CONFIDENTIAL (69 years ago)

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UNITED STATES SHIP       U.S.S. SIGSBEE                         Saturday              23           Jan.        1943


ZONE DISCRIPTION. Plus 4

REMARKS

12-16                    

1200                     Ship placed in Commission by Commandant:  Third Naval District.

                             Commander Benjamin V. Russell, U. S. N. in Command.

Moored starboard side to pier H, New York Navy Yard, Brooklyn, New York.

Receiving  steam, fresh and salt water, electricity and telephone service from the dock.

Signed by:            T. R. Weschler, Lieut. U. S. N. R.

         (Transcribed by: Billy Roberts, GM 3c, U. S. N. Gun #43)