Pioneer Crew Members

Pioneer Crew Members

At this time less than half of the names of the 120 man USS Pioneer crew have been located for posting and honoring on our web site. With time we are committed and confident we will add to the roster below.

You can read the full story of the Amazing Rescue here.

If you have any information about a crew member not listed please contact the Association with additional information.

There are 44 names in this list.

Allison, LewisPioneer
Applegate, Russell M. Pioneer
Bellomy, Clyde  *Pioneer
Blake, William L. Pioneer
Brassington, Donald E. *Pioneer
Brumbach, Andrew A. *Pioneer
Coltec, Jr., John Pioneer
Cooper Jr., John Pioneer
Croyle, Ernest Pioneer
Cundiff, Ralph *Pioneer
Cunigan, Sam *Pioneer
Curfew, Jay Pioneer
Curl, Jesse *Pioneer
Dana, Wayne B. *Pioneer
Davis, Jack *Pioneer
Dawes, Herbert C. *Pioneer
Difolco, Louis J. Pioneer
Drogo, Louis *Pioneer
Dunlap, James O. *Pioneer
Dupre, Don Pioneer
Essenpreis, Duane Pioneer
Golian, John Pioneer
Hendricks. Carrill C.Pioneer
Higgins, Frank *Pioneer
Horvath, Steven Pioneer
Humes, Melvin D. Pioneer
Jones, Harrell R. *Pioneer
Kneser Jr., Clarence Pioneer
Knight, John *Pioneer
Knopik, Frank Pioneer
Korf, Fred L. *Pioneer
Lewis, David W. *Pioneer
Linville, Ed *Pioneer
Mathews, William D. Pioneer
Milstead, Alvin Pioneer
Osick, Leroy W. Pioneer
Penoske, Daniel *Pioneer
Poirer, John *Pioneer
Rhodes, Harry C. Pioneer
Rogers, Leroy E. *Pioneer
Shaw, Airieal Pioneer
Skold, Elmer A. Pioneer
Waggoner, S. E. Pioneer
Wright, Ron *Pioneer

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