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|55k||USS Florikan (ASR-9) underway, location unknown, circa 1943.||Robert Hurst|
|61k||USS Florikan (ASR-9) underway, location unknown, circa 1943.
US Navy photo from "All Hands" magazine.
|Joe Radigan MACM USN Ret|
|29k||USS Florikan (ASR-9) overhead view underway, date and location unknown.||Hyperwar US Navy in WWII|
|126k||USS Florikan (ASR-9) under way near the San Francisco Naval Shipyard, circa early 1950s. Note the McCann rescue chamber
in its normal position on deck aft and the new buoy installation amidships.
US. Naval History and Heritage Command, Photo # KN-7592, courtesy Shipscribe.com.
|187k||USS Florikan (ASR-9) under way, 8 August 1957, location unknown.
US History and Heritage Command photo # NH 83862, courtesy of D.M. McPherson, 1975
|24k||USS Florikan (ASR-9) underway, departing San Diego, date unknown.||Submitted by Craig Rothhammer to NAFTS
of Fleet Tug Sailors)
|117k||USS Florikan (ASR-9) moored pierside, San Diego, CA., 1967
US Navy photo.
|118k||USS Florikan (ASR-9) underway in 1968, location unknown.
US Navy photo.
|105k||Aerial 3/4 Port Bow View of USS Florikan (ASR-9), 20 May 1969, while operating off the coast of Oahu, HI.|
Fleet Air Photo Lab. NAS Barbers Point, HI. # VBP-00602-5-69 by PH2 R. F. Kinsey.
|Robert M. CierI|
|395k||USS Florikan (ASR-9) underway, location unknown, circa 1970.
US Navy photo NPC 1143694.
|41k||USS Florikan (ASR-9) transiting Columbia River enroute to Portland, OR., 1979||Submitted by John Ackerman to NAFTS
of Fleet Tug Sailors)
|468k||USS Florikan (ASR-9) underway on the Columbia River in Oregon, 1 May 1982.
Defense Visual Information Center photo # DN-SC-82-05687 by Bergman PHotographic Services.
|63k||USS Florikan (ASR-9), moored at Pearl Harbor, August 1987,||Photo by Robert M. CierI|
|01||LCDR. Banks, Niel K., USNR||5 April 1943 - 11 October 1943|
|02||CDR. Sharp Jr., George Arthur USN (29) :RADM||11 October 1943 - 2 April 1944|
|03||LTjg. Hima, Desiderous (Dennis), USNR||2 April 1944 - 9 November 1945|
|04||LT. Giliam Jr., Fred USN (45)||9 November 1945 - 27 September 1947|
|05||LT. Crocker, George Francis John||27 September 1947 - 10 October 1949|
|06||CDR. Shutt, Richard George||10 October 1949 - 11 August 1951|
|07||LCDR. Rait, John Crocker USN (40)||11 August 1951 - 10 April 1952|
|08||LT. Brockett, Earl Elisha||10 April 1952 - 7 November 1953|
|09||LCDR. Smith, Forrest E.||7 November 1953 - 3 October 1955|
|10||LCDR. Kilcoyne, Francis Joseph||3 October 1955 - 3 October 1957|
|11||LCDR. Ploof, Kenneth||3 October 1957 - 19 March 1960|
|12||LCDR. Hedgepeth, Charles Harley||19 March 1960 - 31 August 1961|
|13||LCDR. Hogan, Francis William||31 August 1961 - 27 November 1961|
|14||LT. Maher, John Henry||27 November 1961 - 15 March 1963|
|15||LCDR. Smitter, Clarence Harold||15 March 1963 - 14 October 1964|
|16||LCDR. Bergman, Walter Robert||14 October 1964 - 18 July 1966|
|17||LCDR. Leonard, William Joseph||18 July 1966 - 14 June 1968|
|18||LCDR. Disney, Donald Gilbert||14 June 1968 - 27 August 1970|
|19||LCDR. Wagner, Fred Don||27 August 1970 - 10 August 1972|
|20||LCDR. Witten, Robert Lee||10 August 1972 - 10 August 1974|
|21||LCDR. Drake, Albert Wayne||10 August 1974 - 2 October 1976|
|22||CDR. Hamilton, Jack Edward USN (62)||2 October 1976 - 16 February 1979|
|23||CDR. Brady, Timothy Sterling||16 February 1979 - July 1981|
|24||CDR. Silver, Lawrence Michael USN (64)||July 1981 - 1983|
|25||CDR. Tyler, Robert Jeffrey, USN||1983 - 1983|
|26||CDR. Norris Jr., Donald Owen||1983 - 30 December 1984|
|27||CDR. Wellman, William Henry USN||30 December 1984 - 29 February 1988|
|28||CDR. Knueppel, Wolfgang Werner||29 February 1988 - 29 January 1991|
|29||LCDR. Waters, Michael K.||29 January 1991 - 2 August 1991|
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