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|116k||Kalamazoo (AOR-6) under construction at the Fore River Shipyard, Quincy, MA., circa in 1971.
US Navy photo from USS Kalamazoo (AOR-6) 1973-1974 cruise book.
|67k||USS Kalamazoo (AOR-6) refueling USS Richmond K Turner (CG-20), North Atlantic, October 1975||© Richard Leonhardt|
|64k||USS Kalamazoo (AOR-6) at Barcelona, Spain, 12 July 1980||Photo by Fabio Peņa|
|121k||USS Kalamazoo (AOR-6) moored pierside, date and location unknown.
US Navy from "NAVSEA Journal."
|53k||USS Kalamazoo (AOR-6) under way, date and location unknown.||Robert Hurst|
|266k||USS Kalamazoo (AOR-6) underway outbound to sea from Norfolk, VA., date unknown.
|180k||USS Kalamazoo (AOR-6) underway off Norfolk, VA., date unknown.
|59k||USS Kalamazoo (AOR-6) under way, date and location unknown.
US Navy photo
|Kalamazoo (AOR-6) web site|
|143k||Aerial view of USS Kalamazoo (AOR-6) replenishing the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier
USS Nimitz (CVN-68), the guided missile destroyer
USS Richard E. Byrd (DDG-23) and the guided missile cruiser USS Josephus Daniels (CG-27), 5 February 1987. The ships are part of Carrier Group Eight.
Defense Visual Information Center photo # DN-SC-87-03840, a US Navy photo by PH1 Ron Beno now in the collections of the Defense Visual Information Center.
|1454k||A starboard view of the aircraft carrier USS John F. Kennedy (CV-67) and the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN-68) and their escorts underway off the coast of Beirut, Lebanon, 5 February 1987. The escorts are, from front to back: the frigate USS W.S. Sims (FF-1059) replenishment oilers USS Savannah (AOR-4) and USS Kalamazoo (AOR-6) and the guided missile destroyer USS Richard E. Byrd (DDG-23).
Defense Visual Information Center photo # DN-ST-87-04835, by PH1 Ron Beno, a US Navy photo now in the collections of the Defense Visual Information Center.
Turnover in the Mediterranean, 17 June 1987. Clockwise from top center:
USS Kitty Hawk (CV-63) with
Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 9, en route to Philadelphia; guided missile frigate
USS Hawes (FFG-53);
USS Saratoga (CV-60) with
Carrier Air Wing (CVW-17). newly arrived in the Med from Mayport; guided missile frigate
USS Doyle (FFG-39); frigate
USS W.S. Sims (FF-1059); destroyer
USS Comte de Grasse (DD-974); guided missile cruiser
USS Josephus Daniels (CG-27); destroyer
USS Conolly (DD-979); frigate
USS Truett (FF-1095); and guided missile destroyer
USS William V. Pratt (DDG-44). Replenishment oiler
USS Kalamazoo(AOR-6) is steaming in the center of the formation.
|Museum of Military History, Kissimmee, FL|
|2300k||USS Kalamazoo (AOR-6) conducting and underway replenishment with the aircraft carrier
USS Saratoga (CV-60), 23 June 1993, in the Atlantic Ocean.
US Navy photo by PHAN Werling.
|Richard Miller BMCS USNR Ret.|
|85k||USS Kalamazoo (AOR-6) under way, date and location unknown.
US Navy photo from the collections of the US Navy Memorial.
|126k||USS Kalamazoo (AOR-6) under way, date and location unknown.||Richard Miller BMCS USNR Ret.|
|74k||USS Kalamazoo (AOR-6) under way, date and location unknown.||Richard Miller BMCS USNR Ret.|
|01||CAPT. Bres, John Henry||11 August 1973 - 30 April 1975|
|03||CAPT. Tuttle, Jerry Owen :VADM||30 April 1975 - 11 August 1976|
|03||CAPT. Kohn Jr., Edwin Rudolph :VADM||11 August 1976 - 20 December 1977|
|04||CAPT. Cramer, Dean E. (NG)||20 December 1977 - 24 May 1979|
|05||CAPT. Taylor, Jeremy Dolph :RADM||24 May 1979 - 14 August 1980|
|06||CAPT. Feran, Paul Michael||14 August 1980 - 17 January 1982|
|07||CAPT. Smith Jr., Leighton Warren (Snuffy) :ADM||17 January 1982 - 20 July 1983|
|08||CAPT. Rasmussen, John David||20 July 1983 - 23 March 1985|
|09||CAPT. Joyner, James Dietrich||23 March 1985 - 22 September1986|
|10||CAPT. McCrory, Donald Lee||22 September 1986 - 23 June 1988|
|11||CAPT. Mobley, Joseph Scott, USN (USNA 1966) :VADM||23 June 1988 - 26 January 1990|
|12||CAPT. Winters, Timothy Paul, USN (USNA 1967)||26 January 1990 - 10 July 1991|
|13||CAPT. Lundahl, David Carlton||10 July 1991 - 5 Mach 1993|
|14||CAPT. Fahy Jr., Edward Joseph, USN (USNA 1970) :RADM||5 March 1993 - 28 August 1994|
|15||CAPT. Deal, Rocklun Allen (Rocky)||28 August 1994 - 29 September 1995|
|16||CAPT. Avveduti Jr., Joseph Peter, USN (USNA 1974)||29 September 1995 - 16 August 1996|
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