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DDG-42 VIDEO 87-90 ERA

DDG-42 STANAVFORLANT 1989

Videos  are courtesy of Craig Bailey

 

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Link to the PDF file for the DDG-42 Commissioning Ceremony Program. Contributed by Bob Pihlcrantz
   
   
Underway replenishment.  
Unrep from a CV.  
   
DDG-42 logo patch.  
   
   
   
   
DDG-42 in Guantanamo Bay in 1975.  
1976 Change of Command program. Contributed by Bob Pihlcrantz.
1978 Change of Command program. Contributed by Bob Pihlcrantz.
First firing of the SM-2 ER missile on 25 September 1978. Contributed by Bob Pihlcrantz.
Nice photo of DDG-42. Contributed by Bob Pihlcrantz.
First SM2 night missile shot by an American ship in the European theater, approximately 1989. Contributed by Don Bauer.

Photographed by LCDR Dan Tansey.

Fired by LT John Armantrout.

Taken in 1992 or 1993 just prior to decommissioning. Contributed by Paul Becigneul.
DDG-42 underway. Contributed by Michael Heyden.
DDG-42 in Charlston after a rare snowfall, circa 1980. Contributed by Bill Tuggle.
SM-2 launch off Puerto Rico in 1983. Contributed by Pete Jones.
Patch from 1983 Med cruise. Contributed by Pete Jones.
BM1 Tim Robins working nylon line, circa 1987-1990. Contributed by Craig Bailey
SMSN Cooper manning the signal lamp.  Circa 1987-90. Contributed by Craig Bailey

 

BM3 Kenneth Clark, mooring in whites.  Circa 1987-90. Contributed by Craig Bailey

 

Damage Control party on station during General Quarters.  Circa 1987-90. Contributed by Craig Bailey
Deck Dept. rigging in whites.  Circa 1987-90. Contributed by Craig Bailey
MM2 Nelson, SN Gambucci, and BT2 Guthrie with the catch of the day.  HT2 Ray is admiring the catch with envy.  Contributed by Craig Bailey

 

A rare photo of a CPO actually painting!  Wonder if it was posed?  Circa 1987-90. Contributed by Craig Bailey
Physical fitness underway on DDG-42. Contributed by Craig Bailey

 

Decommissioning Program.  
DDG-42 in the first stages of being scrapped in Philadelphia.

Contributed by Cam Massara of Metro Machine Corp. 10/23/03

Another view.

Contributed by Cam Massara of Metro Machine Corp. 10/23/03

Door to lower CIC?

Contributed by Cam Massara of Metro Machine Corp. 10/23/03

Lower CIC.

Contributed by Cam Massara of Metro Machine Corp. 10/23/03

Lower CIC.

Contributed by Cam Massara of Metro Machine Corp. 10/23/03

ASROC launcher comes off. Contributed by Cam Massara of Metro Machine Corp. 1/13/04
Forward stack removed. Contributed by Cam Massara of Metro Machine Corp. 1/13/04
Forward mast and bridge removed. Contributed by Cam Massara of Metro Machine Corp. 11/19/03
Another view of forward mast and bridge removed. Contributed by Cam Massara of Metro Machine Corp. 11/19/03
Another view of forward mast and bridge removed. Contributed by Cam Massara of Metro Machine Corp. 11/19/03
Another view of forward mast and bridge removed. Contributed by Cam Massara of Metro Machine Corp. 11/19/03
Port side of bridge being lifted off. Contributed by Cam Massara of Metro Machine Corp. 1/13/04
Upper CIC and flag bag are removed. Contributed by Cam Massara of Metro Machine Corp. 1/13/04
Aft superstructure goes! Contributed by Cam Massara of Metro Machine Corp. 1/13/04
A bow shot with the anchor chain locker removed. Contributed by Cam Massara of Metro Machine Corp. 12/30/03
Another angle. Contributed by Cam Massara of Metro Machine Corp. 12/30/03
Entire superstructure gone. Contributed by Cam Massara of Metro Machine Corp. 12/30/03
A section of main deck goes. Contributed by Cam Massara of Metro Machine Corp. 1/13/04
  Contributed by Cam Massara of Metro Machine Corp. 12/30/03
Engineering spaces? Contributed by Cam Massara of Metro Machine Corp. 12/30/03
  Contributed by Cam Massara of Metro Machine Corp. 1/13/04
  Contributed by Cam Massara of Metro Machine Corp. 1/13/04
  Contributed by Cam Massara of Metro Machine Corp. 1/13/04
  Contributed by Cam Massara of Metro Machine Corp. 1/13/04
  Contributed by Cam Massara of Metro Machine Corp. 1/13/04
Name plates removed from around the ship. Photo contributed by Rich Dexter.

 

Some of the name plates removed from CIC. Photo contributed by Jim Plummer.

1/21/04

Fantail has been removed. Contributed by Cam Massara of Metro Machine Corp.

2/11/04

  Contributed by Cam Massara of Metro Machine Corp.

2/11/04

Screws have been cut off and laying in the dry dock. Contributed by Cam Massara of Metro Machine Corp.

2/11/04

  Contributed by Cam Massara of Metro Machine Corp.

2/11/04

Bow cut back to the sonar dome. Contributed by Cam Massara of Metro Machine Corp.

2/11/04

  Contributed by Cam Massara of Metro Machine Corp.

2/11/04

Not much left, soon only a memory. Contributed by Cam Massara of Metro Machine Corp.

3/24/04

  Contributed by Cam Massara of Metro Machine Corp.

3/24/04

  Contributed by Cam Massara of Metro Machine Corp.

3/24/04