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USS Koelsch (FF 1049) Crew List

The table below contains the names of sailors who served aboard the USS Koelsch (FF 1049). 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 225 crew members registered for the USS Koelsch (FF 1049).

Select the period (starting by the reporting year): precomm – 1971 | 1972 – 1976 | 1977 – 1979 | 1980 – 1983 | 1984 – now

Mansfield, CliffSK21977 – 1980SupplyI still have dreams that I'm back on the Koelsch. Not sure why or if I like it or not. That ship really stayed underway most of time when she wasn't in the shipyards. Remember the Iran hostage rescue attempt?
MacAras, JohnEM-21977 – Mar 10, 1979R E-gangI was the leading petty officer for the E-gang when first came on board. would like to hear from former shipmates that served with me. I left the ship in 1979 in Baltimore MD
Rizzo, TomYN21977 – 1980Ship's OfficeI served as a Yeoman in the Ship's Office from 1977 to 1980... anyone out there remember me. My brother Joe was also on the ship during the same years I was... he was an electrician. My email address is
Gasco, Bartholomew (Bart)E21977 – Sep 1978SM Boatsmens MateSaw and did alot of things I probably will never do or see again. Lots of memories, especially SPAIN. Would like to hear from anyone who remembers me.
Cluckey, ByronFTG21977 – 1981Fox
Miller, KeithMM21977 – 1979R
Adams, DonBM3Jan 1977 – Oct 19801stWent on med crusies Caribbean became a shellback and was in the ship yards in Baltimore
Everett, Steve profile iconSM3Jan 1977 – Mar 1977OCI was TAS on the Koelsch from the Voge. First ship I went to sea onboard, I was a push button 3rd class.We did a Carribrex and went to Port of Spain, Trinidad. Had a great time getting my feet wet, thanks Koelsch.
Potts, MarkHT2Apr 1977 – Aug 26, 1980RI really had a great time serving on the Koelsch and never will forget some of the people I serve with. Don't forget you guys, go to the Koelsch Facebook page, sign up and catch up with some old shipmates.
Alt, MarkEW1Apr 1, 1977 – Sep 21, 1981ElectronicsHonorable Discharge, retired from Honeywell with 28 years. Living in Arkansas, working in Real Estate.
Weir, ChrisBT2May 1977 – Nov 1981BGreat Times Great Ship ,Med.Middle East Carib Ops,Baltimore,Gitmo Good Times in Mayport
Delarm, WayneSNJun 1977 – May 19801stwent to places i would never have gone to. would not trade it for any thing.
Mitchell, ChuckLTJun 11, 1977 – Sep 9, 1981OC & 1st
Stewart, DennisBM3Jun 14, 1977 – May 30, 1981First
Corliss, GlennDS2Jul 1, 1977 – Jun 7, 1981ElectronicsSpent 2 years in First Division, then 2 years in Electronics. Made good friends and learned a lot in both areas. Great experience, a lot of good times!
Miller, KeithMM2Aug 1977 – Sep 23, 1979R
Goossens, Donald GooseBM3Oct 1, 1977 – Aug 12, 19801stjust looking for shipmates from the Koelsch.
Negron, JoseSK2Dec 1977 – Aug 1981S-1Hello everyone. Really enjoy the unity and the friendship we all had on the ship. The best years of my life in the NAVY. Would enjoy to hear from you guys.
Gordon, KellyNC11978 – 1981x
Burgess, Charles "Mike"Ensign - LTJan 1978 – Dec 1981CIC/OE/NTDS/EWBest 47 months ever. Thanks Senior Chiefs Bob Del Raso/Chuck Pabst for your professionalism/patient tutoring of a young Ensign. And the great KOELSCH crew all. Retired as Executive Director, ManTech International - 2014.
Del Raso, RobertETCSApr 4, 1978 – Sep 30, 1981OELAST 2 YEARS, SERVED AS COMMAND SENIOR CHIEF.
Goss, Josephht1Jun 1978 – Oct 1983r-divHello shipmates how has everyone been doing? i came aboard in balitmore during the yards. i left her in mayport in 83 . would like to here from you guys email is
Goss Jr., JosephE-6/HT1Jun 7, 1978 – Sep 16, 1983whats up koelsch it been along time im hopeing to get up with some of the old guys if any of u remember me drop me a line at would be great to here from you
Laubach, RichardE-5Jul 1, 1978 – Apr 15, 1982BWorked in fireroom with Delp, Rodgers, Bledsoe, Savage, Sammy, (Red) Lavassure, Wiggens, Rau, Dykstra, McClain, Brown, and others had a blast went on three IO curses and Gitmoe.
Taylor, BenAug 1978 – Aug 1981Fox and Navigation
Gardner, Nigel (Spooky)SMSNAug 25, 1978 – Sep 26, 1979Communications-SignalmanI was the ole girl when she went into drydock in baltimore,MD,anyone else out there that remembers the great times
Jeschke, JamesBT3Sep 1978 – 1981B divisionJust looking to relive some of those good ole Navy days
Hartsig, DarrellENS - LT(jg)Oct 1978 – Nov 1981MGreat team. MMC Dentone taught me well. Deja vu - my next to last CO before I retired from the reserves was CAPT Howard Russell, who was CHENG when I was a boot ensign!
Proctor, David DaveHT2Oct 15, 1978 – Oct 1980R DivisionThe month I came aboard is iffy. The ship was broken down in Naples after a race.
Middleton, SammyBT 21979 – Apr 1984enginering
Duke, JerryFA1979 – 1979MMI still remember the two bosons mate who was fighting on the aft watch at midnight, the beautiful clear water at Guantomino Bay Cuba, sleeping against the hull.and the bug juice all over the floor of the Galley.
Schaele, BearHt21979 – 1983EBaseball for beer aways works
Simpson, BobRM2Jan 1979 – Oct 1982Ops
Gardner, NigelSEAMANMar 3, 1979 – Mar 3, 1980COMMUNICATIONS1980
Damren, RandyE4/IC3Jun 27, 1979 – May 14, 1982E DivisionMissing the times I was boxing! ! Best times of my life with some of the greatest guys. Will never forget crossing the equator! !!Shout to all shellbacks!!!
Cancel, SteveQM3Jul 1979 – Dec 1981Deck & Nav. Joined Koelsch in Balt. yard in 79 as E-1 deck dept. After too many xoi's and Capt. Masts I struck out and went QM Made it to E4. I made a lot of good friends,And if we hung out back then, contact me @
Birchall, JimMM1Aug 10, 1979 – Sep 4, 1981M DivisionRemember the Great Crew! Great Times and boxing on the faintail before going through the Suez Canel so much fun Buchanan, Larsen anybody still around?
Hale, TimothyEM3Sep 1979 – Jan 31, 1983ENow driving a Long haul truck for over 4 years now after working as a electrican since I left the Koelsch in Brooklyn.. Would like to hear from fellow crew mates and share stories and pictures
Householder, Jeff/whorehouse profile iconGMG3Sep 30, 1979 – Jun 1, 1981Gunnersmate/fire contolEnjoyed my time on the Koelsch. 2 med cruises/indian ocean. Lots of great crew mates and fun times. Becoming "Shellbacks" and some fun times in Mayport. Give me a shout if you want to reminisce
Scudder (Scudzo), Douglas (Feedman)MM3Oct 1979 – Jun 1983mliving in ohio. married stg2 tim moes' sister in 86'. would like to hear from the old shady oaks gang. larson, parrish, mauldin, wiggins, barnhart, campbell,brings back good memories. 419-619-1203
Getman, JayFTG2Oct 20, 1979 – Jan 10, 1982FOXGood times in Mayport (when we were inport). Remember the crazy Gunner's Mates throwing a grenade overboard while underway? Went on to another ship. Currently living in NM.
Dove, RobertFTG2Dec 1979 – Jan 1982FOXJust thought I would say hello to my old shipmates.

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