May 17, 2018
30 years ago – 1988
Gopperton in Navy - Navy Seaman Apprentice David A. Gopperton, son of Roger A. and Karolyn K. Gopperton of Sutherland, Iowa, recently returned from a six-month deployment to the Westem Pacific aboard the aircraft carrier USS Midway, homeported in Yokosuka, Japan. During the deployment, Gopperton participated in exercise Team Spirit 88, an annual event designed to improve the defensive readiness of the U.S. and Republic of Korea forces. Additionally, the ship made brief port visits in Japan and the Republic of the Philippines.
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