NameMichael Terlouw
Retirement/Discharge DateNovember 1978
Tour 1 Dates??? 1974 - ??? 1978
Tour 1 Rank/RateYN3
Tour 1 DivisionNavigation
NATO Mixed Manned CrewNo
Comment Onboard Ricketts from 74-78 and have never worked with better people anywhere since. Played in CVR band with FTM2 Morin,SK2 Swimp, etc. Can't forget Belknap, Wimmer's jokes, or Shellback initiation. Wish I'd been more squared away in those days, bu

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The Crews of DDG-5
USS Biddle (5/5/62 - 7/28/64)
USS Claude V. Ricketts (7/28/64 - 10/31/89)

Below are the names of the men that, together, made up the crews of the USS Biddle and USS Claude V. Ricketts during her 27 year career.  The names below represent those who have registered on this site and do no comprise the whole of the men who served on board the DDG-5 during her career.  It is estimated that at least 4000 men served on board the DDG-5 during her lifetime.  If you were a crew member of either the Biddle or the Ricketts and you have not yet done so, you can register here.
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