The table below contains the names of sailors who served aboard the USS Newport (LST 1179). 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?
Looking for US Navy memorabilia? Try the Ship's Store.
There are 248 crew members registered for the USS Newport (LST 1179).
|Arredondo, Adrian (Dondo)||SA (then) HMC (now)||Feb 1991 – Jan 1992||1ST DIV/DECK||Great ship of many I have served on! I am currently still in the Navy about to retire after 21 years|
|Evans, Richard||BMSN||Mar 20, 1991 – Sep 30, 1992||1ST||Had a great time, learned a lot,grew up fast and would do it again in a heartbeat! email@example.com|
|Plagge, Raymond (Scott)||NC1 then, NCCS retired now||May 1991 – Sep 1992||Admin||By far the best command in my career. honored to be a small part of ship's last voyages. Great leadership, friendly crew, no wonder it was successful. Hope all of you have had a good life, filled with great memories.|
|Seely, Randy||EN1||Jun 1, 1991 – Mar 4, 1992||THE BEST SHIP AND CREW IN THE NAVY, IF THEY BROUGHT HER BACK I'D BE THE FIRST IN LINE|
|Duff, James Brady||CTOC||Jun 16, 1991 – Oct 1, 1992||A GANG||WAS AN EN3 ON THE LAST DEPLOYMENT. NOW A CTO CHIEF HEADED BACK OUT TO SEA AGAIN.|
|Bruce, David||LCDR||Jul 1991 – Aug 1992||XO||Great CO, great crew. DECOM was hard, but glad to see her get a new life with the Mexican Navy.|
|Dawkins, David "Tex"||SMSN||Jul 5, 1991 – Sep 30, 1992||OC||I served on Newport for the final cruise, and for Decomissioning. Now working as a Federal law enforcement officer, with the Bureau of Prisons. Anybody who remembers me, feel free to e-mail! Anybody with a spare patch, please contact me.|
|Anderson, Doug "Andy"||FN||Aug 1991 – Feb 1992||A Gang||To Richard Vitito: VI-TI-TO, VI-TI-TO!! Your response was always : AND-ER-SON, AND-ER-SON!!! Lmao! To Capt Ungvarsky: I thank you sir for giving me the opportunity to go to Dental Technician School!|
|Castelo, Mike||HT3||Nov 2, 1991 – Oct 9, 1992||Repair||It was my first command and the best command I have ever been on. Being part of a close nit family of brothers is something I will never forget.Please if anyone would like to contact me feel free. Would like to talk about the old days.|
|Kapper, Chris||MSSN||Mar 13, 1992 – Sep 30, 1992||S2||This was my first ship that I was ever stationed on. I met her after she docked in Marseille, France in 1992. It was a great ship and I miss her, the crew and the CO. CDR Ungvarsky was a great Captain. It was a shame to decommission her.|
There are currently no planned reunions.