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USS Caloosahatchee (AO 98) Crew List

The table below contains the names of sailors who served aboard the USS Caloosahatchee (AO 98). 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 276 crew members registered for the USS Caloosahatchee (AO 98).

Select the period (starting by the reporting year): precomm – 1966 | 1967 – 1972 | 1973 – 1976 | 1977 – 1980 | 1981 – 1985 | 1986 – now

Coleman, JacBM Second Class Petty Officer1981 – 1982NNWS Navcom7Hey, any of you guys remember me I was rig captain of refueling station #6. The Redheaded guy. 1981-1982
Kelsey, TimBM2Jan 17, 1981 – Nov 19841 St DeckI worked under Senioer Chief Kelley my shipmates were Kendig, Kuntz, Porter,Dowd,Wolf,Cini,Loso,Smitch,Johnson,Lowe,Porter,and do not ever forget the popular Doug Kline. If any of you read this I wish You all have had great lives
Pierce, AbelqmsaJun 14, 1981 – Oct 23, 1983operationsmyself abel pierce
Melvin, Daniel (Dan)E6/RMSep 1, 1981 – Jan 15, 1985OC
Pemberton, John SmithUSS CALOOSAHATCHEE AO-98Sep 12, 1981 –
Wade, Eric C.FNOct 11, 1981 – Jun 15, 1984B-DivisionHi .Hole Snipes. the fun we had around them 400 lb Foster Wheeler K type boilers.......what a hell hole, but an unforgettable group of folks that I had the pleasure of knowing.
Berger, James/jimQM31982 – 1986NavigationWow, I don't see any of my shipmates posted. Anyone heard from Mike Sitter (AKA Sasquach), SM1 Jeff Skinner or any of the crazy OS's that served '82-'86? What about QM1 Jim Klier or QMCS Tanner?
Ringgold, Arthursm11982 – 1984communications/signalsi served on the caloos when she returned to the u.s. after a deployment to the med.After which she went to the shipyard metro machine in norfolk, the names i remember are bosn smith and pc1 smith.
McDonough, BillMM2Feb 11, 1982 – Dec 1, 1985M and A gangI hated the ship and the Navy, but it made me grow up. We were lucky that ship never sunk. I can remember so many times the bilges were flooded and water was pouring in through the warped shaft. Gerry Bolduc where r u?
Stewart, JohnMM1(SW)Feb 15, 1982 – Sep 15, 1984A DivisionI was LPO of A division.I enjoyed my time aboard the Caloos.Worked for ENCM Wilson.Alot of good guys.Hope all are doing well.I retired from Naval reserve with 22 years service.
Kutz, BobBM3Mar 1, 1982 – Nov 1, 1985first
Krizon, James/jimBTCMar 1, 1982 – Mar 1, 1984Boilers
Reese, JoeyBTApr 1982 – Jul 1985B- Division
McCormick, BillApr 1, 1982 – Nov 25, 1985second
Karwowski, Todd Or SkiSMay 5, 1982 – Mar 28, 19832nd deckwho could ever forget master chief sherman, price,doc,reddick,hunt,verdon,hanscom,hall, ketterman,dennis,barnes,shabazz,thompson.. some good times......and bad hope all of you guys are doingwell..
Hays, HaysBTSep 1982 – Jun 1987B-DivBy far the best group of guys i ever served with.
Sembra, Amado "Sam"NCC (E-7)Sep 14, 1982 – Jul 19, 1985X- DivisionAssigned as the Ship Command Career Counselor. I'm organizing a Caloos Reunions on May 8, 2010 aboard the Spirit of Norfolk. I have 21 people sign-up for the reunions. Its nice to meet old shipmates from the Caloos.
Broaddus, Edward Aka "billy Swang Or Billy D"SNOct 18, 1982 – Jul 9, 1985Deck 2ndServed aboard the Caloos from 1982 thru 1985. Looking for old Shipmates in Deck 2nd Division. Served with Gregory Reddick, Michael Hunt. Hope we all haven't forgot our shipmate we lost during Med Cruise, sad times.
Workman, BillET2Nov 2, 1982 – Dec 20, 1985OEtaught et "a" school for 3 more yrs and got out i own 2 swimming pool supply stores in phx area still in contact with et3 mansfield
Jaspers, EricIC3Dec 1982 – Aug 1986EHad some great times while stationed on her.
Hanscom, JeffreyBM2Dec 7, 1982 – Aug 1, 19862ndThis was my first ship. I really learned a lot and made some great friends. Who could forget people like old Snapper and Doc Livingston. I see many names on here I recognize. Anyone got an extra 1984 cruise book? I lost mine and it is
Astudillo, MarkMS2Dec 16, 1982 – Jun 16, 1986S-2Hello you old salts. Would love to hear for you!
Batiste, EugeneFNDec 21, 1982 – Jul 12, 1986MBeing on the CALOOS was the best time of my life. I came on board while in the shipyards.I had my problems but would not trade the experince for anything. I was proud to be a member of the CALOOS
Franks, JimMMC1983 – 1985MI enjoyed my time on the Caloos. Made Chief while on board. Capt Lair pinned on my collar devices along with my lovely bride.
Blaisdell, ToddSN1983 – Aug 19842 (Deck)not great times but still I enjoyed Underway replenishment and bridge watches... didn't get much liberty because of one person BM2 Hibbett... you don't want to meet me again... Turtle was an amazing MC tho
Skinner, JeffSM2Apr 4, 1983 – Sep 15, 1987OCHi to all old shipmates! Hope that all are doing well.What a tour.The cutting torches began on her in Nov 09 and finished in Mar 10.(Teesside,UK).MasterChief Sherman passed away in Nov 09.(ironic).Write me! and BZ caloos
Betancourt, GeorgeENSIGNJul 1, 1983 – Jul 1, 1986weapons/admin
Woodall, DarrylEM2Jul 20, 1983 – Oct 20, 1987Met a lot of great guys on the Caloos, I ran into a bunch of them over the next 20 years. I retired in 2006, I don't think I could ever forget some of the characters in Eng, especially E-Div. I'll damn sure never forget BMCM Scherman.
Crossland, SteveQM2Oct 1, 1983 – Dec 28, 1984NAVShort, but eventful tour of duty. Reported aboard on a Friday, got U/W on Monday. Rio, scrubbing wogs, Grenada, Med/IO 6 month deployment, Toulon, St. Tropez, times.
Dray, GeraldDK2Nov 18, 1983 – Jun 25, 1987Supply/S4Loved the ship and learned so much from DK1 Tallenger.
Chambal, RonEM21984 – 1988E
Arbogast, DonaldEM2Jan 1984 – May 1985E
Oliver, RichardUSS CALOOSAHATCHEEMay 1, 1984 – Jul 1, 1987WeaponsI am would like to find a crew member that remembers the guy that fell down the elevator shaft after we left from Bermuda around sept of 1986
Newns, BillBM2Sep 1984 – Mar 1988First (Deck)I had some of the best times of my life on board and served with the best crew around!
Pandillo, ScottPNSNSep 15, 1984 – Nov 29, 1985executiveShips office '84&'85
Purvis, ArthurHT 3Oct 1, 1984 – Apr 15, 1988R divisonRemember most of my shipmates just cant seen to be able to ge in touch with them served in desert storm in army , but the navy has no compition with the army. looking for mohacey ,riveran ,hernandes
Rosario, RosarioMS3Nov 8, 1984 – Nov 8, 19881st struck out to S-2The best four years of my life as a young man was onboard the USS Caloosahatchee AO-98. Great crew, great ship.
De Block, DonGMG3(SW)1985 – 1988WEPONS/S-2Served on CALOOS in weapons div & S-2, Great memories and would love to recap with any shipmate.
Hester, Doyalbt31985 – 1986B Divisioni miss the guys from engineering lots of hot hard word w/long days, hey Haas remember the midnight rations. anybody know what happened to the Sellars brothers or Bob Stoner
Murphy, MylesGMG3Jan 1985 – Sep 1988WeaponsRemember when Chief Matthias turned half white thanks to the guy from the paint locker?
Dennison, Dave (Dawg)HT3Feb 18, 1985 – Mar 20, 1989turning twoworked in r-div.always turning two.had some great times while onboard still in contact with the shankster and mule. haas you can contact me at my e-mail adress. i've got alot of pictures of people thru the years just don't know how to ad
Dewgaw, TomHT2May 1985 – Feb 1988ER01Lot of good friends and memories
Ketlick, Neilmm3May 10, 1985 – Apr 17, 1988a
Walker, JohnDCCJul 16, 1985 – 1989RGreat ship and a great crew have alot of fond memories.
Fannin, KennethE-_5Aug 13, 1985 – Apr 9, 1990O.I
Vollmer, KarlMM3Oct 16, 1985 – Apr 22, 1989mhello caloosians mm3 vollmer here hoping life finds you well. hello to all who made life enjoyable if not livable during my stay i can be contacted at
Cullum, PatrickBTFNDec 26, 1985 – Sep 25, 1988

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