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Pictures of the Wisconsin and Crew during the 1980's-1990's
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Next 16 photos sent in by
Bruce McNeil
2nd Division 1987-1990
Back Row: Fener and
Ed. Manning
Front: Bruce McNeil and
Rob Orner
 
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Bruce, underway laundry
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The Bush Wackers
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Big Daddy Teasley
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McNeil, Daniel Rouse and
Stan Sackman
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Break Time
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The 02 Crew
2nd Div.

 
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Recommissioning Ceremony
Rouse, McNeil, Tazinski
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Brian Story Bruce McNeil
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Rocke, Colson, McNeil
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Teasley and McNeil
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Fender and McNeil
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Nathan Fender, McNeil, Tazinski, Contreas
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"Liberty call" Ft. Lauderdale, FA.
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McNeil and Jose Gonzales
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The following five photos were sent in by
Fred Pargas
FA Div. 1989-1991

FC2(SW) F. Pargas &
 FC1(SW) Brogan
ESWS pinning.

 
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FC2 F. Pargas 1st GCM
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FC2 F. Pargas 2nd class frocking.
 
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F. Pargas, FWD plot.
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FC3 David Custer &
FC2 Pargas, GQ Repair 8

 
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Next 14 photos by
LT.Rob Raine
PA Div. 1989-1991
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Bob Griel
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Capt. J. Blesch
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Next seven photos are
US Navy Photos
L to R: USS Missouri BB-63, USS Sacramento AOE-1 and
USS Wisconsin BB-64.
 The unfinished,
USS Kentucky BB-66 is also in this photo, in part, so to speak. The Bow of the Wisconsin was replaced with the bow of the Kentucky in June of 1956 due to a collision with the USS Eaton DDE-510 on May 6, 1956.  The propulsion system of the Sacramento is from the
USS Kentucky.
 
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USS Wisconsin BB-64 on patrol in the Gulf of Oman
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USS Tripoli LPH-10 and
USS Wisconsin on patrol in the Gulf of Oman.
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A Pioneer remotely piloted vehicle (RPV) is recovered in a net near the stern of the
USS Wisconsin.
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Members of OW Division maintain two of the Mark 36 Mod 7 Super Rapid Bloom
Off-board Countermeasures (SRBOC) system chaff launchers aboard ship.
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March 28, 1991
USS Wisconsin returns to Norfolk following her deployment to the the Persian Gulf.
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June 6, 1991
USS Wisconsin and a guided missile cruiser sit at anchor in New York harbor during the fourth annual Fleet Week activities.
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The Wisconsin basketball team 1987-1990
Peter Williams,
 2nd / 6th Divisions
1987-1991, sent this photo to Dexter Nevett
M Division 1986-1990
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The following 17 photos were sent in by
Gerald Wendrick
Personnel Division
1988-1992
Photo captions were supplied by Jerry.

 
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Poem by Jerry Wendrick and
CW04 Garry Ferguson
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To the left is Anthony Dyess,
4th Division.
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Rob Cika
5th Division 1990-1991,
sent in 8 of the next 9 photos.
Rob and Pat Tittle, also 5th Div. 1990-1991, have a discussion on how to paint the mural.
Do you think they see eye to eye?
(Check out the OREO'S, top right)
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Bob points to the sketch of the mural.
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Well into it now.
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Almost finished.
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This is the finished product.
"GREAT JOB" Bob and Pat.

 

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More of their handy work.
Writing at the top of the door reads, "WHISKY PUNCH"
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Interior of 5" Gun Mount #53.
Right gun, note projectile in lift.
Rob Cika, Projectile man,
Mike Gignac, Powder man
 

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Jerry Binkley and Perando, in 5th Division office.
Ah Battleship Brotherhood!

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Underway on watch.
Persian, Gulf 1990
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The following 9 photos were sent in by
Ed Lowe
B Division 1988-1991
Nice shot of Broadway
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On the right is
Dwain Thurlow
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Ed Lowe at repair 1 forward, during ammo on load.
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Ed, did you have any paint left for NO.2 fire room?
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Jeffrey Cory in NO.2 fire room
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Jonathan Fredette
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LCPL Todd Driggers
 
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USS Missouri BB-63
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On load of supplies during Desert Storm
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The following six photos were
sent in by
LT.Rob Raine
PA Division 1989-1991
I need help on the names of the two crewmembers.
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Lighting the boiler.
Names please
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Post office.

What's my name.

 

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Catching a returning remotely piloted vehicle (RPV)
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Boxing match on the fantail.
Names please.
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You can do it.
Help with names, please.

 

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Troy Whitfield
"R" Division 1989-1991

Additional 22 photos from the collection of LT. Rob Raine.
If you can put a name to a photo, please email Dom.
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Tom Kenna
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Left: Capt. Blesch and
Yeoman, Bobby Driggers.
Right: Master Chief, Ingram
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Floyd Raska, sorting mail.
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Mike Loomis is holding the nozzle and holding the hose behind him is Theodore Hilton.
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The following four photos were sent in by:
Nathan F. Hunt
Marine Detachment
1988-1991
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Steven Asher
Marine Detachment 1988-1990
The Following 13 photos were sent in by Steve.
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Steven and Ricky Ingram
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50 caliber machine gun.
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Nice Bow shot
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 Coming or going?
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Phalanx close-in weapon system
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Refueling operations.
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Pre Re-commissioning
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Marine on Guard
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16 inch 50 caliber gun turrets
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Starboard side 5 inch 38 caliber gun mounts.
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Tomahawk box launchers.
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Turret 3
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Photo sent in by
 Mike Rosenblatt
GM  Division 1987-1991
 Senior Chief Stan Williams and
 LT. Mike Rosenblatt.
They are standing in an empty
ABL  (Armored Box Launcher)
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  Carlos Long, 1988-1991
 S-2  F Division
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Wis / Mis at Bahrain in 1991
shortly before sailing to Kuwait.
Photos were sent in by
Kevin Peters. At the time he was MD of a Bahrain based diving company with a contract with the USN.

 

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Photos 573 & 574 were taken 28 October,1990 during the Gulf War. The Wisconsin and the two Dutch Frigates were performing replenishment at sea and photo exercises.
 Photos were submitted by Ronald Korsse from the Netherlands. Ronald served aboard the Dutch Frigate, F-826
as a weapons engineer.
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Thanks Ronald for sharing these two pictures with us.
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Capt. David Bill and
Robert  Eisenberg

Next 11 photos were sent in by, Robert Eisenberg
GMCM G-1 Division 1990-1991
 
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Behind Bob is an RPV
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There goes the RPV
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Tomahawk canister
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Bob inside turret 1
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Bob inside turret 3
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Bob writes a message on the 16inc. projectile. Iraq
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Bob inside turret 3
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Next 2 photos were taken by
Navy Photographer, Dante DeAngelis. Wisconsin leaving Philly Yard and heading down the Delaware River in 1986
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Next 2 Photos were sent in by
Bruce Nason, former Navy Photographer retired as
JOC USNR.
Standing on the gun barrel is Bruce. Ship was still in her sorry state at the time.
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In 1988 during builders sea trials
and gun firings, Capt Blesch
re-enlisted Bruce between gunnery exercises. Bruce was the first man to re-enlist aboard the new USS Wisconsin.
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The following 8 photos were sent in by Simon Cygielski,
QM2 1987-1991 6th Division  and
Navigation

 

 

 

 

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L to R: Simon,
Grimes and Bluett
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SM3 Jim Judge
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Going through the Suez Cannel on the way to Desert Shield.
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Following 7 photos were sent in by Charles Szerszen,
2nd Division 1955-1958
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1st Day back from Iraq,
March 28, 1991

 

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Change of Command
27 April 1991 Capt. Bill to
Capt. van der Schroeff
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Reenlistment of Carl Long,
E4  S-2 Division 1988-1991
Capt Blesch congratulating Carl
 
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The following 18 photos were sent in by
Keith Nitka
QM2  N  Division 1990-1991

Keith on the left with QMSA Shelley

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The QM Gang
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Steve Martin & Keith
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QMSA Saxton & QM2 McGhee
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QMSA Saxton & BM2 Barnes
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QM3 & unknown SN
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LCPL Rickman as Marine Rover
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Secy. Navy
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Keith Nitka
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Look At those Guns
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Missile on it's way
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CIWS
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QM's Chart Table on 04 Level Bridge
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Entry to the Citadel on the 04 Level
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Helm and Lee Helm in the Citadel 04 LVL
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Netherlands Frigate
HNLMS Pieter Florisz F826
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Senator John Glenn
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Patrick Phillips
SN  3rd  Division
1990-1992
Photo sent in by Patrick
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Ernie Rubottom
1st Div. 1990-1991
This picture was taken during an “Awning Detail” for the USO tour during the Gulf War.

Photo sent in by Ernie.

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Next two photos were sent in by
Mr. Jim Kerr who witnessed this event.
Jim said he was lucky to be able to tour the ship when it was in Ingleside. He also wished that
they could have kept the Wisconsin there.

 

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Great shot Jim.
 

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SN William Danzi  6th / PA  Div. 1990-1991
LCDR William Danzi  2011
And still serving
 
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Photo sent in by
OS2  Luke Graves
OI Division 1988-1991
Photo is of Lukes fellow Strike Warfare - 02 Level
Combat Engagement Center crewmates.
Photo was taken around March 1991.
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Gen. Schwarzkopf
Oct. 3, 1990
Next 5 photos were sent in by
Matt Hyde, SM3 OS Division
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The General's helicopter
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