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USS Sturgeon (SSN 637) Crew List

The table below contains the names of sailors who served aboard the USS Sturgeon (SSN 637). 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 216 crew members registered for the USS Sturgeon (SSN 637).

Select the period (starting by the reporting year): precomm – 1970 | 1971 – 1975 | 1976 – 1981 | 1982 – 1986 | 1987 – now

NameRank/RatePeriodDivisionRemarks/Photo
Derryberry, JerryMM1(SS)1964 – 1968M Division
Bloomer, JimET2 SS1965 – Feb 1968RCPlank Owner
Helms, MichaelET1(SS)1965 – Jun 1968RCPlank Owner - Watching this boat being built was an unforgettable experience. The crew was a great bunch - very knowledgeable and professional
Wilson, JamesMM1(SS)1965 – 1969\M Div
McCollum, MacSK1(SS)Apr 1965 – Sep 1967SupplyPlank Owner...3rd person to report aboard. Served with a great bunch of Sailors and that includes the first COB, Bill Welsh, TMCS(SS). Great experience !
Marquette, HankMMC (SS)Apr 5, 1965 – Nov 20, 1968A Divreported onboard day after Bill Welsh, COB and a day or two after Mac the storekeeper. excellent crew. did a hell of a job putting sturgeon together.
Doty, Robert (Bob)EM1 (SS)Jun 1965 – Apr 1967E DivPlank owner. Made E6 on board.
Scott, LawrenceE3Jan 1966 – Oct 1970E3Not sure of rank. I am posting for my father who was a proud member of the USS Sturgeon. He passed in 1995.
Fitzsimmons, FitzSTS2Apr 15, 1966 – Jan 14, 1970The best boat and crew I could have ever been assigned to.
Davis, SteveTM2 (SS)Oct 1966 – Apr 1969TorpedoA couple of my favorite memories are being one of the side boys on the day we were commissioned and when Captain Bohannan, our second skipper, maneuvered Sturgeon into the pier from the Thames River without any tugs!
Clewis, Monroe ThomasQM-3(SS)Oct 21, 1966 – Oct 22, 1968One of the exclamation marks in my life story...Went on to graduate from UC Berkeley and Loyola Law School. Am now an attorney representing Veterans. Forrest Gump, anyone? RSVP
Cornibert, GaryIC 2 SSJan 10, 1967 – Sep 10, 1970Interior Communications
McHale, William J. (Mac)YN2(SS)Mar 1967 – Jan 1970Anyone who served onboard STURGEON during my time on the boat, please contact me at my e-mail address. Thanks. Mac
Avery, BarryIC2 (SS)May 1967 – Nov 1970EngineeringCame aboard FN, left IC2(SS) Met some great people, stayed out of serious troulbe and got out because the Navy screwed me out of shore duty in Puerto Rico. It was overall an unforgettable and overwhelmingly worthwhile experience.
Puthoff, ThomasSTS2SSMay 16, 1967 – May 16, 1969sonarserved with hartman (fartman). still have the engine order telegraph from the uss grouper
Barnes, William (Bill)ETN2(SS)Oct 1967 – Jun 1968OEChecked aboard from SINS on one day and left for patrol the next. Did get to see Bermuda. Left and went to Nam until discharge in 1969
Hosteny, JoeLTFeb 1968 – Nov 19711st Lt, A WeaponsIt was a lot of fun most of the time. Hartman's right; Bo was the best.
Samuelson, Dale (Sam)ETR2 (SS)Feb 1968 – Aug 1971RCI served with one really great crew.
Heineck, TimETR2 SSFeb 27, 1968 – Aug 3, 1971RC Division
Dees, Robert (Robbie)CS 2 (SS)Apr 5, 1968 – Apr 1, 1971SupplyCame aboard as a SN and left as a CS2)SS) Served with the best skipper I ever had in Capt. William Bohannan. Left and was a Plankowner on the 678. Left in Nov of 72 for "B" school & Master Cake Decorating. Left Memphis as MS1(SS).
Dees, Robert (Robbie)CS2(SS)Apr 20, 1968 – Apr 1, 1971COOK (stewburner)First boat, went from Seaman to 2nd Class and got qualfied on this fine boat. Transferred to SSN 678 Archerfish and was Plankowner. Got out to go to college. Live in Kincaid, Ill. Ride Harley and play golf. Work for State of Ill.
Cloutier, Dennis (Clit) profile iconMM 1 (SS)May 1968 – Jul 1971M DivisionReported on board on Friday afternoon and sent home for the weekend. Got a call Sunday morning they were heading out to look for the Scorpion. I missed that trip. Ominous start for 3 great years of my young life.
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Hartman, JimST1(SS)May 1, 1968 – Jan 15, 1973SonarServed with the best Skipper, W.L. Bohannan!!!
Albright, DanET2SSMay 2, 1968 – Dec 15, 1972RCDid initial Startup of reactor after first yard period at EB
Montgomery, RobertMay 15, 1968 – Jul 22, 1971
Littlejohn, SteveQM3Aug 9, 1968 – Dec 1, 1971NavigationI also served under Captain Bohannon, the best skipper anyone could ever have served under, I wondered for years what happened to Gary Henry, friend and storekeeper aboard Stugeon
Wills, RonMMCM (SS)Nov 1968 – Jun 1972M-DivLeft Sturgeon as MM1(SS) and went to G.W. Carver (SSBN 656). 2 years on Carver, the staff of Nuc Pwr Sch. Finished career in the Reserves. Live in Chicago Area.
Lander, JerrySTS2(SS)Dec 1968 – Jan 1971SEAMAN/DRIVER/SONARMANARE THERE ANY OTHER CREW MEMBERS LIVING OR VACATIONING IN ARIZONA? GOLF ANYONE>
Strawser, WilliamRM21969 – Jul 1971Devgroup TwoI'll always rmember Capt Bohanon. You'll never find better. The Sturgeon crew were a great bunch, so professional and a pleasure to sail with. It was an honor to sail with them.
Slott, David (Thumper)MM1(SS)1969 – 1971M div
Mote, PaulIC2Jan 1, 1969 – Dec 31, 1971interior comunications
Bundy, WilliamST1(SS)Apr 16, 1969 – Nov 6, 1970Sonar
Lovasco, CarloIC2(SS)Aug 1969 – Sep 1973EI was on the Ballast Control Panel when we hit St. Croix and emergency blew the ballast tanks to get us to the surface. Very scary! Still playing my guitar and singing professionally in Clearwater, Florida.
Riley, Larry A.STS1(SS)Oct 15, 1969 – Feb 15, 1974SonarGreat Ship, Great Crew. Hartman, Dennis, Grudier,Gulrud,Capazzi to name a few. Remember the "St. Croix Bottom Bounce" of 1973?
Lussier, Mike/luciIC/ E4Nov 1, 1969 – May 16, 1973FORWARD ICMANHI. MATES, SPENT TOO MUCH TIME UNDER WITH IT TO SAY GOOD TIMES I BELIEVE THE FIRST 365 DAYS ABOARD 281 WERE AT SEA WITH NO FORIEGN LIBERTY PORTS. I AM LOOKING FOR AN OLD RUNNING MATE. RONALD CASSASSA. HELP ME FIND HIM.
Holloway, BillMM1(SS)Dec 1969 – Jun 1971M DivMe and Bill Nylin came on board at the same time and left it the same day for new construction on the Batfish SSN681. I've kept in touch with Cloutier, Homer Ross, Bill Nylin, and a few others.
Lewis, William ASK3 SSDec 29, 1969 – Jul 14, 1973Supply
Lyons, Roy LyonsFTG 1(SS)1970 – 1973weaponsI was on the BCP at time of collison with the big rock
Warner, LarryET1(SS)1970 – 1972RCMy first boat.......
Kirkpatrick, Ken (Kirk)IC3 (SS)1970 – 1973IC Forward
Davis, RonaldCTR1Jan 1, 1970 – Apr 30, 1970Comm 3 months at sea with a fantastic and daring skipper, Bo Bohannian. A trip I will never forget! I was a spoOk. Served with Red Henderson CT1, Jim Dacey CT1, LT Pulfrey.

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