The table below contains the names of sailors who were assigned to the Hoot Owls (VS 39). 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 9 crew members registered for the Hoot Owls (VS 39).
|Young, Tolford "Tod"||AT-2||Apr 1953 – Sep 1956||NATO Operation "Blackjack", with stops at Belfast, North Ireland, Barcelona, Spain and Gibraltar. 1955|
|Humphrey, Gerry||adr3||May 31, 1955 – May 15, 1959||I KIND OF LIKED MY TIME IN THE NAVY.|
|Herman Minkin, Herman||Airman||Feb 15, 1956 – Aug 11, 1957|
|Lesko, John (Jack)||AT2||1958 – Aug 25, 1959||I attended AT A school from Sept 1955 till summer of 1956, spent 2 years at FAS 5 at NAS Oceania, VA, and a year with VS-39 in Quonset Point, RI|
|Dailey, Jerry||AE-3||1960 –||I was an airdale in VS-39 during the Cuban missle crissis and would like to hear from anyone else in this or our sister squadron VS-34|
|Weichel, Terry||ADR-3||1960 – 1963||I came from bridgewater MA i was stationed at quonset point RI. Spent our time on the USS ESSEX. I WOULD LIKE TO HEAR FROM SOME OLD TIMERS|
|Kruger, Ron||ADR-2||Jun 8, 1962 – Apr 15, 1965|
|Thorpe, Richard Dale||ATR-3||Apr 9, 1966 – May 14, 1969||Looking for Richard Nelson|
|McQuiston, David||AZ2||Sep 1966 – Oct 1968||Was aboard in May 68 when soviet bomber crashed near ship. Just launched off flight deck when helicopter pilot reported: "Crash, crash, crash . . soviet plane in the water." What a day.|
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