Took boot camp training was at Bainbridge, MD. Assigned to the last company to graduate because Bainbridge closed shortly thereafter. Bauer was assigned to pick up the USS Essex at Mayport, FL in October after completion of a cruise from anbsp;...
|Title||:||USS Essex CV/CVA/CVS-9|
|Author||:||Philip A. St. John|
|Publisher||:||Turner Publishing Company - 1999|