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USS Spruance (DD 963) Crew List

The table below contains the names of sailors who served aboard the USS Spruance (DD 963). 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 636 crew members registered for the USS Spruance (DD 963).

Select the period (starting by the reporting year): precomm – 1975 | 1976 – 1977 | 1978 – 1980 | 1981 – 1983 | 1984 – 1985 | 1986 – 1987 | 1988 – 1989 | 1990 – 1991 | 1992 – 1993 | 1994 – 1996 | 1997 – 1999 | 2000 – 2001 | 2002 – now

NameRank/RatePeriodDivisionRemarks/Photo
Pazourek, Joseph REW3-EWSA-EWSN BACK TO EW3Dec 1083 – Dec 1985the land of OZgood time good times..lots of fine folks there...Captain became CNO....then his XO is now CNO
Stanley, MattE4Feb 2, 1972 – Mar 4, 1976CAwhat fun
Willis, Robert (Bob)E51974 – Sep 1976Just seeing if anyone is still around.
Murray, RayLT1974 – 1976r
Buterbaugh, ScottMSSN1974 – Jul 1978SUPPLYPlank owner with many fond memories
Butts, DanielSTG31974 – 1976WeaponsPlank owner. Interesting experience. I remember Tingle and Edwards, fellow ST's. Both were good to work under/with. Skipper was Capt. Harbrecht (Spelling?). On Shakedown Cruise, we ran into a hurricane.
Masser, LewisSHCM1974 –SupplyPlank Owner. Great memories & crew
Kelly, Dan profile iconEN31974 – 1978EngineeringA-gang member, and plank owner. Although, it doesn't look like I will be able to collect one...
Stoneham, JoeET11974 – Jan 1976OEReally great experience. Sorry I missed out on getting my "plank" when it was decommissioned!
Stoneham, JoeET11974 – 1976OEAmazing ship! Gas turbine. Ran like a scalded dog!!
Wendell, George A.EN1Mar 1974 – Sep 1977MEN1 incharge of EMO2/EMO3. 10,000 RPM's and ready for orders Sir.
Bradley, JerryEN2Mar 1974 – Jul 30, 1977MAhoy all Shipmates; more especially, Plankowners from Jerry Bradley. shreveporttiger@yahoo.com
Wendell, GeorgeEN 1Mar 1974 – Sep 1977M
Littleton, Charles S.osMar 15, 1974 – Mar 15, 1976oiplankowner
Tullius, JeffEM1/GSE1Apr 1974 – Jan 1978E
Sullivan, MichaelBM3Apr 1974 – Mar 19771stPlank owner-- Think about precom crew after hearing about the ships demise. Hope this finds you all well. Great times, and great friendships. Hope to hear from a fellow precom team member.
Gordon, HaroldQMCApr 1, 1974 – Aug 1, 1977navigationshe is scheduled for decom mar 05 in mayport who wants to attend from va bch/norf area let me know i'm going
Tingle, DonaldST 1Jun 1974 – Sep 1977CAMember of pre-com crew. Visited Spruance in 2004. Still the first and finest.
Spriggs, DavidLTJun 1974 – Oct 1976Operations HeadPre-Comm Crew and Commissioning Operations Officer. It was my honor and privilege to serve with such a fine crew on an equally fine ship.
Edwards, Jesse DanLtJun 1974 – Jun 1976Combat Systems OfficerPlankowner
Edwards, RichardSTG2Jun 1, 1974 – Oct 6, 1976WeaponsPlankowner
Mumpower, TomFTGC, FTCS, ENSJun 1, 1974 – Apr 23, 1979FoxGreat crew and great times HG u/w
Harris, StevenSNJun 10, 1974 – Jul 1976NAVATION \DECKHAND
Harral, Gary LRM2Jul 1974 – Sep 1978OCWe worked hard and we played hard and I enjoyed every minute of it. I was proud to be part of the commissioning crew of this great ship. Thank you.
Stewart, EdwardTM 1Jul 1974 – Jan 19782nd / AS It was a long road but we got it out of Pascagoula, Great crew, many memories,hated to leave
Larkin, TimRM3Aug 1974 – Jun 1976OCThe time of my life.....
Colamaria, JosephE-4Aug 15, 1974 – Aug 15, 1976Operations1st Command in the Navy.. Great Crew - Great Ship. Proud to be a Plank-Owner on the first ship of its class. Our motto: Work Hard - Play Hard...
Hastings, DavidSH3Aug 24, 1974 – Jan 12, 1978SUPPLYWORKED IN LAUNDRY FOR A WHILE AND FOUND A FIST FULL OF CHANGE IN THE DRYER
Cole, JimmieRM3Sep 17, 1974 – Oct 10, 1975OperationsI am a Plankowner, I've just found out about her fate. I will always be proud to have served onboard this ship.I will always be proud to be a sailor.
Spooner, O JEN 2Nov 1, 1974 – Jun 16, 1978MPrecom Crew and Plank Owner.
Pierce, RonSTG31975 – 1977I was on the commissioning crew (plank owner), assigned just before she was commissioned. Great ship.
Wilson, MichaelSK21975 –SupplyMeet some great people. Traveling to so many places was a trip of a life time.
Clermont, RaphaelEM21975 – 1977EMGreat ship - Plank Owner
Kaiser, GregDS2Jan 10, 1975 – Apr 4, 1978OESee YAh in 2005
Risher, JimmysnFeb 21, 1975 – Apr 4, 1977supplyplank owner here,saying hello to all.was glad to be part of such a fine ship and amemory for the ages. left for austin LPD-4, then forest p sherman DD931 tell me thats not cool.
Drake, TonyOS3May 1975 – Oct 1977OIHappy to find this site. Great ship with some great guys. I took a lot of photo in the first cruise book. Was a long time ago, seems like last week. Thanks
Schenkel, DonaldGMM1Jul 1975 – May 1979G div and F div
Morton, Paul (Porkchop)HT3Aug 10, 1975 – Jan 9, 1979RepairI look back on the Port Visits as a great time. Made some friends and met some buttheads. But i'd do it all again.
Wilson, DonnieSKSNSep 1975 – Nov 1976SupplyI'm a plankowner. Had some good times and met some great people on board. Sorry to hear of her fate.
Crepeau, Donald JDS2Sep 20, 1975 – Jan 10, 1979OEStood first watch internal security forward
Nichols, JohnMRCSep 20, 1975 – 1978One of the best tours in my career
Stefanovich, Ed/ VichFTM2Oct 6, 1975 – Nov 11, 1978FoxI miss running down the hill in Rosie Roads.
Riley, JohnETRSNDec 10, 1975 – Apr 14, 1977OEWhat a wild wonderful ride, with all the characters to go along with it. Could have been a great Sitcom.

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