USS Semmes DDG-18
Official Deck Log
(National Archives II Washington DC)
1962


DATE

TIME

ACTIVITY

Dec   Deck Log Book Cover Page
Dec 10 1537-1745 In accordance with CNO ltr ser 835P45 dtd 22 Mat 1962, RADM L.R. DASPIT, USN COMSIX, placed the United States Ship SEMMES (DDG 18) in commission.  First Commanding Officer is Richard G. ALEXANDER, Commander, U.S.Navy.  Moored Starboard side to Pier ALFA, U.S. Naval Shipyard, Charleston, South Carolina, with standard destroyer moor, five inch nylon lines, and wires fore and aft to the pier, receiving fresh water from the pier.
Dec 11 0000-2400 Moored as before. Charleston, S.C.
Dec 12 0000-2400 Moored as before. Charleston, S.C.
Dec 13 0000-2400 Moored as before. Charleston, S.C.
Dec 14 0000-2400 Moored as before. Charleston, S.C.
Dec 15 0000-2400 Moored as before. Charleston, S.C.
Dec 16 0000-2400 Moored as before. Charleston, S.C.
Dec 17 0000-2400 Moored as before. Charleston, S.C.
Dec 18 0000-2400 Moored as before. Charleston, S.C.
Dec 19 0000-2400 Moored as before. Charleston, S.C.
Dec 20 0000-2400 Moored as before. Charleston, S.C.
Dec 21 0000-2400 Moored as before. Charleston, S.C.
Dec 22 0000-2400 Moored as before. Charleston, S.C.
Dec 23 0000-2400 Moored as before. Charleston, S.C.
Dec 24 0000-2400 Moored as before. Charleston, S.C.
Dec 25 0000-2400 Moored as before. Charleston, S.C.
Dec 26 0000-2400 Moored as before. Charleston, S.C.
Dec 27 0000-2400 Moored as before. Charleston, S.C.
Dec 28 0000-2400 Moored as before. Charleston, S.C.
Dec 29 0000-2400 Moored as before. Charleston, S.C.
Dec 30 0000-2400 Moored as before. Charleston, S.C.
Dec 31 0000-2400 Moored as before. Charleston, S.C.


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