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Ray (Tex) Wells
Years Served: 1965-1967
Hope this finds all of you well and eating good.
Winton R. Sears
Years Served: 1961 1962
anyone out there from those years 1961to1962
Mr Jessie Carmicheal
Years Served: 1965-1967
This was the best ship in the fleet, I really missed the 'SHELTONIERS' when I was transferred to 'Boots On Dirt' in Chu Lai Vietnam.
Years Served: 1965 - 1967
Looking for ET buddies during mid 1960's
Years Served: 1963-1967
It's great to see this guestbook up. After looking back through the years to remember my life as a Radarman on the Shelton it is mostly good memories. 2 trips across the equator was especially fun. Looking for some of my Radar shipmates. Let's hear from you.
PERRY, Raymond MM2
Years Served: 1961-1963
I reported aboard the Shelton just after she got out of drydock in Long Beach, CA. She just got out of a FRAM job and the whole ship was painted terra cotta. No hull number! As a MMFA and never been to sea, I panic because I couldn't find my ship, until I asked one of the sailors on the pier if he knew where the Shelton was tied up. He pointed to the ship with no hull number. I reported to the OOD, after getting over all the lines coming from the pier to the Shelton, and amidst all the chipping hammers and human traffic the OOD sent me to the ship's barracks. Eventually my work station was the AFT engineroom, with the rest of the snipes.
Years Served: March 1970 April 1973 Decom
Boarded ship in Hawaii from AD 36. Worked in first div. About a year later transferred to S div. as a cook. Made 3 wespacs and got out 4 months early at decom. Retired last year after putting in 25 yrs at the Marathon refinery in Garyville, La.
SH2 Morehead, Frank
Years Served: Spring 1970 til Sep. 1970
Hello, Loved the Shelton. It was my Second DD to serve on. I was on the USS Rogers DD 876 from 1967 to spring of 1970. Hope to you from some of you. Frank
Years Served: 71-Nov 72
Served as a Engineman. Left ship in Da Nang at end of 4 year duty. Worked as a MAC Tool distributor for many years and currently a Home Inspector for the last 9 years. Have traveled around the USA on a Harley. Remember good times on the Shelton.
EN3 William Devers Jr.
Years Served: 1970
This is the son of EN3 William Devers Jr. My name is YN1(SS) William Devers III (1999-PRES). Dad served on SHELTON...a few years ago... :P ... Dad always talks fondly of SHELTON.
Years Served: KOREAN WAR
Looking for any info or friends related to USS Shelton DD790 during the Korean War. My dad (Emmett) recently passed and am trying to gather info for a scrapbook. Would love to hear from any of his friends/mates. Thank you Rhonda