The table below contains the names of sailors who served aboard the USS Richard S. Edwards (DD 950). 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 110 crew members registered for the USS Richard S. Edwards (DD 950).
|Roth, Steve||EM3||1978 – 1980|
|Hammond, Len||SKC||1978 – 1981||Supply||LCPO|
|Thommen, Robert/ Bob||OS1||Jun 1978 – Jun 1980||OI||Enjoyed my time on the "Ready Eddie ". Even though she was " old but still steaming " she had a great crew and OI division was tight and talented.We had a lot of fun on WESTPAC and in Waikiki.Served under OSCM Pitton and OSC Larry|
|Kress, David Slipper||ftg3||Dec 30, 1978 – Jan 31, 1981||2nd||what a great bunch of guys got there at the age of 17 they all looked after me made sure i made it back alive|
|Geary, Tim||OS2||Jan 27, 1979 – Feb 2, 1982|
|Elbaor, Joe||BT2||Feb 1, 1979 – Jul 1, 1982||The original IRON MAN.|
|Silevicz, Vit||EW2||Feb 7, 1979 – Dec 30, 1980||OE|
|Padgett, Dale||TMSN||Apr 1, 1979 – Mar 1, 1982||weapons||Great crew ! Great memories ! Should have reenlisted. West pack, south pack, definitely do again with that Ready Eddy Crew !! I became TM2 but I will never forget YOU. Ty TM3 Larry, you helped me out a lot. God B w/ you.|
|Kenneth Mileaf, Ken||EW3||Apr 26, 1979 – Jul 4, 1981||ops|
|Moss, Gmg1||Gmg2||Aug 1979 – Jul 1981||Weapons||Very good memories of all the guys in weapons dept.|
|Day, Arthur||ET1||Sep 1979 – Jul 1981||OE||LPO of the OE Division for most of my tour. Caught most of a major yard period and part of WestPac.|
|Feibelman, Brent "Al"||RM3||Sep 1, 1979 – Aug 30, 1982||OC||SERVED ON THE "READY EDDIE" THROUGH THE SHIPYARD REFIT, AND THE GOODWILL WEST/SOUTH PAC OF 82.|
|Triplett, Willie||IC3||Oct 1979 – Jun 1982||E||IC3/worked in IC shop/Ships entertainment system|
|Schoonover, Samuel (Ken)||SM3||Oct 1979 – Dec 15, 1982||OC||Shipyards in 79. Decom in 82. Serious drunkfests with Digger and George. Hurricane parties on Ford Island. Damn, was I really that young?|
|Storm, Russell||GMG2||Jan 1980 – Dec 1982||2nd|
|O'Brien, John||HT 3||Apr 1980 – 1982||R|
|Binette, Paul||MM FN to E 5||May 30, 1980 – Dec 30, 1982||M div||From messenger to top watch forward engine room than took over as after engine room supervisor as an E-4 ,qualified as EOOW ,received my SW this was new that year|
|Fowler, Todd||MS2||Sep 10, 1980 – Mar 15, 1981||SUPPLY||WAS A COOK IN THE GALLEY WAS LEFT BEHIND FROM THE FINAL WESTPAC DUE TO MEDICAL PROBLEMS|
|Fisher, Kevin (Aka-fish)||OS3||1981 – 1982||OI||West Pac 1981|
|Hunt, Lloyd||PC/3||Jan 1, 1981 – Oct 31, 1982||post office|
|Waller, Darrell||YN3||May 1981 – Dec 1982||X DIVISION|
|Huff, David||GMG2||Sep 1981 – Dec 1982||2nd|
|Cockrell, John||MR3||Aug 6, 1982 – Dec 15, 1982||R||O' Bee, Wilber, good guys and what a pain Chief Boatwright was.|
|Connelly, Curtis (Cj)||MM2||Sep 1982 – Dec 1982||M Division (Aft Engine Room)||Decommissioning Crew|
|Ebbe, Charles||SEAMAN RECRUIT||Oct 10, 1982 – Dec 15, 1982||First||Was only on the Ready Eddy only less than Two months. The Ready Eddy wasnt so ready we barely got out of Pearl Harbor and had engine problems. And was forced Back. Within a week later word came we had to Decommission it!|
|Paul, David||FTG2||Nov 1982 – Nov 1982||2nd (Weapons)||Transferred from Decommissioning of USS Morton DD -948 just in time to Decommission the Ready Eddie as well.....a nice 1, 2 punch!|
There are currently no planned reunions.