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USS Ashland (LSD 48) Crew List

The table below contains the names of sailors who served aboard the USS Ashland (LSD 48). 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 139 crew members registered for the USS Ashland (LSD 48).

Select the period (starting by the reporting year): precomm – 1992 | 1993 – 1995 | 1996 – 2001 | 2002 – now

Lane, MichaelEM21990 – 1991ELeft while its was still precom in Little creek email at
Connison, JohnE5 Bm2Mar 26, 1990 – Mar 26, 19931st div
MacK, DavidENCSep 1990 – Jul 19953MC
Dawson, PatrickE-3Sep 11, 1990 – Oct 15, 1993supply
Edgemon, StevenOS21991 – 1994Met alot of good people on the ship and had the opportunity to be one of the original plank owners. Had alot of fun when I was assigned to the ship while it was being built on Avendale ship yard.
Traxler, RickOS31991 – 1994
King, DwayneE31991 – Nov 12, 1992AdminWas part of the initial Pre Com Administrative crew at NOB Norfolk, VA and the Commissioning Crew at Avondale Shipyard LA
Thomas, JohnnyOS2Feb 8, 1991 – Jun 8, 1995I too had an interesting time onboard LSD-48. I went on to stay in the Navy until 8/2000. Don't worry, I didn't waste all of that Fed time. I still work for them in the civilian copacity. Email me anytime.
Batten, Titus (Batmite)MSMar 1991 – Nov 1, 1994S-2This was my first and only ship. It was the best time of my life. I wish I would've stayed longer and finished my career. I love everyone of you guys like my own brother. You guys made it worth every minute spent onboard
Perry, WadeEN2Apr 16, 1991 – Feb 12, 1997MMy god I could talk for days about the fun we had. I have to say there isnt a day that I dont remember a little something about my brothers on the Ashland. Would love to hear from you all email me at
Nutt, EricE-4, EN3Apr 17, 1991 – Apr 17, 1995MI remember good and tough times. I remember some crazy things I did with freinds. Overall, it was a good experience for me.
Hinze, MikeMSSAApr 30, 1991 –S-2Plankowner..
Hinze, MikeMSSNMay 1, 1991 – Dec 31, 1994S-2
Boatwright, John L.BM2May 8, 1991 – May 8, 19951stHad the time of my life. Met friends that are forever brothers. I'm now recruiting in Wilkesboro NC. (336)667-5577
Hobgood, RobertE-5/MS2Jun 1991 – Aug 1993supplyplankowner. interesting tour. being part of the first crew. just sorry i was not able to deploy with it. would like to hear from other plankowners. smooth sailing.
Meehan, Kevinbm3Jun 2, 1991 – Sep 9, 1994deckWould love to catch up with some old buddies
Wages, TonyHT3Jun 18, 1991 – Jun 18, 1994RPLANKOWNER!!!!! Met a lot of great guys. Had some times I will never forget. I am in Columbia, SC area now.
Ermeling, GeorgeSH3Jun 20, 1991 – Jun 15, 1996ENGINEERING/ SUPPLYDid 20 years and to me Ashland was the best ship I was on I think mainly because I was part of the first crew and we all went through the same thing from Norfolk to New Orleans and back to Little Creek.
Ermeling, GeorgeFR/E1Jun 24, 1991 – Jun 12, 1996ENGINEERING/ Supply
Miller, MartinDCC(SW)Jul 1991 – Mar 1996R -Plank Owner! LCPO of the finest bunch of guys in the Navy! Best tour of duty in my career! Made a Med and two Unitas cruises. Spent 30+ days picking up Cubans out of the water and returning them to GITMO. That sucked!
Sanders, NeilEN1Aug 1, 1991 – May 5, 1995MDid not enjoy my tour of duty. Still Navy, and learned to become a better person from those years.
Eaglin, DerekHTFN/E3Aug 15, 1991 – Oct 31, 1993RMet alot of great guys,wish I could had stayed on the cruise with all my friends who supported me through my loss of my son. Hope you all are well. See you at the Decommission Party.
Chism, JasonSNAug 25, 1991 – Nov 16, 19942nd / DECKThis was my first command and it was great a Pre-com was great duty. Made some great friend and had some real good times . Would love to hear from some of the old shipmates/
Robinette, MichaelBM 2Sep 1991 – Jun 19971stHad the greatest time of my life aboard this ship and met the best of friends.
Farlett, PaulBM3Sep 1991 – Jun 5, 19951stAwesome first tour. I am who I am today. Great experiance and friends!!
Rodgers, RonSN / SHOct 1, 1991 – Oct 20, 19942nd / S-3Plank Owner Baby ! Had some good times. Met some great guys. Hope all are doing well ! Would like to chat with some of you.
Hammond, Jason JE-4/EN3Oct 10, 1991 – Jul 15, 1995M-Had a great time w/ friends & would't trade it for the world.
Beyer, DarceyEN2Oct 10, 1991 – Jun 9, 1995M DivisionThe foundation of my Navy career and wouldn't ask for any different. I am now a Reserve ENC (EXW) assigned at her mother command. They are taking good care of her. Wouldn't be where I am at without the plankowner crew.
Dean, David St. Michael AnthonyBM3Dec 30, 1991 – Sep 5, 19951st!!!Plankowner!!! Old Cell Block48, I was amongst some of the best people in the world, we had each other's backs, its so different being a "landlubber", the ground just doesn't move right. Best wishes to all my salty dogs out there.
Arbaugh, NathanE-3 LANCE CORPORAL1992 – 19931ST BN 8TH Marines H&S CO. Cook sectionJust trying to run down some of the guys I did time with, call or e-mail me. I miss you freaks!
Roy, BrianEM31992 – 1995ELooking to connect with folks who I served with
Richard, Saurers profile iconEN11992 – 1995EM02/MMR2Living on Virginia Beach still. Looking to meet up with old friends. Direct email:
Primeaux, Dwayne (D.j.)DC/FNApr 1992 –repairMade alot of friends on board her that I do still miss. All in all was a good time and I really wish I had been with her longer. I am now a corporate trainer for Cingular Wireless.
Wages, TonyHT3May 9, 1992 – Jun 18, 1994Plank Owner!!!!! Met a lot of good guys. Some I still remember, but have not heard from in years. I live in Col, SC.
Wilson, BillyFC1\E-6May 12, 1992 – Oct 5, 1992deck
Quinones, BernieIC2 E-5Jun 6, 1992 – Aug 5, 1993ElectricalLike we all did had great times and some bad ones. Will allways remember the guys like Cmdr keith , Lt Thomas, En1 Sauers. You guys will allways be my friends and family. Oh yeah to MS3 Roper thanks for all the advice 1 luv to all.
Dawkins, David "Tex"SM3Oct 1, 1992 – Dec 2, 1994OCI reported aboard the Ashland just before her maiden cruise. I had a great time, even during Shellbacking. I'm now a Federal law enforcement officer (Thanks, Chief Gaynor!). Anybody who remembers me, feel free to e-mail!
Cline, Richard L.E-6 / DC1(SW)Oct 8, 1992 – Apr 7, 1996RHad a great time aboard her and was sad to leave especially going to recruiting duty.
Forsythe, DalePN3Dec 1992 – Aug 1995

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