January 1939

Lou's Leathernecks

Volume 22, Issue 1

USS Louisville

The month of November has been one of our busiest traveling seasons. From Bremerton to San Francisco; then to Long Beach after refueling at San Francisco. From there we headed for Oakland to participate in the Armistice Day parade. Departing from Oakland, we headed for San Clemente Island to fire short range.

After concluding short range practice we returned to Long Beach to have the Marine compartment painted. Again we headed for San Clemente Island and upon returnine to Oakland for the Admiral's inspection and Landing Force parties.

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