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USS Harold J. Ellison (DD 864) Crew List

The table below contains the names of sailors who served aboard the USS Harold J. Ellison (DD 864). 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 70 crew members registered for the USS Harold J. Ellison (DD 864).

Select the period (starting by the reporting year): precomm – 1971 | 1972 – now

Rufty, ThomasRM3Feb 18, 1958 – Oct 1959OC
Parker, WadeYN3Jun 15, 1960 – Nov 1962OC
Allen, DavidIC31962 – 1964E Division
Hoffmann, DanEM1Oct 1962 – Apr 27, 1967R
Coleman III, Thomas W.BT21963 – Jul 1968ENGLooking for help to prove we went ashore in Vietnam between '66-'68. Need letters from shipmates so the VA will help me with my Agent Orange claim. Need buddy letters asap. very sick. Your shipmate, Tom
Thomas, Phillip profile iconRM31963 – 1966OPS On board for Vietnam tour in 65/66. Cross the equator and around the world cruise.
Christenson, G. L. (Chris)SNMar 1964 – Oct 19641st
Hardin, Miketorpedo manApr 5, 1964 – Jan 22, 1967a/snot sure on the start and ead dates
Smith, Harold/smittyRM1Nov 1964 – Sep 1970OPSMade around the world and Viet-Nam cruise. Lots of sights and memories.
L'Abbe, RichardSFM3Dec 27, 1964 – May 1, 1966RHad one hell of a good time on the Happy Jack the sun never set on DESRON 32. Hope that all of you will join the H. J. Ellison association.
Eden, FredrickEM31965 – 1967RI served on the Ellison as an electrician during the Viet Nam deployment.. 1965-1966
Mozingo, James E.SNApr 1965 – Dec 19661st
Kerr, MikeSTGSNJun 1965 – May 1966ASW (AntiSubmarine Warfare)For any former crew members of the Happy Jack who are not aware, we have a ship's association. We have a reunion every year. Just had one in Buffalo & next year it will be in Chicago. We also have a Facebook page.
McCallum, AlvinSNSep 1965 – Dec 19661'st
Nordmark, Stephen(Steve)SNSep 26, 1965 – Apr 15, 19661stThis was my first and best cruise taken while in the Navy .Best times had were on liberty in Subic Bay.Great crew.I will always remember the typhoon. Am now retired and live in Sciota,Pa and I winter in Altoona,Florida
Phillips, Charles (Chuck)STG2Oct 1965 – Oct 1967ASW
Gagna, RichardYN31966 – 1970
Corbin, Jr., William W. (Bill)ETR2Apr 20, 1966 – Dec 27, 1968OIA great experience and an honor to have serve with all "Happy Jack" crewmembers.
Griggs, LcmmiJun 19, 1966 – 1972menjoyed knowing all of you this was my second gearing
Kelleyhouse, DaveGMG 31967 – 1970GunnersJoined the Navy and saw the world.
Jim, KraftLTApr 14, 1967 – Jun 30, 1969Engineer OfficerTook a few months to get her running right. When we left for the I.O. the long way around Things smoothed our real well. BTCS Carpenter,BTCs Jernigan and Drake, MMC Banks EMC Fisher and DC! Taylor were great leaders.
Jewell, FredETN3Apr 15, 1967 – Sep 12, 1968ET gangWe were on a middle East cruise to all of the er … um … exotic ports in the Indian Ocean.
German, DonDC2Jul 3, 1967 – Nov 12, 1968RWould like to hear from any shipmates during my time. I have some pics from our Mid East Cruise
German, DonaldE 5Jul 4, 1967 – Nov 26, 1968RWould like to here from shipmates of 67 - 68
Mikkelsen, ArneRD 2Aug 1967 – Jan 1970OPSA great ship - a great crew.
Finley, MartinIC3Sep 1967 – Nov 1969RThe USN was the best thing I ever did.
Sample, ClaudeBT3Sep 6, 1967 – Jun 3, 1969When i came on board the happy jack in sept/67, fresh out of boot camp, it was the best ship i learned from about the navy. Made alot of friends to last a lifetime. DON MCADAMS (BT3) is on top of my list, as the brother i never had.
Fox, JohnSTG21968 – 19712nd
Cermele, JohnIC3Jun 10, 1968 – Mar 4, 1970R
Alls, Jr., WillieGMG3Nov 1968 – 19704th DivisonLooking to contact shipmates that served from 1968-1970.
Connolly, Jim profile iconBM3Oct 1969 – Sep 19702nd Div.Great duty.
Gannon, HarveyLTJG/CAPTDec 1969 – May 19722ndGunnery Officer
Schafer, CarlFTG31970 –2
Chockley, JoeDC3Sep 1970 – 1972R
Babcock, MikeEM31971 – 1973eng.Remember that crazy North Atlantic cruise above the Artic Circle!!
Munger, GeorgePN3Mar 1971 – May 1972OPSIt was a great time, with a good crew and officers, sorry to hear her fate.
Celentani, RalphFTG/SNMar 21, 1971 – Aug 8, 19722nd Div.Greetings to all of my shipmates. Feel free to drop a line.
Dorr, Ronald, RoundmanMM2Jun 1971 – Dec 16, 1974ENGINEERING AFTER ENGINE ROOM
Hall, FredEnsignAug 1971 – Aug 19721stEnjoyed the experience and getting to know the crew.
Creel, Bobem3Aug 1971 – Aug 1973R
Chapman Jr, Kenneth profile iconSTG2Oct 1971 – Oct 1973ASWSonar Technician

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