USS Gearing's 1966-1967 Mediterranean cruise
Click below on the four sections
Cover, Bill Latta's drawings, list of ports of call,
ship's history, the Gearing family.
COMDESDIV 242 Commander Charles E. Johnson,
CO CDR Russell Alfred Marcellus,
XO LCDR Christopher S. Lardis, Dedication,
table of the ship's departments,
Weapons Department: First and Second Divisions,
ASW Division, DASH Division.
Operations Department: "OC" and "OI" Divisions,
Engineering Department: "B" "M" and "R" Divisions,
Naples; Palma, Mallorca; Sfax Tunisia; Athens and Kavalla Greece;
Valetta, Malta; Photos... transfer at sea, Christmas Day at Naples,
underway at sea and arrival home at Newport; map of the Mediterranean Sea.