XO Lt Commander Armstong in cabin XO Lt Commander Armstrong,Chiefs Lambert, Benkert & Smith. Armstrong & Smith died.
Captain McGonagle sunbathing about a few hours before attack
One of the reconna issance flights in AM before attack Mach- ine gun tub before attack Israeli Mirage jet during attack Don Pageler with 2 of the 820+ rocket holes
Ensign David Lucas with rocket holes Captain McGon- agle on bridge with rocket hole Battle damage
Herb Peetoom near afterstering entrance with rocket holes 2 of 820+ rocket holes in aft bulkhead on main deck
Port side looking aft. TRSSCOMM in background of left picture Rocket holes in deck plates
Rocket holes in Starboard side of bridge Starboard midship 50 cal. gun mount with rocket hole. Missing ships whaleboat burnt by napalm fire. Starboard, looking forward. Missing boat & rocket holes on bridge. Damaged ladder
Bridge as seen from helicopter. Ship riddled with over 820 rocket holes Looking aft from forecastle at super- structure Rocket holes, port side
Star- board side of bridge Paint chipped from bridge by machine gun fire, upper left. Antenna mount with rocket holes on right. Looking aft at paint chipped on bridge Rocket holes on star- board wing.
Crewman blown from forward starboard gun mount by rocket blast Forward starboard gun mount. USS Davis sailing along side with antiaircraft gun in background
Dr. Kiepfer’s state room with rocket holes Capt McGonagle’s cabin with rocket holes Rocket hole in Lt Golden’s cabin
Rock- et hole in main mast Rocket holes in antenna mounts Rocket holes in forward port gun tub
Battle damageBattle damage Damaged ladderDamaged ladder Exit hole. Rocket passed through ship Rocket holes in bulkhead, main deck
Stern view from air upon return to Little Creek Stern view of normal steaming colors, Israelis claim they could not see. During attack over- sized Holiday colors were raised to replace damaged flag.
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