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|124k||USS Hoist (ARS-40) under way in her Korean War configuration, location unknown.
US Navy photo from "Mud, Muscles, and Miracles" by Captain Charles A. Bartholomew, USN and Commander William I. Milwee, Jr., USN (Ret.)
|101k||USS Baldwin (DD-624) at right during operations to refloat her at Montauk Point, Long Island, N.Y., at 1030 hrs. 28 April 1961. The "mothballed" destroyer had broken free from her towline, 16 April 1961, and drifted ashore. Among the ships engaged in the salvage effort are USS Hoist (ARS-40), USS Salvage (ARSD-3), USS Windlass (ARSD-4) and a fleet tug (ATF). photographed from an aircraft based at Naval Air Station Quonset Point, R. I. Baldwin was towed seaward by USS Luiseno (ATF-156), bottom left, and USS Recovery (ARS-43), top left, and sunk by their gunfire, in 200 fathoms. Both Salvager and Windlass (ARSD-4), participated in towing her off the beach.
US Naval History and Heritage Command photo # NH 99108
|68k||USS Hoist (ARS-40) at Boston, July 1962 with RV Trieste under tow.||©Richard Leonhardt|
|33k||USS Hoist (ARS-40) under way in Hampton Roads, circa 1967||Courtesy Ed Lefebrve
of Fleet Tug Sailors
|64k||USS Hoist (ARS-40) entering Gibraltar, 23 September 1993.||Photo by Daniel Ferro|
|506k||USS Hoist (ARS-40) under way in the harbor at Saville, Spain, circa 1967-68.
US Navy photo.
|Harold Weinbaum courtesy David A Downey BM2 (DV) USN USS Hoist 1967-68.|
|53k||USS Hoist (ARS-40) under way date and location unknown.||Tom Langford|
|84k||USS Hoist (ARS-40) in bound to her homeport of Naval Amphibious Base, Little Creek, VA. The ship at the time was returning from a six month Mediterranean in November 1979.||Photo by Bill Fessenden|
|1132k||Port bow view of USS Hoist (ARS-40) moored at the Portsmouth Public Dock during an open house, 29 October 1989.
DVIC photo # DN-ST-89-01495 by Don S. Montgomery USN Ret. from the collections of the Defense Visual Information Center.
|57k||USS Hoist (ARS-40) laid up in the National Defense Reserve Fleet, James River Group, Lee Hall, VA., 2002.||Joe Lombardi, Ocean Technical Services|
|127k||Ex-USS Hoist (ARS-40) being moved by commercial tug through Hampton Roads (downtown Norfolk, VA. in the background) from North American Ship Recycling at Baltimore, MD. to Bay Bridge Enterprises, Chesapeake, VA., for scrapping, 1 December 2007||Photo by Mabel Clark|
|188k||Ex-USS Hoist (ARS-40) moored pierside awaiting scrapping, at Bay Bridge Enterprises, Chesapeake, VA., 27 December 2007.
Photo by KitsuneFX (real name unknown).
|01||LCDR. Brunner, Rudolph Martin||21 July 1945 - 29 August 1945|
|02||LCDR. Sibitzky, Martin Conrad (Ski)||29 August 1945 - 14 October 1947|
|03||LT. Reed, Dale Frank||14 October 1947 - 29 March 1948|
|04||LT. Shahan, Neil George||29 March 1948 - 24 May 1951|
|05||LT. Simmons, Arthur Edwin||24 May 1951 - 10 January 1952|
|06||LT. Kratochvil, Edward John||10 January 1952 - 14 December 1953|
|07||LT. Bucolo, Mariano John||14 December 1953 - 20 May 1955|
|08||LCDR. Grey, George Stuart||20 May 1955 - 7 June 1957|
|09||LCDR. Phalan Jr., Robert Albin||7 June 1957 - 17 April 1959|
|10||LCDR. Bransom, Richard King||17 April 1959 - 14 June 1960|
|11||LCDR. Geary, Mervyn Otis||14 June 1960 - 18 January 1962|
|12||LCDR. Elliott, Edward Charles||18 January 1962 - 15 June 1963|
|13||LCDR. Jennings, Gerald Warren||15 June 1963 - 15 February 1965|
|14||LCDR. Kane, Paul Edward||15 February 1965 - 26 November 1966|
|15||LCDR. Reynolds, Keith Austin||26 November 1966 - 26 July 1967|
|16||LCDR. Lefebvre, Edward Joseph||26 July 1967 - 1968|
|17||LCDR. Kurz, Walter Charles||1968 - 13 January 1970|
|18||LCDR. Christiansen, Michael L.||13 January 1970 - 8 June 1972|
|19||LCDR. Garden, Leon Bernard||8 June 1972 - 4 March 1974|
|20||LCDR. Bissell, Allen Morris||4 March 1974 - 6 September 1975|
|21||LCDR. Kaiser, David Gordon||6 September 1975 - 1977|
|22||LCDR. Durham, Andrew Canton||1977 - 10 October 1979|
|23||LCDR. Driver, John Edward||10 October 1979 - 31 July 1981|
|25||LCDR. Almy III, Gideon Wilcox||31 July 1981 - 1983|
|26||LCDR. Wallace, David K.||1983 - 12 August 1985|
|27||LCDR. Bafford, Barney R.||12 August 1985 - 1987|
|28||LCDR. Freeman, Michael D.||1989 - 1990|
|29||CDR. Mirick, Robert Allen (Rusty)||1990 - October 1992|
|30||LCDR. Hendrick, Peter R.||October 1992 - May1994|
|31||LCDR. Kurtz, Jonathan David||May 1994 - 30 September 1994|
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