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USS L. Mendel Rivers (SSN 686) Crew List

The table below contains the names of sailors who served aboard the USS L. Mendel Rivers (SSN 686). 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 162 crew members registered for the USS L. Mendel Rivers (SSN 686).

Select the period (starting by the reporting year): precomm – 1981 | 1982 – 1988 | 1989 – 1996 | 1997 – now

Francesconi, LeonardET3/SSJan 7, 1997 – Dec 2, 2000Navigationserved over ten years active duty now detatched making 3 times as much. Need a job for all the Nav and Com ETs, then look at BAE systems. Send resume to me and I will see what I can do.
Jackson, Toby Aka Big JackMM2Mar 15, 1997 – Mar 5, 2000TMthe boat i'll always remember. fun crew!!!
Lord, Dan / DannoSTS1(SS)May 1997 – May 10, 2001Sonar
Lord, Daniel/ DannoSTS1(SS/DV)May 1, 1997 – May 22, 2000SonarI owned this boat, you all worked for me.
Lipka, ChristopherSTS3May 11, 1997 – Aug 9, 2000SonarGreat crew and boat. I often look back with fond memories.
Gorham, CraigET1/SSJul 17, 1997 – Nov 17, 1999NavServe as Navigation LPO and collateral duty Command Career Counselor; Also inport duty section leader.
Gorham, CraigET1/SSJul 17, 1997 – Nov 14, 1999Nav ETReported onboard as the Divison LPO, served as collateral duty Command Career Counselor, inport duty section leader.
Barron, AddamSTS3 (SS)Jul 25, 1997 – Jan 1, 2001SonarBest boat ever!! Best crew ever!!
Sizemore, HankMM1 NOW MMCAug 1, 1997 – May 10, 2001TorpedoBest fighting ship ever built.
Flick, MartinMM3Aug 1, 1997 – Jan 2000A-GangBest boat on the water hated seeing her go
Bogle, RobEM1(SS)Oct 1997 – Aug 2000Great ship! Working on 688's at NNSY has given me a true appreciation for the 637's.
Smith, Rod "lil Smith"ET2 NOW ETC/SSNov 26, 1997 – Jan 10, 2000CommsI have been on three boats and none could compare to her. Best boat ever made.
Feconda, MichaelET31998 – 1999radio
Swope, Nicke 3/mmJan 1998 – Sep 1999a gangBest group of guys I ever met,Rivers Delivers
Dewalt, TrentMM3/SSFeb 6, 1998 – May 10, 2001A- GangThe best and only boat or crew to ever be a part of!!! Will never forget LA MADE, Italy or Haifa, Israel!!
Phillips, MarlinYN2(SS)Jun 15, 1998 – May 10, 2001YoYoBest and only boat I have ever been on, and the BEST crew and most FUN I have ever had. Would do it all over again with the same crew!!
Long, JohnSTSSA NOW STS2/SSFeb 4, 1999 – Dec 28, 2000Sonarbest start to a career anyone could have, great boat, greater crew
Oxley, ThomasETSN NOW ET1/SSOct 1, 1999 – Dec 1, 2000COMMS- duh the best one!!Earned my fish on the old girl. Still remember wearing a blown up rubber glove on my head!
Arbogst, RoyMM2Dec 1999 – May 10, 2001Great fun the new boats could take some lessons from the crews of these boats.
Richardson, DonSN(SS)Dec 15, 1999 – Jul 15, 2000Deck DivisionThe Rivers was my first and best boat. I couldn't imagine getting my dolphins on a better boat. Decommissioning her was a very hard thing to do!
Allen, NigelSKSA(SS)Jan 25, 2000 – May 5, 2001thanks yall
Blackwell, ToddSTS2/SSSep 2000 – Dec 2000SonarLast run. Decom here we come.

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