Tuesday, April 25, 2006

Former Commanding Officer Visits USS Razorback

CAPT Glen R. Sears, USN (ret), was Commanding Officer of USS Razorback from April 1964 until March 1966. During his time aboard Razorback, then LCDR Sears participated in a West-Pac (or Western Pacific deployment) that including combat operations in Vietnam.

He and his family recently toured Razorback.

This is a picture of then-LCDR Sears and his 7-year old son, Glen R. Sears II, taken in July 1965 aboard the submarine tender USS Sperry in San Diego harbor just before Razorback departed on her West-Pac cruise:
This is a picture of CAPT Sears, USN (ret), his now-grown son CAPT Glen R. Sears II, USN, and CAPT Sears' 7-year old grandson:We were VERY pleased to host the Sears family on their visit.

A short video about CAPT Sears' visit will air on the "Joe Show" in the next week or so. When it is available, it will be posted here.


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