This is the school that Kerry graduated from 1966.
Officer Candidate School, Newport, Rhode Island
This is where Kerry was commissioned as an active-duty ensign in August, 1966.
Guided Missile Frigate USS Gridley
This is where Kerry served during what he refers to as his first tour in Vietnam, where he patrolled off the coast of Vietnam for only five weeks.
Cam Rahn Bay, Vietnam
This is the former French vacation resort where Kerry served one month of training and claimed the first Purple Heart medal.
An Thoi, Vietnam
This is the location where Kerry became Officer in Charge (OinC) of Patrol Craft Fast (PCF) No. 44, upon being assigned to Coastal Division 11.
This location is where Kerry was ordered to for seven days after being assigned to Coastal Division 11 and becoming Officer in Charge (OinC) of Patrol Craft Fast (PCF) No. 44.
Sa Dac, Vietnam
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