VP-5 Squadron Shipmates
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BROWNLEE, Curtis W. "Chink" curbrow@charter.net "...I served with Guided Missile Service Squadron GMSRON-2 and (squadron redesignated) VU-8 (1960-1962). I now reside in Mt. Carmel, TN. I would like to hear from former Shipmates..." [E-Mail Updated 09JAN2011 | 20DEC2006]

HALL, Gaylon ghall65068@aol.com "...Was in VP-11 for a tour around '55 and then did 4 years at NS Roosevelt Roads, PR 57-61. The outfit was GMSRON-2. Had a couple of P2's that dropped target drones for ship artillery practice. Also lauched F-9 drones. Was a great time to be stationed down there..." [17NOV2000]

HOWERTH, AK3 Dennis kdhowerth@hotmail.com "...I served with GMSRON-2 (Guided Missile Service Squadron 2) and Plank Owner with VU-8 at NS Roosevelt Roads, PR from October 1959 to September 1961 in the Supply Department and NAS Brunswick, Maine from September 1961 to July 1963. I currently live in Port Clinton, Ohio..." [26MAY2010]

LARSEN, AK2 Thomas bull.moose@comcast.net "...I served aboard NAS Chincoteague, Virginia (1956) and GMSRON-2 (1959) at NS Roosevelt Roads, PR. Left the Navy in October 1959..." [16JUL2012]

McMILLAN, LtCol Erik Retired erikmcmillan@cox.net "...I served with GMSRON-2 (07/1958-10/1959). I left the Navy and retired from the USAF..." [24DEC2011]

SENDEWICZ, AT2 Robert sendewicz@sbcglobal.net "...I attended AT School (1959) at NAS Memphis, Tennessee, Guided Missile Service Squadron GMSRON-2 (1959-1960), redesignated VU-8 (1960-1962), left for discharge but ended up in the U.S. Naval Hospital, St. Albans, NY. I had an operation on my ear there which didn't work out. I was then sent to the U.S. Naval Hospital, Philadelphia, PA. There I ran into fellow red Tail Bill Brenan. I was finally discharged on October 16 1962. I spent some of the best times of my life at NS Roosevelt Roads, PR..." [20JAN2019]

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