Name :   RICHARD L. MUNSON

Email Address :   SFBSIR5@AOL.COM

Rate/Rank :   PN2

Years Aboard HWT :   1968 - 1970

Message :   TUCKER WAS THE BEST DUTY ASSIGNMENT I HAD IN THE 20 YEARS THAT I SERVED. RETIRED IN 1982 AS A PNC AND NOW LIVE & WORK IN PHOENIX

 

Name :   ray duffy

Email Address :   

Rate/Rank :   radarman

Years Aboard HWT :   four

Message :   

 

Name :   charles potete

Email Address :   crpp@netease.net

Rate/Rank :   YN2

Years Aboard HWT :   65-69

Message :   New e-mail address

 

Name :   Errol Sam Samuelson

Email Address :    sdprthd@aol.com

Rate/Rank :   STGCM(SW) Ret

Years Aboard HWT :   69-74

Message :   Yea, I said 74. Stayed on to turn the good ship Tucker over to the Brazilians. Was glad to see all of the reunion attendees in San Diego. C-ya in Charleston!

 

Name :   Garrett Bailey

Email Address :   drkstr_sk8er_71@aol.com

Rate/Rank :   C/1st Lt. AFJROTC

Years Aboard HWT :   none

Message :   My father Neal Bailey Served on this ship i want to thank the whole crew. Garrett Bailey

 

Name :   Robert (Bob) Hendricks

Email Address :   rh1355@worldnet.att.net

Rate/Rank :   DK2

Years Aboard HWT :   1966 - 1969

Message :   

 

Name :   Bob Hahn

Email Address :   mtnman@chaffee.net

Rate/Rank :   SIGMN 2nd

Years Aboard HWT :   0

Message :   Hi Tucker Crew. I was aboard the Rogers 876 48/52 when we were all in DESDIV 52. Just wanted to say HOWDY. Love your site, the Rogers is putting one togather. Reunion Nashville, TN. 9-03/07-03 Embassy Suites. In the area drop by, ask for me, get you a

 

Name :   jim sexton

Email Address :   jimbo4_354@msn.com

Rate/Rank :   sm1

Years Aboard HWT :   6 years

Message :   outstanding ship outstanding crew,so many happy memories.Ileft in 68 to go to vietnam riverine warfare

 

Name :   CARL A GUSIE

Email Address :   KE4ATN@JUNO.COM

Rate/Rank :   2ND RADIOMAN

Years Aboard HWT :   3 YEARS

Message :   HAVE LOTS OF PIC. OF THE CREW BETWEEN 1951 AND 1953...

 

Name :   Joseph Assentato

Email Address :   j.assentato@att.net

Rate/Rank :   BT3

Years Aboard HWT :   48/51

Message :   Looking for Rick Fabian and S.M.Mixon

 

Name :   Marion Kidd Banuelos

Email Address :   mkidingaltx@aol.com

Rate/Rank :   BT 3rd. Class

Years Aboard HWT :   

Message :   I was not on the Tucker but I was on the Rupertus DD851 from 1950-54.I was in (Co.169 1950 San Diego)and some of my boot camp buddies went on the Tucker,Mason & Flechteler.I am a member of the Rupertus Association & Tin Can Sailors.

 

Name :   McCall,Eugene

Email Address :   mccallsr1@aol.com

Rate/Rank :   MMC

Years Aboard HWT :   1964-1966

Message :   Thanks the Bob Miller Boys for find ing me in Vacaville Ca. USN RET.2003

 

Name :   Charles E. Fair

Email Address :    sonbar@ezlinknet.com

Rate/Rank :   SOSN

Years Aboard HWT :   1955 - 1056

Message :   SONAR GANG hedge hogs maintainence ASW QHBable sonar. Short but good year aboard the TUCK

 

Name :   Paul Beierschmitt

Email Address :   BEIERSCHMITTPC@NAVSEA.NAVY.MIL

Rate/Rank :   PNSN - PN3

Years Aboard HWT :   72-73

Message :   Served aboard to decommissioning. Was good to see shipmates at the 1st reunion, could not make the 2nd but am looking forward to the 3rd in Charleston.

 

Name :   John R. Phelan

Email Address :   vernon26@tnni.net

Rate/Rank :   RM 2/C

Years Aboard HWT :   45-46

Message :   I looked through the crew list and I didnt recognize any names from the original crew. RM1/C was named Smoot and the Chief was Slaughter.

 

Name :   Campbell, Gary

Email Address :   campbell@pe.net

Rate/Rank :   FTG2

Years Aboard HWT :   68-69

Message :   

 

Name :   BILL BRAGG

Email Address :   BCBRAGG@MSN.COM

Rate/Rank :   TM3

Years Aboard HWT :   65 66

Message :   HI YALL SURE WOULD LIKE TO HEAR FROM SOME OF MY OLD SHIPMATES WE HAD ALOT OF FUN TOGETHER GOD BLESS ALL THE TUCKER CREWS

 

Name :   GMG1 Jim Alvarez

Email Address :   elsasilks@earthlink.net

Rate/Rank :   SN

Years Aboard HWT :   1969-1970

Message :   GMG1 Jim Alvarez, USN, Retired Served on board the Tucker, my first ship from June 1969 through October of 1970. Now work for the VA Hospital Loma Linda, CA. 70% Disabled and hope to hear from some the members of the Tucker while stationed in Japan.

 

Name :   WALTER BOMBARDA

Email Address :    s-bombarda@ig.com.br

Rate/Rank :   1LtJG / Lt

Years Aboard HWT :   1984 - 1989

Message :   I served aboard the ex-TUCKER and ex-MARCILIO DIAS, during this period I had the hounor to share the same espirit of friendships, growing since old times in USNavy until to my Brazilian Navy. My deeply thanks to all of you.

 

Name :   Albert M. Forget

Email Address :   afroggy2@juno.com

Rate/Rank :   MCPO, USN (Retired)

Years Aboard HWT :   1976

Message :   Reported to USS HENRY W. TUCKER (DDR-875) to await separation on completion of enlistment. Decided to reenlist. As a result of a short and unavoidable UA, the Commanding Officer CDR Robert L. Thienes, reduced me from first class to second class. Immediate

 

Name :   Keith Williams

Email Address :   dkeithw2@hotmail.com

Rate/Rank :   

Years Aboard HWT :   

Message :   My father (deceased) was aboard the Tucker from 1948 until about 1950. He was GM-3. I served in the Navy from 1970 until 1974 on Okinawa. My mother is still living Annie Marie McCain.

 

Name :   Edgar Bostick

Email Address :   mcbost@aol.com

Rate/Rank :   

Years Aboard HWT :   1945-46

Message :   Does anyone remember serving with Ed Bostick? I am his widow...unfortunately he died in March before we knew of this web page or reunions.

 

Name :   Mel Dormaier

Email Address :   meld@olypen.com

Rate/Rank :   RDSN

Years Aboard HWT :   52-53

Message :   Would enjoy hearing from anyone that remembers me. 360 460 8296

 

Name :   Charles E. Fair

Email Address :   barson@ezlinknet.com

Rate/Rank :   SOSN

Years Aboard HWT :   55-56

Message :   Aboard TUCK from 55-56, attached to WESPCA in Philippines, Subic Bay. Sonar or ASW was my duties maintaining the Hedge Hogs and have watch QHBA sonar.

 

Name :   Terry L. Patty

Email Address :   tlp201@msn.com

Rate/Rank :   SN

Years Aboard HWT :   65-66

Message :   I came aboard with Bob Ferrell BM3 in Dec. 65 at Yokosuka our first ship I was only there until our return to the states. July 66

 

Name :   John R. Roepke

Email Address :   johnroepke@aol.com

Rate/Rank :   CDR USN (Retired)

Years Aboard HWT :   July 55 to June 57

Message :   Hello to all the snipes I served with. It sure got hot in the Engineering spaces at times. Thats when I learned not to use cream in my coffee.

 

Name :   Bob Jordan

Email Address :   bobphylj@msn.com

Rate/Rank :   BT 2

Years Aboard HWT :   1953 - 1955

Message :   Hy every budy, still looking for Bobby Brown, Larry Auston, ---- Morre. See you next reuion Bob.

 

Name :   Billie S. Harland

Email Address :   bchbf@pnx.com

Rate/Rank :   IC3

Years Aboard HWT :   1972

Message :   I was on board the Tucker from June of 72 until October of 72. This was between IC A school and Nucleor power School.

 

Name :   Donald Sprawls

Email Address :   ojisan@cox.net

Rate/Rank :   SK2

Years Aboard HWT :   3.5

Message :   

 

Name :   Chuck Ruth

Email Address :   cmruth39452@yahoo.com

Rate/Rank :   MM2

Years Aboard HWT :   63-65

Message :   I went aboard right after the HWT arrived in Boston for fram and left in 1965. have attended both prievious reunions and would not miss one. Bill/Pat&Bob you guys are doing a great job.

 

Name :   Derek Marshall

Email Address :   derek@derekmarshall.com

Rate/Rank :   Ltjg

Years Aboard HWT :   1965-66

Message :   Nice job on this web site. Quite a history. I enjoyed the photos and would like to see more. I note that the latest series of photos were included in the cruise book I put together in early 1966 just prior to the Tuckers return to CONUS. Nice bunch of peo

 

Name :   EDDIE&SHIRLEY CARPENTER

Email Address :   EDDIE32866@JUNO.COM

Rate/Rank :   TM-3

Years Aboard HWT :   

Message :   JUST VISTING FIND WEB SITE SERVED ON BARTON DD722 JOHN R PIERCE DD753 AND CONE DD866

 

Name :   Ron Campbell

Email Address :   gpip@seeprescott.com

Rate/Rank :   ETN2

Years Aboard HWT :   1956-58

Message :   It was so sad to see the HWT going to the bottom, after the good times I spent on her. Thats one experience I will never forget. You know most of us came on as kids and left as men! Thanks for the great job you have done and please continue to bring on m

 

Name :   Eugene S. McCall

Email Address :   mccallsr1@aol.com

Rate/Rank :   mm2,mm3,mmfn,mm3

Years Aboard HWT :   22JAN1964-26 Jan.1966

Message :   Ret. 1976

 

Name :   Joe L. Grant

Email Address :   revjgrant@sbcglobal.net

Rate/Rank :   SN

Years Aboard HWT :   4/71-8/73

Message :   Dear Brothers once again our shipmates find themselves in another gulf. May the blessing of our Lord Jesus Christ, save, protect, and keep them from harm, until they return to our shores once again.

 

Name :   Tom Stoakley

Email Address :   czp533@yahoo.com

Rate/Rank :   SK3

Years Aboard HWT :   N/A

Message :   Just wanted to post a short note as a tribute to GMG2 Harry Jackson Sydnor, Jr. I never served aboard the Tucker, but worked for GMG1 Harry Sydnor in Cam Rahn Bay, Viet Nam (shore duty) in 1967/68. http://community-2.webtv.net/Carronade3/NavalSupportServi

 

Name :   GMG1 Jim Alvarez USN, Ret.

Email Address :   elsasilks@earthlink.net

Rate/Rank :   SN

Years Aboard HWT :   1969-1970

Message :   

 

Name :   Paul E. Day

Email Address :   peday@aol.com

Rate/Rank :   SO3

Years Aboard HWT :   1958-1960

Message :   I would be happy to hear from anyone who was aboard the Tucker in the May 1958 to March 1960 period.

 

Name :   antonio fernandes de souza

Email Address :   fernandes.souza@zipmail.com.br

Rate/Rank :   

Years Aboard HWT :   5

Message :   Servi a durante cinco anos a bordo do CT MARCILIO DIAS e foram anos maravilhosos, principalmente em saber que estava a bordo de um naviio que tinha prestado grande servišo a US NAVY.

 

Name :   antonio fernandes de souza

Email Address :   fernandes.souza@zipmail.com.br

Rate/Rank :   

Years Aboard HWT :   5

Message :   Servi a durante cinco anos a bordo do CT MARCILIO DIAS e foram anos maravilhosos, principalmente em saber que estava a bordo de um naviio que tinha prestado grande servišo a US NAVY.

 

Name :   Jimmie McLin

Email Address :   SlimJim229@cs.com

Rate/Rank :   E3

Years Aboard HWT :   12/65-08/67

Message :   Got on board in Subic Bay 12/65 worked in I/C gang...

 

Name :   Hammond, Tom V

Email Address :   Tvurtis@aol.com

Rate/Rank :   QM2

Years Aboard HWT :   1972-1972

Message :   Hello shipmates

 

Name :   Ron Esslinger

Email Address :   ronesslinger@hotmail.com

Rate/Rank :   SH3

Years Aboard HWT :   4

Message :   On board the Henry W. 6-69 to 3-72. Started as a deck ape...then went into Supply. Washed everyones linen...stop your grinin and drop your linen..yuck..!! Then got into a real racket. The Ships Store. Man, that was the job...!! Sure wish we could buy cig

 

Name :   Bruce Winland Packy

Email Address :   bjrealt2000@yahoo.com

Rate/Rank :   BM2

Years Aboard HWT :   68-71

Message :   It was nice to find this site....hope to hear from guys I served with

 

Name :   Anderson, George A

Email Address :   ganders1@midsouth.rr.com

Rate/Rank :   ET2

Years Aboard HWT :   1957-1961

Message :   Living well in Mississippi. Regard my HWT days as a highlight in my life.

 

Name :   charles potete

Email Address :   crpp@netease.net

Rate/Rank :   YN2

Years Aboard HWT :   1965-1969

Message :   changed e-mail address