The table below contains the names of sailors who served aboard the USS Lynde McCormick (DDG 8). 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 165 crew members registered for the USS Lynde McCormick (DDG 8).
|Parker, Kyle||OS3||Jan 1986 – Sep 1988||OI||Proud to have served on her. Operation Praying Mantis was our finest moment.|
|Parra, Frank||GMMSN||Feb 1, 1986 – Nov 30, 1987||Weps|
|Newton, Bryce||ET3||Jun 26, 1986 – Nov 16, 1989||OE01||I could not wait to get off of this tin can. But looking back at the time I was on board, I can truly say I am proud to have served on her.|
|Miller, Rich||IC3||Jul 1986 – Jan 1990||E||Came aboard as a FA and was throw into #2 Fireroom. Went on to strike out to the IC Shop. Had some great times and made some great memories that I still recount today. Would love to see pics from 86-90.|
|Milan, Froilan||MMC||Oct 15, 1986 – Oct 1, 1991||M (EM02)||JUST BROWSING AND FOUND THIS SITE. IT WAS A TRYING FIRST SHIPBOARDTOUR, BUT I WILL ALWAYS BE PROUD TO HAVE BEEN PART OF THE GREAT "TIN CAN" CREW MOST SPECIALLY OP "PRAYING MANTIS". SERVED UNDER CDR ETNYRE(NOW ADMIRAL COMLANTFLEET) AND|
|Confer, Scott||GMM3||1987 –||weapons|
|Burroughs, David||BT2(SW)||1987 – 1991||EB02/EB14||We went some great places and worked like Heck to get there. Kinda describes life, doesn't it? I have a lot of great memories I see I share with a lot of great people. Ready now, sir!|
|Grueter, Philip||E5||Jan 10, 1987 – Jan 20, 1990||M||For the ship, you can say rest in peace or rust in piece. (I was not able to see it destroyed). One thing that can be agreed on is that everybody loved liberty!|
|Reardon, Mark,||BTFN||Jan 13, 1987 – Oct 1989||engineering||Good to see all, miss the old boat. Didn't like the pics of her sinking, but that's what I'll remember. Always the best.|
|Lant, James 'Jimijam'||MM1||Mar 12, 1987 – Oct 1, 1991||M and A||Had many good years on the old tin can, was there for the final good bye in 1991, sad she is a fish house sitting on the bottom, would rather be shaving with her|
|Blackledge, James (Blackielawless)||E2||Apr 15, 1987 – Oct 18, 1990||sure do miss it|
|Lant, James||MM2||Jun 1987 – Oct 1, 1991||M & A||GREAT SHIP. GOT US DRUG BOATS. GREAT DEPLOYMENTS|
|Holdorf, Kenneth||OS1(SW)||Jun 1987 – Oct 1991||OI Division||Very fond memories of the sailors I served with in OI as well as good friends from other departments. I was there during Operation Praying Mantis as well as drug operations in Central America.|
|Kirchmayer, William||BT1(sw)||Jul 19, 1987 – Oct 31, 1991||B-Div|
|Ayala, Ro||SR||Nov 29, 1987 – Nov 30, 1991||Supply||OPERATION PRAYING MANTIS! Very few Sailors serve in actual combat. 1987-1991..WE DID!!|
|Wing, Thomas||CDR(Ret.)||Dec 7, 1987 – Mar 15, 1990||Nav Admin||She was a great ship. She took us into combat and brought us out again. She had an outstanding crew!|
|Gardner, Patrick||OS2||Dec 18, 1987 – May 3, 1991||OI Operations||would like to here from any other OS's that were on board during this time|
|Bennett, Tom||GMG1||1988 – Sep 15, 1991||2nd||Had a blast. Rememeber FCC O'Day and the rest of the gang. I miss this my third ship the most. give me a shout sometime.|
|Combs, Tom||HT2||Mar 9, 1988 – Sep 1990||R||Had a great time onboard the old gal|
|Beck, Stephen||BM3||Sep 1988 – Oct 1, 1991||1st|
|Barrow, Emmette||OS3||Dec 1, 1988 – Oct 1, 1991||operations||I will never forget the good times with Mittendorf, Bersinski, Kasullas, Kubo, Hernandez, Roe, Carrillo, Valdez, Salvati, and Spot; would love to hear from anyone aboard during this time.|
|Perry, Clayton||QM3||Dec 1, 1988 – Oct 1, 1991||Navigation||This was a great time for me. This ship showed me the world in ways I would have never seen it. I served with great shipmates and wish all of them the best in life and all there endeavors|
|Koeller, Dwayne||MMC||1989 – 1991||M||Still as crazy as ever, just older|
|Salvati, Jeff||OS2||Mar 13, 1989 – Oct 1, 1991||OI||Had the some of the best times of my life on the McCormick. Can't believe it was 20 years ago today that we decommissioned her. I stayed on the skeleton crew and rode with her to the breakwater off Point Loma. Sad day!|
|Williams, Shawn||SN||Jul 1, 1989 – Oct 1, 1991|
|Williamson, Stephen||ENS||Mar 30, 1990 – Oct 13, 1991||A-GANG||Great Ship. My First. Took her to Decom. Still in the Navy today as an Engineering Duty Officer in Japan|
|Rathbun, Dewitt||CWO4||Oct 15, 1990 – Oct 30, 1991||OPS/OE/OW/OC||I was the Decommissioning Coordinator for the entire ship. I came aboard as the EMO, then as officers were transferred without replacement, I also became the EWO and the COMMO.|
|Marcucci, Ralph||PNSA||Dec 31, 1990 – Oct 14, 1991||Nav/Admin||It was awesome being the last PNSA aboard DDG-8 it truly was the best DDG. everyone I served with were awesome and I am honored to have called them shipmate. PN2 Suarez where ever you are dude you ROCK|
There are currently no planned reunions.