The table below contains the names of sailors who served aboard the USS Thomas A. Edison (SSBN 610). 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 175 crew members registered for the USS Thomas A. Edison (SSBN 610).
|Suenaga, Pat||MM1(SS)||1978 – 1980||M||LEAD ELT, SERVED ON BLUE CREW, SERVED AT NSTCP PEARL AFTER EDISON THEN USS NEW YORK CITY AS M DIV LPO. MEDICALLY RETIRED IN 1986, I HAVE FOND MEMORIES OF ALL OF MY GOOD FRIENDS ON THE EDISON. ALOHA TO YOU ALL...|
|Daum, John||MT2(SS)||Feb 1978 – Jun 1980||Missile Launcher||Hard work but good times at Duffy's, the Green Door, and other bad places in Korea. Cut my hand wide open climbing over the fence from the Naval Hospital Club to the Guam Paradise Inn (GPI).|
|Soule, William||YN2(ss)||Feb 1978 – Oct 1979||ADMIN|
|Muhammad, Murad||SN(SS)||Jun 1978 – Aug 1979||1st||2 Patrols Apra Harbor. Drank my Dolphins at Andy's Hut. I learned what happens when 'ya pop a strongback. When to DP'A' to CV63, to NavSta Long Beach, to LCC19, to FCDSSA Dam Neck, to Souda Bay Crete, Greece. Now out and STILL &q|
|Johnson, Hunter||MT 2||Jul 1978 – Aug 1980||Launcher|
|Graff, Kevin||FTG2||Jul 1978 – Oct 1979||Fire Control - Torpedos||I made two patrols and then transferred 1 day before leaving on what would have been the third. I remember Dean Stroud, Scott Sowles, Dale Zwart, and others. Stood sonar watches while underway.|
|Williams, David||STS2||Aug 1978 – Jun 1981|
|Masters, Glen||ET1||Aug 5, 1978 – Aug 5, 1982||Reactor Controls||Served with Dave Fancher, Rich Garcia, Rich Aschert and many others. First in Hawaii, then Washington State.|
|Bansuelo, Michael||TM2||Sep 15, 1978 – Jun 15, 1980||Weapons||Four patrols|
|Siler, Mike||STS2(SS)||Oct 15, 1978 – May 30, 1982||Sonar||Made 3 patrols out of Guam and ship yard conversion to SSN. Qualified while mess cook on first patrol, got dolphins shortly after we left Korea.|
|Bartel, Steve (Bart)||MMCS/SS Ret.||Nov 1978 – Dec 1, 1983||A-Gang||Great memories of: Tominez, Rowland, Hacker, Harvey, Tillotson, Dunn, Luches, Higgins, Deagan, Olmstead, Kunish, Curren, Capp, Easter, Dennison and off crew roomates Shipman & Cook.I have the commissioning pennant!|
|Ledgerwood, Len||IC1||1979 – 1980||IC||Served with Lee Hendren, Rich Schmidt, and Neal Carlson, made last deterrent patrol before converting to SSN.|
|Lye, Michael "Pineapple"||IC1||1979 – Dec 1983||IC||USNR (ret) in '02 from EODMU17 Currently living and working in Menlo Park, CA Status: single Children: daughter; graduated from UW in '09|
|Johnson, Hunter||MT 2||1979 – 1980||Launcher|
|Lawrence, Steve||MS2(ss)||Apr 1979 – Mar 1981||Supply||Was cool to be off half the time|
|Scott, Chuck (Scotty)||IC2/SS||May 1979 – Jan 1983||IC|
|Grdina, Charlie||MT3||Dec 1, 1979 – Jun 1, 1981||Weapons||Much water has pass under the bow. My first boat and was the last strategic patrol - was a great crew and honor to serve with great people on. Never forgot the buoy incident in S.F|
|Colegrove, Chuck||MM1/SS||Jan 1980 – Nov 1983||M|
|Hipp, Brent||FN, ICFN, IC3, IC2||Feb 1980 – 1983||Deck, IC||First Boat. Drank my dolphins at Andy's Hut. Deck Div. IC Div Striker. Onboard during the '82 Collision, transit, and decomm. I'm the skinny kid on the bridge in the collision pics.|
|Wiemann, John||STS3||Feb 10, 1980 – May 1, 1983||Sonar||my first boat was onboard for the collision. what a mess spent a lot of time in PI. transfered to Ohio blue crew just before decom. so not sure on transfer date. I was the young kid in Sonar. I was under CMD Richard Fast|
|Morgan, Glen "Ray"||QM1 (SS)||Mar 8, 1980 – Jul 18, 1980||NAV/OPS||Was LPO/ASSTNAV on last ssbn patrol.|
|Carter, Sidney||EM2||1981 – 1983||E Division|
|Thompson, Andy||Fireman 3rd class||Mar 1981 – Aug 1982||IC||My first sub. Had my dolphins tacked on in the torpedo room. Started off in the deck crew. I am really glad I missed the whole crash adventure! Left this sub, went to BEE school, and ICA school. Ended up on the Tinosa.|
|Alger, Chris||STS1||Mar 21, 1981 – Dec 20, 1983||Sonar|
|Linkous, Patrick||Torpedomans Mate (E-5)||Apr 1981 – Dec 1983||Weapons|
|Roth, David||FTGSN/SS||Oct 1981 – 1983||Deck/FT||Was my first boat. Got to her when she was in the yards at PSNS during SSN conversion. Co was Cdr Gluck. made first WestPac on her was onboard during collision with USS Leftwich, took her home to Bangor then to Decomm.|
|Hansen, Kirk||MM1 (SS/DV)||Dec 1981 – Dec 1983||A|
|Wagner, Jeffrey (Merv)||MM2||Oct 20, 1982 – Dec 1, 1983||radcon||Went by the nickname of "Merv" back then.|
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