Naval Contact and Reunion Listings


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Navigating the Listings

These lists are in alphabetical order and ships are listed under their official Navy names.  For example, the USS Charles Ausburne DD-570 is listed under "C," not "A."

All LCI, LCM, LSM and LST-type Amphibious Warships are in the "Landing Craft" list.

Listings for non-ship or group associations such as DESRON-49 (under "D") and the US Navy Cruiser Sailor Association (under "C") are in the first part of each list.  Many associations have "Navy" or "Naval" in their names, look under "N" for them.

The "Airgroup" listing has associations such as VC-20.  If an Airgroup is associated with a particular carrier, then that Airgroup is noted both at the Carrier's listing and under the Airgroup listing.


Contact and Reunion Listings

Please Click on the appropriate letter or group in the table below.  Not certain of the exact name of your ship or group?  Try using the Search Engine.  Answers from your search that include the word "Reunion" are for these lists.  If searching by the ship's or airgroup's designation, then please include a hyphen such as "DD-570" or "VC-20" in your search terms.
 

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If you contact someone on these lists, it would be very much appreciated if you would tell them where you found the information and ask them to contact NavWeaps of any future changes.  Just send an  and I'll be happy to oblige with an update.  If you cannot find the association or ship that you are looking for in these lists, then please see Other Resources below.
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In addition, Dina at Premier Reunion Services, LLC has sent me her latest list which I attach here (rtf format).

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PRS Reunions - February 2014
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How to add to or correct these Lists

Please note, this website is operated only as a part-time hobby and not as a full-time occupation.  For that reason, I necessarily depend upon Reunion Associations to contact NavWeaps about any changes needed to their listing, including details for the next reunion.  So, if you find that I do not have your next reunion listed, or that I have an error in your listing, or if you know of a Contact or a Reunion not listed here, won't you please take a minute to let me know?  Just send an  and I'll gladly do an update.  Please include the following information:

Reunion listings are maintained for three years.  This is meant as an aid to help former crewmembers find previous reunion and - hopefully - current contacts for their old ships.

If you are a current or former crewmember and don't find your association on these lists, please  and I will be happy to add you to my listings as a potential contact.  Please include your ship, rank or position and when you were aboard.  If you are not a former crewmember, then please see the Other Resources section, below.

EMAIL NOTE:  When Emailing, please do not change the Subject Line Reunion_Request that appears when you click on one of the  links on this page.  This Subject Line allows your message to get past the NavWeaps Spam filter.


Links

For one of the best collection of links to Naval-related Webpages anywhere, please visit NavWeaps Links section.


Important Note!

NavWeaps is not affiliated with any of the websites listed below.  We are not responsible for their content nor do we guarantee any products or services provided.  These links are provided solely for informational purposes.


Other Resources

If you are searching for an individual or for people who served with a relative, then you might want to try posting a message at these Off-site webpages:


Other Internet Reunion Webpages

For other USN contact and reunion listings that may not appear in my lists, try these Off-site webpages (clicking on these links will open a new webpage):


US Military Mailing Addresses

A service for finding members of the armed services (Air Force, Army, Marines and Navy).


Looking for British (Royal) Navy Contacts?


US Merchant Marine

NavWeaps does not have information on US Merchant Marine ships or sailors, but you might try this Off-site webpage:


Non-Internet Resources



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Why I do these Reunion Lists

Every once in awhile, someone asks me why I spend time doing these reunion listings for people I've never met, nor probably ever will, while paying for it out of my own pocket.  It's not something that I can put into words, but perhaps the following note that I received shortly after I started may explain why:

Mr. DiGiulian,

I am thankful that I came across your fine site.  I sincerely appreciate the prompt manner in which you came forward with this information.

It's been 50 years since I spoke with anyone who served on the NO Boat [USS New Orleans CA-32].  It's strange, but only in the last few months have I had this strong urge to do so.  Again, I sincerely thank you.

[signed]
AS
01 August 1998


This page last modified on 23 February 2014
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