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.


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 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
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 -
Email: Cindy -

Ship website:




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

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

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


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




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


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
Phone: 206-466-6094

For more information and to register visit:

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

Nicholas Kleszczewski

Website: USSBayfield







Your Notice Here

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