Name : Thomas Sutherland
Were you aboard the Francis Marion : Yes
What Years : 76-79 (decomm crew)
Rate / Rank : BM3
E - mail Address : tsuth64@hotmail.com
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Name : germano
Were you aboard the Francis Marion : i was
What Years : 77-79
Rate / Rank : sn then later became et3
E - mail Address : dpg1993@aol.com
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Comments : hey stoney, did we smoke dope together because i really dont remember you man. thats ok though thanks bob for being the missing link that tokes us all together again...TOGETHER AGAIN....
Name : JEFF SULLIVAN
Were you aboard the Francis Marion : YES
What Years : SUMMER OF 77
Rate / Rank : SH/SA
E - mail Address : BADISSIMO@AOL.COM
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Comments : FLAGSHIP FOR ADMIRAL FOR QUEEN ELIZABETHS 25TH ANNIVERSARY (SILVER JUBILEE). ANYONE WHO WAS THERE CONTACT ME.
Name : W. Mike Smith
Were you aboard the Francis Marion : Yes
What Years : 1970-71
Rate / Rank : DK3
E - mail Address : msmith@inarchitechs.com
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Comments : Enjoyed 70/71 Med & Carib cruises... 1st ship to get kicked out of GTMO in six years.. R.D.Pace, Commanding
Name : Stoney
Were you aboard the Francis Marion : Yes
What Years : 76-78
Rate / Rank : BMSN
E - mail Address : miamibob13@yahoo.com
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Comments : Hey Danny: Yes we did.
Name : Stoney
Were you aboard the Francis Marion : Yes
What Years : 76-78
Rate / Rank : BMSN
E - mail Address : miamibob13@yahoo.com
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Comments : Danny: Are you from the Bronx? Did you hang with Bill Paquett? Did you take his car home on a long weekend one time?
Name : LIN WARREN
Were you aboard the Francis Marion : YES
What Years : 1967-1971
Rate / Rank : HT2
E - mail Address : LINLRW@AOL.COM
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Name : Gerard Lacasse
Were you aboard the Francis Marion : Yes
What Years : 1978
Rate / Rank : CPL USMC
E - mail Address : swampfox04222@yahoo.com
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Comments : Former Marine thanks the crew for a good opportunity to train and for the ride accross the Atlantic.
Name : Ken McClelland OS1,USN(Ret)
Were you aboard the Francis Marion : Yes
What Years : 74-76
Rate / Rank : OS1
E - mail Address : kmcclelland@iopener.net
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Comments : Served as LPO OI Div 1974 to 27 Feb 76 upon my retirement USN.I had the good fortune to serve with a Outstanding Group of RADARMAN! BZ!
Name : Thomas H. Cook ( Tom )
Were you aboard the Francis Marion : yes
What Years : 68'-70'
Rate / Rank : EM3
E - mail Address : tomkat14344@juno.com
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Name : Robert Gulick(bob)
Were you aboard the Francis Marion : yes
What Years : 3yrs8mo.9days. late 60s
Rate / Rank : signalmal, SM2
E - mail Address : gulickr@rl.af.mil
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Comments : really enjoyed my time on the ship. On board with curt stone, rob newhart,tancreaty(sp). and many other fine men. The cruises were great and the food was even better. My hats off to all who served with me. May God bless you all. bob
Name : Germano
Were you aboard the Francis Marion : 1977-1979
What Years : yes i was
Rate / Rank : sn
E - mail Address : dpg1993@aol.com
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Comments : hey stoney, no i didnt borrow a car i had a '69 goat. if i had a pic of you i would remember. i hung with Maine,Holyoak,Mulcahy,Lake,Taylorand anyone who had a joint. i hear a bag is extremly 'high' these days.lol
Name : Germano
Were you aboard the Francis Marion : yes
What Years : 77-79
Rate / Rank : sn
E - mail Address : dpg1993@aol.com
Url Address : i live in tennessee
Comments : stoney, send me a pic maybe this will refresh my memory. dont remember a bill paquette. is that true about dk1 spencer ?
Name : Jeff Booher
Were you aboard the Francis Marion : YES
What Years : 73-76
Rate / Rank : EN3
E - mail Address : booherlot@aol.com
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Name : Timothy M. Dowling
Were you aboard the Francis Marion : Yes
What Years : 68-70
Rate / Rank : E-4 / BT3
E - mail Address : dowlingpentex2@aol.com
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Comments : Just found out about the reunions thru the american legion monthly,looking forward to seeing all the old shipmates.
Name : Stoney
Were you aboard the Francis Marion : Yes
What Years : 76-78
Rate / Rank : BMSN
E - mail Address : miamibob13@yahoo.com
Url Address : Ohio
Comments : Danny: What about Spencer??????? All I remember about him was that he always went back to his rack after morning muster.
Name : Richard (Dick) Bains
Were you aboard the Francis Marion : yes
What Years :
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E - mail Address :
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Name : Richard ( Dick) Bains
Were you aboard the Francis Marion : Yes
What Years : 63-66
Rate / Rank : E-3
E - mail Address : bsbains@home.com
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Name : Robert J. Bodisch
Were you aboard the Francis Marion : Yes
What Years : 1969
Rate / Rank : Sgt. E-5
E - mail Address : rbodisch@governor.state.tx.us
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Name : andrew anderson
Were you aboard the Francis Marion :
What Years :
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E - mail Address :
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Name : Morris Michael J
Were you aboard the Francis Marion : Yes
What Years : 1969
Rate / Rank : USMC L/Cpl
E - mail Address : mikie@wcc.net
Url Address :
Comments : Sailed aboard the Francis Marion in probably late 68 or early mid 69. (Sorry, it's been too many years). It was a Med Float and a NATO deal. Was an orderly for Brig. Gen. LaHue,CG 2DForce Troops, 2D FMFLANT. I was with 2D force Reconnaissance Co. Got to b
Name : Duane K. Cloninger
Were you aboard the Francis Marion : Yes (Plankowner)
What Years : 1961-1964
Rate / Rank : GMG2-Retired GMCS USN
E - mail Address : duanepipes@aol.com
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Comments : Looking forward to seeing old shipmates.
Name : Curtis D Royal
Were you aboard the Francis Marion : yes
What Years : 75-77
Rate / Rank : mm3
E - mail Address : mmccdr@home.com
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Name : germano
Were you aboard the Francis Marion : yes , sometimes
What Years : 77-79
Rate / Rank : sn , then
E - mail Address : dpg1993@aol.com
Url Address :
Comments : I remember that southerland dude.What ever happened to Mccolgan?I heard Otoole got the shit beat out of him in Cleveland.
Name : Thomas Sutherland
Were you aboard the Francis Marion : yes
What Years : 76-79 Decomm crew
Rate / Rank : BM3
E - mail Address : tsuth64@hotmail.com
Url Address :
Comments : Dan I remember you too. I tried to email you and it came back to me. Mccolgan retired in 78 i was honors BM for his departure. I don't remember what happened to O Toole.
Name : fred voelker
Were you aboard the Francis Marion : yes
What Years : 1971-74
Rate / Rank : ftg3/2nd base
E - mail Address : fvoel96230@aol.com
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Comments : anyone that knew me,please e-mail as you will.sam,barry and doug,where the hell are you guys?
Name : Robert T Shelly
Were you aboard the Francis Marion : Yes
What Years : 1977-1979
Rate / Rank : HT 3
E - mail Address : yogi4207@excite.com
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Name : Bob Shelly
Were you aboard the Francis Marion : inside and out
What Years : 1977-1979 decom/collison crew
Rate / Rank : HT3
E - mail Address : yogi4207@excitemail.com
Url Address :
Comments : germano,sutherland,and stoney. Its a little fuzzy but I do remember you guys. "H.D.A." I have pictures from the collison on 3/5/79, taken from the deck of the cutter that came alongside
Name : Hoover, Lloyd N.
Were you aboard the Francis Marion : Yes
What Years : Jul 69 - Jul 70
Rate / Rank : CAPT USN
E - mail Address : LNimsH@aol.com
Url Address :
Comments : Great Web Site
Name : Thomas Sutherland
Were you aboard the Francis Marion : Yes
What Years : 76-779
Rate / Rank : BM3
E - mail Address : tsuth64@hotmail.com
Url Address :
Comments : Bob Shelly! Phillyman. Just to jog your memory I was on the Corry when you were on the Johnston. I was POIC of the linehandlers when the happy jack ran aground 5 minutes after getting underway. We spoke to each other a few minutes before that.
Name : Thom Sutherland
Were you aboard the Francis Marion : yes
What Years : 76-79
Rate / Rank : BM3
E - mail Address : tsuth64@hotmail.com
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Comments : Bob, Sorry I confused the Johnston with the Ellison...it was the Johnston that ran aground. It was the nickname i got confused over. Do you keep up with Louisgna or any of the other R Div gang??
Name : Richard Myre
Were you aboard the Francis Marion : Yes
What Years : 1961-1962
Rate / Rank : MM2
E - mail Address : Grampabear61@Aol.Com
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Comments : I came aboard from USS Chilton APA-38. The general was new and squeaky clean. Chilton was always out on ops, never clean. Both were good ships though. I'd like to find MM1 Chet Cassel.
Name : Thomas Dawson
Were you aboard the Francis Marion : yes
What Years : 1962-64
Rate / Rank : seaman
E - mail Address : shilohdaw99@aol.com
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Name : Frank Straws
Were you aboard the Francis Marion : yes
What Years : don't know
Rate / Rank : don't know
E - mail Address : danbutler@bigvalley.net
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Comments : I am signing this for my brother-in-law Frank. He isn't on the internet yet. But I am sure he would love to hear from anyone who knew him back when. I can pass along any messages. Thanks, Linda
Name : Johannes Jansen
Were you aboard the Francis Marion : Yes
What Years : 1971
Rate / Rank : Marine coporal
E - mail Address : jgcj@planet.nl
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Comments : I am a dutch marine and I was on your ship for 1 month in october 1971 during the exercise Doria Salute. I do have great memories and also some pics of the boat.. If someone is interested in it just meal me. Cheers!!!
Name : Timothy J. Roe
Were you aboard the Francis Marion : yes
What Years : 1968 to 1970
Rate / Rank : E-4 SK3
E - mail Address : EORTS@AOL.COM
Url Address : 1885 TEMPLE JOHNSON ROAD LOGANVILLE, GA 30052
Comments : I WOULD ENJOY FINDING OUT MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE SHIP AND SHIPMATS IN STOREKEEPING DURING THIS TIME. WHAT A PLEASURE
Name : robert hayes
Were you aboard the Francis Marion : yes
What Years : 63 64 65
Rate / Rank : po3
E - mail Address : ok61@aol
Url Address :
Comments : robert jefferson 1961 65
Name : robert hayes
Were you aboard the Francis Marion : yes
What Years : 62 63 64
Rate / Rank : en3
E - mail Address : ok61@aol
Url Address :
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Name : robert jefferson
Were you aboard the Francis Marion : yes
What Years : 61 62 63 64
Rate / Rank : en3
E - mail Address :
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Name : tony lapergola
Were you aboard the Francis Marion : yes
What Years : 74-75
Rate / Rank : sksa
E - mail Address : eagle1tony@aol.com
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