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USS Kauffman (FFG 59) Crew List

The table below contains the names of sailors who served aboard the USS Kauffman (FFG 59). 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 290 crew members registered for the USS Kauffman (FFG 59).

Select the period (starting by the reporting year): precomm – 1986 | 1987 – 1989 | 1990 – 1991 | 1992 – 1995 | 1996 – 2000 | 2001 – now

Stewart, James (Stew)EW31987 – 1990Loved my time on the mighty "K" great ship and crew. Married with 1 daughter, fought cancer and won, been almost 5 years now
Teter, BradSM3(SW)1987 – 1990SC 1
Miller, MarkE31987 –DeckMiss all the good times.
Thompson, WilliamRM21987 – 1990OperationsLooking for other Plank Owners in the Radio Shack, I stood the first watch on the day of commissioning
Armstrong, RickieEN2Jan 1, 1987 – Dec 25, 1987ENGINEERINGHAND PICKED BY LT. CRUTCHFIELD..went to several schools while waiting for ship to be built...specialized in A/C. & REFRIGERATION...and took part in HELO ops. for refueling EN 1 OFFUTT & EN1 BENN were great 2 work with!!
Connison, JohnE5 Bm2Jan 1, 1987 – Mar 2, 1990deck
Marks, GregIC2(SW)Feb 1987 – 1991CS-4Plankowner--Great ship and great bunch of guys. Going to the USSR was something I will never forget
Wasik, DanEM2Feb 1987 – Dec 1988E-1Plankowner.Sailor of the quarter. Great times in Bermuda,Ft. Lauderdale and the Bahamas.Anybody know who ripped the water fountain out of the wall in the barracks in Maine? Living in Milwaukee.Go Packers. E-mails welcome.
Christensen, EvanOS2Feb 17, 1987 – Aug 24, 1990CS-1
Queally, GerardENSIGN - LIEUTENANTFeb 28, 1987 – Jan 20, 1990WardroomPlankowner. Now a Captain in the Navy Reserves assigned to COMSEVENTHFLT. Recently ran into QMCS Diaz, who was a QMSN aboard the Kauffman. Great ship, great crew, great CO..CAPT of the best ship drivers I have ever seen.
Brandine, Dominickos 3Aug 10, 1987 – Sep 1, 1990Combat Information Center
Stewart, James (Stew)EW3Oct 2, 1987 – Nov 10, 1989OILoved my time on this great ship, our time in the Black Sea was unforgetable. Anyone hear from Skip Henning (OS)
Hersch, SteveLTJGJan 6, 1988 – Jun 30, 1991Main Propulsion, Damage Control, CICIncredible experience with great people. Old School Navy :) Back on ACDU with the Marines as an activated reservist.
Landish, Eric (Crash)PN3Jan 24, 1988 – Aug 12, 1991S-3All these years later, I am thankful for the memories.
Haase, DanNC1 FORMER BM2Mar 1988 – May 1992DeckAwesome, awesome times. With Connison, Fa'ataliga, Bowling, Whitman, Huddleston, Chavez and the whole crew, it was a blast. Best ship I have ever seen!!!!
Flecha, Steven profile iconSH1Mar 21, 1988 – Mar 13, 1992SupplyVisiting the USSR was awesome. Had many fun times aboard and onshore Retired September 1997 Out all the ships I been on this ship was my favorite
Pettitt, MichaelOSCJun 10, 1988 – Oct 10, 1991OI
Rodenz, BretBM3Aug 8, 1988 – Jun 8, 1990DeckThe Kauffman rules! Sevastopol was and still is the highlight of my life. I now live in Waupaca WI with my wife Miriam. Thanks to all that served with me and good luck to all who have and will follow.
Morello, BrianET3Oct 1988 – Jun 1992CS4
Pettitt, MichaelOSCOct 10, 1988 – Oct 15, 1991CS-1
Hagans, DarrielE-4/ BOATSWAINMATENov 1988 – Jul 1992
Honyotski, FrankET21989 – 1993CS3Visiting the USSR was the best!
Robinson, Freddy (Robbie)SKSN1989 – 1991SupplyHey everyone!!! Remember MARS?!?!?!? That was MEEEEEE!!!! Great to see everyone in ONE PLACE!!! Email me! (wife's addy)
Cloud, DonDC11989 – 1993RepairLearned alot on the Kauffman, Had a great time but had to move on DCCS now retire in Jun 07 after 25 years of the NAVY
Bighorse, ScottSTG 2 (SW)1989 – 1991Seems so long ago, Surprised I recognize so many names. Living in south Louisiana,our office is in Stafford Tx. and my a** is offshore. Guess it's hard to stay landlocked.
Zelenka, KevinJO31989 –xx
James, Mac MacfarlandDC2Mar 1989 – Sep 1991hey Jimmy berry birdy casey eddie joey you guys are the best . remember all the things we did . all but cloud
Pamula, DonaldRM2May 10, 1989 – Feb 1, 1992SC02The Med, The Gulf, The Black Sea, A trip to the USSR and Poland,Carribean, and so many more memories, thank you for at
Gordon, JimSTG3May 30, 1989 – Jun 10,
Bolanowski, Ron (Ski)GSECJun 14, 1989 – Nov 18, 1991Good times, miss the tight crew. Glad I found ACU4 though. Flying an LCAC is dame cool. Email anytime. PS secound that mine thing!!!!
Wells, ChipGMG2Jul 1989 – Jul 2003CS-2
Carpenter, MarcRM3Jul 1989 – Jun 1991Communications
Miller, LarryEM2Jul 1, 1989 – Oct 15, 1991ElectricianKauffman was an experience. Lots of great people and ports of call. Loved the Black Sea and Sevastopol, U.S.S.R.
King, ShaneSTG3Jul 21, 1989 – Jul 13, 1992CS1
Antoine, PatrickBM3Aug 29, 1989 – Aug 28, 1992boatswainsWhats going on with all my peopl tht went to the 1st Gulf war.Denmark, Sweden, Germany. Remeber the brothels
Sousa, MarkRM2Sep 8, 1989 – Sep 8, 1992RADIOSome of the best times of my life. This boat ROCKED!!Send me an email:, or
Myers, JustinEM 2 SWSep 10, 1989 – Feb 23, 1994EngineeringGreat times with great friends! Write me anytime.
Rose, DonaldEWC(SW)Sep 30, 1989 – Feb 10, 1992OIBest times ever spent in the Navy were onboard this mighty ship. Remember OS3 Gleason may he rest in peace.
Ray, ScottEM3Nov 1989 – May 1993E-1Where do you begin, Newport was the place to be as well as the Baltics '90, NAG '91, Med '93 numerous Caribbean trips and plenty of beer. Still in touch with Franzetti, Myers, Holder, Stevens & Kautz, all doing well. Shoot an email anyi
Ray, ScottEM3Nov 10, 1989 – May 1, 1993E3Updated entry - email anytime
Britt, SeanSMSNDec 1989 – Jul 1992SignalmanWould love to hear from some of the guys I served with..been a long time..Hope everyone is doing good.

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