|- RICHARD NEWMAN -|
Richard Newman served on USNS Bowditch from mid-1972
to late-1974 as a Navy ET.
About a month after being on board, he was designated the Crew's Lay Leader.
Hehad a practice of putting scripture on the bulletin board once a week, as well as a bible study in the chow hall on Wednesdays.
|BOWDITCH PHOTO ALBUMS, 1972-1974|
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|OcUnit One spaces||Southampton, England. June, 1973.|
|Cartagena, Spain and the Wreck of the Bowditch.
After the collision between the Ivory Coast freighter T/N Penelope and USNS Bowditch on 13 Nov, 1973, we pulled into Cartagena, Spain for temporary repairs. Penelope also docked at Cartagena.
|The Yards. Nov-Dec, 1973.
Baltimore, Norfolk and Redhook.
|The Azores||La Coruna, Spain|
|Storm at Sea, 1974||Pulling into Lisbon, on the Tagus River|
|Lisbon monuments||The South Bank|
|Arriving in Southhampton, England.