George R. French Jr. left a comment on USS Kitty Hawk CV-63/CVA-63
"How can I find out the exact time and date the Kitty Hawk crossed the international dateline for the first time. I believe it was around the 5th or 6th of October 1962.
The Inaugural entrance into the Golden Order of the Dragon for the ship and many…"
Aug 21, 2019
George R. French Jr. left a comment on Texas Navy Vets
"Born and raised in Cowtown. Joined up in 1961 went to San Diego for Basic and started RM-A school. Deployed aboard the Kitty Hawk in 62. Got out in 67.   Finished out my 24 years in Army Nat'l Guard. Retired now back in Cowtown."
Aug 21, 2019
George R. French Jr. left a comment on USS Kitty Hawk CV-63/CVA-63
"Joined the Navy in '61. Went aboard the Hawk in April '62.
Started out in Navigation Dept. and graduated up to 2nd Div. 
Best move. Made two cruises to Hawaii and two to West Pac.
Had some great times and memories of those days.
Still remember being…"
Aug 21, 2019
George R. French Jr. commented on James Henderson's photo
"Arrived at RTC San Diego Aug. 26 or 27 1961 Co. 407. Co. Cmdr. was a small built Chief, can't remember his name,but he left a lot of memories imprinted on my mind. Remember that when we first arrived on Nimitz Island for our first part, he took us…"
Aug 21, 2019