January 1954 - May 1954 Cruise Book
A great part of Naval history.
You would be purchasing the USS McCaffery
DDE 860 cruise book during this time period. Each page has been placed on a CD for years of enjoyable
computer viewing. The CD comes in a plastic sleeve with a custom label. Every page has been enhanced
and is readable. Rare cruise books like this sell for a hundred dollars or more when buying the actual hard copy
if you can find one for sale.
This would make a great gift for yourself or someone you know who may have served aboard her.
Usually only ONE person in the family has the original book. The CD makes it possible for other family members to have
a copy also. You will not be disappointed we guarantee it.
Some of the items in this book are as follows:
- Ports of Call:
Lisbon, Naples, Augusta Bay, Istanbul, Salonika, Cannes, Venice, Castellion, Genoa and newport R.I..
- Divisional Group Photos (Names
- Many Liberty Call Photos
- Many Crew Activity Photos
- Crew Roster by Division (Name, Rank and Hometown)
- Plus Much More
Over 198 Photos
on Approximately 74 Pages.
Once you view this book you will know what life was like on this Destroyer during
this time period.
- 6 Minute Audio of "Sounds of Boot Camp" in the late 50's early 60's
- Other Interesting Items
- The Oath of Enlistment
- The Sailors Creed
- Core Values of the United States Navy
- Military Code of Conduct
- Navy Terminology Origins
- Examples: Scuttlebutt, Chewing the Fat, Devil to Pay,
- Hunky-Dory and many
- 25 Hi Res Images of the "World War Two Memorial" in Washington DC
Why a CD instead of a hard copy book?
- The pictures
will not be degraded over time.
- Self contained CD no software to load.
- Thumbnails, table of contents and index for easy viewing reference.
as a digital flip book or watch a slide show. (You set the timing options)
- Back ground patriotic music and Navy sounds can
be turned on or off.
- Viewing options are described in the help section.
- Bookmark your favorite pages.
- The quality on your screen
may be better than a hard copy with the ability to magnify any page.
- Full page viewing slide show that you control with
arrow keys or mouse.
- Designed to work on a Microsoft platform. (Not Apple or Mac) Will work with Windows 98 or above.
Bring the Cruise Book to Life with this Multimedia Presentation
This CD will exceed your Expectations