USS HYDRUS (AKA-28)
Pollywog Watch List:
At 1430 when the word is passed, "Set all Pollywog Watches", the following enlisted men will take their stations as indicated:
Name Location of Watch Uniform LAZORCHAK
Fan the jr OOD. Keep him cool at all times. 1 Bath towel.
1 Flat hat.
SCHLAIS Follow Mr. Pells with ice water Scivvies & Helmet. SCHMIDT Follow Chief Morris with fan and cigarettes and matches Winter clothing. CORBITT Carry water and cigarettes for McGee Pea Coat and Jock strap HERFORT Follow Wolter with fan and ice water Top coat, long handles, Bare feet. PULLEY Carry ice water and ash tray for Kerr. Mattress cover, Helmet. ISHERWOOD Messenger for Chief Dietz Peacoat, jock strap, bare feet. TURNER
Carry butt can for shellbacks Whites, leggins and neckerchief LAYMAN Sweep decks in front of Chief Anderson with Fox Tail Scivvies & rubbers. MARCOUX Carry ash tray and cigarettes for McColmbs Bare feet, Top coat CAPUANO
Messenger for Kotlanz
Messenger for Mr Furey
Scivvies & helmet
Scivvies & helmet
Singers on forecastle Foul weather clothing complete MORRIS Matt Stand watch on Charlie Noble Whites. CURRY
After fire room Pea coats, leggins, Flat hats. HEDRICK
Shine boy for all Shellbacks
Shine boy for all shellbacks
Whites, bare feet. JOHNSON Matt Asst OOD White, Flat hat, bare feet. STEWART Asst OOD Messdenger Long handled scivvies & Dress blue coat. NELSON Asst Navigator Bath rope, scandles, gloves. ANTHONY BM of watch. Cooks hat, gray shirt, scivvies, Gym shoes & socks JONES
Deciding board. Dig up and check Bitching problems and submit same to jr OOD every 15 minutes for submission to sr OOD for correction Diapers and bare feet. GATTS
Fan tail look out
(Each time they hear the voice of a shellback they will bow 3 times and say hail the King, hail the King, hail the King.
Flathats, Peacoast, Winter pants, Bare feet. KOPZYK Stands on top of anchor winch in forecastle and passes word from lookout to talker. Jock strap, Flat hat, Neckerchief CARPENTER Carry cold drinks and cigarettes for Henderson, CBM Bath towel, Neckerchief, Scandles. CASSIDY
Talker on Forecastle
Talker on Fantail
(Note: The above named men are to remove false teeth before taking over watch)
Jock strap, Neckerchief, Helmet FRASHER Assist Mr. Ivins in No 2 stack Fould weather uniform. ANDERSON StM Asst BM of watch Cooks hat, Gray shirt, Scivvies Gym shoes & socks.