Dispatches from the U.S.S. DeKalb: April 30, 1918

Source: C. Gilbert Hazlett, April 30, 1918

Source: C. Gilbert Hazlett, April 30, 1918

April 30, 1918

Worked all day issuing small stores.

Weather warm, except at night when rain storm came up.

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Dispatches from the U.S.S. DeKalb: April 29, 1918

Source: C. Gilbert Hazlett, April 29, 1918

Source: C. Gilbert Hazlett, April 29, 1918

April 29, 1918

On watch 8 to 12 A.M.

Weather warm, sea calm as a lake.

Had boxing matches on deck in afternoon.

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Dispatches from the U.S.S. DeKalb: April 28, 1918

Source: C. Gilbert Hazlett, April 28, 1918

Source: C. Gilbert Hazlett, April 28, 1918

April 28, 1918

On watch 4 to 6 P.M. Sighted three masted sailing vessel at 2 P.M. acting suspiciously.

Had “General Quarters” and maneuvered around her in effort to discern her nationality, but she refused to show colors and endeavored to make away.

We resumed our course at 2.30.

Heavy sea all day.

Source: C. Gilbert Hazlett, April 28, 1918

Source: C. Gilbert Hazlett, April 28, 1918

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Dispatches from the U.S.S. DeKalb: April 27, 1918

Source: C. Gilbert Hazlett, April 27, 1918

Source: C. Gilbert Hazlett, April 27, 1918

April 27, 1918

On watch 12 to 4 A.M.

Very cold. Iceberg reported in immediate vicinity. Rained most of day.

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Dispatches from the U.S.S. DeKalb: April 26, 1918

Source: C. Gilbert Hazlett, April 26, 1918

Source: C. Gilbert Hazlett, April 26, 1918

April 26, 1918

On watch 12 to 4 P.M.

Nearly ran down a British tanker in fog at 3 P.M. off Great Banks.

Weather very cold. Thunder and lightning storm, followed by hail, rain and snow in afternoon.

Source: C. Gilbert Hazlett, April 26, 1918

Source: C. Gilbert Hazlett, April 26, 1918

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Dispatches from the U.S.S. DeKalb: April 25, 1918

Source: C. Gilbert Hazlett, April 25, 1918

Source: C. Gilbert Hazlett, April 25, 1918

April 25, 1918

On watch 4 to 6 P.M.

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Dispatches from the U.S.S. DeKalb: April 24, 1918

Source: C. Gilbert Hazlett, April 24, 1918

Source: C. Gilbert Hazlett, April 24, 1918

April 24, 1918

On watch 12 to 4 P.M.

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Dispatches from the U.S.S. DeKalb: April 23, 1918

Source: C. Gilbert Hazlett, April 23, 1918

Source: C. Gilbert Hazlett, April 23, 1918

April 23, 1918

On watch 8 to 12 A.M. and 8 to 12 P.M.

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Dispatches from the U.S.S. DeKalb: April 22, 1918

Source: C. Gilbert Hazlett, April 22, 1918

Source: C. Gilbert Hazlett, April 22, 1918

April 22, 1918

On watch 4 to 8 A.M and 6 to 8 P.M.

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Dispatches from the U.S.S. DeKalb: April 21, 1918

Source: C. Gilbert Hazlett, April 21, 1918

Source: C. Gilbert Hazlett, April 21, 1918

April 21, 1918

On watch 4 to 6 P.M.

Worked in small stores all day.

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