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Doyle ordered the port director to commence undocking all ships at the quays at 2000 (8 PM) and increased harassing fire from naval gunfire support ships.
For his part, Admiral Struble of Seventh Fleet, for whom Joy's decision must have been a bitter pill, responded fully to Doyle's requests for air and naval gunfire support and at the same time was able to focus on his broader Seventh Fleet responsibilities.
Their services on Tenth Corps staff took on an added importance because the Marine Division was part of the Tenth Corps and the Navy furnished all close air and naval gunfire support" "Summary of Employment of Mobile Training Team ABLE, Troop Training Unit, Amphibious Training Command, Pacific Fleet for the Period 5 July 1950 to 2 January 1951," p.
George Dewey's fleet had been at work in Manila Bay providing naval gunfire support. Gunboats Callao, Manila and Mosquito silenced a Filipino artillery piece at Cavite Viejo.
He also presents the Navy's one-sided argument for a missile-armed "arsenal ship" to fill the critical shortfall in naval gunfire support. Every description, however, is of a ship with no self-defense and no target-detection capability (unable to protect itself, the arsenal ship could be easily boarded and commandeered by Malaysian pirates).
That month, USS New Jersey, together with allied warships, provided naval gunfire support to U.N.
During Vietnam, 7th Fleet engaged in combat operations against enemy forces through attack carrier air strikes, naval gunfire support, amphibious operations, patrol and reconnaissance operations and mine warfare.
Doyle had organic naval gunfire support under his control.