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USS Guam LPH-9

USS Guam (LPH-9), an Iwo Jima-class amphibious assault ship, was laid down by the Philadelphia Naval Shipyard 15 November 1962; launched 22 August 1964

Veterans: 8
Latest Activity: Dec 24, 2019

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Comment by Darryl Teets on December 24, 2019 at 10:12pm

Arrived on Guam in 88, coming from the Iwo Jima, same class ship yet big difference between the two. 

Comment by George E. Demand on March 31, 2013 at 12:56pm

The Mighty 9, my first ship as an "AS". (my original rate was disestablished)  Worked for ASC Wellhaven. Frank Shutte, Robert Courtois, Troy Larock, Johnson Pajimna, Fackson (forgot your first name at the moment). Made the last deployment in "97 - 98" I miss the ship, was no longer swift and bold just stiff and old. She had the worst food out of all 5 ships I was on.  Still a fun tour. 

 

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