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USS Arkansas (CGN 41) Crew List

The table below contains the names of sailors who served aboard the USS Arkansas (CGN 41). 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 724 crew members registered for the USS Arkansas (CGN 41).

Select the period (starting by the reporting year): precomm – 1979 | 1980 | 1981 – 1982 | 1983 | 1984 | 1985 – 1986 | 1987 – 1988 | 1989 | 1990 | 1991 | 1992 – 1993 | 1994 | 1995 – now

Valdez, GeraldSK2/PJ/CCJun 20, 1965 – Aug 15, 1967S-1GULF of SIDRA LIbiya , "Battle Group Foxtrot" USS Entrprise USS Texas USS Truxton " J " Storeroom Crew Aft starboard side. "Barnacle "BOB", SK2 Bob Bossert" & SK2 Gerald Valdez The All Around Storekeeper&q
Sills, Time-3May 1968 – Jul 1968security sectionlooking for guys who served with me on security -- bill o'connor, little smitty, derderian, blondie (who saved my life under heavy incoming), henry. especially, anyone with photos of our section.
Matranga, TonyMar 10, 1973 – Apr 13, 1974
Cook, Robert1978 – 1982
Cunningham, RandyMM11978 – 1983MART taught me a lot - most of which I still use on a daily basis. I remember the 4th floor of that POS building, shakedown cruise, the first crossing of the equator, 1st Med cruise, canceled port calls, and some GREAT shipmates!!
Stout, JeffBM1(SW)Nov 1978 – Mar 1985First"My ship" is gone. Thanks for the memories. I had a good division, Cardenas, Cesare, Otero, Capt Chase. Lot of fond memories. Now retired BMC (SW). Best ship the navy every built. Hope the crew carried on the tradition we set in her early
Jorgensen, RandallELT1979 – 1981Plank owner with no plank - Precom and Commissioning Crew; Sea Trials with 2/3 of crew that had never been to sea; Shock test (WOW); Best port of call...Rio. Curious why ship out of commission with such short life. Was it the shock test?
Cadwell, Steve (CadMM1/ELT1979 – 1982LaboratoryWow1 The stories I seem to have stuck in my brain. Wish I could get to speak w/ some of the old gang again. Curtis Muddiman, Randy Seitz, Phil Rogacki, Mark Scott...... the list goes on & on. Let's catch up.....Cad
Seitz, RandyMM21979 – 1982L divisionELT- worked for MM1 Steve Judas and the Senior Chief of course.
Gross, BobOS1979 – Jul 17, 1982OIPlankowner and Shellback (first crossing) Was there for shock testing...left just prior to the Ark going to meet the Nimitz. Was an AIC...Where is Dave Fortier?
Winegeart, JessHT21979 – 1981RWhere does the time go...many good memories and experiences. Best wishes to ALL who served.
Whalen, KentYN31979 – 1981X DivisionIt was an honor and privilege to have been a plank owner and serve on such a great ship. And to serve with the great people I served with and the great friendships and times we had. I'll never forget it.
Brown, JamesET31979 –CEI was part of the crew that was there during the precommissioning. I remember Bill Clinton commissioning the ship.
Hosier, DanET2Jan 1979 – Jun 1983CEPlank owner. Founding member IBP Local 41.
Osiek, NickET1Feb 1979 – Jul 17, 1981RCPrecomm/Plankowner - first enlisted Nuke aboard. RT for first critical on both reactors. Did anyone ever get their plank?
Goerke, LarryEM1 NUCFeb 10, 1979 – May 22, 1983E & REThe body doesn't remember pain. Thus, "what a riot." A veritable yuck tsunami. Wouldn't trade the experience for anything, and all of you who were real, we're all still together, though unconfined & at peace with ourselves.
McLeod, JimET1Mar 1979 – Oct 1981RCPRECOM/Commissioning. Was surprised to hear it was decommissioned!! Lots of memories!!!
Stewart, LewisENSMar 1979 – Oct 1981S2Plankowner/Shellback; retired as a CAPT. Hard to believe I lasted longer than the Ark; CAPT Read would be surprised, too.
Seagle, JoeYN2Mar 1979 – May 1981XPrecom/Comm crew; Plank Owner. Surprised the Ark only lasted 18 years! Recall some good shipmates and fun times, but mostly a lot of hard work. I left the USNR in 1983. Where has the time gone? Thanks for the memories...
Valco, MikeMM2Mar 1979 – Jul 1983m-1who could forget RIO! also,where are the planks? hope that everybody is well. would anyone be interested in a saint louis reunion?
Grooms, Kerry (Gz)MM1Mar 1, 1979 – Apr 11, 1981MWhere are you Tim Kauk, Mudd, and Mike Schment? Was an SRO for many years. Now a director in quality at Y-12 National Security Complex.
Farrell, Sean (Sp)MM2Apr 1979 – Nov 1982M-DivHad a lot of great and bad times, thankfully I remember mostly the good ones. Cads, Mud, Mark Scott, Billy Bowles just to name a few great guys, shoot me an email
Avigne, JeffreyE3Apr 6, 1979 – Jun 16, 1981DeckJust wondering what happened after I left. Glen Longo my friend from jersey anybody remember me
Wagar, SteveMM1May 1979 – Jun 1982M #1 Engine RoomPLANKOWNER! What a long, strange trip it's been! Hello to all you Hawgs. Strange to know the Ark has been d-com'd, since I was there for the pre-com. Anyone know how plankowners get their plank? I'd like a piece of that grey beast. Let me k
Sorensen, EricHM1May 1979 – Feb 1980Medicalcame aboard as nucleus crew during precom. Served as MedDeptRep and left for duty on USS Dixon with arrival of ship's Medical Officer. Does anyone remember Capt. Read's nonreg turtleneck dickie? Hi to Charley Beck who liked to drink Beck. Ahoy
Hayes, MichaelMM1May 1979 – May 1982M-1Newport News, Plankowner, Shocktest, Shipyard again, Cuba, Rio! Yes, finally get to go someplace! Hi all you guys!
Scott, MarkSLIGHTMay 1979 – Jun 1983LJeffson, bagpipes, La Hacienda-PR, ForGitMo, Jamaica Mon, High street, Beach road, some fella named ART, Stratford Arms, Hearts, Seymour the cabbie, shalala my xxx, where's oscar?, smashing frogs, The Chamberlain, buddies.
Schnell, GeraldMM1May 1, 1979 – Jul 30, 1981ELT Rad-ChemIt's amazing what you can find on the internet. I interested if anyone still remembers me. I'm probably better known for my HP days in commercial power, but there were some interesting moments from my days on Arkansas.
Zera, JoeEM1Jun 1979 – Jun 1983Electrical - TopsideLots of good memories that no one can take from me. Will love to share with my kids. Great start to a good career. Still in commercial nuclear industry
Nowak, StanleyET1Jun 1979 – Mar 1983RCEnjoyed the ride. Great to be part of the commissioning crew - visited lots of ports. Rio was wild.. Didn't like port-starboard SRO duty though.
Smith, MarkIC1Jun 1979 – May 20, 1983IC ShopEnjoyed the time spent on the Arkansas but enjoyed more the seperation from service. I still worry about Goerke.
Mosher, BryanMM1Jun 1979 – Oct 1980M DivisionLeft the ship on the day it was commissioned. Ended up retiring after 20 years as a Master Chief. Currently working for GE overseeing contracts of power plants across the US. Currently residing in central Alabama.
Kramer, WillLTJun 1979 – Feb 1982COPrecom - PLANKOWNER Commissioning, GITMO, Jamaica, CGN PHOTEX, Bermuda, Yard Periods, CSSQT, Rio, St Thomas, Shock Test. Wonderful ship and crew - set the standard for my career Retired as a Commander USNR
Di Nicola, Robert "dino"EM2 NUCJun 20, 1979 – May 29, 1982RE02Without a doubt, one of the best experiences of my life. I was proud to serve with all of you and glad to be a Plankowner and Shellback on "The Pig". I miss all you guys and the times we had together.
Engels, Steve (Stevie)EM2Jun 21, 1979 – Oct 1981Reactor ElectricalHey you guys, what up? Just a laugh a minute (NOT)
Notestein, RichardMM3Jun 29, 1979 – Sep 26, 1980M2Precommisioning Crew / Plank Owner
Beck, CharlieLTJun 30, 1979 – Jun 30, 1981Electrical and Reactor ControlPlankowner, precomm Elect Officer. I had a great group of EMs, IC-men, and ETs. Retired as a Commander, USNR. Now working for an AE firm in Seattle, designing electrical systems for facilities.
Flynn, GregFTM1Jul 15, 1979 – Dec 15, 1982Combat Systemsplankowner and shellback.
Callahan, KevinPN2Jul 30, 1979 – Dec 5, 1980X-DivisionWill never forget PRECOM and my good shipmates I served with. One of the proudest days of my my life was the day she got commissioned. Never forget ADM Rickovers visits and all the shit the CO & XO sweated.
Renwick, JohnEM2Aug 1979 – Aug 1983EPlankowner, Shellback, Shock Tests, GITMO twice, Collision in the Strait of Messina is most memorable moment.
Martin, Richard (Rick)FTCS/FTCM(SW)Aug 1979 – May 1983Fox/AdminGREAT ship - best in my 22 year career. I came aboard Pre-com unit in 1979, departed 1983. Command Master Chief 82/83. GREAT memories: Pre-com, Commissioning, shake down, RIO, Shock Test, Med. I never served with better Officers/Crew.
Henderson, KerryEM2Aug 1979 – Aug 1982Reactor ElectricalWhere is everybody?
Pate, GeneSKCS/SKCMAug 1979 – Oct 1981S1Plank owner, Rio various other places getting ship ready for first deployment. Was at decommissioning in Bremerton with some other plank owners. A reunion of plank owners would be nice.
McNabb, JohnMM2Aug 2, 1979 – Oct 9, 1981M2Precomm duty was the best! Great people. Once in lifetime experience.
Drury, BobMS2Sep 1, 1979 – May 10, 1982Hey guys. Met alot of good people on this ship. Hope all are doing well. I was ships cook, Mess deck maa, captains cook for short while then back to where I belonged, the galley.
Zeszutek, JimLtSep 5, 1979 – Mar 29, 1982OI and RCGreat experience with a fantastic crew!
Sargent, Charles/chuckSM1 SWOct 1979 – Oct 1982OpsPlank Owner. Sorry the ship is gone. Had A lot of fun
Marks, Ronald K.MM1Oct 30, 1979 – Sep 30, 1981M2Plankowner
Mesagna, RoccoDS1Nov 1979 – Jan 31, 1984CDPlankowner and Shellback
Pagnozzi, ErnieSTG2Nov 10, 1979 – Aug 19, 1983CAHad a great time so long ago now. would like to here from Carl V. Don J. Nelson F. You guy's out there. I live in Florida.
Pagnozzi, ErnestSTG2Nov 20, 1979 – Aug 20, 1983CAHad some great travels and laughs with Carl V. & Don J. and others. What happened to Glen Longo & Nelson Figeac?
Allen, BarryMS2 E-5Dec 1979 – Jun 27, 1981Mess S-2Gentlemen: Sorry to see the "Ark" waiting for the torches! Had a great time and worked with some of the best in the fllet!! E-mail me if you'd like! Just retired from the National Guard after returning from Iraq 2003-2005. Would love to
Paradies, MarkLTDec 1979 – Dec 19811st & Electrical
Seegars, WilliamRM2Dec 1979 – Jan 1982Pre-comm; shake-down; GITMO; RIO; Roosy Roads: FT Laud; Shock Test in Key West, too much time in NNSY! Man! What a tour. What's up Almond? Huddleston, Hedgepeth, Syzmanski, damn where's Richardson, Savage, Killebrew, Maceolic, and Smitt
Sutherland, RoyETN-2Dec 4, 1979 – Apr 8, 1981RC Division
William L Cottrell, LarryMS3Dec 19, 1979 – Dec 19, 1984mess was that so long ago?????? drugs yer.... email me guys
St Pierre, Robert / Bob/ Pbm e2 /e 3.. sm 3rdDec 20, 1979 – Dec 30, 1981deck apesFirst crew 1 year. then sm 3First crew of the ark. Glenn and cliff clay Keith and David girls from Jerzy. Precom to 81 Rio Bermuda Cuba Jamica an so.Got out in end of 1981. as SM3 in last year.
Graver, RobertSADec 27, 1979 – Nov 15, 1985OD

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