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USS New (DD 818) Crew List

The table below contains the names of sailors who served aboard the USS New (DD 818). 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 41 crew members registered for the USS New (DD 818).

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Howard, Maurice [mc]s/m1st classApr 4, 1948 – Apr 1, 19522nd. div.deck force
Massery, RichardSTOREKEEPER 3RD.Feb 1951 – Sep 1953Supply
Cook, JimRADIOMANJan 1, 1960 – Sep 11, 1961
Collins, Jim profile iconCS2Jun 9, 1960 – Feb 6, 1965SupplyCame aboard in time to leave for Cuba on deck force, ended being sent to messcooking , ended up in Galley , never left except to go to shore duty in 1965, Loved every minute aboard if I could have I would have stayed 20
Haynes, Gus E HaynesQM1Aug 15, 1960 – Sep 10, 1961OC Leading QuartermasterWas sent aboard especially for the Solant Amity II cruise,but I enjoyed evry minute I was on board.Would likr to know the whereabouts of SM1 Flocken,SM3 James Monroe Ingrham.If anyone knows them .
Rapp, Michael (Harpo)BMSNOct 1960 – Nov 1962FirstServed from 1959-1965. Went back in 1982, started over and retired in 2002 as a Chief Boatswain Mate. Went aboard the New, ROKS Taejon DD-919, in Chinhae, South Korea in 1998. She looked great. Still had the New silver.
Deer, John Or Jackrm2Feb 14, 1961 – Feb 23, 1963communicationsenjoyed my two years on new. many good friends and always at sea.
Welgos, CharlesRD3Jun 26, 1963 – Mar 9, 1966OImy first ship and my best rembered
May, DouglasFTG3Aug 1964 – Nov 19661st
Nash, LarryIC3Aug 25, 1964 – Feb 8, 1966EBest day of my life when my enlistment was up and I walked off this ship as a civilian again.
Wolfe, RobertEM3Jun 7, 1965 – Jun 17, 1967R
Smith, ErvinSeaman1966 – 1969idk
Breen, Robert F./the Flying HippieBOILERMAN3Aug 12, 1966 – Oct 30, 1969
Griffin McNeill, LynnSAAug 4, 1967 – Aug 9, 1968SEAMANTHIS IS FOR MY FATHER: GLEN WILLIAM GRIFFIN WHO SERVED ON THE USS NEW DD-818 FROM 1967 TO 1968. I am looking for anyone who may have served with him.
Colby, ReginaldBT31968 – 1972B division
MacKay, Robert ( Bob )HT3Sep 6, 1969 – Mar 29, 1972R divLooking for Ed Lawson, Duane Dottier, or Dennis Hanson
James, SteveFTGSNOct 1969 – Aug 1972FoxTransferred in from Corry Field, Pensacola in Nov. 1969 as a GMG and subsequently became an FTG. Got out just as the New went on a Blue Nose cruise.
Hudgeons, SteveGMG 2Nov 5, 1969 – Nov 1, 1973FoxBedingfield......saw a Gorilla on the ASROC deck..while underway......imagine that for a moment.
Lombardi, John/lomE4 BMOct 10, 1970 – Jul 10, 1971
New, JimMM3Nov 10, 1970 –M DivisionThe "Newboat" was a special experience that I wouldn't trade for the world but would never do it again. There were special friendships formed that will never be forgotten. We crossed into the Arctic circle on August 3.
Harris, John profile iconPC3Dec 8, 1971 – Dec 2, 1973Amin
Bainter, BruceMR3 to MR2 (Turned down MR2)Dec 31, 1971 – Jan 26, 1973Machine / Electrical ShopI cant remember which ship I was on when liberty was canciled in St. John or St. Thomas and we were sent to Vietnam. Also would like the date we crossed the Artic Circle on a North Atlantic cruise towars the end of 72-73
Rudolph, Nolan / "rudy"E-5 / ELECTRICIAN\'S MATE1972 – Jan 1976
Marty, HigginsEM2Mar 1, 1972 – Apr 1, 1975EngineeringRetired recently and started reflecting on my past. Serving on New was a great experience. My father told me to remember those days because they go by in a flash. As does life. How right he was. Feel free to contact me
Callagy, TomE-3May 1, 1972 – 1974SonarThe best friends in the world, the worst possible boat. Saw some great places though. Loved the fantail at night. A billion stars & great laughs.
Cheatwood, StephenQM3Jun 1972 – Dec 1975NX
Paris, KennethsmsnJun 1972 – Aug 1975signalmen
Nelson, Leo (Mickey)Bt3Oct 30, 1972 – Jul 30, 1976BoilersOne of the best ships in my storied career
Whichard, TommyYN3Dec 1972 – Jun 1975N/XWould like to hear from any of my old shipmates, and would encourage all to attend our next reunion in Philadelphia September 2017. Tommy
Coleman, JimBM3Feb 1973 – Oct 19751st Division
Patton, Richard (General)STG1Feb 1973 – Oct 1974WAA lot of great people
Krech, Jessemr2Dec 1973 – Feb 1975engr and hull grouplove it...stayed at sea all the time
Vandel, Richardmachinest mateJan 29, 1974 – Jan 29, 1976bravo 4
Rollins, BrienMR3Apr 1974 – Apr 11, 1975A divI came aboard the USS New (DD-818) in the early part of 1974 as an MR3, I left this command on Apr 11, 1975,
Dreps, JackETN3Oct 1974 – Jul 1976OEDecomm Crew
Wall, PatRMSN Pat WallNov 1, 1974 – Jul 1, 1976USS New Dd-818
Dale, ChuckE3 EMNov 3, 1974 – 1976EngineeringMy most memorable time was the Mid East cruise in 1975 and the Atlantic crossing where we experienced the storms with 30 foot waves. I took hundreds of pictures if anyone is interested.
Anstey, GarryEMFNFeb 1975 – Jul 1976EngineeringMy best memories were the Golden shellback initiation and the Monsoon storm in the Indian Ocean.
Fortman, Ede3Feb 1976 – Jun 1976a gangwasnt on long then ship was decommisioned
Shackford, Stephen (Shack)BTFAApr 1976 – Aug 1976#2 BOILER ROOM

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