Invitation to the USS Menhaden's Commissioning
(Invitation Courtesy of David H. McClintock, Jr., son of Captain
David H. McClintock, Menhaden's First Commanding Officer)
USS Menhaden (SS-377) Commissioning Officers
Left to right: LTJG J.M. Pruzinski, LTJG W.M. Webb, LT I.M.
King, CDR D.H. McClintock,
LT E.P. Wilkinson (being presented with award), LT W.W. Price,
Jr., LTJG E.J. Skorupski, LTJG D.M. Miller
USS Menhaden Officers and Guests
Left to Right: Unidentified friend of LTJG William Webb, who
is behind her, Mrs. Jeanne Price, LT Walter Price, LTJG Donald Miller,
Mrs. Marquita Miller, Mrs. Myrtle Hayward McClintock (David McClintock's
mother), Mrs. Janice Wilkinson, CDR David McClintock, LT Eugene "Dennis"
Wilkinson, Mrs. Kirby McClintock, LTJG Edmund Skorupski, Mrs. Zita Skorupski,
LTJG Joseph Pruzinski, unidentified friend of Joseph Pruzinski, Pharmacists
Mate Kate Costello (future wife of Ira King), LT Ira King
Commissioning Ceremony aboard the USS Menhaden (SS-377)
Commissioning Crew on the main deck of the USS Menhaden
(Photos and/or Images Courtesy of John Mansfield, RM2(SS), Menhaden,
1963-65; and Les Guille, CDR, Menhaden Commanding Officer, 1970-71)
USS Menhaden (SS-377) Commissioning Crew
(Photo Courtesy of Nancy Martin, daughter of Joseph S. Alves,
MoMM3(SS), USS R-2 (SS-79), 1943-45, and MoMM2(SS), Menhaden, 1945-46.
Image Courtesy of Les Martin, son of Nancy and Phil Martin)