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USS Leyte (CV 32) Crew List

The table below contains the names of sailors who served aboard the USS Leyte (CV 32). 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 126 crew members registered for the USS Leyte (CV 32).

Select the period (starting by the reporting year): precomm – 1950 | 1951 – 1954 | 1955 – now

NameRank/RatePeriodDivisionRemarks/Photo
Gooch, TomSN1955 – 19592NDLooking for any old shipmates. Dean Steinback if you are out there contact me.
Giglio, JohnMM31955 – Dec 1957EngineeringI don't remember what date I was assigned to the Leyte, but it was after I was transferred from the USS Bennington CVS20 and traveled from Mayport Fl. to Boston Mass.
Lewandowski, William CharlesMM3Jan 1955 – Aug 1957mI was very young while on this ship. I was 18 years old. I learned many things while on board, mostly how to respect people. I made many friends while on board the Leyte.
Sirabella, Anthony (Tony)PN2Jan 1955 – Dec 1956X
Frederick, KastenBT3Jan 1, 1955 – May 19, 1958BI worked in boiler room3 then in boiler room 4. Chief Frank & 1st class C. C. Lunsford were a couple guys I worked for. Still remember the good times after all these years
Basel, FrankMM3Feb 1955 – 1957this is my father. he also spent a few years on the ship uss intripid . to contact him my e-mail is thumper_387@yahoo.com date is 02/14/07
Palm, HerbRMSNFeb 1955 – May 1957or miss the ship, miss you guys,are you still all kicking
Pastore, BobTELEMAN 2ND CLASSJun 10, 1955 – Mar 1957ORAnyone from the Radio Gang or the Post office
Crowe, LeonardAIRMANNov 1955 – Jul 1957Repair 8
Sears, Edbtfn1956 – May 5, 1959b division
Slavico, David N. "Dave"SEAMANJan 9, 1956 – May 5, 1959Ship's service----Barbar, cut hair... Never forget the Memories...always counted how many days left,to get discharged, but, loved it, and missed it, when I left....
Chaousis, ChrisRMSNFeb 1956 – Jun 1957OperationsHi Guys: Anyone still alive and kicking?
Wadman, BillAVIATION BOATSWAINS MATE 3RD CLASSFeb 1956 – Nov 1957V4=V2
Taylor, Robert W. Taylor, Sr.BT3Mar 15, 1956 – Jun 15, 1959BI went on the Uss Leyte after Boot camp 1956 and stayed sboar untill we decommissioned her in 1959. My duty station was #3 boiler room.
Marino, AnthonyBTFNMar 15, 1956 – Dec 20, 1957B DivisionBoot Camp Bainbridge, Maryland, Served on theUS. Leyte and stationed in Quonset Point, Rhode Island. I was a Fireman, in Boiler Room #4. Chief Frank was the ranking officer. The Best Times of my life were on the Leyte.
Thomson, BobSNLIMar 28, 1956 – Jan 28, 1958XPrint Shop. Organized USS Leyte Soccer Team. Had both Sailors and Marines on team. Even a few Officers. Was in charge of the Athletic Gear Locker.. I loved being on this ship If you know me contact me. Navy & Marines
Van Wagenen, Le Grande (Nick Name "Van")MM 3/CMay 1, 1956 – May 15, 1959"A" Worked in "Steam Heat GangShe was the First Ship I served on. I served on Three other Carriers after her. But she was the best. Am now the Master-At-Arms for the USS Leyte CV-32 Association.
Corcoran, CorcoranSEAMANMay 15, 1956 – Jan 1, 1960FIRST
Hicks, EarlBT3/cMay 20, 1956 – May 1959'B'Boot camp Bainbridge,Md-B school Phila-#2 fireroom worked for Chief Gibson til decommissioned in 1959.
Schlapfer, ReneMM3CNov 1956 – 1958I worked in number 4 geneator in aft boiler room. Two friends, george monks and george krug.
Adams, LarryAIRMANJan 11, 1957 – Jun 14, 1958
Cole, DuaneAB3Feb 1957 – May 1959V-4Looking for anyone who may have served with me in the V-4 Div. 1957- 1959
Thompson, William W. "Bill"ENSIGNMay 1957 – Mar 1957
Logsdon, Robert (Bob)ETSNMay 1957 – Dec 1958ET
Holt, GlenSK3Jul 1957 – Apr 1959S-1Worked in Supply deparment... Storerooms and Main Supply Office..
Harry Baldus, HarryAT2Sep 1, 1957 – Aug 11, 1959VS39I was in VS39 From September 1957 thru August 11, 1959. I was an AT2 with S2F flight duty during that period. Of the 3 carriers I served on, The Leyte had the best morale and good relationships with 'Ship's Company'. Great memories!
Howell, William (Bill)AIRMANOct 20, 1957 – Nov 18, 1958Aviation GasI loved my time spent on this ship.
Sullivan, WilliamAKNov 1957 – May 1959S-1Came aboard in Nov 1957 after Leyte returned to Quonset from Med Cruise. Stayed through decommissioning in Brooklyn Navy Yard, Jan - May 1959. Made USNR Ensign in 1966. Retired from USAR as LTC in 1990; 31+ years.
Dalley, Charles1958 – 19601 St
Hanna, FrankJan 1, 1958 – May 15, 1959AHad a wonderful time, I join the ships assoc. and went to my first re-union.
Johnson, DuncanETR2Jan 1, 1958 – 1959OEI would like to contact Bancroft, Ritcherson and any other good buddies from those days.
Hobbs, DavidAirmanMay 1, 1958 – May 15, 1959V-2Never forget Steaming thru a hurricane I think it was Sept.1958 trying to get back to home port in RI. WOW! Lots of sick sailors for a few days. Also, was aboard when She was decomm May 1959. VERY SAD!
Maloney, MartinSNJul 10, 1958 – Apr 15, 19591 ST Ens. T. Earle , Lt. H. G. RomaineI have Book of CVS-23USS Leyte 1946-1959. Names & pictures of crew,Marine detachment and her final cruise.
Seaward, GrantANJul 15, 1958 – May 15, 1959V-5 OrdnanceCame aboard ship in NYC & assigned to Ordnance Div., cruised North Atlantic on barrer patrol, went thru Hurricane to Norfolk to load ammo for Lebanon. I was on board to decommission ship @ Brooklyn navy yard.
Boeke, DonETR 3Aug 7, 1958 – May 10, 1959OESure would like to find Carl Dinga, Wm. Redden, Richardson, Klein, and other shipmates I served with
O'Hearn, JoeairmanOct 1958 – 1959arresting gearOf my time on the Leyte I had a total of 85 days at sea in arresting gear as a hook runner and 9 month at Brooklyn Navy Yard in dry dock decommissioning the ship.and mess cooking on board and in the annex.
Bancroft, MerrillET2Jan 9, 1959 – Jul 1, 1959OEDates are approx. Forget exact dates. Would like to contact Dunc Johnson or Frank Klein. Is it that long ago?
Richardson, Dayton Mauricenot sureFeb 6, 1959 – Feb 6, 1960not sure My uncle, Dayton Richardson, would like to hear from some surviving crewmembers aboard the ship. if you are out there, please call me a 954-931-2055, thanks and God Bless you all!

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