• Creator
  • Department of Defense. Department of the Navy. Naval Imaging Command. 1988-ca. 1993; Department of Defense. Defense Audiovisual Agency. 6/21/1979-9/30/1985; Department of Defense. American Forces Information Service. Defense Visual Information Center. 1994-
  • Created Date
  • 1997-08-26
  • Description
  • The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: View of the official launch party for the Military Sealift Command (MSC) vehicle transport ship USNS WATSON (T-AKR 310). Left to Right: Vice Admiral (VADM) Alexander J. Krekich, USN, Commander Naval Surface Force US Pacific Fleet; Major General J. Wright, USA; General (GEN) Johnnie E. Wilson, USA, Commanding General, Army Material Command; Mr. James E. Guilford, J... more
    The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: View of the official launch party for the Military Sealift Command (MSC) vehicle transport ship USNS WATSON (T-AKR 310). Left to Right: Vice Admiral (VADM) Alexander J. Krekich, USN, Commander Naval Surface Force US Pacific Fleet; Major General J. Wright, USA; General (GEN) Johnnie E. Wilson, USA, Commanding General, Army Material Command; Mr. James E. Guilford, Jr., honored guest; Mrs. Gail Berry West, (wife of Honorable Togo D. West, Jr., Secretary of the Army) Sponsor; Hilary West; General (GEN) Walter Kross, Commander in CHIEF, U.S. Transportation Command, and commander, Air Mobility Command; Rear Admiral David P. Sargent, Jr., USN, Program Executive Officer for Carriers, Littoral Warfare and Auxiliary Ships, Naval Sea Systems Command; and Richard H. Vortmann, President of NASSCO. Base: San Diego State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: National Steel & Shipbuilding Co Release Status: Released to Public. less
  • Rights
  • Unrestricted