USCGC Southwind WAGB 280
The Polar Prowler
USCGC Southwind
Departed Shipmates
This page is dedicated to the memory of our departed SOUTHWIND shipmates.  
NAME
RATE/RANK
TIME ABOARD
DATE OF DEATH
Albright, Bill
ETCM
July 1967 to November 1969
July 27, 2013
Armstrong, D. J.
CSC
Unknown
Unknown
Banke, Richard L
SNRM to RM2
March 1967 to October 1968
August 17, 2015
Bannon, J.S.
HMC
Unknown
Unknown
Barnes, Lester I
MoMM3/c
July 1944 to March 1945
February 1969
Belch, William L.
RD2
October 1966 to December 1969
December 2007
Benson, Vernon R
ETN2
October 1966 to ???
July 2010
Bourbeau, Pete
MKCM
October 1968 to ???
February 2011
Brittle, Elson
QMC to QMCS
July 1968 to August 1970
November 14, 2013
Brown, J. B.
YNCM
October 1966 to ???
Unknown
Buckner, Ray L.
QMCS to
CWO-2
(BOSN)
July 1967 to July 1968
July 18, 2007
Burr, Raymond
GM1
Unknown
August 2000
Carvell, F. L.
CSCM
October 1966 to ???
Unknown
Cassidy, Edward D.
CAPTAIN
July 1969 to ???
November 2011
Christie, John
RM2
1971 - 1972
January 2013
Clarino, Sammy
SNGM
November 1966 to June 1968
March 24, 2015
Dayhill, John
ENCM
Unknown
September 1999
Dolber, Sumner R
CAPTAIN
October 31, 1966 to June 6, 1969
June 24, 2015
Downs, Doug
SNQM
July 1944 to 1945
November 20, 2016
Duckworth, L. F.
ENC
November 1966 to September 1968
Unknown
Ellis, George
LT
July 1970 to November 1970
Unknown
Farrow, Ervin M
EN1
  October 2013
Finch, Ronald A
DT1
April 1967 to June 1969
August 2, 2013
Frey, Jack L
YN3 to YN2
July 1967 to ???
September 1973
Getman, Robert T
CDR
August 1968 to August 1970
July 12, 2013
Greenhill, Bruce
SS2
October 1968 to ???
April 2010
Griffens, Seben
CHMACH2
CWO-2
(MACH)
October 1966 to ???
Unknown
Hamlin, Norman
BMCM
Unknown
Unknown
Hudgins, Howard
EMC
December 1968 to ???
December 19, 2013
Johnson, Arnold E.
EN1
September 1968 to ???
Unknown
Juliano, Vincent S.
YNC
September 1968 to ???
Unknown
Kava, Joseph G
CHMACH2
CWO-2
(MACH)
August 1968 to March 1970
July 1, 2014
Kelley, Archibald
SN/1C
November 1943 to March 1945
2014
Kelly, Kevin
SN
October 1972 to February 1973
November 2012
Kennedy, Ray V.
BMCM
October 1966 to August 1968
January 2010
Knutsen, Norval
FT3
  July 2012
Lanham, Lee K.
CSC
1966 to 1967
March 2011
Lee, Paul
SN
Unknown
March 2002
Littell, R. L.
AGC
October 1966 to ???
Unknown
Lowery, Charles W
HMC
February 1967 to October 1968
November 22, 2013
Magsig, Eckhard (Ed)
ENS
June 1969 to June 1971
July 2007
Makin, David Bryan
EN1
November 1966 to ???
October 1978
*USCGC Cuyahoga
Martin, Brandon C
QMC
May 1971 to June 1972
April 8, 2014
Massengale, Hugh
MKC
  September 2, 2014
McFadden, Raymond
ENS
July 1969 to November 1969
Unknown
McKnight, Charles
EN2
October 1966 to November 1967
January 13, 2015
McLendon, James, Jr.
GM1
October 1966 to August 1967
September 2003
Mixon, G. I.
ENC
November 1966 to ???
Unknown
Neagle, John N.
LT
Unknown
Unknown
Nudson, Gerald H
AMM1
July 1944 to March 24, 1945
March 2007
Nykwest, Edward
FT3
October 1968 to May 1969
October 2005
Paquette, Ray
F1/C
(Fireman,
First Class)
July 1944 to March 24, 1945
December 2007
Poinan, Marlon
SN
September 1968 to May 1969
June 13, 1976
Potter, Archie Leroy
QM2
October 1966 to July 1968
January 2004
Quinlivan, John
CWO-4 (F & S)
October 1966 to June 1969
September 2007
Record, Harold
Unknown
July 1944 - 1945
August 14, 2013
Ritchie, Kenneth
RM1
March 1967 - June 1968
August 18, 2013
Rohrer, Bill
LT
January 1967 to June 1969
December 22, 2013
Rouse, Robin
SN
  1995
Saulog, Mario S.
SD3
October 1966 to ???
December 2010
Saunders, George
LT to LCDR
September 1966 to November 1969
April 2012
Schonebaum, W. L.
DCC
Unknown
Unknown
Small, R. A.
QMCM
October 1966 to July 1967
Unknown
Squires, Frederick, N
ENS to LTJG
June 1970 to June 1972
May 3, 2004
Steindler, Harold
MOMM2
July 1944 to March 1945
December 30, 2013
Storey, Frank
DC2
November 1966 to September 1968
Unknown
Sumrell, Mahlon L
FNEN to EN2
January 1967 to May 1969
February 1971 to November 1972
January 17, 2014
Thurnher, Douglas
CDR
1971 to 1972
January 2013
Truntich, George
SKC
November 1966 to August 1968
January 2009
Tucker, Larry
SNCS
March 1967 to June 1969
September 10, 2016
Volante, Marco
MoMM 1/c
July 1944 to March 1945
August 2, 2016
Von Kessel, Jon
ET1
November 1966 to December 1968
January 9, 2017
Walz, Cletus J
CDR
November 1966 to July 1968
October 18, 2015
Whittington, Robert
SNYN
June 1967 to May 1969
December 8, 2015
Wiechec, Raymond
FT1
November 1966 to September 1968
December 2006
Yuhas, Robert A
Captain
November 1967 to June 1970
January 24, 2017