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USS Shelton (DD 790) Crew List

The table below contains the names of sailors who served aboard the USS Shelton (DD 790). 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 95 crew members registered for the USS Shelton (DD 790).

Select the period (starting by the reporting year): precomm – 1964 | 1965 – now

McComas, Harry / ChipRD21965 – 1968RD/EW Spec
Vance, Bill / VanceE3 / RD31965 – 1967RD / EW
Sullivan, John profile iconLTjg1965 – 1967MPA/DCALeft Shelton for Vietnam. OinC PCF 9 (Swiftboats). Retired in Florida.
Adams, RussETN3Jul 1965 – Jun 1967OperationsInterested in knowing about ship mates
Adkins, MichaelET-2Sep 10, 1965 – Dec 15, 1967ET3 VIETNAM TOURS - WHAT A WAY TO GROW UP!
Husted, R. W.STGSNOct 1965 – Oct 1966A/SMy first WESTPAC
Snyder, EarlST11966 – 1970A/S
Shaffer, DarellBT21966 –BT
Bennett, TomBT2Dec 28, 1966 – Jan 10, 1970EngineeringServed in After Fireroom and as Logroom Yeoman.
Stepler, Howard / "Step"RM31967 – 1969OperationsWas on board when we were TAD to Guam to work with the nuci subs.
Jones, Gary profile iconRM31967 – 1967radio roomOnly spent one week aboard before discharge
Edge, Charlesgmg 3Jul 25, 1967 – Jan 7, 1970gun divison
Thompson, Albt21968 – 1969B
Erickson, JohnBT2/E-5Jan 1968 – Aug 1971BContractor in San Diego, Enjoy Hunting and Fishing and our Grandchildren. Would like to here from shipmates.
Measures, JimRD2Feb 1, 1968 – Jan 3, 1971E&IHello!
Jaimes, Lorenzosn gmg/1st divApr 1968 – Sep 1970GMG 1st divCaught up with the Shelton in Yankee Station. Next thing I knew I had 3 combat tours in Nam.Lucky for me I was discharged in San Diego. Wow, what a way to grow up! I survived! Interesting life!
Woodward, Thomas "woody"BT3Jun 1968 – Dec 1970Engineering
Cheek, MikeRD3Jun 1968 – Sep 1969EI have often thought of the men in my division and my time spent on the Shelton.
Schmitt, GlenBM3Sep 1968 – Sep 1970FirstPicked up ship in San Diego just prior to Westpak deployment in 68 did 2 Westpaks and discharged on arrival in Sept of 70.Had a great couple of years and made some good friends.
Kreider, Michaelqm31969 – 1973opsQM on board from 70 73 with Hogg Moseley Langdon etc. Early out in Jan 73. Miss the guys but not the job or being away from home.
Cole, StephenSNMay 1969 – Mar 1970DeckWas picked up in Pearl for Wespac and returned to San Diego. Discharged Jan. 1971
James, RobertMm3Jul 1, 1969 – Oct 1, 1971MachinistWould love to hear from some of the crew that went over to Vietnam in 1970 era.
Hindsley, RickFTG/3Nov 1969 – Jan 1973G Div.
Lowe, MiloE-4Dec 1969 – Dec 1971OPSLong time ago .. . ;-)
Gibson, MarcEN31970 – 1972A-gang EnginemanHarley Davidson Motorcycles. Full time home and commercial inspector.
Walker, Gary/ PlowboyOS31970 – 1973OSMade the last two WestPac cruises, left the Shelton just before she was decommissioned. Great ship. Great crew.
Shaw, Harold, Harry,GMG 3Jan 1970 – Nov 1970G Div. GunsMt. Capt. 51, Twin 5"/38
Slaughter, Gerald\ JerrySTG3Mar 1970 – Oct 1973ASWas Redeye sentry when the Providence was attacked.
Franklin, FreemanBT 2Mar 1, 1970 – Mar 7, 1973B division
Muller, WalterCS3Mar 10, 1970 – Apr 4, 1973SupplyCame aboard in Mar 70 at Pearl from AD 36 as a seaman apprentice to First Div. nd later transfered to Supply as a cook. Was onboard till decom.
Lo Vecchio, Michael (Wop)RM3Mar 31, 1970 – Mar 31, 1973OperationsI am looking to connect with my shipmates just to say hey and see whats been happening the last 40 years.
Martinez, Reuben "Marty" profile iconMM3Jun 10, 1970 – Mar 23, 1972Engieering , Aft EngineroomDid three Westpacs , met some interesting characters , had some good times , some bad ones . I actually enjoyed time at sea . glad to have been aboard
MacDonnell, Brian/ MacKFTG@Sep 2, 1970 – Mar 31, 1973FoxTwo westpac's. Never been the same since
Zdarko, DamienRM2Oct 1970 – Aug 1972OPERATIONS
Zdarko, Damien (Zd)RM 2Oct 1970 – Aug 1972Ops2 westpacks
Renner, RonOS2Oct 1970 – Aug 1972OI
Finley, SteveRM3Oct 18, 1970 – May 18, 1972operationsserved as radioman aboard the Shelton
Winkler, EugeneSK3Nov 1970 – Oct 1972store keepingServed on 2 WesPac tours, 1971 and 1972.
Frazier, KenMR3 Machinery RepairmanNov 17, 1970 – Oct 11, 1972AuxFirst trained as a boilerman, then a ship fitter. I then passed the test for MR and was rated. Worked for MR1 Brown in the machine shop making parts and repairing equipment. I made some great friends from all over the US
Davis, AlMM31971 – 1973Mdecommisioning crew
Kozlik, Michael (Killer Koz)sn1971 – 1973DeckBe nice to hear from anybody that was on that last pleasure cruise.I got my cherry SMASHED on that one! Good times!and spooky ones also. Let's chat
Gibson, MarcEN31971 – Nov 1972Repair DivDuties were Aux diesels, pumps, aux equipment and motor whale boat. Good times, bad times and memorable times.
Shaffer, DavidRD1Mar 1971 – Oct 1971OIAs an Air Intercept Controller I was sent T.A.D. to numerous ships during the deployment, received orders after deployment to Naval Station Subic Bay, Philippines.
Atkins, GeorgeETN / SNMay 1971 – Jan 1973OELooking for crew members.
Jacobs, PatrickICFN/IC3Sep 9, 1971 – Nov 11, 1973"E"Showed movies on mess decks. Passed ammo and transferred movies during unreps. Stood sounding security import and gyro watches underway. Was aboard the "Mudduck" and also "Big Action" during two tours of Vietnam.
Petersen, Arthur / PeteGMG3Oct 1971 – Mar 1973G Div; Mount 51 projectilemanWondering where some of my shipmates are and what they're doing now, 40 years following the ship's decommission.
Wrolson, RonTM31972 – 1973ASI was on the bridge when we took fire Aug. 4th, 1972. I remember the whole thing vividly to this day. James R. Wright saved our butts that day. Steered us through the bombardment.
Lapp, ChrisBT31972 – 1973BResearching ships movement westpac '72, anybody home?. How about docking in Danang? . Hi to all
Cochrane, Donald3rd class EM1972 – Jan 1973ElectritionI would love to hear from anyone who remembers me. I am still in Idaho. Had a great time aboard. I would also like to know if anyone remembers where we were when we got bombarded just before we left for the states. Don
Banuelos, Ascencion profile iconBT/FNJun 1972 – Apr 1973Aft/FireroomReported aboard for last WestPac,and served during battle 04 August 1972. upon return to San Diego participated on decom detail.
Snow, Jonathan (Jake)FTG2Aug 18, 1972 – Oct 25, 1972G or FoxProud to be on board.
Goodwin, ChrisSTGE3Apr 15, 1973 – Dec 15, 1973ASWI served on the Mud Duck (Codename: Invader) on her last Wes Pac in 1973. I also remained on board during her decom in San Diego before I was discharged from the USN. I would love to hear from anyone on that last crews.

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