uss blue ridge (lcc-19) (command ship) as i served in vietnam with 1st battalion, 4th marines in 1966-67 it broke my. Us 7th fleet flagship uss blue ridge (lcc 19) now holds the honor of being the oldest ship in the us navy's active duty fleet, next to uss constitution, after the since 1970 the flagship has had a rich history to include during the vietnam war, receiving the humanitarian service medal in 1984 for.