USS Buchanan's Departed Shipmates

 

 

NAME RANK/RATE DATES ABOARD DATE OF DEATH
ARMSTRONG FTM2 1978 1978
ARTHUN, Harold FTG2 62-63 APRIL 9, 2002
BOND, Robert MM2 62-66 1966
BOYD, Rickie D.    6/63-8/66 SEPTEMBER 16, 2012
CARD, Randy IC3 72-73 MAY 73
CRAFT, Darrell OS2 81-84 DECEMBER 4, 2004
CARLIN FTM3 1980 NOVEMBER 1980
CASMIER, Dave EM2 8/62-3/66 JANUARY 12, 2013
CAUGHEL, John BT2 69-71 2009
CHANCELLOR, Otis E. ETC 61-63 SEPTEMBER 9, 2001
CHASTAIN, Huey Lloyd (Chris) EM1 68-69 1984
CLARK, William D. GMM2 63-66 1984
CRABB, Bob   65-67 SEPTEMBER 30, 2013
CRAFT, Darrell OS2 81-84 DECEMBER 4, 2004
DAVIS, Leonard Ray (KIA) SN 1972 APRIL 17, 1972
DEKKER, Dan GMT2 84-86 1987
De SERMOV, Serge (Sonny) EN1 81-83 FEBURAY 21, 2008
DIRICKSON, Larry FTM2 1/67-3/71 2009
EDWARDS, Rick RD3 68-71 1984
ENDERLE, Larry SK3 69-76  
ENDERLIN, Larry D.  SK3 69-70 2010
EVANS, William EW1(ET) 69-71 1987
FLYNN, Randy EN1 77-79 APRIL 13, 1984
FOUNTAIN, Jerry FTMC 1972 OCTOBER 10, 2008
FRENCH, Larry LeRoy YN2 1/63-7/63 DECEMBER 2002
GARDELLA, Paul Lt. 12/78-2/82 MAY 28, 2012
GIVENS, Jack    1972 JANUARY 12, 2002
GREGORY, J.D.   1965 FEBRUARY 7, 2002
GRIGGS, Roger GMT2 82-84 1985
HAMES FN    
HAURWITZ, Michael   73-74 JANUARY 31, 2008
HECKLER, George C. RM1 86-88  
HENRY, William G. FC2(SW) 86-90  
HILL, JACK T. SKC 70-71 FEBRUARY 17, 2002
HUFFMAN, Melven BTCS 61-62 MAY 21, 2004
HUTCHINS, Clifton J. RM1 61-65 JULY 17, 2003
HUSKEY, Eskell (KIA**) SN 1967 1968
JENKS,Richard Dale(KIA*) SN 62-64 DECEMBER 13, 1967
JONES, Everett R.  BM1 61-64 MARCH 10, 2014
JONES, Lonnie Herman FA 64-66 2004
JONES, Micheal Barnes QM3 67-68 JUNE 3, 2009
JORDAN, Robert Kenneth  YN 63-64 FEBRUARY 2003
KINKADE, Bill (KIA***)     1990
KINKADE, Johney   91 JANUARY 26, 2004
LANGE, Robert P. SFM1 67-69 JUNE 4, 2004
LESNIAK MM3    
LENERTZ, Gerald   65-68 OCTOBER 1983
LOEH, Robert L.  Lt. 84-85 2010
LIGHTWINE, Howard BTC 70-73 NOVEMBER 30, 2005
MANIS, Frank OS3 78-80 AUGUST 2004
MARAK, Ronald RDC 66-69 2009
MATHIOWETZ, David SM 1/64-8/67 20120
MAYO EMFN 88  
McMASTER, John Danial ETC 64-67 JANUARY 10, 2004
McSHERRY, Robert IC2    
MEZORI, Dennis BT3 63-67 DECEMBER 1980
MILLS, Gilbert SHSN 64-67 OCTOBER 6, 2000
MILLS, Gorden (Gordie) MM3 83-84 1984
MILLS, Les BT 3 88-91 JUNE 7,2012
MONTONY, Kenneth Ray HM2 87-89 JANUARY 21, 1990
NELSON, Richard ( Rick) FC2(SW) 85-1/90 JANUARY 5, 2012
NOLAN, Charles T. OSC 76-80 APRIL 24. 2007
PAHL, Terry M. STG2   DECEMBER 3, 1978
PAYNE, Larry B. HM3 64-65 AUGUST 6, 2005
PEARSON, Bob QM3 1/64-9/67  
PENDER, Norman MMC 62-65  
PONTIUS, Reid F. (Poncho) FTM2 63-66 JANUARY 6, 2008
REESE, Jerry E. IC3 69-72 DECEMEBER 10,2010
RIDER, Jim BT3 69-71 NOVEMBER 30,2001
RIGGS, Rick MM 78-81  
ROWSE, Robert   67-68 DECEMBER 9, 2002
SAPP, Alec      2007
SCOTT, Michael J. STG2 5/89-6/91 NOVEMBER 2014
SIELIGA, Joseph J. SK3 65-68 OCTOBER 13, 1980
SOUTH, Rick P. (Dick) BT3 69-71  
STEPHENS, Richard L.  FTM3 63-66 FEB 17, 2012
STEPHENSON, Bradley Alan HTFN 6/80-3/82 MAY 2010 
STOJANOV MM1 (SW)    
STOUT, Kenneth Leroy  HM1 66 SEPTEMBER 4, 1986
TAYLOR, Allen Lt. 67-69  
THEARLE, W. James  CDR. (CO) 7/71-9/72 APRIL 5, 2011
VAN WINKLE, Glindell (RIP) OSC 69-72 JULY 29, 2013
WALLACE, Jim MR2 68-69 JUNE 7, 2005
WALTON, Larry   MM3 62-65 2010
WEBSTER, David A. CDR. (CO) 62-63 JUNE 15, 1999
WHEELER, Llyod (Farmall) RD 3 70-73 DECEMBER 22, 1999
WRIGHT, Willie Alvin PO3 68-71 DECEMBER 27,2000
YARBOUGH, David R. FTM3 63-66 APRIL 29,2007
ZIMMERMAN, Richard (Dick)  LT(ChEng) 70-71 FEBRUARY 25, 2015 

*  Joined Army 1964, attended helicopter flight school, died when his helicopter crashed in Viet Nam  Location 31e,89 on Viet Nam Memorial

** Volunteered for Combat Duty Left Buchanan for Viet Nam

*** Desert Storm

 

 

 
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