The table below contains the names of sailors who served aboard the USS James E. Kyes (DD 787). 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 106 crew members registered for the USS James E. Kyes (DD 787).
|Duncan, Chester||FN||1970 – 1973||B|
|Lawrence, Eugene (Mickey)||MM3||1970 – 1971||M||Volunteered on for the 71 Westpac Cruise. Worked both enginerooms.|
|Edwards, Bob||BT3||1970 – Apr 3, 1973||B||Great Memories|
|Edwards, Robert /bob||BT3||Apr 1970 – Mar 1973||B Division||I rember the good times on ship,,working in aft fireroom,I remember night ops Haiphong harbor 1972,with shells hitting all around us,KYES being sent in to draw fire. Now I suffer from ischemic heart disease. Blame on AO.|
|Kamberger, Joseph (Berger)||BT3||May 1970 – Apr 1973||B||Worked in forward fireroom. Had the time of my life, adventures that I will never forget.|
|Rogers, Steve||E2||Jul 1970 – Jan 1972||Beavers/ Boiler Tender||Does anyone remember a mist being sprayed on the ship during 1971 or a bad storm. Any information regarding the ship during 1970-1972 would really be appreciated.|
|Davis, Oscar||BTFN||Aug 1970 – Mar 1973||B|
|Brooks, David||BT 3||1971 – 1973|
|Brooks, David||BT3||1971 – Apr 13, 1973||B|
|Ramlose, Bob||SN||1971 – 1973||wd/oc||2 west pac cruises. started in wd transferred to signal bridge. Used to be in charge of the paint locker. Looking for crew members who took part in "linebacker" missions. SM1 Ritter/Lt. Miller|
|Streine, Donald||RM1||Jan 4, 1971 – May 16, 1972||Communications||Was LPO of the Radio Gang|
|Jacobs, Tom / Shakey Jake||ETN3||Feb 15, 1971 – Mar 22, 1973||OE||none|
|Nelson Jr., Christian A.||BTFN||May 1971 – Nov 1974||B||Served in the forward fireroom on burners and checks made one cruise and went thru the yards in seattle wa. where i was discharged|
|Byrne, Patrick||OS3/2||Jun 1971 – 1973||OI Division|
|Morrissette, Chuck||BT3||Jul 10, 1971 – Feb 1973||B||Work in aft fire room .Great place to learn with a great group of shipmates. I will always appreciate the time we had together.|
|Wagner, Bob||E-2||Aug 1971 –||R||was on 787 in 1971|
|Davis, Oscar||BTFN||Aug 1971 – 1973||B|
|McPherson, Randy||DC-2||Aug 8, 1971 – Feb 23, 1973||R|
|McPherson, Randy||DC 2||Sep 1971 – Feb 23, 1973||R||I am looking for information on awards given on the Kyes Last west pac of 1972.|
|Sells, Ken||OSSA||1972 – 1973||Met ship in PI in 72. Remember night mission to Hai Phong harbor with two other ships. NV used Nav radar for fire control.|
|Schumacher, Jim||SK2||1972 – 1973||Supply||Would like to know if we have had or will have a ship's reunion from the last WesPac in 1972/73|
|Peavy, John||RMSM||1972 – 1973||OC||Forty two years ago I arrived aboard the Kyes during Westpac '72 operations off Vietnam as a young navy seaman. Many navy years later I retired as a Senior Chief in 1995. I recently retired from teaching history in Ga.|
|St.aubin, Thomas||btfn||Jan 8, 1972 – Oct 1, 1973||B||Hi to all I served with hope to see you at the reunion in Sept.|
|Cole, David||HT/FN||Feb 1972 – Jan 1973||R div||Last west pac for the jumpin jimmy. great crew.|
|Renne, Dan||STG 2||Jun 1, 1972 – Jan 31, 1973||WA|
There are currently no planned reunions.