Salvage Sailor Posted September 13, 2017 Author Share #26 Posted September 13, 2017 USS RICHMOND K. TURNER (DLG/CG-20) Leahy class Destroyer Leader to Cruiser conversion In service 1964 to 1995. Vietnam, Persian gulf, Bosnia. 1965 to 1975 patches. Her maiden deployment was to Vietnam in 1965 Leahy class Cruiser USS RICHMOND K TURNER (CG-20) Leahy class Cruiser USS RICHMOND K TURNER (CG-20) Operation Vicinity Libya, Med cruise 1985-1986 - 1st Surface Ship to Fire a Harpoon In Combat During the Action in the Gulf of Sidra against the Libyan navy, the Turner disabled a Libyan patrol boat with a Harpoon missile. Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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