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USS Tidewater (AD 31) Crew List

The table below contains the names of sailors who served aboard the USS Tidewater (AD 31). 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 36 crew members registered for the USS Tidewater (AD 31).

Webb, HowardICFNNov 1955 – Jul 1959E
Funk, DaveFT2, passed FT1 tests1956 – Jan 31, 1959R-5Except for those I trained before I left, I was the only one on the East Coast (outside of the shipyards) for repairing of the Power Drive Amplifiers, .
Tucker, AngusME31956 – Dec 7, 1956R-1For any of my shipmates that I served with, please feel free to contact me at or 336-468-7183.
Snyder, William (Bill)Seaman first classFeb 1956 – Aug 15, 1956YeomanList of crew members requestedwwho was the gunnery officer - a former CPO beforewar
Romano, Robert (Bob)DC 3rd class1957 – May 1, 1959R Division
Gimlich, EarlYN31957 – Nov 1958Captain 's OfficeMed. cruise
Binns, JoeET 21959 – 1962R-3
Davis, RogerIC3 (E-4)Oct 19, 1959 – Jan 24, 1963Interior Communicatons Electrician
Kudlinski, JimLTJGDec 15, 1959 – Dec 5, 1961A, R, and DC Divisions, Engineering DepartmentOOD Underway. Med Cruise 1960. Queen Fredricka of Greece and Royal family aboard for dinner and movies. Retired. Author of 2014 book "The Tarnished Fed". Contains Tidewater memoirs.
Rocap, BarrysnDec 27, 1959 – Mar 19, 1960ships serviceAssigned to tidewater right out of bootcamp. Transfered to Portsmouth naval hospital with appendicitis in march 1960 and missed the med cruise
Richard, Clarence "rich"E4Jan 1960 – Sep 5, 1963R2Worked in light and heavy machine shop. Made the 1960 and 1962 Med Cruises.
Worrall, PhilETN3Sep 3, 1961 – May 15, 1963R-3I would like to determine the complete deployment history (dates for departures and arrivals, port destinations, etc.) during my tour aboard, particularly the various huricane, Caribbean and Florida deployments.
Williams, BobbySM3/SM1Oct 1961 – Mar 1964OC CommunicationsCame aboard as a SM3, made 2 Med trips, 1 GTMO trip ,Cuban blockade. Left as a SM1 with fond memories of the time on her. Great group of SM's and would like to hear from them.
Sherwood, BobETR2Dec 30, 1962 – Jul 15, 1965R4
Miller, DavidTM31963 – 1963Torpedo ShopTransfered to school command after re-enlistment.
Turner, GaryICFN1963 – 1964EMy first ship whick I got out of mess cooking by playing on the ships softball team!
Mishock, JohnE41963 – 1967deck force..boat shop
Seabold, CharlesLCDR ret.1963 – 1965M divAfter boot camp, MM "A" school and Nuclear Power school in Bainbridge, Md assigned to USS Tidewater as FN, made two Med cruises, departed as a MM3 assigned to NAVCOMSTA, Puerto Rico AC&R shop.
Parmelee, GordonSKSN1963 – 1965S-1Two Med. Cruises- did motor pool in Naples- drove the Ships Chaplain to Rome. Best years of my life. Discharged as SK3 and spent 33 years as a Firefighter and now retired. Love sharing stories with my Grandson
Spencer, JamesE41964 – 1968Navy
Tamminga, David/cloudyMR2Aug 1964 – Dec 10, 1967R2The USS Tidewater was my home for three and a half of the best years of my life. Met a lot of really nice guys and only a few of the other kind. Would love to hear from any of them.
Basten, LouisPO3Sep 1964 – Jan 1967R-5Looking for Mike Crawford (Crawdaddy) R-5 Division, 1967.Family Home Nashville TN.
Finley, James(jim)ETR2Nov 4, 1964 – Mar 13, 1969R4
Brackett, Jerry / JakeIC11965 – 1970R3Like to hear from shipmates
Tooley, JimSNMar 1965 – 1971!st.SN
Kordes, BobFTG3Dec 5, 1965 – Sep 22, 1967R-5I spent 3 months on the deck force. In Feb of 66 I went to FT school and reported back to the Tidewater in August of 66. I would like to hear from R-5/FT guys. Rick, Steve, Moe, Guyette, Dilley.
Philhower, Tom (Phil)OM2Jul 10, 1966 – Oct 1, 1969R-5On board in Baltimore in the ship Yard. Made the 1967 Med. Cruise and the 68-69 Med Cruise. Life Member of USS Tidewater Assoc.
Frank, BernieW-1>LTJGOct 1966 – Sep 1968SupplyStarted off as Food sevice Officer(6 mos) then assigned to Ship Service.(end of tour). I remember the 67 cruise to Naples and Suda Bay,Crete. The Ship made a lot of money for MWR because the other ships never rec'd mdse.
Shewell, DennisEM3Oct 1967 – Sep 1968R-3 Motor Rewind ShopWasn't the newest ship in the Navy but we made the best of it.
Pastre, Robert (Bob) profile iconSFCNov 1967 – Jan 1970R1Anyone in R1 Division at this time, please contact me at
Thomas, PiepenhagenSN/OM2Feb 13, 1968 – Nov 30, 1970R5she still holds fond memories
Hall, RobertMM3Apr 21, 1968 – Jan 21, 1971Ship's Company Engineering M DivisionHello, I am the Ship's historian. The Tidewater Association Website is You can reach me by e-mail, We are always looking for photos and documents.
McCune, Larry (Mack)BM-3Jul 1, 1968 – Oct 1, 1969R division Sail lockerWorked in ships sail locker with BM2 Martin Reberger and SN Rosie Flowers. I also served as the liberty launch Coxwain while in naples italy 68-69 med cruise.
Riefkohl, Ernesto (Ernie)DPSNJan 1969 – Sep 1970S-1 Looking for Dave White.
Johnson, RonfiremanFeb 1969 – Aug 1971eingine roomwould like to touch bases with anybody who served with me
Pryor, RobertHT2/DV2Jul 1969 – Aug 1970R Div

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