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CVA62 * CV62

or SQUADRON, etc.
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Cruise Book Covers
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1975-76 cruise book

1975-76 Cruise Book Cover
Provided by
Dave "Sparrowhawk" Foley

Cruise Book Covers
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1977 cruise book

1977 Cruise Book
Provided by Rue West Jr.

Enlisted Rate

PH rating


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Indy Reunion Association
Denis Bagley President
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Ship's Store
Indy Reunion Association
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USS Independence
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Michael Couture

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USS Independence
CVL-22 Reunion Group

CVS32 * CV32

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Patches Provided by
Dave "Sparrowhawk" Foley

FLAG - click here
COXO CVA62 - click here COXO CV62 - click here
Administrative Department - click here AIMD Department - click here
Air Department - click here Communications Department - click here
Deck Department - click here Dental Department - click here
Engineering Department - click here Medical Department - click here
Navigation Department - click here Operations Department - click here
Supply Department - click here Weapons Department - click here
Marine Detachment - click here AIR GROUP - click here

For their help in developing
these Ship's Co. Pages
Leigh D. Allvord
M Div. * 1958-1960
Richard E. Binder
S3 Div. * 1974-1975
Dave "Sparrowhawk" Foley
V0 Div. * 1980-1983
John L. Hedinger
RVAH-1 * 1964-1967
OZ Div. * 1970-1974
Stanley Richardson
RVAH-12 * 1971

Cruise Books
These Cruise Books have been donated to the Independence Memorial Library for use in developing this site
1965 WestPac Cruise
John L. Hedinger
1966 / 1967 Med Cruise
John L. Hedinger
1974 / 1975 Med Cruise
Richard E. Binder

Special Thanks Also To
Michael Craven A Div. 62-65
For Upgrading My Old 486/66 To A HP 200 Maybe know I can Start To Put A Dent In My Back Log Of Names. So That I Will No Longer Need The Apology Below.

My Apologies
To those who have Sent their names and additional information that I have not added yet. The project has become very large and even though I work on it almost every day, it is impossible for me to keep up. I will continue to add the names and information as quickly as I can.

Thank You All
For Your Support
George W. Fetherman AN
V1 - Rep 8,
1958 - 1960

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This Page Updated 06/16/02 gwf
OP Division 1976 - 1977

"I'm sorry we only take ID card pictures
between 8 and 11 every morning."

The INDEPENDENCE Photo Lab does more than
take photographs for ID cards. The lab responds
to a variety of assignments, whether it's a
re-enlistment picture for Public Affairs, or a
report of an accident or an investigation.

The Photomates of the lab have been on the
scene all over the ship this year and have
provided a great number of photos for the
cruise book and processed nearly all of them.
With capabilities to process all types of
pictures both color and black and white, and slides.

The photo lab, by its own estimation, will have
produced enough prints to completely paper
the hull of the ship during the cruise!

Wow, that's a lot of time in the darkroom.

************* ENLISTED *************

************* OFFICERS *************

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