USS Oklahoma City
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DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY
U.S.S. OKLAHOMA CITY (CLG-5)

BRIEF CHRONOLOGY OF EVENTS

March 1973
6-31 In port Yokosuka, Japan.
April 1973
1-12 In port Yokosuka, Japan.
13 En route Nagoya, Japan.
14-16 Visit Nagoya, Japan.
16-17 En route Kobe, Japan.
18-19 Visit Kobe, Japan.
20-21 En route Yokosuka, Japan.
21-30 In port Yokosuka, Japan.
May 1973
1-6 In port Yokosuka, Japan.
7-11 En route Yankee Station
     via Okinawa Op Area.
12-13 Special operations in Gulf of Tonkin.
14-15 En route Subic Bay, RP.
16 Visit Subic Bay, RP.
17-18 Type training in Subic Bay Op Areas.
19-20 En route Sattahip, Thailand.
21-25 Visit Sattahip, Thailand.
26-29 En route Hong Kong, BCC.
30-31 Visit Hong Kong, BCC.
June 1973
1-4 Visit Hong Kong, BCC.
5-7 En route Inchon, Korea.
8-10 Visit Inchon, Korea.
11-13 En route Yokosuka, Japan
     via Shimonoseki Straits.
14-30 In port Yokosuka, Japan.
July 1973
1-10 In port Yokosuka, Japan.
11-12 En route Sasebo, Japan.
13-15 Visit Sasebo, Japan.
16-17 En route Yokosuka, Japan.
18-31 In port Yokosuka, Japan.
August 1973
1-27 In port Yokosuka, Japan
28 Sea trials in Sagami Wan.
29-31 In port Yokosuka, Japan.
September 1973
1-3 In port Yokosuka, Japan.
4-10 En route Subic Bay, RP
     via Subic Bay Op Area.
11-16 Visit Subic Bay, RP.
17-19 En route Singapore.
20-24 Visit Singapore.
25-28 En route Keelung, ROC
     via the Equator where "Crossing the line"
     ceremony was conducted.
29-30 Visit Keelung, ROC.
October 1973
1-2 Visit Keelung, ROC.
3-4 En route Yokosuka, Japan.
5-31 In port Yokosuka, Japan.
November 1973
1-8 In port Yokosuka, Japan.
9-12 En route Hong Kong, BCC.
13-18 Visit Hong Kong, BCC.
19-20 En route Manila, RP.
21-26 Visit Manila, RP.
27-30 En route Yokosuka, Japan
     via Subic Bay Op Area.
December 1973
1-2 Enroute Yokosuka, Japan.
3-31 In port Yokosuka, Japan.
JANUARY 1974
1-6 Holiday Leave and Upkeep at Yokosuka, Japan.
7-11 En Route from Yokosuka, Japan,
     to Subic Bay, RP, Via Okinawa Op Areas.
12-20 In Port Subic Bay, RP.
21-25 En Route from Subic Bay, RP,
     to Kaohsiung, Taiwan, Via Subic Bay Op Areas.
26-28 In Port Kaohsiung, Taiwan.
29-31 En Route from Kaohsiung, Taiwan, to Sasebo, Japan.
FEBRUARY 1974
1-3 In Port Sasebo, Japan.
4-5 En Route from Sasebo, Japan, to Yokosuka, Japan.
6-28 In Port Yokosuka, Japan,
     Restricted Availability and Drydock Period.
MARCH 1974
1-29 In Port Yokosuka, Japan,
     Restricted Availability and Drydock Period.
30-31 En Route from Yokosuka, Japan, to Subic Bay, RP.
APRIL 1974
1-3 En Route Subic Bay, RP.
4 Anchored Subic Bay, RP, for Refueling.
4-9 En Route Sattahip, Thailand.
9-14 In Port Sattahip, Thailand.
15-16 En Route Penang, Malaysia.
17-21 In Port Penang, Malaysia.
22-26 En Route Subic Bay, RP.
27-30 In Port Subic Bay, RP.
MAY 1974
1~3 In Port Subic Bay, RP.
4-6 En Route Pusan, Korea.
7-10 In Port Pusan, Korea.
11-12 En Route Yokosuka, Japan.
13-31 In Port Yokosuka, Japan,
     Restricted Availability and Drydock Period.
JUNE 1974
1-20 In Port Yokosuka, Japan,
     Restricted Availability and Drydock Period.
20 Sea Trails Tokyo Bay.
20-30 In Port Yokosuka, Japan,
     Restricted Availability and Drydock Period.
JULY 1974
1-7 Upkeep Yokosuka, Japan.
8-11 En Route from Yokosuka, Japan, to Otaru, Japan.
12-15 In Port Otaru, Japan.
16-23 Operations with Task Group 77.4
     in Northern Japan Op Areas.
24-31 Upkeep Yokosuka, Japan.
AUGUST 1974
1-4 Upkeep Yokosuka, Japan.
5-15 Operations with Task Group 77.4
     in Japan Op Areas.
16-31 Upkeep Yokosuka, Japan.
SEPTEMBER 1974
1-30 In Port Yokosuka, Japan,
     Restricted Availability and Drydock Period.
OCTOBER 1974
1-15 In Port Yokosuka, Japan.
4 Change of Command Ceremony.
16-18 Sea Trails.
19-20 In Port Yokosuka, Japan.
21-22 Underway, INSURV/Underway Material Inspection.
23-25 In Port Yokosuka, Japan, INSURV Inspection.
26-31 In Port Yokosuka, Japan.
NOVEMBER 1974
1-4 In Port Yokosuka, Japan.
5-8 Underway, Interim Refresher Training,
     Yokosuka Op Areas.
9-10 In Port Yokosuka, Japan.
11-15 Underway, Interim Refresher Training,
     Subic Op Areas.
16-17 In Port Subic Bay, RP.
18-23 Underway, Interim Refresher Training,
     Subic Op Areas.
24 In Port Subic Bay, RP.
25-26 En Route Hong Kong, BCC.
27-31 In Port Hong Kong, BCC.
DECEMBER 1974
1 Emergency Typhoon Evasion out of Hong Kong, BCC.
2-3 Returned to Hong Kong, continued Protocal Visit.
4-8 En Route Yokosuka, Japan.
9-31 In Port Yokosuka, Japan,
     Restricted Availability Period.
JANUARY 1975
01-05 Holiday Leave and upkeep
     at Yokosuka, Japan.
06-10 Enroute from Yokosuka,
     Japan to Subic Bay, Republic of the
Philippines via Okinawa OPAREA.
11-19 Inport Subic Bay,
     Republic of the Philippines.
20-26 Enroute from Subic Bay to Jakarta,
     Indonesia via Subic Bay OPAREA.
27-31 Inport Jakarta, Indonesia.
FEBRUARY 1975
01-02 Enroute from Jakarta,
03-06 Inport Singapore.
07-09 Enroute Subic Bay,
     Republic of the Philippines.
10 Inport Subic Bay,
     Republic of the Philippines.
11-14 Enroute and participation in READEX 1-75.
15-17 Enroute Yokosuka, Japan.
18-28 Inport Yokosuka, Japan.
MARCH 1975
01-09 Inport Yokosuka, Japan.
10-16 Enroute Guam and operations
     with Task Group 77.4.
17-20 Inport Guam, Mariana Islands.
(Conducted guest cruise in waters
     adjacent to Guam)
21-24 Enroute Keelung, Taiwan,
     Republic of China.
25-28 Inport Keelung, Taiwan,
     Republic of China.
28-31 Enroute Yokosuka, Japan.
APRIL 1975
01-14 Inport Yokosuka, Japan.
15-18 Enroute Subic Bay,
     Republic of the Philippines.
19 Local operations, Subic OPAREAS.
20-21 Enroute South China Sea.
22-30 "FREQUENT WIND" Operations in South China Sea.
     (Evacuation of U. S. and Vietnamese Nationals).
MAY 1975
01-02 "FREQUENT WIND" Operations.
03-06 Enroute Yokosuka, Japan.
07-15 Inport Yokosuka, Japan.
16~18 Enroute/Inport Shimada, Japan.
19-20 Enroute/Inport Yokosuka, Japan.
21-25 Enroute Manila,
     Republic of the Philippines
     (brief stop in Subic Bay,
     Republic of the Philippines to embark guests).
26-29 Inport Manila, Republic of the Philippines.
30-31 Enroute/Inport Subic Bay,
     Republic of the Philippines.
JUNE 1975
01 Inport Subic Bay,
     Republic of the Philippines.
02-03 Type Training.
04-08 Enroute Yokosuka, Japan.
09-22 Inport Yokosuka, Japan.
23-26 Enroute Hong Kong,
     British Crown Colony.
27-30 Inport Hong Kong,
     British Crown Colony.
JULY 1975
01 Inport Hong Kong, British Crown Colony.
02-03 Enroute Subic Bay,
     Republic of the Philippines.
03-06 Inport Subic Bay,
     Republic of the Philippines.
07-11 Enroute Yokosuka, Japan.
12-31 Inport Yokosuka, Japan.
     (15-31) (First increment of Regular Overhaul).
AUGUST 1975
01-27 Inport Yokosuka, Japan
     (First increment of Regular Overhaul).
28 Underway for Sea Trials in Yokosuka OPAREAS.
29-31 Inport
SEPTEMBER 1975
01 Inport Yokosuka, Japan.
02-05 Enroute Subic Bay,
     Republic of the Philippines.
06 Inport Subic Bay,
     Republic of the Philippines.
07-10 Enroute Sattahip, Thailand.
11-15 Inport Sattahip, Thailand.
16-19 Enroute Subic Bay,
     Republic of the Philippines.
20-22 Inport Subic Bay, Republic of the Philippines.
23-28 Enroute Inchon, Republic of Korea.
29-30 Inport Inchon, Republic of Korea.
OCTOBER 1975
01-02 Inport Inchon, Republic of Korea.
03-06 Enroute Yokosuka, Japan.
07-22 Inport Yokosuka, Japan.
23-26 Enroute Hong Kong,
     British Crown Colony.
27-31 Inport Hong Kong,
     British Crown Colony.
NOVEMBER 1975
01-02 Inport Hong Kong,
     British Crown Colony.
03-05 Enroute Manila,
     Republic of the Philippines.
06-09 Inport Manila,
     Republic of the Philippines.
10-13 Enroute Subic Bay,
     Republic of the Philippines.
14-17 Inport Subic Bay,
     Republic of the Philippines.
18-25 Underway for Type Training/MULTIPLEX 1-76.
26-28 Inport Subic Bay,
     Republic of the Philippines.
29-30 Enroute Buckner Bay, Okinawa, Japan.
DECEMBER 1975
01-03 Inport Buckner Bay, Okinawa, Japan.
04-05 Enroute Yokosuka, Japan.
06-31 Inport Yokosuka, Japan (Holiday/Upkeep).
JANUARY 1976
01-04 Holiday leave and upkeep at Yokosuka, Japan.
05-07 Enroute from Yokosuka, Japan to Keelung, Taiwan.
08-11 Inport Keelung, Taiwan.
12-14 Enroute from Keelung, Taiwan
     to Subic Bay, Republic of the Philippines.
15-23 Inport Subic Bay, Republic of the Philippines.
24-28 Enroute and participation in MULTIPLEX 2-76.
29-31 Enroute Sattahip, Thailand.
FEBRUARY 1976
-01 Enroute Sattahip, Thailand.
02-06 Inport Sattahip, Thailand.
07-09 Enroute from Sattahip, Thailand to Singapore.
10-13 Inport Singapore.
14-21 Enroute from Singapore to Yokosuka, Japan.
22-29 Inport Yokosuka, Japan.
MARCH 1976
01-14 Inport Yokosuka, Japan.
15-21 Enroute from Yokosuka, Japan
     to Subic Bay, Republic of the Philippines.
22-24 Inport Subic Bay, Republic of the Philippines.
25-31 Enroute and participation in READEX 2-76.
APRIL 1976
-01 Enroute Subic Bay,
     Republic of the Philippines.
02-07 Inport Subic Bay,
     Republic of the Philippines.
08-09 Enroute/inport Manila,
     Republic of the Philippines.
-10 Enroute/inport Subic Bay,
     Republic of the Philippines.
11-18 Enroute from Subic Bay,
     Republic of the Philippines
     to Perth, Australia.
19-25 Inport Perth, Western Australia.
26-30 Enroute from Perth, Australia to Yokosuka, Japan.
MAY 1976
01-08 Enroute from Perth, Australia to Yokosuka, Japan.
09-30 Inport Yokosuka, Japan.
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