LOG BOOK OF THE U. S. S. ASHLAND LSD-1
COMMANDED BY: Edward F. Scott, Commander, U. S. N.
ATTACHED TO: LSD Division TWENTY-ONE Division,
Amphibious Forces Squadron,
Atlantic Fleet,
Commencing 1 May, 1951, at Maryland Drydock Company, Baltimore, Maryland,
and ending 31 May, 1951, at Maryland Drydock Company, Baltimore, Maryland

Tuesday 1 May, 1951

0 to 4
Moored port side to Pier No. 5, Maryland Drydock Co., Baltimore, Maryland, with four (4) manila lines and two (2) wire lines. Receiving following services from shore: fresh and salt water, steam and electricity. Ships present: USS Lindenwald (LSD-6), USS Alsea (ATF-97). Commanding Officer USS Ashland (LSD-1) assumed duties as SOPA.

4 to 8
Moored as before. 0735 Pursuant to Commanding Officer U. S. Naval Hospital, Charleston, Naval Base, Charleston, S. C. order No. 751-51, dated 27 April 1951, ChCarp, John T. Dukes, 416064, USN/7742 reported for duty on board this vessel. Authority BuPers B1114 241441Z.

8 to 12
Moored as before. 0800 Mustered crew at quarters. Absentees: Levy, G. C., 418 85 74, SA. USN; Tremblay, G. A., 752 66 13, FN, USNR. 0825 Greenwood, S. G., 608 81 29, ME3, USN left the ship on fifteen (15) days annual leave. 0915 Cordaro, V. J., 942 12 96, BMB1, USNR, left the ship on twenty (20) days annual leave.

12 to 16
Moored as before. 1310 Captain held mast and awarded punishments as follows: Lunney, F., 317 74 67, FN, USNR; Offense: Obscene language, interference with Shore Patrol; Punishment: forty-five (45) days extra duties. Martin, R. H., 339 94 24, BT3, USN; Offense: Obscene language, disobedience to Shore Patrol orders; Punishment: Thirty (30) days deprivation of liberty.

16 to 20
Moored as before.
20 to 24
Moored as before.


Wednesday 2 May, 1951

0 to 4
Moored port side to Pier No. 5, Maryland Drydock Co., Baltimore, Maryland, with four (4) manila lines and two (2) wire lines. Receiving the following services from shore: fresh and salt water, steam and electricity. Ships present: USS Lindenwald (LSD-6), USS Alsea (ATF-97). SOPA is in USS Ashland (LSD-1). 0050 Pursuant to USS Ashland (LSD-1) Disp. 272045Z of April 1951, Lawrence, R. E., 293 19 88, BMG3, USNR, reported aboard from temporary duty with the U. S. Naval Receiving Station, Norfolk, Virginia.

4 to 8
Moored as before. 0710 Simmons, W. W., 382 50 71, FPC, USN, returned aboard from thirty (30) days annual leave. 0746 Bertsch, H. F., 844 43 39, CSG3, USN, left the ship on twenty (20) days annual leave.

8 to 12
Moored as before. 0800 Mustered crew at quarters. Absentees: Levy, G. C., 418 85 74, SA, USN; Tremblay, G. A., 752 66 13, FN, USN. 0805 Ramsey, L. B., 422 04 52, FA, USN, left the ship on ten (10) days annual leave. 0835 Beadle, R. (n), 238 74 57, FP2, USNR, left the ship on fifteen (15) days annual leave.

12 to 16
Moored as before. 1320 Park, S. P., 891 89 02, DC3, USN, left the ship on five (5) days annual leave.

16 to 20
Moored as before. 20 to 24
Moored as before.

Thursday 3 May, 1951

0 to 4
Moored port side to Pier No. 5, Maryland Drydock Co., Baltimore, Maryland, with four (4) manila lines and two (2) wire lines. Receiving the following services from shore: fresh and salt water, steam and electricity. Ships present: USS Lindenwald (LSD-6), USS Alsea (ATF-97). SOPA is in USS Ashland (LSD-1).

4 to 8
Moored as before.
8 to 12
Moored as before. 0800 Mustered crew at quarters. Absentees: Levy, G. C., 418 85 74, SA, USN; Tremblay, G. A., 752 66 13, FN, USNR.

12 to 16
Moored as before. 1222 Pursuant to NavMed Form "G", dated 2 May 1951, Edwards, L. D., 361 34 40, RDSN, USNR, was transferred with baggage, records and transfer papers to U. S. Naval Hospital, Annapolis, Maryland. 1313 Berry, W. T., 582 64 93, SK2, USN, left the ship on thirty (30) days reenlistment leave. 1325 Strozyk, C. S., 631 69 57, CSRSN, USNR, left the ship on twenty (20) days reenlistment leave.

16 to 20
Moored as before. 1610 Sweeney, G. L., 791 07 19, FC3, USN, left the ship on thirty (30) days reenlistment leave.

20 to 24
Moored as before.


Friday 4 May, 1951

0 to 4
Moored port side to Pier No. 5, Maryland Drydock Co., Baltimore, Maryland, with four (4) manila lines and two (2) wire lines. Receiving the following services from shore: fresh and salt water, steam and electricity. Ships present: USS Lindenwald (LSD-6), USS Alsea (ATF-97). SOPA is in USS Ashland (LSD-1). 0200 Pursuant to NavMed Form "G", Burchfield, C. E., 281 24 07, SA, USN, was transferred to U. S. Naval Hospital, Portsmouth, Virginia, for treatment with baggage, records and transfer papers.

4 to 8
Moored as before.

8 to 12
Moored as before. 0800 Mustered crew at quarters. Absentees: Levy, G. C., 418 85 74, SA, USN; Tremblay, G. A., 752 66 13, FN, USNR. 0800 Pursuant to Commanding Officer order No. P16-4/00 serial 105, dated 4 May 1951, LT Thomas F. Strunck, 332234 USNR, left the ship for temporary duty at Newport, R. I., for seven (7) week indoctrination course in Naval Justice Class. Authority: ComPhibLant disp 211540z of 21 April 1951. LTJG , 479571, USNR, assumed duties of Navigator, by order of Commanding Officer. 0800 The following men left the ship on thirty (30) days annual leave: Casavan, C. F., 555 20 80, FP3, USN; Lester, C. W., 846 26 00, BM2, USN; Kendall, V. A., 382 43 37, MRC, USN; Phillips, M. (n), 234 80 36, MM2, USN. The following men left the ship on twenty-five (25) days annual leave: Sturdivant, L. E., 631 08 32, BM3, USN; Jones, W. E., 327 45 60, FA, USN. The following men left the ship on twenty-one (21) days annual leave: Hanna, F. J., 761 83 18, BMG1, USNR; Savoie, J. G., 735 49 29, SN, USNR; Thompson, J. E., 672 46 48, SN, USNR. The following men left the ship on twenty (20) days annual leave: Dixon, B. W., 331 68 41, FA, USN; Clay, R. W., 331 68 17, FA, USN; Cox, L. M., 261 77 22, DCC, USN; Cobler, C. W., 323 85 46, FA, USN. The following men left the ship on fifteen (15) days annual leave: Rosh, J. M., 234 09 42, MMC, USN; Fox, J. E., 920 54 72, SN, USNR; Christensen, E. J., 344 00 70, FN, USNR; Shaak, A. C., 820 49 95, SN, USNR; Gunter, D. E., 645 09 08, FCS2, USNR; Johnson, E. G., 991 35 77, TN, USNR; Jordan, S. (n), 830 74 70, SDG3, USNR; Conduit, G. H., 808 18 78, END3, USNR; Justus, J. R., 570 57 47, END3, USNR; Foster, R. L., 329 81 29, SN, USNR. The following men left the ship on thirteen (13) days annual leave: Foster, S. D., 631 87 68, SKSN, USNR; Lewis, J. R., 285 10 66, MML2, USNR. Fields, E. (n), 584 28 43, SN, USNR, left the ship on twelve (12) days annual leave.

12 to 16
Moored as before. 1435 Wilson, W. T., 303 50 64, FA, USN, left the ship on twenty (20) days annual leave. 1530 Received the following provisions for use in the general mess: from John H. Gleason, 1524-30 Fleet Street, Baltimore, Md., Six hundred (600) pounds oranges, Six hundred (600) pounds apples, one hundred and fifty (150) pounds green onions, two hundred and fifty (250) pounds lettuce, fifty (50) pounds peppers, one hundred and sixty (160) pounds cucumbers, eighty (80) pounds celery, eighty (80) pounds radishes, one hundred fifty (150) pounds tomatoes, one hundred (100) pounds dry onions; From Purity Creamery Co., two hundred and fifty-six (256) pounds of butter. Inspected as to quantity by LTJG, E. B. Ehlers, (SC), USN, and as to quality by Parent, R. E., HM1, USN.

16 to 20
Moored as before.
20 to 24
Moored as before.


Saturday 5 May, 1951

0 to 4
Moored port side to Pier No. 5, Maryland Drydock Co., Baltimore, Maryland, with four (4) manila lines and two (2) wire lines. Receiving the following services from shore: fresh and salt water, steam and electricity. Ships present: USS Lindenwald (LSD-6), USS Alsea (ATF-97). SOPA is in USS Ashland (LSD-1)

4 to 8
Moored as before.

8 to 12
Moored as before. 0800 Muzio, B. (n), 303 54 58, FA, USN, left the ship on twenty (20) days annual leave. Mustered crew at quarters. Absentees: Levy, G. C., 418 85 74, SA, USN; Tremblay, G. A., 752 66 13, FN, USNR.

12 to 16
Moored as before. 1507 Exercised at fire quarters. 1508 First stream at scene of fire. 1517 Secured from fire quarters.

16 to 20
Moored as before.
20 to 24
Moored as before.


Sunday 6 May, 1951

0 to 4
Moored port side to Pier No. 5, Maryland Drydock Co., Baltimore, Maryland, with four (4) manila lines and two (2) wire lines. Receiving the following services from shore: fresh and salt water, steam and electricity. Ships present: USS Lindenwald (LSD-6), USS Alsea (ATF-97). SOPA is in USS Ashland (LSD-1).

4 to 8
Moored as before.

8 to 12
Moored as before. 1100 Mustered crew at quarters. Absentees: Levy, G. C., 418 85 74, SA, USN; Tremblay, G. A., 752 66 13, FN, USN.

12 to 16
Moored as before.
16 to 20
Moored as before.
20 to 24
Moored as before.


Monday 7 May, 1951

0 to 4
Moored port side to Pier No. 5, Maryland Drydock Co., Baltimore, Maryland, with four (4) manila lines and two (2) wire lines. Receiving the following services from shore: fresh and salt water, steam and electricity. Ships present: USS Lindenwald (LSD-6), USS Alsea (ATF-97). SOPA is in USS Ashland (LSD-1).

4 to 8
Moored as before.

8 to 12
Moored as before. 0800 Mustered crew at quarters. Absentees: Levy, G. C., 418 85 74, SA, USNR; Tremblay, R. A., 752 66 13, FN, USNR; Harris, R. (n),829 67 89, FP3, USN; Saucier, R. P., 871 86 36, FPP1, USNR; Cicco, A. J., 229 23. 62, DCW2, USNR; Gallagher, R. T., 203 62 10, BM3, USN. 0805 Anderson, A. N., 787 23 97, RDSN, USNR; Hamm, F. L., 343 69 92, RDSN, USNR; Hampton, P. W., 670 10 21, SH2, USNR; Hinderer, H. L., 849 98 00, DK1, USNR; Wilson, W. T., 303 56 64, FN, USNR, left the ship on 20 days annual leave. Phillips, M. (n), 234 80 36, MM2, USNR, left the ship on 30 days annual leave. Foster, R. L., 329 81 29, SN, USNR, left the ship on 15 days leave. Cook, R. G., 294 20 93, YNT3, USNR, left the ship on four days annual leave. Edwards, W. H., 854 41 99, SH2, USNR, left the ship on 18 days annual leave. Vomhof, J. P., 366 36 38, SN, USNR, left the ship on 15 days annual leave. Stein, L. J., 645 69 78, RMN3, USNR, left the ship on 18 days leave. Meredith, W. R., 645 43 64, TEM3, USNR, left the ship on 21 days annual leave. Taylor, G. G., 272 37 56, MML1, USNR, left the ship on seven days annual leave. Robbins, L. E., 223 39 56, RMN1, USNR, left the ship on 23 days annual leave. Poole, K. A., 205 66 83, RMN3, USNR, left the ship on 26 days annual leave. McGuire, J. H., 316 80 34, MML1, USNR, left the ship on 7 days annual leave. 0810 Gallagher, R. t., 203 62 10, BM3, USN; Cicco, A. J., 229 23 63, DCW3, USNR, returned absent over leave since 0730 7 May 1951. 0835 Mach C. N. Bowers, 316543, USN, left the ship on 10 days annual leave. 0845 Saucier, R. P., 871 86 36, FPP1, USNR, returned absent over leave since 0730 7 May 1951.

12 to 16
Moored as before.
16 to 20
Moored as before.
20 to 24
Moored as before. 2230 Park, Soo P., 891 89 02, DC2, USN, returned aboard from five (5) days annual leave.


Tuesday 8 May, 1951

0 to 4
Moored port side to Pier No. 5, Maryland Drydock Co., Baltimore, Maryland, with four (4) manila lines and two (2) wire lines. Receiving the following services from shore: fresh and salt water, steam and electricity. Ships present: USS Lindenwald (LSD-6), USS Alsea (ATF-97). SOPA is in USS Ashland (LSD-1).
4 to 8
Moored as before.
8 to 12
Moored as before. 0800 Mustered crew at quarters. Absentees: Levy, G. C., 418 85 74, SA, USN; Tremblay, G. A., 752 66 13, SN, USN; Harris, R. (n), 829 67 89, FP3, USN.

12 to 16
Moored as before
16 to 20
Moored as before.
20 to 24
Moored as before.


Wednesday 9 May, 1951

0 to 4
Moored port side to Pier No. 5, Maryland Drydock Co., Baltimore, Maryland, with four (4) manila lines and two (2) wire lines. Receiving the following services from shore: fresh and salt water, steam and electricity. Ships present: USS Lindenwald (LSD-6), USS Alsea (ATF-97). SOPA is in USS Ashland (LSD-1).

4 to 8
Moored as before.

8 to 12
Moored as before. 0800 Mustered crew at quarters. Absentees: Levy, G. C., 418 85 74, SA, USNR; Tremblay, C. A., 752 66 13, FN, USNR; Harris, R. (n), FP3, USN, 829 67 89. 0801 Kuhn, E. L., 303 80 29, SA, USN; McCloskey, A. J., 208 22 64, SA, USN; Horne, G. O., 426 05 87, SA, USN, and Hall, E. H., 288 44 02, SA, USN, reported aboard pursuant to ComPhibLant Speed Letter serial 2964-P of 2 May 1951 from U. S. Naval Amphibious Base, Little Creek, Virginia, with records, transfer papers and baggage.

12 to 16
Moored as before.
16 to 20
Moored as before. 1800 Harris, R. (n), 829 67 89, FP3, USN, returned absent over leave since 0730 7 May 1951.

20 to 24
Moored as before.


Thursday 10 May, 1951

0 to 4
Moored port side to Pier No. 5, Maryland Drydock Co., Baltimore, Maryland, with four (4) manila lines and two (2) wire lines. Receiving the following services from shore: fresh and salt water, steam and electricity. Ships present: USS Lindenwald (LSD-6), USS Alsea (ATF-97). SOPA is in USS Ashland (LSD-1).
4 to 8
Moored as before.

8 to 12
Moored as before. 0800 Mustered crew at quarters. Absentees: Levy, G. C., 418 85 74, SA, USN; Tremblay, C. A., 752 66 13, FN, USNR. 0810 Arnold, H. T., 272 33 16, GMM1, USNR, left the ship on 10 days annual leave. 1012 Pursuant to BuPers ltr. Pers-B212d-hd-sMM 579 85 60 dated 29 March 1951, Porter, A. N., Jr.,579 85 60, EN3, USN, was transferred with records, transfer papers and baggage to the Submarine Base, New London, Conn.

12 to 16
Moored as before. 1350 Pursuant to NavMed Form "G", Boulton, H. (n), 826 25 02, MEW2, USNR, was transferred with transfer papers, records and baggage to U. S. Naval Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

16 to 20
Moored as before.

20 to 24
Moored as before

Friday 11 May, 1951

0 to 4
Moored port side to Pier No. 5, Maryland Drydock Co., Baltimore, Maryland, with four (4) manila lines and two (2) wire lines. Receiving the following services from shore: fresh and salt water, steam and electricity. Ships present: USS Lindenwald (LSD-6), USS Alsea (ATF-97). SOPA is in USS Ashland (LSD-1). 0235 Tremblay, G. A., 752 66 13, CSSN, USN, returned aboard absent over leave since 0730 1 May 1951.

4 to 8
Moored as before.

8 to 12
Moored as before. 0800 Mustered crew at quarters. Absentees: Levy, G. C., 418 85 74, SA, USN; Thompson, G. W., 783 11 21, FP2, USN. 0940 Lippincott, P. W., 342 86 92, BTG3, USN, left the ship for fifteen (15) days annual leave. 1023 Pursuant to ComPhibLant Speed Letter, serial 3124-P, of 8 May 1951, Whittman, J. A., 422 61 09, EMFA, USN, reported aboard for duty with baggage, transfer papers and records from U. S. Naval Amphibious Base, Little Creek, Norfolk, Virginia.

12 to 16
Moored as before.

16 to 20
Moored as before. 1900 Pursuant to ComPhibLant despatch 062150Z of May 1951, Sallet, A. P., 367 39 52, RMNC, USNR, reported aboard for duty with baggage, records and transfer papers.

20 to 24
Moored as before. 2230 Cook, R. G., 284 20 93, YNT3, USNR, returned aboard from four (4) days annual leave.


Saturday 12 May, 1951

0 to 4
Moored port side to Pier No. 5, Maryland Drydock Co., Baltimore, Maryland, with four (4) manila lines and two (2) wire lines. Receiving the following services from shore: fresh and salt water, steam and electricity. Ships present: USS Lindenwald (LSD-6), USS Alsea (ATF-97). SOPA is in USS Ashland (LSD-1).

4 to 8
Moored as before. 0730 In accordance with standard transfer order No. 2936-51 of 10 May 1951, of U. S. Naval Hospital, Portsmouth, Virginia, Burchfield, C. E., 281 24 07, SA, USN, reported aboard for duty with baggage, records and transfer papers. In accordance with standard transfer order of Receiving Station, Naval Base, Norfold, Virginia, of 11 May 1951, Pettigrew, "J" "L", 347 96 79, SA, USN, reported aboard for duty with baggage, records and transfer papers.

8 to 12
Moored as before. 0800 Mustered crew at quarters. Absentees: Levy, G. C., 418 85 74, SA, USN; Thompson, G. W., 783 11 21, FP2, USN; Powell, J. W., 266 06 17, EN2, USN.

12 to 16
Moored as before.

16 to 20
Moored as before. 1745 Ramsey, L. W., 422 04 52, FA, USN, returned aboard from ten (10) days annual leave.

20 to 24
Moored as before.


Sunday 13 May, 1951

0 to 4
Moored port side to Pier No. 5, Maryland Drydock Co., Baltimore, Maryland, with four (4) manila lines and two (2) wire lines. Receiving the following services from shore: fresh and salt water, steam and electricity. Ships present: USS Lindenwald (LSD-6), USS Alsea (ATF-97). SOPA is in USS Ashland (LSD-1).

4 to 8
Moored as before.

8 to 12
Moored as before. 1100 Mustered duty section on stations. No absentees.

12 to 16
Moored as before.
16 to 20
Moored as before.
20 to 24
Moored as before.


Monday 14 May, 1951

0 to 4
Moored port side to Pier No. 5, Maryland Drydock Co., Baltimore, Maryland, with four (4) manila lines and two (2) wire lines. Receiving the following services from ashore: fresh and salt water, steam and electricity. Ships present: USS Lindenwald (LSD-6), USS Alsea (ATF-97). SOPA is in USS Ashland (LSD-1). 0115 Thompson, G. W., 783 11 21, FP2, USN, returned abord absent over leave since 0730 11 May 1951.

4 to 8
Moored as before. 0744 Taylor, C. G., 272 37 56, MML1, USNR, returned aboard from six (6) days annual leave.

8 to 12
Moored as before. 0800 Mustered crew at quarters. Absentees: Levy, G. C., 418 85 74, SA, USN; Lawrence, R. E., 293 19 88, BMG3, USNR; Wertswa, M. J., 706 20 08, BM2, USN. 0940 Lawrence, R. E., 293 19 88, BMG3, USNR, returned aboard absent over leave since 0730 14 May 1951. 1100 A deck court, LCDR, Charles K. Latus, USNR, met to try the case of Tremblay, G. A., 752 66 13, CSSN, USNR. 1108 The deck court which met at 1100 adjourned. 1130 Received the following provisions for the general mess: from Aristocrat Dairy, 1200 Winchester St., Baltimore, Maryland, seventy (70) gallons of fresh milk; from the Southern Seafood Co., 26 Market Place, Baltimore, Maryland, sixty (60) pounds of sea bass. Inspected as to quantity by LTJG, E. B. Ehlers, SC, USNR, and as to quality by Parent, HM1, USN.

12 to 16
Moored as before. 1340 The Captain held mast and assigned punishment as follows: Tremblay, G. A., 752 66 13, CSSN, USNR, absent over leave from 0730 1 May 1951 to 0235 11 May 1951, punishment, Deck Court. 1510 Wertswa, M. J., 706 20 08, BM2, USN, returned absent over leave since 0730 14 May 1951. 1530 Received the following provisions for the general mess: from Western Maryland Dairy Co., Baltimore, Maryland, sixty (60) pounds of cheese, from Eichorn Foods Line: ninety (90) pounds of strawberries, seventy-two (72) pounds brussel sprouts, sixty (60) pounds cut corn, ninety (90) pounds green peas. Inspected as to quantity by LTJG, E. B. Ehlers, SC, USN, and as to quality by Parent, R. E., HM1, USN.
16 to 20
Moored as before. 1725 Nicholson, D. A., 303 54 71, FA, USN, returned aboard from the U. S. Naval Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, with baggage and records, in accordance with para. C-5205 BuPers Manual. 1825 Bankston, B. Q., 839 23 67, END2, USNR, and Clough, R. E., 607 10 91, END3, USNR, reported aboard from the USS Belle Grove (LSD-2) for temporary additional duty.

20 to 24
Moored as before.


Tuesday 15 May, 1951

0 to 4
Moored port side to Pier No. 5, Maryland Drydock Co., Baltimore, Maryland, with four (4) manila lines and two (2) wire lines. Receiving the following services from shore: fresh and salt water, steam and electricity. Ships present: USS Lindenwald (LSD-6), USS Alsea (ATF-97). SOPA is the Commanding Officer of this vessel.

4 to 8
Moored as before. 0716 McGuire, H. J., MML1, 316 80 34, USN, returned aboard from seven (7) days annual leave.

8 to 12
Moored as before. 0800 Mustered crew at quarters. Absentees: Carter, H. J., 657 41 38, CSG3, USNR; Levy, G. C., 418 85 74, SA, USN. 0825 Bankston, B. Q., 839 23 67, END2, USNR and Clough, R. E., 607 10 91, END3, USNR, completed temporary additional duty and left the ship to return to the USS Bellgrove (LSD-2). 0930 By authority BuPers orders 285317/7741, Pers B1111 ltr-1 of 26 April 1951, CHCARP Shannon E. Fleming, USN, was detached from this vessel and ordered in the USS Rendova (CVE-114). 0945 Published the findings and sentence in the case of Tremblay, G. A., 752 66 13, CSSN, USNR, tried by deck court for absence over leave. Finding: guilty; sentence: to lose $15 per month of his pay for a period of two months, total loss of pay amounting to $30. 1115 Received 100 pounds of crackers from the Maryland Biscuit Co., 508 South Charles St., Baltimore, Maryland. Inspected as to quantity by LTJG, E. B. Ehlers, SC, USN, and as to quality by Camp, T. B., HMC, USN.

12 to 16
Moored as before. 1555 Received 150 pounds of white bread from Schmidts Baking Co., Baltimore, Maryland. Inspected as to quantity by LTJG, E. B. Ehlers, SC, USN, and as to quality by Parent, R. E., HM1, USN.

16 to 20
Moored as before. 1632 A deck court LCDR Charles K. Latus, USNR, convened in the case of Tremblay, G. A., 752 66 13, CSSN, USNR. 1637 The deck court in the case of Tremblay, G. A., 752 66 13, CSSN, USNR, adjourned.

20 to 24
Moored as before.


Wednesday, 16 May, 1951

0 to 4
Moored port side to Pier No. 5, Maryland Drydock Co., Baltimore, Maryland, with four (4) manila lines and two (2) wire lines. Receiving the following services from shore: fresh and salt water, steam and electricity. Ships present: USS Lindenwald (LSD-6), USS Alsea (ATF-97). SOPA is Commanding Officer of this vessel.

4 to 8
Moored as before. 0740 Pursuant to ComPhibLant Serial 3151-P of 8 May 1951, Leaper, N. G., 345 59 76, SA, USN, reported aboard for duty with orders, records and baggage.

8 to 12
Moored as before. 0800 Mustered crew at quarters. Absentees: Levy, G. C., 418 85 74, SA, USNR; Carter, N. J., 657 41 38, CSG3, USNR. 0810 Jones, Charles (n), 950 13 86, END3, USNR, left the ship on 22 days annual leave. 0820 Powell, J. W., 266 06 17, EN2, USN, left the ship on 15 days annual leave.

12 to 16
Moored as before. 1235 Seger, R. T., END3, 787 35 31, left the ship on 18 days annual leave.

16 to 20
Moored as before.
20 to 24
Moored as before. 2150 Carter, N. J., 657 41 38, CSG3, USNR, returned aboard absent over leave since 1000 14 May 1951. 2310 Hurley, W. L., QMS1, 287 59 37, USNR, returned aboard from 21 days annual leave.

Thursday, 17 May, 1951

0 to 4
Moored port side to Pier No. 5, Maryland Drydock Co., Baltimore, Maryland, with four (4) manila lines and two (2) wire lines. Receiving the following services from shore: fresh and salt water, steam and electricity. Ships present: USS Lindenwald (LSD-6), USS Alsea (ATF-97). SOPA is Commanding Officer of this vessel. 0320 Levy, G. C., 418 85 74, SA, USNR, returned aboard under technical arrest orders, absent over leave since 0500 28 April 1951.

4 to 8
Moored as before. 0745 Greenwood, S. G., 608 81 29, ME3, USN, returned aboard from 15 days annul leave. Fields, E. (n), 384 28 43, SN, USN, returned from 12 days annual leave.

8 to 12
Moored as before. 0800 Mustered crew at quarters. Absentees: Hale, U. (n), 347 49 14, FN, USN; Cocco, W. N., 808 63 09, MM1, USN. 0810 Poore, D. L., 558 20 67, BT3, USN, left the ship on 20 days annual leave. 0812 Cocco, W. N., MM1, 808 63 09, returned aboard absent over leave since 0730 17 May 1951.

12 to 16
Moored as before. 1400 The Commanding Officer held mast and assigned punishments as follows: Carter, N. J., 657 41 38, CSG3, USNR; Offense: absent over leave about two (2) days, eleven (11) hours. Punishment: warning. Levy, G. C., 418 85 74, SA, USNR; Offense: absent over leave about twelve (12) days, five (5) hours. Punishment: Deck Court.

16 to 20
Moored as before.
20 to 24
Moored as before. 2045 Beadle, R. (n), 238 74 57, FP2, USN, returned from fifteen (15) days annual leave.


Friday 18 May, 1951

0 to 4
Moored port side to Pier No. 5, Maryland Drydock Co., Baltimore, Maryland, with four (4) manila lines and two (2) wire lines. Receiving the following services from the shore: fresh and salt water, steam and electricity. Ships present: USS Lindenwald (LSD-6), USS Alsea (ATF-97). SOPA is Commanding Officer of this vessel. 0345 Foster, S. D., 631 87 63, SKSN, USN, returned aboard from 18 days annual leave.
4 to 8
Moored as before. 0630 Received 80 gallons of fresh milk from the Aristocrat Dairy Co., 1200 Winchester St., Baltimore, Maryland. Inspected as to quantity by LTJG E. B. Ehlers, SC, USN, and as to quality by Parent, HM1, USN. 0715 Lewis, J. R., 285 10 65, MML2, USNR, returned aboard from 13 days annual leave. 0738 Ensign J. A. Parker, 493335, USNR, returned aboard from 10 days annual leave.

8 to 12
Moored as before. 0800 Mustered crew at quarters. Absentees: Hale, V. (n), 347 49 14, FN, USN. 0835 Weitch, W. W., 156 66 53, SN, USNR, left the ship on 21 days annual leave. 0855 Mach. C. N. Bowers, 316543, returned aboard from 10 days annual leave. 1130 Received 150 pounds of bread from Schmidt Baking Co., Corey and Larsens Streets, Baltimore, Maryland. Inspected as to quantity by LTJG E. B. Ehlers, SC, USN, and as to quality by Parent, HM1, USN.

12 to 16
Moored as before.

16 to 20
Moored as before. 1640 Pursuant to Nav Med Form "G" dated 18 May 1951, Bruette, A. W., 308 11 80, SN, USN, was transferred to the U. S. Naval Hospital, Annapolis, Maryland, for treatment.

20 to 24
Moored as before.

Saturday 19 May, 1951

0 to 4
Moored port side to Pier No. 5, Maryland Drydock Co., Baltimore, Maryland, with four (4) manila lines and two (2) wire lines. Receiving the following services from the shore: fresh and salt water, steam and electricity. Ships present: USS Lindenwald (LSD-6), USS Alsea (ATF-97). SOPA is Commanding Officer of this vessel.

4 to 8
Moored as before.

8 to 12
Moored as before. 0800 Branson, D. R., 345 48 66, SA, USN, left the ship for 15 days annual leave. 0805 Jordan, S., 830 74 70, SDG3, returned to the ship from fourteen (14) days annual leave. 0830 Mustered the crew at quarters. Absentees: Hale, V. (n), 347 49 14, FN, USN; Henry, E. P., 392 01 38, PNSN, USNR.

12 to 16
Moored as before.

16 to 20
Moored as before. 1700 Thompson, J. E., 672 46 48, SN, USNR, returned aboard from 14 days annual leave, absent over leave since 0745 19 May 1051. 1937 Conduit, G. H., 808 18 78, END3, USNR, returned aboard from 15 days annual leave.

20 to 24
Moored as before. 2335 Johnson, E. G., 991 35 77, TN, USN, returned aboard from 15 days annual leave.


Sunday 20 May, 1951

0 to 4
Moored port side to Pier No. 5, Maryland Drydock Co., Baltimore, Maryland, with four (4) manila lines and two (2) wire lines. Receiving the following services from the shore: fresh and salt water, steam and electricity. Ships present: USS Lindenwald (LSD-6), USS Alsea (ATF-97). SOPA is Commanding Officer of this vessel.

4 to 8
Moored as before. 0515 Foster, R. L., 329 81 29, SN, USN, returned aboard from 15 days annual leave. 0620 Fox, John (n), 920 59 79, SN, USN, returned aboard from 15 days annual leave. 0630 Griggs, C. M., 976 60 26, QM3, USN, returned aboard from 30 days annual leave. 0705 Justus, J. R., 570 57 47, END3, USNR, returned aboard from 15 days annual leave. 0740 Shaak, A. C., 820 49 95, SN, USN, returned aboard from 15 days annual leave.

8 to 12
Moored as before. 0850 Powell, J. W., 266 06 17, EN2, USN, returned aboard from four (4) days annual leave. 0855 Gunter, D. E., 645 09 08, FCS2, USNR, returned aboard from 15 days annual leave. 1113 Arnold, H. T., 272 33 16, GMM1, USNR, returned aboard from 10 days annual leave. 1115 Mustered duty section on stations: Absentee: Hale, V. (n), 347 47 14, FN, USN.

12 to 16
Moored as before.

16 to 20
Moored as before. 1745 Vomhof, J. P., 366 36 38, SKSN, USN, returned aboard from 15 days annual leave.

20 to 24
Moored as before. 2030 Pursuant to standard transfer order 086-51 of May 16, 1951, Auth: ComPhibLant speed letter 3266-P of 11 May 1951, Wade, L. H., SDG2, 337 12 98, USNR, reported aboard for duty with orders, baggage and records.


Monday 21 May, 1951

0 to 4
Moored port side to Pier No. 5, Maryland Drydock Co., Baltimore, Maryland, with four (4) manila lines and two (2) wire lines. Receiving the following service from the shore: fresh and salt water, steam and electricity. Ships present: USS Lindenwald (LSD-6), USS Alsea (ATF-97). SOPA is Commanding Officer USS Lindenwald (LSD-6). 0130 Edwards, R. B., 601 50 48, HM3, USNR, returned aboard from 20 days annual leave. 0155 Barrett, O. L., 344 51 93, FP3, USN, returned aboard absent without leave since 1930 20 May 1951, a period of 6 hours and 25 minutes.

4 to 8
Moored as before. 0430 Made all preparations to shift berths. Set the special sea detail. 0520 Alexander, R. E., 327 46 41, SA, USN, returned aboard absent over leave since 0430 21 May 1951. 0539 King, Roy (n), 276 45 34, GM2, USN, returned absent over leave since 0430 21 May 1951. 0540 Discontinued all services from ashore. 0551 Lawrence, R. E., 293 19 88, BMG3, USNR, returned aboard absent over leave since 0430 21 May 1951. 0605 Underway to shift berths assisted by tugs of Maryland Drydock Co., Baltimore, Maryland. 0616 Moored starboard side to S. S. San Francisco with two (2) manila lines and two (2) wire lines. 0727 Underway to shift berths. 0736 Moored port side to Pier No. 5, Maryland Drydock Co., Baltimore, Maryland, with four (4) manila lines and two (2) wire lines.

8 to 12
0800 Byrne, F. L., 780 25 95, SN, USN, left the ship on 13 days annual leave. Davis, G. W., 568 59 68, RD3, USN, left the ship on 24 days annual leave. Harney, W. F.,876 38 58, RD1, USNR, left the ship on 27 days annual leave. Moss, F. R., 671 67 56, QMQ2, USNR, left the ship on 10 days emergency leave. O'Leary, C. (n), 948 43 63, SN, USN, left the ship on 15 days annual leave. Tilghman, L. C., 630 76 49, SN, USNR, left the ship on 15 days annual leave. 0845 Commenced receiving the following services from shore: fresh and salt water, steam and electricity. 1030 Mustered crew at quarters. Absentees: Hale, V. (n), 347 49 14, FN, USN; Connell, E. R., 983 10 61, SN, USN; Chatfield, D. R., 367 69 10, SN, USNR; Keel, J. P., 273 61 32, BMG2, USNR; Nash, "C" "D", 840 06 30, TN, USNR. 1032 Camp, T. B., 274 18 17, HMC, USN, left the ship on four (4) days annual leave. 1047 A deck court, LCDR. C. K. Latus, USN, convened in the trial of Levy, III, G. C., SA, USNR. 1052 A deck court, LCDR. C. K. Latus, USN, in the trial of Levy, III, G. C., SA, USNR adjourned. 1120 Keel, J. P., 273 01 32, BMG3, USNR, returned aboard absent over leave since 0730 21 May 1951. Chatfield, D. R., 367 69 10, SN, USNR, returned aboard absent over leave since 0730 21 May 1951. 1130 Received the following provisions: From Rich's Bakery, Baltimore, Maryland; 54 pies: From Purity Creamery Co., Baltimore, Maryland; 35 pounds process cheese: From Schmidt Baking Co., Baltimore, Maryland; 300 pounds bread. Inspected as to quantity by LTJG E. B. Ehlers (SC), USN, and as to quality by Parent HM1, USN.

12 to 16
Moored as before. 1245 Pursuant to Commanding Officer, USS ASHLAND orders, P16-4/00 serial 124 of 21 May 1951, LCDE. C. K. Latus, 97526, USNR, left the ship for three days temporary additional duty at the Norfolk Naval Base, Norfolk, Va. Pursuant to Commanding Officer USS ASHLAND Orders, P16-4/00 serial 125 of 21 May 1951, LTJG C. N. Ash, 420536, left the ship for 60 days temporary additional duty at the Norfolk Naval Base, Norfolk, Va. 1510 Cocco, W. N., 808 63 09, MM1, USN, left the ship on 30 days reenlistment leave. 1525 Pursuant to ComPhibLant speed letter serial 3339-P, 15 May 1951, Houston, S. D., 753 86 77, MM2, USN, was transferred with transfer papers, records and baggage to the USS Rushmore (LSD-14). 1526 Pursuant to ComAmphibForLant speed letter FF4-14 N11;gn P16-3/MM serial 3256-P of 11 May 1951, Jones, G. W., 344 60 17, ENS, USN, was transferred with transfer papers, records and baggage to the USS Fort Mandan (LSD-21). Pursuant to ComPhibForLant speed letter FF4-14;N11;gn P16-3/MM serial 3251-P of 21 May 1951, Conduit, G. H., 808 18 78, END3, USNR, was transferred with transfer papers, records and baggage to USS Fort Mandan (LSD-21). 1530 Pursuant to ComAmPhibForLant speed letter FFe-14:N11:gn P16-3/MM serial 3251-P of 21 May 1951, Powell, J. W., 266 06 17, EN2, USN, was transferred with transfer papers, records and baggage to USS Fort Mandan (LSD-21). Pursuant to BuPers letter. Per B-2220-opm MM 315 49 94, of 27 April 1951, Justus, M. L., 315 49 94, DCSN, USNR, was transferred with transfer papers, records and baggage to Receiving Station, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Pursuant to ComSerForLantFlt speed letter Ffe-16/hl serial 9661x51 of 3 May 1951, Saucier, R. P., 371 86 36, FPP1, USNR, was transferred with transfer papers, records and baggage to Amphibious Construction Battalion 2, Naval Amphibious Base, Little Creek, Virginia. 1558 Discovered fire in trash box on forcastle. Went to fire quarters. 1959 First stream in fire.

16 to 20
Moored as before. 1607 Fire reported out. Investigation disclosed that fire was caused by metal ban in trash box arced with open welding switch box, lighting trash in box. 1610 Removed trash from box and secured from fire quarters. 1632 Holmes, M. (n), 841 40 51, TN, USN, left the ship on 20 days annual leave. 1650 Pursuant to ComPhibForLantFlt letter FF4-14:NLLcc P16-3/MM, Jordan, S. (n), 830 74 70, SDG3, USNR, was transferred with transfer papers, records and baggage to USS Mellette (APA 156). 1845 Connell, E. R., 983 10 61, SN, USNR, returned absent over leave since 0430 21 May 1951.

20 to 24
Moored as before.


Tuesday 22 May, 1951

0 to 4
Moored port side to Pier No. 5, Maryland Drydock Co., Baltimore, Maryland, with four (4) manila lines and two (2) wire lines. Receiving the following services from ashore: fresh and salt water, steam and electricity. Ships present: USS Lindenwald (LSD-6), USS Alsea (ATF-97). SOPA is Commanding Officer USS Lindenwald (LSD-6). 0030 Cordaro, V. J., 942 12 46, BMB1, USNR, returned aboard from 20 days annual leave. 0300 Hale, V. (n), 347 49 14, FFPN, USNR, returned absent without leave since 0730, 17 May 1951.

4 to 8
Moored as before. 0625 Nash, C. D., 840 01 30, TN, USNR, returned absent over leave since 0430 21 May 1951.

8 to 12
Moored as before. 0800 Mustered crew at quarters. Absentees: none. 0806 Received 618 pounds of beef from Quality Meat and Provision Co., 523 Henrietta Street, Baltimore, Maryland. Inspected as to quantity by LTJG E. B. Ehlers, SC, USN, and as to quality by Parent, R. E., HM1, USN. 1120 Received 35 gallons of Ice Cream from Devale Davis Inc., 2030 Herford Road, Baltimore, Maryland. Inspected as to quantity by LTJG E. B. Ehlers, SC, USN, and as to quality by Parent, R. E., HM1, USN.

12 to 16
Moored as before. 1300 The Captain held mast and assigned punishments as follows: Barrett, O. L., 344 51 93, FP3, USN, 6 hours absent over leave; Punishment: thirty (30) days deprivation of liberty. Chatfield, D. R., 367 69 10, SN, USN, Offense: 4 hours absent over leave. Punishment: 15 days deprivation of liberty. Hale, V. (n), 347 49 19, FPSN, USN. Offense: 4 days, 19 hours absent over leave. Punishment: thirty (30) days deprivation of liberty. Henry, E. P., PNSN, 392 01 38, USNR. Offense: 18 hours absent over leave. Punishment: 30 days deprivation of liberty. Keel, J. P., 273 01 32, BMG3, USNR. Offense: four (4) hours absent over leave. Punishment: 15 days deprivation of liberty. Nash, C. D., 840 06 30, TN, USN. Offense: 26 hours absent over leave. Punishment: thirty (30) days deprivation of liberty.

16 to 20
Moored as before.
20 to 24
Moored as before.


Wednesday 23 May, 1951

0 to 4
Moored port side to Pier No. 5, Maryland Drydock Co., Baltimore, Maryland, with four (4) manila lines and two (2) wire lines. Receiving the following services from shore: fresh and salt water, steam and electricity. Ships present: USS Lindenwald (LSD-6), USS Alsea (ATF-97). SOPA is the Commanding Officer USS Lindenwald (LSD-6).

4 to 8
Moored as before.

8 to 12
Moored as before. 0800 Mustered the crew at quarters. Absentees: none.

12 to 16
Moored as before. 1334 Pursuant to Commanding Officers orders dated 23 May 1951, Mitchell, W. G., 295 43 77, FCC, USN, was transferred to Naval Receiving Station, Norfolk, Virginia, for duty. Authority: ComPhibLant speed letter 3442-P of 18 May 1951. 1445 Received the following provisions from John H. Glaener, Baltimore, Maryland,: 1,500 pounds potatoes; 80 pounds green onions; 150 pounds lettuce; 100 pounds carrots; 150 pounds tomatoes; 80 pounds radishes. Inspected as to quantity by LTJG E. B. Ehlers, (SC), USN, and as to quality by Parent HM1, USN.

16 to 20
Moored as before. 1600 Received the following provisions from Consolidated Beef & Provision Co., Baltimore, Maryland: 1,022 pounds ham. Inspected as to quantity by LTJG E. B. Ehlers, (SC), USN, and as to quality by Parent HM1, USN.

20 to 24
Moored as before. 2300 Pursuant to ComPhibLant Disp 191348Z of 19 May 1951, Balister, A. (n), Jr., 252 76 56, YNT3, USNR, reported aboard for duty with orders, records and baggage.


Thursday 24 May, 1951

0 to 4
Moored port side to Pier No. 5, Maryland Drydock Co., Baltimore, Maryland, with four (4) manila lines and two (2) wire lines. Receiving the following services from shore: fresh and salt water, steam and electricity. Ships present: USS Lindenwald (LSD-6), USS Alsea (ATF-97). SOPA is in USS Lindenwald.

4 to 8
Moored as before. 0420 Strozyk, C. S., 631 69 57, CSRSN, USNR, returned aboard from twenty (20) days annual leave.

8 to 12
Moored as before. 0800 Mustered crew at quarters. Absentees: none. Nicholson, D. A., 303 54 71, FA, USN, left the ship on twenty (20) days annual leave. Walters, L. F., 303 50 60, FA, USN, left the ship on twenty (20) days annual leave. White, Jr., J. S., 278 18 96, FA, USN, left the ship on twenty (20) days annual leave. Broughton, J. O., 361 33 86, MM3, USN, left the ship on thirty (30) days annual leave. Hasse, Jr., W. L., 302 97 61, MM3, USN, left the ship on thirty (30) days annual leave. Pullen, G. W., 331 67 52, FA, USN, left the ship on twenty-five (25) days annual leave. 1000 The Commanding Officer held mast and assigned punishment as follows: McLeod, J. W., 303 54 51, FA, USN; Offense: Unauthorized possession of another man's clothing. Punishment: Two (2) weeks extra duty. 1025 Dixon, B. W., 331 68 41, FA, USN, returned aboard from twenty (20) days annual leave.

12 to 16
Moored as before. 1300 Published the findings and sentence in the case of Levy, III, G. C., 418 85 74, SA, USN, tried by Deck Court for absence over leave. Finding: Guilty; Sentence: Confine for twenty (20) days. Approved by convening authority this date.

16 to 20
Moored as before.

20 to 24
Moored as before. 2345 Cobler, C. W., 323 85 46, FA, USN, returned aboard from twenty (20) days annual leave.


Friday 25 May, 1951

0 to 4
Moored port side to Pier No. 5, Maryland Drydock Co., Baltimore, Maryland, with four (4) manila lines and two (2) wire lines. Receiving the following services from shore: fresh and salt water, steam and electricity. Ships present: USS Lindenwald (LSD-6) (SOPA); USS Alsea (ATF-97). 0130 Cox, L. M., 261 77 22, DCC, USN, reported aboard from twenty (20) days annual leave.

4 to 8
Moored as before.

8 to 12
Moored as before. 0800 Muster crew at quarters. Absentees: None.

12 to 16
Moored as before. 1200 Harris, R. (n), 829 67 89, FP3, USN, left the ship on seven (7) days annual leave. 1325 Pursuant to Commanding Officer ltr P16-4/00 of 25 May 1951, LT R. P. Williamson, 165104, USNR, and LTJG E. B. Ehlers, 203263, USN, left the ship for temporary duty at Norfolk Naval Shipyard, Norfolk, Virginia. 1560 LCDR C. K. Latus, 97576, USNR, returned on board from temporary duty at Norfolk Naval Base, Norfolk, Virginia.

16 to 20
Moored as before. 1600 Downum, E. E., 356 36 88, MML1, USNR, left the ship on four (4) days annual leave. 1820 Muzio, B. (n), 303 54 59, FA, USN, returned from twenty (20) days annual leave. 1845 Williams, A. J., 969 12 45, MM1, USN, returned from thirty (30) days annual leave.

20 to 24
Moored as before. 2000 Pursuant to ComPhibLant disp 191353Z of May 1951, Stickney, W. K. 279 00 13, RMNC, USNFR, reported aboard for duty with transfer papers, records, and baggage from U. S. Naval Receiving station, Boston, Mass. 2215 Maryland Drydock Yard Oiler YO 140 moored alongside to starboard.


Saturday 26 May, 1951

0 to 4
Moored port side to Pier No. 5, Maryland Drydock Co., Baltimore, Maryland, with four (4) manila lines and two (2) wire lines. Receiving the following services from shore: fresh and salt water, steam and electricity. Ships present: USS Lindenwald (LSD-6) (SOPA); USS Alsea (ATF-97). 0231 Savoie, J. G., 735 49 29, SN, USN, returned aboard from twenty-one (21) days annual leave.

4 to 8
Moored as before. 0420 Camp, T. B., 274 18 77, HMC, USN, returned aboard from four (4) days annual leave. 0710 Milne, C. A., 381 14 05, BM1, USN, returned aboard from thirty (30) days annual leave.

8 to 12
Moored as before. 0800 Mustered crew at quarters. Absentees: Tremblay, G. A., 752 66 13, CSSN, USNR; Huta, F. J., 238 53 17, BMC, USN; Rosh, J. M., 234 09 42, MMC, USN. Edwards, W. H., 854 41 99, SH2, USNR, returned aboard from eighteen (18) days annual leave. 0825 Commenced discharging fuel to Maryland Drydock Yard Oiler YO 140. Draft forward 11 feet 3 inches; aft 13 feet 0 inches. 0835 Adams, R. H., 987 89 30, SKGSN, USNR, returned aboard from sixteen (16) days annual leave. 1045 Levy, G. C., 418 85 74, SA, USN, left the ship to be placed in confinement at Naval Training Center, Bainbridge, Maryland, for a period of twenty (20) days in execution of a sentence by a Deck Court.

12 to 16
Moored as before. 1200 Stein, L. J., 645 69 78, RMN3, USNR, returned aboard from eighteen (18) days annual leave. 1425 Tremblay, G. A., 752 66 13, CSSN, USNR, returned aboard absent over leave since 0730 26 May 1951.

16 to 20
Moored as before. Completed discharging fuel to YO 140, having discharged 100,000 gallons of fuel. Draft of ship forward 11 feet 6 inches; aft 11 feet 0 inches.

20 to 24
Moored as before. 2120 YO 140 cast off all lines.

Sunday 27 May, 1951

0 to 4
Moored port side to Pier No. 5, Maryland Drydock Co., Baltimore, Maryland, with four (4) manila lines and two (2) wire lines. Receiving the following services from shore: fresh and salt water, steam and electricity. Ships present: USS Lindenwald (LSD-6) (SOPA); USS Alsea (ATF-97).
4 to 8
Moored as before.

8 to 12
Moored as before. 0900 Hinder, H. L., 819 98 00, SKD1, USNR, and Hampton, P. W., 670 10 21, SH2, USNR, returned aboard from twenty (20) days annual leave.

12 to 16
Moored as before. Pursuant to NavMed Form "G", Burchfield, C. E., 281 24 07, SA, USN, transferred with transfer papers, records and baggage to U. S. Naval Hospital, Annapolis, Maryland.

16 to 20
Moored as before.
20 to 24
Moored as before.


Monday 28 May, 1951

0 to 4
Moored port side to Pier No. 5, Maryland Drydock Co., Baltimore, Maryland, with four (4) manila lines and two (2) wire lines. Receiving the following services from shore: fresh and salt water, steam and electricity. Ships present: USS Lindenwald (LSD-6) (SOPA); USS Alsea (ATF-97).

4 to 8
Moored as before. 0705 Anderson, A. J., 787 23 97, RDSN, USNR, returned aboard from twenty (20) days annual leave. 0723 Phillips, H. N., 348 19 39, FA, USN, returned aboard from ten (10) days annual leave. 0735 Hamm, F. L., 343 69 92, SN, USNR, returned aboard from twenty (20) days annual leave. 0745 Luna, G. (n), 855 88 46, MML2, USNR, left the ship for six (6) days annual leave.

8 to 12
Moored as before. 0800 Mustered crew at quarters. Absentees: None. 0800 Couillard, J. A., 205 62 61, BMG3, USNR, left the ship for fifteen (15) days annual leave. Bruette, A. W., 308 11 80, SN, USNR, left the ship for thirteen (13) days annual leave. 0830 Townsend, B. (n), 672 44 56, SN, USNR, left the ship for twenty (20) days annual leave.

12 to 16
Moored as before. 1515 The Captain held mast and assigned punishment as follows: Tremblay, G. A., 752 66 13, CSSN; offense: absent over leave for six (6) hours and fifty-five (55) minutes; punishment: Deck Court.

16 to 20
Moored as before.
20 to 24
Moored as before.


Tuesday 29 May, 1951

0 to 4
Moored port side to Pier No. 5, Maryland Drydock Company, Baltimore, Maryland, with four (4) manila lines and two (2) wire lines. Receiving the following services from shore: fresh and salt water, steam and electricity. Ships present: USS Lindenwald (LSD-6) (SOPA); USS Alsea (ATF97). 0035 LT R. P. Williamson, 16504, USNR, and LTJG E. B. Ehlers, 203260, USN, returned aboard from temporary duty on board the Norfolk Naval Shipyard, Norfolk, Virginia.

4 to 8
Moored as before. 0720 Meredith, W. R., 645 43 64, TEM3, USNR, returned aboard from twenty-one (21) days annual leave.

8 to 12
Moored as before. 0800 Mustered crew at quarters. Absentees: Carter, N. J., 645 41 38, CSG3, USNR. 1050 Roth, R. F., 852 27 41, EM1, USN, left the ship for ten (10) days annual leave.

12 to 16
Moored as before. Received the following provisions for the general mess: from Eichorn Food In., 6 West Pratt Street, Baltimore, Maryland, ninety (90) pounds of frozen strawberries, ninety (90) pounds of cut corn, forty-eight (48) pounds of brussel sprouts, and ninety (90) pounds of green peas; from Purity Creamery Co., 431 Lexington Street, Baltimore, Maryland, sixty (60) pounds of american cheese; from Western Maryland Co., Lendon and Dolphin Streets, Baltimore, Maryland forty (40) pounds of cottage cheese; from Smith Poultry Corp., 10 Perry Street, Baltimore, Maryland, one hundred (100) pounds of turkey and thirty (30) pounds of fryers; from Glaser Wholesale Grocers, 1524 Fleet Street, Baltimore, Maryland, fifteen hundred (1500) pounds of potatoes, one hundred fifty (150) pounds of cabbage, seventy (70) pounds of green onions, one hundred (100) pounds of big onions, ninety (90) pounds of tomatoes, and eighty (80) pounds of cucumbers. Inspected as to quantity by LTJG E. B. Ehlers, SC, USN, and as to quality by Camp, T. B., HMC, USN.

16 to 20
Moored as before.
20 to 24
Moored as before.


Wednesday 30 May, 1951

0 to 4
Moored port side to Pier No. 5, Maryland Drydock Co., Baltimore, Maryland, with four (4) manila lines and two (2) wire lines. Receiving the following services from shore: fresh and salt water, steam and electricity. Ships present: USS Lindenwald (LSD-6) (SOPA); USS Alsea (ATF-97). 0005 Jones, W. E., 327 45 60, FA, USN, returned aboard from twenty-five (25) days annual leave.

4 to 8
Moored as before. 0645 Sturdivant, L. E., 631 08 32, BMG3, USNR, returned aboard from twenty-five (25) days annual leave.

8 to 12
Moored as before. 0805 Pursuant to Commanding Officer, U. S. Naval Amphibious Base, Little Creek, Virginia, standard transfer order FFA-1043-RS, Wright, C. B., 287 55 45, SD1, USNR, reported aboard for duty with transfer papers, records and baggage. Authority: ComPhibLant Disp. 191352Z of May 1951.

12 to 16
Moored as before.
16 to 20
Moored as before. 20 to 24
Moored as before.


Thursday 31 May, 1951

0 to 4
Moored port side to Pier No. 5, Maryland Drydock Co., Baltimore, Maryland, with four (4) manila lines and two (2) wire lines. Receiving the following services from shore: fresh and salt water, steam and electricity. Ships present: USS Lindenwald (LSD-6) (SOPA); USS Alsea (ATF-97).

4 to 8
Moored as before. 0718 Robbins, L. E., 223 79 56, RMN1, USNR, returned aboard from twenty-two (22) days annual leave. 0725 Blaker, Jr., R. H., 223 52 27, GM3, USN, returned aboard from five (5) days annual leave.

8 to 12
Moored as before. 0800 Mustered crew at quarters. Absentees: Carter, N. J., 657 41 38, CSG3, USNR. Kegley, C. L., 386 91 97, SN, USNR, left the ship for ten (10) days annual leave. 1012 A Deck Court, LCDR. C. K. Latus, USN, met to try the case of Tremblay, G. A., 752 66 13, CSSN, USNR. 1015 The Deck Court which met at 1010 adjourned.

12 to 16
Moored as before. 1438 Tremblay, G. A., 752 66 13, CSSN, USNR, left the ship to be placed in confinement at Naval Training Center, Bainbridge, Maryland, for a period of ten (10) days in execution of a sentence by a Deck Court. Received the following provisions for the general mess: From Quality Meat and Provisions Co., 5-23 West Henrietta Street, Baltimore, Maryland, seven hundred ninety-three (793) pounds of meat. Inspected as to quantity by LTJG. E. B. Ehlers, (SC), USN, and as to quality by Edwards, R. B., HM3.

16 to 20
Moored as before. 1614 Discovered fire in double bottom void adjacent to chain locker, starboard side. West to fire quarters. 1616 First stream in fire. 1633 Fire reported out. Investigation disclosed that fire was caused by welding sparks igniting rags. 1635 Secured from fire quarters.

20 to 24
Moored as before. 2250 Moss, F. R., 671 67 65, QMQ2, USNR, returned aboard from ten (10) days annual leave.