|1963 USS Kearsarge Cruisebook photo||1964 USS Kearsarge Cruisebook photo|
L-R: Unknown crewman, Bruce Owens and HS-6 C.O. George O'Shea pose in front of a HSS-1 during the mission to recover Sigma 7 astronaut Wally Schirra in October 1962.
Bruce returns home to San Diego in October 1962 following the Sigma 7 recovery mission. He is greeted by his late wife, Peggy, and 11 month old daughter, Beth
|Bruce flying somewhere over the Gulf of Tonkin during HS-6's 1964 deployment.|
Read more about Bruce's time in HS-6 here.