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USS Worden (CG 18) Crew List

The table below contains the names of sailors who served aboard the USS Worden (CG 18). 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 825 crew members registered for the USS Worden (CG 18).

Select the period (starting by the reporting year): precomm – 1964 | 1965 – 1966 | 1967 – 1970 | 1971 | 1972 – 1973 | 1974 – 1975 | 1976 – 1977 | 1978 – 1979 | 1980 – 1981 | 1982 – 1983 | 1984 – 1985 | 1986 – 1987 | 1988 – 1989 | 1990 | 1991 – now

NameRank/RatePeriodDivisionRemarks/Photo
O'Gara, KevinSTG31978 – 1980ASOne of the best times of my life (even the first 2 weeks on board throwing up almost everyday...thanks for smoking those cigars guys!) I'll never forget the P.I.,Japan,Hong Kong,Kenya ,Korea and all the guys I served with. Good luck to all of yo
Menz, JamesSEAMAN1978 – 1980supply
Farris, Gary/gunnerGMG31978 – 1980GMI can honestly say that getting stationed on the Worden taught me how the "Real Navy" operates. I started out in deck, spent time with the SK's and made GMG before I left. Striking Gunners Mate best move I ever made. Retired GMM1(SW) 199
Wiest, DaleMM41978 – 1980A-GANG
Loghry, JerryBT31978 – 1980EngineeringBest crew i worked with. Loved it all.
Davis, KenOS3Jan 1978 – 1980OIThe finest ship in 7th fleet. We Rocked!
Davis, KennethOSSNJan 1, 1978 – Aug 1, 1980OICrossdecked to the Reeves, then xfer to the Wabash, a stint teaching A school at Damneck, and then on to the USS Guam. Now the Sales Manager for a company making parts for sale to the Navy.
Landherr, KenSNJan 5, 1978 – Dec 5, 19791RST17 TO 19 @ THIS AGE THE PI WAS UNBELIEVABLE---THANKS WORDEN AND CREW FOR HELPING ME GROW
Springsteen, MichaelMACJan 5, 1978 – Nov 29, 1980First Division
Dean, MikeYNSNJan 10, 1978 – Dec 15, 1979N and X1st ship out of 2 in 15 years in the Navy... Have found a bunch of "Old" Sailor buddies thanks to the Internet. Worden was a BALL...Good ol Subic!!!!! email: mikedean39@yahoo.com
Stephenson, JoeE-3Jan 20, 1978 – Jun 16, 1980GMMGThe worst and the best of times I ever had in my life. Worden was the only ship I ever served on. Looking back; I couldn't get off of her fast enough...now days I refer to her frequently as the best of times ever.
Henson, JimEM2Feb 1978 – Aug 1980ERetired in 1997, the best memories I have from the Navy are from the Worden. Best engineering department, best friends, best of everything. Miss all of you from A, B, E, M, and R division!! We had some good times. Hope to see you all at a reunion!
Gonzales, Michael QMSAFeb 1978 – Mar 1980N & XMy first ship - My BEST ship!!! Was a member of the ships softball team that beat the marines in the 4th of July tourney that Chief Benda coached. Would love to go to a reunion someday, didn't know they had them.
Ashcraft, BenMM2Feb 1, 1978 – Jan 26, 1980A-GANGGreat Ship & Crew, great memories of all the Countries we got to visit " Specially the Phillipines" , wonder where everyone is now??? I ended up in Australia, (went A WALL there for 2 weeks) have been here 25 years now...!!! time flys
Young, Robert (Bob)OSSNMar 1978 – Mar 1980OIFirst tour of duty on the best ship in the fleet. Japan was great, PI was better, Thailand was the best!!
Vogt, StevenHT3Mar 1, 1978 – May 30, 1980Repair Division (R)My 1st command, while Worden was permanently deployed West-Pac. Lots of haze gray and underway
Phelps, KevinGMM3Mar 15, 1978 – Mar 15, 1980GMWorden was my 1st Ship, the standard by which all others were judged. Being stationed in Japan on Worden taught me the importance of having good shipmates, in port and at sea. I think it's fitting she was sunk rather than turned into razor blades
Ruddy, Joe OpBT2Apr 1978 – May 1980BGreat ship, looking through this list it brings back a lot of memories. Worked in the FWD Fireroom. Met a lot of great guys and had a lot of good times in PI,Pattaya Beach, Taiwan, etc. Hey Webster, remember OPPE? Still have sound off log.
Rogers, RonEW2Jun 1978 – May 1980Good ship, good times.
Sheen, DanMM3Jun 1978 – Jun 1982M
Lord, DavidOssnJun 9, 1978 – Aug 14, 1980OII can't believe it's been 30 years ago that I served on the Worden.
Barrows, RussellMM2Jul 1, 1978 – Jul 1, 1980a-gangBEST IN THE WEST was an understatement
Reberry, Floyd, PeteE4 mmAug 1978 – Sep 1980A
Coe, Oramm3Sep 1978 – Dec 25, 1980a-m
Martin, A LET1/ETCSep 1, 1978 – Oct 31, 1981OE
Blankenburg, Carl (Blanken-dinka)FTM3Oct 1978 – Apr 1981FOXBitched alot about the ol' "Wordenski-maru" when I served on her. But after going to the east coast Navy, I realized what a class act she was. The difficult was routine, and the impossible a reality. Good Ship, good crew, Good Times.
Wright, JeffMM2 / CW04 RETOct 12, 1978 – Sep 12, 1980M / Aft Eng RmGreat Ship and crew. PF & Cactus Jack & Brewer & Wagner, where are you guys. Lets go to the Jade East. KEVIN e-mail me!watched her the evening she was being towed out of Pearl for target. The best tour in my career of 8 ships and 30 yrs.
Case, BryanMM3Oct 28, 1978 – Apr 12, 1982M + A
Spink, SteveOSNov 1978 – May 1982OITo oscs sigrue, osc hayes, osc o'fallon, os1 mayberry, and all the crazy stoners of oi, thanks for the memories
Watson, Mike WileyBT3Nov 10, 1978 – May 12, 1982BGreat steamin with the aft fireroom. Still remember the old metal tea bucket and the sound off log. Hey Chowder are you out there?
Michael W. Smith, SmithICFNNov 11, 1978 – Dec 1980E Division
Johnson, ScottBTFNNov 18, 1978 – Mar 1981BMy first Command from 'A' School. Rode her from Yoko To Pearl.Best afloat command of career. Hey Chowder, I still got pics of your "made in USA" Tatoo. Sutty, I got pics of you at fireroom control board chillin. Member you too Riley.
Dunn, StephenHTFNDec 20, 1978 – Feb 19, 1981RHaze Grey and Underway for some CRAZY DAZES.
Sutheimer, DaveBT21979 – Dec 14, 1980BRode the "Best Cruiser in Pearl" from Yokosuka to Pearl. Mustered out of the Navy from the Worden in December 1980. Joined he Reserves in 1986, and am retiring Nov 6, 04. All crew members from 79-80 invited to attend. E-mail me!
Schaller, PaulSTG 11979 – 1981CIC
Bracken, JoeOS21979 – 1981OIMy first cruiser. Does not get any better than that. Forward deployed crews are the best. I really had some good shipmates. Made me proud of the saying "The Navy takes care of its own" Miss you guys.
Paulman, HerbFTM3-FTM2Feb 1979 – Jun 1983FOXWordenski Maru No other could ever match her or her crew
Hopper, EverettSRFeb 13, 1979 – Jan 1, 19811stFirst of many ship I served on, It was a great ship and a great crew.
Hauser, JeffMM2Mar 1979 – Aug 1983MIt was great serving onboard with Kevin (PF) La Forte, Jerry Hardin, Bill Shedd, Danny Sheen, Jim Hensen. How you all doin guys
Kilhefner, MichaelMS3Mar 1979 – Mar 1981Supply2008-and still miss them days! Will never forget the crew on the Worden.JP,Lynn what happen to you guys
Hauser, JeffreyMM3 - MM2 Mar 1979 – Aug 1983MI can still remember everything about the engine rooms. I worked in Main Control and Nr 2 engine room. My best buds were Danny Sheen, Steve "Jake" Jakobowitz, Mac. I still run into Worden Shipmates to this day. Email me anyone.
Flanick, KennethRMSNJun 1979 – Aug 1980My first ship..then crossdecked to the Reeves..Those were great days..from chinhae to the PI.18 yrs young back then I grew up on the worden..Thanks for the memories
Burleigh, PeterJun 1979 – Sep 1981Admin
Sutheimer, Dave "Sutie"BT2Jun 1979 – Dec 13, 1980B
Pham, SarahNAJul 1, 1979 – Aug 11, 1979NAMy parents boat was rescued by the USS Worden on 07/30/1979 in Viet Nam & was then sent to Subic Bay, Philippines. If you were participated in this rescue or know of anyone, please send me an email: phamsarah@gmail.com
McLeod, RonLTJul 24, 1979 – Oct 18, 1980COMMWas Communications Officer for my whole tour. Although homeported in Yokosuka, we spent most of time underway...will never forget our many trips to Subic and one trip to Perth, Australia. Retired as a Commander in 1995.
Lynch, StuartFTM3Aug 1979 – Dec 1981Fox
Dunbar, DavidBT-3Aug 6, 1979 – Dec 18, 1982BWOW its been a long time. Whats up Sutie Hey one punch where is everybody sir nose chowder fond memories now maybe not so then
Roundtree, LeroyBM3Aug 19, 1979 – Sep 15, 1981DECKFirst of many ships I would serve aboard, great grew and great ship, retired Aug 1999 BMC.
Racicot, Mike (Ratchet)FTM3Aug 23, 1979 – Sep 28, 1982FOX F-TroopWhat a great ship! The crew was incredible, I have memories of things that are unexplainable (those that were involved will smile).Good times out of Yokosuka, Hawaii was a different story.
Whetsel, Big BoneRM2Sep 1979 – Oct 1980OC"The Best in the West" says it all. Serving with the men of the Worden was an honor. You made her what she was. "It was the best of times..." Id Fiat Worden Si.
Pulkownik, BillFTM2Sep 1979 – Jan 1982FoxGood Times!
Allen, GeorgeSep 1, 1979 – Sep 1, 1980oc
McCauley, LawrenceOS1Nov 1979 – Oct 1983OI
Elgar, Joseph -Pogee-OS2Nov 1, 1979 – Dec 1, 1980OICouldn't get enough my 1st tour on Worden. Like they say, it's always better the 2nd time around. Next stop after Worden was crossdeck to the Reeves CG-24, another story there and the finally shore duty ComSubGru SEVEN, Yokosuka, Japan.
Drahos, ChuckFANov 5, 1979 – Aug 15, 1980M divisionMy first ship. On the fifth day I was onboard was sent to mess cooking for 140 days. Because of OPPRE that is why my mess deck duty was so long. Alot of great memories from this ship. I see names here I still remember.
Borich, MikeEM2Nov 26, 1979 – Nov 22, 1982E
Bolduc, David profile iconTM3Nov 27, 1979 – Dec 30, 1981ASThese were the good ol-days. My First Ship, West-Pac, Ganzo Station, Indain Ocean PI,Hong Kong, Korea, etc in 1979, 1980, And I did it again 20 years later as CWO. Now Retired after 21 years.

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