BANGKOK
and
SATTAHIP
THAILAND
are Ports of Call by the
USS Hassayampa AO-145


1972-1973 Cruise
 included Sattahip




A unified Thai kingdom was established in the mid-14th century; it was known as Siam until 1939. Thailand is the only southeast Asian country never to have been taken over by a European power. A bloodless revolution in 1932 led to a constitutional monarchy. In alliance with Japan during World War II, Thailand became a US ally following the conflict
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R and R in Bangkok

Bangkok River Home

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Photos from USS Blue, DD-774 1969-70

Go To Hassaympa Page.