The Navigation Team of USS Sacramento - 1979
Sacramento Navigation team (note: This photo was taken a few
before we all
advanced in rank)
It was the WestPac cruise of 1980 aboard Sacramento that
interest in celestial navigation
and I have very fond memories of her and the people I
with, especially the Nav Team of;
LT Cheeseman, QMC Bob Colcleasure, QM1 Gary
QM2 Jim Kaatz, QM2 Brower QM2 Husted (me)
I would love to get in touch with them again.
I have been in contact with Bob Colcleasure and Jim Kaatz.
QMC Colcleasure, retired from the Navy and currently resides
Jim Kaatz also retired from the Navy as a QMC and resides on
I believe that Gary Stutzmann retired as a QM1 and resides in
I know that QM2 Brower was from Buffalo NY and that QM3 Catoni
was from NYC.
We would love to learn what happened to Lt. Cheeseman, QM2