VP-5 Squadron Shipmates
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Memorial Picture "...FEENEY, LT(jg) Harry...I'm the son of LT(jg) Harry Feeney (Deceased November 1998) who flew with VPB-208, Combat Crew ABLE. I am looking for anyone else who flew with him. I know he went to many Reunions and spoke very highly of the men he served with...Tom Feeney tom.feeney@att.net..." [12DEC2005]

FEATHER, Jack 853520@AOL.COM "...VP-46 COMMAND MASTER AIRMAN for those who know the storys! Hit the "TWEET SHOP" in '83 and was there till the end of '86 what a ride! I still miss them "Birds". Seen everything, did everything, wish my body could still take it!..." [E-Mail Updated 20 JAN 99 | 10JAN99]

FEATHERSTON, AE3 Joe DetRdwg@aol.com "...Hello fellow Boomers! I served with VP-48 from 89 til Decom. I am currently living the good life in Sunny Ft. Myers, FL. I am employed with the Postal service in Naples. After leaving VP-48 I got my A&P license and went to work for Lockheed on the Space Shuttle program. I worked there for 4 yrs until good old Bill Clinton came into office and cut the budget! That job was GREAT!!!!! It sure beat the Navy life! It was good to read some familiar names here......we had some good times!..." [19AUG99]

FECONDO, John nancy_kenney@havengrp.com "...VPB-102 replacement crew 13 Iwo Jima May of 1945. Looking for anyone in this squadron..."


FEDOR, Joyce joycefedor@aol.com "...I served with the VP Navy from 1982-1995. VP-30, VP-49, VP-16, and ended the career with CPW-11 in NAS Jacksonville, Florida. I would love to hear from any squadron mates and friends. Take care and be safe..." [23OCT2000]

FEEHAN, Jack jackfeehan@hotmail.com "...I served with VP-46 from May 1969 thru August 1972. I had some great times on our deployments. Too bad we didn't have pagers and cell phones in those days with the ready alerts. I also served in VP-65 from August 1974 through 1984 as a TACCO. I retired from drilling with the Reserves from ASWWINGSPAC in 1987. These days I still keep busy with running, but must admit I do miss the fun of Happy Hours, annual ACDUTRAS and the camadrie of flying with a crew..." [23SEP2000]

FEELEY, Steve Feeley@SandiaResearch.com "...VP-44 Oct 76 - Jan 80, VX-1 Jan 80 - Feb 83, VP-11 Sep 87 - May 89, NAF Lajes, Azores, Portugal Jun 89 - Jun 91, Team Leader, U.S. Navy Hot Air Balloon Team Aug 94 - Oct 95, retired in November 1995. Currently working on the Global Hilton World Balloon Flight Project as assistant program manager..." [E-Mail Updated 12APR2001 | 27NOV97]

FEELY, AW2 Frank ffeely@cardsmart.com "...I was attached to NAS Glenview, Illinois from 1969-1975 VP-60 Crew 13 and left as an AW2. Met a bunch of great people and learned a great deal..." [29JUL2002]

FEHNEL, ADCS(AW) Gary Retired garyf7193@yahoo.com "...I served with VP-16 (1975-1979), AIMD NAS Patuxent River, Maryland (1979-1982), VP-24 (1982-1985), NATTC NAS Memphis, Tennessee (1985-1989) Instructor, VP-19 (1989-1991) and Recruit Training Center, Orlando, FL (1991-1993). I would like to hear from former Shipmates..." [E-Mail Updated 23NOV2011 | 01MAY2004]

FEIERABEND, Dick feier@erols.com "...VP-8 Aug '71 - Aug '74..." [15MAY98]

FEILER, Eric efeiler@widomaker.com "...I served with VP-40 from November 1979 to July 1982 as a AW Sensor 3..." [18AUG2003]

FEINSTEIN, FCC Chuck Retired chuck6289@gmail.com "...I served with ASWOC (1981-1983) at NAS Sigonella, Sicily in the Research Department and retired in 1998. I would like to hear from former Shipmates..." [15APR2015]

FELIAS, ASC(AW) Rene feliasra@yahoo.com "...Was in VP-47 from 91-96... Presently at Naval Air Facility Misawa, Japan as SE Division LCPO. Would love to hear from ole' friends out there..." [E-Mail Updated 26FEB2002]

FELKEL, AE3 S. Blaine bfelkel@windstream.net "...I served with VP-24 (1965-1966) and flew with Crew-5. I would like to hear from former Shipmates..." [21NOV2012]

FELLERS, AT2 Bill bfellers@sofnet.com "...I was an AT 2 in the regular Navy from 1958 thur July 1961. I flew with VW-3 and VW-1 out of NAS Agana, Guam. We flew super constellations. I flew in a reserve VP squadron out of NAS Olathe, Kansas from 1961 to 1965 as I was going to Kansas State University. It paid my way to college. The VP outfit was VP-883. We flew P2V-5. When we received P2V-7's, I was transferred to VR 881. I was the only AT in VP-883 that was transfer to another squadron. Never did understand that. Just wanted to say Hi..." [20OCT2000]

FELLOWS, CAPT Dean R. https://naval-air.org/flightlog/moreinfo.asp?UID=1028 "...CAPT Dean R. Fellows, USNR - NFL Number: 1028 - Date of Birth: 7/2/1925 - Date In: 5/19/1943 - Date Out: 7/1/1977 - City, State: Dallas, TX - School Attended: Univ. of Tulsa - Aircraft Flown: N2S, SNJ, SBD, PBM, P2V - Ship or Unit: VP-872, VP-61D-3 and VP-21 - Pilot Desg.: PPIP/PBMY-5/PPC/P2V - Theaters, Campaigns, etc.: China/Japan - Associations/Service Organizations: Assn of Nav Aviation - Navy League - Highest personal decoration or award: Significant Achievements: CO VP-61D-3 5,000 flight hours 10 arrested landings on CV4 - USS Ranger - In Memoriam? No..." [26NOV2005]

FELLOWS, Donald R. (Don) DFelOWS@aol.com "...I served in VP-11 from 66/70 straight from ATNA school. Converted to AW during the years there and became one of those guys who rapidly advanced to first because of the war in the west. I served in VP-44 and then in recruiting for 10 years before retiring in 1987. I still live in Maine (what a surprise) and am manager of HQ in South Portland. Love to get mail from the old crews. Those days of "lovin eleven" were good ones..." [02MAR99]

FELTEN, AMS2 Thomas mariatom@optonline.net "...I was a NAS New York, New York stationkeeper TAR From 1965 to 1971. I closed up the base in 1971 and left the Navy. I was in the Aircraft Maintance Department, Hanger B, Work Center 140. We did P2 odd & even inspections and flightline repairs. I miss those times and the people and my P2s..." [E-Mail Updated 05JUL2003 | 06JUN2000]

FELTS, Al (Batman, Animal) alanfelts@sprintmail.com "...I was attached to VP-48 from 1977 to 1980. I started out on the Line in NAS Moffett Field, California. We deployed to NAS Misawa, Japan where I worked mid shift in Maintenance Control, moved to the AM shop, and ended up testing out as an AE-3 and moving to the AE shop. We took another deployment to NAF Kadena, Okinawa, Japan (we all remember the Hostage Crisis). I re-uped and moved to AIMD Oceana, VA. I spent 1980-1984 there, first in the EMTC lab, then as supervisor of the Cable and Micro-repair shop. We played some mean flag football there ("Another One Bites the Dust"). Then in 1984 I was stationed on the USS Eisenhower and worked in the Module Repair lab on the night shift. We did the North Atlantic short cruise to commemorate D-Day and a subsiquent Med Cruise. I left the Navy after one year on the Ike as an AE1. We crossed paths with hundreds during eight years in the Navy and would love to hear from any Shipmates!..." [18SEP99]

FELTS, Jeremy ZODIAC_31775@aol.com "...I have recently picked orders for VP-16 in NAS Jacksonville, Florida. This is my experience with P-3's, I am an AO. I've heard nothing but great things about P-3's..." [12MAR2000]

FENLON, AD2 William J. fmaxbear@aol.com "...I served with VP-44 (1983-1987) in Power Plants than went AIMD NAS Brunswick, Maine (1987-1990). I would like to hear from former Shipmates..." [19SEP2011]

FENNELL, ATR Clair "Butch" cdbfxsp@webtv.net "...I served with VW-11 1964 - 65. Have one of the large VW-11 decals as a momento of my days in NAS Argentia, Newfoundland, Canada & NAS Keflavik, Iceland (one of my nephews is currently deployed NAS Keflavik, Iceland as a Navy Air Traffic Controller). Coached Little League Baseball & invited to play on the softball team that went to Calgary to play in the Canadian Championship Tournament, August, 1965. Reunion a great idea. Sorry I did not learn of it sooner. HAVE A GRAND TIME!..." [28AUG99]

FENNER, AXCS LeRoy H. (Lee) Retired leefenner@home.com "...Flew in P5's, P2's, P3's, and S2's as Radioman and ASW Operator. Served with FASRON 110 from 53-56, VP-48 in 56, FAETUPAC from 59-63, VP-4 from 64-67, VP-31 from 68-71, VS-33 from 71-74, and NAMTD 1036 from 74-77. Love to hear from any old Shipmates..." [02AUG98]

FENNER, AMS2 Ron rfenner@westernaero.com "...I served with VP-24 (Airframes Shop) at NAS Jacksonville, Florida from 1979 to 1982..." [06OCT2009]

FENSTEMAKER, Steve a063228@allstate.com "...I was a Seahawk (VP-23) from 1989 to 1992. I was PPC/MC on CAC-8 for the 1991-92 NAS Sigonella, Sicily deployment..." [E-Mail Updated 06DEC2000 | 30MAR99]

FENSTERMACHER, AE Dolly "Hester" FENSTYSNC@EARTHLINK.NET "...I would very much like to get in touch with members from VP-49 1988-1992. I was an AE during that time and made MANY friends. I would love to hear from some of my old Shipmates..." [E-Mail Updated 24AUG2002 | E-Mail Updated 26NOV2001 | 20OCT99]

FEOLA, AMS3 Jerry gfeola@si.rr.com "...Served on USS INTREPID 1967. The INTREPID's 2nd trip to vietnam. I was an AMS3 with VAW-33 / VAQ-33 Detachement-11. Also was assigned to the Oriskany CVA-34 with one of the EA1Fs (601). Have a few pictures of the Forestal burning. We were along side when it was in trouble. I think we use to call our cruise The Golf Of Tonkin Yacht Club..." [05APR2005]

FERENSEN, William "Bill" ferensen@gmail.com "...I served with VP-42 (1967-1969). I would like to hear from former Shipmates..." [E-Mail Updated 15JUL2014 | 29MAY2003]

FERGUSON, AX1 Bobby fergusontx1@aol.com "...I served with VP-50 (1975-1977) with deployments to NAF Misawa, Japan..." [03FEB2016]

FERGUSON, AW2 Charles c.ferguson.1@hotmail.com "...Entered the Navy in March 1973, followed by the usual training (Boot Camp, "A" school in NAS Memphis, Tennessee, SERE School, VP-31 then home to VP-47 (1973-1977). I sat in NAS Memphis, Tennessee to pickup my orders to a Lamps Helo out of NAS Norfolk, Virginia, they asked like three of us to stand by. Was at the very last minute they changed my orders to VP-47, allowing me to serve with the best and brightest the Navy could offer. From CDR Graff on down, everyone excelled at every task we were asked to do. I am very proud to have served with all in those trying times, the deployments, NAS Agana, Guam, NAF Misawa, Japan, and one can never forget NAS Adak, Alaska. Would love to hear from anyone from those glory days. Esp those of Crew-12..." [BIO Updated 28AUG2012 | 24DEC2010]

FERGUSON, ATN David dferg0@aol.com "...I served with OASU, VX-8 and VX-8 DetWestPac from 1965 to 1967. I deployed to the Artic with project Birdseye in 1966 and to Viet Nam in 1967. I was an ATN and flew as radio operator. I have many pictures which I can share. Would like to hear from anyone who might have served with me..." [15SEP2001]

FERGUSON, David "Fergy" djfergy@earthlink.net "...I started in 1978 in VP-9, VP-31, VP-48, and CPW 10. I tried but just could not avoid the boat any longer, USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72). Also a member of VPI. NAS Moffett Field, California was a wonderful place before it was "closed". Also take a look at "The Hanger"..." [09NOV98]

FERGUSON, AMSAN Frank fferguson@tampabay.rr.com "...I served with VU-4 in 1957. I remember a Shipmate by the name of Boucher (sp) from Worster, MA. If anyone knows his location - please drop me a e-mail..." [22JUL2010]

FERGUSON, Henry Neal Jr. hnealferguson@yahoo.com "...I served with VAW-12 NAS Alameda, California from 1963 to 1964 with a Detachment aboard the USS Ranger (1964)..." [24JAN2009]

FERGUSON, AMH2 John 62john@comcast.net "...I served with VP-48 (SP-5B's) at NAS North Island, San Diego, California from 1962 to 1963 where I was assigned to Crew 4. We never deployed in the short time I was there. I re-enlisted for AMH-B School and upon graduation received orders to NAS Iwakuni, Japan where I was assigned to AIMD as a plane captain/engineer for an HU-16 Gruman Albatros and flew for three years (1963-66). We had three HU-16's and three UC-45J Beech Craft. When not flying I did support the VP squadrons rotating into NAS Iwakuni, Japan. VP-50 was home ported there flying SP-5 Marlins. I would love to hear from any one stationed there during this time frame..." [12NOV2003]

FERGUSON, John john.r.ferguson@worldnet.att.net "...Served as crew metalsmith (AMH-2) on crew 4, VP-48 at NAS North Island, San Diego, California (Circa 1962-62). Anyone having pictures of crew members, I would appreciate a copy..." [17JUN99]

FERGUSON, AMEC(AW) Larry Retired larry.ferguson@oakharbor.org "...I was attached to VP-48 "Boomers" from 1980 to 1983 where I flew for a short period as a Second Mech with "What a Way to Make A Living" CAC 5. I then transfered to the "Desert Eagles" of VA-122 Det NAS Fallon, Nevada from 1983 to 1985, returned to NAS Moffett Field, California with the VP-50 "Blue Dragons" from 1985 to 1989 where I was promoted to AMEC. I then returned to NAS Fallon, Nevada with Pacific Fleet Adversary Squadron VFA-127 from 1989 to 1992. No longer able to work on P-3's I transfered to NAS Whidbey Island, Washington with the VA-155 "Silver Foxes" aboard the USS Ranger (what a great cruise) from 1992 to 1993. At the end of the cruise, I transfered to the "Knight Riders" of VA-52 aboard the USS Kitty Hawk from 1993 to 1995. I retired in 1995 and currently live and work (OHPD) in Oak Harbor, WA. The best years of my Navy career were spent at NAS Moffett Field, California with some really great people. I would love to hear from some of you. Drop me a line sometime or just stop by..." [E-Mail Updated 08OCT2005 | 13NOV2003]

FERGUSON, AD3 Michael fergyma4@aol.com "...I served in VP-10 from January 1987 til June 1990 and NAS Jacksonville, Florida Power Plants from June 1990 til March 1993. I miss the deployments the most..." [16MAY2006]

FERGUSON, Michael P. FERGUSNR@aol.com "...I was in VP-4 from 1970 thru 1975 as an AW. I was both Non-Acoustic and Acoustic Operators on various crews. I was commissioned via the NESEP program, served as TACCO in VP-5 from 1980 thru 1984 and VP-90 from 1988 thru 1991. Transitioned to TAR in 1987. Currently, C.O., Naval Air Reserve Activity, Selfridge ANGB, MI, near Detroit..." [E-Mail Updated 07OCT99 | 01OCT98]

FERGUSON, Roger D. rdferg@softhome.net "...I served with VPB-45 from 1944-1945 (the South America tour). If anyone from that era ever logs on, please get in touch. Flew first at NAF Belem, Brazil beginning July 11, 1944 and finally on to NAF Aratu, Bahia, Brazil on May 7, 1945. I was on the last PBY-5A (BUNO 46492) to leave NAF Belem, Brazil on May 27, 1945 and we arrived in NAS Norfolk, Virginia on June 2, 1945. The skipper, LCDR Binion, was the PPC on that final flight. Following breakup of PBY-5A Squadron VPB-45 in early June 1945, I reported for duty with VJ-16 in early July 1945 at NAS Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. My first flight on July 12, 1945 was in JM-1 BuNo 66763 with LT Adam. VJ-16 was then commanded by LCDR V. Wright. Over the course of my duty with the squadron it had a wide variety of aircraft including OS2U (land), JM-1, JM-2, PBY-5A, SBD, FM-2, F6F, TBF, TBM and later JD-1. I never got to fly in a JD-1 that operated off of the new long runway across the bay. I spent time on detached duty at San Juan, Puerto Rico NAS from February 12, 1945 to May 5, 1945. My last Navy active duty flight as a pilot was on May 7, 1945 in F6F BuNo 79671. Living conditions at NAS Guantanamo Bay, Cuba were, by far, the very best of my short Navy stint. The food in the mess was outstanding and we had daily maid service in our very nice individual rooms. VJ-16 personnel, both officers and enlisted, were unbeatable. LCDR W. Wilder, Squadron CO flew me from NAS Guantanamo Bay, Cuba to Miami on May 8, 1946 in JM-2 BuNo 91966 and I was discharged from active duty at Great Lakes, IL on or about May 12, 1946..." [E-Mail Updated 13JUL2003 | E-Mail Updated 07JUN2003 | E-Mail Updated 06MAR2003 | BIO Updated 26MAR2002 | 17AUG2000]

FERGUSON, Stanley onewireme2@yahoo.com "...I served with VP-18 from 1966 to 1967. I flew with Crew 11 BUNO: 147955. Crewmembers included: LCDR Kennedy, LT(jg) Greene, LT Brickman, PC Ken Trea, 2nd Mechanic Mike Howell, 1st Technician Bob Walker, 2nd Technician Tom Nolte, 3rd Technician Paul Davidson, Radio/Radar Stan Ferguson and Ordnanceman John Santiago. I am now a retired Electrician living in New York City, NY..." [12JAN2009]

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FERKO, Gary L. gunsmithgarys1@yahoo.com "...I served with VP-60 (1969-1976) at NAS Glenview, Illinois. I worked with "Pappy" Jenner, AT2 Michael Jackson (became a LDO and transfered to CA). I would like to hear from both as well as former Shipmates..." [27MAY2013]

FERRARO, AT2 Pat patf203@sbcglobal.net "...I was in VP-11 out of NAS Quonset Point, Rhode Island from 1951 to 1953, when the squadron was move to Lewistown, ME. We were a recomissioned VP, intially flying PB4Y-2's until the P2 became available. Would like to hear from old Shipmates if you are on line..." [E-Mail Updated 11JUN2007 | 13SEP2000]

FERRARA, YN3 Andrea Bolin andrea.b.ferrara@delta.com "...I served with VP-30 from February 1981 until December 1985. Worked as a YN in Admin, Personnel, TTT and FRAMP. Looking to reconnect with some old Shipmates..." [04SEP2004]

FERRARO, Pat PFerr23319@aol.com "...I was in VP-11 out of NAS Quonset Point, Rhode Island from 1951 t0 1953, when the squadron was move to Lewistown, ME. We were a recomissioned VP, intially flying PB4Y-2's until the Neptune became available. Would like to hear from old buddies if you are on line..." [13SEP2000]

FERRELL, PN3 Charles E. cftrucker1@frontier.com "...I served with VP-21 (1956-1958) with a deployment to RNAS Halfar, Malta. I worked in the Personnel Office and Communication Office and would like to hear from former Shipmates..." [24JAN2016]

FARRELL, Dan Danhere@prodigy.net "...I served with VS-22 from 1967 through 1970..." [16MAY2000]

FERRIE, Colleen irish_is@hotmail.com "...I'm looking for any Shipmates who served in VP-30 from '95-'97 look forward to hearing how everyone is doing!..." [01AUG99]

FERRIER, AE2 Robert F. bobf21161@thevillages.net "...I served with VP-7 (1950-1952)..." [10DEC2013]

FERRIS, Jim jim.ferris@sbcglobal.net "...I served with VP-46 from 1986 to 1989. Would love to hear from some of my old Shipmates..." [07JUL2004]

FERRITER, Patrick fritopop@frontiernet.net "...I served with FASRON-102 from 1958 to 1960. I was OinC of the AUW Shop. I would like to hear from former Shipmates..." [20FEB2010]

FERTAL, Andrew "Fufu Fertal" apfiii@hotmail.com "...I was stationed at NAS Brunswick, Maine VP-10 12/86 to 09/89. I was on CAC 1 The Beavers as a Sensor 2 Acoustic operator. I went on my first deployment 3 days after I checked in to NS Rota, Spain. For my second Deployment I was with CAC 6 Mermaid Chasers as a Sensor 1 Acoustic Operator and deployed to NAS Keflavik, Iceland. While I was CAC 6 we shot the first live Harpoon down on NS Roosevelt Roads, PR during war games. It was awesome. Go VP-10 Red Lancers. P.S. If anyone knows how to get in touch with Commander Joe Geesling please email me. Thanks..." [28JUL2005]

FERTIG, AT2 Les lfjf@netins.net "...I served with VQ-2 (1972-1975) in the Electronics Shop. CDR Taylor was our CO when I arrived. I flew 2nd seat in A3. I saw action from north Atlanic in Norway and Scotland to 2 weeks in Iran in July 1974. I was there during the 30 day war in October 1973. We worked from 1800 to 0600 and flew from 0630 to 1230 7 days a week. I have to say my tour was alot of work but also a great time. I now am a master electrician working at a Biodiesel plant in Wall Lake, Ia. about 12 miles from where I was born. People around here find it hard to believe the sories I tell about life in VQ-2. I would like to hear from former Shipmates..." [13OCT2010]

FESSLER, ATC fesslerj@enterprise.navy.mil "...In-Flight-Tech for Crew 9 with VP-1 from 1981 through 1983. PMTC Pt. Mugu "Range Aircrew" 1984-1987, In-Flight-Tech with VPU-2, Crew 13 from 1987-1991. They had to drag me away from those DIFCREW orders and now I'm doing Hornet stuff at NAS Lemoore..." [E-Mail Updated 07MAR2000 | 17OCT97]

FETSCHER, AXC Dennis "Fetch" Retired dfetscher@cox.net "...I served with VP-17 (1962-1965) with deployments to NAS Kodiak, Alaska, NAF Naha, Okinawa, Japan and many trips to Anacortes and Bellingham. I lived with my best friends on Rosario Beach. 2800 hours as Jez and first tech in the friendliest aircraft the navy ever flew. Would welcome hearing from any Shipmates..." [E-Mail Updated 22OCT2012 | E-Mail Updated 12MAY2010 | E-Mail Updated 06JUN2005 | E-Mail Updated 31DEC2004 | 16FEB2004]

FETZER, MCPO Edwin L. Retired elfetzer@embarqmail.com "...I served with VU-5A (10/1962-1964) with a detachment to NAS Cubi Point, Philippines (still have Cruise Book). I flew aboard the old A1-E/AD-5 towing targets, etc. and retired in 1986. I currently live in New Bern, NC..." [23APR2013]

FEW, AW2 Jerry L. 777dx@bellsouth.net "...I served with VP-4 from August 1968 until April of 1971. I was Elint Evaluator, NATOP Instructor, Aircrewman, Training P.O. and all around thorn in the side of the CPO's. I flew with Crews 1, 2, 4 and 11 ("If you care enough send the VERY BEST). Crew 11 consisted of CDR (PPC) Roy Emerson, LT (PPC - CoPilot) Taylor, CoDriver- ADR1 (FE) Larry Johnson, ATR2 Jack Owens, LT (NAV) Cutler, LT (TACCO) J. E. Gustafson, AX2 (Jez) Harry Binder, Jez and AO2 (Ordnance) Dan Oiler, Ord. We were the BEST of the BEST..." [19MAR2009]

FEY, Robert rayfey@msn.com "...I was a pilot in VP-11 from 1981 to 1984, and I'd love to hear from former Shipmates..." [04AUG2000]

FEYO, ADR3 Jack jandjfeyo@frontiernet.net "...I served with VP-2 (1962-1963) at NAS Adak, Alaska..." [31MAR2015]

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