VP-5 Squadron Shipmates
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CROZIER, Frank Retired fcrozier@cfl.rr.com "...I served with VP-16 from 1960 to 1963, NARTU NAS Lakehurst, New Jersey from 1965 to 1966, USS Forrestal from 1966 to 1969, VX-1 from 1969 to 1973, NAS Cubi Point, Philippines from 1974 to 1976, VAW-116 at NAS Miramar, California from 1976 to 1978, NAMTRA DET 1008 NAS Miramar, California from 1978 to 1981 and then I retired..." [23AUG2009]

FORREST, Tom goodshorthair@msn.com "...I served with VAW-116 NAS North Island, San Diego, California from October 1969 to September 1972. Made WestPac cruises on the Coral Sea (October 1969 to July 1970) and Constellation (October 1971 - July 1972). Also stationed at NAS Norfolk, Virginia attached to NAMTD-1026 from August 1973 to February 1977. Anyone out there I might know?..." [E-Mail Updated 28FEB2009 | 02DEC2003]

ONTIVEROS, Martin taz91977@yahoo.com "...Looking for other FAW-116 Sunking's out there that I served with. Hello John Saldana! Got your message, tried to send you my e-mail but probably goofed that up. Anyway contact me at my e-mail. Have other Sunking's hanging aroyund in San Diego..." [11AUG2003]

SALDANA, AD1(AW) John "Sal" Retired malo83@sbcglobal.net "...Served in VP-19 from 1980-83. Had a hell of a good time. Made deployments to NAF Kadena, Okinawa, Japan and NAS Misawa, Japan. Tooooo bad they closed down NAS Moffett Field, California. Served with VQ-1 from 1972-75. It was my first tour of duty and loved it. Made deployments to NAS Cubi Point, Philippines aaahh the cold SAN MIGUEL beer was great. NAS Atsugi, Japan remember PR16? also to DANANG, VN watch for incoming!!!! OSAN, KOREA how about some oscar!! and the USS.RANGER. Rig the barricade!! Worked on all the birds EA3B WHALES, EP-3E ARIES, EC121 CONNIES. And the RA3B Photo birds. To all the people I served with,what a pleasure. A lot of good memories of all the people I worked with. KEEP THE FAITH!...Served with VAW-116 from 1987-1991 aboard the USS RANGER (Top Gun). Best E2C Hawkeye outfit on the west coast -bar none!!! Was the Powerplants Sup/Q.A. rep. Looking for any Mechs that was out there when we went to DESERT STORM, what a ride!!! Who could forget the Liberty, P.I. Pattaya Beach, Hong Kong, Abu Dhabi, Hawaii. Another round of San Miguels to all my Shipmates!..." [E-Mail Updated 09FEB2011 | BIO Updated 06AUG2002 | 17APR2001]

WICKELL, AM1 Glen "Huck" Retired glenhuckwickell@gmail.com "...I served with VP-16 (1981-1985), HC-16 (1985-1989), USS Lexington (1990-1991, VAW-116 aboard the USS Ranger (1991), NRC NAS Pensacola, Florida (1991-1992), VP-94 (1996-2004) and VR-54 (2004-2007)..." [E-Mail/BIO Updated 29JAN2018 | 29JUL2003]

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