The table below contains the names of sailors who served aboard the USS Zellars (DD 777). 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 24 crew members registered for the USS Zellars (DD 777).
|Richard, Charles (Chuck)||BOILERMAKER FIRST CLASS||1940 – 1946||NAVY||Charles was my father. I am interested in finding any info about his time in US military service, photos, etc. He died May, 1986|
|Duran, Cypriano||S2c||Oct 25, 1944 – 1945||"C" Division Communications|
|Ward, Arthur/artie||Unsure||1948 – 1952||Unsure||Artie Ward was washed overboard & died during a storm, approx.1951-2. His sister, Alice, always remembered his ship's number--777. Looking for a shipmate who remembers Artie. Thank you.|
|Nolze, Harold||GMMSN 1st class||1952 – 1954||Small Arms Locker|
|M C Laughlin, Robert (Bob Mc)||Sep 10, 1954 – Mar 29, 1957||Forward Engineroom MM3||My time on the zellars,built my character. enjoyed the cruises to the med and north atlantic My wife pat and i enjoy the reunions. it was an honor for us to host the 24th reunion 2008 in portland maine|
|Ellmers, Christopher||RD2||Jan 2, 1956 – Sep 12, 1959||O division|
|Cullum, Joe||RM2||1960 – Feb 26, 1963||Communications|
|Burnette, Delane (Barney)||RM2||Feb 6, 1960 – Oct 1, 1963||Communications|
|Lysell, Donald||RM2||Jun 18, 1961 – Feb 24, 1963||communication|
|Byars, John C||CS3||1962 – Aug 28, 1966||SUPPLY||BAKER AT TABOR ACADEMY1966-1968 TWO DEGREES FROM LSU 1971and 1972 TAUGHT PUBLIC MIDDLE SCHOOL1971-2003 RETIRED NOW, BUT WORKED SEVERAL OTHER JOBS SINCE.|
|Vanover, Gene||TM3||Oct 19, 1963 –||weapons||best sea duty is a tincan|
|Bishop, Richard||ETR-3||Sep 1, 1964 – Aug 3, 1966||DASH Weapons||I enjoyed working on the helicopters|
|Habyan, Ray||EM-2||1965 – 1967||Engineering||Definitely the adventure I was promised. Great crew to serv with.|
|Davis, Kevin||FT3||Jan 1, 1965 – Jan 30, 1967|
|Sinton, Lester||MM2||May 11, 1965 – Jun 26, 1968||M Division AFT ENGINE ROOM||Went from FN to MM2 onboard. Greatest shipmates you could ask for! Went on many Med Cruises, Matchmaker Cruise, she was a.steamimg ship! Have attended 25 reunions, hosted 4 of them and it is a great time to reunite again|
|Holmes, Jerry||RDSN||Jun 1965 – Dec 1965||Operations||First ship, great time on Med cruise|
|Blose, Lee||STG3||1966 – 1969||FOX|
|Vidalio F.marez, Bill||RM3||May 14, 1966 – Aug 4, 1969||OC Div||I worked with RM3 Mario DiBenedetto And Chief Cote. I Need to get in touch with Mario if Possible|
|Barber, Richard "Dick"||PN1||Aug 1966 – Jul 1968||Operations||Served as Personnel and Administrative Petty Officer in Charge.|
|Hamilton, Charles (Charley)||FTG 3||1967 – 1969||gun systems|
|Morocco, Don||QM 2||Oct 1968 – 1969||Naviagation operations||Made Med , Carribean, cruises, remember: Pappy ( Pop eye) Hines, Rocky, Pat Touraise ....sinking a small fishing boat off Malta with our anchor and paying off fisherman with several bottles of wine and some greenbacks|
|Henning, Robert||FTGSN||Feb 21, 1969 – Oct 13, 1969||1st division||My last ship. A Med cruise.|
|Fortin, Thomas||FTG3||Apr 1969 – 1970||Fox||Served on many ships but Zellars will always be my favorite. Still remember most of the guys in our division.|
|Waters, Charlie||ETR2||May 6, 1969 – Nov 28, 1969||Weapons||I was transferred from the Joseph K. Taussig (DE-1030) off the coast of Florida on 29 Apr '69, reported aboard 6 May '69, we left for the Med. 9 May '69. I was POIC of the "DASH" crew.|
There are currently no planned reunions.