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Pompey - Gnaeus Pompeius Magnus (Pompey the Great), 29 September 106 BC – 28 September 48 BC), was a leading Roman general and statesman, whose career was significant in Rome's transformation from a republic to empire.
|50k||USS Pompey pierside, date and location unknown. Photo from "Jane's Fighting Ships 1914."||Robert Hurst|
|126k||USS Pompey approaching Olongapo Naval Station, Philippines, circa 1914. Pompey was being used as a tender and
store ship. She is wearing standard Naval Auxiliary markings including the inscription "Auxiliary, U.S. Navy, Pompey" on her bow.
US Naval History and Heritage Command, Photo # NH 82223-A, cropped from NH 82223, courtesy Shipscribe.com.
|207k||USS Pompey outboard of USS Ajax (Collier #14)
at Olongapo Naval Station, 22 February 1915. Note that both ships are dressed with flags for Washington's birthday. Pompey no longer has Naval Auxiliary
markings although Ajax retains them.
US Naval History and Heritage Command, Photo # NH 88564, courtesy Shipscribe.com.
|61k||Only the masts of USS Pompey are visible behind USS Ajax
(Collier #14) at Olongapo Naval Station, Philippine Islands, 22 February 1915. The ships were dressed with flags in honor of George Washington's birthday.
US Naval History and Heritage Command photo # NH 88563, courtesy C.A. Shively, collection, 1978.
|US Naval Historical Center|
|175k||Destroyers and USS Pompey in the Dewey drydock
(1905-1941, later YFD-1) Photographed circa 1915 at the Olongapo Naval Station, Philippine Islands. The five destroyers in the Asiatic Fleet at this time, all
USS Dale and
US Naval History and Heritage Command Photo # NH 88567. Collection of C.A. Shively, 1978.
|US Naval History and Heritage Command|
|01||LCDR. Sturdy, Edward William||6 May 1898 - 8 January 1899|
|Decommissioned||18 January 1899 - 6 July 1911|
|02||Master James Downing Smith (Naval Auxiliary Service)||In Service - 1910 - 6 July 1911|
|03||LTjg. Lowe, Robert Vivian, USN (USNA 1906)||6 July 1911 - ?|
|04||LTjg. Wallace, William Oliver, USN (USNA 1907)||9 March 1912 - 29 October 1913|
|05||LTjg. Hillard, John Columbus, USN (USNA 1908)||29 October 1913 - 26 March 1914|
|06||LT. Pippo, Francis Alvino, USN||26 March 1914 - 1 July 1914|
|07||LTjg. Peyton, Paul Jones, USN (USNA 1908)||1 July 1914 - ?|
|06||ENS. Dudley, Roy, USN (USNA 1913)||In Ordinary - 28 October 1915 - 17 February 1916|
|07||LCDR. Knight, Hiram Edward, USNRF||25 January 1920 - 10 December 1920|
|08||LT. Pippo, Francis Alvino, USN||10 December 1920 - 10 May 1921|
|09||LCDR. Madden, Gustavus Redding, USNRF||10 May 1921 - 5 July 1921|
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