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|USS Deal (AKL-2)
|48k||USS Deal (AKL-2) entering Sasebo harbor, Japan, circa 1954. Photo courtesy of Les Wright, former Deal XO.
US Navy photo.
|57k||Ex-USS Deal (AKL-2) as the M/V Olga Patricia moored pierside at Miami, FL. in 1966.||Svenn Martinsen|
|65k||M/V Olga Patricia operating as a pirate radio station off the coast of England in 1966.||Svenn Martinsen|
|86k||Ex-USS Deal (AKL-2) renamed M/V Laissez Faire operating as pirate radio station off the coast of England in 1967.||Svenn Martinsen|
|536k||M/V Laissez Faire operating as pirate radio station off Frinton-on Sea, Essex, in July 1967.
At this time she was home to Britain Radio (closed down on 22 February 1967) and Radio 227.
Photos from "Pirate Radio: An Illustrated History" by Keith Skues and David Kindred.
|01||LTjg Pattern Peter Gause||3 August 1947 - 21 June 1950|
|02||LCDR. Sanders, C. F., USN||21 June 1950 - 15 August 1951|
|03||LT. Maynard, Robert Louis, USNR||15 August 1951 - 22 July 1952|
|04||LT. Smith Jr., Francis W., USNR||22 July 1952 - ?|
|05||LT. Fellard, Charles R.||January 1954 - February 1954|
|06||LT. Ireland, Clifton Roscoe||February 1954 - ?|
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