Warren Lockwood

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1966 USS Kearsarge Cruisebook photo as XO/CO

Awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross Medal for the rescue of Lt Neal Holben, USN - 5 July 1966
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Cdr Lockwood receives his Distinguished Flying Cross
Read more about the rescue efforts as described in "Leave No Man Behind - the Saga of Combat Search and Rescue" by George Galdorisi and Tom Phillips. This excerpt used with the gracious permission of the authors. The book can be ordered from Amazon.com and many other book sellers.
  Skipper Vermilya and XO Lockwood pose with the HS-6 NAAS Ream Field Football League Champions prior to the 1966 cruise  
  Cutting the cake after a successful SAR Det in 1966 - L-R: Don Nichols, Rick Grant, Jim Petrovich, Bob Wildman, Bill Waechter and XO Warren Lockwood  

Cdr Lockwood Assumes Command - 12 October 1966
  Read CO Lockwood's comments in this Union Tribune article about the HS-6 Fly-In after the 1966 cruise  
  Flight deck photo aboard the USS Kearsarge with pilots and maintenance crew  

Updated: 08/21/14