US Navy Crew List

– Reunite with old Navy Buddies –

350928 entries available online. Add yours!
1 user currently logged in and 231 visitors active.

USS La Jolla (SSN 701) Crew List

The table below contains the names of sailors who served aboard the USS La Jolla (SSN 701). 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?

Looking for US Navy memorabilia? Try the Ship's Store.

There are 203 crew members registered for the USS La Jolla (SSN 701).

Select the period (starting by the reporting year): precomm – 1982 | 1983 – 1989 | 1990 – 1994 | 1995 – 2002 | 2003 – now

Peterson, ScottEM1(SS)Jan 23, 1990 – May 25, 1993EAhhh, the LaJolla, an experience that seems better the further in the past it becomes
Thompson, MichaelE5/MM2Feb 1990 – Feb 1993MachineryWho could ever forget Desert Spruce. In the engine room with the boat in dry-dock (ARCO, ARDM-5) chipping and painting while my brother was over in Saudi Arabia & Kuwait. End of the Cold War.
Farrell, ChrisMM2Mar 1, 1990 – Apr 17, 1996RL
Brown, Aaron "Lenny"STS2 SSMar 1, 1990 – May 1, 1995SonarVIVA LA DESERT SPRUSE
Zile, Jim (The Great Zilini)QM2 (SS)Apr 1990 – Oct 1992QMGreat memories! I'm in Astoria Oregon now. Check out to see what I'm up to now.
Peters, JeffRM1Apr 29, 1990 – Oct 5, 1992Radio Rocks!!Awesome time... CO Shelton asking me for a cig during a exciting OP. Great buch of guys in Radio... Awesome time... Made Chief and transferred back to SEA in Hawaii!!!
Bettge, Thomas "Gus"MM1 (SS)Aug 1990 – Oct 1992M
Cain, TimETC/SSOct 5, 1990 – Dec 11, 1995NavigationDon't count on sleep
Brown, KennethYN3(SS)Oct 10, 1990 – May 27, 1992
Towey, Joseph STSCSNov 15, 1990 – Dec 16, 1993AdminI was COB of the finest crew on the West Coast, we enjoyed a very successful WESTPAC and our CO, Jim Shelton, was the finest CO in SUBPAC. We also had the BEST MSC who joined us off the coast of Alaska, Miss all!!
Harrison, JimMSC(SS)Dec 1990 – Aug 1993MSTo the guys in the MS rocked! Thanks for a great tour.
Ferguson, Jamie ( Ferg, Fergy, Bonk)STS2(SS)Dec 1990 – Feb 1991SonarMost of you that know me, know me as the guy that took a dive off of Sunset Cliffs......I'm still alive and well, I am a dentist in Del Mar..
Riegler, DavidEM1Dec 1990 – Jan 1993EM DivIt has been a while but the memories of good friends lives on.
Huggett, ToddSTS2/SSDec 2, 1990 – Dec 10, 1994SonarGood stories never fade, glad to have made my tour onboard the "Jewel of the Pacific".
Hatton, JeffIC1(SS)1991 – 1994Interior CommunicationsMy last boat.
Williams, ThomasMM3/SS1991 – 1993A-gangHoping to reconnect with guys from the 701
Bigler, PhilMM2Jan 1991 – Jan 1994A Gang
Chupp, JohnEM2May 1991 – Nov 1994EThe boat was akin to the armpits of a diseased New Jersey street whore, and the engine-room bilges smelt of the bowels of Satan. ...I did not enjoy my time upon, (as Todd Huggett says...) "the jewel of the pacific..."
Farrell, Jonathanmm2Jun 1991 – Sep 1993NukeMade many good friends onboard, would lokke to hear from some of you. Petty Officer Farrell has left the ship.....
Van Der Horn, ScottSTS 3Sep 1991 – Jul 1995Sonar
Shaw, PaulQM3(SS)1992 – 1995NAV/OPSBend testing periscopes, engine room field days, and partying down at P.B.
Farrell, JonMM3 NUKEJan 10, 1992 – Sep 2, 1993EngineeringHello to all my former shipmates!
Engquist, Tony DafishMMCS(SS)Feb 15, 1992 – Sep 30, 1999A GangI showed up as a kid with a rank of MMFA(SU). I left nearly 7 years later as a MM1(SS). The crew was my family and we grew together. A-gang was everything to me. Thank you Chief Baccus, fortune always favors the brave!
Gregory, JohnMM2Mar 1992 – Feb 1995M
Byrne, ShawnRM1(ss)Apr 1, 1992 – Jul 31, 1997RadioGreat crew. Great division. Shit work. See a lot of familiar names here. For quite a while we really kicked ass as a crew. Then the earthquake and the torp retreiver. Didn't stay for the fishing boat but heard about it.
Ford, EricEM2(SS) >> EM3 >> EMFNSep 1992 – 1995ElectricalI had so much fun they kicked me off. The periscope thing was the first sailing after my departure. Enjoyed the earthquake on the mess decks. Tell Chief Seime I'm sorry for acting the way I did "that day".
Long, ShawnMS3Nov 1992 – Nov 1995MessRest in peace you will be missed thanks for the memories.
Beaston, MichaelTM2 (SS)Dec 1992 – Jan 1994TorpedoThe La Jolla was my second and final assignment, and i have come to regret leaving her. Hope you guys took good care of her when I left.
Jeffers, RobertMM1993 – 1998A gang
Fletcher, ChrisMM1(SS)1993 – 1995MI see the “jewel” is becoming a training barge. Good group of guys at the time. I miss the camaraderie but not the politics. I was saddened by the Lawson family tragedy.
Alexander, ScottET2/SSJan 3, 1993 – Aug 21, 1997Nav ET
Yost, ShaneHM3/SSFeb 1993 – Aug 1995DeckGood times!
Hopkins, MikeRM3Mar 1, 1993 – Apr 5, 1995RadioGood times, great guys. Radio was a great group of guys. Still talk to Barney and Dowdy pretty often. Rob Point every blue moon.
Boehning, JerrettTHEN FTG1Apr 1, 1993 – May 26, 1995FTCollision, Jefferson, CO's Mast... what can I say it was fun. But a great transistion from DBF to SSN
Sipos, ToddET2 (SS/DV)May 1, 1993 – Oct 22, 1997Comm/NavET
Dummitt, BobMM2May 15, 1993 – Feb 3, 1995MachineryIt could be argued that I made some minor miscalculations along the way during my time on this boat. Looking back, though, I have only good memories of the work and the people. Sorry if I was a prick to any of you.
Benson, Andreas (Tubes)TM1(SS)Nov 15, 1993 – Sep 1, 1996Toepedo
Duty, JosephMSSDec 1993 – Jul 1994The cooks always kicked ass
Padgett, Jason1994 – 1998I'm doing well. Welcome emails from anybody who remembers me.
Dillon, ChrisET31994 – Sep 1998RCGreat crew but the years I served on La Jolla were not great after we hit a fishing boat....but still some good times with great crew
Nishikawa, RyanIC3(SS)Jun 1994 – Nov 1, 1997IC ETDiggit Baby!
Filiatreault, BradMM3Jun 11, 1994 – Jun 27, 1997ACollision and Good times abroad.
Filiatreault, Filly profile iconMM3Jun 27, 1994 – Jun 27, 1997A-gangHave some of the best friends from my time on the jewel. Earth quake, torpedo retriever, and Marques with the fishing trawler after the torpedo retriever. Good times
Yelland, Edward (Fast Eddie)MS1 (SS)Nov 1994 – Dec 1995MSHad lots of fun jogging between the main engines to keep my butt in my pants. Now I drive a heavy truck hauing hazardous materials up in wyoming and chase my wife around the bedroom for exersize. :)
Bohm, BrianMM2Nov 10, 1994 – Jan 21, 1998Nuke MMYou all knew me as Connie. Last name was Connaughton. Changed my slave name to current before getting married. Still talk with Lawson and Dummit.
Godshall, Geoffrey/duffySTS3Dec 15, 1994 – Jan 15, 1997STBoomer retread eventual Bull-3rd.

Register and add yourself to the Crew List of the USS La Jolla (SSN 701).

Report an offensive or inappropriate entry.

Select the period (starting by the reporting year): precomm – 1982 | 1983 – 1989 | 1990 – 1994 | 1995 – 2002 | 2003 – now

↑ To top of page | ↓ To bottom of page


There are currently no planned reunions.

Add a reunion information.

↑ To top of page | ↓ To bottom of page