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Photos From The USS Gillespie




Lt. Cmdr. Ogle transfers from the USS Gillespie
to the USS Kalk, for dinner with Capt. Marinke.




“The Boys From Gillespie” – Forward Fireroom (Steaming) Crew
Taken 1 March 1945 in the Okinawa area
Front Row, from left:  Hayward Post WT3, George Doty F1C, Bob Gray F1C,
Kincaid WT3, Newton F1C
Middle Row, from left:
  Robert Morgan WT2, Charles Smithem WT1,
Tony Martinez F1C, Alex Harris WT3

Back Row, from left: Lt. Ahern, Raymond Dennison WT2, Gerald White WT3,
Chambers F1C, Mac McKee WT2, Chief Jack Holt



Left to Right:  Norman George, Alex Harris (seated), Bob Morgan



 ETM2c Bruce Foxworthy  May 1946