Navy Veterans

A Social Network for Navy Veterans of the United States of America

Tony Murphy
  • Male
Share on Facebook Share on Facebook Share

Tony Murphy's Friends

  • Max Russell Ende
  • Walter Lamer
  • james wood
  • Al Lieberman

Tony Murphy's Commands

 

Tony Murphy's Page

Latest Activity

Tony Murphy left a comment for Max Russell Ende
"Beverly, I'm so sorry to hear of Max's passing. My memories of him are great and will never be forgotten."
Nov 28, 2016
Max Russell Ende left a comment for Tony Murphy
"Hi Tony,This Bev, Max's wife.I wanted to let you know that Max passed away unexpectedly on Sept 17, 2016.His service will not be until January 27, 2017, when our son can be here from…"
Nov 28, 2016
Tony Murphy and james wood are now friends
Feb 6, 2016
Tony Murphy updated their profile
Feb 5, 2016
Tony Murphy left a comment for Max Russell Ende
"Give me your email address. Mine is papamurphy57@gmail.com. Easier to communicate."
Feb 5, 2016
Max Russell Ende left a comment for Tony Murphy
"Murph the Surf!!! Long time, Pal. Ya gotta love the internet. How are you doing?"
Feb 5, 2016
Tony Murphy left a comment for james wood
"James, I remember you.I had to look at your picture, but it does bring back memories."
Feb 4, 2016
Max Russell Ende and Tony Murphy are now friends
Feb 4, 2016
Max Russell Ende left a comment for Tony Murphy
"Yes Tony. I remember you very well. Nice to see you here. "
Feb 4, 2016
Tony Murphy left a comment for Max Russell Ende
"Max, good to hear about you. Welcome to the group. This is AD3 Tony Murphy."
Feb 4, 2016
Al Lieberman commented on Tony Murphy's photo
Thumbnail

Tony Murphy on the USS Forrestal.

"a little fuzzy. Don't you think?"
Dec 26, 2012
Tony Murphy and Walter Lamer are now friends
Dec 26, 2012
Walter Lamer commented on Tony Murphy's photo
Thumbnail

Tony Murphy

"Hey Tony ,I was On the USS DYESS DD880 We helped bring the Forrestall back home from Vietnam after she caught fire ,it was a very sad trip .But She came back and moved on .Great ship and good crews congrats for serving on her."
Dec 25, 2012
Tony Murphy left a comment for Anthony Rulli
"After school in Millington, Tn, I was assigned to VA-85 in Jan of 76 through Aug of 79."
Dec 24, 2012
Tony Murphy and Al Lieberman are now friends
Dec 24, 2012
Anthony Rulli left a comment for Tony Murphy
"Tony, welcome aboard. When were you on the FID?"
Dec 24, 2012

Profile Information

Rank
Petty Officer Third Class
Where were you or your family stationed?
First tour of service was with VA-85 at NAS Oceana, Virginia Beach, Va. Plane Captain and Jet Engine Mechanic on A6-E's and KA6-D's.

After a brief stint as a civilian, about 9 months, I reenlisted into the Air Force as a crew chief on F111-A's at Mt. Home AFB, Idaho. From there, I did 3 years at Kadena AFB, Okinawa on F-15C's and F-15D's. I went on to Flight Engineer School and was stationed in Charleston AFB, South Carolina on C-141B's.

I got out as a single father of 3 boys and went to work for Boeing in Wichita, Kansas (my home town) and have been there ever since. I did remarry 14 years ago to a wonderful woman with 3 more children. So I currently have 6 children (all grown) and 7 grandchildren.
Veteran of Foreign War
None
Current Status with the US Navy
Honorably Discharged
Start date of your service
July 7, 1975
End date of your service
November 10, 1988

Tony Murphy's Photos

Loading…
  • Add Photos
  • View All

Comment Wall (7 comments)

You need to be a member of Navy Veterans to add comments!

Join Navy Veterans

At 6:36pm on November 28, 2016, Max Russell Ende said…

Hi Tony,
This Bev, Max's wife.
I wanted to let you know that Max passed away unexpectedly on Sept 17, 2016.
His service will not be until January 27, 2017, when our son can be here from Bahrain.
http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/sptimes/obituary.aspx?pid=182629879

At 7:38am on February 5, 2016, Max Russell Ende said…

Murph the Surf!!! Long time, Pal. Ya gotta love the internet. How are you doing?

At 10:34pm on February 4, 2016, Max Russell Ende said…

Yes Tony. I remember you very well. Nice to see you here. 

At 3:36pm on December 24, 2012, Anthony Rulli said…

Tony, welcome aboard. When were you on the FID?

At 1:38pm on December 24, 2012, Al Lieberman said…

Murph!
Welcome to NavyVets! Make sure you join the VA-85 command.  While you're there, get comfortable and read through the comments. I guarantee you'll be traveling down memory lane and get up to date on who done it, when and where.  Also, feel free to upload any pictures you may want to share.  I've posted a few on my profile you may recognize.
Another reunion is targeted for 2014, hope to see you there!

At 1:17pm on December 24, 2012, Tony Murphy said…
Thanks Wayne! Never new this site existed. If it wasn't for Al trying to locate members. It sure got me thinking of all the good times. That was so long ago. I wish you a very merry Christmas too!
At 10:38am on December 24, 2012, Wayne Shipman said…

Welcome aboard Tony.  May you and yours have very Merry Christmas,

 
 
 

© 2017   Navy Vets, Inc. Created by Douglas Karr in accordance with regulations covering all websites which are not government websites, neither the United States Navy or the Department of Defense has approved, endorsed, or authorized this web site.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service