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USS John Paul Jones (DDG 32) Crew List

The table below contains the names of sailors who served aboard the USS John Paul Jones (DDG 32). 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 302 crew members registered for the USS John Paul Jones (DDG 32).

Select the period (starting by the reporting year): precomm – 1967 | 1968 – 1971 | 1972 – 1973 | 1974 – 1977 | 1978 – 1979 | 1980 – 1981 | 1982 – now

Sherbondy, RichardE-31968 – 1970Helmsman?My name is James and my father served on the JPJ during Vietnam. I am posting this to let any of you who served with him know that he passed away on 8-1-2005. If you remember anything about him, please contact me, Thanks
Loto, RonaldRD31968 – 1969
Heay, RichardBT11968 – 1970Bs sLooking for retired BT CHIEFS who served aboard the best ship in navy.I was aboard when it was DD932 andDDG32
Bowie, Ennise-41968 – 1971SHIP SERVICE
Kurtz, Dave / StickFTM 2Apr 26, 1968 – Oct 11, 19723 rd
Caruso, DaveFTM2Jun 1968 – Dec 19733rdNed, Bill, guys still alive? What a crazy time we had together...we were nuts!!!! Any others from 3rd division, JPG from 68'-73'???
Walden, DocHM1/HMCJul 15, 1968 – Sep 1, 1969NOne of the best duty stations in my 20yr career. Remember the Grand Union Flag and the WesPac cruise?
Roberts, AlLTDec 1968 – May 1970Fourth
Aubrey, Phillip (Philso)E-31969 – 1970firstLooking for my buddies Mendi and Clinger. I am living in San Antonio Texas. Hope to be close to Mendi.
Anderson, Roy /andyRm31969 – 1971RadioRemember Guam?
Powell, NedFTM2Jan 1969 – Jun 19733 RDMy first ship and the one that I had the most fun on. Went to the reunion in 2018 in Nashville. Met up with Larry, Danny, Doug, Dave, and Frank. Met Pete earlier in SD. Would like to hear from a lot more.
Wall, DonGMM2Mar 1969 – Sep 19702ndPlease join the JPJ e-group:
Hornback, Bill (Duke)FTM2Apr 1969 – Aug 19733rdCaruso, Dirks, Ben, Weed? I'm still here, just found this place - Reunion 2009? Contacts welcome.
Pasche, RogerBT3Apr 27, 1969 – Aug 6, 1971BLot of memories and great port of calls in the short time onboard. I got married and transferred to new construction USS Elmer Montgomery FF-1082. Forward Fireroom, Oil Shack Retired as E9 1990. Live in Red Wing, MN
Leonard, LarrySTG2Jul 1969 – Jan
Kapeghian, JohnGMG1Jul 25, 1969 – Sep 1969ASWLPO ASROC sys. 2 mos. mess from BUPERS, orders to uss fechtler, across pier, what a RUST BUCKET. we worked 14 hr days, no railroad, preped and painted, trained & passed NTPI. thats why i was xfered there. no brag, but i was good at it.
Grinnell, DaveFTM 2Jul 30, 1969 – May 30, 19713rdI always look forward to renewing old friendships with shipmates who helped terrorize South-East Asia back in our day. Best Regards.
Parrette, Richard T. Parrette, Jr.LTAug 6, 1969 – Aug 10, 1972OperationsBest time of my life. Meant many great individuals .. some became life long friends
Moats, Jerryseaman/ passed bm3 test but did not get the crowAug 15, 1969 – Sep 21, 1970deck or 1stSebring was the captain. Ann Margaret was a guest at the ships departure/family picnic on the moles grassy area. Spent a lot of time off the Nam coast delta to dmz and above, this in spite of a drifty 5/54.
Wilson, EldonYN3Sep 1969 – Sep 1970NLooking for old JPJ buddies
Wendland, BillSM3Sep 1969 – May 1973Operations2 wespac trips standing those port and starboard watches. I just talked about Steve Langston the other day. Enjoyed the GM's and FT's parties. Still alive in Portland. Daughter was named after Bob Baird, Well Robi
Sibigtroth, Ralphstg3Sep 1969 – Dec 19724thWestpac tours and becoming a shellback and liberties in Foreign ports and the guys from 4th division . Great memories!
Thompson, Robert (Bob)FASep 19, 1969 – May 4, 1973mmafter 4yrs. and two tours to viet nam, left the ship to become a high voltage elect. mech. for a power co..retired in 06 after 32yrs.service ---now isn't that poetic (32) aft engineroom
Peterson, Reggie FTG 1Oct 1969 – Aug 19723rdAnyone ready for Condition III monopoly? Still in touch with Dirks, and Grinnell. Great memories overall. Dave Caruso, Ned, "Stick" Teddy, "Baggy" and the rest of 3rd division come on down to the JPJ assoc. reunion
Sanders, Lewis (Satch)SHB3Oct 16, 1969 – Jan 8, 1971SupplyHey Guys, I am in California..include me in any reunions you all may me: ( Subject: UUS John Paul Jones) I am an original Plank Owner!
Gartthwaite, KimHM2Oct 25, 1969 – Nov 10, 1970NavigationGot out in 70. was a Dep Sheriff for 34 yrs in So Cal. Retired and moved to Texas and now back in Cal. Was part of the Ship's band with Mendi and Whitey. You bet your ass I'm a shellback.
Hainey, RolandBT-2Dec 24, 1969 – Jun 5, 1973BWould do it the same way all over again if given the chance. Great crew members/great times!
George, JoeBT2Dec 26, 1969 – May 4, 1973B Hey TJ, Are you still out there ?
Norris, LarrySM21970 –0perationsI became a shellback on USS John Paul Jones at the end of her 1970 west pac cruise via kangeroo swap from USS Berekeley visited Sydney Australia, Auckland New Zealand,and Pago Pago.
Robertson, DougSM31970 – 1972operationsHate that the JPJ ended up being sunk, alot of memories went with her.
Trowbridge, Michael MikeETR2Apr 1970 – 1974ELECTRONICS RADAR DIVI was the ships photographer and the lay leader for services. I set up tours into several countries. Trying to get proof of the JPJ serving off Vietnam. The ship is not registered as being in those waters. Pls Help.
Foussat, DennisSTG2Sep 1, 1970 – Sep 1, 19754thSo many great memories - so many great shipmates and friends. Not just good but GREAT times
Sapp, CharlesFTM2Sep 1, 1970 – Oct 24, 1973ThirdThis was my first ship. We were in numerous combat actions in 1972. Learned a lot that helped me during my 30 year career rising to FCCM (SW) . I have many good memories of my shipmates on the JPJ.
Kochel, ReidMM3Nov 1, 1970 – Dec 1, 1972EngineeringForward Engine Room Main Control served with Joe Coonrod, Paul M. Locker, Terry Casteel, Larry Bonefas, "Pig Faarmer" (Larry Stoffer), Steve Schwab and many other good friends.
Halfacre, SteveIC2Nov 10, 1970 – May 27, 1974EngineeringI served on the JPJ with Joe Boughton, Jim Clark and others. Joe was the best man at my wedding. Just diagnosed with prostate cancer by the VA. Attempting to claim Agent Orange (Dioxin in water}, need some buddy letters.
McClish, MikeFTM21971 – 1973Fire Control
Leslie, Sidney (Sid )DDG 321971 – 1974assigned to the after engine room under mm1 mirack and mm2 schwab
Milbee, MikeET31971 – 1971Electronics (Radar)Worked on SPS-10 radar during overhaul while ship was in Long Beach. Loved the ship, but had to go to Nuclear Power School.
Picotte, Wayne (Wayno)FTM11971 – 19743RDWow! I see a lot of names, I've wondered about over the years. Ben Adams, Dave Caruso, Mike McClish, Larry Endicott to name a few. Hope all are well. drop a line if you ever see this note.
Fields, Harry Or Big RedFN1971 – 1974MI am looking for shipmates that served with Harry. He passed on July 5, 2015 from agent orange related cancer, Multiple Myeloma and other diseases. There were several guys he hung out with, Candy...John Moore & more
Wagner III, EarlHT 3Jan 1971 – Dec 1974Repair
Gronfein, JerryLt(jg)Mar 1, 1971 – Nov 1, 1972SupplyMemorable experience, still lives with me very much in my memory to this day, fifty years later. Am heading to Vietnam/Cambodia for vacation in 2023.
Parker, JohnE2Mar 23, 1971 – May 20, 1973Boat/MateWhat a rush!
Luchetti, LeslieEM3Apr 1, 1971 – Jan 26, 1973R
Christian, RichardLCMDRJul 16, 1971 – Dec 15, 1972Commanding OfficerFlagship of Commander, Destroyer Squaudron 9. Participated in SEATO Exercise "SEAHAWK".
Jockers, Charles AllenTM2Aug 1971 – Aug 1972weaponswhat a ride! 1972 wespac. whers everybody now?
Christie, DaleFTM2Aug 1971 – Jan 19743rdI worked in missile plot with Dave and Gieger. We had some good and bad times.
Brown, T.j.gmg#Sep 28, 1971 – Sep 28, 1971AS
Karrer, Texas Jack (Tj)BT 3Dec 12, 1971 – Dec 27, 1974B - OIL DHSCK SNF FWD FIREROOMServed with Tin Can Tony Mancinni, Doug Lee, Joe George, Scooter, Far Out Fred Combat Action Ribbon Awarded Easter Offensive - VietNam 1972

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