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|USS Picket (YAGR-7)
|357k||The U.S. Navy’s seventh ocean station radar vessel, USS Picket (YAGR-7), photographed after commissioning at the Norfolk
Naval Shipyard, Portsmouth, VA. Assigned to the West Coast radar screen, this converted liberty ship will have a wide range of recreational facilities designed to ease
the strain of long voyages put on its 172 man crew. These facilities will include a fully equipped hobby shop; motion picture theater basketball, badminton; tennis and
squash courts; gymnasium; archery and golf driving ranges; plus, a hi-fi speaker system for living and messing spaces. Its new role will be with the Continental Air
Defense Command, as a safeguard against enemy air or surface attack.
US Navy photo # USN 686065
|National Museum of the US Navy|
|310k||USS Picket (YAGR-7) docking at Mare Island Naval Shipyard, 13 April 1956 with the assistance of Satanta (YTM 270).
US Navy photo # 28941 from the collections of the Vallejo Naval and Historical Museum
|57k||USS Picket (YAGR-7) underway, date and location unknown.
US Navy photo from "All Hands" magazine, September 1956 issue.
|Joe Radigan MACM USN Ret.|
|112k||USS Picket (YAGR-7) underway in San Francisco Bay, 1958.||Robert M. Cieri|
|USS Picket (AGR-7)
|71k||USS Picket (AGR-7) underway, date and location unknown.||Richard Higginbotham|
|74k||USS Picket (AGR-7) underway off San Francisco, CA., date unknown.
US Navy photo from "All Hands" magazine, April 1964 issue.
|Joe Radigan MACM USN Ret.|
|91k||USS Picket (AGR-7) under way, date and location unknown.
US Navy photo
|Richard Miller BMCS USNR Ret.|
|01||LCDR. Antink, Joseph Richard, USN||8 February 1956 - June 1957||YAGR-7|
|02||LCDR. Larsen, Fred Herbert, USN||June 1957 - January 1958||YAGR-7|
|03||LT. Hoskinson, Elijah Palmer, USN||January 1958 - 30 November 1960||YAGR-7/AGR-7|
|04||LCDR. Stewart, Rodney Lee, USN||30 November 1960 - February 1961||YAGR-7/AGR-7|
|05||LCDR. Bodamer, Robert Earl, USN||February 1961 - 14 November 1962||AGR-7|
|06||LCDR. Jaeger, Adolphus Frederick, USN||14 November 1962 - 16 November 1964||AGR-7|
|07||LCDR. Jones, Carol William, USN||16 November 1964 - 7 July 1965||AGR-7|
|08||LT. Williams, Patrick Henry USN (OIC)||7 July 1965 - 30 July 1965||AGR-7|
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