1967-8 Cruisebook photo. L-R: Roger, Gordon Thomas, Robert Parker (lower), Jim McGill (upper)
Read rescue synopsis - Air Medal - 20 August 1966
Cdr Vermilya presents awards to the crew involved in the 20 August rescue. L-R: Bill Roy (Silver Star), Vann Goodloe (DFC), Russell Sprague (Air Medal), Rodger Sitko (Air Medal). VAdm Conolly (Khakis) and Capt Nyberg, CO of Kearsarge (Whites) look on.
Read rescue synopsis - Air Medal - October 1966
Read rescue synopsis - Commander 7th Fleet Letter of Commendation - August 1966
See rescue entry - 29 December 1967