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Visit by USS Oklahoma city



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TUESDAY, MARCH 23, 1976 NO. 67/76

VISIT BY USS OKLAHOMA CITY

The flagship of the US Seventh Fleet, USS Oklahoma

City, v/ill visit Western Australia from April 19 to April

26.

Oklahoma City is a conventionally powered, guided

missile cruiser with a complement of 1210 officers and

sailors.

Oklahoma City will arrive in Cockburn Sound on

April 19 with the Commander of the US Seventh Fleet, Vice-Admiral

Thomas B. Hayward, embarked. The ship will later proceed to

a berth at Fremantle where it will remain for the duration

of the visit.

Members of the ship's company will take part in

Anzac Day celebrations while in Western Australia.

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