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USS Comte De Grasse (DD 974) Crew List

The table below contains the names of sailors who served aboard the USS Comte De Grasse (DD 974). 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 351 crew members registered for the USS Comte De Grasse (DD 974).

Select the period (starting by the reporting year): precomm – 1979 | 1980 – 1981 | 1982 – 1984 | 1985 – 1987 | 1988 – 1990 | 1991 – 1992 | 1993 – 1995 | 1996 – now

Stewart, GaryGSE 31982 – 1984MSaw Gregs note-WOW! is right! Had a blast & can't forget the friends,the times,& the "GUT".Where is Joey,Desmond,John,Bill L,& all the other wildmen who was part of my "experience"aboard the canoe? I'LL always rem
Orzechowski, TerryAT11982 – 1982AviationNot real sure about the year. It was the ship's first cruise, and I had a blast CAAN France. Do not remember too many other ports because I went to them so many times on other ships.
Odgers, ChristopherGSM-21982 – 1984MPSTANAVFORLANT Cruise was very good!
West, DelfordHMC1982 – 1985Medical
Getty, WilliamE11982 –RadiomanI was so young, wide-eyed & naive back then. Had a great experience and terrific shipmates. They helped me through things. Learned a lot, gained a lot. Very happy to have done my small part as Radioman. I miss it all.
Orzechowski, TerryJan 1982 – Dec 1982AviationI still miss everbody I knew on Comte De Grasse. I hope some of you remember me. I am not sure about the dates, but was on the French Show the flag cruise and the Nato Meeting. Will always have the tattoo from Amsterdam that year.
Springer, Kim - ChipmunkRM2Jan 1982 – May 1984OC01First shack of many, Ret ITCM(SW) 2003 - lots of folks and good times you know who you are - just a few- Chucky (now Chas), Garfield, Grasshopper, Zeke, Darrin, Smiley, Fred, Timmy, Dan - the guys in OI and the usual rivalry Importico etal
Importico, JeffOS3Jan 1982 – May 25, 1985OIA great home, she treated me well.
Rodgers, JosephOSSNJan 14, 1982 – Apr 28, 1983oi
Adams, DanielBMSNFeb 1982 – Mar 1984deckHell of a time! remember Amsterdam and cork well. And how about the british fleet coming back from the Falklands! Miss ya sniffer I ain't forgot! Wish I hadn't screwed up.
Otterbine, JoeGSM3Mar 1982 – Jun 1985EngineeringGary, Greg, John, Desmond, Eric, and that crazy little SOB Hinkle. and every one else!!!! What a hoot. Would not trade those times for the world. Here's to you guys!!!
Marten, Randy "Yogi" profile iconFTG2 (SW)Mar 5, 1982 – Nov 17, 1986FOXWhat a Great ship and great memories. Looking for any pictures from FOX division and of the ship from the days At Ingalls in Mississippi. MK-86 Harpoon, Great systems, Worked with ABL's and Tomahawk, Reenlisted CIWS, Currently A Engineer.
Livesay, ErnieOsApr 1, 1982 –Oi
Goksel, TomHM3May 1, 1982 – Oct 28, 1983MedicalI had the most memorable military experience on this "showboat". We had the opportunity to visit and enjoy some of the best ports a US Naval vessel can visit -Ireland, Netherland, Italy, France, Spain to name a few.
Pierson, DavidET 1Jul 15, 1982 – Feb 17, 1984OE
Pierson, Mark "Teach"GS-12Aug 1982 – Sep 1982High School Studies InstructorI was on the cruise when we damaged our sonar dome when we were on NATO exercise and pulled into the Orkney Islands of Scotland. We pulled into Brest and I went to the Oktoberfest in Munich. Would enjoy hearing from any of my students
Smith, JohnSNSep 1, 1982 – Nov 1, 1984Deck MedicalI was a SN that went to Medical as a striker
Sulka, Johne4Oct 10, 1982 – Oct 16, 1986deck
Ozoa, Ricci "pimp"PN3Nov 1982 – Jun 1986AdminThose are the days of Ray White, Mr. Thomas, Mr. Kranz, Mr. YNC "Ben" Duke of Earl, Da Postman, Da NAV Crew, Da Career Group, Da Emerg Med Response, and, the cool "Cooks".
Shaffer, Billen3Dec 25, 1982 – Aug 26, 1986A-gangWow i had a blast! where is everone?
Bombardier, Scott "bombo"STG21983 – 1984Sonar One of the best times of my life, seeing the Med and Norway, and going above the Arctic Circle!
Kislan, DanielAT-2Jan 8, 1983 – Jul 10, 1983AviationHSL-36 Det-5...STANAVFORLANT
Acker, ToddOS3Jan 28, 1983 – Mar 30, 1985OPSThe COUNT: Hope eveyone is doing well !
Fike, RobertET2Mar 1983 – Jul 1986CE
Griffis, JerryStg3Mar 5, 1983 – Aug 27, 1985WeaponsWhat a time we had
Schultz, FrankDS3Apr 7, 1983 – Jun 6, 1986CE
Gaines, JohnGMCApr 16, 1983 – Nov 27, 1987WeaponsLooking for any buddies. Retired in 1997. I made Chief onboard.
Lent, JoeE4/ HT3Jun 13, 1983 – Oct 10, 1985repairwhat a great time i had onboard with my fellow HT's and MR's
McLean, BillET3Jul 1983 – Oct 1986CE
Newman, AustinSR SA SN SA SRJul 15, 1983 – Jun 15, 1987OCI didn’t much like the Count but when I heard that it was sunk I felt very upset. She was in Philly by the airport for a bit. It was cool to drive by and see the ship every now and then. BT K
Tomasine, JohnQM3 / E-4Aug 25, 1983 – Aug 25, 1985NavigationWas a QuaterMaster under Qm1 Paul Bauer from New Jersey
Walton, Robert EGMT1Aug 25, 1983 – Sep 1985CAGood ship. Sad that she was sunk.
Carmichael, DaveSTG2/1Sep 2, 1983 – Jun 30, 1986CSA1Superb group of humans. Enjoyed Pascagoula, workups in vacapes... coldest winter in rememberance in Norfolk, 1985, boring Persian Gulf cruise.. Great crew!!!
Livernois, RandyBM1 (SAR)Oct 20, 1983 – Mar 9, 1986ODComing from the Independence this ship was like riding on a Cadillac. Caught the Count in Miss. She was the only ship I ever rode that felt like a home. There were a great bunch of men on that tincan.
Volpe, BobGSE1Dec 30, 1983 – Dec 16, 1988MPWhat great times we had in engineering on the "Count". I don't know if it was the Major Fuel Leak in MER 1 during Gitmo (1984) or the Above Average Out-Chop OPPE coming back from the Med (1987). She will be missed very much.
Stalfire, M.d., JosephIC21984 – 1987ejoe of the Joe & jim show
Ross, JimGSE31984 – 1985E-1BITCHIN TIMES
Nelson, RustyEW21984 – 1986Electronic WarfareGreat Electronic Warfare staff. Had some good and bad times onboard. I still can't believe that the ship is decommissioned.
Daub, DougDS21984 – 1986CEPersian Gulf 1985, Remember going through the Straits of Hormuz on the 4th of July drinking bug juice and eating sliders and dogs. Retired in reserves Sept. 2000
Harp, MichaelRM1(SW)1984 – 1987OC
Vandusen, JeffreyRM21984 – 1988ocHave some good memories and some bad from my time on board the ship. Some people id love to meet up with again and a few id rather forget
Fairfield, James / JimIC4Apr 4, 1984 – May 15, 1987Jim of the Jim and Joe Show
Vandusen, JeffreyRM2May 1984 – Sep 1988OCBest time in my Naval career was spent on the Count
Crawford, DavidOS2May 1, 1984 – Dec 1, 1986OperationsLot of good times remembered and never forgotten. What's up !
Dubois, HarlanLTMay 5, 1984 – Aug 22, 1986Engineering
Murdoch, John "maddog"OSSN THROUGH OS2Jun 1984 – Nov 1989OI CIC RULESWhat an awesome 6 years on the "CAN DO COUNT". WOW been a long time...good friends, good times, lots of fun times....
Frye, Clarence "Frenchie"FCCMJun 4, 1984 – Oct 20, 1986COLPO for CO Division. Made Chief (FCC) in 1986. Persian Gulf cruise 1985 (HOTTTT!!!)
Sever, Craigbm2Aug 1984 – Nov 1988deck division
Raines, Carson Andrew (Andy)SH3Aug 1984 – Apr 1988supplyI cut alot of hair for you guys. I am retired from the ARMY now. If you want to talk my e-mail is
Coulter, RichardE-5 BMAug 8, 1984 – Nov 19, 1987FIRST DECK
Billips, MikeSN/SM3Sep 1, 1984 – Aug 31, 1986OD, OCI got my degree in journalism, stayed in the Reserves and am now a LTJG public affairs officer.
Foster, JerryLTSep 16, 1984 – Jan 23, 1986RBeing an engineer means you must face the dreadful O.P.P.I. I faced many of them with my shipmates. It is safe to say that I hated O.P.P.I.'s
Fair, EdGMM1 (SW)Oct 1984 – Oct 1988CAASROC RULES
Peterson, TomrmOct 1984 – Apr 1986cicwhatever happend to herman loo did he go down with the ship
Ross, AnthonySKNov 16, 1984 – May 20, 1988SupplyI caught the ship in Gitmo 1984. The deck dept showed me a lot of love. I was on the IO cruise in 1985 and 1987. Now I am a real estate developer in Ohio.
Cmor, JoeET2 RETIRED AS ET1Dec 1984 – Nov 1985CEHad a short tour. Came from Operation Deep Freeze (wintered-over 84). Caught up with the "Count" while deployed in Med. Year later left the "Count" again while deployed in the Persian Gulf.
Bishop, Thomas (Thebishman)GSM3 - GSM1(SW)Dec 17, 1984 – Dec 12, 1989M3-Captains, 5-XO's, 7-CHENG's, & countless MPA's & DIVO's. Following the Count as a SWOS EOOW Instructor, ACU-5 Craftmaster, 31T Shopmaster, CCG-7 MGTI, FTSCPAC MGTI, I still tell all the infamous DD-974 sea stories! You had to

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