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USS Johnston (DD 821) Crew List

The table below contains the names of sailors who served aboard the USS Johnston (DD 821). Please keep in mind that this list does only include records of people who submitted their information for publication on this website. If you also served aboard and you remember one of the people below you can click on the name to send an email to the respective sailor. Would you like to have such a crew list on your website?

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There are 53 crew members registered for the USS Johnston (DD 821).

Select the period (starting by the reporting year): precomm – 1976 | 1977 – now

Whipple, Norman (Whip)E-3 Boatswainmate (Ships Diver)1977 – 1980Boatswain MatesWow, just the friend and fun, oh yea..Smokers on the flight deck. Rosie Roads P.R... The Mod Squad; One Blk -Whipple, One Wht-David Johnson, and One Blnd-Devin Lanning. Blind Mans, The Gang Plank (Base Club) Lets not froget the Women.
Lutz, JosephSKSNJun 10, 1977 – Feb 28, 1981SupplyWent UA on 5/12/78 and lived in a tree fort until I came back 179 days later. Ended up retiring from the Navy in 1997. Last guy to make sailor of the month and last guy to go to Captain's Mast before decommissioning.
Free, Jimgmg21978 – 1980gmg
Allie, Joe ( The Old Crow )MM3Jan 1, 1978 – Jan 1, 1980
McDonald, John(Mac)YN1Jul 4, 1978 – Feb 21, 1981X DivisionProud to have serve on the JollyJ. Good crew to serve....Len Nadeau, gordie Stevenson, Linwood Richardson....Also had a ball playing (pitched) on the Jolly J Softball Team...
Binette, PaulMM FNJul 5, 1978 – Apr 14, 1980M divReservist on board made the Halifax cruse
Evans, BillSMSN1979 – 1980OCAnd To Think I Acualy Turned Duty Abourd The Constitution To Serve Abourd The Jolly J! LOL. Glad I Met Some Good Guys. Thanks
Showalter, Ken (Show)FTG31979 – 19812ndMy first ship. Proud to be a Tin Can Sailor. I was on the decommisioning crew. Mac, are you out there?
Scanlon, NeilRM3Jan 1979 – Jul 1980OPS
Scanlon, NeilRM3Jan 3, 1979 – Jul 1980OCI would like to make contact with Grimmer, Robby, and the rest of the boys. I miss those good old days in Philadelphia
Sobocinski, RichardMM3Apr 1979 – Jun 1979MTemporary duty on the J while awaiting a slot at nuke school. I flew in to meet the ship at Rosie Roads, PR. My first at sea experience in the Nav. Convinced me to resume a civilian career as soon as possible hahaha.
Lesher, ArthurET3Aug 1979 – Jan 1980OEMy first ship. I really enjoyed my short time onboard. Transferred to Fleet Composite Operational Readiness Group Two @ NAB Little Creek.
Shelly, Robert / BobHT3Oct 1979 – Sep 1980R DivThe "Jolly J" = Good times with good people. Remember the "Buffarillo" contest in Jacksonville, Fla. Thats where they started calling me "Kinky" Long story there.

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