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Plank Owners

A "plank owner" is an individual who was a member of the crew of a ship when that ship was placed in commission, recommissioning or decommissioning.

Veterans: 69
Latest Activity: Dec 31, 2017

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USS South Carolina CGN-37

Started by Richard K. "Pete" Peterson. Last reply by Casimir F Dobrzycki May 7, 2014. 1 Reply

I was a member of the First Increment of the Pre-Commissioning Crew for the USS South Carolina, DLGN-37 (changed to CGN-37 after commissioning).  I was initially assigned to the Pre-Commissioning…Continue

Plank owner

Started by Roger Austin Apr 2, 2012. 0 Replies

Was Plank owner for USS George Washington (CVN-73), VFA-151,Namtradet-1038Continue

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Comment by aldo crose on June 27, 2011 at 8:14am
I am a Plank Owner on three ships. The USS Puget Sound AD-38, USS Frank Cable AS-40, and the USS Barnstable County LST-1197.
Comment by Alan Keen on June 15, 2011 at 5:05pm

Plank Owner - USS Carl Vinson CVN-70 Original Crew - '81 - '84

 

Comment by Bert Perkins on June 13, 2011 at 2:00pm
I was assigned to VA-82 in 1975 and we were the first squadron to fly aboard the USS Nimitz making us Plank Owners. I still have my certificate dated 3 May 1975.
Comment by David W Morris on May 23, 2011 at 8:21pm
Decommed the New Orleans in 1998
Comment by francis mickey doyle on May 7, 2011 at 2:58pm
i was a plank owner on the uss georgetown ag165,agtr2,crossed the equator on our way to south america in 1964.
 

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