These photos are all courtesy of LT (MC) Jerry Petrone.
Pie eating contest, crews' mess - in background
center is Steward Smith & me on right side of photo.
More pie eating.
Halloween contest, circa. 1965.
Me on left (mummy) & Jacobsen, the radioman, on right.
Ship's doctor in stateroom - first (& last) beard
I ever grew.
Clay was first FBM to surface fire a Polaris Missile
Information stamped on rear of photo:
U.S. AIR FORCE PHOTO
Air Force Missile Test Center
Operated by RCA
AT SEA, MTN
Launch of POLARIS Missile. "POLARIS
Test Vehicle carrying Instrumentation
Package in Nose Cone."
Please send all comments, corrections and harrassments to:
Return to the USS Henry Clay home page
© 2007 Gerald A. Pollack