The table below contains the names of sailors who were assigned to the Woodpeckers (VP 49). 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 19 crew members registered for the Woodpeckers (VP 49).
|Burgess, Johnny (Bandit)||aban||Apr 1956 – Dec 1957||I'm looking for anybody who served in Bermuda between April 56 until Dec 57..I worked in beachcrew with Frenchy and Chief Redeye..looking for Bob Williams,Mike McClellan,Bob Browne from VP45..Harshman,anybody..|
|Buckles, Ray||E5||1960 – 1961|
|Owens, Buddy||AX 3||Jul 10, 1962 – Aug 20, 1965||Served with Crew 3 in Bermuda and transitioned to the P3 at Patuxent River. With the exception of 1 year as a NAESU rep I never left St Mary's county. Many fond memories.|
|Betsko, Robert||E-5||1965 – Nov 16, 1966||Member of crew 3. Julie/ECM /Radar. From Pax Rvr deployed to Bermuda & ADAK. Looking for the window decal . White P3 words woodpeckers VP-49 US Navy Rectangular about 6X3" Enjoyed my service time|
|Foos, David||AE2||Oct 7, 1965 – Oct 1, 1969||Looking for former Navy buddies Wayne Bailey and Michael Schwab|
|Evans, Roderick (Rc)||AX2 (ATC Ret.)||Mar 1966 – May 1969|
|Wiseman, Tom||CYN3||Dec 22, 1969 – Jul 6, 1972||I was a Communications Yeoman Third Class working in Operations. I made two deployments to Iceland with the squadron.|
|Veach, Kerry||Airman||1970 – 1972||I'm looking for a guy who wore a full black beard from Seattle that worked in the AIMD shop during the Med. cruise in 1971. He was assigned to the shop from one of the squadrons. I think his name was Murphy|
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|Delfel, Earl||ADJC||Mar 1972 – Sep 1977||FE on CAC 6 for entire tour|
|Callendar, Gary||Lt||1973 – 1976||VP-49 was a great experience. Like to do it all over again!|
|McGregor, Richard||AX1||1974 – 1977|
|Tischhauser, Paul (Bald Dude)||E4/AMS||1977 – 1979|
|Richardson, Tom||PH2||1978 – 1980||Anyone from those years is welcome to contact me.....|
|Gomez, Jerald||AD2||Apr 1980 – Dec 1985|
|Silver, Mark||LT||1981 – 1984||Proud member of The Junior Birdmen. We had a great crew. CAC 6 and CAC 1. Sig in 81 and Rota/Lages 82 if I remember correctly. Good times. Still in contact with some of the guys.|
|Moore, John||yn3||Feb 6, 1981 – Mar 10, 1982||med retired|
|Summers, John||AT-2||Sep 10, 1982 – Feb 9, 1989|
|Athey, Elaine (Doc)||HM1||Oct 1986 – 1990||Squadron Corpsman.|
|Haddad, Bel||At3||Feb 1991 – Feb 1996|
There are currently no planned reunions.