Byrum, Bobby, MA1

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USN Retired
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Petty Officer First Class
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1995-1997, USS Guam (LPH-9)
Service Years
1980 - 1997
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  1995-1997, USS Guam (LPH-9)

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USS Guam (LPH-9) Unit Page

Petty Officer First Class

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Norfolk, VA

United States
 USS Guam (LPH-9) Details

USS Guam (LPH-9)

USS Guam (LPH-9), an Iwo Jima-class amphibious assault ship, was laid down by the Philadelphia Naval Shipyard on 15 November 1962; launched on 22 August 1964, sponsored by Mrs. Vaughn H. Emory Green, and commissioned on 16 January 1965, Captain N. E. Thurmon in command. She was the third US Navy ship to carry the name, after the Battle of Guam.
Decommissioned in 1998, she was the last of the Iwo Jima class in service.

General characteristics
Class and type: Iwo Jima-class amphibious assault ship
Displacement: 19,217 tons
Length: 603 ft (184 m)
Beam: 84 ft (26 m)
Draught: 30 ft (9.1 m)
Propulsion: 2 × 600 psi (4 MPa) boilers, one geared steam turbines, one shaft, 22,000 shaft horse power
Speed: 23 knots
Complement: 718 (80 officer, 638 enlisted)
  • 2 × 3"/50 Caliber
  • 2 × Basic Point Defense Missile Systems (BPDMS)
  • 2 × 20 mm Phalanx CIWS
Aircraft carried: 20 × CH-46 Sea Knights, 10 × MH-53E Sea Stallion, 3 × AH-1 Cobra

Surface Vessels


Parent Unit
Iwo Jima-class


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Last Updated: Jan 28, 2007
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298 Members Also There at Same Time
USS Guam (LPH-9)

Masciangelo, Peter, CAPT, (1973-2001) Captain
Gray, Dave, LCDR, (1984-2007) Lieutenant
Kelso, Jeff, LT, (1982-2004) Lieutenant Junior Grade
Morris, Roger, LT, (1984-2006) Lieutenant Junior Grade
Beltra, Gustavo, CMC, (1981-2008) Senior Chief Petty Officer
Hemingway, David, CPO, (1978-2002) Chief Petty Officer
Lempicki, Pete, SCPO, (1977-1999) Chief Petty Officer
Nadeau, James, SCPO, (1982-2007) Chief Petty Officer
Noe, Scott, CDR, (1982-2017) Chief Petty Officer
Oesterreicher, Stephen, SCPO, (1982-2007) Chief Petty Officer
Partin, Clifford, MCPO, (1980-2007) Chief Petty Officer
Caltagirone, Thomas, PO1, (1980-1996) Petty Officer First Class
Campbell, Sylvester, SCPO, (1986-2007) Petty Officer First Class
Conlogue, Jeffrey, CPO, (1986-2008) Petty Officer First Class
Corbin, Isaiah, CPO, (1985-2008) Petty Officer First Class
Crawford, Kenneth, SCPO, (1983-2009) Petty Officer First Class
Ellis, Herbert, CMC, (1984-2008) Petty Officer First Class
Howard, Michael, SCPO, (1986-Present) Petty Officer First Class
Johnston, David, PO1, (1977-1998) Petty Officer First Class
Koukis, Nicholas, CPO, (1989-2007) Petty Officer First Class
Morris, Clifton, SCPO, (1985-2005) Petty Officer First Class
Nash, Jim, PO1, (1982-2003) Petty Officer First Class
Nichols, Ken, LCDR, (1989-Present) Petty Officer First Class
Owens, Charles, PO1, (1982-2003) Petty Officer First Class
Pryka, Robert, CPO, (1983-2003) Petty Officer First Class
Reed, Kevin, CPO, (1986-2006) Petty Officer First Class
Rohrer, Daniel, SCPO, (1989-2007) Petty Officer First Class
Sharpless, Doug, CPO, (1980-2006) Petty Officer First Class
Smith, David, SCPO, (1984-2004) Petty Officer First Class
Stallings, Raymond, CPO, (1986-2008) Petty Officer First Class
Strauss, Daniel, MCPO, (1986-2007) Petty Officer First Class
Youngs, Michael, CPO, (1985-2007) Petty Officer First Class
Broadous, Derrick, CWO4, (1988-2018) Petty Officer Second Class
Burgess, Craig, PO2, (1987-2007) Petty Officer Second Class
Calvert, Curt, PO1, (1987-2010) Petty Officer Second Class
Chambers, Adam, LT, (1992-Present) Petty Officer Second Class
Curley, William, CPO, (1990-2007) Petty Officer Second Class
Daniels, Sterling, PO1, (1987-2007) Petty Officer Second Class
Dipasupil, Rufino, PO1, (1992-Present) Petty Officer Second Class
Gordon, William, LT, (1982-2010) Petty Officer Second Class
Grant, Porsha, CPO, (1994-2007) Petty Officer Second Class
Harris, Rodney, PO1, (1990-Present) Petty Officer Second Class
Harrison, Danel, CPO, (1992-2007) Petty Officer Second Class
Hester, Dwight, PO1, (1984-2004) Petty Officer Second Class
Lasher, Pete, MCPO, (1988-2008) Petty Officer Second Class
Lyons, Steve, PO1, (1984-2004) Petty Officer Second Class
MILLARE, TROY, CPO, (1992-Present) Petty Officer Second Class
MORRISON, TONY, CPO, (1989-2007) Petty Officer Second Class
OWENS, DERRICK, CPO, (1993-2007) Petty Officer Second Class
Rawlings, Ron, PO1, (1986-2007) Petty Officer Second Class
Reed, Jason, CPO, (1991-2008) Petty Officer Second Class
Salcido, Paul, PO1, (1985-2005) Petty Officer Second Class
Vonrichter, Brian, PO2 Petty Officer Second Class
Warren, Raymond, PO1, (1983-2003) Petty Officer Second Class
Whitman, David, CPO, (1989-Present) Petty Officer Second Class
Ancheta, Romano, PO1, (1992-2008) Petty Officer Third Class
Andrews, Gregory, PO1, (1991-Present) Petty Officer Third Class
Bowie, Jaston, SCPO, (1994-Present) Petty Officer Third Class
Brooks, Michael, PO1, (1992-2007) Petty Officer Third Class

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