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USS Towers (DDG 9) Crew List

The table below contains the names of sailors who served aboard the USS Towers (DDG 9). 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 379 crew members registered for the USS Towers (DDG 9).

Select the period (starting by the reporting year): precomm – 1964 | 1965 – 1970 | 1971 – 1973 | 1974 – 1977 | 1978 – 1981 | 1982 – 1984 | 1985 – 1986 | 1987 – now

Ortega, ShaneSTG21987 – 1990ASW
Sageser, DavidET2 (SW)1987 – 1989OpsMy first ship and the Best!
Brassfield, Daryl DGMG21987 – 19901st and 2ndshe was a ship that I will always remember.
Jim, PaxtonFC31987 – 1990MissileWhat a time we had on the DOG 9. Pattaya, Singapore, Japan, The PI, Just like to say hello to all of you. Contact me anytime. 864 394 1138
Barber, BrianHM2Jan 31, 1987 – Feb 1, 1989Nav AdminI served from 87-89 and enjoyed the last of the great years. I'm proud to have have contributed to that fantastic crew. So many say it was their best tour. Include me as well. It was magic.
Wijers, EduardMMC(SW)Apr 1987 – Jun 1990Came onboard as A-Div LCPO left as M-Div LCPO
Aanderud, AlFC2May 1987 – Sep 1990Missile
Thompson, DaveLTJun 1987 – Nov 1988NAV/ADMINI really miss all of the friends and shipmates from my tour on USS TOWERS in Japan. I run into some from time to time (in the Reserves and while performing active-duty). Check out for more TOWERS shipmates.
Pease, Theodoremm3Jun 1987 – May 1989M-DIVTo many things to write in this part. I just enjoyed the time on the Towers.
Lindsay, KeithHT1/DC1Jul 1987 – Aug 1990RepairHello old shipmates, thanks for the memories!
Martinez, AdolfoSTG2(SW)Jul 1987 – Oct 1990ASWTo all the men of the Mighty 9. I had some great times, made many friends and memories of BMC Cahill I cannot get out of my head. To all the people in CA div. thanks you for all your respect.
Buss, MarshallFC1 THEN FCCJul 1987 – Aug 19892ndGreat sea tour, tight knit crew. We worked hard and played hard!
Wrocklage, ThomasSTG3Jul 4, 1987 – Jul 4, 1989ASWTo all my shipmates from DDG-9 thanks for the awesome memories!!! Would like to here from all of you. Have tons of pictures that documented our Westpac's
Wrocklage, TomE-4/STG3Jul 9, 1987 – Aug 7, 1989ASWLooking for old shipmates from USS Towers DDG-9 who served from 1987 or later.
Gremmel, TedRM3Aug 1987 – Feb 1989RadioSome of the best days of my life, only if we could live it all over again!
Zuidema, ToddSep 1, 1987 – Dec 1, 1989Missile
Summer, JayCWO3Sep 16, 1987 – Oct 1, 1990M DIVISION EMO1Got there as a MM2, left as a MM1, got my 1st EOOW letter onboard. Had a blast on that ship !
Velez, RayLT1988 – 1989OPSBest crew I ever sailed with despite the CO(Michaelis). Best wishes to my old shipmates.
Bailey, AnthonySTG21988 – 1991combat systems
Showells, BrianFC31988 – 1990MissileI had a great time in Yokosuka stationed on the DOG-9!! I wonder if there is still a bottle of crown royal in my locker at the locker club!!!
Welter, CraigSTG 21988 – 1990aswWhat's up
Baker, TedFC31988 – 19892nd Division
Mahoney, JamesOS1988 – 1990CICWow the Dog 9.
Haynes, Tim profile iconFC31988 – 1990MISSILEMy 1st of 2 ships. We made the news on my first day at sea in the Navy! One Capt down! One official apology from POTUS! Yoko and the liberty ports were hard on my liver! Cheers to missiles and guns! Looking back all good
Erke, WyattOS2Jan 5, 1988 – Jul 5, 1990OIThe DOG-niner, can you say anymore
Reilly, KevinBM3Jan 11, 1988 – Oct 1, 19901STBEST COMMAND. SHIPMATES HANDS DOWN!!!!!
Squirewell, Kelzinmm3Feb 1988 – Aug 1990mFirst ship, great times...hard to believe it's been so long ago...
Williams, MichaelDC3Mar 1988 – Aug 2, 1990Repair
Winter, ChrisOS2Apr 5, 1988 – Aug 5, 1991OIMy first ship - good memories!
Schultz, RichardOS2Apr 15, 1988 – Sep 15, 1991Ops
Taylor, RichardBT3Jun 1988 – Jun 1990B
Graham, ThomasFC3Jun 1988 – Jun 19902nd Division
Morris, RobertGMG3Sep 15, 1988 – May 25, 19902ndI had a great time and met alot of great people on the Towers. It was my one and only ship, and I enjoyed it very much!!!
Morris, RobertGMG3Sep 15, 1988 – May 15, 19902ndI had a great time and met alot of great people onboard the Towers. It was the one and only ship I served on and enjoyed it very much!!!
Stewart, JimmiePCOct 1988 – Oct 1990We had a great crew and a lot of great times.
Batty, TomET1 (SW)Dec 1988 – Jul 1990OEGreat ship, Great crew.
Slobodin, SteveEW3Dec 28, 1988 – Aug 11, 1990OEGreat Ship Great Crew!!!!
Knapp, DavidEW2Dec 31, 1988 – Sep 15, 1990
Robinson, RobFC21989 – 1990
Hill, ToddBT31989 –BCut my teeth on this bad-boy. I remember Thrasher, Taylor, Davidson, Button, and all you guys.
Starwalt, Ray profile iconMMCS(SW)1989 –MDid 20 yrs straight overseas. Towers was the best. Transferred from USS Midway to Towers as 10 year Chief. Partied too hard as left there and made Senior at 14 years but was wearing RED haha. Wouldn't change a thing!
Hagen, SamOSSNJan 1989 – Oct 1990OII got on her after she limped back from the Phillipines and got off when they turned out the lights. By far the best and tightest crew I ever served with!
Aragon, DominiqueBMSNFeb 1989 – Oct 19901st DivI served at 3 different commands during my time in the Navy, but the Towers was the best by far! When i look back on my time served, nothing beats the memories of the DOG-9!
Steinman, MarcEW3Mar 1989 – Jul 1990
Richardson, RobinOS2Apr 1989 – May 1990OIGreat time in Japan with some good folks.
Bales, RickDKSNApr 1989 – Jul 1990SupplyThe Towers was my first ship and I met a lot of great people. PNSN Hall and DCSN Ackerly were a couple of my good friends. We had a lot of great adventures in Phillipines, Thailand, Africa, Singapore and Australia.
Rinaldi, DavidICFNApr 1, 1989 – Jun 1, 1990Engineering/ICwas a youngster then.had great fun working with JD Ball, K.G. (the best point guard on the planet) and the boys. Mostly good people, but some jerks. I'm still in Japan, but not in the Navy. Find me on facebook (Boston)
Thrasher, TomBT1 (SW)Jul 1989 – 1990B-was oil king and number 1 fireroom btow
Sardisco, Jim "doc"HM1Aug 29, 1989 – Sep 29, 1990AdminLooking for others on the boat at that time (C.O. hated boat as name for a ship). Contact through e-mail :
Snyder, GuyLTOct 1989 – Oct 1990Weapons OfficerMiss that time greatly. I was lucky to have served on a ship with such a great crew. My best wishes to all who served with me.
Dulaney, MikeEMCM(SW)Dec 1989 – Oct 1, 1990EI was an EM3 at the time and the short time onboard helped me decide to stay in for the long haul. Great memories of this awesome ship and crew.
Rayle, Rodney profile iconIC3Dec 22, 1989 – Oct 1, 1990E
Lovelace, MiltonSK1Jan 1990 – Sep 1990Supply / S1Decommissioning Crew
Dalton, WeldonBT3Jan 1990 – Oct 1990# 1 FireroomThis was my first command in the Navy. I enjoyed my time stationed onboard. I learn alot from BT1 Thrasher and BT1 Ramos. I was lower level man when decom came around.
Walker, Rodney Aka Big TexSNJan 10, 1990 – Jul 22, 19901st DeckMy first command, and it change my life in a good way.

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