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AB AC AD AE AG AK AM AO AQ AS AT AW AX AZ BM BT BU
CE CM CS CT DC DK DM DP DS DT EA EM EN EO ET EW
FC FT GM GS (53-61) GS (78-Now) HM HT IC IM IS IT JO LI LN LS
MA (48-67) MA (72-Now) ME ML MM MN MR MS MT MU NAVY NC ND OM OS OT
PC PH PM PN PR QM RD (WW2) RD (48-72) RM SD SF SH SK SM
SO ST SV SW TM UT WT YN NAVY DIVER


U.S.S. HEWITT

(DD-966)

BE JUST AND FEAR NOT

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DD-966 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
SEP1976-SEP1976Commisioning
SEP1976-SEP1976Panama Canal
SEP1976-JUL2001Decommisioning
MAY1977-Shellback Initiation - 20 MAY 1977 - Pacific Ocean
JAN1978-DEC1982West Pac
APR1978-APR1978Ambassador ship USS Hewitt
SEP1978-APR1979West Pac
OCT1978-Shellback Initiation - 10 OCT 1978 - Pacific Ocean
OCT1978-Shellback Initiation - 10 OCT 1978 - Atlantic Ocean
SEP1979-MAR1980West Pac
SEP1979-OCT1979Ambassador ship USS Hewitt
FEB1980-MAR1980RIMPAC
APR1980-APR1981West Pac-Indian Ocean
APR1980-APR1980Ambassador ship USS Hewitt
JUN1980-AUG1980rescue vietnamese
JUL1980-JUL1980rescue 52 american
MAR1983-OCT1983West Pac
OCT1983-Shellback Initiation - 10 OCT 1983 - Pacific Ocean
OCT1984-MAY1985West Pac
JAN1985-Shellback Initiation - 10 JAN 1985 - Pacific Ocean
JAN1985-Shellback Initiation - 10 JAN 1985 - Indian Ocean
AUG1986-MAR1990West Pac-Indian Ocean-Persian Gulf
AUG1989-MAR1990Desert Shield
OCT1989-Shellback Initiation - 15 OCT 1989 - Indian Ocean
MAR1991-MAR1991Team Spirt Korea
MAY1991-SEP1991Desert Storm Boarding Ops Red Sea
MAY1991-NOV1991West Pac
JUN1991-JUN1991Shellback Ceremony - Crossing the Equator
SEP1991-SEP1991Shellback Ceremony - Crossing the Equator
NOV1991-NOV1991South China Sea
DEC1991-DEC1991Subic Bay Base RP - Final visit before base closure
JAN1992-JAN1992South China Sea
JUN1992- Shellback Initiation - 8 JUN 1992 - Pacific Ocean
NOV1992-APR1993West Pac
NOV1993-MAR1994Middle Pacific
MAY1994-AUG1994RIMPAC
AUG1994-JAN1995West Pac-Indian Ocean-Persian Gulf
OCT1994-DEC1994MIF Boarding Ops Red Sea Operation Southern Watch
JUL2001-JUL2001Decommisioning

DD-966 General Specifications