American destroyer USS Shaw explodes during the attack on Pearl Harbor in 1941.
Pearl Harbor, World War II, 1937-1945
There were 402 Gillespies on Muster Rolls of Pearl Harbor
Allan E Gillespie, Naval Shipyard Dec 1, 12, 1945. Changes.
Benjamin F Gillespie, Submarine Base March 31, 1939 to June 30, 1940. See also ship Widgeon.
Briges A Gillespie. Submarine Base Dec 31, 1941. (see also Briggs A Gillespie – Aug 31, 1841 to June 30, 1943.) Notice ships, Dolphin, Jarvis & Rigal. Is this the same man?
Charles President Gillespie, Ammunition Depot Nov 30, 1944 to Feb 28, 1945. Changes.
George Kimpton Gillespie, on ship Reid, mainly 1942 to 1944.(middle name also given as Nimpton)
Gordon Gillespie on ship Dewey 1940
Gordon Dowds Gillespie on ship Selfridge 1939 to 1940
Joseph W Gillespie on California 1940
Leonard Albert Gillespie at 14th Naval District Headquarters Aug 31, 1943.
Loren D Gillespie on ship Tangiers, no date
Loren Dale Gillespie, 14th Naval District headquarters 1943, 1944, 1945
Loren H Gillespie Receiving station Pearl Harbour 1941, Jan 31.
Louis A Gillespie Pearl Harbour Naval Hospital Feb 28, 1942.
Louis A Gillespie, Squadron VJ-1, 1942
Louis A Gillespie on ship Ontario 1942.
Louis A Gillespie on ship Medusa 1942 Sept.
Luther B Gillespie Receiving Station Pearl Harbour 1941
Luther Cecil Gillespie, on ship Nevada 1941, 1942, 1943, 1944
Luther O Gillespie, Receiving Station Pearl Harbour 1941, Aug 31
Paul V Gillespie Pearl Harbour Naval Shipyard 1942, 1945
Paul V Gillespie on ship NAS Kaneohe Bay 1945
Paul V Gillespie, NAS Pearl Harbour 1942, 1943
Paul Vernon Gillespie 14th Naval District HQ. 1942, Oct 31
Percy C Gillespie, on ship Whitney 1940 Oct 31.
Ralph L Gillespie, NAS Pearl Harbour, March 31, 1941, Sept 30, 1941.
REVIE, Isabella Gillespie on ship NAS Kaneohe Bay 1945, March 31
Richard G Gillespie on ship Reid, 1943 July 25
Richard G Gillespie on ship Regulus July 25, 1943
Richard Graham Gillespie on ship Raleigh 1942, 1943.
Richard R Gillespie on ship NAS Kaneohe Bay 1944, 1945
Robert C Gillespie on ship Whitney April 30, 1939
Robert E Gillespie on ship Solace 1942, March 15
Robert H Gillespie on ship Dobbin, no date.
Robert O Gillespie on ship Raleigh 1944, 1945
Roland Andrew Gillespie on ship Cassir 1944, Feb 5
Roy Payne Gillespie on ship ‘Vestal’ 1945, Aug 1
Samuel M Gillespie on ship Rigel March 31, 1939
Shelby A Gillespie on ship Dolphin June 30, 1941
SMARTT, Joseph Gillespie, Squadron VP-11
TEMPLAT, Gillespie J, on ship Solace 1942, Nov 15.
William Gillespie, Ammunition Depot 1946, Jan 3
William Brooke Gillespie on ship Paterson 1943, Dec 3
William Gordon Gillespie on ship Honolulu 1939, 1940
William G Gillespie on ship Dale July 3, 1940.
William Jordan Gillespie, Ammunition Depot, 1945, 1946
William L Gillespie, Pearl Harbour Naval Shipyard,1943, 1944
William Lawson Gillespie, Squadron, 1942, June 30
WIESNER, William Gillespie on ship Detroit 1944, 1945
Three stricken U.S. battleships — West Virginia (L), Tennessee (C) and Arizona — after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor in 1941.
ANTARES Devid W Gillespie, Oct 3, 1939 (spelling as given, not error)
AYLWIN David William Gillespie, Aug 2, 1942- Sept 1943. See also the Arizona.
Minor damage to propeller
AVOCAT Allin Virget Keye Gillespie Dec 31, Undamaged 1943. Jan 30, 1944; Sept 19, 1944 Changes. (name also Wirgel)
ARGONNE Dale Dennis Gillespie Aug 1 to Oct 1, 1945 changes.
No comment. Moored at berth B-5
ARIZONA David William Gillespie. Dec 31, SUNK 1940 to June 1941. (No Gillespie is listed as dying on the USS Arizona Memorial in Pearl Harbor)
CALIFORNIA Joseph W Gillespie
CASSEN Roland Andrew Gillespie
Considered Lost, sunk
DETROIT William Wiennan Gillespie
DEWEY Gordon D Gillespie
DOBBIN Robert H Gillespie
DOLPHIN Shelly A Gillespie
Undamaged Briggs A Gillespie, May 31, 1941 changes
FARRAGUT James Henry Gillespie – news
HULL Charles Allen Gillespie March 31, 1941 to Dec 31, 1942. Nine Changes in that period.
Very minor damage from a bomb near-miss
Helen Frank Anthony Gillespie
HELENA was seriously damaged. No Helen listed that day
HONOLULU William G Gillespie
Minor damage from a bomb near-miss
JARVIS Briggs A Gillespie, March 31, 1939- undamaged July 31, 1940
Mediesa Passengers Nov 14, 1945 Charles A Gillespie
MEDUSA – undamaged. No listing for Mediesa that day
NAS Kannehe Bay Paul V Gillespie; Richard R Gillespie;
Absent or not listed on that day
NAS Pearl Harbor Ralph C Gillespie
Not listed as present that day
NEVADA Frank A Gillespie; Luther Cecil Seriously damaged Gillespie
NEW ORLEANS Albert Colloway Gillespie March Minor damage 31, 1939 to Dec 31, 1942.Sept 30, 1943.
OKLAHOMA Broen H Gillespie June 30, 1940
SUNK Loren H Gillespie
ONTARIO Louis A Gillespie
PATTERSON William B Gillespie
PHOENIX Frank Gillespie; Jackie Joe Gillespie
RALEIGH Alvin M Gillespie March 31, 1939 to Sept 30, 1941.
Damaged by torpedo
Regelies Jack T Gillespie
Not listed that day
Regulus Richard Gillespie
Not listed that day
REID George K Gillespie, Richard Gillespie
RIGEL Briggs A Gillespie (see also submarine minor damage from bomb near-miss base notes) July 31 & Nov 30, 1940
SELFRIDGE Gordon D Gillespie
SOLACE Albert C Gillespie Nov 30, 1941 & Dec 31, 1941 Report of Changes; Edward G Gillespie Feb 4 & 5, 1943.
Squadron William Lawson Gillespie
Squadron P-11 Joseph Smart Gillespie
SUMNER 1941 changes
Minor injuries to gun crew
SUNNADIN John Joseph Gillespie
No comment made
TANGIER Loren D Gillespie
Minor damage from several bomb near-misses
TRACY Edward Sears Gillespie, June 30, 1943-June 30, 1944. Also District Activity, Bishops Pt, Section Base, Aug 31, 1941.
UTAH Homes B Gillespie
WEST VIRGINIA Alvin L Gillespie Oct 31 & Nov 30, SUNK 1940. (Name also Nay L. Gillespie)
WHITNEY Robert C Gillespie
WIDGEON Benjamin F Gillespie, June 30, 1939 to Dec 31, 1940
B. K. Gilllespie, May 31, 1941 ‘changes’
Record Count: 93
Note: Gillespie sailors were on the ship USS Gillespie, but it was not at Pearl Harbor during the attack. They left many War Diaries for the period 1942-1945. See the website Footnote.