Profiles are presented in alphabetical order on a series of pages. Short biographies are included, if provided.  And dates of service aboard the Fiske are included when given. Due to the time it takes to load the pictures that have been placed on the Profiles pages, these pages have been divided into five alphabetical categories for quicker loading. If you have changes to make to your own profile, please email us at

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Plank Owners

Following is a listing of crewmembers who are known "Plank Owners". As you know, a Plank Owner is a crewmember, officer or enlisted, who served aboard the Fiske at the time it was commissioned or re-commissioned.

Oliver Ames
Joseph Coffman
William Gates
George Hodulik
Joseph LeBlanc
Edward Pray
Howard Wenzin
Robert Sutton
Howard Collman
James Hall
Raynort Laird
Lawrence Meny
Kermit Skittingland
John W. Martin
Bill Bittner
Harold Farrell
Robert Lewis

If you know of a shipmate who's name is not listed, please let us know. The address is

USS Fiske (DD/DDR-842) Association, Inc.
James Rapson, Treasurer
244 Park View Avenue
Warwick, RI 02888
Telephone: (401) 781-5879