The table below contains the names of sailors who were assigned to the Sluggers/Jolly Rogers (VF 103). 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 28 crew members registered for the Sluggers/Jolly Rogers (VF 103).
|Wright, Malcolm||AQF-3||1958 – 1958|
|Bennett, Donald||AMS3||Apr 7, 1960 – Mar 27, 1964|
|Dorse, Louie||AN Plane Captain/ Ordinance||Oct 1960 – Oct 1960||Looking for Al Rhode, Gary Hoffmann, Dewey Dutton , Bob Stampone|
|Dorse, Louie||AN||Nov 1960 – Jan 1961||served in VF 103 for 61 and 62/63 Med cruise. Plane captain and later in Ordinance.|
|Taylor, Gary \||CAPTAIN||Jan 1, 1966 – Dec 1, 1966||Looking for squadron mates among officers. Curiouis as to who stayed in, made command and/or acceeded to significant senior rank.|
|Massie, Ken||E5||Sep 1, 1966 – Oct 1, 1966||Made 2 Med. Cruises. Launched attack aircraft when the USS Liberty by Israel.|
|Cullen Jr., William D. (Dave)||PR-3||Dec 1967 – 1970||Made the 69-70 Med. cruise and worked both in squadron PR shop and AIMD Paraloft. Would like to hear from--- Bill Daly, Larry Wheeler, Mark Clausing, Glen Barksdale, Dave Strickland, and any other, "Slugger," 67-70.|
|Ricks, David||ADJ-2||Jan 24, 1969 – Aug 9, 1971||VF-103 Sluggers, assigned to Power Plants for Med Cruises in 69, 70, and 71 (1/2), one 2-week Hot Pad Duty detachment.|
|MacDonell, Rory||LT||Aug 1969 – Dec 1971||Sqdn First LT, Aircraft Div O, Power Plants Branch Off. 2 Med Cruises 1970-1971. Another "Cold War Warrior."|
|Ryan, Don||AN||1971 – 1973||worked as an AK in VF-103 Material Control during WestPac Cruise. Also NAS Key West (Hotpad) & NAS Miramar (TopGun) Detatchments.|
|McKesson, Jacob/jim||AE2||Mar 1972 – Aug 1974|
|Gericke, Fritz||AE3||Apr 1972 – Dec 1972|
|Anderson, Charles Michael (Sparky||AT3||Nov 1974 – Nov 1977||VF-103 AT Troublsshooter.|
|Cosman, Brian||AMS||Feb 1978 – Aug 1981||SERVED WITH THE SLUGGERS AT OCEANA AND MADE TWO MED CRUISES ABOARD SARATOGA.I WORKED IN THE SQUADRON BEFORE BEING SENT TO AIMD.I WORKED AS NIGHT SHIFT SUPERVISOR IN THE AIMD TIRE SHOP UNTIL GETTING DISCHARGED IN '81.|
|Zavada, James||AMS||Mar 9, 1978 – Nov 20, 1980||Left Key West and ended up in Oceana Va. did the 1978 and 1979 cruse. Then headed to Cali. for F-14|
|Arnett, Brian||NCC||1979 – 1980||Rode the Saratoga on Med cruises l979 and 1980 while serving in VF-103 as the Command Career Counselor. Let's not forget the many workups leading up to the cruises and the infamous cruise boxes.......|
|McGinnis, Charlie||AQ2||1980 – 1981||Worked in AQ shop|
|Alberts, John||AT2||Jan 1981 – Aug 1985|
|Blanchard, Charles A||AQ2/E-5||May 1982 – May 1986||Hoping to find a few that prayed and studied the scriptures with us. Be nice if you remembered me, the Weird One.|
|McAlister, Andre||AO2||May 7, 1982 – Jul 18, 1986||Retired in 2002. Living in SC. Had good times with AO2Best, AO1 Vickers, AOANRogar, AO3Hershey, AOC Dalton, AO2Elliott, AOANOlive and AD1 Martin. Too many to list!!!! Would love to hear from old buddies.|
|Judd, Duane||AK3||1983 – Jul 25, 1985|
|Clark, Kelly||AK3||Jun 1984 – Aug 1984||Got in a car accident halfway through the med cruise on the Saratoga while on emrgency leave|
|White, Patrick||AO3||Oct 1985 – Feb 24, 1989|
|Terry III (Pr2), Bland||PR2||Jul 1986 – Dec 21, 1999|
|Reeves, Gerald/stretch||AA||Jul 7, 1989 – May 18, 1990|
|Pitman, Shane||PRAN||1992 – 1994|
|Witschen, Ryan||Jul 15, 1995 – Jul 15, 1998|
|Banta, Michael||AE2||Jul 1997 – Jan 2002|
There are currently no planned reunions.