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#1 Salvage Sailor

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Posted 03 May 2017 - 01:08 PM

Post your United States Navy Battleship items here along with your USN Battle Group patches (led by any class ship, BB, CG, CVN, LHA, etc.)

 

BATTLESHIP - Class Leader USS IOWA (BB-61) Gemsco 1950's

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  • BB 61 USS IOWA Gemsco 001.jpg
  • BB 61 USS IOWA Gemsco 002.jpg


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Posted 03 May 2017 - 01:11 PM

Battle Group - USS IOWA (BB-61) Battlegroup - September 1987 to March 1988

Mediterranean, North Atlantic, Indian Ocean, North Arabian Sea Deployment

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  • BB 61 USS IOWA BATTLEGROUP 87 88 001.jpg
  • BB 61 USS IOWA BATTLEGROUP 87 88 002.jpg


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Posted 04 May 2017 - 09:55 AM

USS IOWA (BB-61) Re-Commissioning April 28th, 1984 - Welcome Aboard booklet from her Commanding officer Captain Gerald E. Gneckow with patch, rocker and ball cap patch

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  • BB 61 USS IOWA 001.jpg
  • BB 61 USS IOWA 002.jpg
  • BB 61 USS IOWA 003.jpg


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Posted 04 May 2017 - 10:00 AM

Swiss Tex patch made for the 1984 Commissioning ceremony packet which also came with this sticker and cap patches for the guests

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  • BB 61 USS IOWA Swiss Tex 001.jpg
  • BB 61 USS IOWA Swiss Tex 002.jpg
  • BB 61 USS IOWA 004a.jpg


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Posted 04 May 2017 - 10:04 AM

Another Gemsco patch from her second commissioning period - Korean War-Cold War August 25th, 1951 to February 24th, 1958

 

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  • BB 61 USS IOWA Gemsco 003.jpg
  • BB 61 USS IOWA Gemsco 004.jpg


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Posted 04 May 2017 - 10:08 AM

USS IOWA (BB-61) "The Big Stick"  Weapons Department 16" Landscaping - Gunners' Mates & Fire Control Technicians circa 1984-1990

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  • BB 61 USS IOWA Weapons Dept 001.jpg
  • BB 61 USS IOWA Weapons Dept 002.jpg


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Posted 12 May 2017 - 11:48 AM

Iowa class Battleship USS NEW JERSEY (BB-62), Vietnam era made by Wolf Brown of Los Angeles (her homeport in 1968-1969 was Long Beach)

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  • BB 62 NEW JERSEY 002.jpg
  • BB 62 NEW JERSEY 003.jpg
  • BB 62 NEW JERSEY 001.jpg


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Posted 12 May 2017 - 11:50 AM

More by Wolf Brown

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  • BB 62 NEW JERSEY 007.jpg
  • BB 62 NEW JERSEY 006.jpg

Edited by Salvage Sailor, 12 May 2017 - 11:51 AM.


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Posted 12 May 2017 - 11:54 AM

USS NEW JERSEY (BB-62) 1983 Recommissioning made by Swiss Tex

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  • BB 62 NEW JERSEY 004.jpg
  • BB 62 NEW JERSEY 005.jpg
  • BB 62 NEW JERSEY 008.jpg


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Posted 12 May 2017 - 11:56 AM

USS NEW JERSEY (BB-62) Beirut Lebanon Crisis 1983 Italian made by Silvio Polidoro

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Posted 12 May 2017 - 11:58 AM

1983-1984 Beirut deployment USS NEW JERSEY (BB-62)

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Posted 12 May 2017 - 12:02 PM

From a rotor-head, HSL-33 Sea Snakes Deployed aboard USS NEW JERSEY (BB-62) 1983-1984 Beirut Crisis

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  • BB 62 NEW JERSEY 011.jpg
  • BB 62 NEW JERSEY 012.jpg


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Posted 12 May 2017 - 12:03 PM

A U.S. Navy Kaman SH-2F Seasprite (BuNo 150141) of Light Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron HSL-33, assigned to the battleship USS New Jersey (BB-62), in 1983-84.

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  • BB 62 NEW JERSEY 012a.jpg


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Posted 12 May 2017 - 12:05 PM

USS NEW JERSEY (BB-62) Firepower for Freedom 1980's made by Marine Photos and Publishing

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  • BB 62 NEW JERSEY 009.jpg
  • BB 62 NEW JERSEY 010.jpg


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Posted 12 May 2017 - 12:08 PM

USS NEW JERSEY (BB-62) WESTPAC July to November 1988 Philippine made

Australia's Bicentennial Naval Salute - Perth, Albany, Brisbane, Sydney, Hobart

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  • BB 62 NEW JERSEY 017.jpg
  • BB 62 NEW JERSEY 018.jpg


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Posted 12 May 2017 - 12:11 PM

USS NEW JERSEY (BB-62) 1990's

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Posted 12 May 2017 - 12:13 PM

USS NEW JERSEY (BB-62) Peace Through Strength 1990's (rather than Firepower for Freedom, the 1980's motto)

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Posted 12 May 2017 - 12:15 PM

USS NEW JERSEY (BB-62) BATTLEGROUP ROMEO, Operation Desert Shield/Desert Storm 1990-1991

WETSU We Eat This (Poop) Up

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Posted 12 May 2017 - 12:16 PM

Desert Storm - USS NEW JERSEY The Battleship is Back

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Posted 12 May 2017 - 12:18 PM

Huge Vietnam Era Wolf Brown Jacket Patch, USS NEW JERSEY (BB-62)

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Posted 12 May 2017 - 12:21 PM

For perspective, that's a 5" high wolf brown next to this 14" high x 11" wide patch

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Posted 05 June 2017 - 11:26 PM

Iowa class Battleship USS MISSOURI (BB-63) Recommissioned 1984 to 1992, she only had 16 years of commissioned active service.

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  • BB 63 USS MISSOURI 002.jpg
  • BB 63 USS MISSOURI 001.jpg

Edited by Salvage Sailor, 05 June 2017 - 11:33 PM.


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Posted 05 June 2017 - 11:27 PM

USS MISSOURI Ball cap patches

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Posted 05 June 2017 - 11:28 PM

USS MISSOURI (BB-63) Recalled Desert Shield - Desert Storm 1991

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Posted 05 June 2017 - 11:36 PM

Battleship Veteran's patches

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