Bataan Speaking Introduction Aug '43-Mar '44 April '44 May '44 June '44 July '44 Aug'44-Sept '44 Bridge Reminiscence Oct '44-Mar '45 Apr '45 May '45 June '45 July '45 Aug '45 Arthur Bode & Bernard MacDonald Sept '45 Oct '45 Recall & Reminisce

Home Up Feedback Contents Search

Aug'44-Sept '44

 

AUGUST - SEPTEMBER, 1944

THE USS BATAAN RECEIVES THE FOLLOWING YARD WORK:

  1. REPAIR OF FORWARD ELEVATOR
  2. INSTALLATION OF WND CATAPULT (STARBOARD)
  3. SHIP'S BOTTOM AND SIDES PAINTED
  4. SP RADAR INSTALLED
  5. NEW FLIGHT DECK LANDING LIGHT SYSTEM INSTALLED. SHIP PREPARED TO QUALIFY AND OPERATE WITH NIGHT FIGHTERS.
  6. ROCKET STOWAGE AND HANDLING FACILITIES INSTALLED.
  7. INSTALLED $4 AIRCRAFT BARRIER.

26 AUGUST '44

CAPTAIN V. H. SCHAEFFER, USN, RELIEVED BY CAPTAIN J. P. HEATH, USN.

 

Number of Visits  Hit Counter

Send email to bataancvl29@gmail.com with questions or comments about this web site.
Copyright 2017 U.S.S. Bataan Association
Last modified: 09/15/17