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COULTAS, ADC Steven R. Retired stedeb@frontier.com "...I served with RTC, VT-21, VA-65, VP-30, VP-44, VX-1, VP-26 (SP), VPU-1, CPWL and retired..." [E-Mail Updated 06JUN2011 | 16MAR98]

DOODY, AE1 Gerald J. Retired gdoodyusnavy@msn.com "...Served with VT-21 in the Electric Shop 1962-1964. Transferred to AEWBarRonPac Midway 1964-1965. Enlisted in Reserves with VP-90 at NAS Glenview, Illinois 1977. Was in WC220 from 1977-1986. Retired AE1 1996. I retired after 25 years with Qwest Communications, formerly US West, before AT&T breakup Mountain Bell Telephone. Presently my wife (Theresa) and I owned Doodles Bistro in Grand Junction, CO but had to close in April 2009 due to the economy..." [BIO Updated 31OCT2012 | E-Mail/BIO Updated 25OCT2005 | BIO Updated 19DEC2001 | E-Mail Updated 13OCT99 | 20MAR99]

FARINA, AO2 Ron ronscorvette@yahoo.com "...I served with VT-21 from 1968 to 1969 in the Weapons Deptartment. We flew F-9 Cougars, A4 Skyhawks touched down in 1968 with our ECHO designation painted on the birds (check out your information when they first flew A4's)!..." [BIO Updated 09APR2011 | 05AUG2009]

GENUNG, Joe joel.genung@cox.net "...I served with VT-21 from November 1965 to July 1966 in the LCPO's office. While I was a raw recruit just out of boot. VT-21 was a great stopping off place to get my AFAM prior to A School NAS Memphis, Tennessee. A great squadron and a great group of Shipmates!..." [21JUL2004]

HARRINGTON, John jharrington13@tx.rr.com "...I served with VT-21 (1965-1968) after attending AMS "A" School at NAS Memphis, Tennessee. I was a member of the check crew and worked different shifts. Spent summers as a lifeguard at the O-pool. Not a bad deal. Got out, went to college and spent a career in banking. I will be retiring July 2012. VT-21 was the best days of my life and I have never enjoyed that kind of camaraderie again. I am in touch with Bob Venefsky and talked to Terry Monjay about 25 years ago. They were both Shipmates from VT-21..." [12JAN2012]

HILL, Ray rhill91955@yahoo.com "...I served with VT-21 from 1975 to 1978..." [E-Mail Updated 19AUG2007 | 20NOV2004]

JOHNSON, Ed ej@aiinc.com "...I was in VT-21 1975-1977, VT-23 1997-1979, VP-1 1980-1986, VX-1 1986-1989, VAQ-33 1989-1990, VPU-2 1990-1995, AIMD NAS Barbers Point, Hawaii 1995-1995, and retired from VFA-125 DET Fallon, 1995-31 Mar 1997. I am a retired Mech Chief, and was a P-3 Flight Engineer for 14 years, (VP-31 Class of 82)..." WebSite: http://www.AIINC.com/ [02JUN98]

KNOWLIN, Tredith tknowlin@cox.net "...I am looking for some old friends from VT-21, VT-22 and VT-23 from 1984-1986. Ursula Williams and friends - 757-461-3675..." [19JAN2005]

PFEIFER, AT2 Michael F. oldguymfp@hotmail.com "...I was a member of VT-21 and VS-22 teams during my 8+ years in the Navy. I left as an AT2. WIth all the problems at this time in the world, I look back and wish I could be there again. I wish I could make a difference like those days back then. To all the fellow sailors who are serving, Bravo-Zulu to one and all..." [07NOV2001]

PHIPPS, Ron rphipps@pac.odedodea.edu "...I served with the USS Ranger (CVA-61) HC-1 Detachment 8 off the beautiful coast of Vietnam from 1969-1970, OMD NAS Adak, Alaska from 1970-1971, VT-21 NAS Kingsville, Texas from 1971-1972, and OMD NAS Beeville Texas from 1972-1973..." [11FEB2003]

QUIN, ATAN Robert J. rjquin@sympatico.ca "...I served with VT-21 a an ATAN from JUN60 to DEC61 and worked in the Radio Shop. On returning to Canada, I joined the The Canadian Army Reserve and retired after 24 years as a Major, Royal Canadian Corps of Signals..." [01JUL2005]

RODERER, Gary monywego@aol.com "...I served with VT-21 (1960-1962) in Student Control. I would like to hear from former Shipmates..." [23AUG2016]

RUSSELL, John johnnybollocks66@gmail.com "...I served with VT-21 from 1983 to 1986. Feel free to share some memories, photos, etc..." [18MAY2009]

Memorial Picture "...SELL, Norman R...I am sorry to say that Norman R. Sell AE1 has pass away the second week of Sept 2000 from a mass of heart attack in OK after 2 months of being just married. He was in VP-40 and VT-21. I will miss him as will others. Bless you Norm...Arthur J. Kingsland funtime@dave-world.net..." [11JUN99]

SHAKRO, AMS3 Michael mshakro@yahoo.com "...I served with VT-21 from 1983 to 1986. I was part of a great squadron that achieved a Meritorious Unit Commendation for being the "BEST" training squadron in the Navy!..." [03JAN2009]

VanCLEAVE, AMS1 Forrest L. Retired vancleave.forrest@yahoo.com "...I served with VT-31 (1964-1965), VP-31 (11/1965-07/1968) at NAS Moffett Field, California, VW-1 (1968-1970) at NAS Agana, Guam, VP-5 (06/1970-07/1971) at NAS Jacksonville, Florida, VT-21 (08/1970-12/1974), VQ-4 (12/1974-11/1978) at NAS Patuxent River, Maryland, USS Saipan (CVL-48) (02/1979-10/1981), NAS Oceana, VA (11/1981-08/1984) and retired (08/1984)..." [E-Mail Updated 06MAY2015 | E-Mail/BIO Updated 23JUN2013 | 27DEC99]

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