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1961 Mediterranean Deployment
(Photos courtesy of Gene McLeod, Alan Hurlbut and Jim Hackett, RAF, Stafford, England)

 
Photos courtesy of Gene McLeod

1961 - Beirut, Lebanon
Left to right: EN P. F. Linquest, Doc Barker, EN Ron Simpson, RM Gene McLeod.
 
1961 - Famagusta, Cyprus
Ron Marr and Gene McLeod


 

1961 - Athens, Greece
Left to right, Trutta(?), Gene McLeod, Ron Simpson, A. R. Michel.
1961 - Athens
Left to right: RM Gene McLeod, EN Paul Carney, QM J. V. Deason
 
1961 - Athens, Greece
Left to right: RM Gene McLeod, SO Bill Dean, EM Larry Poole

At the Temple of Zeus.
 

1961 - USS Sea Cat entering the port of Madeira, a Portuguese Colony.

1961 - USS Penguin ASR-12.
Submarine rescue ship

1961 - USS Sea Cat maneuvering alongside USS Penguin in Madeira. 

1961 - USS Trutta maneuvering alongside USS Sea Cat.
 

1961 - Simulated sinking of the USS Forrestal CVA-59 while operating in the Mediterranean Sea. Capt. Bergs - outstanding shot.
 

1961 - The USS Sea Cat was one hundred percent qualified upon returning to Home Port Key West, Florida. It is quite a feat to have every person on a submarine qualified. Very rare.

1961 - Sea Cat Sailing List

   

1961 Med Cruise - Photos Courtesy of Alan Hurlbut and Jim Hackett, RAF, Stafford, England
 

1961 - Departing Key West for Lisbon

1961 - Underway - Hurlbutt by sail and FT Sawyer

1961 - Mediterranean - Sea Cat and Trutta maneuvering for high-line transfer

1961 - Mediterranean - high-line - Peeples

1961 - Mediterranean - high-line - Peeples

1961 - Mediterranean - Sea Cat and Trutta securing high-line transfer. IC Hurlbutt in white and Captain Bergs on Bergs on bridge.

1961 - Nice, France

1961 - Nice, France

1961 - Lisbon, Portugal - Recently hijacked ocean liner Santa Maria enters port.

1961 - Rota, Spain

1961 - Rota, Spain - Alan Hurlbutt - Mess Cook

1961 - Straits of Messina

1961 - Famagusta, Cyprus 1961 - Famagusta, Cyprus
1961 - Famagusta, Cyprus
(Courtesy of Jim Hackett, RAF, Stafford, England)

1961 - Famagusta, Cyprus
(Courtesy of Jim Hackett, RAF, Stafford, England)

1961 - Famagusta, Cyprus
Chris Phillips - white helmet, Jim McDermott - far right
(Courtesy of Jim Hackett, RAF, Stafford, England)

1961 - Famagusta, Cyprus
(Courtesy of Jim Hackett, RAF, Stafford, England)

1961 - Famagusta, Cyprus
(Courtesy of Jim Hackett, RAF, Stafford, England)

1961 - Famagusta, Cyprus
(Courtesy of Jim Hackett, RAF, Stafford, England)

1961 - Famagusta, Cyprus
Ken Lathrop
(Courtesy of Jim Hackett, RAF, Stafford, England)

1961 - Alongside USS Mississinewa AO-59 (Hoooraaay - Hot showers and laundry)

1961 - Alongside USS Mississinewa AO-59

1961 - Bay of Naples

1961 - Med - Drag racing with the Penguin
Ronnie Marr, Criscola, Goldie Baber (lower right)

1961 - Harbor at Funchal Maderia

1961 - Maderia - Portuguese Soldiers

   

 

 

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