Name :   ralph keller
Were you aboard the Francis Marion :   yes
What Years :   66-70
Rate / Rank :   cs-3
E - mail Address :   
Url Address :   beaver pa
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Name :   Robert L. Hauck
Were you aboard the Francis Marion :   Yes
What Years :   1961-1963
Rate / Rank :   RD2
E - mail Address :   btbchauck@aol.com
Url Address :   
Comments :   
Name :   John Hausfeld
Were you aboard the Francis Marion :   Yes
What Years :   1971-1974
Rate / Rank :   QM
E - mail Address :   hausfeldjr@aol.com
Url Address :   
Comments :   
Name :   Thomas Eugene Martin
Were you aboard the Francis Marion :   Yes
What Years :   78
Rate / Rank :   PFC
E - mail Address :   thomas.martin56@verizon.net
Url Address :   
Comments :   I was on the Francis Marion in 1978 with the USMC and served on my first NATO cruise with LSG-4 unit. Are there any others out there!
Name :   Jackie Brown, Sr.
Were you aboard the Francis Marion :   Yes
What Years :   70 & 71
Rate / Rank :   HN/HM3
E - mail Address :   headpmt@msn.com
Url Address :   
Comments :   Deployed with 1st Bn, 6th Marines on Carib 1-71 and several training amphibious assaults at Onslow Beach, NC. Enjoyed working in sickbay. Retired as HMCM- Dec98
Name :   Jackie Brown, Sr.
Were you aboard the Francis Marion :   Yes
What Years :   70 & 71
Rate / Rank :   HN/HM3
E - mail Address :   headpmt@msn.com
Url Address :   
Comments :   Deployed with 1st Bn, 6th Marines on Carib 1-71 and several training amphibious assaults at Onslow Beach, NC. Enjoyed working in sickbay
Name :   Joe Fernandez
Were you aboard the Francis Marion :   Yes Sir
What Years :   Sept 1966 - Oct 1968
Rate / Rank :   EN2
E - mail Address :   carnutjoef@yahoo.com
Url Address :   
Comments :   Any sailors on board during these years, drop me a line. Last job was riding one of those Mike boats to shore.Hope I can make that reunion in Norfolk. Take care sailors.
Name :   Joe Fernandez
Were you aboard the Francis Marion :   Yes Sir
What Years :   Sept 1966 - Oct 1968
Rate / Rank :   EN2
E - mail Address :   carnutjoef@yahoo.com
Url Address :   
Comments :   Any sailors on board during these years, drop me a line. Last job was riding one of those Mike boats to shore.Hope I can make that reunion in Norfolk. Take care sailors.
Name :   Bob Vincent
Were you aboard the Francis Marion :   yes
What Years :   1970-1973
Rate / Rank :   FTG2
E - mail Address :   rtvincent@attbi.com
Url Address :   www.rtvincent.com
Comments :   The olea Francis Marion, our home at sea. It was a good time, now that it is 30 years later. We saw a lot and went a lot of different place. A good place to start.
Name :   Rusty Bower
Were you aboard the Francis Marion :   Yes
What Years :   78-79
Rate / Rank :   SKSN
E - mail Address :   rbower3804@aol.com
Url Address :   
Comments :   I was standing on stbd side main deck when the old Swamp Fox got nailed by that Greek freighter. I retired and live in VA Beach and would love to hear from any old shipmate in the area or anybody planning to attend the reunion.
Name :   Charles V White
Were you aboard the Francis Marion :   Yes
What Years :   1/67 - 5/70
Rate / Rank :   MM3
E - mail Address :   whitec50@knology.net
Url Address :   
Comments :   I am thrilled to find this site for my shipmates of The Swamp Fox
Name :   Phllip Lee Williams
Were you aboard the Francis Marion :   yes
What Years :   68-71
Rate / Rank :   QM2
E - mail Address :   philliplwilliams@netzero.net
Url Address :   
Comments :   continued in the Naval Reserve and retired as Senior Chief Quartermaster in 1995
Name :   Phllip Lee Williams
Were you aboard the Francis Marion :   yes
What Years :   68-71
Rate / Rank :   QM2
E - mail Address :   philliplwilliams@netzero.net
Url Address :   
Comments :   continued in the Naval Reserve and retired as Senior Chief Quartermaster in 1995
Name :   Jim Stafford
Were you aboard the Francis Marion :   YES
What Years :   June 1961 - October 1963
Rate / Rank :   BM3
E - mail Address :   jim.stafford@juno.com
Url Address :   
Comments :   Hey, all you Old Deck Apes from 61-63, where are you? We need you at the reunion this year in Norfolk in Oct. We are not having enough of you guys from the 1st, 2nd & 3rd Div.
Name :   joe whitaker
Were you aboard the Francis Marion :   aye aye
What Years :   61-63/65-66
Rate / Rank :   bm3,2,1-cwo4
E - mail Address :   chbosnjoe@alltel.net
Url Address :   
Comments :   The fox was my springboard to a very rewarding navy career. We worked hard and played hard. (the mike-8), what bm could ever forget captain bill and our manuevers to load it onboard!!
Name :   joe whitaker
Were you aboard the Francis Marion :   aye aye
What Years :   61-63/65-66
Rate / Rank :   bm3,2,1-cwo4
E - mail Address :   chbosnjoe@alltel.net
Url Address :   
Comments :   The fox was my springboard to a very rewarding navy career. We worked hard and played hard. (the mike-8), what bm could ever forget captain bill and our manuevers to load it onboard!!
Name :   Dewey Pollock
Were you aboard the Francis Marion :   Yes
What Years :   1966 to Feb 68
Rate / Rank :   BM3 then Retired BMCS
E - mail Address :   dewey@pollockmail.com
Url Address :   http://home.tampabay.rr.com/mrf/index/mrf.htm
Comments :   Was great times on the Franny Mae.. remember Wayne face Dunn, Billy Wayne Cross, Leon D. Nichols, Ray Perkins and some others... I have a photo of a 5th division party that is pretty cool....
Name :   AL Houle DC2
Were you aboard the Francis Marion :   YES
What Years :   1967/1969
Rate / Rank :   DC2
E - mail Address :   Alsford@Cox.net
Url Address :   
Comments :   
Name :   russ weihbrecht
Were you aboard the Francis Marion :   yes
What Years :   1972-1973
Rate / Rank :   e-1
E - mail Address :   ryebread@athenet.net
Url Address :   
Comments :   came aboard march 1972.shortly after went on manuvers.carribean,had some pretty good times with polock the cook and gialonzo,scotty,two,andothers.im planning on attending the reunion.see ya there-ryebread
Name :   Don Withrow
Were you aboard the Francis Marion :   
What Years :   
Rate / Rank :   
E - mail Address :   lwithrow@wcnet.org
Url Address :   
Comments :   My Dad is Senior Chief Meade Withrow who served aboard the Francis Marion in the seventies. I was aboard ship for a weekend Reserve cruise when I was about 8 years old!
Name :   Rocky Najera
Were you aboard the Francis Marion :   yes
What Years :   1971-1974
Rate / Rank :   ETSN
E - mail Address :   Rna1007293
Url Address :   
Comments :   I plan to attend reunion in Norfolk this coming October
Name :   Bill Humphreys
Were you aboard the Francis Marion :   Yes
What Years :   1979 (Decomm Crew)
Rate / Rank :   SN
E - mail Address :   
Url Address :   
Comments :   My 1st ship. Came onboard right after tanker accident. Got shipped out to USS Concord (AFS-5)with Peterson, Zamora, Nidefski and others. Partied with Holyoak, Danny Maine. Cant remeber the rest
Name :   Jim Stafford
Were you aboard the Francis Marion :   Yes - 1st Division
What Years :   1961-1963
Rate / Rank :   BM3
E - mail Address :   jim.stafford@juno.com
Url Address :   
Comments :   Hope to see all of you at our next reunion in Norfolk, VA. It is set for October 16-19, 2003. Contact Bob Martin at tinman61@juno.com to register. See you in October