This page contains a comprehensive listing of the Naval Historical Foundation’s oral history collection. Many of these oral histories can be found at the Navy Department Library, Washington, DC; The Naval Academy Library, Annapolis, MD; The Naval War College, Newport, RI; or The Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, CA.

Last NameFirst NameShips/Units/DivisionsWarsKey Words
AllshouseThomas J.USS Hobson, USS Orion, USS Kitty Hawk, VB-3, VP-26World War II, Korea, VietnamNSA DaNang, Supply Corps Officer, Riverine Warfare, ADM Zumwalt, PTSD, ADM Holloway
AllstonFrank J.GilmoreKoreanReserve Supply Corps, General Electric, IC Industries, RDAC, Sea Power Presentations, VADM Ken Wheeler, ADM Jack McCain, RADM Jim Miller
AppletonFelix (known as George)LST 523World War II,Normandy, Omaha Beach, D-Day, underwater mines, Red Cross, Pharmacist’s Assistant
AsmussenArlie H.USS Owl, USS ComstockWorld War IINormandy, Omaha Beach, D-Day, Okinawa, GI Bill
BalislePhillip MUSS Harwood, DesRon 4, USS Brooke, USS Denver, USS John F. Kennedy, USS King, USS Kidd, USS Anzio, CruDesGru 3, USS Abraham Lincoln Battle GruDesert Storm, US CENTCOM, NAVSEA, Task Force Lean
BartellRichard G.USS Little Rock, USS Cambria,USS Little Rock, Greece, repair crew
BayneMarmaduke G.USS YP-429, USS YP-61, Submarine Division 261, USS Becuna, USS Bergall, USS Toro, USS Sea Leopard, USS Piper, USS Trigger, Submarine Division 62- Sixth Fleet, SubFlot 8World War II,CINCLANTFLT, SACLant, submarines, USS Nautilus, SubLant, transition diesel to nuclear boats, SecNav Korth, USS Thresher, Cuban Missile Crisis, F-111, Polaris, USS Liberty
BeachEdward L.World War II,Lecture 10/9/98
Beardsley, Jr.Franklin H.USS Massachusetts, USS Big Horn, USS PC1140, USS PCER 858World War IIdecoy duty, Atlantic convoy duty, Invasion of Southern France
BergeronArthur W.USS ChaffeeWorld War IItour in the Pacific
BethardJess D.USS Texas, USS Concord, USS Dobbin, USS Brooks, USS Sicard, USS Herbert, USS Arkansas, USS Lang, USS Knight, USS Jeffers, USS PowerWorld War IISafi North Africa, invasion of Italy, D-Day invasion
BinderFrederick M.Squadron 27, Squadron 4World War IItour in the South Pacific, Bougainville, Corregador, Manila Bay
BoschWalterUSS Henry Middleton, USS Courser, USS Cimarron,WWII, KoreaMerchant Marine, Anzio Harbor
BoslaughDavid L.USS Henry W Tucker,Bell XS-1, NTDS project, NACA,  Neil Armstrong, USS Belknap, ASMS, Terrier System, NAVELEX,
BoutouresTimothyUSS PGM 27, USS Douglas H Fox 778World War IIPeleliu, Okinawa, typhoon
BowlerDanielUSS Turner Joy, USS Welch, USS Ouellet, DesRon 33, USS Leftwich, USS Chosin, CruDesGru 5,N70, Joint Staff, ADM Cosgriff, Naval Transformational Road Map, Integrated SBP, SPP, ISCP, 9/11,
BrandenburgBerylWWIIwife of Jim Brandenburg- S division USS Portland, met Jim in Sidney, Australia during 1941 Goodwill tour, went to the US with 300 other Australian war brides, Jim was in Coral Sea, met Eisenhower, Beryl was made a Dame by the UK  for her war service
BrazillEdward J.HMS Baynton, HMS BazelyWorld War IIFido Project, Mark 24 mine, Mark 18 electric torpedo,
BreslinJohnUSS Little RockSouth America tour, discussion about problems between American sailors and Brazilian civilian women
BrewerDavid L.USS Little Rock, USS California, USS Okinawa, USS Mount WhitneyOIF, OEFSealift ’02 war game, Operation Guardian Mariner, Military Sealift Fleet Support Command, hurricane Katrina–disaster relief, diversity in the Navy
Brown, IIIThomas F.VA-153, VA-125, VA-164, VA-155, VA-44, VA-37, USS Caloosahatchee, USS Midway, Carrier Group One, USS Coral Sea, USS SaratogaVietnamAviator, Vietnam, SPAD (Skyraider), relations with Japan, JDAMS, Tomahawk missiles
BusheyDuane/DwayneUSS Theodore RooseveltVietnamAdmiral Edney, Admiral Trost, MCPON, women in the Navy, NAVLead program, Senior Enlisted Academy, Panama Invasion, Desert Storm/Desert Shield, General Powell, Dick Cheney, mail, High Year Tenure, food in the Navy, Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell, Admiral Boorda, CPO initiations
CalhounCharles R.USS Tennessee, USS Sterett, USS Lamberton, USS Dewey, USS Pocono, USS Moale, USS Vesole, Destroyer Division 362, DesRon 6, USS VesoleWorld War II, Korean Wartyphoon, Iwo Jima, Cuban Missile Crisis
Carmichael, Jr.Joseph R.USS Clemson, USS Elizabeth C. Stanton, USS Bunker Hill, USS New York, USS Colorado, USS TuckerWorld War II,World War II troop transport, Casablanca, Amelia Earhart, Rabaul, Tarawa, the Makin Atoll, Tokyo, Iwo Jima, Okinawa, Kamikazes
CarmodyMartin D. “Red”VS 10, USS Enterprise, VB 8, USS Bunker Hill, VB 98, VAW 11, VF 124, ComCarAirGru 8, USS Oriskany, USS Zelima, USS Kitty Hawk, CDR TG 77.6, 77.3, 77.0 ComCarDiv 1,World War II, Korean, VietnamZero attacks, Leyte Gulf, Iwo Jima, Okinawa, J.D. Ramage, air cover for Marines and Army during Korea, guppy planes, stretching F9F-8 andF4H1 into two-seaters, in-flight refueling, ComFAir Alameda, Utah Navy Aviation training grounds debate, NFO program, electronic warfare, qualifying C-130s as carriers, Admiral Arleigh Burke, A-6 and A-4 design, Admiral Zumwalt, sea control ship, Ronald Reagan, CIA, Admiral Holloway, women in the Navy, IG investigations
CarpenterWilliamUSS Oklahoma, USS MarylandWWIIPearl Harbor
CarrJess W.USS Saratoga, CV3, VS-3, VB3, VS57,VP48, HS3, USS Gilbert Island, VR24World War II, Korea, Vietnam, occupation of LebanonGuadalcanal-Tulugi landings,
CarterRoy F.USS Prairie State, LST 543, USS WakefieldWorld War IIV-7 program, D-Day, gale, transport to Okinawa, Kamikaze attacks
CayouetteRobert L.USS CurtisMIT Lincoln Laboratory, hydrogen bomb tests, Marshall Islands, Bikini Island, Bravo, Eniwetok Atoll
ConjuraJohn E.USS Cadmus, USS Pawcatuck, LST 533, CVA 15, USS Little RockKorean, Cold WarCommunications, USS Little Rock, doomsday scenario
CoontzRobert J.CruDesFlo 8, USS Missouri, USS Charles S. Sperry, USS PCE 870, USS Sellstrom, USS Chicago, USS Halsey, USS Wedderburn, USS John F. KennedyWorld War II, Korean, Vietnamflew helicopters as an airborne spotter for naval gunfire, “Fabulous Forty” officer,  NTDS, Sweden anti-Vietnam movement, OpNav, RADM Grace Hopper
CosgriffKevin J.USS Wabash, USS Sampson, USS Fanning, DesGru Thirteen, USS Arthur W. Radford, USS Robert G Bradley, DesRon Thirty-Two, CruDesGru Eight/Theodore Roosevelt Battle GroupN70, Sea Shield, FORCEnet, ISCP, SPP, N7F, ADM Bowler
CostelloBarry M.CruDesGru 1, USS Brownson, USS Whipple, DesRon 5, USS Harry W. Hill, USS Elliot, Third Fleet, DesRon 23
CreamerCarl EdwardVP-41, PBY-5A, VC-5, VC-6, VC-7World War IIDutch Harbor, Zero attacks, Prisoner of War, firebombing of Tokyo, VJ Day, HATWING
Crowe, Jr.William J.
USS Carmick, USS Clamagore, USS Flying Fish, USS Wahoo, USS Trout
 Joint Chiefs of Staff
CullinsPeter K.USS Rogers, USS Carpenter, USS Boston, USS Enterprise, USS Luce, USS Long Beach, USS Waddell, USS Little RockOctober WarNTDS, Dominican Republic Crisis, Talos SAMs in Tonkin Gulf, Piraz
DasteelRobert H.USS Northampton, USS Selfridge, USS UtahWorld War IIPearl Harbor
DeBoltMax L.USS PortlandWWIIPacific, Fire Control, kamikaze attacks, Lingayen Gulf, Leyte Gulf, Japanese surrender of Truk Atoll, New York celebration: renaming Avenue of America, huge storm off Azores, Corregidor
DelanoVictorUSS West Virginia, USS San Juan, USS Wedderburn, USS ShovelerWorld War IIPearl Harbor, Guadalcanal landings, Tulagi, tour in the Philippines with ADM Halsey, typhoon, Iwo Jima, Los Alamos
DeLongGeorge A.USS Helena, USS Oklahoma, USS Crater, USS DixieWorld War IIGuadalcanal, Pearl Harbor, Cape Esperance
Desrosiers, Jr.John B.YMS-380,World War IIminesweeping, D-Day,
DeutermannP.T.USS Morton, USS Hull, USS Jouett, USS C.F. Adams, USS TattnallVietnamSecond Gulf of Tonkin
DiamondE. RichardUSS Bon Homme Richard, USS Springfield, USS Sample, USS Buchanan, USS Kirk, USS Bunker Hill,
DillonC. DouglasUSS Wasp
DoengesByron F.USS LST 1033, USS LST 961, USS HelenaWWIIIwo Jima, Okinawa, Kamikazes, Ie Shima, Nagasaki, atom bomb destruction, Typhoon
DohertyGlenWWIIAviator
DolezalRobert W.USS PortlandWWIIPearl Harbor, Battle of Coral Sea, Battle of Midway, raid of Tarawa, Guadalcanal battles, sinking the Yudachi, Goodwill tour in Australia 1941, Leyte Gulf, kamikaze attacks, Luzon operation, Mindoro
DowdWallaceUSS Alden DD211, USS Antietam,  Fleet Air Wing 1, USS St. PaulWWII, Korean, VietnamSupply Corps, Pacific, Bureau of Supply and Accounts, Stanford University, computerization, ADM Rickover, ADM Zumwalt, Vietnamese Navy, ADM Holloway
Doyle, Jr.James H.USS John R. Craig, USS John S. McCain, USS Chicago, USS John W. Thomason, USS Bulwark, USS Ruff, USS Redstart, USS Newport News, USS Bainbridge, USS ForrestalKorean War, Vietnam WarJAG, Aegis, ADM John H. Sides, ADM Hyman Rickover, ADM John Bulkeley, ADM James Watkins, Joint Chiefs of Staff, CWC, The Law of the Sea, LAMPS, ADM Holloway, ADM Wayne Meyer
DuranEdward MartinUSS Merrick, USS Euryale, USS Solice, USS Marvin H. McIntyre, USS Prometheseus, USS Antares, USS Vestal, USS Relief, USS West VirginiaWorld War IIPearl Harbor, USS Oklahoma, Japanese midget submarines, Nagasaki, President Ronald Reagan, Okinawa
DyerFredUSS New York, USS Sicard, USS Broome, USS Portland, Flt Air Wing 6WWIIRadioman, pilot, scouting flights, Pacific
Edneywomen in the Navy
FalkinburgJohn O.Civil War
FallonWilliam J.Vietnam, Balkans, Gulf, Iraq, Afghanistan9/11
FaulkJoseph RoyVB-303, VT-38, Guam, VF-100, AirGru5, USS Kenneth Whiting, FAWTUPac, VA-55, USS Midway, USS Cavalier, VA 146WWII, Korean, VietnamV-5, Naval Air Forces WESTPAC Judge Advocate, West Coast SEAL Team One, ADM Zumwalt, Task Force 116, training Vietnamese sailors, Ho Chi Minh Trail, rules of engagement, American brutality, Z-grams, VC sympathizers, POW interrogation, Gulf of Tonkin Incident debate
FergusonJohn KirkUSS Eaton, STABRON 20, USS Flint, USS SylvaniaVietnamStrike Assault Boat Squadron, Brown Water Navy, investigation of accidental civilian deaths, evacuation of Saigon,
FerrenJohn A.USS SC-768, USS Mount OlympusLeyte Gulf, Filipino Guerillas, tour in the Pacific
FixPaul PeterUSS Mount VernonWorld War Isyphilis and spinal meningitis quarantines, shell-shocked soldiers
FlobergJohn F.USS SC 770, USS GossWorld War IIOffice of Procurement Management, kamikaze attack
FrajmanJohn E.USS Franklin, USS Fury, USS AugustaWorld War IIkamikaze attack
Gaffney IIPaul G.USS Whippoorwill, USS ChauvenetVietnam, Cold Waroceanographic surveillance of South Vietnam, Admiral Snyder, P-3 Orions, Vice President Gore, Newt Gingrich
GarrettJorden Joseph “Joe”USS HoustonWorld War IIsinking of the USS Houston by the Japanese, POW, Death Railway
GarrettLawrenceVP-50Tailhook
GastonMack C.USS Josephus Daniels, USS Buck, USS O’Brien, DesRon5, USS Conyngham, USS Cochrane, USS ConeVietnamdiscrimination, CNO’s SSG, OP-39, ADM Boorda, ADM Nyquist
GaylerNoelUSS Maryland, DD Maury, DD Craven, USS Saratoga, USS Lexington, USS Randolph, USS Ranger, USS Enterprise, VF-12F4U design, kamikaze attacks, Eniwetok bomb testing, sinking of USS Lexington, Japanese surrender- USS Missouri, Minoru Genda, Panama Canal treaties
GebhardtJackUSS PringleWorld War IIkamikaze attacks
GilletteRobert C. “Bing”USS Lexington, USS Blackfish, USS Lapon, USS Pomodon, USS Fulton, COM SubDiv 82, USS Howard W. GilmoreWorld War IIsubmarines, radar
GordinierHarold R.VB-84, VB-301, USS Bunker Hill, HU-1, USS Valley Forge, USS Philippine Sea, HMS Theseus, HMS Glory, HS-2, USS Tarawa, Guided Missile Group 2World War II, Korean WarSBD dive bombers, SB2C “Helldiver,”  Iwo Jima, Okinawa, Kure harbor, attack on Yamato, Kamikaze attacks, HTL-1, HTL-2, HO3, HO5S, HO4S, Regulus missile, Kwajalein—Ballistic missile testing, SA-16, MIT Lincoln Lab
GordonRobert B.ADM Rickover, Nautilus, Zircaloy, Pressurized Water Reactor, Large Ship Reactor
GraffRobert D.USS Prairie State, USS Atlanta, USS Monterey, USS FlintWorld War IIV-7 program, Battle of Midway, Battle of Guadalcanal, wounded during attack on USS Atlanta, Vice Admiral Lloyd Mustin, Rear Admiral Normal Scott, sulfanilamide, Leyte Gulf, Okinawa, Iwo Jima, kamikaze
GriffithsCharles H.USS Wahoo, USS Robert E. Lee, USS Simon Bolivar, Submarine Squadron 15, USS Cochino, USS Sablefish, USS Hammerhead, USS TangWWII, Cold WarPresident Truman, nuclear submarines, Polaris, ADM Rickover, BuPers, ADM Holloway, Trident Submarine, Tomahawk weapons system, ADM Hayward
GroffJ.World War IIAir Corps Navy, Pearl Harbor
GrojeanCharles D.USS Stevenson, USS Wiltsie, USS PCE 873, USS Threadfin, USS Toro, USS Caiman, USS Bream, USS Angler, USS Patrick Henry, USS Barb, USS Thomas A. Edison, SubFlot 8World War II, KoreanSpringboard, Polaris, Admiral Rickover, Blue and Gold crews
HagenRobertUSS Arron Ward, USS Johnston, USS WoodsonWorld War II, Korean WarSullivan brothers, Battle of Midway, Battle of Savo Island, Battle of the Santa Cruz Islands
HaislipGeorgeUSS General Black
HaliburtonRobert LawsonUSS V-3, USS Argonne, USS S-12, USS Houston, USS Portland, USS New Orleans, USS Vincennes, USS Forrest, USS Quick, DesRep 12,
HammerAlexander M.USS Conyngham, USS BealeWorld War IIPearl Harbor, MacArthur’s march to the Philippines, Okinawa
HanksRobert J.October War
HarkinThomas R.Cold WarF-8 and F-4 fighter aircraft, photo squadron
HartJackWorld War II, Korean Warhospital ships, Mrs. Roosevelt, USS Europa, quadrapod masts, Shipbuilding Appropriations, Nautilus, Polaris, Admiral Rickover, USS Enterprise, USS Forrestall, NAVSEA, Poseidon program
HaydenJoseph CUSS AltairWorld War II
HeibergKristen F.USS Benham, USS Bell, USS Klaskanine, USS Crescent CityWorld War IIPearl Harbor, Battle of the Coral Sea, sinking of the USS Hammann, Battle of Midway, Battle of Guadalcanal, sinking of the USS Benham
HenryJoseph G.USS Puffer, USS Mariano G. Vallejo, USS Birmingham, USS Key West, USS KentuckyUSS Cole; Force Protection; Reserve mobilization; 9/11; Personnel Readiness; End-Strength; Gapped billets; Sea pay; ITEMPO; Selected Reenlistment Bonus (SRB); Strategic Vision; Assignment Incentive Pay.
HepburnRichardUSS Meyerkord, USS Puget Sound, USS Tarawa, USS Gridley, USS Missouri, USS Osprey, USS Puget SoundCold War, Vietnam, Gulf Warrecruiting post-Vietnam, anti-military sentiments, docking officer, MHC ships, Trimaran Project, USS Oscar Austin, AEGIS, Bath Iron Works Construction
HerrickRobert W.USS MississippiWorld War II, Cold WarLeyte Island, Philippine Sea Battle, Lingayen Gulf, Kamikaze attacks, Blimp Squadron, KGB, Nicholas Shadrin
HindsleyMarieWorld War IIWelder
HoelRobert WUSS Chepachet, USS SoubarissenWorld War IIV-7 program, Okinawa
HolcombWadeUSS Crosby,World War II, Korean Warradio, radar communications, Operation Jezebel
HollanderBernardSC1065, SC1066, USS Medea“splinter fleet,” submarine attacks, Kwajalein, Parry Island, Eniwetok, Engebi, Mariana Islands
HolmRussellSS Markay, SS Brazil, SS Agwimonte, USS Heywood, USS Frankford, USS Hoggatt Bay, USS Los AngelesWorld War IIHiggins Assault boats, Battle of the Philippine Sea, Great Marianas Turkey Shoot
HoodRudolphUSS Enterprise, USS Intrepid, USS HancockWorld War IImemoir, pilot, Pacific, Okinawa, bombing of USS Hancock
HopkinsLewis R.USS Edwards, VB-3, VB-6, USS Enterprise, Scouting Squadron 8, USS HornetWorld War IIBattle of Midway, SBD, F4U, Kamikaze
HortonRobert C.USS Yorktown, VF-152
HowesDavis CrowellUSS Baldwin, USS PhantomWorld War II, Korean WarOmaha Beach, Southern France invasion, escorting USS Quincy with President Roosevelt to the Yalta Conference, Naval Intelligence office- Pentagon
JeffordsJames M.USS McNairCold WarSuez Canal re-opening, Lebanon Crisis 1958, Congress, Vietnam Veterans Organization
JohnsonHubertUSS PortlandWorld War IIboiler room, sinking of the USS Lexington, Pacific War, surrender at Truk
KappesIrwin J.USS Champlin, USS Moale,World War IImemoir, tour in the Pacific
KellerArthur V.USS Independence, USS Fulton, USS Paterson, USS MacDonoughCuban Blockade 1962
KennedyThomasSS Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, USS Helena, SS Henry Meigs, SS Ames Victory, USS Sitkoh Bay, USS EssexWorld War II, Korean WarOkinawa, Kamikaze attack
KilclineThomasVR-5, VAH- 9, VAH-11, USS Saratoga, USS Ranger, USS Forrestal, USS Ticonderoga, RA5CVietnam War
KleinJanice G.World War IIflight orderly
KolbeJimUSS John W. ThomasonVietnamplane guarding, SERE training, CTF-115, Sea Float
LacoutureJohn E.USS Franklin, USS Saratoga, USS Blue, VF-5, VF-1, USS Tarawa, VA-15, AirGru 6, USS Diamond Head, USS Saratoga, USS Ticonderoga, USS Independence, USS Kitty Hawk, Task Force 77, Attack RAG SquadronWorld War II, Vietnam WarPearl Harbor, Guadalcanal, FDR inauguration, Nazis, Eleanor Roosevelt, ADM Michaelis, Battle of Midway, F4F, F6F, F4U-1D, F8F, AD, Alan Shepard, Eric Brown, FJ3, F4H, F8U, F14, F111, A-7E, Operation Deep Freeze
LairdChessUSS Fulton, USS PCS 1460, USS William Seiverling, LCI 636, USS WhipstockWorld War IIkamikaze attacks, Okinawa
LeaheyCatherine AnneUSS Point Loma, USS Shenandoah, USS Simon Lake, USS PyroPersian Gulfone of the first women SWOs
LeightonDavidNavy Nuclear Propulsion Program, Atomic Energy CommissionNavy Nuclear Propulsion Program
LindemannWaldeUSS Little Rock, USS PortsmouthSC-1 Seahawks, aviation,
LoewerDeborah Anne
LohrMichael F.USS Coral SeaIraq, AfghanistanJAG Corps, Sea Power 21, Guantanamo detainees, Consolidated Criminal Court in Iraq, Operation “Bottom Blow”
LundebergPhilip Karl BoraasUSS Frederick C. DavisWorld War II
MacriJoseph A.S/S Abel Sterns, S/S West Keene, S/S Santa Cruz, S/S Colby Victory, S/S Washington, USS Wallace L. Lind, USCG Cutter Rockaway, USCG Icebreaker EastwindWorld War II, Korean War, Vietnam War
MandevilleRobert C.
MartinWilliam R.USS Little Rock, USS Frank Knox, USS Farragut, USS William B Pratt,Korean, Cold WarNavy Uniform Board- pregnancy uniforms, negotations with Soviets, re-opening Suez Canal
MaxfieldEarlS/S Exchequer, S/S Spitfire, S/S TataraxWorld War II
McConnellHoward M.USS LSM 311World War II
McDonoughJoeUSS TwiggsWorld War IIPacific, USS Mount Hood explosion, Iwo Jima, Okinawa, kamikaze attacks,
McKeeKinnaird R.USS Dace, USS X-1, USS Marshallthe Cold War
MeadHenry (Harry)USS Herndon, USS Hornet, USS Saratoga, USS Cushing, FAW-14, VD-1, VB-3, VP-26, VC-12, USS Wright, VAH-9, USS SaratogaWorld War II, the Cold War, Korean WarPearl Harbor, radio, aviation, JRS-1, J2F, PB4Y-1, PB4Y-2,  ADM Nimitz, Guadalcanal photographic missions, PTSD, ADM Holloway, AD4W, AD5W
MinnichHaroldUSS Oklahoma, USS Bushnell, USS Saury, USS Albemarle, USS PerchWorld War IIsubmarines, radio
MitchellWilliam T.S/S CapilloWorld War IIMerchant Marine, POW, malnourishment, Filipino Guerillas
MooreCharles W.
MorganWilliam J.USS Holt, LSMR 527, LSMR 404World War II, KoreanKamikaze attacks, tour in the Pacific
MottCharles D.USS Saratoga, HNLMS JaegersfontainWorld War IIAmerican Volunteer Group (AVG), Flying Tigers
MuoioFrank J.USS Constitution, USS Thomas JeffersonWorld War IItransportation of Merrill’s Marauders
MustinHenry C.USS Duncan, USS Bunting, USS Lawrence, USS Conyngham, USS Henry B. Wilson, DesRon 12, CruDesGru 2,the Cold War, Vietnam WarTomahawk missile, SM 2, LAMPS helicopters, AEGIS
NagengastConrad M.USS Indianapolis, USS Knight, USS Boxer, USS Anchor, ARD-5, USS Consolation, FASRON 7, USS Suisun, USS LuzonWorld War II, Korean WarCitizen’s Military Training Camp, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Battle of Bougainville, Battle of Salamaoa, Lae
NatterRobert J.USS Blue RidgeKorean Navy, Ulchi-Focus Lens, Bold Eagle, IT-21 technology, foreign Navies
Nilson/NilsenRalph N.S/S John Brown, S/S Archbishop Lamy, S/S Nicolas Gilman, S/S Cotton Mather, S/S Pontotoc Victory, S/S American Victory, S/S ExhibitorWorld War IIMerchant Marine, Liberty Ship
Nimitz Jr.Chester W.USS Indianapolis, USS Sturgeon, USS Bluefish, USS Haddo, USS O’Brien, USS Orion, USS Sarda, SubDiv 32World War II, Korean War
NoyesJohnUSS ShannonWorld War IIV-7 program, Iwo Jima, Okinawa, Nagasaki, minesweeping
O’NeillHelenWorld War I, World War IIwomen in the Navy, women in the Marine Corps, the Roosevelt Family
OwensWilliam A.
PartonEarnest E.USS Nevada, USS Palos, USS Luzon, USS Henderson, USS YorktownWorld War IITulagi Harbor, the Battle of Midway, the torpedo of the USS Yorktown
PaskauskasDenis P.USS BelknapVietnam War, Iraq WarNaval Reserve Intelligence Program, Sarajevo supplies air drop, Qatar
PeckPaulVA-15, VC-61, USS Kitty Hawk, VA-125, VA-94, USS Ranger, ACVW-9, USS Enterprise, USS Dubuque, USS Coral SeaV-12 program, V-5 program
PerryWilliam RyanHelicopter Antisubmarine Squadron NINE, USS Nimitz
PetersonHoward A.USS CaliforniaWorld War IIPearl Harbor, Ford Island
PlackettWilliam
PrescottRobertUSS Cincinnati, USS Washington, USS San Francisco, USS Lapon, USS Sablefish, USS Tusk, USS Malabar, USS Chanticleer, USS Greenlet, USS PenguinWorld War IIBing Gillette, LDO, diving
PrincipiAnthony J.USS Joseph P. Kennedy,VietnamRoger Staubach, SERE training, special operation for sound detection, ADM Zumwalt,
PuzonDaniel I.VP-90, VP-60, VP-94, USS AmericaCold War, Vietnam War, Gulf WarP-3 planes, Russian submarine tracking in Iceland, Israeli War Crisis, evacuation of Vietnam, Cuban evacuation, Iranian Crisis of 1979, Libyan Crisis
Raithel Jr.Albert Lawrence
RawlinsRobert D.USS Adirondack, USS Bexar, USS James C. Owens, USS Bristol, USS Blenny, USS Baya, USS Picuda, USS Thresher, USS Alexander Hamilton, USS Triton, USS Daniel Boone, USS Hollandthe Cold Warnuclear submarines, ADM Rickover, POLARIS, US-Soviet Incidents at Sea Agreement
ReedBillUSS Kasaan Bay, USS HazelwoodWorld War II
ReifGeorgeUSS PortlandWorld War IIGilbert Islands, Kwajalein, Eniwetok, Leyte Gulf, Surigao Strait, Lingayen Gulf, kamikazes, Corregidor, surrender of the Truk Islands, Woody Herman, storm
RenfroeCarl G.USS Electra, USS RockinghamWorld War IIV-11 program, Kwajalein, Eniwetok, Saipan, Leyte Gulf, Okinawa, Tokyo Bay, kamikaze attacks
RindskopfMauriceUSS Colorado, USS Drum, USS Sea Cat, USS Higbee, Submarine Division 11, USS FultonWorld War II, Korean War, the Cold War, Vietnam WarSS-81, SS-228, ULTRA, hydrofoils, ADM Rickover, Cuban Missile Crisis
RobertJoseph PaulUSS ElletWorld War IITokyo Raid, rescuing survivers from USS Helena, USS Enterprise, USS Essex, USS Quincy
RougheadGaryUSS Josephus Daniels, USS Douglas, USS Tacoma, USS O’Bannon, USS Spruance, USS Barry, USS Port Royal9/11, DDX, LCS, CVN 21 ship programs
SavidgeCatherine L. / Nancy LeeVR-6World War IIWAVES
SchellingRobert A.USS Idaho, USS Buchanan, USS Reuben James, USS Nicholson, USS Thorn, USS Stevens, USS Lyman K. Swenson, Escort Squadron 11, USS Ajax, DesRon 23World War II, Korean WarInchon
SchleyJohn B.USS Rhind, USS Stringham, USS Green, USS Rodman, USS Stickell, USS Mr. KatmaiWorld War IIV7 program, serving as part of British force, Pacific, Okinawa, kamikaze attacks
SchrockUSS Bon Homme RichardVietnamSERE training, Naval Support Activity Da Nang, Public Affairs, Guam, Vietnamese refugees, cancer, Agent Orange, Congressman
SemmesKatharine “Kit”
SharpJosephVPB-22World War II
SheppardJohnUSS Little Rock, USS Columbia, USS Entemedore, USS Grouper, USS Piper, USS Nereus, USS DiodonCold War, World War IIPacific, submarines, Cuban Missile Crisis, Special Warfare
SimpsonAda “Tommie”World War IIWAVES
SlackDonald F.USS Little Rock, USS Cambriagoodwill tour of Europe
SmallWilliamVC-25, A-4D Squadron, USS Shangra-La, VA-65, USS Forrestal, USS Neosho, USS Independence,
SpenceFloydUSS Carter Hall, USS LSM-397Korean WarCongressman, Med deployment, Anwar Sadat
SpencerRobert W.HA(L) 3, VA65, Air Wing 2, USS Essex, HU2, USS Shangri La, USS Independence, USS FDR, USS Saratoga, Air Wing 10, USS Valley ForgeKorean War, Vietnam WarSuiho, A1, Top Gun school, F4D Skyray, FJ, A4, HUP, search and rescue, survival suit, HU4, HU2, “tigers in a cage” mentality, TET Offensive, UH-1, AD-4B
StumpBobUSS Tulagi, USS Lunga PointWorld War IIKamikaze
StylesRalph EmersonUSS Lexington,
SwansonJohn F. “Swannee”USS Bob Homme Richard, USS Midway, VP-47, VAH-8, VAH-10, VA-196, USS Constellation, USS Ranger, VA-128, VA-115Vietnam Waraviation, A3D, combat missions South Vietnam and Laos, A6, PTSD
TateLeonard W.World War IIScouts and Raiders, invasion of Southern France, identifying landing sites for an invasion of China, American POWs
TaylorJackUSS White Plains, USS Essex, USS EnterpriseWorld War IIV-5 program, Piper Cubs, Stearmans, Vultee Vindicators, SNJs, F6Fs, attack on Manila, CPT McCampbell, sinking of Musashi
TaylorHoyle AUSS Washington, USS San Francisco, USS EdistoWorld War IIPearl Harbor, Guadalcanal
Temerario (nee Bailey)CharlotteUSS ConsolationWorld War IIPOWs from Okinawa
TennisLyleLSM(R) 190,World War IIKamikazes
ThachUSS Saratoga, VF-3
ThompsonJames W.LST 505World War IIOmaha Beach, Kamikaze attacks
ThomsonJames R.USS Pensacola, USS Lexington, TF 16, USS WaspWorld War II
ThurmanRobertWorld War II
TotushekJohn B.recruiting goals, Executive Steering Committee, 9/11, NSIPS
TraceyPatricia A.
TrulyRichard H.NASA, astronaut
UlrichTask Force EXCEL, Task Force Hip Pocket, Sea Shield, Task Force ASW, Sea Power 21, Littoral Control Ship- DD(X), Smart Ship technology
WagesClarence J.- “Jerry”USS McCord, USS Richard E. Kraus, USS Calcaterra, USS Exultant,  USS King, USS Cochrane, DesRon 26, USS Dewey, Josephus DanielsWWII, Korean, Vietnamriverine warfare, ADM Zumwalt, brown-water operations, Z-grams, rules of engagement, solatium payments, Operation Phoenix, Rung Sat Special Zone
WalkerThomas J.USS Minneapolis, USS New York, VF-61, VF17, VF5-B, VX-5, VFA-W3, USS Nitro, USS Constellation, CarDiv 3, USS Enterprise, USS Ticonderoga, USS Bon Homme Richard, USS Coral Sea,World War II, the Cold WarLos Alamos, atomic bomb, AFSWP, Douglas AD, F2H McDonald Banshee, Polaris, U-2, Gary Powers, fire on board USS Constellation, Golden Eagles, OS2U
WalkerRobert J.Korean WarNTDS
WallerE. C.USS Charleston, VP-892, VP-50, VP-44Korean, Cold WarP-3C Orion weapons system, ASW detection, ADM Holloway, Bobby Inman, Bob Long, ADM Rickover, OP-951, PM-4, OP-95, Project ANEW, TPS Jets, VP-48 training, EP3
WarbleClaude SWorld War IItraveled from Europe to the Azores on the USS Portland
WatsonThomasUSS Midway, VA-115, VA-128Vietnam WarA-6 pilot
WeaverChristopher E.USS Marvin Shields, USS Capodanno, USS Boulder, USS Samuel Eliot Morison, USS Exultant, USS SpruanceNDW response to 9/11, infrastructure of the Navy, hurricane recovery
WellsGordon D.USS Little RockWorld War II
WertheimRobert H.USS Hyman, USS Bordelon, USS Maloy, USS Norton Sound, USS Los Angelesthe Cold WarSSP, atomic energy, Viking rocket project, Polaris, Chaparral, Cuban Missile Crisis, Poseidon, MIRV, Trident, Strat-X, C-4 missile, ADM Levering Smith
WeymouthRalphUSS Omaha, USS Jacob Jones, USS Trenton, USS Saratoga, VS-3, VB-16, USS Lexington, USS Kearsarge, FS-112, AirGru 11, USS Philippine Sea, USS Duxbury Bay, USS Lake ChamplainWorld War II, Korean Waraviation, SBD, SBC 3, SBC 4, Saipan landings, F9F, nuclear weapons
WilliamsonMaynard B.USS MaloyWorld War IINormandy, Channel Islands
Wilson, Jr.Kenneth E.USS Gudgeon, USS ProteusPolaris, Poseidon, Electric Boat, Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard, NAVSEA
WilsonPaul
WingVirgil N.USS San Francisco, USS Omaha, USS Nicholas, USS St. Louis, USS Bayfield, USS CapricornusWorld War II, the Korean Warkamikaze attacks, Okinawa, Inchon
WintersRobertUSS Brooklyn, USS Loy, USS Bunch, USS Begor, Underwater Demolition Team 21, USS ForrestalWorld War II, the Korean WarNaval Combat Demolition Unit, amphibious reconnaissance–Okinawa, Ie-Shima, ADM Nimitz, Japanese sword surrender
WitmerDonaldUSS TwiggsWWIIUSS Mount Hood explosion, Leyte Gulf, Iwo Jima, kamikaze attacks, Luzon, Okinawa
WolfeLindsayUSS HighlandsWWIIIwo Jima, Okinawa, Tokyo Express, surrender on the USS Missouri
WoosterRoland E. “Bud”USS Little Rock, USS ShayWWIIhurricane
WristenHenry A.USS New Orleans, USS Dutchess, USS Deliver, USS Bluebird, USS Drum, USS Coucal, USS ToledoWWII
YordenSteveUSS Ralph Talbot, USS Dewey, USS Flusser, USS Fargo, USS Grand Canyon, USS RockbridgePearl Harbor, Battle of Midway, Guadalcanal, 30 battles in the Pacific, typhoon, Iwo Jima, HMS Oxfordshire hospital ship