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Years Served: 4
Hi guys ,was on the Remey from 1954 to 1956.To this day I still think of all the places and things we did..GOOD TIMES.....
Years Served: My father Edward V. Souza served 1943-45 as Chief Radioman
Hello Remey family:
I am beginning the process of securing a plankowner certificate for my mother in honor of my late father who served aboard during WWII. The navy says all planking was transferred to reunion groups and vet organizations. Has anyone received a plankowners certificate with planking in recent years? Who do I contact? The Naval Curator's Office says they no longer handle these requests. My mother is 82, and would be thrilled along with our family to honor our dad this way.
son of late CRM Edward V. Souza
Years Served: 2
On Board from Sept. 56 thru Sept 58
Oscar Johanson MM2
Years Served: 1952
I got transfered to the Remey in San Diego for the purpose of getting it seaworthy after it being in mothballs. After a satisfactory sea trial, we brought it to the East coast with a sister destroyer (which I don't remember the name of.........and which developed a crack in the hull, as I recall, and had to limp in to Charleston). Newport,RI was our home port for a time and then went to Boston where I left her, being discharged after 4 years.
Enjoyed making many new friends !
Richard F Phelps
Years Served: 55-57
Would enjoy hearing from old friends and shipmates
James Remey deNaples
God Bless all US Navy veterans, and especial those who served aboard the U.S.S. Remey DD688
Years Served: 1943 to 1946
hi my dad was on the remey and on the monssen dd 798 his ratings held was as,s2c,slc,flc,mm3c any one remember him would be fun to know my dad was so proud of the ships had told me storys he died in 1995
Glyden Rene SOTOMAYOR
Years Served: 4 years 1954 1958
My Father ServiedOn The Remey....He Told Me He Went Around
The World On The Remey...I Don't No The.Year That They Made ThatVoyage? He Was A Torpedo Man..Maybe SomeoneWho Servied
On The RemeyWill Remembers Him....He Is Living In Florida Now..
God Bless.The Crew Of The Remey,