U.S.S. HELENA (CA-75)
PLAN OF THE DAY FOR MONDAY 8 DECEMBER 1952
|Duty Division - 5||Sunrise - 0723M||Sunset - 1801M|
Steaming independently from Guam, M.I. to Pearl Harbor, T.H. via Wake Island. Expect to arrive at Wake this morning.
Officers & CPO's - Khaki working uniform
CREW - "SON OF PALEFACE"
CPO - "THE BIG SKY"
WARDROOM - "SOMEBODY LOVES ME"
Carry out AT SEA routine amended as follows:
0000 - Set all ship's clocks ahead one hour to conform to minus 12 Zone time ("M" time).
0600 - Reveille.
0625 - Mess Gear.
0645 - Late Bunks.
0715 - Protestant Devotional Services in the Crew's Lounge.
0723 - Sunrise. Turn off all running lights.
0745 - Officer's Call.
0800 - Turn to.
0830 - Personnel who have not had rectal cultures taken, report to LACEY, HMC in the Sick Bay.
1. Division officers concerned are directed to have all men possessing items of
special winter clothing report to BARNES, SK2 in the hanger deck at the times noted.
All special clothing must be turned in.
2 Yesterday, the consumption of fresh water was in excess of allowable limits.
All hands are cautioned to CONSERVE FRESH WATER.
3. The HELENA is privileged to welcome aboard today the following additional honored guests:
|Nominee for Secretary of State.
Nominee for Secretary of the Treasury
Nominee for Secretary of the Interior
Liaison with Bureau of Budget
Nominee for Administrative Assistant to the President
4. All Catholics are reminded that today is the Feast of the Immaculate Conception, a Holy Day of Obligation. Catholic Rosary Services will be held in the Crew's Lounge immediately following the last movie.