USS Thomaston Operations...

Location Dates
1958 - 1974  
Lebanon July 1 November 1, 1958
Quemoy-Matsu July 23, 1958 June 1, 1963
Taiwan Straits August 23, 1958 June 1 1963
Vietnam July 1, 1958 July 3, 1965
Congo July 14 September 1, 1960
Laos April 19, 1961 October 7, 1962
Berlin August 14, 1961 June 1, 1963
Cuba October 24 December 31, 1962
Congo November 23-27, 1964
Dominican Republic April 18, 1965 September 21, 1966
Korea October 1, 1966 June 3, 1974
Cambodia Thailand March 29, 1973 August 15, 1973
1975  
New Life/New Arrival April 1 November 1
Baby Lift April 4 May 9
Operation Eagle Pull April 11-13
Operation Frequent Wind April 20-30
Mayaquez Operation May 15th
1976  
Guatemalan Earthquake February 4 June 30
Typhoon Pamela May 21 June 15
Typhoon Olga May 25 June 1
Beirut Lebanon Evacuation June 29 July 27
1977  
Snowgo, New York January 26 February 8
Johnstown, Pa. Flood Relief July 20 August 16
Entewetak Cleanup (click here) 1977-1980
1978  
Snow Blow / Snow Blow II January 26 February 18
Restoring Water Service to Naples Italy April 18-21
Evacuation of Iran December 8 1978 February 20, 1979
1979  
Wichita Falls/Vernon Falls Tornado April 10-21
Jamaica Releif August 14 - December 23
Dominica/Dominican Republic August 21 - November 30
Boat People 921 July 1979 June 30, 1984
Hurricane Frederic September 12, 1979 February 23, 1980
1980  
Azores Releif January 1-15
Cuban Resettlement April 27th
Haiti and Saint Lucua Hurricane August 6-21
Fort Allen September 23th
Italy Earthquake November 26 December 7
Typhoon Dinah November 26 December 13
1981  
Air Controllers August 3rd
Grounding of Republic of Philippines Ship DATU KALANTIAW September 21-24
1982  
Air Florida Crash January 13-27
Beirut Lebanon Evacuation June 23 25
1983  
Cyclone Disaster Relief Viti levu, Figi Islands March 9-26
Earthquake Disaster Relief Popayan, Columbia/td> March 31 April 8
Operation Green Earth April July
Mississippi River Flood May 28 June 1
Lebanon June 1, 1983 August 1, 1984
Rescue Operation of Crewmembers of M/V Lica Lu October 25th
Grenada October 23 November 21
Cyclone Relief Oper. Agalega Islands, Mauritias December 13th
1984  
Disaster Relief of Diego Suarez, Madagascar April 23-30
Beirut Lebanon Evacuation February 10 12
Antigua Water Disaster March 15 June 18
Coalinga, CA. Earthquake May 2-18
Operation Intense Look August 8 October 1
Rescue of Bombed Foreign Ship October 19th
1985  
West Virginia Flood November 4-22
Hurricane Elena August 29 September 8
Mexico City Earthquake September 19 October 4