Todays Date : 5/15/2006
Who are you ? : Dave Kosht
Were you on the Rockaway ? : yes
When ? : 1963 to 1965
Rank or Rate onboard ? : ET-3
How can we contact you, Your address & Phone ? : 407 Richmond Dr. Hope,MI 48628 989.689.3096 home 517.881.4989 cell
If E_Mail, full address (Jsmith@aol.com) : dkosht@aol.com KC8SKI@winlink.org
Any comments or messages ? : Great times aboard and ashore...GITMO,OC bravo,charlie,delta,echo,bermuda standbys,cadet cruise thru canal..would like to hear from mates including louie d,jeff r and any others...currently live with wife on our sailboat most winters..many cruises to baha


Todays Date : 5/11/06
Who are you ? : Norm Wallace
Were you on the Rockaway ? : Oh Yea
When ? : 1963-1965
Rank or Rate onboard ? : YN3
How can we contact you, Your address & Phone ? : Norm Wallace (Wally) 11 Split Rock Rd. North Haledon, NJ 07508 (973)636-0757
If E_Mail, full address (Jsmith@aol.com) : normgwallace@aol.com
Any comments or messages ? : Remember Smith Voyager rescue, shark fishing, major hangover in the Azores, Cadet Cruise thru Panama Canal,(during which time I also ran the ships barber shop), Capt. Garrity & Lt. Cmdr, Cadigan.


Todays Date : 5/5/2006
Who are you ? : Bruce J. Brady
Were you on the Rockaway ? : Yes
When ? : 1970
Rank or Rate onboard ? : SA
How can we contact you, Your address & Phone ? : 461 31st Street Bellingham WA 98225
If E_Mail, full address (Jsmith@aol.com) : wagb4@comcast.net
Any comments or messages ? : Hello to everyone. Wish I could attend this years reunion.


Todays Date : 5-3-2006
Who are you ? : Chris Parker
Were you on the Rockaway ? : Yes
When ? : 9/67 - 2/70
Rank or Rate onboard ? : SNETN - ETN3
How can we contact you, Your address & Phone ? : 16745 St Jeromes Creek Rd Dameron, MD 20628
If E_Mail, full address (Jsmith@aol.com) : 99spd3@starband.net
Any comments or messages ? : Joined Chief Smith, Rice, Pilarz, and Harris in ET shop out of school. Discharged from Curtis Bay in 70. Great memories - always proud to say I was a part of this crew.


Todays Date : 3 May 2006
Who are you ? : Tom Meehan
Were you on the Rockaway ? : Yes
When ? : Nov 60 -Feb 62
Rank or Rate onboard ? : SNBM
How can we contact you, Your address & Phone ? : Tom Meehan 3720 Squaw Drive Lake Havasu City, AZ 86406
If E_Mail, full address (Jsmith@aol.com) : coastie282@yahoo.com
Any comments or messages ? : I remember well the Cadet Cruise to Europe with the Eagle and Castle Rock, a Bermuda Standby, 3 OSs and of course Base St. George. We had four fires, SN Bill Chance was our entertainer as well as laundry man and we had a great deck crew. Thouroughly enjoy
Todays Date : May 3,2006
Who are you ? : Denis E Coughlin
Were you on the Rockaway ? : Yes
When ? : Jan 1966-Feb 1967
Rank or Rate onboard ? : ETC
How can we contact you, Your address & Phone ? : Denis E Coughlin 2278 NE 16th Ct Jensen Beach, Fl 34957 772 225 7530
If E_Mail, full address (Jsmith@aol.com) : denissail@yahoo.com
Any comments or messages ? :


Todays Date : 5/1/06
Who are you ? : Phillip R. Viveiros
Were you on the Rockaway ? : yes
When ? : April 1966-July 1967
Rank or Rate onboard ? : SA striking YN
How can we contact you, Your address & Phone ? : 5 Rosemount Lane Westerly, RI 02891 (401) 322-8830
If E_Mail, full address (Jsmith@aol.com) : philjoanv@netzero.net
Any comments or messages ? : Had great time on Rock. Pals with Dick Sprague, Hud, Roy Mckinnon, Larry Groom and George Ruk.


Todays Date : 5/1/06
Who are you ? : Neil Macewen
Were you on the Rockaway ? : Yes
When ? : 1970 1971
Rank or Rate onboard ? : EN 3
How can we contact you, Your address & Phone ? : Neil MacEwen 116 Wayne drive Belleville Il 62223
If E_Mail, full address (Jsmith@aol.com) : skipm@therohogroup.com
Any comments or messages ? : Last Engineman aboard when she was towed out of Govs Island for mothball


Todays Date : 4/30/06
Who are you ? : Ken Tashian
Were you on the Rockaway ? : Yes
When ? : 1966
Rank or Rate onboard ? : FN
How can we contact you, Your address & Phone ? : 1528 Buchanan St. Novato, CA 94947 415 341-7940
If E_Mail, full address (Jsmith@aol.com) : ken_tashian@yahoo.com
Any comments or messages ? : Made 1 GITMO in April 1966 and several OSV outing. We blew up the engine in Guantanamo and Kizersky (SP?) put the ship back together. Chief Zenchew was in the galley and Buck Rogers just became the old man. I may have had too many drinks at the Bay Clu


Todays Date : 4-10-06
Who are you ? : California
Were you on the Rockaway ? : yes
When ? : 1951 to 1952
Rank or Rate onboard ? : SK1
How can we contact you, Your address & Phone ? : 1789 baywood ct. pleasanton, ca.94566 925 846-3355
If E_Mail, full address (Jsmith@aol.com) : ret.e9.uscg@sbcglobal.net
Any comments or messages ? : retired SKCM Nov. 1967
Todays Date : 4-5-06
Who are you ? : ken (mac) mcmaster
Were you on the Rockaway ? : yes
When ? : oct. 1962 to aug. 1964
Rank or Rate onboard ? : fn
How can we contact you, Your address & Phone ? : ken mcmaster 761 schuyler av. kearny n.j. 07032
If E_Mail, full address (Jsmith@aol.com) : kearny565@hotmail.com
Any comments or messages ? : from the bay cafe, to the apache bar in oslo, to chicks tavern in bermuda,all the girls loved us.


Todays Date : March 3, 2006
Who are you ? : Donald L. Wilcox
Were you on the Rockaway ? : Yes
When ? : Nov. 1964
Rank or Rate onboard ? : SNRM
How can we contact you, Your address & Phone ? :
If E_Mail, full address (Jsmith@aol.com) : wilcoxdl@telus.net
Any comments or messages ? : I was on the Rock when it went on the Smithvoyager SAR. Off Bermuda, in 67.


Todays Date : march 9, 2006
Who are you ? : John S. Burger
Were you on the Rockaway ? : yes
When ? : 1965-1969
Rank or Rate onboard ? : DC1
How can we contact you, Your address & Phone ? : 3983 Beechwood Blvd Pittsburgh, PA 15217 412-421-5339
If E_Mail, full address (Jsmith@aol.com) : kbregal822@aol.com
Any comments or messages ? :


Todays Date : March 1, 2006
Who are you ? : Harold Duncan
Were you on the Rockaway ? : Yes
When ? : 1968-1970
Rank or Rate onboard ? : Fn
How can we contact you, Your address & Phone ? : 11517 Leehifh Dr. Fairfax, Va. 22030
If E_Mail, full address (Jsmith@aol.com) : gregduncan78@netscape.com
Any comments or messages ? : Billy Butts its been a long time. Hey Guggie how are you doing?


Todays Date : 02-26-06
Who are you ? : Edward Hedrick
Were you on the Rockaway ? : yes
When ? : 66-68
Rank or Rate onboard ? : en-3
How can we contact you, Your address & Phone ? : talked to Gary Skoda today. gave me Phil Hynes EM 2 address 15 Greenknolls Ln. Newtown, CT. 06470 203-426-2054
If E_Mail, full address (Jsmith@aol.com) :
Any comments or messages ? :
Todays Date : February 26, 2006
Who are you ? : George Schadt
Were you on the Rockaway ? : Yes
When ? : September 1967 to May 1968
Rank or Rate onboard ? : SA
How can we contact you, Your address & Phone ? : Do not own a computer. You will have to use either U.S. Mail or telephone. Address: 5613 Sidbury Road Caslte Hayne, North Carolina 28429 Telephone: (910) 675-9953
If E_Mail, full address (Jsmith@aol.com) :
Any comments or messages ? :


Todays Date : feb 4 2006
Who are you ? : Edward Hedrick
Were you on the Rockaway ? : yes
When ? : May 66-Jan68
Rank or Rate onboard ? : EN-3
How can we contact you, Your address & Phone ? : 546 Edison rd Trumbull.Ct.
If E_Mail, full address (Jsmith@aol.com) : hedlawn@hotmail.com,
Any comments or messages ? : hope to make reunion in Wilmington


Todays Date : 02/02/2006
Who are you ? : vaughn tripler
Were you on the Rockaway ? : yes
When ? : 1968
Rank or Rate onboard ? : fn
How can we contact you, Your address & Phone ? : po box 444 higganum ct 06441
If E_Mail, full address (Jsmith@aol.com) : vetripler@iwon.com
Any comments or messages ? :


Todays Date : jan. 9 2005
Who are you ? : William Butts
Were you on the Rockaway ? : Yes
When ? : 68-69
Rank or Rate onboard ? : FA
How can we contact you, Your address & Phone ? : 4310 Old Cherry Pt. Rd. New Bern, N.C. 28560
If E_Mail, full address (Jsmith@aol.com) : Bwildbill@wallmart.com
Any comments or messages ? : LOTS OF MEMORIES


Todays Date : 1/6/2006
Who are you ? : James W Jernigan
Were you on the Rockaway ? : Yes
When ? : April 1966 - Jan 1970
Rank or Rate onboard ? : BT3
How can we contact you, Your address & Phone ? : Elizabeth City, NC 252-264-5616
If E_Mail, full address (Jsmith@aol.com) : James.W.Jernigan@uscg.mil
Any comments or messages ? :
Todays Date : Jan 3, 2006
Who are you ? : Howard Schadt
Were you on the Rockaway ? : Yes
When ? : Oct 1967 to May 1968
Rank or Rate onboard ? : SA
How can we contact you, Your address & Phone ? : e-mail is best
If E_Mail, full address (Jsmith@aol.com) : HCSAIA@optonline.net
Any comments or messages ? : I was only on the Rockaway for a short time before going to RM School. I requested the Rockaway after RM School, but was assigned to the Half Moon, which was then decomissioned, and I ended up out on French Frigate Shoals. My little brother (George) wa


Todays Date : 2January 2006
Who are you ? : Jerry Pilarz
Were you on the Rockaway ? : Yes
When ? : Nov 66 - June 68
Rank or Rate onboard ? : SNET - ET2
How can we contact you, Your address & Phone ? : 513 Whitman Drive Turnersville, NJ 08012 (856) 228-8238
If E_Mail, full address (Jsmith@aol.com) : PILARZ2@JUNO COM
Any comments or messages ? : Great shipmates = great duty ! Curtis Bay yard where the mount came off and oceano gear came on, the bent shaft in the Canal Zone, Eastropac 2&3 are some great memories. Fantastic to see so many names from the past but where are the three other double fir


Todays Date : 12-31-05
Who are you ? : ZIP
Were you on the Rockaway ? : yes
When ? : 67-69?
Rank or Rate onboard ? : SN-deck hand-chiefs messcook- paint locker
How can we contact you, Your address & Phone ? :
If E_Mail, full address (Jsmith@aol.com) : Wago377@aol.com
Any comments or messages ? : Shortly after comming aboard I picked up the nickname ZIP. It came from a guy named Richard Sprage(???)I think. I was never sure if he ment it as a insult or a comepliment, but as it turned out that nickname was my passport to popularity and friendships f


Todays Date : 12-31-05
Who are you ? :
Were you on the Rockaway ? :
When ? :
Rank or Rate onboard ? :
How can we contact you, Your address & Phone ? :
If E_Mail, full address (Jsmith@aol.com) :
Any comments or messages ? :


Todays Date : 12/29/05
Who are you ? : Jim Baker
Were you on the Rockaway ? : Yes
When ? : 1967/1970
Rank or Rate onboard ? : BM3
How can we contact you, Your address & Phone ? : Jim Baker 3 Warner Drive Darien, CT. 06820
If E_Mail, full address (Jsmith@aol.com) : dbcmgrjim@aol.com
Any comments or messages ? : Looking forward to reunion Oct/2006
Todays Date : 12/24/05
Who are you ? : Ed Schaefer
Were you on the Rockaway ? : YES
When ? : 1969-1970
Rank or Rate onboard ? : SN
How can we contact you, Your address & Phone ? : 4221 W. 4th St. Duluth, MN. 55807
If E_Mail, full address (Jsmith@aol.com) : ed@schaeferguitars.com
Any comments or messages ? : Would love to hear from some of the guys! Was on Med Cruise, Halifax, Bermuda. Was youngest kid on the ship when I was there....only 17!!! You can check me out at www.schaeferguitars.com


Todays Date : 12/21/05
Who are you ? : Thomas A. Stuhler
Were you on the Rockaway ? : yes
When ? : 3/69 to 8/69
Rank or Rate onboard ? : SK2
How can we contact you, Your address & Phone ? : 6509 rt 98 Arcade NY 14009 585 492 0062
If E_Mail, full address (Jsmith@aol.com) : tstuhler@sasinc.org
Any comments or messages ? :


Todays Date : Dec 19, 2005
Who are you ? : Mike McInally
Were you on the Rockaway ? : Yes
When ? : May 1966 - Mar. 1969
Rank or Rate onboard ? : Electrician Mate 2 Class
How can we contact you, Your address & Phone ? : 357 Country Club Lane Canton, Michigan, 48188 734.983.9002
If E_Mail, full address (Jsmith@aol.com) : mikemc.1@netzero.com
Any comments or messages ? :


Todays Date : 12/13/2005
Who are you ? : JIM ROBBINS
Were you on the Rockaway ? : YES
When ? : 1968-1970
Rank or Rate onboard ? : EN3
How can we contact you, Your address & Phone ? : JAR174@YAHOO.COM
If E_Mail, full address (Jsmith@aol.com) : JAR174@YAHOO.COM
Any comments or messages ? : NEED TO CONTACT PEOPLE DURING THAT TIME


Todays Date : 12/12/2005
Who are you ? : John OShea
Were you on the Rockaway ? : Yes
When ? : 63,65
Rank or Rate onboard ? : RM2
How can we contact you, Your address & Phone ? : 937 North Concourse Keyport, N.J. 07735 732-583-1078
If E_Mail, full address (Jsmith@aol.com) : jwosr98@aol.com
Any comments or messages ? : Great Times one the Rock
Todays Date : 10-08-05
Who are you ? : John Lezousky
Were you on the Rockaway ? : yes-18mo.
When ? : 1958@1959
Rank or Rate onboard ? : electricians mate 3rd.
How can we contact you, Your address & Phone ? : 610-767-2700
If E_Mail, full address (Jsmith@aol.com) : lez0@msn.com
Any comments or messages ? : Went thru a number 9 sea in north Atlantic &sustained damage to forecastle. Went to Baltimore for repairs.Also 3 month cadet cruise.


Todays Date : 09/28/05
Who are you ? : tom sullivan
Were you on the Rockaway ? : yes
When ? : 60 - 63
Rank or Rate onboard ? : 2 class GM
How can we contact you, Your address & Phone ? :
If E_Mail, full address (Jsmith@aol.com) : NEW E- MAIL ADDRESS - tsullivan9@verizon.net
Any comments or messages ? :


Todays Date : 09/12/05
Who are you ? : Tom Sullivan
Were you on the Rockaway ? : YAS
When ? : 61 TO 09/63
Rank or Rate onboard ? : GM2
How can we contact you, Your address & Phone ? : 164 REGAL PLACE, GAHANNA, OHIO 43230
If E_Mail, full address (Jsmith@aol.com) : tsullivan@delnet.net
Any comments or messages ? : Made a few ocean station, GITMO, Cadet cruise, Bermuda, Port-A-Prince, Was there for thr fires


Todays Date : 8/20/2005
Who are you ? : Jack Lerch
Were you on the Rockaway ? : yes
When ? : 1967-1968
Rank or Rate onboard ? : sn
How can we contact you, Your address & Phone ? : 4546 Galtier St Shoreview,MN 55126
If E_Mail, full address (Jsmith@aol.com) : jackl259@hotmail.com
Any comments or messages ? :


Todays Date : 08/01/2005
Who are you ? : John Koivisto (Wahoo)
Were you on the Rockaway ? : Yes
When ? : 1962-1965
Rank or Rate onboard ? : Boats
How can we contact you, Your address & Phone ? : West Allis, Wisconsin
If E_Mail, full address (Jsmith@aol.com) : neandrtank@yahoo.com This is my sons e-mail address, he will foreward/ send the mail to me.
Any comments or messages ? : Hello to all the guys in the rat pack!! Let me know what youve been up to and look me up if your in town. If there is a reunion coming, I would like to know when.
Todays Date : 07/27/05
Who are you ? : Fred LeBeau
Were you on the Rockaway ? : yes
When ? :
Rank or Rate onboard ? : ET
How can we contact you, Your address & Phone ? : address on file okay
If E_Mail, full address (Jsmith@aol.com) : flebeau@sbcglobal.net
Any comments or messages ? : This is a new email address - just wanted to let you know.


Who are you ? : Mike Stern
Were you on the Rockaway ? : yes
When ? : 1959-1960
Rank or Rate onboard ? : EN2
How can we contact you, Your address & Phone ? : tel: 516 349 1153
If E_Mail, full address (Jsmith@aol.com) : stern_m@verizon.net
Any comments or messages ? : Was in B-1 engineroom under Chief Umpstead


Who are you ? : Julius (Jay) Jensen
Were you on the Rockaway ? : Yes
When ? : 1959 - 1963
Rank or Rate onboard ? : FM to BT3
How can we contact you, Your address & Phone ? : 7688 Maple Road Baldwinsville, NY 13027 (315)638-4288
If E_Mail, full address (Jsmith@aol.com) : mjjant@verizon.net
Any comments or messages ? : Have kept in contact with several of the guys who were on board at the same time and we go back and forth every day. Would like to hear from some others.


Who are you ? : Carl de Silveira
Were you on the Rockaway ? : Yes
When ? : 60 to 63
Rank or Rate onboard ? : SO2
How can we contact you, Your address & Phone ? : 8046 Jayseel St. Sunland California 91040
If E_Mail, full address (Jsmith@aol.com) : desil@comcast.net
Any comments or messages ? : The Pheonix 2005 reunion was great!


Who are you ? : Jack R. Main
Were you on the Rockaway ? : yes
When ? : in the 50s and 60s
Rank or Rate onboard ? : Weather man(NWS)
How can we contact you, Your address & Phone ? : 172 W. Ocean Ave. Norfolk, Va. 23503 (757) 480-2346
If E_Mail, full address (Jsmith@aol.com) : w4ycz@netzero.net
Any comments or messages ? : On the East-tro-pac trip, I had my ham radio set up in the weather office and ran many phone patches for the crew
Who are you ? : FN LEO CHESTER F.
Were you on the Rockaway ? : YES
When ? : 1967 to almost 1971
Rank or Rate onboard ? : FN
How can we contact you, Your address & Phone ? : 110 GOLD STREET ; BUFFALO N.Y. 14206
If E_Mail, full address (Jsmith@aol.com) : C385@ADELPHIA.NET
Any comments or messages ? : IT WOULD BE GOOD TO FIND OUT WHERE WE ALL ARE NOW.


Who are you ? : Bill Finney
Were you on the Rockaway ? : Yes
When ? : 59 & 61-63
Rank or Rate onboard ? : ET2
How can we contact you, Your address & Phone ? : Bill Finney 251 Tait Road Mercer, Pa. 16137
If E_Mail, full address (Jsmith@aol.com) : countyjunction@zooninternet.net
Any comments or messages ? : Was on the 61 cadet cruise to Europe, 2 or 3 Bermuda trips, Ocean station Bravo and many Deltas. After 42 years it is great to see many familiar names.