COMMISSIONING BOOKLET



HERMITAGE (LSD-34) was launched 12 June 1956 by the Ingalls Shipbuilding Corp., Pascagoula, Miss., sponsored by Mrs. Alfred M. Pride, wife of Vice Admiral Alfred M. Pride; and commissioned 14 December 1956, Captain Leonard A. Parker in command.

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Plankowner Frank Capps, fcapps@carolina.rr.com, has contributed scans of the Commissioning Booklet:IMG_0001
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