USS Drum

Misc 1979-1981

The pictures in this section were sent in by Nick Flacco, LT who served on DRUM from 1977-1981 

Nick Flacco leaning against the rudder while DRUM is in dry-dock
during SRA at Mare Island Naval Shipyard in 1979

Nick Flacco receiving his LT bars from CO Mike Bradley underway somewhere in the Pacific, 1980.

Nick's wife Mary waiting for DRUM to dock. DRUM returning from WESTPAC deployment in May 1981. This was Nick's last trip on DRUM and was given the honor of Maneuvering Watch OOD (white shirt standing on Sail).


Revised: July 30, 2005