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USS Columbus (SSN 762) Crew List

The table below contains the names of sailors who served aboard the USS Columbus (SSN 762). 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 142 crew members registered for the USS Columbus (SSN 762).

Select the period (starting by the reporting year): precomm – 1995 | 1996 – 2001 | 2002 – now

Allen, Dan (Aka Beavis, Killer)MM2/E-50000 – Nov 30, 1996A-GangAll is good. Dont a million things since I got out in 1996: Construction rental/sales management, Police officer for 7 years, business owner, currently a Data Sales Engineer for a Wireless Company. Hope all is well!!!
Rychlec, TimE7/MM1990 – 1992AUXILLIARY
Hammond, Damon (Pops)E3/SKSNMay 7, 1990 – Nov 19, 1993Supplymiss the crew. Nuc's, RM and chief SKI
Taylor, RobertMM1(SS)Oct 10, 1990 – Oct 12, 1995MachineryPlankowner. Sill in! Currently on recruiting duty in Mt Pleasant, MI. 17 months to go 'til retirement (june 2007).
Ross, ChristopherMM1Jan 5, 1991 – Oct 26, 1996MachineryPlankowner and M-div leading first. Xfered to detailer and now LDO at Portsmouth Naval Shipyard.
McCabe, Matthew (Big Mac)mm1-ssJan 16, 1991 – Jun 15, 1995A-gangplank owner. Remember the good times at PCU building in sea trials
Teague, JohnIC2(SS)May 1, 1991 – Nov 5, 2003ICPLANKOWNER- Retired NCC(SS) Sept 2005 Those were the Good Ole Days!!
Tidwell, DanJun 1991 – Sep 1994AuxiliaryGood times on the Pre-commissioning Crew
Regener, JamesMM2(SS)Jun 15, 1991 – Aug 15, 1994A-DIV.Great times!!!!
Marheine, ArlynMM3 (SS)Jul 9, 1991 – Jun 18, 1996A-gangGetting out was great. Married, 1 baby, college graduate civil engineering. I don't smell like amine, drink every day or deal with idiots in kaki (crap. . . I mostly wear kaki). Had fun, good experiences and friends. Hated the politics. I'm Hap
Dow, BruceMMC(SS)Sep 1991 – Jul 1995M/RLGood times bringing this ship to life. Finished up my career in 2002 after spending 2 years on an aircraft carrier.
Devall, GeraldMMC (SS)Sep 1, 1991 – Jul 1994Auxiliary -- "A Gang"Pre-Comm, Launch, Commisioning, PSA, Panama Canal, New home in Hawaii.--PLANKOWNER
Mccarthy, MikeMM2(SS)Nov 1991 – Aug 1995Machinery/Reactor LabPLANKOWNER Living in Michigan. Working as IE for die cast firm.
Book, DerekET1/SSNov 1991 – Jul 1995ESMPLANKOWNER! Hey all, glad everyone is doing well. Went on to Hawkbill and Parche after 762. Made 1st and got out in 2003! Live in CO, 2 semesters until I finish my BS in CS/Math. Miss the fun we had back then.
Bieber, KevinFTC(SS)Nov 1991 – Sep 1993Fire ControlRetired living back in Wisconsin
Townsend, JimLCDR / O-4Nov 1991 – May 1993Combat Systems OfficerPlankowner. Retired from Navy, May 2000. Software Developer supporting Microsoft near Seattle Washington. Loved leading and serving with an OUTSTANDING department on an OUTSTANDING Submarine!
Smeigh, Carl M. , Jr.CAPTNov 21, 1991 – Apr 30, 1994First Commanding OfficerCO-PCU COLUMBUS and Commissioning Commanding Officer of the ship.
Meenan, DanET1(SS)Nov 21, 1991 – Apr 15, 1994Reactor ControlsPlankowner; married & dad; BS in Math & CS (finally!);
Marien, GregMM1(SS)Dec 1991 – Dec 1996M/RLPlankownwer, left Navy in 2000 to pursue aerospace engineering degree. Now working for Northrop Grumman Unmanned Systems in San Diego
Wasilko, DavidET1(SS)Dec 1991 – Dec 1996RCPlankowner. After the Columbus I worked in the 67H shop at NAVIMFAC. I got out Feb 98, moved to Boise, Idaho and started working for Micron Technology testing memory. I'm now a software engineer for the company and am continuing CS studies at BSU.
Raph, SheldonSK1/SSDec 15, 1991 – Aug 15, 1995SK
Warner, KentTM2/SS1992 – 1994TMPlankowner. Left military in 1999. Electrician for 5 years. Quit to become fulltime student in Columbus, Oh. Study Accounting/Financial Management double major. AA in business.
Vaughn, DouglasSTS1 (SS)1992 – 1994SONARI am proud to call myself a submariner, and now that those days are long gone I think back to the great times we had.
Whetham, LeslieSTS1(SS)Jan 7, 1992 – Sep 1, 1997SonarPlank Owner, First Career Couslor. The last five years in the Navy, Had a lot of good times and many memiories. The Columbus reunion is a good time hope to see many of you there. Fair winds and following seas.
Dupree, James 'Dupe'EM1(SS)Feb 1992 – Mar 1996ElectricalPlankowner. Former S.N.O.B. Released 3/96. God I hated that boat! But as I reflect, I loved all you guys! We had some great times(esp. H.K.) in between all the BS! Now married(3rd times a charm) w/ daughter & son, living in CT, enjoying my freedom!
Ruel, ThomasSTSCS(SS)Mar 1992 – Nov 1994Sonar LCPO & Weapons LCPOPLANKOWNER !!! Retired as CMC SMMS/PMT New London in 07/98. Take Care !!!
Rutherford, EricQM2/SSMar 10, 1992 – Jun 17, 1994Nav/Ops
Schelleng, ChristopherLT O-3May 1992 – Aug 1995Came on board in New Construction; left just before first WestPac.
Davenport, SteveMM3(SS) AUXJun 5, 1992 – Jun 12, 1994Auxiliary (A Gang)Had some great times on this boat. Got out of the Navy when I left the Columbus. Stayed in CT another year then moved back to Arkansas. Now the Chief Engineer for a commercial property management company in Little Rock.
Chastain, KevinMM2/SSJun 6, 1992 – Dec 4, 1996A-Gangall is well, working as an International Service Manager for Komatsu, living in Peoria, IL traveling everywhere.
Ruiz Jr, EfrainFT2/SSJul 1992 – Aug 1995Weapons/Fire ControlPLANKOWNER living in Houston,TX. Banking Center Manager/Officer for Bank of America and finishing BS in Business Management.
Bodenheim, DavidET2Jan 24, 1993 – Jan 9, 1997Nav/OpsWow a whole decade gone by. Currently working at US Central Command Tampa, FL. I never matured but I keep fooling my employers. ;)
Grantham, KellyET2/SSJul 19, 1993 – Oct 7, 1997RMRM Div./ got out in 2001/ now work for Bellsouth back in SC
Miller, JustinQM3Feb 1994 – Oct 1997Nav/ OpsThe last QM striker, last of the Nav Gods. Now living in SW Louisiana.
Cromer, LanceTM3/SSJul 15, 1994 – Aug 20, 1998Weapons
McHugh, DanielMM3 (SS/DV)Aug 13, 1994 – Aug 23, 1997
Moody, ScottQM3(SS)Mar 1, 1995 – Aug 21, 1998QMLast QM on the Columbus! Currently a Voice Over IP software Engineer in Rhode Island. Who would of thought!
Stasio, RichJun 15, 1995 – Mar 1997A GangNo surprise that this ship winds up with five sailors in trouble for hazing. Wow, Now working for Department of Ecology in Washington State.
Stasio, RichardE-2Jun 25, 1995 – Feb 10, 1996AOH WHAT JOY.
Foit, RobSK2 (SS)Jul 1995 – Sep 1997Supply
Alexander, EdETSN(SS)Aug 1995 – Oct 1997etmade a lot of stupid mistakes back in the day and regret that but in reflection enjoyed all my time onboard and miss the life. have grown and matured and consider columbus a great part of that.
Earl Perdue, Fat KidYN2(SS)Aug 1995 – Jul 1999Adminholy cow... I left 762 to CSG8 in Naples, IT. ended up as a Flag writer, then to DC for ASN RDA staff with the ADM I worked with, made YN1(SS). got deployed to centcom and over to the desert for a time. got out, in RI as a PM with Moody...
Rowe, Scott (Andrew)STS 2Sep 25, 1995 – Sep 1, 1997SonarShipmates. I tip my glass of cribe rum to all who took her on her first deployment west pac 96". Yes i still have the photo from the Phillippines. Thanks Mitch
Clark, DougLT/O-3Oct 1995 – Feb 1999EA/CRA/NAV/WEPS
Colley, SeanTM3/SS/DVNov 11, 1995 – Jun 14, 1999WeaponsCurrently fly UH60 Blackhawks for the ARMY, graduated from Virginia Tech with a Mechanical Engineering Degree, some major changes...
Wilkins, BryonMM2Dec 22, 1995 – Jun 18, 1996M/RLMy time on the boat was short due to my own stupidity (alcohol) but I enjoyed it. I graduated from Ohio State with a BS (and soon MS) degree in Aerospace Engineering and now work for GE Aircraft Engines in Cincinnati.

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