Dick was an accomplished artist well before he became part of the Class of 1963. You may want to read his biography before exploring the gallery. In addition to the drawing and photo contributions you see on the site, Dick was kind enough to send us some of his paintings. To view the larger image, click on the thumbnail, then click the Back button to return to the gallery.

Some of these paintings, as high quality prints, are available for purchase (indicated in red below). You may also request more information regarding private commissions. Please email the USNA63 Webmaster and your request will be forwarded to Dick. Please provide your postal and/or e-mail address so he can contact you.

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USS Mobile Bay (CG-53) Donated to City of Mobile, ALA Dick served as first CO of this Aegis cruiser USS William C. Fitzgerald (DDG-62) Donated to Bill's family; on display in the USNA Museum. (24X30 and 16X20 prints available)
USS Wisconsin (BB-64)"Night Firing at Kafhji" Operation Desert Storm Private Collection USS Middlesex County (LST-983) in Southern Command (Panama) ops. Private Collection.
USS Beaufort (ATS-2) off Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. Private Collection. "Winter Sentinels" Lighthouses of Cape Henry. Private Collection.
USS Yorktown (CG-48) Navy's "Smart Ship" Painting commissioned by the crew (24X30 prints available) "Return of the Battle Group" Operation Desert Storm Painting commissioned by the U.S. Atlantic Fleet Staff
USS Mitscher (DDG-57) Arleigh Burke Class Destroyer. Private Collection. USS Jesse L. Brown (FF-1089) Painting commissioned by ship's crew.
USS Kingfisher (MSC-56) Paintine commissioned by Zak Fisher Foundation (16X20 prints available) USS Nicolas (FFG-47) in Operation Desert Storm. Private collection.
USS USS Falcon (MHC-59) In Mediterranean. Private Collection. (16X20 prints available) USS John C. Stennis (CVN-74) Painting commissioned by Hampton Roads Navy League (16X20 prints available)
USS America (CV-66) in farewell deployment Bosnia ops. Portrait purchased by crew. (24X30 prints available) Charleston Shrimpers, Private collection
USS Gallery (FFG-26) Perry Class frigate. Private collection. USS Briscoe (DD-977) Spruance Class Destroyer Painting commissioned by ship's crew.
Rescue of Mayaguez by USS Harold Holt (FF-1074). Naval Institute Proceedings cover 1976. Private Collection USNA Soccer Buddies, Pencil Portrait, Private collection
USS Pelican (MHC-53) in Persian Gulf ops. Private collection. (16X20 prints available) USS Donald B. Berry (DD-858) Private collection
USS Illusive (MSO-448) in trans-Pacific crossing. Private collection USS Harry S. Truman (CVN-75) Painting commissioned by the Governor of Missouri. (24X30 and 16X20 prints available)
USS Dewey (DDG-45) Guided Missle destroyer. Private collection. USS Knapp (DD-653) Private collection. ship's crew.
USS Shrike (MHC-62) Coastal Minehunter in the Adriatic (Kosovo). Painting commissioned by ship's sponsor. (16X20 prints available). USS Reagan (CVN-76) Nuclear Aircraft Carrier (Prints and canvas replicas available)
USS San Antonio (LPD-17) Amphibious Transport Ship. Private collection.(Prints and canvas replicas available) USS USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77) (Giclees available)
USS Reagan (CVN-76) Nuclear Aircraft Carrier (Prints and canvas replicas available) USS Bulkeley (DDG-84) Guided Missile Cruiser (Prints and canvas replicas available)
USS Stout (DDG-55) Guided Missile Cruiser (Prints and canvas replicas available) Rescue of the Motor Vessel Maersk Alabama (Lithos and giclees available)
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