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USS Meredith (DD 890) Crew List

The table below contains the names of sailors who served aboard the USS Meredith (DD 890). 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 Meredith (DD 890).

Select the period (starting by the reporting year): precomm – 1964 | 1965 – 1971 | 1972 – now

Rohm, MartinBT1972 – 1973B DivisionAssigned to the forward fire room, came on board in Palma, met some wonderful people during my time, transferred to the McCard with Chief VanDorne in 1973
Veneriv, John M VeneriPC3Jan 1972 – Aug 1973AdminPerry Eskew boxing with the crew for exercise..Ronny Fink going overboard! Charlie Zink in St Tropez France. Great Memories!!!
Dorotiak, KennethBT2Feb 1972 – Jun 1976Worked in both firerooms
Cotten, EddieMMFNMar 20, 1972 – Sep 10, 1972MGood crew on/off the boat. Priceless experience for work or play. Grandfather now with 2 grandsons and still the same loving wife for 36 years. Truly blessed. Would like to hear from anyone that may remember a skinny Alabama "GRIT".
Groh, WilliamBT3Jun 3, 1972 – Jun 3, 1974BOILERS
Miller, TomMM3Jun 7, 1972 – Oct 31, 1974MHad some good times aboard the Meredith. But then I was at pretty darned tough stage of my young life at the same time...
Lester, SteveSTGSNJun 10, 1972 – Jun 9, 1974A/S
Forsyth, GarySTG-21973 – Aug 18, 1977A/Slooking for Darryl Spencer, Bill Gieger, Ed Garrison,Steve ONeil,Dunker,Whitakker
Saunders, DanBT21973 – Dec 4, 1974BWould love to make contact with fellow BT's
Gwaltney, RonnieQM2Aug 1973 – 1975OPsServed 1973-1975 onboard as a QM2. I was on Shore Patrol most of the time, only on ship when we were underway. I was there when she explored at Jacksonville, Fla. ship yard 1975. Like to hear from anyone onboard then.
Spencer, DarrylSTG2Oct 22, 1973 – Aug 5, 1977Weapons Division
Whitaker, Marshall/whit'STG 1Mar 1974 – Mar 1976A/SWe had a great bunch of guys but alot of work keeping things together on a reserve training ship.
Aiman, JimHT3Apr 5, 1974 – Feb 10, 1976ERLooking for HT1 White, HT 3 Sanders., HT2 Meeks HT3 McNally Was on the fire party when the vessel was in the Jax shipyard. Big explosion in the forward fire room. Grabed an OBA. entered B1 What a mess.
Massing, Gary, (Stretch)E-2Jul 1974 – Apr 1976Mess Management SpecialistI am searching for MS 1 Bill Alsheimer. USS Meredith was when I came aboard served as a Reservist Ship. We did go through an overhaul in 1975 at The Dry Dock in Jacksonville Fl. for about 3 months then resumed testing
Bernat, TarickFNSep 1974 – Jul 1977Machinist MateMade a lot of great friends.
Dawson, Dannyfe1975 – 1976MM
MacK, MikeHT31975 – 1976RepairLooking for HULL TECH MCcnally or any one who served with me
Kyser, WilliamHT31975 – 1976Welding shopFirst ship out of A school
Pratt, DaveLTjgMay 1975 – 1978ASW/Guns and CICOGreat ship with a wild man for CO!
Massing, StretchMSSAMay 1975 – Jul 31, 1976313- chef/cooksGreat group of guys to work with, we ended up in the dry dock for an overhaul and to Guantanamo Bay for sea trials
Smith, DarrylBM2Jun 12, 1975 – Oct 4, 19791 ST
Brewer, Rogers (Bubbles)MS3Jul 1, 1975 – Jun 1977Supply
Noe, WilliamSEAMAN1976 – 1976DECKserved about 7months on her good time good sailors Jax Beach good time
Childs, JohnBT31976 – 1978BoilersWhat a time!! Aft Fireroom
McPhillips, Tom (Mac)STG3Jan 1976 – Jun 1977A/SEveryone was friendly, and I was well treated by everyone. We all worked hard to keep the old girl running.
Chamberlin, DanBTFNJan 1976 – Mar 6, 1976B-Division
Smith, GeorgeFNFeb 1976 – 1979On Decommisioning crewHad some great times just found this site hope all are well. Was in AGang then into B-4
Dodson, JackE-6/MM1Mar 1976 – May 1979M-Div/B-4
Jordan, DennisE2Apr 10, 1976 – Apr 10, 1979Aft Boiler roomI met alot of GOOD people.Had areal GOOD time.I would like to see afew of them again or here from them. Dal2divers@verizon,net.
Daley, JackHT3May 1976 – Jun 29, 1979E&RMy first duty station. Came aboard as a HT3 out of "A" school. Worst division officer there ever was in the fleet was Ernie Anthes the DCA of the ship...But We had the Best LPO Gary Painter.
Chabot, JerryE-2Sep 20, 1976 – Jul 20, 1977ENG.Looking forward to hearing from some old shipmates
Beach, MichaelE-4Oct 1976 – Jul 1979E&R
Stover, RickSTG31977 – 1979Sonar
Nieves, JoseSN & PN31977 – 1978DECK & PERS
Jewell, WilliamE2 FIREMANApr 5, 1977 – Aug 1977Engine roomI was the logroom yoeman, and worked in the engine room while at sea.
Nelson, RichardBTFNJul 1977 – 1979B DivisionDecommissioning Crew, great times with great people, fond memories.
Sanders, JerrySTG3Aug 1977 – Jul 1979OSFirst command. Still remember the weekend-warriors and the 440 tubes in the stacks.
Cassero, RonEN3Oct 1977 – Oct 1978BoatI made the trip to Cozumel. The first Navy ship in 20 years and the last. The islands mayor asked the Captain to leave. Great trip. Had many happy times. I remember we dragged the target for other ships to shoot at.
Gasaway, RogerMM3Oct 1, 1977 – Aug 10, 1979Engine room 2HOPE ALL HAD SUCSES S AND HEALTH.IM STILL LOOKING!LOL I do have 2 kids now all grown and 2 grandkids and about to retire. J wcouldnt wait to get out .I realized later it was the best part of my life
Leinheiser, KarlFNNov 1977 – 1979M/EFirst command - loved Mayport
Wood, ThomasTM3Nov 23, 1977 – Jun 12, 1980A/SExcellent duty with a great crew.
Logue, JimBMSNDec 1977 – Jun 19791st1st ship out of boot camp.
Andreasen, Harlan (Bud)Jan 6, 1978 – Jun 26, 1978OCI arrived in Jan and served onboard until I was discharged.
Strickland, Albert (Frank)RMSNFeb 12, 1978 – Jun 16, 1979
Strickland, Albert (Frank)RMSNMar 18, 1978 – Feb 13, 1979fIRST DUTY STATION OUT OF RADIO SCHOOL.FIRST TIME AT SEA.
Strickland, Albert (Frank)RMSNNov 12, 1978 –first duty out of radio school. first time at sea.
Tyson, PatrickSeamanJan 1979 – Jul 1979Boat crew
Deniz, MustafaCPOSep 4, 1984 – Dec 11, 1989TORPEDOHi Everybody, i am from TURKISH NAVY I have been in USS MEREDITH for 5 years .It name was TCG SAVASTEPE (D-348) She was decomissined at about 1993.Bye.
Oral, OnurEnsign (CAPT, ret.)Sep 15, 1985 – Jul 15, 1987CommsComms Officer. This was my first assignment. Great days especially when participating the NATO Exercises in Med as the flag ship of the NAVOCFORMED.

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