The table below contains the names of sailors who served aboard the USS Columbus (CG 12). 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 374 crew members registered for the USS Columbus (CG 12).
|Luizzi, John||GMM3||1973 – Jan 15, 1975||T-6||I worked in the Aft Missle House, until Decommissioning.|
|Cron, Richard "Ra"||FTM3||1973 – 1974||T7||Like to hear from Edwards, Uncapher, Moore, Ponton, Fike, Stoddard, Adkins, and anyone else in division.|
|Symon, Vincent||BT3||1973 – 1974||I served back when Egypt invaded Isreal in Oct. 1973. We were right in the middle of an inserve inspection. It was a heck of a time to be on board her. crossed the Atlantic, refuled in Rota and were off the coast in about a week.|
|Stanley Jr., Danny||1973 – Feb 8, 1975|
|Inge, George||HN||1973 – 1974||Hospital||Had a great time and served with a great crew! Lots of good memories.|
|White, Charlie||BT3||1973 – Jan 1975||b division||the time I spent aboard was a time of learning. did we really spend time off the coast of Egypt in 73. thanks for the memories|
|Daniels, John/ Diesel Dog||FN||1973 – Sep 1974||A|
|Clough, Keith||MM3||Jan 1973 – Mar 1973||M-Div||This was a stop on the way for MM"A" School on my way the Nuclear Power School. Made one 2 week cruise to St Thomas|
|Stanley Jr., Danny||HTFN||Feb 1973 – Jan 1975||R||Sorry to hear the tall lady was sold for scrap. After returning from the last Mediterranean deployment I helped the preparation of her deactivation and her final decommissioning in January.|
|Stansbery, Stans||MM3||Apr 1973 – Jan 1975||M-DIVISION||Some of the best people I have ever served with. Awsome lady she was.|
|Evans, Burt||GMM3/2||Apr 5, 1973 – Aug 5, 1974||Forward Talos Missile House||Not sure what Division, but I worked in the Foprward Talos Missle House. We went on a Med Cruise from 11/73-5/74. We then started the decommissioning of the ship after the cruise in the Portsmouth Naval Shipyards that year..Many friends..|
|Pelikan, Thomas||GMT 3||May 1973 – Jan 1975||Weapons Department, 5th Division, Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASROC)|
|Morrow, James / Tiny||ETRSN||Jun 12, 1973 – May 31, 1975||OE||Had a great time with several Caribbean cruises and one Med cruise. Worked on the SPS-10, SPS-43, the Pathfinder radars, and the ship's IFF system. Helped decommission her and stayed aboard to help finish the post decom work.|
|Jones, David||SN||Jun 15, 1973 – Jan 15, 1975|
|Ramsey, William||BT 3||Nov 1973 – May 1975||B||It was a good final Med Cruisefor me and the Tall Lady, Even if we did weather a severe storm on the way back|
|Switzer, Robert||LCPL||Nov 1, 1973 – Nov 2029||marine detachment||i served on the tall lady from nov. 73 till decomission.made 1974 med cruise.|
|Tomlinson, Donald||Sa||Feb 28, 1974 – Feb 28, 1975||Deck|
|Argie, Gerald||PNSN||Apr 15, 1974 – Jan 31, 1975||X||My first ship in the Navy was the tall lady. I came aboard in Souda Bay, Crete and was aboard when we hit a hurricane off the U.S. coast - what a thrill.|
|McShea, Timothy||QMSN||Apr 18, 1974 – Sep 1974||1st||I chased the Tall Lady around the Med for 2 weeks before catching her off Sigonella Sicily, after a brief hop to the Iwo Jima. Finished the Med Cruise and remember that Hurricane we hit on our way back to the States.|
There are currently no planned reunions.