During my four year tour in the Navy I spent most of my time on the
USS Blue, DD 744
Armed with 5 inch 38 guns and DASH (drone antisubmarine helicopter),
we performed many tasks.these included
underway replenishment of helicopters, antisubmarine warfare, and
fire missions on enemy positions on land and sea.
The Green Dragon was a frequent
Our homeport was Yokosuka Japan until
moving to Long Beach California.
The 1998 reunion