Shipmates Page 1

Ray Owen
Ray Owen Holding the life ring that was on the
ships quarterdeck.
"USS LST 1090 Queen of the Fleet"

Bill Hagwood
Bill Hagwood On the Signal Bridge
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Bill Hagwood

Bill Hagwood somewhere off the coast of 

Japan or Korea in 1952 or 1953

The LST 1101 is in the background


John Nida
John Nida On liberty 1954

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Some Shipmates enjoying their off duty time.

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The fantail watch, (l-r) Robert E. Lee Hough, 
James N. Conklin and Jackie R. Hensley.

Jim Normand
James E. Normand, BM3 

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Bill Hagwood, Zeke Ellis, Ron Coker
Zeke's real name was Zeola and I think that he broke the record
for the most times AOL on the ship. I think that he was busted
down from third class to SN three times while I was on board.
He was one of the stewards

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Eugene "Pops" North the lead cook with C E Warren BM1.

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John Nida
This didn't seem so bad at the time but I don't know if
I could go with the racks three deep as they were.
This was taken in the aft crews quarters of the deck division.