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USS Steinaker (DD 863) Crew List

The table below contains the names of sailors who served aboard the USS Steinaker (DD 863). 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 135 crew members registered for the USS Steinaker (DD 863).

Select the period (starting by the reporting year): precomm – 1965 | 1966 – 1971 | 1972 – now

Everly, Danmm31972 – 1973m divisionAft engine. Top watch. Looking for Dirty Harry, Denamer, found Pace, know where Even house is stay in contact with him.
Kalina, TerryEN3Mar 1, 1972 – Dec 12, 1975A Gang
Merson, CharlesRM2Apr 1972 – Dec 1975OCHi Ed Hill Yes i am surprised!
Mead, MickOS2Apr 10, 1972 – May 22, 1975Operations
Woodbury, Ed/woodyRM1Jul 1, 1972 – Jun 1, 1975OC
Schlehr, BobET2Oct 1972 – Oct 1975OECrypto & HF Tech / Brooklyn Yard Overhaul / Partied Hardy in Earl NJ & Rockland ME / Retired ETC in USNR / Thanks for all the Memories, Guys!
Morrow, VicFM2Oct 20, 1972 – Sep 22, 1973A Gang
Michaud, RaymondEM31973 – 1976uss steinaker dd863
Stokes, RickOS 2Aug 15, 1973 – Jun 4, 1976OII was part of the nucleus crew on board for the last part of my enlistment. We used to take the Rinks (Reservists) on cruises up & down the Chesapeake Bay when we were not broke-down & getting towed to Norfolk.
Hill, EdwardRM3Sep 22, 1973 – Jul 25, 1975operationshi chief, hi woody, believe it or not, i made it to middle age,.
French, Norm (French)MM31974 – 1975M
Ridgway, ArtOSCS(SW)Apr 10, 1974 – Jun 15, 1980OII served on "Stinky" for over six years as part of the Selres Crew. There were a whole bunch of us guys who simply loved the small ship commradery, combined with a ship which required constant upkeep. Made OS1 while onboard Stinky.
Hand, MarcMR3Apr 15, 1974 – Jan 25, 1975RepairCoastal Drydock in Brooklyn, Baltimore, Buzzard's Bay, New Port, Philadelphia...ALL great places, and great memories.
MacFarlane, Thomas (Tom)RMCSep 12, 1974 – Sep 12, 1975OCDivision Chief for radiomen and signalmen.
Hendren, ArchieBT21975 – 1979miss some of my ol shipmates and think of the good bad times mostly good nice to be able to take a shower when want
Horne, BenjaminLTJG1975 – 1977Communications
Monday, VernonIC2May 1975 – Sep 16, 1978RGreat Time on ship. good times at sea. Likes being on small ship got to know everyone there.
Johnson, Jerry - JjMM-2Jul 1975 – Aug 1979M-DIVISION- AFTER ENGINE ROOMI met a lot of good friends from all over the country,worked hard as hell for little pay and a lot of b/s. The navy was diffrent then. Been greased lately!! Engineers ruled. now a reservist 32 yrs & still drilling Ft Mch
Robertson, FranklinFTG3Jul 1, 1975 – Sep 20, 19792nd
Robertson, FranklinFTG3Jul 1, 1975 – Sep 20, 19792nd
Quartararo, Al profile iconHT2Nov 1975 – Jan 1977RHomported in Baltimore MD at Ft. McHenry as reserve Destroyer. Celebrated the Bicentennial as the host ship for national broadcast reenacting British firing on Ft. McHenry that gave inspiration for National Anthem
Quint, EdwradSEA CADET1976 –I painted the JP5 pump room without ventilation and got so loopey it took 5 guys to pull me out. Spent rest of cruise under medics care, Saw confessions of a window washer while onboard, what a blast. (Does anyone remember?)
Lane, DaveMaster Chief YeomanJan 1976 – 1979O
Martin, CharlesSH1Apr 1976 – Feb 1980S-3Served on board as a member of the selected reserve crew (SELRESCREW) worked in barber shop on drill weekends. Made first class on the last drill of are unit on board the ship at Yorktown WepsSta. Retired as a SH1 1991
Jewell, TonyGMT2May 1, 1976 – May 1, 1979decksonar watch in the hot weather and had the Mid 's come on board
Jackson, SandyBM3Jun 15, 1976 – Jun 15, 1979FIRST
Williams, BarrySH1Jul 15, 1976 – Jun 28, 1980S3Had a great tme on the steinaker,we had several training cruises.visited gitmo. and we did a lot of trainig . for reserves.I made several shipmates of which i would love to hear from.
Messersmith, RandyEW21977 – 1979Electronic Warfare
Perdue, MickYN31977 – 1979AdminOffice crew was Chief Dave Lane, with Ralph, W-12 Craig Wollenschlagel. Captain Johansen at Fort McHenry - Baltimore MD
Long, Jack (Rugrat)rm2Feb 16, 1977 – May 23, 1980operationswould love to hear from anyone that served but especially those that served during period of 1977-1980. can still see the faces and hear the voices and laughter of many of you guys.
Mustin, MartyIC2Apr 1977 – Aug 1980R-DivGreat ship! Great shop! Parton, Monday, Scott, Tinker.
Kohnen, Kenneth (Ken) profile iconSK2May 1977 – Jan 1980SupplyI remember many of my shipmates and I will hopefully see a few more at our 21st reunion. Look under reunions for more information. We had 7 shipmates from our time period at our last reunion and we had a blast.
Rogers, JimJun 1977 – Nov 1979radio room
Madsen, Clair (Maddog)mmfaAug 12, 1977 – Apr 27, 1979MMFAIt was an experience
Stoddard, JohnBT2Aug 14, 1977 – Jan 14, 1980Forward FireroomI worked in the forward boiler-room during the end of my tour. I worked my way up to top watch. First 2 years were in the aft boiler-room. AKA - Little John
Kitchens, KennethSTG3Sep 12, 1977 – Mar 27, 1981ASWLots of good memoriesand good etched in my mind from those days
Boyd, DavidLTJGOct 1977 – Dec 1979Supply
Boyd, DavidLTJGOct 1, 1977 – Dec 31, 1979Supply
Kolanowski, Tim/ SkiSNNov 15, 1977 – Aug 16, 19801ST. Division/ Supply Jack of the DustThe best three year of sailing, partying and frienship from my shipmates on board the STINKY! To Bill, Curtis, Johny, Andy, and a bunch more, thank you for your Friendship.
Brown, DavidRM11978 – 1983operationsonly sailor to go from active duty, discharge and come back as a reservist.
Scott, ShermanIC11978 – 1980ENGINEERING R-DIV.
Ramsay, RayBT21978 – 1980A-GangThink of the Stinky everytime I here "Flirtin with Disaster" and my kids laugh when I tell them about bilge races in the Boiler room and catching flying fish.
Meringer, Billyet 2May 10, 1978 – Jul 18, 1981opsloved the 52 degree rolls we took off jersey i think. half the crew was hugging the porcelain god..
Thoreson, LynneBT2swMay 29, 1978 – May 10, 1981B-DIVfoward fire room with steve bolt john stoddard tim kuchler bob bird bob vanhorn
Kemp, NeilmmfnDec 1978 – Jun 29, 1979Engineering aft engineroomBaltimore was a great place to spend my last 6 months in the navy at.
Walker, CarletonQM3Jan 1979 – Jul 1981I served on this ship when it was home ported out of Baltimore, MD. behind Fort Mc Henry. When I look back it was fun to be on a small ship, I can tell my kids of the storms we went through. When I look back on that, WOW.
Edwards, James (Jim)EN3Jan 15, 1979 – Aug 30, 1981R TIME HAS MADE ME APPRECIATE MY TOUR ON STINKY
Anderson, KirbyMM21980 – 1982MI was decomm crew in Newport. Had a good time in Baltimore. I cant believe the Mexicans got quite a few more years out of her. That aft engine room required some sweet talkin to keep the feed pumps behaving.
Rogers, JesseIC3Jan 7, 1980 – Apr 23, 1981snipewow...when we wet throught hurricane Allen A catergory 5 I thought we were going to die. Everyone in side of the shop puking their guts out. that was the most afraid i have ever been. we did make it into the eye .what a sight..I have a pic
Baker, RickyBM 2Jun 20, 1980 – Aug 20, 1982Deck
Nagy, AndrewSTG3Jul 10, 1980 – Apr 26, 1981I remember when the waves cames crashing down on the foward berthing. I thought it was gonna break in 2 pieces it was so flexing
Watkins, ThomasOSCFeb 4, 1981 – Feb 1, 1982OII was on the team that turned th ship over to the Mexican Navy in 1982
Harvey, John / JackmmfnMar 28, 1981 – Feb 24, 1982m
Kunkel, BradET3Sep 19, 1981 – Jul 1982OI

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