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Memorial Picture "...SCAFFIDI, AMH1 Richard V. "Moose"...ROSLYN, Pennsylvania (11 Apr 2008) — Family, friends and colleagues expressed their admiration for a deputy fire marshal and dive instructor who died while scuba diving in Bonaire. Richard V. Scaffidi, 50, of Roslyn, died April 1 while scuba diving with Buddy Dive Resort. Authorities in Bonaire declined comment on the fatal scuba diving accident and there was no mention of the tragedy in local print media including the Bonaire Reporter. Scaffidi was well-known and respected for his service to the community. For 21 years, he served as lieutenant and captain of the Roslyn Fire Company and was involved in outreach programs to local elementary schools. In addition to organizing various community events including the Fourth of July parade, Roslyn Christmas Tree Event and the Night Out in Abington, Scaffidi founded the swift water rescue program after flooding in the area in 1996. Retired from the U.S. Navy as AMH1 in 1998, he taught classses at Bucks County Community College and served as hazardous materials battalion chief. "If you looked up 'give the shirt off of your back,' there would be a picture of Rich in the dictionary," said Fire Marshal Ken Clark. As a scuba diving instructor with training in CPR and first aid, Scaffidi taught many people to scuba dive including his daughter Angela. "I was certified at 18 after I begged him to," Angela said, "but my mom said she wouldn't do it unless she had gills...he was the greatest man I ever knew and will be very sorely missed in the township." WebSite: http://www.cdnn.info/news/safety/s080411b.html..." Forwarded by Angie Moultrie anakela2@aol.com [03NOV2009]

Memorial Picture "...SCALES, CDR Harrell H...Just want to say hello to all the members of VS-31. My father, CDR Harrell H. Scales, passed away Sept. 17, 1995. Dad was the squadron "skipper" and a Fighter Ace of VS-31 many years ago. I have many many photo's and other wonderful memories as a child growing up with the squadron members at our home. Keep on flying all! And remember my Father as your soar! Carol J. Rogers carolark5@cox-internet.com..." [19FEB2004]

Memorial Picture Shipmate PixObit "...SCHAMP, ATC Herb Retired...Herb was a terrific individual. His heartattack on the morning of the 21st shocked everyone...he walked when he played golf, three times a week. He was the Miramar Men's Golf Club. He dedicated a lot of time to San Diego Jr. Golf. He sang in his church chior. Our Mother of Confidence Catholic church in University City (San Diego) was packed for his memorial service, a testament to a wonderful man and shipmate. Respectfully, AXC Dennis "Fetch" FETSCHER Retired dfetscher@cox.net..." [30DEC2006]

Memorial Picture "...SCARBOROUGH, CAPT Wm. E. "Bill"...(VC-5, VP-10, VP-14, VP-72 and VPB-144)...Golden Eagle Emeritus CAPT William E. Scarborough, USN (Ret). Dear Golden Eagles, It is my sad duty to report that CAPT Bill Scarborough, USN (Ret) made his Last Take-off on 11 February 2013 at the Fleet Landing Health Center in Atlantic Beach, FL. He was 96. CAPT Scarborough is survived by his loving wife of 71 years, Sarah K. Scarborough, sons William E. Scarborough, Jr and Michael Scarborough, daughter Kathryn Scarborough Noyes, five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. A full honors ceremony accompanied his interment at the Elmwood Cemetery in Columbia, SC on 15 February 2013. CAPT Scarborough enlisted in the United States Navy upon graduating from Columbia High School (SC) in 1935. After boot camp he served aboard the USS Erie and the USS Yorktown until 1938 when he was selected for flight training at Pensacola. He was a Third Class Petty Officer at the time and received his wings in 1939. After flight training he was assigned to VP-14 at NAS Norfolk, Virginia and flew PBY Catalina’s on North Atlantic patrols during which time his squadron took part in the search for the German Battleship Bismarck. Immediately following the bombing of Pearl Harbor, CAPT Scarborough’s squadron was sent to the Pacific theater to operate from seaplane bases in Noumea and Espirito Santo, where they took part in the Battle of the Coral Sea, the fight for Guadalcanal, and the Battle of Midway. He later served as Operations Officer of VPB-144 in the island-hopping campaign through the Central Pacific, and it was during this assignment that he received his commission to Lt (jg) in 1944. In the 1950’s, CAPT Scarborough was honored to be one of the few aviators selected to be a member of VC-5, the first Navy nuclear attack squadron. From 1952-1953 he served as Head of Safety Literature at the Naval Aviation Safety Activity (later the Naval Safety Center) and developed a report distributed to Fleet and Shore Stations entitled Weekly Aviation Safety Bulletin based on aircraft accident reports received by dispatch. The bulletin summarized those reports including recommended corrective actions, and in 1955 the bulletin was renamed Approach Magazine. CAPT Scarborough, whose decorations included the Distinguished Flying Cross, was the first enlisted pilot (NAP) to attain the rank of Captain, and during his career he was privileged to command VB 144 and VP 10. CAPT Scarborough retired from the Navy in 1964, but continued his service in the aviation industry as a flight safety engineer for Grumman Aerospace, most notably as a consulting pilot to the NASA astronauts in the Lunar Module program. He was a respected Naval Aviation historian and author, particularly well-known for his “In-Action” and “Walk-Around” books for Squadron Signal, as well as being a willing consultant to many other authors. We honor CAPT Scarborough’s dedicated and lifelong service to Naval Aviation and the Nation, and are further saddened by the loss of yet another member of the Greatest Generation. He will be missed. In sadness, Fred Lewis - Pilot - WebSite: The Golden Eagles..." Contributed by Jonathan Horne (son of LCDR Philip A. Horne) jhorne@izap.com [14AUG2013]

Memorial Picture "...SCHEVE, Ken...A good Engineer and a great friend, Ken Scheve, lost his fight with cancer October 1st, 2004. He served with VP-1, VP-4 and VP-50 among other units during his career...Todd Machin (AD2 '83-'87) machin@frontiernet.net..." [03OCT2004]

Memorial Picture "...SCHAEFER, John O...My Father, John O. Schaefer, passed away this past Memorial Day 2003. He was a member of VP-3's P2V Neptune Crew 3, stationed in NAS Keflavik, Iceland, in 1953, the year I was born in Pensacola. He was a radar operator. I read that the P2V that hit the glacier on 12/17/53 had been found and remains returned (SEE: In Memorial for lost friends...15 December 1953). My Dad never spoke of it much, but he lost a good friend on that flight. A young man he went to electronics school with. As my Dad told it, what happened was that his crew, Crew 3, had taxied out for takeoff, but they were called back because they had flown too many missions. Crew 11 took over. My Dad said he didn't have time to even take his flight, or seabag, off the plane. Crew 11 took off and was lost. If my Dad's seabag was returned, is there any way I could have it, or its contents, returned to me? Highest regards. PS Thank you all for remembering. I wish my Dad were still with us; he would love this site!...Bruce Reid Schaefer breidsch@aol.com..." [30NOV2003]

Memorial Picture "...SCHEID, ATN3 Kenneth...I am sad to report that ATN3 Kenneth Scheid passed away August 3, 2010 (as reported by his widow Carolyn). Ken served with VP-48 (1963-1966) as a Panel/Comm and Julie/ECM with Crew-3. He made two deployments to NS Sangley Point, Philippines and flew missions in support of Market Time off the coast of Vietnam..." Contributed by vp48sugarfox1@gmail.com [06NOV2010]

Memorial Picture "...SCHERBON, AD2 William Vasily "Pappy"...William Vasily Scherbon served with VP-10 (1956-1961) and passed away July 7, 2014. Bill was well liked and highly respected by Shipmates..." Contributed by WILSON, AT2 Robert T. Jr. vp10_archives@juno.com [31AUG2014]

Memorial Picture "...SCHLEGEL, Robert Allan...11SEP2001 (NYC World Trade Center/Pentagon) loss: Robert Allan Schlegel, Home of Record: Gray, Maine, Commissioned: Officer Candidate School, March 28, 1986, Rank: Commander, Date of Rank: August 1, 2001, Designator: Surface Warfare Officer, and Age: 38. Duty Stations: USS Spartanburg County (LST 1192) - 08/86 - 09/88, USS Harry E. Yarnell (CG 17) - 12/88 - 10/90, Fleet Combat Training Command, Atlantic - 10/90 - 04/93, USS Scott (DDG 995) - 11/93 - 10/96, Commander in Chief, U.S. Atlantic Fleet, Norfolk, Va. - 10/96 - 02/99, USS Arthur W. Radford (DD 968) - 05/99 - 09/00, and Chief of Naval Operations - 09/00. Awards and Decorations: Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal (4), Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal, Sea Service Deployment Ribbon (5), Armed Forces Service Medal, NATO Medal, Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal, Meritorious Unit Commendation..." Contributed by John W. Hood, ATC, Retired JOHNWHOOD@prodigy.net [18SEP2001]

Memorial Picture "...SCHILLER, ADRC J. E...Daughter of ADRC J.E. Schiller, USN (Retired). Dad served from 1941-1970 with service aboard cariers, USS Bogue (CVE-9) in WW2, USS Essex (CV-9), USS Forrestal (CVA-59) & possibly more. Duty stations to include NAS Whiting Field, Milton, Florida, NAS Patuxent River, Maryland, NAS Argentia, Newfoundland, Canada (three tours), NAS Quonset Point, Rhode Island, & NAS Norfolk, Virginia. Attached to VAW-12. Air Maintenace support for the WillyFudds, I believe. Am looking to share a great picture I have of an Air Crew, in front of a plane, circa 1962 or 1963. Hand written on the back, by my father, are the words 'The crew from Norfolk N.A.S.' I also have Dad's saved Plan of the Day off of the USS Bogue (CVE-9) on V.E. Day and a corresponding picture of him in the Chief's mess on V.E. Day. I also have the well preserved picture of Dad with his Navy Boot Camp class from 1941 or 1942. Would any of this be of any interest to former Shipmates as Dad was fond of saying? A retired chief recently saw a picture I had posted of Dad on the NAS Argentia, Newfoundland, Canada website & commented that it was remarkable that Dad had made chief in under 8 years. Actually, pictures tell the story that Dad made Chief in under four years, but of course that was during WW2. Looking to share photos with anyone interested. Thanks in advance..." Contributed by Pam Schiller Clark psc56891@gmail.com [21JAN2014]

Memorial Picture "...SCHLEGEL, ADC Walter R. Shipmate Pix...My father, Walter Schlegel, VP-661 died November 27, 2004 at the age of 82. He served proudly and always cherished is days as a member of VPNavy. Thank you for sharing his memory in your web site...Ray Schlegel raymond.schlegel@us.af.mil..." [16DEC2004]

UPDATE "...SCHLEGEL, WALTER RAYMOND (Age 82) Born on January 13, 1922, in Kent, OH; passed away Saturday, November 27, 2004, in New Port Richey, FL of Atherosclerotic Heart Disease. He lived for 27 years in College Park, MD.Walter served in the US Navy from 1940 during World War II in both the Atlantic and Pacific Theatres of operation. He also served in the US Naval Reserves until 1968, including active duty during the Cuban Missile Crisis. He retired from the National Institutes of Health after 24 years in 1977 as a Supervisory Mechanical Engineering Technician. Walter was a member of the Masonic Order for 57 years and was the Past Master of Harmony Lodge #17 in the District of Columbia. He was a member of the Tall Cedars of Lebanon, the Shiners and the Royal Arch Masons. Walter is survived by his wife of 62 years, Josephine Jean; his sons, Raymond of College Park, MD and Terry of New Port Richey, FL; six grandchildren and one great granddaughter. Walter will be buried at Arlington National Cemetery Tuesday, December 21, 2004, services starting at 8:30 a.m. in the Administration Building. Remembrances in his name may be made to the Pearl Harbor Memorial Fund, 1 Arizona Memorial Place, Honolulu, HI 96818...." Contributed by HAYES, Dan dhayes@exactlynet.com [E-Mail Updated 23FEB2017 | 18DEC2004]

Memorial Picture "...SCHMETZER, AT Carl George "Bud"...Bud Schmetzer, 72, went to be with the Lord Jesus on Monday, December 6, 2004. He served ZX-11 (1951-1955). WebSite: Whites Funeral Home http://www.whitesfuneralhomes.com/..." [24NOV2013]

Memorial Picture "...SCHMIDT, Robert A...It is with deep sorrow that my Dad, Robert A. Schmidt died on his 85th birthday, April 13, 2010, in Buffalo, New York. Dad was a radarman on the USS Chandeleur (AV-10) during WWII in the Pacific..." Contributed by Robert A. Schmidt jssotherde@aol.com [19MAY2010]

Memorial Picture "...SCHMITT, Jack M....I regret sharing sad news concerning Jack M. Schmitt, a proud member of the V4-11 family (1979-1982). Jack passed away suddenly on March 29, 2003 in Kaohsiung, Taiwan. At the time, he was directing E2 programs on behalf of ISI and the United States Navy. Jack served with VT-3 NAS Whiting Field, Milton, Florida Instructor Pilot (Basic Instruments/Radio Instruments), VP-11 NAS Brunswick, Maine, COMPATWING5 NAS Brunswick, Maine, USS Midway Yokosuka, Japan, Naval War College Newport, Rhode Island, VP-4 NAS Barbers Point, Hawaii, COMPATWINGSPAC NAS Barbers Point, Hawaii, Mutual Defense Assistance Organization (MDAO), and United States Embassy Tokyo, Japan. Please visit Jack's Memorial Web Site at: http://jmschmitt.freeservers.com to learn about upcoming services...Karen Schmitt karen_a_schmitt@hotmail.com..." [17APR2003]

Memorial Picture "...SCHMUHL, Donald L...My father passed away on February 4th, 2003. He was a member of VPB-102 Crew 2. I will never forget the service he and his crew members gave to this country. Thank you...Don Schmuhl, Jr. dschmuhl@indiana.edu..." [18FEB2003]

Memorial Picture "...SCHUMACHER, LT(jg) Les...My father, LT(jg) Les Schumacher, passed away September 19th, 2017. Dad flew as a PV-1 pilot with VPB-150 (1943-1945) at NAB Tinian Island, Marianas Islands. Dad was 98 yrs old and, up until the last year, very active..." Contributed by Roland Schumacher rschu@pacbell.net [04NOV2017]

Memorial Picture "...SCHRYVER, Philip O...My grandfather,Philip O. Schryver, served with FASRON-107 at NAS Keflavik, Iceland from 1956 to 1957. I would like to hear from anyone who may have served with him. William Sterling dummiesforu2@aol.com..." [06JUN2009]

Memorial Picture "...SCHWABE, Louis F....I am a daughter of a great black cat. Mr Louis F. Schwabe. My sister (Lorrie Morrison) and I would like to add his name to be remembered. Dad just pasted away on August 18, 1999 in Reno, Nevada, due to illness. But the stories I heard growing up where really memoriable. The time he was flying in thick cloud cover, and the japanese plane came out suddenly from now where, and they where both face to face. Sounded scary...Sincerely, LeAnn Schwabe Severson LeAnnS@worldnet.att.net..." [21AUG99]

Memorial Picture "...SCHUPP, AMSC T. L. "Eddie"...Schupp AMCS T. L. (Eddie) deceased 6 September 2010. Of his many squadrons and stationss, Eddie will be most fondly remembered as FE of Crew 6 from VP-64's transition to the P-3 Orion in June 1973 until 1976 and then again in 1981 to 1983. Eddie was interredin the new Washing Crossing National Cemetery. Crew 6 will hold a memorial at the grave site on 2 October 2010. If interested, contact Captain Lou Dilullo at dilu3@psd.net. Eddie also served with VP-48..." Contributed by ROBIDEAU, AWCS Larry "Robby" Retired larobidoo@comcast.net [30SEP2010]

Memorial Picture "...SCOVILLE, Carl E... I just learned and confirmed that Carl E. Scoville, a member of Crew 9, VP-892, 1951-1952, passed away in Terre Haute, Indiana on 29 August, 2005. Forwarded by TIMMER, AT2 Harold w8hgt@sbcglobal.net..." [20JUN2006]

Memorial Picture "...SCOTT, Albert E. Jr...My dad, Albert E. Scott, Jr., passed away 1/87. Dad flew PBYs with VP-72, Oct. '43 to July '44. I have about 120 photos from those days (also his flight log). He returned to NAS Hutchinson, Kansas to train on PB4Y-2s, then was stationed with VPB-111 on Palawan Island for the last 2 months of the war. I would like to see photos of this period. Thanks...Timothy S. Scott timsipson@comcast.net..." [28JAN2009]

Memorial Picture "...SCOTT, CAPTAIN Benedict J...Captain Benedict J. Scott U.S.N. ret., 83, formerly of Morganfield, died December 6, 2003 in Claremont, Calif. Captain Scott entered the Naval Aviation Cadet Program in January 1943. After graduation he was commissioned and assigned to the Naval Air Forces Pacific Fleet. As a member of VPB-138 and VPB-124, he saw duty in the South Pacific. After World War II he was assigned to the Naval Air Forces Atlantic Fleet for duty. Subsequently he attained his degree in aeronautical engineering at the Navy Post Graduate School in Monterey, California and in industrial engineering at Purdue University. Survivors include his wife of 55 years, the former Harriett G. Marti of New Britain, Conn.; one daughter, Captain Susan M. Scott, USN of Chesapeake, Va.; three sons, Benedict J. Scott Jr., of Pembroke Pines, Fla., Shelby M. Scott of Upland, Calif., Col - http://www.zoominfo.com/PeopleSearch/PersonDetailAlt.asp?PersonID=420627415..." [29NOV2005]

Memorial Picture Shipmate PixCirca 1945 "...SCOTT, John H. Jr...My father, John H. Scott, Jr. (now deceased), served with VPB-53 and was from New Jersey and he was a Radioman 3rd Class. He was sent to NAAF Green Island in April, 1945 and then on to Samar to the end of the war. Prior to then he served with ZP-31 (blimps). The primary pilots listed in his flight log book are R. L. Wehlri and J.B. Calhoun. Although he also flew with Gillie, Ackerman, Conrad and Martin. Susan Scott (John Scott's daughter) sscottie48@wmconnect.com..." [18FEB2007]


SCAFFIDI, Linda "The Admiral" Drake lscaff38@aol.com "...I served in VP-92 from February 1978 to January 1981..." [23AUG2000]

SCAFFIDI, Richard Moose Deputy4325@aol.com "...I was a TAR in VP-90 from March 82 thru Sept 86. Spent most of my time in the airframes shop. I am the guy that taught Scuba Diving. Had some great times in 90. I retired out of NAS Willow Grove, Pennsylvania in 95. Live just down the street from the grove in Abington. I am the Fire Marshal for Abington Township. So if any one comes to the Grove just call Abington Police and ask for MOOSE..." [12MAY98]

SCAIFE, AMS2 Dewayne brstw2@yahoo.com "...I served with VC-8 NS Roosevelt Roads, PR from 1986 to 1989 Airframes, Corrosion Supervisor, and Line Shack Nights. What about those maintenance parties and the striped Suzuki Samuri Mr. Roosevelt Roads 1988 (Body Building), Mr St Croix 1988, R.I.P. Jay Johnson..." [01OCT2004]

SCALES, Dan dschlaef@acnet.net "...Member of VP-6 1960-1964 We flew P2V-5s all over the South Pacific. Would like some more pictures of P2Vs..." [29JUN98]

SCALES, AMH1 Frank C. fscales21@verizon.net "...Today the last of the VP-64 Plank Owners retired after 30 years of service, CMC Tom McBride. It was great to see some of the old buzzards, past C.O.'s included! I look forward to seeing these old faces again at my retirement, after 22 years with VP-64. In two weeks I pull the plug and turn the watch over to the young ones. I am the longest VP-64 member without being a Plank Owner since being assigned to 64 in December of 1975. To all those past and present shipmates, I would love to see you at my retirement ceremony on December 7, 1997, at 2:00 p.m. on the VP-64 hangar deck..." [E-Mail Updated 21OCT2009 | E-Mail Updated 10DEC2001 | E-Mail Updated 05JUN2000 | 22NOV97]

SCALESE, Tom tjs@deltanet.com "...VP-17/VAHM-10 - Great website, thanks a lot. I was in this squadrons from Feb 1958 to July 1960. It was probably the best time of my life even though I didn't know it at the time. Deployed to NAS Kodiak, Alaska and NAS Adak, Alaska in May 1959 stayed until Nov 1959. My crew also worked out of Fairbanks with IGY (International Geophysical Year) folks. We flew at 50 ft over the ice pack throwing PDcs out the window. I was radioman in several crews, mostly crew 6 under Lcdr Olds. Great pilot, great crew..Grundig, Botteril, Conn, Abraham. Would like to hear from anyone that knows me..." [03JUN99]

SCALF, Archie archie@lexoutdoorpower.com "...I served with VAW-13 DET1 in NAS Alameda, California and NS Subic Bay, Philippines from 1966 to 1968. I would like to hear from any former Shipmates..." [15JAN2004]

SCANLON, AOCS(A/C) Jake Retired jakescanlon@hotmail.com "...I served with VP-9 at NAS Moffett Field, California from December 1965 to November 1969, VP-1 at NAS Barbers Point, Hawaii from 1973 to 1976, VP-22 at NAS Barbers Point, Hawaii from 1980 to 1984 and VX-4 at NAS Point Mugu, California from 1984 to 1987. I am current living and working in China Lake/Ridgecrest, Ca..." [17SEP2009]

SCANNELL, ADJ3 Paul G. pgscuz@sbcglobal.net "...I served with VP-24 at NAS Norfolk, Virginia then NAS Patuxent River, Maryland from 1967 thru 1968. I worked in Chief Datson's crew and made deployments to NAS Keflavik, Iceland (1968) and NS Roosevelt Roads, PR. I am looking for Shipmates at that time including Jim Meyers, Bowman and MacKeilany..." [24FEB2010]

SCARBOROUGH, CAPT Wm. E. "Bill" https://naval-air.org/flightlog/moreinfo.asp?UID=1596 "...Date of Birth: 5/16/1916 Date In: 10/9/1935 - Date Out: 5/31/1964 - City, State: Atlantic Beach, FL - School Attended: Long Island Univ. - Aircraft Flown: PBY Catalina, PV Ventura, F7F Tigercat, AJ Savage, P2V Neptune - Ship or Unit: VP-722/PBY - VC-5/AJ - VP-10/P2V - Pilot Desg.: Patrol Plane CDR - Theaters, Campaigns, etc.: Coral Sea & Midway - Associations/Service Organizations: Golden Eagles - Silver Eagles - U.S. Naval Institute - Tailhook Assn - AAHS - Highest personal decoration or award: Dist. Flying Cross Significant Achievements: 6,300 accident free pilot hrs, single & multi-engine recip' & jet land and seaplanes. Carqual in SNJ & AJ. CO VP-10. First ex-NAP sel- lected for Captain, USN (1958). In Memoriam? No..." [24NOV2005]

SCARLINO, Frank A. kay.baby@earhlink.net "...I served with VU-10 (1957-1959) at NAS Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. I worked in the Parachute Loft and flew as a Safety Towman. I would like to hear from former Shipmates..." [09DEC2011]

SCARSON, ADC Larry Retired lscarson@aol.com "...I flew as a Flight Engineer in VP-23, VP-26, and VP-44. It is great to see all the work that has been presented, showing the VP Navy in all its glory. I would be interested in hearing from any of my old crewmates, specially from among the FE community..." [09JUN2001]

SCAVUZZO, Joseph Jr. joe.scacuzzo@cox.net "...I served with VP-18 from March 1964 to March 1966..." [13DEC2009]

SCHADEWITZ, PH Mark 09rubicon@comcast.net "...I served with VP-69 (1977) Reserves, Active Duty (1978-1982) and back to VP-69 working out of Base Photo Lab..." [01OCT2012]

SCHAFER, AW2 Rick rschafer@hctc.net "...I served with VP-48 (1974-1977) finishing my enlistment as an AW2. What a great experience for this kid from Texas! I have many fond memories of the comraderie that was ever present in the VP community!..." [05AUG2011]

SHAFER, Roy devdrive@aol.com "...I served with VP-48 from late 1965 to 1968. Joined the squadron right out of boot camp, worked as the squadron mailman for a while and ended up in the Admin Office and then Classified Material Control. I made on tour to NAS Iwakuni, Japan and left the squadron after our return. The return was slowed down some what by the PUEBLO INCIDENT. I left the squadron as a YN2 and worked for CNO at the Pentagon (anti-submarine warfare)until I got out in October 69. I can see a few familiar names on the VP-48 page. Just thought I'd "log in"..." [07JUN2000]

SCHAFFER, Carl the2coolcats@webtv.net "...We were in the Solomon Is. based on the Russell Is.the last part of '43 and the first part of '44..." [16MAR2001]

SCHAFFER, Chris clschaff@micron.net "...I transfered from the CV-ASWM on CVN69 to VP-26 in August 1980 and transfered to NAMTD 1011 in NAS Jacksonville, Florida on September 1983. I was a AX2-1 (tweet)..." [23JAN99]

SCHAFFER, PR1 Howard Retired usnhoward@pc-intouch.com "...I served in VP-91 from 1974 to 1978. Worked in WC/130, with R. French, MCPO Lear, MCPO Windfield & CPO Ron Alonzo. Along with the rest of the Pink Panthers. I also plan on attending the decommissioning, in March..." [E-Mail Updated 30OCT2001 | E-Mail Updated 24JAN2000 | 14JAN99]

SCHAEFER, John A. deejaysha@aol.com "...I served with VP-7 as an Aviator from January 1950 to June 1952..." [01MAR2001]

SCHAEFER, ATC(AW)MTS Lenn M. lennschaefer@yahoo.com "...I served aboard NAS Agana, Guam (01/1976) with detachments to NAS Atsugi, Japan and NAS Cubi Point, Philippines. Mostly was TAD to AIMD's and worked Doppler and Radar benches. Was quite an experience and learning step of mine being the first real duty station..." [18DEC2011]

SCHAFFER, Robert lamont5@airmail.net "...I served as navigator for Cmdr. Bus Miller on PB4Ys VPB-109 1943-44. I would like to hear from others in 109..." [23JUL98]

SCHAFFNER, AT1 Troy E. troy@schaffner.net "...I served with VX-1 when it was in Key West, during the first part of the 1970s. My next tour was with VP-5 out of NAS Jacksonville, Florida. Those were the best days of my life. The P-3C was a way of life in addition to being a military system. I think about the people, the aircraft, and the missions often. They were the best!..." [10NOV2002]

SCHAFFNER, Urban (ED) leo145@juno.com "...I was in VP-1 from 1963-1967. I was an AX and flew with crews, 3, 4, and 11 during may tour. We deployed to NAS Kodiak, Alaska, NAS Iwakuni, Japan, NAF Cam Ranh Bay, Vietnam, and visited all places in between. I have some pictures that I will post soon with more information. I also have a cruise book from that period..." [19APR99]

SCHAFLE, ATC John john.schafle@att.net "...I served with VP-23 (01/1967-10/1968) with two deployments to NAS Sigonella, Sicily, VA-46 (1968), VP-1 at NAS Barbers Point, Hawaii, VP-48 at NAS Moffett Field, California, NAMTD NAS Moffett Field, California and retired in 1987..." [E-Mail Updated 21AUG2013 | 19OCT2001]

SCHAMP, ATC Herb Retired (Deceased 2001) WILLYV2@AOL.COM "...I arrived in NAS Kodiak, Alaska in March 1963 after ASA-16 and crew training at NORIS. Since I had spent 3 years in VW-12/AEWBarRonPac at NAS Barbers Point, Hawaii flying radio in the Willy Victor (hence the e-mail address), I was assigned to Crew Six the next day for a flight out to NAS Adak, Alaska. Returning from the NAS Kodiak, Alaska deployment in July, I was assigned to Crew-8 with Lcdr. Conklin as PPC, Ray Jensen as Julie and Tony Mano as Jezz and the rest of a crew which trained together at NORIS. As a crew, we worked all of the Electronics and had it all covered. My APS-20 school in Biloxi in 1958 helped out a lot. We flew 13614 for 1 year as we kept the same plane with the crew. On our way over we ron at Kwajelien and on take-off the pilots nesa cracked. We had to wait for a new one and had a good week of deep sea fishing. Fianlly made it to NAHA and VP-6 departed for NAS Barbers Point, Hawaii. Lots of young ladies left crying at the gate! We made many trips through the Tainan Straits which was exciting and/or boring depending what happened. Together with Crew 1, we went to Saigon for the first of the Market Time deployments in July 1964. We were the first two aircraft to fly the recon's and had a good time in Saigon. Both of the crews painted "Nose Art" on the planes and that became the fad for the deployment. Crew ONE had Snoopy sitting on top of a Tori Gate looking for Subs. Crew 8 had Johnny Oinen (our AO) paint a large swordfish with one of the "go to hell" hats from Saigon on its sword in rememberance of the good fishing on Kwaj. I remember the day ZE-6 (135555 or "triple nickle five") landed at NAF Kadena, Okinawa, Japan with a stuck gear. They jacked it up, dropped the gear and pinned it, replaced the props, ran up the 3350's and with a min crew returned to NAHA. And it made the flight back to NAS Whidbey Island, Washington. Returning to Ault Field the 135614 was sent to PAR (commonly called "paint and return"). I stayed in Crew 8 and picked up Buno 140971 as our "new" plane. If any of you remember me, you will remember I painted the radio compartment gold. We made the 1965 NAS Iwakuni, Japan deployment. Again making 2 trips down to Saigon for Market time. After some time back at NAS Whidbey Island, Washington, I left for VR-21 in Oct '66, went to VFP-63 at NAS Miramar in Oct'69, AVIB SCHOOL in June of 73, NAMTD-1013 MIRAMAR in March '74, CVW-11 STAFF as AVIONICS/FLIGHT DECK CHIEF in June'77 and retired in November 1978. Worked for Lockheed Marine Systems in San Diego for 16 years on the Deep Submergence Rescue Vehicles and retired from there in 1996. So, now all I do is play golf and keep house as my wife Sharon is still working for the San Diego City Schools. If any of you recognize the name or time, please drop an e-mail. I keep up on all of the Reunion and have been to quit a few. VR/AEW/VP etc. So, drop a line and let me know how it goes..." [03JAN2000]

SCHARF, AW2 Paul sps64@worldnet.att.net "...I was a member of VP-21 from 1960 to 1962, and a member of VP-66 from 1962 till I retired in 1976..." [03MAY98]

SCHARFE, ATN Ellwood J. (Jim) jscharfe@fredward.com "...I enlisted in the Navy in June 1960. After going to avionics school at NAS Memphis, Tennessee, I served with VP-24 at NAS Norfolk, Virginia from 1961 until I was diischarged in July of 1963. I was an ATN ground pounder. I went to the NAS radio school and flew as a second radio operator with several crews although I was never a regular crew member. We went on several overseas deployments. The deployment that was the most fun was to Ireland where we were on some sort of joint program with the RAF and the French Airforce. It was great because I was young (18) and single, and there were so many girls. Also Kennedy was President and he was Irish, and so the Irish loved us. We also went to NAS Keflavik, Iceland in the summer time. I remember coming out of a night club on the Keflavik Airport at closing time and the sun was still up. And of course the most exciting deployment was to NAS Guantanamo Bay, Cuba during the missle crisis. We arrived at night and were put aboard buses and taken to our barracks. The next morning was a rude awakening when as we went to the mess hall on the same road we had taken the night before we saw all of the marines dug into their bunkers with their mortars,and machine guns. There were some good times though. Perry Como and his USO troop put on a show. When he arrived at NAS Guantanamo Bay, Cuba we were there to see him get off the plane, and this black guy, who was a friend of mine from the AT shop, I can't remember his name, called to Perry and said "Mr. Como, remember me". Come to find out, this guy used to be the shoe shine boy in Mr. Como's barber shop before he became a star. Yes, Perry remembered him. They hugged and cried. It was very heart warming. We also had a thanksgiving meal in Cuba. All the turkey and dressing we could eat. All through this the planes were flying over the Russian ships taking pictures of the missles on the decks. I didn't know then, but I realize now, what an important mission we were on, and how close we were to a nuclear war..." [24DEC2003]

SCHAUS, Nicholas J. schausnj@aol.com "...As VP-68 AIO and COMRESPATWINGLANT INTEL OFFICER, I am extremly pleased to find this superb site. My "VP" association started in my childhood living on the Chesapeake near the mouth of Middle River. Middle River is adjacent to the Martin Co. plant where the PBM, P5, and the P6 (Seamaster), etc. were constructed and test flown. It was great sport to attempt to "chase " these birds or get close to in my father's boat in the late 1950's. Still associated with Martin (MTN Airport) through my civilian employment and pleased that there is a Martin Avaition Museum on the airport, which VPers would find greatly interesting. Last month by chance bumped into my former COMRESPATWINGLANT, CAPT Mike Nash, who is now an airport manager in NC..." [21NOV98]

SCHATZ, John jschatz3@juno.com "...I started in OT div. on the USS RANGER 79 to 81 learning what AW'S actually did. Then to Aircrew Cchool in NAS Pensacola, Florida. Then on to Millington, TN to learn the AW trade. I enjoyed my time in VP-30. I was assigned to VP-49 from 82 to 84 when we were in the middle of our NS Rota, Spain deployment. We had a really great Crew "11" and a lot of good liberty times. I would like to hear from anyone on the crew or from the ship..." [11JAN2000]

SCHAUT, Bernard c/o Tim Schaut lsubball04@aol.com "...My Grandfather, Bernard Schaut, served with VPB-117 Crew 15. I would like to hear from former Shipmates who served with my Grandfather..." [19JAN2007]

SCHEIBEL, Bob bsshybel@sbcglobal.net "...I served with VPB-21 for a short time after the shooting stopped in WWII in the Pacific. I had gone through AMM school at NAS Norman, Oklahoma but couldn't get CAC training because I wore glasses. I served on the USS St. George (AV-16). We saw our most rigorous service at Kerama Retto, Okinawa where we were hit by a suicide plane. In VPB-21 I think my pilot's name was Longnecker. Is information from this time of any interest to anybody?..." [23SEP2003]

SCHEIDEL, AE3 James M. "Jim" jmscheidel@gmail.com "...I served with VW-1 (10/1967-06/1968) at TACAMO NAS Agana, Guam, VQ-3 (07/1968-07/1968) and the USS. Hornet (CV-12) assigned aircrewman on its C1A and later US2A when we picked up Apollo 11 and 12..." [18FEB2017]

SCHEID, Kenneth kas1640@cs.com "...I served in VP-48 from 1964 to 1966. I was a radio/panel operator as well as a Julie/ECM operator. I made 2 deployments to NS Sangley Point, Philippines. I want to say hello to all my old crew mates from Crew 3..." [30JAN2000]

SCHELL, Norman Lee schell@allamerican.com "...I served with VP-56 out of NAS Jacksonville, Florida from 1985 thru 1987. We deployed to NAS Sigonella, Sicily and NAS Bermuda..." [11DEC2005]

SCHENCK, AMCS Eugene Retired Shipmate Pix gschnavy@aol.com "...Served in the Overhaul of Navy P5M Aircraft at Shin Meiwa Aircraft Company in Osaka/Kobe, Japan for both VP-40 and VP-50 1960 to 1963. Made serveral visits to both Squadrons for Aircraft Inspections with Tommy Thompson Martin Aircraft Company Rep. Served in VU-5B / VC-5B in NAS Cubi Point, Philippines from 1965 to 1968, served in Airframes Shop and as a flight crew member on the US-2C. Crew Member on the 1st flight into Vietnam and then to an Aircraft Carrier off the coast of Vietnam for Mail Delivery. Also in the crew that made a wheels up landing at NAS Cubi Point, Philippines in 1967. Retired from the Navy in 1974, then worked for 21 years with Boeing Aircraft Company. In 1968 returned to Shin Meiwa Aircraft Company in Osaka, Japan to assist in starting some production work for the Boeing 767 Aircraft. Would love hearing from some of Shipmates in VP-40, VP-50 and VU-5 or VC-5, now living in Wichita, Kansas..." [PIX Added 09SEP2007 | BIO Updated 09APR2007 | E-Mail Updated 05NOV2004 | 13JAN2002]

SCHERBON, William (Pappy) scherbon@minespring.com "...I served with VP-7, VP-10, VP-21 of the patrol squardons from 1950 to 1969..." [17JAN2000]

SCHERER, David Scherer@Peoplepc.com "...I served iwith VP-8 from 1972 to 1975 and was the radioman on crew 10 for those years..." [30OCT2002]

SCHERER, Peter pgs@efn.org "...I was @ NAS Whidbey on and off from 65-68 with VP-42. We flew the best seat of the pants plane ever, the SP2H Neptune and had more fun than a barrel full of monkey's. ..."

SCHERLEN, AT3 John johnscherlen00@gmail.com "...I served with VP-31 (Aft Observer) from 1983 to 1987..." [04JUN2009]

SCHESTAG, John B. TheSalvationNavy@yahoo.com "...Does anyone know where you could get a VP-875 Squadron Patch or any pictures of one? 1963 NAS Alameda, California. P2VH. Any pictures of our VP-875 Neptunes on the west ramp? Any pictures of NAS Alameda, California or NAS Los Alamitos, California? I went to Alameda, California recently and it's an Industrial Park, now. I can remember being in the rack and hearing the squealing brakes of a plane, P2V, coming in. Also anybody have pictures of all the Link Trainers (Blue Boxes) that we all trained in there doing Charlie and Able charts? Hard to believe these planes are in museums now. Seems like yesterday, doesn't it? CAPTAIN Hill was our CO then. We took VR flights out of there with the Skymasters C-54's and a Marine C-119 to El Toro and USAF EC-121 Picket Ship Connie to McCoy AFB in Orlando (now Orlando International) for Mickey Mouse. Pranks played on our crew included popping the fuse to the heater to freeze the relief tube when you took a leak at altitude, lunch boxes with fish heads added on a long flight and dead fish in our air intake vents, forgetting to haul in your trailing antenna until just before your landing flare, and lighting up commercial fishing boats with your H.I. wingtip light. Take care..." [31JUL2002]

SCHEURER, Terry L. terryscheurer@gmail.com "...I served with VP-893 (1961-1963) at NAS Sand Point, Seattle, Washington (reservist) and NAS Barbers Point, Hawaii (1963-1965) as a crash crew member and base Security Section Leader. I am now retired and living in Indio, CA..." [20NOV2013]

SCHICK, Cory RAZAR8888@aol.com "...Served with VP-5..."

SCHIEBER, AE2 William J. william_schieber@msn.com "...Served in VAW-124 1974-1976 before getting sent off to Millington then RVAW-120. Was AE2 at time of departure. Still in aviation after all of these years, now work as avionics engineer for Honeywell Aerospace. You can visit my website at http://www.billschieber.com..." [21OCT2007]

SCHIEVE, John N. jnschiev@us.ibm.com "...Joined Navy December 1978 and retired from VP-64 in January 1999..." [27MAR2014]

SCHLEGEL, ADC Walter R. Shipmate Pix c/o His Son Ray Schlegel raymond.schlegel@us.af.mil "...My father flew in P2V's in the reserves. He served at NAF Washington, D.C. and Andrews AFB, MD in the early sixties. He participated during the Cuban missle crisis photographing shipping coming in and out of Cuba. He was a Chief Petty Officer Flight Engineer. I beleive he flew in squadron VP-661. I recognize the VP-661 patch...Dad's service dates (regular and reserve) were from 8/1940 - 9/1968..." [E-Mail Updated 23FEB2017 | PIX Added 25JUL2001 | BIO Updated 05APR2001 | 04APR2001]

SCHLAGHECK, AT3 Paul pjschlag@comcast.net "...I was a Radar/Radio AT3 on Baker Able 1 (BA1) with VP-47 from January 1952 to March 1955. We had two tours in NAS Iwakuni, Japan. At that time the squadron insignia was a Walt Disney caractute sitting on a depth charge heading downward. I was one of the survivors of the 09JUN54 (SEE: VP-47 Memorial) crash of 1 boat into Yaka Shima Island south of Japan. I stayed in NAS Iwakuni, Japan and the rest of the crew went to Hong Kong for R&R. They never came back. VP-47 made a man of me. To this day I always remember the good times..." [E-Mail Updated 19JAN2003 | 19JAN99]

SCHLAIS, AW3 Eugene "Geno" eschlais@hotmail.com "...I am currently serving in VP-5. We are in the midst of preparing for a deployment to NAS Sigonella, Sicily. It will be my first tour, and I am looking forward to this new adventure with a great AW shop..." [03AUG2001]

SCHLAPO, George geogreg@erols.com "...Just found this page this morning, 24 MAR 98, and I would like to say hello to all of my old "Shipmates" from VP-21. I was the radar/ecm operator on HC-9 from 52 to 55, serving at NAS Patuxent River, Maryland and NAS Brunswick, Maine. I would like to hear from anyone who was with the squadron during that time. I would especially appreciate hearing from or about CDR david Saunders..." [24MAR98]

SCHLIMMER, Frank C. F846@aol.com "...I was assigned to VP-836 at NAS New York, New York from july,1956 until going on active duty in December 1958. Also attended 85 day Boot Camp at NAS New York, New York during summer of 1957. Went to 85 day AO "A" School at NAS Jacksonville, Florida summer of 1958. Would love to hear from any old Shipmates out there. Drop me a line..." [21FEB2000]

SCHLOSSER, AX2 George n7uy@comcast.net "...I served with VP-48 from November 1962 (Jez, Rad and 2nd Radioman with Crew 8 flying the old P5 Boats) to Spring 1963 NS Sangley Point, Philippines deployment. Anybody remember the trip to the Galapagoes Islands February 1964? I left VP-48 and went to VP-9 (Special Detachment) NAS Adak, Alaska. We flew patrols out of NAS Adak, Alaska for 18 months. Spent many nites at Shemya on alert crew. I was lucky to have family at NAS Adak, Alaska as I was with a small unit ComFairAlaska on NAS Adak, Alaska. I have many memories in the Bearing straights. On February 2003, at age 62, I retired with 34 years service, I retired from NorthWest Airlines (Electronic and Electrical Systems Maintence Technition). I worked on the 727, 757, 747, DC-10 and Airbus A320. I am now enjoying retirement, lots of Motorcycle riding and grandchildren. All the best to my many old Shipmates. Hope to see some of you folks on the road (West Coast roads!)..." [BIO Updated 04AUG2008 | E-Mail Updated 03AUG2008 | E-Mail Updated 15APR99 | 28OCT98]

SCHLOTTERER, AMH1 James P. jampsch@q.com "...I served with VP-26 (1965-1969) and got out of the Navy in 1974. I am retired (65 years old) and working on motercycles..." [30SEP2011]

SCHLUETER, IS1(NAC) Dan dcjj@digitalpath.net "....I served with VP-40 from 1983-1985. I did a partial NAS Misawa, Japan deployment in late 1983 (Detachment NAS Adak, Alaska) and a full deployment to NAS Keflavik, Iceland in 1985. Refused to extend for 2 years when VP-40 updated to III's. Was "punished" and sent to VP-19 for a NAF Kadena, Okinawa, Japan/ NAS Misawa, Japan deployment in 1986. Got out and went to college and ended up with a degree from Chico State (Party Management?). Currently working as an appraiser for a small county in Northern California. I am now in the reserves attached to JICPAC 1194 in Dublin, California. I sure miss flying!..." [E-Mail/Rank Updated 09APR2004 | E-Mail/BIO Updated 11FEB2003 | 24FEB2001]

SCHMAHL, AW2 Jay jayschmahl@yahoo.com "...I served with VP-10 (1979-1981)..." [BIO Updated 17DEC2010 | 16JUN2009]

SCHMAUSS, Steve dbar@mybloo.com "...I was stationed at Newport, Rhode Island in 1959 to 1960. UTRON2, VU-2, and would like to hear from my old, friends. The winter storm that year, snow every place. Bill, or squadron buddies. Does anyone remember LT Fox or Brooks? I drove them around the base. Then stationed with UTON4, same barracks, Virgina Beach otherwise known Code name OCEANA 1961. Any inquiries most welcome..." [E-Mail Updated 18DEC2003 | E-Mail Updated 15JUL2002 | 14OCT2001]

SCHMIDT, Al Al@alschmidt.com "...I served with VP-23 at NAS Brunswick, Maine from 1958 thru 1962 as an AT crewmember on the P2V-7's..." Personal WebSite: http://www.schmidtfamily.com/patron23.htm [08JAN2001]

SCHMIDT, AW2 Bill bills0143@gmail.com "...I served with VP-822 (Late 1960's) at NAS New Orleans, Louisiana and VP-94 (1970's-1973). I operated the MAD gear up front in the P2. I would like to hear from former Shipmates..." [31AUG2016]

SCHMIDT, Craig "Shorty" carjimbo@TheRamp.net. "Schmidt, Craig "Shorty" - Served with him in VP-50 from '67 to '70. Last known to be a Park Ranger in Alaska. He is from Hollywood, CA. He is the Godfather of the son of another Navy buddy and we both would like to re-establish contact."

SCHMIDT, ADCS Carl E. Retired carl4521@insightbb.com "...Stationed in VP-30 in NAS Patuxent River, Maryland. Made the squadron move to NAS Jacksonville, Florida mid 70's? My hitch was July 1974 through July 1977. Worked with Peggy "Pitchlock" Backlin. Randy Affield ran the PP shop. Made engineer and crashed in the NAS Argentia, Newfoundland, Canada. Many fond memories. Some sad. Finished as ADCS and transferred to the Fleet Reserve Apr 30, 1993..." [02MAR2005]

SCHMIDT, AWCS Cecil H. Jr. Retired cecil456@verizon.net "...I served with VP-60 (1975-1977) with deployments to NAS Barbers Point, Hawaii and NAS Agana, Guam, VP-67 (1977-1978) RESTAC at NAS Willow Grove, Pennsylvania leading a great staff in training reserve maintenance/aircrews in all types of equipment, tactics, and sensor positions. Overall, I was TAR for 20 years and a qualified sensor operator on S2F, S2D, S2E, SP2E, SP2H and P-3A A/C and a NATOPS designated check rider for all but S2F A/C. I was also qualified as both Acoustic and Non-Acoustic operator/NATOPS Evaluator for P-3A..." [02NOV2013]

SCHMIDT, RM3 Dick 44schmidt@embarqmail.com "...I served with FASRON-201 on Malta from July 1957 to December 1958. Some of the others I remember were Jim Lane, Bill Swiech, John Koehler & Chuck Streeter along with some others who I can't remember their names. It was a very good duty station and many of the airdale radiomen would stop in the radio shack for coffee along with transient pilots who needed a good cup of coffee. CDR Curtis was Comm. officer and LT(jg) Floyd Yost was Assistant Communications Officer. Captain T. W. Hillis was CO but lost his life in an accident with the squadron "Chicken Leg Bomber" near Naples. Remember working the Chicken Leg one day and they had lost an engine over Greece. They made it in safely that day but the radioman was quite excited!..." [E-Mail Updated 25FEB2009 | E-Mail Updated 13JUN2006 | 09FEB2001]

SCHMIDT, Don w0anz@arrl.net "...Would like to get in touch with any former combat aircremen who were aviation radiomen and continued on to become radio amateurs. My call is in the callbook (W0ANZ). I was assigned to VPB-197 at the end of WWII. Flight training in NAS Jacksonville, Florida..." [20DEC2002]

SCHMIDT, Elmer rabbithashflash@webtv.net "...I was a ARM 3/C with VP-104 from July 1944 through April 1945. If anyone was flying out of NAS Trinidad, British West Indies at this time, or served with VP-204 during the war, I would like to hear from you..." [10SEP99]

SCHMIDT, Jeff (Jeffo) jeffschmidt@comcast.net "...Served with VQ-1 from 1982 through 1985 RadOp for Gold Crew. How the hell are ya? I've been in contact with Tim Michener, Harry Harrison, and Billy Beard. I'm married now with a 9 year old daughter Mackenzie, 7 year old son Brendan and a 3 year old Daughter Rachel. Living back in Michigan working for DaimlerChrysler and running a Flyfishing guide service on the side. Still looking for Don Perrin, Greg Ellis, Dan (Morf) Morford, Tim Davis, Craig Ireland, Ron Baldwin, Rob Abercrombie, Tony Pacquin & Howard (Little Birdie) Clemmons. I'de like to say thanks to Jim Warren, Tom Stubblefield, Deborah Wear, Dave Fitzgerald, & Mike Gagnon for the good words back in 85 I know you all put alot on the line and words can't express my thanks. Hey Good luck to all!!! P.S. Still looking for any photos from that era, especially a picture taken in NAF Misawa, Japan the day after one of the hairiest three attempts at emergency landing an EP-3B with no fuel left, a runway with 3 feet of snow and a blizzard that was nearly a complete white out. MountainMan was the pilot and Bill Clark was the Co-Pilot, a picture was taken the next morning, I'de still give just about anything for that picture. Thanx..." WebSite: http://michigan-on-the-fly.com [E-Mail/BIO Updated 27FEB2005 | 09JAN2001]

SCHMIDT, AX3 Lorelei (Hogan) mattandlorelei2@yahoo.com "...I served with VP-19 from 1986 to 1988, left as an AX3 working in AIMD, NAS Moffett Field, California. If anyone has heard from VP-19's Martin (Marty) Caro or Phillip (Phil) Marshall, can you drop me a line? I am trying to find them for my husband, AW1 Matt Hogan. Marty is our son's godfather and we lost touch years ago, last I heard he was an Ensign at NAS Jacksonville, Florida. We've got a lot to catch up on, like the fact that his Godson, Kevin, is a junior starting defensive end for Kent State! Go Big Red and Go Golden Flashes!..." [15MAY2008]

SCHMIDT, Martin R. Retired martins@whidbeyisland.net "...I served with VP-17 from 1969 to 1971 (Crew 7 TACCO). I joined the Reserve Squadron VP-69 here on NAS Whidbey Island, Washington when I left active duty and subsequently retired in late 1987 from the Reserves. It was fun, but I sure do like civilian life. Retired life here on Whidbey Island is very nice. It is a strange ghost-like feeling however, to go onto the Naval Air Station here at Oak Harbor where I spent so much time in uniform and in a flight suit..." [E-Mail/BIO Updated 06NOV2005 | 23OCT2001]

SCHMIDT, Steven steve@bnimages.com "...I served with VP-17 from 1990 to 1994. I now live in Billings, MT with my wife and two children. Feel free to contact me..." [E-Mail Updated 08NOV2010 | 25JAN2008]

SCHMIDT, ABHC William C. Retired billmira@comcast.net "...I have fond memories of gitmo. I was stationed at McCalla & Leeward Point. I was an ABH11 who worked the air terminals at both fields. We handled mainly mats flights (C-118) out of NAS Norfolk, Virginia. It was great duty until the Cuban Crisis. I remember all the cook-outs we use to have. I had my family with me and we lived in "center bargo" housing area. I was there from 1960 until 1963. From there i went to VR-22 at NAS Norfolk, Virginia as a Loadmaster in the C-130 program with MATS. Who knows - I might hear from somone I knew..." [24DEC2005]

SCHMIEDER, Bob (The Tweeter) schmdr@yahoo.com "...I served with VP-47 from 12-77 until 12-81 as an IFT on crews eight, and one. I was the squadron NATOPS evaluator for the IFT's during my last two years as well a member Bear Trap project. I have come across several familiar names on the VP-47 page and will surely recognize more in time. I am now the systems manager for a wireless telemetry provider to the public utility sector located in Kansas City..." [24JUL2005]

SCHMIT, AT3 Ken kgsmes@verizon.net "...I served with VP-49 at NAS Bermuda from January 1954 till October 1955 as an AT3 in the electronics shop and aboard several aircraft. I am interested in making contact with anyone from the squadron during that time period. We had operational tours aboard the USS Currituck II (AV-7) at San Juan, Puerto Rico, St. John's, Virgin Is. and Narragansett Bay, Quonset Point, RI. I also remember spending a night hanging onto wing tip lines holding the planes down during a hurricane in 1954. Before my tour ended, I married a local girl, Mary Rogers, and we have lived in California for all but three years in New Jersey. We have since enjoyed many trips back to the island..." [E-Mail Updated 01NOV2003 | 01AUG2002]

SCHMITZ, Mike mike71120@hotmail.com "...I served with VP-90 from May 1985 until June 1991 TAD to RAIMD from August 1986 to June 1991..." [19JUN2003]

SCHMITTER, Jeff jeffschmitter@wasserstrom.com "...I was in the VP-11 ordnance shop from 74 until 76. Would like to hear from any former shipmates and especially anyone from my crew (CAC 7)..." [11DEC98]

SCHMUTZLER, AK2 Robert trebor462@yahoo.com "...I served with VU-5 (04/1963-06/1965) at NAS Atsugi, Japan including one 6 month (1964) TDY to Main Supply..." [05AUG2014]

SCHNABEL, AW1 Mark Retired mark.schnabel@gmail.com "...Joined the Totems (VP-69) in 1988 and retired from the squadron in 2006. Lots of great memories!..." [03SEP2008]

SCHNABLY, Dick schnab@citrus.infi.net "...Was stationed with VP-24 from 1949 to 1950..." [13AUG98]

SCHNAUFFER, PAT patschnauffer@msn.com"...I WAS FORTUNATE TO BE A MEMBER OF THE "BLACK JACKS", VP-21 AT NAS Brunswick FROM 61-64. THEN AFTER A BRIEF BREAK IN SERVICE, I RETURNED TO ACTIVE DUTY IN 1965, INSTRUCTING ASW FLIGHT CREWS AT FEATULANT,NORFOLK. I THEN WENT OUT WEST TO WHIDBEY IS AND JOINED VP-42,' 68-69. RETURNED TO CIVILIAN LINE AND FLEW P-2V7'S AND P-3A'S WITH VP-69 FOR ABOUT 11 YEARS (PLANKOWNER) I WAS THE FIRST NFO TO COMMAND VP-69, '79-81. IN ADDITION TO RESERVE FLYING, I WAS THE CHIEF NAVIGAOR FOR BOEING ON THE 707-E6A TACAMO PROGRAM. STILL TRYING TO RECORD ALL MY EXPERIENCES FLYING ON BOTH ACTIVE DUTY AND WITH THE RESERVES..."

SCHNAUTZ, CWO3(AW) William A. (Bill) Retired bills@rosenet.net "...Served with VP-22 1/58 to 8/62 after "ATB" reported to VP-30 6/62 to 5/63 Then spent a year in NESEP and was dropped due to eye problems in 10/63. Reported to VP-40 at NS Sangley Point, Philippines and spent until 10/67. Rest of career was VS and HS and retired as CWO3(AW) 1 July 1980. Would like to hear from anyone in the above during these long ago years..." [05NOV2001]

SCHNECK, Gary P2driver@AOL.com "...Joined VP-56 in 1965 thru 1968. The last of the P-2 drivers, before the relocation to NAS Patuxent River, Maryland. Served under John X. Miller, Brozena, Thummel, and Ralph Touch with deployments to NAS Sigonella, Sicily, NS Rota, Spain, and the Island of Crete. Flew with Lcdr Bob "Zoo-Be_doo_be_doo" Davis. Looking for some of the old Crete gang -crew 4..." [27JAN98]

SCHNECKENBURGER, ADC Douglas "Shake" Retired akashakenbake@bellsouth.net "...I served with VP-17 (1965-1967), VP-64 (1976-1978), VP-93 (1978-1982), VP-62 (1982-1986) and VP-64 (1986-1989)..." [Updated E-Mail/BIO 02FEB2014 | 05JUN2000]

SCHNEELOCH, Paul M. pschnee@triad.rr.com "...I was a PBM pilot in VP-212/VPB-212 from 1943 to 1945 and later recalled in 1952/53 in VP-56 flying PBM-5 and later transitioned to P5M-1 I also operated from the USS Thrush in Surinam the Dutch West Indies during WWII. Prior to the USS Thrush the USS Pelican was there. The USS Currituck (AV-7) was among my experiences during "Operation Springboard" in 1953. I am also a member of the " Mariner/Marlin Association " association which is a very large group of P-Boat people..." [19JUN2001]

SCHNEIDEWIND, AMM1 N. A. Retired Schneidmom@AOL.com "...A few squadrons I served in as Plane Captain and "second mech" VP-41, NAS Kodiak, Alaska, Beach Crew 1941, VP-23. Ford Island, Oahu 1942, PATSU 1-1 supporting VP-12, 1st "Black Cat" squadron, Guadalcanal, 1942-43, VPB-44, Green Island, 1943-45, VP-28 Itami, Japan NAHA, Okinawa, 1951-53, HTU-1 NAAS Ellyson Field, Florida 1953-55 VR-1 "Zebra" Division, NAS Patuxent River, Maryland 1955-58 VW-11 NAS Argentia, Newfoundland, Canada 1958-59..." [12JUN99]

SCHNEIDER, CAPTAIN Bill wschneidersprint6@earthlink.net "...Had a great tour in VP-22 (80 - 83), followed by recruiting in Pgh, PA (83-86), then on to ASWOC/TSC NAS Misawa, Japan (86-89), then VP-19 (89-91). Closed the doors for the Milpitas Chickens, and left active duty. Have stayed in the reserves, mostly at Great Lakes, SPAWAR (91-95), VTU (95-96), DCNO N3/N5 (96-99), CINCPAC (99-00), DCNO 106 (00-present). Pinned O-6 on in Nov '99. For the time being am an IT manager for Nalco Chemical Company, in Naperville, IL, although being outsourced to IBM in September. Looking for a good job to get Sylvia and me and our two boys back to Hawaii. I really miss those days..." [10AUG2001]

SCHNEIDER, Clarence aschneider63@comcast.net "...Would like to hear from anyone from VJ-61 BUNO: 90224. My father Clarence Schneider was one of the 7 survivors of the crash in NAS Coco Solo, Panama, Canal Zone. Would like to here from anyone who knows about this..." [E-Mail Updated 17JUL2011 | E-Mail Updated 04JUN2010 | 17OCT2004]

SCHNEIDER, AE2 Dan dschneid48@aol.com "...Attended AE "A" School (01/1969-06/1969) at NAS Jacksonville, Florida and reported to VP-31 (06/1969-05/1972) Detachment at NAS North Island, San Diego, California. I worked and flew as a crew member, training Navy and Army personnel, until the beautiful P2 Neptune was decommissioned. I was one of the chosen few left behind to train Reserve Navy, NARTU, in P2 Neptune, Grumman E-1B Tracer and Grumman S-2 Tracker. I then served with VAQ-130 (05/1972-10/1972) at NAS Alameda, California working on Douglas A3D Skywarriors. I spent 3 weeks on the aircraft carrier USS Oriskany (CVA-34), chugging our way to NS Subic Bay, Philippines, where I spent my last 6 months in the Navy. I would like to hear from former Shipmates..." [20AUG2011]

SCHNEIDER, David alyssaconnor@verizon.net "...I spent nearly 5 years with VP-11 from 1992 through late 1996. I flew with CAC-8, CAC-9 and CAC-11. I am currently serving with VP-26 on deployment to NAS Sigonella, Sicily!..." [12MAR2006]

SCHNEIDER, AW2(NAC) David aw2dave@concentric.net "...I served in the ASMOD on CV-60 USS Saratoga from '90 to '92, then went on to VP-11 "Proud Pegasus" from '92 to '96. I was on CAC 8 and CAC 11. I transferred out of VP-11 right after the last SIG deployment about two months before the decom ceremony, What a loss! VP-11 was the best squadron in the fleet. After my stint in Lovin '11 I went on to shore duty in sunny Fort Lauderdale. Yes I am currently a recruiter at Navy Recruiting District Miami, BUT HEY! I'm doing it on the beach! I still keep in touch with some friends from that time anybody out there who is from that time that just wants to chat. Drop me an e-mail. When I leave here I'll be going TAR in NAS Jacksonville, Florida. See Ya!Hope to hear from some of you. L8R guys..." [26AUG98]

SCHNEIDER, IS1(NAC) Ed Retired usnreted@gate.net "...Was a member of VP-24 from 1979 to 1981 working in the AIO Shop. Received my Aircrew Wings thanks to the help of, at that time, AW2 Tim Walker. Also got qualified on the radar for weather avoidance. I was also the roadie for the Squadron Band JC Bat ramroded by Timmy Walker. Also noticed PH1 Warmack on the list of VP-24 Vets. I currently am a Deputy Sheriff in South Florida. (Ft Luaderdale)..." [17JUN2000]

SCHNEIDER, Jim jim.dutch.man@bigfoot.com "...I served in VP-24 September 1962 - October 1964. Went to all the great places, NAS Keflavik, Iceland, Balley Kelly, NAS Coco Solo, Panama, Canal Zone, NS Roosevelt Roads, PR, and NAS Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. Enjoyed my time in the squad. Should have stayed. Did get to see VP-24 in NAS Jacksonville, Florida in the 70's with P-3's, sure packed that puppy..." [22FEB2002]

SCHNEIDER, Jim bigfoot@southeast.net "...I was a Golden Pelican (VP-44) from May 1982 to May 1985. I would love to hear from any of my old Shipmates..." [15SEP99]

SCHNEIDER, AG3 John R. jrs2bbs@aol.com "...I served aboard the USS Pine Island (AV-12) in 1959-60 as an AG3 (Aerographer). Our Pacific tour sent us to Japan, Korea, Taiwan, Philippines and Hong Kong. We were also one of the first ships sent to Viet Nam..." [30MAR2007]

SCHNEIDER, Karl karl.schneider@hill.af.mil "...I served with VAW-111..." [22JUN2010]

SCHNEIDER, Melvin (Jack) jacz2@k2services.com "...I was aboard the USS Midway with VC-62 as a Plane Captain. I would love to talk to anyone who was also aboard the same time during the 6 month period Med Cruise (January to June 1954). God bless!..." [21JUN2003]

SCHNEIDER, Phil Retired jepsan@ibm.net or jeppgs@ibm.net "...Was with VP-47 when we shifted out of P5M boats and into first P-3A's 1965-66. Left service in 68 but couldn't stay away. Returned in late 1973 with VP-60, then VP-90. After that went to Detroit (VP-93) and retired with 25 years in Reserves. On the outside world I worked very much in aviation industry with P-3 Super B........ (The best of the best)!!!..." WebSite: http://www.jepsan.com[Updated 25JAN98]

SCHNETZER, AZ3 James D. jschnetzer@new.rr.com "...I was attached to the USS Ticonderoga (CVA-14) with VAH-4 Det E during out of NAS Whidbey Island, Washington seving as an AZ-3. I would like to hear from any old Shipmates..." [26MAY2002]

SCHNUG, Bill bsesq420@netzero.com "...I was in VP-1 ('74-'77) as an Senior 1-2 Operator on Crew 5. I had noticed on the VP-1 page the photo of YB-01. There was no tail design on VP-1 birds when I first arrived at the squadron. The design was created by my crewmate Jim Zimmerman (Radar Operator - SS-3). After looking at it again, it reminded me of the pride we took in getting it painted on the tail. I just wanted to give credit were credit is due..." [30NOV99]

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SCHOENEMANN, AT3 George L. Jr. glspj@att.net "...I served with VP-26 from March 1953 to December 1954. I was assigned to Night Check for several months and then went aircrew as 2nd Radar aboard EB-1. Our CO was P.J. George and other Shipmates I remember included LT E.A. Boyd (1P), AD1 L.D. Craig (Plane Captain), Ken Rauschke (2nd Mechanic) and Dutch Holland (1st Radar). I left the Navy in December 1954..." [E-Mail Updated 22JUN2011 | 16MAR2000]

SCHOENHOLTZ, Roy royandcarole@sbcglobal.net "...I served with VP-6 from August of 1964 to September 1966 at NAS Barbers Point, Hawaii throughout the Pacific and finally at NAS Adak, Alaska. I was an ADR 3 and was lucky enough to attend the decommissioning at NAS Barbers Point, Hawaii. I would like to hear from some of my old Shipmates..." [04MAY2005]

SCHOENLEBER, YN2(AW) Stephen admin_port@cnrc.navy.mil "...reetings fellow Batmen. I worked in the Admin shop during the final deployment and decommissioning of VP-24. I'm now in Portland, Oregon at the Recruiting District Headquarters. I would love to hear from any of my fellow squadron-mates from that time. I would especially like to find my roommate, Troy Thomas and my friends MS3 Sarah Gunn and AN Melissa Smith. Please feel free to e-mail me if you know of their wearabouts or you just want to chat about the old days in VP-24..." [14JAN2000]

SCHOENMANN, Lynn bppolice@netins.net "...I served with VAW-33 / VAQ-33 from 1965 to 1969..." [27NOV2003]

SCHOONBECK, Dennis schoonbeckd2@wmconnect.com "...I served with VP-48 during the mid seventys. Was a proud member worked in Material Control as a Avation Storekeeper. Looking forward to here from members during my period of service..." [27FEB2008]

SCHOONMAKER, CWO John Retired pkogunner@catskill.net "...I entered the Navy in 1956. Served with the following: USS Midway (CVA-41) from 1957 through 1960; NAS Keflavik, Iceland from 1960 through 1961; USS Saratoga (CVA-60) from 1961 through 1965; NATTC NAS Patuxent River, Maryland from 1965 through 1968; VP-19 from 1968 through 1970; AO B School from 1970 through 1971; VS-28 from 1971 through 1972; BUPERS from 1972 through 1975; VP-50 from 1975 through 1976; USS Nimitz (CVN-68) from 1976 through 1979; Air Gunner NS Rota, Spain from 1979 through 1981; and retired in 1981. Ii would not trade it for anything. Currently living in upstate New York..." [11JAN2001]

SCHOONOVER, AW2 Tim tkschoonover@msn.com "...1976 to 1979 VP-22..." [05MAR2010]

SCHOONOVER, Will will475@hotmail.com "...I served at the OPCON center in NAS Guantanamo Bay, Cuba in 1966 and 1967. We always had a three plane detachment from VP-18 out of NS Roosevelt Roads, PR assigned to us flying surveillance and ASW patrols. I got to fly on Neptunes a few times and really enjoyed it. On my very first flight with VP-18 we lost our starboard engine three hours into a patrol and had to return to NAS Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. Seeing the crash trucks lining the runway and assuming crash positions was a little exciting but we landed without incident. My duties at the OPCON consisted of plotting patrol locations, communicating with the aircraft while on patrol and processing photos and other information gathered by the flights. I loved the nose seat in the P2V's, what a blast. That got me hooked on flying and I obtained a private pilots license and owned my own plane for a few years. My call sign was Jet Assist when communicating with the Neptunes which were assigned call signs of Jet Assist 1, 2, or 3. I have fond memories of Gitmo and VP-18. I served under LCDR Rolland (Rollie) W. Moore, a great skipper..." [31MAR2001]

SCHORN, David P. (Animal) Dschorn@usa.net "...Flight Eng. in VP-10 (1968-1973), VC-8 (1973-1976), Flight Eng. VP-26 (1976-1985), Commander, Patrol Wing Five (CPW-5) (1985-1989), and F/E VP-26 (1989-1993). Spent most of my navy career in NAS Brunswick, Maine. Made it to ADCS. Any old mates out there drop a line. Have a great day..." [24FEB98]

SCHORN, Linda A. (Silvis) FLTLINE23@aol.com "...Started out in VP-30 (1976-78). Moved to Crash Crew in NS Rota, Spain (1978-80). Then to VQ-2 from (1980-83). Transet Line NAS Moffett Field, California (1983-85). Finally completed a tour in VP-23 from (1985-88) Want to say hi to all my old friends. Drop me a line..." [25FEB98]

SCHORR, AW1/AZ1 Roger Retired Shipmate Pix zztop926@hotmail.com "...I served with VP-26 (1974-1977), VP-90 (1978-1984) and SELRES/TAR) (1988-1991), CRPWP Detachment NAS Whidbey Island, Washington (1984-1988), VR-54 (1991-1994) and retired. I would like to hear from former Shipmates..." [E-Mail Updated 05JUN2012 | E-Mail Updated 03MAR2000 | E-Mail Updated 03SEP99 | Updated 11JUN98][ICQ #13843490]

SCHRADER, AW(N) Tom trschrader2@kc.rr.com "...I served with VP-17 AW(N) from November 1982 to August 1987, Enlisted Education Advancement Program (EEAP) at Leeward Community College in Pearl City, HI and VP-22 from August 1989 to October of 1993. I currently live in Kansas City, MO. I would like to hear from former Shipmates here or on my Facebook page..." [E-Mail/BIO Updated 01APR2011 | E-Mail Updated 23JAN2001 | 14FEB2000]

SCHRAGER, S. M. "Jack" wojack@comcast.net "...I served with VP-17 (1972-1975)..." [08JAN2014]

SCHRANK, AM2 Joel R. jrsusnvc33@comcast.net "...I was in VC-33 from March, 1953 until June 1956. Onboard the USS BENNINGTON, CVA-20 on that ill fated day of May 26, 1954 when the explosion took place. Left VC-33 as an AM2..." [01MAY2007]

SCHRECENGOST, ADC Darrel (SCHRECK) darrelschreck@hotmail.com "...I am an old VP troop, I was assigned to VP-49 from October 1968 to October 71. At that time I was a ADJ1 working in the power plant shop and later went to QA. I made part of the West PAC deployment to NS Sangley Point, Philippines and the first P-3C squadron to deploy to NAS Keflavik, Iceland. I retired from the Navy in April 1980 as a ADC. If there are any VP-49'ers out there who was in the squadron during that time give me a buz..." [27FEB2001]

SCHRECK, AT3 Kerry kerrydway@hotmail.com "...I served with VAW-88 from 1980 to 1982. It was interesting and a nice break from my regular job..." [30MAY2004]

SCHRECK, AX3 Laurence elarry@q.com "...I served with VP-28 (1968-1969) and flew with Crew-6..." [03FEB2015]

SCHREIBER, YNCS(SW) Darrell R. Retired judar1@bellsouth.net "...Did not know how great the Navy could be until I did a tour with VP-49 from February 1979 through May 1980, HP Jax. CO, CDR Tobin; XO, CDR Payne; CMC, AVCM Jones. Deployed to NAS Bermuda and did a stint in Bodo, Norway. Would like to hear from Shipmates who served with me during that time. Retired at EPMAC, New Orleans December 1982. I have web page at http://togetherweserved.com/..." [02SEP2010]

SCHREIBER, AWA1 Dave Retired daveschre@aol.com "...I served with VP-60 from July of 1976 to April 1994 when the started the decomissioning process. I spent 1 year with VP-65 from September 1987 to August 1988. When VP-60 shutdown, I spent the rest of my career with TSC-0472. I retired January 1st, 2000. I am still going through withdrawl. It is great to see alot of the old names and conger up the memories to go with them. thank-you all..." [18NOV2000]

SCHREIDER, Elliot elshirl@peoplepc.com "...Pilot of PB4Y-1 aircraft in Navy Squadron VB116 based primarily on Tinian and operating in the Iwo Jima, Japan, Okinawa, Palau and Philippine theaters. Rancho Mirage, CA USA..." [E-Mail Updated 02JUL2000]

SCHRIVER, ADRC J.J. (Red) Retired c/o Robert Schriver rgs4x@yahoo.com "...I am the son of NATS ADRC Flight engineer J.J. (red) Schriver VR-7 retired in 1969. Dad is still alive and kickin. I grew up having NAS Moffett Field, California as my second home..." [03SEP2006]

SCHROCK, Dennis drycleaner2000@yahoo.com "...Served with VU-10 GTMO both at McCalla and Leeward Point. I was a PNSN and PN3 and served from January 1959 to October 1961. I worked in the Personnel Office for LT W. G. Hoot Gibson. My duty with UTRON 10 was the finest duty I had in the Navy. I retired from the Navy in August 1975 while stationed at NAS Miramar. Would like to hear from everyone who served at VU-10 and lets talk Reunion..." [24JUN2000]

SCHROEDER, AVCM(AW/NAC) David dschro12@hotmail.com "...I worked in AIMD Avionics at NAF Kadena, Okinawa, Japan from 1976-1977. Served with VQ-1 from 1977-1980. I Flew ELINT and Brigand in EP-3B/Es on Crew 32, and also often flew with Crew 36 until I was offered what will forever be my glory job, permanently TDY to SPOD NAS Atsugi, Japan. In 1980, I married Elaine (Thomas), a dental tech stationed in NAS Atsugi, Japan. We are still madly in love, and have three great kids. I continued my Navy career after a five-year break in 1985 by joining the reserve, and am now an AVCM(AW/NAC) drilling at the Naval Air Reserve Center Minneapolis..." [05JUN2003]

SCHROEDER, AX Harold jaxjayhawk59@gmail.com "...I checked in to VP-30 December 28, 1962 from AX A-school in NAS Memphis, Tennessee. Worked in Avionics shop. Qualified for A/C wings in 1965 with Radio operator as primary and Julie/Jez as my secondary on the P2V-2E & P2V-2H aircraft. Was on the squadron softball, football & basketball teams. Discharged from the Navy June 1966. Would like to contact former Shipmates..." [02AUG2009]

SCHROER, TDCM Franklin Retired fschroer@juno.com "...I was stationed at NAS Jacksonville from June 1944 until just after the end of WWII. When I arrived there, I was assigned to one of the two PBY Operational Training Squadrons there, VPB-OTU1 and 2. They were later merged into one unit and it was VPB-OTU..." [15AUG2000]

SCHUCK, AOC Dan Retired mschuck@bellatlantic.net "...I was a TAR at NAS Willow Grove, Pennsylvania from April 1961 to June 1973. I was an instructor at Reserve ASW East for ordnance SP2E/H. Plank owner at VP-66 in November 1970 to June 1973. Transfer'd to NARDET NAS Patuxent River, Maryland - June 1973 to October 1977. Back to VP-64 from November 1977 to November 1978. Made AOC and went to NAS Willow Grove, Pennsylvania. Retired 6/12/82. Currently with the U.S. Postal Service. Like to here from old Shipmates..." [13MAY2000]

SCHUELKE, Roy rzs60@yahoo.com "...I served with VP-47 at NAS Whidbey Island, Washington-Phillipines and did two tours to Vietnam between 1963 and 1966. Seaplanes then P-3's. Interested in anyone that was in VP-47 during that time. I was a radioman on RD-12, then RD-5. Still don't listen to anything with static..." [23FEB2004]

SCHUETTE, Richard W jdschu@earthlink.net "...FAETUPAC Airborne searchlight training 1950-53..." [25MAR2001]

SCHUG, James c/o Jay Schug jschug@acewater.com "...My father, James Schug, served on the USS Salisbury Sound (AV-13). I don't know for sure shen he was on board but I believe it was circa 1950-1953. Would be interested in hearing from any Shipmates who may have known him..." [02FEB2004]

SCHUG, CAPTAIN Ronald J. Retired RonaldShor@AOL.COM "...I was in NAS Sigonella, Sicily on deployment with VP-44 at the time. Mike Lehay and I were roommates at NAS Jacksonville, Florida going through VP-30. He and I were the best of friends and he tossed me his copy of FATE IS THE HUNTER. I still remember almost every page. Never thought this could happen to US, but it did. We VP-44, wanted to go find them, but were locked in NAS Sigonella, Sicily. He was my best friend and SHIP-MATE. I still relate too those days as FATE is the hunter, and my hours in P5Ms, P2Vs (5's and 7's), P-3A, B, C and others at NAS Patuxent River, Maryland and Elseware, remind me of that book. By the way I met Ernie Gahn in Anocortes, WS, before he passed away..." [26MAR2002]

SCHULER, ATN3 Harry F. harrybutch@hotmail.com "...I served with VX-6 from 1965 through 1968. I'd like to contact old Shipmates and do some catching up. I have been living in CHCH for the last 33 years so I can fill in on the changes down here. Glad to here from anyone who can still remember..." [E-Mail Updated 11JUL2003 | 13JUN2003]

SCHULLER, RADM Gordon J. Retired C/O His Son SCHULLER, CDR Jeff Retired Jeffrey.Schuller-contractor@bmdo.osd.mil "...My dad flew P2Vs with VP-8 and VP-5 in the '50s and 'early 60s and later P-3As as CO of VP-9 in the late '60s. From there he was CPW-2 at NAS Barbers Point, Hawaii and then Commander Fleet Air West Pac. He retired from the Navy in the early '80..." [04FEB2002]

SCHULLER, CDR Jeff Retired Jeffrey.Schuller-contractor@bmdo.osd.mil "...I flew the last P-3As in VP-44 and transitioned to P-3Cs from '76-'79. Following VP-44, I instructed in VP-30 from '79-'81, and last flew P-3C Update IIs in VP-8. I retired in '94 and now work for Computer Sciences Corporation on the National Missile Defense contract..." [04FEB2002]

SCHULLER, CAPTAIN Ron Retired C/O His Son SCHULLER, CDR Jeff Retired Jeffrey.Schuller-contractor@bmdo.osd.mil "...My brother flew P-3Bs with VP-10 in the late '70s and later P-3Cs with VP-11 in the late '80s. He was the final Commanding Officer of VP-23 in the early '90s. He retired in '99 and now works for Flight International in Newport News, VA..." [04FEB2002]

SCHULLER, AD1 Mike C/O His Son Mike Schuller firebug100@alltel.net "...My father, AD1 Mike Schuller, was stationed on the Currituck in 61 and 62 I think. Dad was/is a big time golfer. During his navy career he was on the golf team..." [13MAY2001]

SCHULTEA, LCDR Patrick Retired patric.schultea@aventis.com "...I was a navigator in VP-68 from 1978 until retirement in 1992. I was the longest running officer on the great Crew 8. We flew the Alpha and B Mod on deployments..." [07JAN2002]

SCHULZ, ADJ2 Bob vandr2469@sbcglobal.net "...I served with VT-24 (1962-1965) at NAS Chase Field, Beeville, Texas. I was a troubleshooter I was able to ride in the back seat of the Grumman F9F-8T Cougar on bomb, rocket and dogfight training hops. This is the most fun I have ever had. I loved it..." [08DEC2011]

SCHULTZ, ATC Ed "Skinny" Retired ezlivin2009@live.com "...I was assigned to VP-40 from 1971 to June of 1977. I went to work for Lockheed as field service rep and am now working as a P-3C Engineer Specialist. I'm still associated with the VP community as a QAR in VP-62. Anyone interseted, we have several VP-40 Alumni here at Lockheed including Dave "the Buffallo" Weye...also served with VP-62 and VP-68. I did retired from VP-62 in 2000 and retired from Lockheed in 2009..." [E-Mail/BIO Updated 05MAR2010 | E-Mail/BIO Updated 28APR2000 | 00XXX97]

SCHULTZ, AK John twohead02@ymail.com "...I served with VP-44 (06/1962-06/1964)..." [12AUG2012]

SCHULTZ, CAPTAIN Hank F. Retired hankschu@charter.net "...I served as Mission Coordinator with VP-4 Special Projects (VPU-2) from 1971 to 1973. One of three Special Projects Officers (Others were LCDR Tom Joyner and LT Al Duva. I was the short one with the big mouth!). I was ordered to VP-4 for stand up of VP Special Projects in PAC. Great assignment! Loved the job! Still have my cruise book from 1972 deployment to PI. Fondly remember great trips and some not so great trips..." [16FEB2004]

SCHULTZ, Jim jcschultz@aol.com "...My first VP squadron was VP-22 from 72-75. Had the best times of my career with crew 8 and Stanley Morton Brown and John "Squatty Body" Fenton. You too, Glen "Goodtime" Brodie. Got out and made potato chips for Frito Lay for 3 years and re-entered the VP Navy as a TAR with VP-6. Thanks to all the pilots I flew with for keeping me alive. Went to VP-90 as Officer in Charge. Off to COMRESPATWINGPAC for a while and back as CO of VP-60. (Anybody get the idea that I liked Glenview?) A tour at RESASWTRACEN and back to NAS Glenview, Illinois as CO with the job of closing the base. Saw a lot of great units disappear during the "downsizing." I retired when offered the "opportunity" to go to the staff in New Orleans. What a fun career, and all without a single day on a boat at sea. I served with hundreds of great folks and had LOTS of great skippers. I would enjoy hearing from any squadron mates..." [22DEC2000]

SCHULTZ, Loren H. lschultz3@neo.rr.com "...I served with VP-40 (1964-1967). I flew hydraulics aboard QE-3..." [19OCT2010]

SCHULTZ, Michael mbgschultz@aol.com "...My name is Mike Schultz currently stationed at Randolph AFB as an instructor for future P-3 NFO's. I was in VP-26 from Oct 1993 to Mar 1997. I served on CAC-02, CAC-10 and CAC-03. While in VP-26 I was fortunate enough (yeah right) to do 2 Sig deployments and 1 NAS Keflavik, Iceland/Roosey/Panama tri-site deployment. It was great finding this website! It made me miss the P-3 and my crew. Can't wait to see an AIP bird!..." [27AUG98]

SCHULZE, AVDDAN Mike ms_democrat@msn.com "...I served with VP-24 (1966-1970) primarily as Duty driver. I worked with Tony Williamson and bunked with Rick (light lunch) Lang. I recently found out about the death of Len (Mad John) Johnston). He passed in May 2010. Sorely missed by his loving wife Bonnie who retired as a CDR. USN and his son Chris, his fathers best friend. I have been to 2 of the Reunions and will attend the October 2010 Reunion in Charleston. I got together with Willy at the Norfolk VA Beach Reunion. Would like to hear from other Shipmates! Come to a Reunion! Rick Lang if you are out there contact me. I have been looking for you!..." [10OCT2010]

SCHULTZ, Richard (Shorty) RDSchu@IX.NETCOM.COM "...I served in VP-8 from 1971 to 1974 as an AMS in the Check Crew and mostly in the Fuel Tanks. Would love to hear from Larry Stopyra, Steve (Rocky) Roksandic et al. I am now working in Macon Georgia at TIMCO, still in aviation. Regards to all..." [06AUG99]

SCHULTZ, Rob NASCOP@aol.com "...Served in VP-1 from June 90 through May 94..." [05DEC98]

SCHULWITZ, AMS2 Wayne R. wrs924@yahoo.com "...I was with VP-6 from 1977 to 1978. I joined the command in NAF Kadena, Okinawa, Japan. I also was with VP-40 from 1978 to 1980. Join the reserves drilled with other commands. In 1991 drilled with VP-93 untill 1993. I retired in July 1999..." [06MAR2010]

SCHUMACHER, AL pdillion@gte.net "...Anyone who served with me in 1959 VP 27 out of Thailand - shot down over Laos May 15, 1959 I was there as POW 4 months, 4 days. Would appeciate hearing from anyone who was with me at this time..."

SCHUMACHER, Les c/o his son R. Schumacher rschu@pacbell.net "...My father flew the PV-1 w/VPB-150 from Tinian in '44. I am looking for squadron history, and existing sqdrn. Members and future reunions. He is Les Schumacher and is still living in So. California. Contact to me via e-mail or :R. Schumacher, 387 Canyon Ct., Benicia, Ca. 94510..." [27NOV1997]

SCHUMACHER, Mark markxnavy@yahoo.com "...I served with VQ-3 from 1989 to 1995. I started with C-130's in Hawaii and left when it was all E-6Aa's in Tinker, Oklahoma. I would love to hear from anyone I served with..." [06OCT2005]

Memorial Picture "...SCHUPP, AMSC T. L. "Eddie"...Schupp AMCS T. L. (Eddie) deceased 6 September 2010. Of his many squadrons and stationss, Eddie will be most fondly remembered as FE of Crew 6 from VP-64's transition to the P-3 Orion in June 1973 until 1976 and then again in 1981 to 1983. Eddie was interredin the new Washing Crossing National Cemetery. Crew 6 will hold a memorial at the grave site on 2 October 2010. If interested, contact Captain Lou Dilullo at dilu3@psd.net. Eddie also served with VP-48..." Contributed by ROBIDEAU, AWCS Larry "Robby" Retired larobidoo@comcast.net [30SEP2010]

SCHUPP, AMS3 Robert "Bob" rlschupp@cox.net "...I served with VR-21 (1967-1970) Detachment and VR-30 (1965-1967) at NAS Alameda, California Hanger 40 as C1A Flight Crew Plane Captain aboard the A\C 031..." [04SEP2015]

SCHUPP, AMSC T. L. "Eddie" rschuppjr@aol.com "...I served with VP-48 from August 1968 to August 1969..." [E-Mail Updated 11OCT2009 | 29MAR2009]

SCHUR, John john.schur@gmail.com "...I served with VT-29 at NAS Corpus Christi, Texas from June 1969 thru September 1972. I flew as Plane Captain/Air crewman on both the T-29 and the C-117. I left the Navy at the completion of my tour with VT-29. Most recently retired after a career in law enforcement. Have fond memories of the people and the time I spent at NAS Corpus Christi, Texas..." [16AUG2007]

SCHUSTER, AE2 Jim james_schuster@comcast.net "...I served with VAQ-33 (1983-1987). I spent most of my time TAD to AIMD though. I'm doing great living in the DC area now. NAS Key West, Florida was the best times I can remember!..." [08JUN2012]

SCHUSTER, LT(jg) Louis L. (Deceased) c/o His Nephew Jay Wilpolt Shipmate Pix wilpolthistory@aol.com "...Information obtained from scrap books, etc. about my late uncle, Louis L. Schuster He served with VP-135 on Feb 2, 1944 and served with that group until Jan 1, 1946. He entered that service as an Ensign and was promoted to Lieutenant (jg) on June 7, 1945. He also was given the "American Campaign Ribbon" on Oct. 25, 1945. He was also given the Air Medal Citation..." [E-Mail Updated 08DEC2002 | 14DEC2001]

SCHUTT, CPO Richard richardschutt@gmail.com "...I served with VP-24 (1987-1992), VP-30 at NAS Whidbey Island, Washington, VQ-1 where I was placed on Limit Duty for 18 months and out I went on my butt with a $40k check and a pat on the butt ("Thanks Chief for serving but you are unfit to continue"). No retirement and still fighting after 16 years of being let go in 1997. Do any of ya'll know where I can get help to fight the Navy?..." [01MAR2013]

SCHVAB, John (Nathan) schvab5@sbcglobal.net "...Howdy, VP-MAU (NAS Moffett Field, California), probably the best time in the Navy besides HCS-5. VP-MAU NAS Moffett Field, California especially 1987-1989 the crew was great. Sometimes my memory comes back and I say "Did I do that?" VP-69 was alright 1991-1992. Still in the Navy sittiing in Springfield Missouri at the NMCRC getting ready to retire. If you can stay in touch..." [19JAN2005]

SCHWAB, AMH2 David L. dddj6@yahoo.com "...I served with VP-26 WesPac tour in 1968 as an AMH-2. I knew and flew with most of the crews members involved in the 2 downings. I also went through SERE school with Crew 8 (SEE: In Memorial for lost friends Crew EIGHT "Lost at Sea" 05 FEB 68) before deploying..." [E-Mail Updated 03JUN2011 | 20APR2008]

SCHWAB, LCDR Frederick A. Retired bigfred@loa.com "...Hello to all my Shipmates in lovin eleven (VP-11), 1985 to 1988. Fine times at the Brass Nut in NAS Keflavik, Iceland. I retired in 1990 doing Nucular Security at Maine Yankee Atomic. Would like to hear from some of the troop. Miss all the good time/good people in Maintance Dept..." [20APR2001]

SCHWAB, RMCS Ron Retired ronini@foothill.net "...There was a VC-3 prior to the SDiego days. I was in VC-3 at NAS Moffett Field, California during 1952-1954. We deployed F4U's & F2H-2's on all the WestPac carriers. If you run into any of those VC-3 guys (and there should be plenty because we were a big outfit in the old Hanger #1) please have them contact me. Best regards on your Reunion efforts..." [18FEB99]

SCHWAB, AX3 Thomas V. blackjack43044@earthlink.net "...I served with VP-17 Crew-11 and VP-1 Crew-1 from l965 to 1969..." [09NOV2009]

SCHWARTZ, Bill schwartz@ottawa.edu "...I served with VP-44 at NAS Patuxent River, Maryland between 1963 and 1966. We deployed during that period to NAS Argentia, Newfoundland, Canada and NAS Bermuda..." [30DEC99]

SCHWARTZ, ADJ2 Jim shwartzie@sbcglobal.net "...I served aboard NAS Moffett Field, California (AMD Power Plants Division) from January 1968 to June 1970 and VP-22 at NAS Barbers Point, Hawaii with deployments to NAF Naha, Okinawa, Japan (1970-1971) NAF Cam Ranh Bay, Vietnam (1970). I would like to hear from former Shipmates..." [09SEP2009]

SCHWARTZ, Mark mks@lm.com "... served with VQ-1 from Oct. 1984 - Jan. 1988. Completed WestPac Cruises with DET Bravo EA-3B crews. USS Enterprise WestPac 1986 USS Constellation WestPac 1987 Whales Forever!!!..."

SCHWARTZ/HARDMAN, AZC Carol Ann Guinn caguinn@frontiernet.net "...I was with VP-50 from 1983 to 1986 at NAS Moffett Field, California, then to NAS Brunswick, Maine to SERE School from 86-89,then to the Tiger Tiger land of VP-8 from 89-92. I am retired now, and working in Lower Alabama. Would enjoy hearding from and former Shipmates..." [23FEB2001]

SCHWARZ, AMS2 Stephen stephen.schwarz@comcast.net "...I served with VP-48 NAS Moffett Field, California from 1977 to 1981..." [20JAN2004]

SCHWEIKERT, Paul vtdaddy2@hotmail.com "...I served from 1983 through 1989 with the "Stingers" of VP-91 flying ASW out of NAS Moffett Field, California. Two week summer deployments to NAF Misawa, Japan with gee dunk hops to S. Korea are all fond memories of serving. Hearing from former Stingers would be great!..." [12AUG2008]

SCHWENKLER, Scott toofarfrumpuken@yahoo.com "...I served as a navy corpsman from 11/83-10/85 with VP-19..." [05MAR2010]

SCHWIND, ATC John "10 Speed" nzw7z@comcast.net "...Greetings Shoremates of the FIGHTIN' 92ND and MILTARY ATTACK UNIT! Served at NAS North Island, San Diego, California with HSL-32 from 4-75 to 11-75, NAS South Weymouth, Massachusetts from 12-75 to 9-79 with HS-74, NAS North Island, San Diego, California 9-79 to 4-83 with HS-84, NAS South Weymouth, Massachusetts 5-83 to 9-86 with VP-92, NAS Moffett Field, California 10-86 to 3-91 with VP-MAU, NAS South Weymouth, Massachusetts 4-91 to 6-95 and then at NAS Alameda, California 7-95 to 8-96 with HM-15 for my final tour. Now retired and living near the Bangor Sub Base in Washington State. I did a job for Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute at Cape Cod back in 97. I went to sea on a civilian science ship and operated / maintained JASON, their underwater camera sled that allows s cientists to investigate the deepest depths of the ocean. This is the same unit they used to find the Titanic before exploring it with Alvin, the 3 man submersible. For you old timers from NAS South Weymouth, Massachusetts, Will Sellers is the chief pilot for this vehicle. I have been a realtor here for the last 3 years with John L. Scott, one of the largest and successful regional operations in the country, covering 3 states. Happily married to a regnav CMC who will return from her last deployment next week and retire in August after 30 years of dedicated Naval service. Drop me a line anytime. C' YA!..." [E-Mail Updated 01JUL2006 | 04FEB98]

SCHWIND-DiCESARE, Kathy alias Kathy Kay kschwind@mail.arc.nasa.gov "...I was a reserve with VP-69, VP-MAU, and VP-92. I was also a civilian working in the Supply Dept at NAS Whidbey Island, Washington. I was wondering if anyone who is at NAS Whidbey Island, Washington now would know any retired EA6B Trainer pilots or maintenance crew from VA-128 or any other of the VA squadrons? (Yes, I know that I said the wrong squadrons. But what do you expect from a blond....ha ha ha.) If you all do please contract me through my email address or work number DSN 359-3675 or commerical 650 604-3675. I am working at Raytheon Aerospace at NAS Moffett Field, California. Sure, do miss the Navy here at the base. Let me know as soon as possible. Love to all of you. Take care..." [03JUN2000]

SCHWALBE, Vincent H. (SWAB) enteng721@msn.com "...I served with VP-17 from 1968 to 1971 at NAS Barbers Point, Hawaii and made 2 WESTPAC cruises with them. (NAS Iwakuni, Japan and NS Sangley Point, Philippines)..." [E-Mail Updated 01JUL2003 | 11OCT98]

SCHWEITZER, Jerry jschweitzer1@nc.rr.com "...I was in VP-56 from 1968 to 1971. I was on Crew 11 (Ryan's Rats). We made the last deployment with the P2s to NAS Guantanamo Bay, Cuba and then moved the squadron to NAS Patuxent River, Maryland. I was the old P2s on a History Channel show on the Scorpion, and lo and behold, I remembered, we were the duty crew that night, and got launched. Anybody rememeber the "Brandywine" message?..." [11AUG2006]

SCINTA, AD3 Sam whoopeecp@ol.com "...I served with VP-42 (1956-1957) at NAS North Island, San Diego, California with a deployment to NS Sangley Point, Philippines..." [02JUN2013]

SCIOLA, PR3 Robert F. mrshy1246@aol.com "...I was a parachute rigger in VP-1 from 1966 to 1969 Just looking to hear from anyone stationed there then..." [10DEC2001]

SCIRE, Vinny vinces@mail.cybernex.net"...I was CTO3 stationed with VQ-2 from Nov. 67 til May 69. I also did a little time flying on the 121, but did alot of time down town enjoying a few San Miguels..."

SCOFIELD, ATC James W. "Jim" Retired jim@ndislife.com "...My first squadron, after ATN "A" school was VW-1 at NAS Agana, Guam flying radio on EC-121. We flew weather ops from Guam, the Philippines, Japan and Taiwan and radar cover over the Gulf of Tonkin mostly from Chu Lai. From VW-1 I went to VR-21 at NAS Barbers Point, Hawaii flying radio on C-118's and C-130's. My first VP experience was in VP-19, the "Milpitas Chickens", as an IFT from April 1978 - May 1980. After a three-year tour with VRC-50, second time around, I joined VP-22 and the "Blue Geese" on deployment at NAS Cubi Point, Philippines in September 1984 - June 1987. After VP-22. I returned to NAS Cubi Point, Philippines, AIMD and BEQ Leading Chief, for my last duty station. We were in the Philippines when Mt. Pinatubo erupted. I have a unique video of my last re-enlistment on top of Diamond Head with LT Clark and my retirement ceremony in the Philippines with Mt. Pinatubo erupting in the background. We came to NAS Sand Point, Seattle, Washington for separation. I am presently working for Washington Department of Corrections as the electronics technician at the women's prison. To all my Shipmates and friends my family and I send a cheerful Mabuhay and Salamat Po..." [E-Mail Updated 09FEB2011 | E-Mail/BIO Updated 01AUG2004 | 12DEC98]

SCOFIELD, AO3 Robert W. c/o His Son Ken Scofield PaigeLane@aol.com "...I am trying to verify my father's location in all this: Robert W. Scofield, AO3/c. His discharge papers list two squadrons: VPB-99 and VPB-25. As I read the history accounts in the Dictionary of Naval Aviation Squadrons, it would seem he started in VPB-25 around October 1944. He talked about the daylight patrols in the Philippines that were so routine that he thought the Japanese would watch their clocks and then man their AA guns just before the planes flew over. I have some photos of planes and tenders. I also have a crew photo showing three officers (pilots?) named Crane, Vallade & Reed. The photo also shows six enlisted named Sandberg, Simmons, Zisa, Scofield, Hadaway, & Wilpert. The back of the photo says "UNIT FAW-20(?)." What can I do further to establish a better connection? Thanks!..." [21JAN2002]

SCONTRAS, Andy Retired andyscontras@mac.com "...I served with VP-11 (PPC) from 1975 to 1979 and VP-6 in 1986. I'm always happy to hear from former VP-6, VP-11, ASWOC NAS Bermuda or NAS Barbers Point, Hawaii Shipmates. Life is still great! Did my 20 years before they threw me out and now doing the airline thing with NorthWest..." [E-Mail Updated 01JUN2004 | 18APR2002]

SCOTT, Bill scotty6651@aol.com "...I was an AW with HSL-31 (74-75), HSL-33 (75-78), VX-1 (78-80), ASWOC NAS Adak, Alaska (80-82), and VP-48 (82-84). I then took a break at NRD Cleveland (84-86). Disqual'd from flight and changed rate to STS and got to see ASW from the other side. SSN 663 87, SSN 667 87-89 and retired as an instructor at SubTraFac Norfolk 94. I married Cindy Secunde who was in VXN-8 at NAS Patuxent River, Maryland 1980 and had two children. Don't miss the silent service, but sure do miss everyone in 12 years of flying. Would appreciate hearing from any squadron mates or friends. Cindy and I were just remembering how much fun it was to have ready alert crews from deployed VP squadrons over the house in NAS Adak, Alaska for holiday dinners. A guaranteed launch every time! All the best..." [04APR2002]

SCOTT, AMCS (AW/SW) David Retired davidscott534@gmail.com "...I served with VP-8 (08/1988-11/1992) with deployments to NAS Keflavik, Iceland and NAS Sigonella, Sicily and retired in 2012. I am currently reside in San Antonio, TX..." [14OCT2017]

SCOTT, YN David L. "Scotty" dalscott@indiana.edu "...I served with VP-50 NAS Moffett Field, California from spring 1976 to July 1976. I enjoyed every minute of my short time with VP-50 while assigned to the Legal Yeoman Office. I can't remember to many names of folks who were station there. I came off sea duty to California after spending two years aboard the USS Midway. If any one remembers me - send me a big hello. Thanks..." [23MAY2004]

SCOTT, Dennis M. (Scotty) dennymscott@hotmail.com "...I served with VP-44 from March 1962 through March 1964. I was Radio Operator on Crew 12 then Crew 1. Had some great times and would like to talk/get together with old buddies. Am in contact with Andy Clopein (Crew 11), we would like to find Dick Minnihan, Al Funk, and Biff Horton. I am presently the owner/director of a real estate school in Bethlehem, PA http://www.scott-white.com/..." [BIO Updated 23FEB2004 | E-Mail Updated 04JAN2004 | 29OCT2000]

SCOTT, ATR Howell debnscot@att.net "...Attended 'A' School at NAS Millington, Tennessee, served with VAW-13 (1968) in Comm/Nav/ECM and deployed aboard the USS Enterprise (CVN-65) (January 1968 to June 1968) when the when the USS PUEBLO (AGER 2) was taken by the N. Korean's..." [04JUL2011]

SCOTT, Joe mojoehike@aol.com "...Glad to see VP site on NAS Atsugi, Japan. I was attached to base AIMD (was FASRON-11)from 1960 to 1962. Comments here bring back many memories..." [13JAN2000]

SCOTT, AT2 John W. jwscott99@hotmail.com "...Originally from Decatur, Illinois. Joined the Navy in 1980. After AT "A" school in NAS Memphis, Tennessee I went on to "B" school - AFTA - Advanced First Term Avionics. When I completed AFTA I received AT3 (rent-a-crow). I then transferred to VP-31 for framp school in NAS Moffett Field, California. I took the AT2 test in NAS Moffett Field, California, passed, and was a 2nd class before transferring to the fleet. In 1982 I transferred to VPU-2 in NAS Barbers Point, Hawaii and served as a ground pounder electronics tech in 640. I had a great time in many deployments to NAS Cubi Point, Philippines, NSF Diego Garcia and NAF Misawa, Japan. Special Projects was definitely the high point of my naval service. I transferred to NAS North Island, San Diego, California in 1986 and was a micro-miniature electronics repair supervisor until I got out of the navy in 1987..." [07FEB2007]

SCOTT, PH3 John D. jscott401@comcast.net "...I served with RVAH-3 NAS Sanford, Florida 1966 to 1968 as a Training Petty Officer. Would like to hear from anyone serving at that time..." [26NOV2003]

SCOTT, AK3 Larry G. tobipaint@msn.com "...I served with VP-4 on Okinawa from January 1961 to June 1962. I would like to here from anyone who were there at that time. I was a AK-3. Thanks..." [10JAN2004]

SCOTT, ADJ2 Lee leescott66@gmail.com "...I served with VP-19 (1972-1974) in the Engine Shop with a deployment to NAF Naha, Okinawa, Japan (1972). I would like to hear from former Shipmates..." [16JUL2011]

SCOTT, PNSN Michael mscott@isd.net "...I was with VP-22 from Dec.73 to Late 75. I was a PNSN and did 2 westpacs, one to NAS Cubi Point, Philippines and one to NAF Kadena, Okinawa, Japan. Had a lot of good times. Have some stuff that some of you old geesers might like. Lot's of pictures and a few patches. Remember JMDF det 5. When they brought in the P2Vs to NAS Barbers Point, Hawaii from NAF Kadena, Okinawa, Japan. I might even have a picture or two of the skippers QA00 VW bug. Drop me a line if you remember..." [03APR2001]

SCOTT, ATN2 Murray D. mscott34@twcny.rr.com "...I served with VP-10 from 1965 to 1967 as a CAC Radio Operator (also MAD gear, radar, and ASW stuff). Our pilot was LCDR Carl Bethe and our crew consisted of John Cude, Tom Drehobl, Robert Van Ness and Bill Geddes. I would like to hear from former Shipmates. Maybe we can make the next Reunion. I will never forget NAS Keflavik, Iceland, they say there is a girl behind every tree there. Looking at the history archives, the only guy I remembered was AXC Stanley Grindle..." [28SEP2009]

SCOTT, Paul pproffe@earthlink.net "...I served with VP-4 from 1982 to 1985 on Crew 3 SS3. I would like to find some old friends..." [04JUL2003]

SCOTT, AE1 Ricky J. w7psk@w7psk.net "...I served with VQ-1 (1973 to 1975), VP-31 FRAMP (1975 to 1978), VQ-2 (1979 to 1982), C-12 Aircrew NAS Brunswick (1982 to 1985), VP-30 FE School (1985), VP-11 (1985 to 1986) and Commander, Patrol Wing Five (CPW-5) Brunswick (1986 to 1987)..." [E-Mail Updated 23AUG2005 | E-Mail Updated 22OCT99 | E-Mail Updated 19APR99]

SCOTT, ATCS Robert C. Retired greatscott2bl@msn.com "...I reported to VP-871 September 1952 and was redesignated VP-19 1953. I was assigned as gunner and cook to Crew-11 with Pappy Bloom as our pilot. I transferred out in late 1955 for Ordnance Class B School in NAS Jacksonville, Florida. I ended up doing 20 great years..." [E-Mail Updated 07JAN2004 | 15NOV2001]

SCOTT, Thomas wyateerp1@aol.com "...Millington Tenn. to VP-30 then on to VP-56, Aug. 1976-Dec.1980. Any body out there that was in the Dragon's those years please feel free to e-mail me, Thank's..." [02SEP2000]

SCOTT, AMS2 Tom J. ts_voyager@hotmail.com "...I served with VP-30 from 1976 to 1979. I worked A/F, the squadron tool room, with Marie (Brown) Remels, and Charles Dennis. I supervised the Squadron C/C dept before transfering out. Looking for Gordy Schrader and Dan Eichen (worked the Corr. Control), Marie Remels and Charles Dennis (tool room and supply), and a 2nd class by the name of weired Harold in A/F. I have kept in contact with Mike "Griff" Griffin, Gary Webb, and Andy "Jr." Almaguer over the years. Any others that worked for me or with me I'd like to hear from you. Thanks...." [19DEC2002]

SCOTT, Warren scottadmirals17@aol.com "...I served with VP-92 from April 1980 to November 1984. I worked in the AT shop and flew briefly as an IFT. I remember all the great times we had with Mike Mansfield, Jerry Shed, Paul Roy and all the rest of the squadron. Living in Virginia Beach Va. Just retired from TSA after 9 years with them. I hope to hear from all of you soon..." [27MAR2011]

SCOTT, Wayne killerw@aol.com "...After graduating from AMS "A" school in NAS Millington, Tennessee in May '59. I went to VT-24 at Chase Field in Beeville, TX. I was there from May 1959 until my discharge in Feb. 1963 as AMS2. I was a check crew leader in the airframe shop. I would like to hear from others who were there at that time..." [11AUG2005]

SCOTTI, AE3 Richard "Dick" navy9crew@sbcglobal.net "...I served with VP-8 at NAS Norfolk, Virginia then moved to NAS Patuxent River, Maryland (1960 to 1962). I was an AE and was on flight crews that flew LC-4 and LC-9 those old P2V-5FS. My pilot was LT Chester Zinn and the only two crewmen I can remember were both techs, Jerry Malm and Charlie Wilson. I went on the beach with another squadron member, Gary Davis. In 1962 I got shore duty to NAS Key West, Florida and there I heard where VP-8 got the new P-3s, the one that went down I knew 10 of the 12 that were lost but time has faded their names. I was proud to be an airdale. I then served with VS-30 until my discharge on 25 April 1963. If anyone remembers me as a group of us used to go to Miami for the weekends in my 1961 Renault (white in color) please write. My memory fails as to any names from this era. I had the duty when the Cuban Crisis hit and I also was tad to CFAD right after that. I was a Maintance Electrician for 33 years and retired but working part time and live in St. Charles, MO. I would like to hear from former Shipmates..." [E-Mail/BIO Updated 23OCT2009 | E-Mail Updated 28DEC2001 | BIO Updated 07JUN2000 | 21JUL98]

SCOTTON, John orionrain@hotmail.com "...I served with VP-66 from 1977 to 1990 (In-Flight Comm) at NAS Willow Grove, Pennsylvania..." [10JUN2010]

SCRAM, Russell russsatmgoblue@comcast.net "...I served with VP-56 at NAS Norfolk, Virginia (1962-1964) with a deployment to NAS Key West, Florida (1963), VR-1 (1964-1965) at NAS Patuxent River, Maryland and aboard the USS Lake Champlain (CG-57) (1965-1966) at NAS Quonset Point, Rhode Island..." [E-Mail/BIO Updated 20AUG2013 | 25JUN2009]

SCRANTON, Dennis scranton@midrivers.com "...I served with VPB-108 (1944-1945) and flew with Crew-1 as a Radarman for CO Muldrows. My book "Crew One: A World War II Memoir of VPB-108" is now available on Amazon..." [18OCT2014]

SCRIVNER, ATCS JAMES W. RETIRED jscrivner@websterengineering.com "...I WAS IN VP-21 FROM 55 TO 57 AND THEN WENT TO VP-30 FOR A COUPLE OF YEARS AS A FLIGHT INSTRUCTOR FOR FLIGHT TECHS. FROM THERE I WENT TO B SCHOOL AND INTO THE E2C (AIRBORNE EARLY WARNING). AFTER I GOT INTO THAT TYPE SQUADRON I COULD NOT GET AWAY FROM THE E2 COMMUNITY. WOULD ENJOY HEARING FROM ANY OLD Shipmates FROM VP-21...VS-31 Topcat NFO from Sept 1997-Sept 2000. Served as C2W, Asst Admin, and Line DivO during tour with the legendary Chopper, Maddog, Chum, Pee-Wee, Kosmo, and Slitz..." [BIO Updated 27JUL2001 | 23JUL2001]

SCROGGS John T. jjscroggs@att.net "...As an Electronics instructor at FAIRBETUPAC (FAETUPAC) NAS North Island, San Diego, California during the early 50's. I was also an ASW instuctor and trained many crews for duty in Korea. I was discharged in December 1953. I joined the weekend warriors out of NAS Atlanta, Georgia and ended up in VP-673. In September 1963 VP-673's 2 week cruise was at NAS Alameda, California. I was in management training with AT&T and couldn't make the cruise. I was lucky! As my crewmates took off late one night, the starboard jet pod on the P2V exploded and severed the fuel line to the starboard engine. The whole starboard side of the aircraft was engulfed in flame. The command pilot Lt. Art Knighten had two choices, turn away from the burning engine, normal procedure, and crash land in a housing developement, or, turn into the burning engine and try to crash land in space near the oil fields. Making a hard choice, Art tried to prevent killing many people in the housing developement and attempted to set the mortally wounded P2V down into space around the oil field. He didn't make it. The starboard wing blew away just before he touched down and the aircraft went in on the starboard side. Everyone one board perished. The only creman recognizable was my replacement. Does anyone have any information on VP-673? I have photos of crews. Would to hear from ya'll..." [19MAR2000]

SCULLY, Mike MICHAELmS@webtv.net "...Member of crew 17 as ordnanceman. Went through the whole Air Crew System..." [05SEP2001]


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