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"Encampment along the Platte", painting by Worthington Whittredge (1820-1910)
Platte River watershed with tributaries, by Shannon 1, based on USGS National Map and NASA SRTM data.
|178k||Christening of Platte (AO-186) by Mrs. Nancy Inman, wife of Adm. Bobby R. Inman, USN, 30 January 1982, at Avondale Shipyards, New Orleans, LA.||Dale Hargrave|
|1558k||Platte (AO-186) launching, 30 January 1982, at Avondale Shipyards, New Orleans, LA.
US Defenseimagery.mil photo VIRIN: DN-SN-82-0834
|114k||Platte (AO-186) underway, date and location unknown.||Tommy Trampp|
|46k||USS Platte (AO-186) underway, date and location unknown.
US Navy photo
|228k||USS Platte (AO-186) at anchor off Staten Island in New York harbor, 3 July 1986 during the Statue of Liberty Centennial celebration. Photo by ©Marc Piché Vercheres, Quebec, Canada.||TJ Tropea, Courtesy Marc Piché|
|251k||USS Platte (AO-186) refueling the West German destroyer FGS
Hessen (D184). 1 September 1986. during NATO exercise “Northern Wedding '86”.
U.S. National Archives and Records Administration Identifier (NAID) 6418549
|228k||USS Platte (AO-186) alongside USS John F. Kennedy (CV-67) during an underway replenishment, mid-Atlantic, January 1989.||Photos by Bob Royes|
|68k||USS Platte (AO-186) at anchor in the harbor at Marseille, France, 14 October 1996.||Photo by Guy Schaeffer, Collection Paolo Marsan|
|39k||USS Platte (AO-186) underway in the Gulf of Mexico, date unknown||Robert Hurst|
|361k||USS Platte (AO-186) under way, 1 October 1984, location unknown.
Defenseimagery.mil photo VIRIN: DN-SC-87-08428 a US Navy photo by PH2 Kenny Bates
|142k||USS Platte (AO-186) getting underway from Naval Station Roosevelt Roads, at Puerto Rico, after switchboard fire to allow USS Monongahela (AO-178) access to the pier in 1994. Note that the ship had been "jumboized", as a 35.7m long section was added 1990-1992.
Photo courtesy of Barbara Babb ENC(SW) (ret) USS Platte A-Gang LCPO.
|782k||Stern view of USS Platte (AO-186) moored at Marseille, France, date unknown.||Photo by Philippe Gonzales|
|68k||USS Platte (AO-186) under way, date and location unknown.||Tommy Trampp|
|203k||USS Platte (AO-186) underway off Norfolk, VA., date unknown.
|173k||Ex-USS Platte (AO-186) being dismantled at Southern Recycling, Amelia, LA., December 2014.||Photos by Glen Daigrepont|
|01||CDR. Norton, James Larry, USN||16 April 1983 - 21 June 1985|
|02||CDR. Vtipil, Donald Sheridan, USN (USNA 1968)||21 June 1985 - 1 May 1987|
|03||CDR. Perry, James Smith||1 May 1987 - 14 April 1989|
|04||CDR. Hope, Roger Keith, USN (USNA 1971)||14 April 1989 - 19 May 1991|
|05||CDR. Elliot Jr., William Edward, USN||19 May 1991 - 28 March 1993|
|06||CDR. Lamboni, Mark Wallace, USN (USNA 1975)||28 March 1993 - 28 January 1995|
|07||CDR. Warner, Robert Saunders, USN||28 January 1995 - 19 September 1996|
|08||CDR. Galvin, Beulah Clare||19 September 1996 - 27 March 1998|
|09||CDR. Looney, Donna Marie||27 March 1998 - 30 June 1999|
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