USS William H. Standley DLG/CG-32 Association

1979-1980 WESTERN PACIFIC CRUISE 

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The '79-80 WestPac Cruise
 13 November 1979 Deploy-Departed San Diego enroute to Pearl Harbor 21 November 1979 Inport Pearl Harbor - Brief stop for fuel and stores 22 November 1979 Underway for Guam 6 December 1979 Import Guam - Another brief stop for fuel and stores 6 December 1979 Underway - Enroute Pusan, Korea 12 December 1979 Arrive Pusan, Korea 15 December 1979 Underway - Enroute Subic Bay, Republic of the Phillipines 21 December 1979 Arrive Subic Bay 8 January 1980 Underway for Phattaya Beach, Thailand 18 January 1980 Arrive Phattaya Beach 21 January 1980 Underway - Enroute Singapore 23 January 1980 Conduct Excercise Merlion VII with Singapore Navy 26 January 1980 Port Visit Singapore 29 January 1980 Underway enroute Indian Ocean 6 February-26 April 1980 - Conduct dual battle group operations in the Indian Ocean and Northern Arabian Sea 27 March 1980 Arrive Diego Garcia for required maintenance 4 April 1980 Depart Diego Garcia for continued Indian Ocean operations 28 April 1980 Depart Indian Ocean for Subic Bay 8 May 1980 Arrive Subic Bay 20 May 1980 Depart Subic Bay for San Diego 25 May 1980 Diverted to Modlock off Korea 28 May 1980 Depart Modlock for San Diego 12 June 1980 Arrive San Diego 
Courtesy Scott Batchelder

 

stat7980Courtesy Scott Batchelder