According to The Bluejackets Manual (15th Edition, 1959), ships of the U.S. Navy always had the following Departments, each headed by a Department Head:
Operations, Navigation, Gunnery (or Deck),
Engineering, Supply, and Medical
Each Department was broken down into Divisions, each with a Division Officer.
In addition, ships of the U.S. Navy, depending on type, may also have one or more of the following Departments headed by a Department Head:Air (Aviation/Helo), Administrative, Chaplain, Dental, Executive,
Flag, Marine, Repair, Transportation and Weapons
These Departments also consisted of Divisions, each with its own Division Officer.
|The links (in blue)
above will take you to the individual Departments that were attached to
the U.S.S. Little Rock CLG 4 at various times
in her career. The page associated with each Department will provide
details as to that Department's functions, as well a links to the
within that Department.
Note: We recognize that the information contained in these pages may be incomplete, or in some cases inaccurate. We need your input to remedy this. Please send your additions, corrections, comments or feed-back to the
|What we need from
|1. Your name and
2. The Department you were in.
3. The Division you were in.
4. Your rate/rank while on the Little Rock.
5. What your job was on the Little Rock.
6. Who you worked with.
|7. Any specifics pertaining to equipment
you worked on. Name of gear, model
no's. (Mk. and Mod.), etc.
8. Specific memories pertaining to your
work and life on the Little Rock.
|Please send your
additions, corrections, comments or feed-back to the