DaNang/Chu Lai/Hue   Staff - Great Bend, KS       9/6/67-69     Springfield, OR     David Mattson Hensley, BM3   Miami, FL *retired ENC 1/31/82 - was from Maine 9/15/67- 2/5/68- 4/13/69-4/70   1/70-3/70 9/69-3/70 Terry Brooks Sloan, QM2 ?was from Massachusetts? 2/14/68-2/69   9/28/67- The original training base for Swift Boats was at the Naval Base in Coronado, California. on the Cua Bo De? ?was from Ohio?     Thomas Robert Tucker, EN2/1 DaNang Sidney Me Schneider, ENC   8/12/68-69   homan1@comcast.net - *retired GMGCS on 10/19/87 - Mountain City, GA - pastor Southern Baptist Church Cat Lo 3/23/69-8/69 10/67-10/14/68 8/29/68-69 Qui Nhon - was from Madison, WI - died in a US Army helicopter crash, 1/9th Squadron of the 1st Air Franklin C. Collins, BM2 John Douglas Singleton, EN1 2/13/66- 1/26/67 Paul Edward Greene, GMG3 Fresno, CA Terry David Powers, GMG3 ?Willard? Wayne Elwood Johnston, LTJG Data Submission Guidelines       ?deceased 7/7/98 in Stockton, NY? James William Searcy, RM2     William T. Shelley, GMG2   *retired EN1 2/25/77 - was from California 11/13/66-11/10/67 6/5/68-   was from Illinois   Anthony Do Musgrove, EN2/1   Barnet R. Bump Jr, BMC             was from California John Anthony Bruzzo, EN2   ?retired YN1 7/22/74?   Clayton S. Newman, BM3 George W. Magee, OinC 9/30/88 - Tallahassee, FL, *retired QM2 7/20/71 - was from Minnesota, *retired BM1 on 11/4/71 - Mesquite, NV (per An Thoi 10/69-??   10/31/68- Cat Lo was from Arizona, - medevaced in 69 - ?QMCS,   Normally the six-man swift boat crews spend 24 hours on patrol, then switch crews for the next 24.   Cat Lo Seattle, WA 12/69-3/70 1/17/68- Richard William Stindl, GMG3 6/8/67-       *retired BMCM 10/31/85 - was from Kentucky *retired GMG1 6/30/82 - was from Florida         hoople333@yahoo.com Who Designed the Division Insignia     - Vilas, NC 6/5/68- 8/20/67- Gailen Peter Rhinehart, GMG2   Port Angeles, WA   Poe, SN   3/25/68-   7/23/68- 6/5/68-   Buckeye, AZ Qui Nhon/An Thoi Crew   10/69-3/70 7/69-3/70 ubrel@aol.com   Francis Edward Nuessle Jr, LTJG, OinC   4/30/68-     jurey04@zoominternet.net Cam Ranh Bay CSCs   *deceased 1/5/11 in Keansburg, NJ     PCFs 30-39     12/16/67-12/68 Ed Wiesner, EN?         4/10/67- James Edward Federspiel, BM3   An Thoi   1967     Bennie Joe Valeu, QM1 James E. Stewart, QM2   2/14/68- William Donald Johnson, LTJG, OinC   - Naples, FL Hotel was from Nebraska Gary Michael DeHaven, EN3 Daytona Beach, FL Michael P. McHargue, GMG2   6/6/68-     - was from Mississippi, ?retired on 8/18/87? - Mosheim, TN *retired BMCS 12/31/91 - was from Washington George Taylor Brown, GMG2 richardcanthony@gmail.com Hugh James Griffiths, RDSN 6/19/67-       Keith (Eric) Brackett DaNang Athens, PA (giant of a man) Neal Charles Stone, RM3 - Norfolk, VA Cat Lo   Nick Munoz Chan, SD3/2 Charles David Smith, BM3/2         Cat Lo/Solid Anchor An Thoi/Chu Lai   Cat Lo   1969 ?-1-2/70-?   ?retired OS1 8/31/84?     Cam Ranh Bay/An Thoi Glenn (Nmn) Thomas, RD2   *retired BMCM 12/31/80 - Liberty, KY   Delta   Bernard Perreault, EN3 David Franklin Boyett, BM3 10/2/68-     6/23/68- DaNang/An Thoi     Cat Lo 7/18/68-   Harry C. Starr Jr, ENC An Thoi   Donald Joseph Mendes, BM3 Charles David Green, BM3   6/30/67- Crew 79 10/27/67- US Coast Guard - fill in gunner on the swifts - Libby, MT transferred to CHNAVADGRU USMACV   Joseph Anthony Billiot Jr, BM3     ?- 66-67?? 3/9/68-   An Thoi William Steve Smith, RD3 DaNang rmpas@aol.com Robert Jack Ammend, GMG3 *deceased 1/8/2008 in Wilmington, NC     David Merriman MacFarlane, LT, OinC Qui Nhon Key Largo, FL shown in GREEN     Richard Lee Maddox, RD3 2/22/67-   1/66-1/67 was from Oregon was from Indiana           was from Texaskenneth var sc_invisible=0; was from Pennsylvania Davenport, IA James Arthur Wruck, GMGSN   5/69-5/70 7/13/68- 2/13/68- Cam Ranh Bay Dennis Lavell Green, GMG3  ?   Port Charlotte man haunted by Vietnam memories by Don Moore. 7/16/67-       Qui Nhon was from Minnesota Waipahu, HI An Thoi was from Ohio, Cat Lo Fredericksburg, VA ? Terence William Murphy, BM3 James Leon Jolivette, SN 11/68- James Ertle Chavis, MM3 hit in the wrist by a .51 caliber round passing Robert Charles Bain, QM2 3/10/68-3/69 Charles W. Lerlo, BM2   11/69-10/70 was from Oklahoma 6/5/68- Russell Steven Unger, RDSN/3     No permanent boat - used PCF 62 thru 65 - Ambler, PA Cat Lo       was from New York James J. Paillet, QM2 was from Kentucky   Robert Leroy Kern Jr, RDSA   ? Qui Nhon   Cat Lo Jerome Louis Jenkins, SN Albany, NY Lay, RMSN     ?retired EN1 4/30/81?       lpalmer@wavecable.com DaNang J.R. Smith Jr, QM2 - was from West Virginia ?-11-12/69-? Suits, GMG2   4/25/70-12/7070-71 *retired OSCS on 1/19/87 - Corpus Christi, TX 1967 William Edwin Borders II, RD3 Sammy Dale Huffman, GMGSN was from New York John J. Spanton, OinC An Thoi Kenneth Roy Myers, GMGSN 4/3/68-69 7/2/68- ?PCF 29? William Llyod Harris, RD2 Cantu, EN1 was from California Paul Dexter Strong, GMG2       If you have corrections, additions or amplifying information to any data presented here, please contact: Swift Boat PCF-15 Danang Vietnam 1966 - YouTube Super 8 movies taken at Danang, Vietnam of Swift Boat operations from PCF-15 by OIC, Lt(jg) B.C. 6/20/68- Qui Nhon *retired EN1 10/31/80 - was from Colorado   *retired ENC 10/31/1982 - Pelham, NH Dates was from Arizona at the US Navy Amphibious Base Coronado, CA. Robert L. Nelson, EN3     Stanley Gustav Simonson, GMG3 The importance of this contribution was probably best expressed by jpugsley64@yahoo.com QuiNhon/AnThoi David Leno Gurvich, QM2   DaNang 3/24/68-   Qui Nhon 10/3/68- 1/69-12/69       3/19/68- Joseph William Pfaff, EM2   was from New Hampshire 3/69-7/69? Robert L. Ellis, RD3       William E. Watkins, EN1 was from Massachusetts S. Boguta, RMSN An Thoi Oswald Alfonzo Harris, GMGSN/3 abevis@peoplepc.com     Espanola, NM   Asa Lee Moore, RD2 C. McCoy, RMSN   Joseph Raymond Kastner, QM2 Gale T. Lampshire, RD3 Pedro Sarmiento, EN2 Ypsilanti, MI area Cat Lo/An Thoi shown in GREEN An Thoi 1/21/66-12/66     Qui Nhon 11/30/67- PCFs 10-19       Click here for tickets and more information.   Richard Dana Larkam, RD3       ?66-67? GMGC on 8/2/71, ?PCFs 36, 95 & 31?       Cam Ranh Bay replaced Rasbury *retired GMGC 2/19/90 - was from Virginia   All other living members of Kerry's crew supported his pre… Nicky Hernandez James William Selby, EN2 9/5/68- - deceased 12/19/96 in Baltimore, MD   Robert F. Richards, EN2       howton.pete@kingfishersys.com 10/69-2/70       6/5/68-     Thomas J. Gili, QM2 Of those who served in Kerry's boat crew, only Stephen Gardner joined SBVT.   Phillip McDaniel   1/2/69- Qui Nhon Mike Durham   Cam Ranh Bay/Cat Lo *retired QMCS 6/30/94 - Kenosha, WI 10/65   Base Larry Grant Bonwell, RD3   *retired BMC 11/26/75 - Virginia Beach, VA Qui Nhon   1970 Horacio "Ray" Garcia     November DaNang     ?PCF 70?   65-9/9/66 3/30/67- Orleans, IN John Wallace Wyatt, GMGSN/3     Donald James Fox, BM2 Peter Alan Davis, RD3 jrw47@verizon.net *retired EN1 on 7/31/83 - Albany, OR   8/13/68-69 3/24/68- 1/19/68- 3/70-3/70 Mission Council meeting held on 19 September 1967. Ralph (Carl) Yoney, BM 7/2/68-   John David Valencia, RD3 Ronald J. Statti John Maynard "Jack" Worcester, GMGSN/3     Qui Nhon Chu Lai Poland, OH Larry W. Roberts, RD3/2   was from Akron, OH Newport, RI - *retired Captain 7/1/93 Arrondo Bobonisvizc, RM2/1   Jan A. Nygard, ETN2 Jay Walter Gustafson, EN2   PCFs 70-79       Subic Bay, PI PCFs 60-69     Crew Jon Joseph Seigert Sr, QM3         Crew 12C       3/9/68-2/69 *retired BMCM 9/19/88 - was from Virginia   11/69-2/70 Arthur L. Harris, SK1   sam.huffman@comcast.net     8/31/67- Milton D. Maxwell, EN2 Jack Vickler, OinC 2/13/68- Wilmer Warren Byrd Jr, BM3 Michael Peter Danicich, BM3 access the Swift Boat Sailors Association homepage, web & spider, tattooed across his back), trained VNN crews for swift boat service - Anaheim, CA, *retired GMG1 9/4/76 - *deceased 9/24/2006 in Macon, GA, *retired OSC 10/31/80 - was from Virginia, ?PCFs 11, 74 w/ LT Joseph Fachinger & BMC Davis? Coast Guard Cutter in early 1968 - Starke, FL, on PCF 38 or 45 the day of the PCF 43 ambush - Jeannette, PA. ?Robert L. Ellis Jr, OSC (SW) stationed at Diego Garcia? Qui Nhon     5/69-6 or 7/69   Suffolk, VA Jerry Santos Vallejos, BM3 7/25/68-3/10/69   Richard E. Gilbert, RD3 *deceased 3/3/1969 in Pelican Rapids, MN 9/5/68-8/69 details 1/68-?? 2/1/68- Michael (Nmn) Manno, QM3   8/16/68-8/69 ?retired EN1/Chief on 2/14/75? deceased 3 March 2013 in Jacksonville, FL - attorney/federal judge Charlie DaNang/Chu Lai     John Chapman Bultman, BM3       Charles Louis Miller, OinC       Thomas J. Ingle, EN2 was from Illinois Edward Watson Smith, QM2 Billy Ray Carr, QM2 James Leroy Smith, BM2 5/6/67- Jeffery (Carl) Hanson 6/20/68- ?4/68-4/69?               was from Pennsylvania 12/30/68-         - *retired CDR 8/19/86 - *deceased 3/17/2001 in San   Joe Don Shaddix, QM2 Seahunt11@aol.com ?retired on 8/18/87?   Robert Pet Heinz, BM1   was from Mississippi   kh6cn@earthlink.net   - was from San Diego, CA area, San Jose, CA - All trained together in Coronado 5/6-7/5/68, No permanent boat - used PCF 62 thru 65 - Ambler, PA, *retired BMC 7/2/74 - *deceased 1/4/80 in Escambia, FL, *retired GMG1 1/31/74 - was from Pennsylvania, ?retired BM? Mechanicsville, VA   5/22/67-   February 18, 2014 at   Ben Wheeler   *retired BMC 4/10/75 - was from Illinois Richard Kern Fontaine, LTJG, OinC 9/69-9/70 Cat Lo/An Thoi   *retired YNC 7/15/71 - *deceased 10/26/97 in Alameda, CA   An Thoi   Crew 45 Windsor Heights, IA Sa Dec Earl Lee Givens, GMG3 DaNang   made SH2 - was from California ?PCF 100?   was from California 12/26/68-   8/17/66-8/15/67 Krisakis, BM2 Stillwater, MN Gary Carl Duerkoop, LTJG, OinC 6/20/68- David L. Richardson, GMG3   3/67-3/68 William Guy Bierman, YNC 1969.   Cam Ranh Bay George Frederick Harris, EN3 1/5/68- Richard Stuart Satter, LTJG/LT, OinC was from Arizona   nealclarkn@cs.com Qui Nhon   Robert P. Salien, STG2     Paul Elroy Gamble, EN2 dwi618@aol.com     An Thoi PCF 12 & 94 - Mission Viejo, CA   Richard A. Yanke, EN2   Raymond William Bodak, RM2 *retired ENCM 6/30/81 - was from Florida David Mattson Hensley, EN3   assigned to NSA DaNang - retired HTCS 12/8/77 - Concho, AZ - Errol, NH - law professor at Tufts University       4/68-12/69 2/24/68-2/69 8/68-8/69   66-67   Uniform     NC, *retired ENC 6/30/83 - was from California, ?PCF 20?   William Joseph Lecky, Staff   DaNang   Originally, the boats were designed to service offshore oil rigs. (Swift Boat Series) Part Two Memories of the USS Krishna and An Thoi during the Vietnam War Phil Salter Part One (Swift Boat Series) Interview of Phil Salter Part One Joining the Navy, The Fleet, Swift Boats in Vietnam, and the Crew of PCF 94 Phil Salter Part Two George L. Copeland, EN3 Qui Nhon Dorse Edward Lee Jr, SN 7/6/67- Virginia area - Grandfather was an Admiral 6/16/67- 4/28/66-9/24/669/24/66-4/21/67 was from New York James Odis Benton, EN1     3/24/66-3/7/67 was from Idaho       6/20/67- 4/17/68- 1/16/68-       Cruise Books     Cam Ranh Bay 10/2/68-   jjwyatt48@gmail.com       Richard J. Harney, GMG2         BM3 Richard Charles Simon Larry R(obert) Robinson, ?PR3? - Eads, TN   7/10/66-   Delbert Toussaint Reed, GMGSN   ? Alexander John Grinz was from California       *deceased 6/10/1979 in an Escondido, CA car accident - made EN1 Jerry Cornelis Steenhoven, GMG3 Chu Lai/ DaNang     7/2/68- An Thoi the 3rd crewman (unknown) Henry Alden Colton, EN2     Merhle Edwin Grable, BM3/2 Grover K. Bancroft, GMG3         the 2nd crewman (unknown) Great Falls, VA - Attorney     4/30/68- Richard George Thibault, RMSN/3     Michael Hans Holleson, GMG3     John Edward Sharer, BM3 Redmin Velez, EN2 3/13/68-3/69           had chronic seasickness and spent most of his year in the admin ?/66       Daniel Lynn Baggett, BM3   *retired QMC 7/18/75 - *deceased 6/26/08 in Wauconda, IL, ?PCF-8? Cat Lo niece Cindy Carbiener)   Jim Barona Hillard Buster Davis, EN1 Concord, CA     - Seneca Falls, NY Henderson, ENS   was from Midland, IL was from Pennsylvania 6/5/68- deceased 5/22/2012 in San Diego, CA Robert Cleveland Stivers, GMG3   Terry Andrew Stephens, BM3 Based on the book Swift Boats at War in Vietnam, this immersive new exhibit lets you experience their courage under fire.   An Thoi   7/21/68-69 Michael Ronnie Katz, SN Crew       6/9/67- Gerald Clifford Daub, GMG3 12/8/66- Saginaw, MI Gastonia, NC           2/24/68- Franklin, MI USS Vance crewman - occasional swift rider - Vancouver, WA   12/8/66-5/67 An Thoi     John Gary Beauchamp Jr, SN/QM3 Staff - *retired CWO2 3/31/83 - *deceased 12/10/06 in Dennis James Makovsky, EN2 Eagale Lake, FL   2/27/68-2/69   Qui Nhon   transferred early to Crew 25B w/ LTJG Hugh Taylor boat or crew assignmentAny entries new since the last update to the   - was from Massachusetts     - Boston, MA Crew 79A Joseph Allen Chaddock, GMGSN   Gregory J. Dunacusky Kenneth Gatch Schleyer, BM2 3/23/68- 6/20/68- An Thoi   Troy, TX Cam Ranh Bay Cat Lo Yankee   Chilhowie, VA ?Swiftee or Staff? DaNang 12/26/68- 2/66-12/66 North Kingston, RI Grapevine, TX   Michael John Trefren, YN2 Edson Joseph Rood, LTJG, OinC       was from Falls City, NE tiesackett@mchsi.com Cat Lo   An Thoi/Cam Ranh Bay 2/24/68- ?retired EN1 on 11/19/82? was from Indiana   12/3/67-11/68     Greg Palle(a)s vfw7293@gmail.com     Donald J. Gruenwald, BM3   Roger Lee O'Diam, RD3 ?DaNang?   *retired EN1 7/31/84 - was from Louisiana Entries are listed below in alphanumeric order (1-to-Z). Billy R. Roles, EN1 Peter John Welle, GMG3 *retired GMG1 7/12/79 - was from Oklahoma If you have any corrections,     9/68- 6/5/68- John Everson Chubb Jr, LTJG/LT, OinC           Chula Vista, CA - left country 1/1/67   - was from Garden City, NY, ?PCF 22 & 75?   Stuart Carl Jackson, QM2   Qui Nhon   An Thoi   11/11/66- ?PCFs 43, 46 & 47? 8/68-69 Florissant, MO WIA 10/3/1969 & medevaced to the states - Grapevine, TX 10/69 -2/70-?? *deceased 7/5/12 in Sammamish, WA *deceased 3/21/75 in Cleveland, OH   Deland, FL or Houston, TX   Oregon City, OR John Edward Safar, GMG3       was from Pennsylvania       Robert J. Wilson, EN1 David Frank MacGrath III, LTJG, OinC Cam Ranh Bay Hillery Arthur Parrack St Albans, WV   Concord, CA Crew 112   An Thoi/DaNang   Donald Henry Burer, SN   was from California *deceased 7/13/06 in Carmel, CA Stephen D. Fuller, RD3   Gerald Leon Hayes     *retired Captain 7/19/91 -   8/11/67- Franklin C. Collins, BM2 2/70-3/70 4/3/66-2/2/67 - - Port Orchard, WA, artist - when not on patrol, he used to paint pictures of Playboy Playmates   *retired BMC 5/31/91 - Virginia Beach, VA Cat Lo 12/69-3/70 An Thoi ?Sacramento, CA? was from New York Cat Lo Power was served through 2 x Detroit …     Theron G. Lindsley, QM2 4/27/67-   Juliet 6/20/68-     *retired RMC 7/10/72 - *deceased 2/10/99 in Lawton, OK 7/23/68-   Charles E. Hinton, BM1 Robert F. Bravinder, RD3   Lawrence Lewis McClintick, EM1   James L. Kerns, GMG3 2/10/68-1/8/68 Uniontown, PA Robert Ray Wickham, EN2   Kipton C. Komler, OinC 7/6/67-? 8/22/67- was from Texas Richard Stanley Telega, EN2 Roger Albert Davenport, QM2     2/13/68-   Frederick Lee Brady, EN3     Peter Michael Herchik, BM2     James Graham Colvin II, LTJG, OinC Charles Edward Settle, EN2 11/20/67-    5/9/68-7/13/68   7/13/68/69 chunol@aol.com 7/30/68- Qui Nhon Kurt Eugene Theile Jr, QM2 Richard W. Moison, BM3   5/15/66-4/1/67   additions or amplifying information to any of the data presented here, please - Queens Creek, AZ, ?PCF 100?   - Seekonk, MA *deceased 6/8/1998 in Spokane, WA     3/25/68-   ?Swiftee or Staff?   Charles E. Whitlock, YN2/1 mr_bob_1947@yahoo.com       9/6/67- Chester Bishop Jr, SN     1/16/67-6/68   Thomas Terrence Triplett, LT arrived in country 5/9/68   DaNang   Summerville, SC blackhills_58@yahoo.com Allan Dean Moffatt, BM3   Gary Lee Suarez, LTJG, OinC   prosecution of the conflict in South Vietnam. - Albuquerque, NM Wayne Bruce Pollock, GMG2 ?66-2/67? Where, When, Who & What Tables   Norman Ray Tallent, RD2       6/20/68- 7/18/67-   69-70   Qui Nhon was from Arkansas William Paul Harvey, ICFN 1967   was from Wisconsin   11/24/68- was from Ohio 6/6/67-12/18/67 John Foster Scholl, LTJG/LT, OinC Cat Lo   *retired QMCM on 12/19/95 - Navarre, FL   Cat Lo/An Thoi 7/69-11/69 Leroy Arnold Clewette, SA/SN Portsmouth, RI   6/6/67-   12/26/68-         Alpha       cpopotter@comcast.net Port Trevorton, PA 12/10/68- Harry Marshall Howton, LT, OinC   12/69-3/70     An Thoi/Cam Ranh Bay   11/16/67-4/28/684/28/68-11/1/68 Pat Buck   Michael A. Wicks, GMG2   - Everett, WA, *retired EN1 12/31/90 - was from Michigan, Crew 36 - *retired ENC 2/28/83 - Middleburg, FL, ?PCF 19? 6/5/68-   2/7/66-4/17/664/18/66-2/3/67 10/67-68       Chu Lai Victor - made chief and retired 4/10/67-4/8/68 1/29/67- Frederick Williamson, YN2   John Henry Harms, LTJG/LT, OinC rneilson@maine.rr.com was from Pennsylvania   Roger Dale Anderson, QM2   11/18/67-       12/3/67-11/68 6/28/68- *retired BMC 7/31/79 - was from Washington   Daniel R. "Sully" Sullivan, GMG3     ?PCFS 18 & 80?   *retired ENCS 12/31/1984 - Lynnwood, WA   H. Haviland, RMSA 5/18/68-7/10/68   *retired QM1 7/15/77 - was from New Hampshire Charles Bernard Boehne, BM3 Howard L. Cox, EN1 3/9/68-2/692/69-3/69 - Lineville, AL Springdale, AR was from Birmingham, AL ?retired BM1 7/20/77?   68-6/69   was from Ohio 11/26/68- John Anthony Trischitti, QM2 A    B    C    D    E    F    G    H    I    J    K    L    M    N    O    P    Q    R    S    T    U    V    W    X    Y    Z 12/15/67-   Cam Ranh/Qui Nhon Victor James Garrido, BM3/2 Richard Hagel Brons, RD3 Daniel Lawrence Potts, RD3     Richard Lee Harvey, LTJG, OinC Warren Alfred David, EN2       Cat Lo Thomas Elbert Wagner, RM2 var sc_project=2039890; was from Ohio   4/20/67-7/68 Charles Louis Volk Jr, LTJG, OinC 10/2/68-   8/22/67- 10/28/68-2/70 ?Swiftee or Staff? Robert Leroy Arnold, EN3       FL, *retired GMGC 2/19/90 - was from Virginia, *retired BMCS 12/31/91 - was from Washington, *retired QM1 5/25/79 - *deceased 2/5/10 in Mobile, AL, *retired BMCM 9/19/88 - was from Virginia, ?with LTJG Gugliotta crew on the 89 boat? Missoula, MT Keith Lambert Erickson, LTJG/LT, OinC Braddock, PA Greeley, CO Boston, MA     DaNang     9/12/67- Edward Leigh Shorr, LTJG, OinC was from Kansas 9/69-1/70   4/13/67-     rnkline@msn.com     4/3/66-5/14/665/15/66-2/7/67   6 or 7/69-??   PCFs 40-49         Qui Nhon   6/69-6/70 Peter Carl Hilstrom, LT, OinC     Richard Chester Mason, BM3 69-70 Thomas Merrill Greene, RD2 William Lee Lowe, QM1       Billy Joe Tindell, EN2 James Prater, BM1 trained in Coronado 5/6 thru 7/5/68 - ?retired ENC 1/19/90? Richland, WA     2/24/68-         Stephen Michael Poor, SN QM2 Richard Laverne Wissler Jr - KIA 10/2/69 - was from Willow Street, ?PCF 31 - 3/66-6/66 & PCF 68 - 7/66-12/66?     was from Kentucky Joseph Frank Miller, BM3 ?-11-12/69-? Bill Turner Jon Prince Bruce, RMSA DaNang Robert White Sharer, LTJG, OinC An Thoi 2/24/68-   8/69-8/70 William T. Bowman, BM3     juanita@McClintick.org was from Tennessee St. Johns, USVI         8/14/68- An Thoi DaNang   An Thoi   James W. Middlesworth, QM2 Michael Albert Nacrelli III, QM3   7/30/68- Louisville, OH       1/69-   Harry Michael West, GMG3 Neal Harry Clark, EN3 Anthony E. Fulette, GMG3 leonnguyen@aol.com David William Staver, SN DaNang Comments   ?retired 1 10/19/1993? 1/8/68- 5/17/66-     John Wayne Hoeche, LTJG, OinC the 4th crewman (unknown) Billy Joe Furrh, SFC DaNang/Cat Lo/Qui Nhon Fred William Olson, EN2 PCFs 1-9    PCFs Cat Lo   2/24/68-5/69-9/69   Robert Glenn Kline, QM2/1 Mike Warren Alfred Davis, EN1     10/67-7/68 11/18/68-   Staff? made ETC - was from California   was from California Steven T. Anderson, RD3 In Mesa, CA, * retired GMGC on 8/2/71 William Byron Goodnow, EN3 DaNang. Wildfire @ flash.net 4/25/70-12/7012/70-71 An Thoi/Cam Ranh Bay? PCF 48 out of Long Beach, CA - deceased. Embarked their counterparts either swift boat crews vietnam individuals or complete crews WA,? 98... 1/2/68- Alfred Eugene Kennon, BT2 algae1147 @ yahoo.com 3/23/68-12/69 DaNang? Hohenwald, TN s. 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