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Upcoming US Navy Reunions and Contact Information




 

Thanks to Susan J. for suggesting this idea after reading Military Reunion notices in the Charleston, SC newspaper. We will attempt to keep this updated and displayed in chronological order, removing those after the reunion date.

If you would like your reunion posted, please write to us with all of the pertinent contact information.  We will also post a link to your ship's website.

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USS Ellet DD-398

Marianne Mihalyo, whose father was a crewmember during WWII, is seeking to coordinate and share photos and stories of crewmembers. Click Here for more.


USS Conserver ARS-39 April 7-9, 2016USS Conserver

Location: San Antonio, Tx.

Hotel: El Tropicano Riverwalk Hotel


Contacts:
Dale E. Hower ETCS USN Ret
Phone: (619) 449-4499
Email: dcwoodworking1@yahoo.com

For more information and to register:
Website: www.ussconserver.org


USS Charles S Sperry (DD-697) April 14-16, 2016USS Charles S Sperry

Location: The Sleep Inn Lake Wright,
6280 Northampton Blvd. – Norfolk, VA   23502

Contact Gary Chesser
E-mail: DD697WM@BELLSOUTH.NET
Phone: 662-546-0675

Reunion information & registration forms are listed on the Association Website: USS Charles S Sperry

Also find the event details listed on our Facebook page for: USS Charles S. Sperry DD697 Association.

All former USS Charles S. Sperry DD-697 shipmates and families are welcome. 


USS Cony (DD-508) April 20-24, 2016USS Cony

Location: Nashville Tennessee
Coordinators: Phil and Cindy Michel
Phone: - Phil (352) 275-8707 and Cindy (352) 275-8708
Email: Phil - phil.cony508@yahoo.com
Email: Cindy - cam22469@yahoo.com

Ship website: www.usscony.com

 

 

 


USS Rich (DDE-820) April 25-29, 2016USS Rich
23rd Annual Reunion

Location: Nashville, Tn.

Men who served aboard the cold war-era US Navy destroyer USS Rich (DD/DDE 820) will hold their 23rd Annual Ship’s Reunion April 25th thru 29th, 2016.  The event will be held in Nashville, Tennessee. This makes the third occasion the association has visited this military-friendly town.  Each year the group meets at a different location in the east and mid-west and is hosted by a fellow shipmate.

The USS Rich Association is a fraternal-military group of former crew members from this Navy ship which served the nation for 32 years.  Of the thousands of men who were aboard at different times, nearly 1500 have been contacted. 

For additional details:

Contact: Gary Wilson at 615-371-0130
Email: reunion2016@ussrich.org
Website: www.ussrich.org


US Navy Air Borne Early Warning Squadron One (VW-1) May 9-13, 2016


Air Borne Early Warning Squadron one
Location: Branson, Mo.

Reunion info here


Contacts:
President Ralph Link
E-Mail: aewron1fe@gmail.com

Web-site manager Pete Wasmund
E-Mail:  vw-1@comcast.net


Website: VW1 Association

 


USS Gurke (DD-783)  May 9-13, 2016USS Gurke

Location: Boston, Ma.
Contact: Craig Smith
Phone: 360-927-2762


Website: www.ussgurke.org

More info or To Register

 

 


USS Ajax AR-6 June 8-12, 2016
USS Ajax


Location: Crowne Plaza New Orleans Airport
    Kenner, Louisiana
Contact: Thomas Judge 210-288-7904
Email: tjudge7673@sbcglobal.net

Website: ussajaxassoiation.org

 

 


USS John Young  DD-973 June 17-19, 2016USS John Young

 

Location: Town and Country Resort and Convention Center; Mission Valley, Ca.

Reservations are requested at the resort to participate. Activities are planned throughout the weekend.


E-mail: Mike Trotta

Donations via GoFundMe


USS Forrest Royal DD-872  June 23-26 2016USS Forest Royal


Location:  Merry Manor Inn  Portland Me.

Contact:  Ron Larsen

E-Mail: mosbyusn@wctc.net

Website: Forrestroyaldd872.org


USS Holder DD/DDE 819 and DE 401
September 7-11, 2016
USS Holder

This will be our 38th annual reunion

Location: Portland, Me.
Contact: James de Barrios
              120 Ross St. Santa Cruz, CA 95060-2636

E-mail: ussholder_dde819@hotmail.com
Phone: 831-458-9062

Website: www.ussholder.com

 


USS Halyburton FFG 40  July 15 - 17 2016USS Halyburton


Location: Charleston, SC

For more information please visit

usshalyburton.us


 

 

 


USS Nimitz August 24-28, 2016USS Nimitz


Location: Crowne Plaza Mission Bay
                San Diego, CA

Contact:
Ed Deats
USS Nimitz Association
8324 Triad Circle
Sacramento CA 95828-6642

Email: edeats@frontiernet.net

Website: USS Nimitz


USS Sperry AS-12  September 21-25, 2016USS Sperry


Location: New Orleans / Covington, La.

Details on website: click here

Website:  USS Sperry

Ralph Holdridge is President.
If you do not have access to computer call David Jackson 360 435-6919


USS McCandless DE/FF/FFT 1084
September 22-25, 2016
USS McCandless

Location: Virginia Beach, Va.
Hotel: Holiday Inn North Beach

Contact for more info and to regiser:

John Capron E-mail: JCap02@aol.com


 



USS Keppler DD-765  September 23-25, 2016USS Keppler


Location: Wyndham Garden Barrone Plaza Hotel
    New Orleans, LA

Sept 25, 2016 7-Night Cruise from New Orleans, LA - Carnival Dream


For more information, please contact:
Steve Mooney at 732 280 2949
Email: kepplerdd765@gmail.com

 


USS Frank Knox (DDR-742) September 21-25, 2016Frank Knox

Location: Portland, OR.
Sheraton Portland Airport Hotel
8235 NE Airport Way Portland, OR 97220
503-281-2500 Prompt "0"

Contact: Vaughan Kruger
E-mail vaughankruger@yahoo.com
Phone: 206-466-6094

For more information and to register visit:
Website: USSFrankKnox.com

All former USS Frank Knox DD-742 shipmates and families are welcome. 


USS Bayfield (APA-33)  September 28-October 3, 2016USS Bayfield


Location: McLean Virginia
Hotel: Crowne Plaza, 1960 Chain Bridge Rd., McLean, VA 22102. Hotel reservations can be made at 1-877-865-1877

Contacts:
Nicholas Kleszczewski
E-mail: nyknickv@hotmail.com


Website: USSBayfield

 


USS Reeves DLG-24/CG-24 October 6-9, 2016
USS Reeves


Location: San Antonio, Tx.

Hotel: El Tropicano Riverwalk Hotel

Contacts:
Michael Robertson
E-mail: Michael.d.Robertson@comcast.net
Phone: 509-315-8107


Website: USSReeves.net


Recruit Training Command (RTC) Orlando October 12-16, 2016

RTC Orlando

Location: Orlando Fl.

All companies from 1968-1994 Former recruits, company commanders, and staff welcome.


Hotel: Rosen Inn at Pointe Orlando
Must say you are with reunion to get $99 quad rate.

Phone for info: (407) 630-8940


Reunion Website:  RTCOrlandoreunion.com


MinRon 11 Det Alfa / Mine Division 112  October 13-16, 2016Minron 11

This year will be our first reunion and commemorates the beginning of mine sweeping operations by MinRon 11 Det Alfa in Nha Be, South Vietnam 50 years ago in 1966. MR11/MD112 was a unique part of the US Navy's Brown Water Navy

Location:
The Sheraton Gunter Hotel
205 East Houston St.
San Antonio, Texas 78205

Contacts:
Ray Skaines Email: ray@minedivision112.com

Phone: 281-703-5678

Website:  minedivision112.com

Facebook: facebook.com/minedivision112


USS Glover FF-1098  AGFF-1, AGDE-1, T-AGFF-1

"LOOK OUT SHARP, LOOK OUT SHARP"USS Glover

King Neptune's Reunion 2017!

February 13 - 17, 2017

Location: Royal Caribbean Majesty of The Sea

The USS GLOVER FF-1098, Shipmates, Friends and Family Reunion 2017! Sailors are made for Ships, Ships are made for Sea. Come Sail with us on the Royal Caribbean Majesty of The Sea . Bring your Valentine with you and enjoy COMRADSHIP with your fellow Glover Shipmates. Prices for the cabin before any discounts currently start at $319 per person. We will also open this up to any of your friends & family that would want to sail with us! If you Fly in to Orlando airport, the Port of Cape Canaveral is about 45 minutes away and the cruise line and the airport provides shuttles to and from the Port; right to the Ship! One thing about doing the cruise at this time, The ship is not loaded with tourists and US schools are still in session (makes it very relaxing), the weather in the Caribbean is always good and it's NOT Hurricane season and all will have a good time. Your Wife, Girlfriend significant other would Love a Valentines' Day Cruise!


Contact:
Jay Conti Sr.
5398 N. Bedstrow Blvd
Beverly Hills. FL 34465

Phone: 352-287-1400

E-Mail: JConti3547@aol.com


Your Notice Here

If you would like your reunion posted, please send me an email with all of the pertinent contact information.  If you have a good image of your patch (300x300 pixels or larger), send it along.  If not, I'll try to find one.  We will also post a link to your ship's website.