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USS Buchanan (DDG 14) Crew List

The table below contains the names of sailors who served aboard the USS Buchanan (DDG 14). 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 222 crew members registered for the USS Buchanan (DDG 14).

Select the period (starting by the reporting year): precomm – 1968 | 1969 – 1975 | 1976 – 1980 | 1981 – 1984 | 1985 – now

Ball, DarrellRMSA1969 – 1970OC
Clark, Lawson (Sonny)mmcm1969 – 1972uss buchananwant to find everyone 940-781-0973
Falkenhan, MarcRD2Jan 1969 – Jan 1972OIThree WestPac cruises, 69, 70, & 72. Many great memories.
Nightingale, TimCS3Apr 1969 – May 1971Supply
Shumate, John Lawrance "shue"SEAMANJun 1969 – Jun 19727th Fleet
Brower, DavidCYN3Jul 10, 1969 – May 8, 1971Operational CommunicationsAnyone aboard the USS Buchanan DDG14 during 1969 to 1971, please call me at 480-510-6818 or E-mail me at Great ship, great crew!
Anvik, Rollynn (Rolly)GMG3Sep 1969 – Jul 1971ASIt was an incredible time of my life. 17 yrs old, and not yet wet behind the ears. Thanks to F Wild III,J Cordes,G Hummel,R Hollenbroeck,D Beard,S Rehberg,D Malinoff,M Hendrix,C Long and others it was an amazing experience.Thanks & where RU
Nugent, PaulSM2Nov 1969 – Jul 1971OCServed on the Buc westpac June till dec.We were on port and starboard watch and got very little sleep while on gun line and on plane gaurd.Cmdr Greff was co .Fellow sigs Berry.andAppleyard.Good ole ship.Nugent.
Berry, DuaneSignalman 3rd class ( SM3 )Nov 1969 – Jun 1973Operations Communications ( OC Division )HI fellow Navymen. I am on a mission, & that is trying to find a good friend/shipmate that I served with from approximately '70 to '73. His name is Joe Aguilar, he was a Radioman, & he served on the USS Buchanan,thanks !
Wild, FrederickSTG3Nov 15, 1969 – Aug 20, 1971SonarBiggest adventure of my young life. Included time in San Diego, West PAC cruise w/gunline & plane guarding in Viet Namese waters, visits to Hong Kong and Singapore, shellback ceremony. Worked with Dan Beard and Roland Anvic. Great memories.
Crull, Denton ( One Nut )BTFN - BT21970 – 1974BI remember when we got hit, and the CO put the eyes on. We had a bounty on us after that. I remember well Jerry Hammons, Howard Lightwine both BT1, and my best buddies, Bill (Snarfy) Starkey, and Steve Hillen, Carl Brown, and Ray Lane.
Aguilar, JoeRM3Aug 7, 1970 – Aug 15, 1973Oc I served with a bunch of good guys in the Gulf of Tonkin. We had a lot of fun in port. What a time those were. After we were hit, I remember the eyes that the Captain had painted on the bow to keep us safe over there.
Guerrero, OscarMMSep 1970 – Jul 1973West-PacI remember on the Buchanan when the ship was hit what scary time that was, I was one of the injured, and we lost one of our own. Memories I have just started to remember, some good times, and bad ones to.
Selby, RonnieMMFN/MM21971 – 1975M
Stanina, JerryPC31971 – 1973NavigationI was the postal clerk. Had alot of great times and memories.
Harris, WilliamE-3Jan 31, 1971 – Apr 11, 19721st DivisionTrying to get information about the Buchanan during the April 11, 1972 ship to ship transfer to the USS Gompers Thanks
Kane, KennethSK2Feb 11, 1971 – Oct 1973SupplyI was on board with Bill Backer, Leon Hubner, Bob Gibson, Bruce Lowe and Gregg Gentry. I am looking for Gregg and Bruce if anyone knows about them.
Tollefson, Tom / TatEM3Mar 29, 1971 – Dec 13, 1972R Division
Wheeler, LynnHT2Feb 1, 1972 – Apr 4, 1974R
Martin, William / BillE-4 / BMMar 12, 1972 – Feb 10, 19741stWas an honor to serve.
Irish, Eddie/edE4Jul 1972 – Oct 1974CommunicationsI am looking for Lt. Cmdr. Roche. A Presidential Unit Citation was not given for no collision with merchant ship on the Indian Ocean in December 1973. I was a signalmen visual communication, email at
Blaha, Brianbt 2Jul 3, 1972 – Jul 3, 1976bFor me,it was 4 long hard years.Glad tho much travel. I am doing fine.
Gray, Laurence "Larry"HT3Aug 1972 – Mar 1974R
Chester, Richard (Dick)SK31973 – Aug 1976SupplyI remember WESTPAC 73 and making it more than half way around the globe, becomming a Shellback and Christmas in Mombasa, Kenya. Tom Joiner, Kenneth Kane, Terrence Sorrells, Dave Winkleman, Albert Easterling, Vince Fiore, Bruce Gramms, etc..
Treanor, JimGMG21973 – 1975
Sutcliffe, Robert (Bob)BTFN1973 – 1974B (forward fireroom)Hope everyone is well. Remember forward fireroom. Shout out to Juju Ewing,Brandy Crull,Jerry Hammons,Alex Sapp,Bill Starky,Raybo Lane,Steve Marshall,Bob Swatec,Sam Camp,Brian Blaha,Howard Lightwine,Chief Gornto,BillBlack
Krieger, Daniel ( Bullet )BTFAAug 8, 1973 – Jun 24, 1974BReaching out to those I served and worked with in forward boiler room. Like to hear from all. Hey Blaha, like to chat with you.
Allspach, RussellFADec 1973 – Sep 1975B
Jordan, TomIC2Dec 1973 – Nov 1975E DivisionInterior Communications Arleigh Burke Fleet Trophy 1st PEB for Guided Missles Destroyers Off the Coast of Cambodia and Vietnam Japan, Phillipines, Taiwan, Mombasa, Singapore, Hong Kong, Guam, Hawaii
McCowan, CharlesICC1974 – 1976R
Mays, Rex "Rebel"SNJan 1974 – Sep 19761st
Claveria, CesarMS3Jan 1974 – Apr 1977Supplywhat ever happened to the guys in the galley Oreilly, faulkner, beimnke, jackson, bass whalen, larry lynch??????? Hollingsworth????
Claveria, Cesar ( Taco )MS3Jan 1974 – Apr 1977SupplyProud to Serve on USS Buchanan DDG14
Barnes, Robert/barneyBT3Mar 1974 – Jun 1977M
Larsen, EdwardBT3Mar 1974 – Mar 1978BIt was a pleasure to serve with such a fine group of men.
Potter, AlanFTM11975 – 1979Tartar
Bowers, StevenFTM21975 – 1980TartarFirst ship, great shipmates, great WestPacs.
Clements, ChuckFTM3/FTM2Jan 1975 – Apr 1978TartarCame aboard in San Diego a month before the LB shipyard period commenced then made the 77 West Pac. Good times and still in touch with many shipmates too.
Rudock, SteveEW1Jul 1975 – Nov 1976UnknownLater
Lyon, DavidFTSNNov 1975 – Apr 1977Fox
Monarque, Edmundo (Eddie)EN2Dec 8, 1975 – Jul 7, 1979R DivisionShe was my first ship after Engineman A School. I got my sea leg's on her and my Shell Back Cert. She was a really Man o' War. Not much for comfort, but she sure did look good.
Grimes, ThomasMM3Dec 10, 1975 – Oct 17, 1977M DIvision Aft E ngineroomThe most memorable moment on board was when we were doing an unrep , and the oiler hit the dynamite on the cables and they wrapped around our port shaft. The vibration in the aft engineroom was amazing.

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