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|USS Bowers (APD-40)
|93k||Bowers (APD-40) and Laning (APD-55) moored pierside at Norfolk, VA., circa 1951-52. Note the bedding spread across the Bowers railings. Crews aired bedding on a weekly basis.||George Panos, QMS2C USS Earle B. Hall|
|37k||Bowers (APD-40) at anchor, Golfe Juan, July, 1954. During May to October 1954 Med Cruise.||Bill Fuzak|
|35k||Bowers (APD-40) Officers, Left to Right: LT Carpenter USN, Executive Officer; LTjg Elliot Shapiro, Engineering Officer; LTjg Kahle, CIC Officer; Ens Hosking, Assistant Gunnery Officer; LTjg William G Fuzak Jr., First Lieutenant and Gunnery Officer; LTjg Howe, Damage Control Officer; LTjg John M Harrison, Operations Officer; Ensign Lester Lawtenslager, Supply Officer. Photo was taken at change of command ceremony, July 1955 at Charleston SC. when CDR Clyde C Sapp was relieved. At the time Bowers was assigned to Charleston as a Naval Reserve Training ship.||Bill Fuzak|
|53k||Bowers (APD-40) First Class Petty Officers of the Deck and Gunnery Dept, July, 1955, Charleston, SC. Left to right; Gunners Mate First Class Cooke, Fire Control Technician First Class Procopio, and Bosuns Mate First Class Kurtz||Bill Fuzak|
|RPS Rajah Soliman (D-66)
|52k||ex Bowers (APD-40) in Mississippi ready to become the Philippine ship RPS Rajah Soliman (D-66).
US Navy photo from "All Hands" magazine September 1961
|Joe Radigan MACM USN Ret.|
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