A Nolty J. Theriot Tugboat – Sandy Alario This photograph was taken south of New Orleans near the Industrial Canal on the Mississippi River. Mills with his head downward, can be seen on the 01 level aft near the stack with port Engineer Fred Rose.
Mills was assigned to the USNS Spica for over five years photographed here with the battleship USS Wisconsin (BB -64); Persian Gulf, October 19, 1990.
Photograph of a following sea taken from the pot quarter of the tugboat Nita T.
Mills (white undershirt) with gunners mate Tom Healy; USNS Spica NSD pier, Subic Bay. The gray sand (lahar) is from the volcano Pinatubo that erupted 36 hours earlier. Mount Pinatubo alone ejected more toxic pollutants into the atmosphere than the entire World industrial factories had the previous 50 years.