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8th AF 490th BG - Eye, England (1943-45)
8th AF 490th BG - Eye, England (1943-45)
May 28-29, 2016, Eye, England
May 29th, Dedication of Memorial at the old 490th Bomb Group airfield
May 30th, Memorial Service at the American Cemetery, Madingley
Eric Swain, unit historian, Eric.490thBG@btinternet.com
91st Strategic Reconnaissance Wing (McGuire (1948-49), Yokota (1950-54), Barksdale (1950-51), Lockbourne (1951-57)
Includes members of 91PRS, 91SRS, 322SRS, 323SRS, 324SRS, 91ARS, FMS, AEMS, RTS, PMS, Sup Sq, Med Gp, AP Sq, Com Sq, HQ, 16PRS, 31SRS, 6091SRS, 91st Bomb Wing (1963-1968), 91st Space/Missile Wing (1968-Active), 91IS (Fort Meade 1993-2005), 91NWS (Lackland 2007-Active), et al. Also invited are members of the 91st Bomb Group (WWII) and Lockbourne AFB Reunion Group. Jim Bard, 3424 Nottingham Road, Westminster MD, 21157, 410-549-1094; JimBardJr@comcast.net; www.91stsrwa.com
317th Troop Carrier Wing Veterans Reunion, (all eras), open to all veterans who served in or under the 317th
Jim Timmons, 758 221st St., Pasadena MD, 21122; 410-255-2735; www.usaf317thvet.org; firstname.lastname@example.org
384th Air Refueling Squadron Reunion
Oct 23-25, 2015, Wichita, KS.
Cheryl Schemanski, 384th ARS Secretary, email@example.com; 316-759-4150
A-37 Dragonfly Reunion
Aug 13-16, 2015, Nashville TN
The Association is for anyone who flew, worked on, worked with, was saved by, or just has a high admiration for the great little A-37 'Dragonfly' fighter.
Vic Grahn, President, 850-835-4495, Jerry Sailors, Secretary, 34/279-1317 or email Ollie Maier, newsletter editor and contact person, at Omaier@TxState.edu at your earliest convenience. A letter on the history of the association plus the latest newsletter will be sent to you.
Air Force Public Affairs Alumni Association (AFPAA) 22nd Annual Meeting
for retired and active military and civilian members of the public affairs, broadcasting, band, and multimedia fields.
John Terino, 703-239-2704; firstname.lastname@example.org; www.afpaaa.org
RAF Welford Reunion
Tina Speer, cell 707-484-2813; home 707-823-5980; email@example.com
Sampson AFB (3650th Military Training Wing, Geneva, NY)
All basic training students and permanent party
26th annual reunion -- Oct 15-18, 2015, Totowa, NJ
Walt Steesy, PO Box 299, Interlaken, NY 14847
USAF Radar Station Veterans Worldwide
Jun 28- July 3, 2015, Crowne Plaza, Dayton, OH
Lowell Woodworth, firstname.lastname@example.org
WaADS/33rd Air Division/20th Air Division/Fort Lee Air Force Station Reunion
Sep 18- 20, 2015, Colonial Heights, VA
Robert L. S. Dilworth, 804-861-1203; email@example.com
1st Battalion 158th FA, Oklahoma Army National Guard's unit, stationed in Iraq as part of a Security Force (SECFOR) mission, between Dec 2005 & Dec 2006.
Labor Day Weekend, Sep 4-7, 2015
Bricktown Oklahoma City; Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, TX Help fund their reunion: gas money, airfare, lodging, t-shirts, food, drink, and a charter bus to and from the stadium. http://www.gofundme.com/158reunion
11th Airborne/ Air Assault Division, The Mid-Atlantic Chapter and those former members of the 187th RCT annual Los Banos meeting
Artie Heape, President, (843)-846-4693; firstname.lastname@example.org
or Herb Shapiro (410)-827-6410; email@example.com
The 134th Assault Helicopter Company
Open to anyone that was in the 134th AHC or Detachments Companies regardless of rank. Family and their friends are also welcome.
Jun 24-27, 2015, Boise ID
Kirk & Marilyn Muth, 208-297-7730,
or Dick & Jo Sheehan, 208-891-4315; http://www.134thahcid.weebly.com; http://www.134thahc.com
4/503rd Airborne Battalion (173rd Airborne Bde) Reunion
Summer 2016, Ft Benning GA/ Columbus GA
Peyton Ligon, 205-746-5586; firstname.lastname@example.org
516th Engineer Company (Bridge) - Hanau, Germany
Anyone who ever served in this unit Welcome.
Oct 12 - 15, 2015, Branson MO
Gene Ogletree, 243 Overstreet Rd, Swainsboro GA, 30401; 478-237-7159; email@example.com
57th Assault Helicopter Company, 12th Biennial Reunion
Aug 28-30, 2015, Cliffs Resort, Possum Kingdom Lake TX
Detailed Reunion information go to www.57thahc.com and click on Reunion Tab in upper right hand corner.
Jim McKenzie; 817-821-4070
Big Red One Rangers and LRRPs (f52&i75)
The 1st Div Inf's Rangers and LRRPs
Jun 17-20, 2015, Nuggets Casino, Sparks, NV (which is next to RENO). For hotel reservations call 800-843-2427 and contact POC: Dave Hill at 775-315-5695 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
US Army Vietnam - 33rd annual reunion
Dusters, Quads, Searchlights, Vulcans and Hawks Reunion
Operation: Colorado Rocky Mountain High
Jun 10-14, 2015, Colorado Springs CO
Bruce Geiger (914)576-1050, email@example.com
or Paul Kopsick (202)262-9560, NDQSA@cox.net http://www.ndqsa.com
Vietnam Guntrucks and all Trans Units (The Gathering)
Aug 18-23, 2015, Best Western Plus Reservations # 423-893-7979, Chattanooga TN
Tell them you are with the Vietnam Gathering Group.
RESERVATION DEADLINE: July 10, 2015
John Dodd, firstname.lastname@example.org; www.vietnam-guntrucks.com
Destroyer Leader Association, DL-1, DL-2/DDG-35, DL-3/DDG-36, DL-4,DL-5
Aug 30- Sep 4, 2015, San Diego CA
Mike Bugara, 36 Wild Cherry Ln, Little Compton, RI, 02837-1743.
U.S. NAVAL TRAINING CENTER BAINBRIDGE ASSOCIATION 17th REUNION
Oct 1-4, 2015, Erlanger, KY (near Cincinnati Airport).
For all men and women that served at NTC Bainbridge (Maryland) at any time between 1942 - 1976.
Walter Alexander, 2311 Idavere Rd SW, Roanoke, VA 24015-3903; USSNorfolkDL1@cox.net; www.usntcb.org
USS Abnaki ATF 96
Sep 16-20, 2015, Sheraton Louisville Riverside Hotel, Jeffersonville IN
Debbie Pennington Setser, 937-243-5368; email@example.com
USS Cogswell DD-651 Association
Jun 3-5, 2016, Hernon VA (Fairfax County)
George Overman, PO Box 6098, Oceanside CA, 92052-6098
USS/USCG Edisto AG89/AGB2/WAGB-284
ALL NAVY AND COAST GUARD ICEBREAKERS are invited
Glenn Smith, PO Box 747, Mimi FL, 32754; 321-269-5637; firstname.lastname@example.org
USS Enoree AO
All shipmates, spouses and their family members are invited and welcomed to attend!
Sep 30- Oct 4, 2015, Lisle IL (just outside of Chicago)
Pre-registration is required to receive the event room rate, and to participate in planned tours, etc.
Gaye Cline-Schooler, 336-751-2777
USS Enterprise CVA(N)65 50 Year Reunion
Looking for members that served with me on board the USS Enterprise CVA(N)65 between the years of 1964 thru 1967 in the communications division (radio men).
Bob Couture; 508-864-9273; email@example.com
USS Eugene A Greene (DD/DDR-711) Reunion
Sep 14-17, 2015, The Millenium Hotel, Buffalo NY
Jack Plasterer, 855 Lovers Lane, Lebanon PA 17046
USS Francis Hammond (DE/FF-1067) Tim Williams, 191 W Log Bridge Rd, Coventry RI 02816; 401-397-8555; email; www.ussfrancishammond.com.
USS Gunason (DE-795) Walter Hall, 363 Harris Ln, Freeman, VA, 23856.
USS Hollister DD-788 Reunion Association
Sep 22-Sep 27, 2015, Walnut Creek OH
Wallhouse Hotel, 1-800-824-2013 – Ask for Hollister reservation block
Casey or Chris Orr, 3132 Carlissle Circle, Marion IA, 52302; 319-431-1581; firstname.lastname@example.org; usshollister.org
USS Hornet (CV-8, CV, CVA, CVS-12) - 67th Reunion,
Sep 9-13, 2015, Lexington, KY
Carl & Sandy Burket, Secretary,
PO Box 108, Roaring Spring, PA 16673-9817, 814-224-5063; email@example.com, www.usshornetassn.com/
USS Houston CL 81 Association 38th Annual Reunion
All shipmates and their families are welcome
Donna Rogers, 3949 Little John Drive, York PA, 17408, 717-792-9113; firstname.lastname@example.org
USS Houston CL 81 Association 39th Annual Reunion
Aug 8-23, 2015, Green Bay WI
Shipmates, families and friends are welcome.
Barbara Hillebrand, 608-424-6095; Bhillebrand@charter.net
Annual USS Hughes DD410 (WWII )
Apr 29- May 2, 2015, Nashville, TN
These reunions have become a family affair with many generations attending.
Markey DuBose, 281-924-1352 or Cindy Ferrin at email@example.com
USS Huse (DE-145) reunion:
Dave Perlstein, 7814 La Mirada Drive, Boca Raton FL, 33433; 561-368-7167 (res); 561-703-4772 (cell); firstname.lastname@example.org
USS Inchon LPH/MCS-12
David F. Fix, Reunion Planner, 131 Waypoint Drive, Lancaster PA 17603-5676; 717-203-4152; email@example.com
USS John S McCain, DL-3/DDG-36
Aug 30- Sep 4, 2015, San Diego CA
Peter Peterson, 321-952-2066; peteusna@AOL.com USS Jonas Ingram (DD-938)
Pete Ventola, 28 Circle Dr, Rockaway NJ 07866.
USS Keppler DD/DDE 765
7-night cruise to Alaska aboard Royal Caribbean's Jewel of the Seas
The ship will sail from Seattle, Washington on Sep 4, 2015
For Cruise Reservations, contact Ginny Newell, 800-910-9332, Ginny.Newell@AvoyaTravel.com
The "Berlin Brats," the Alumni Association for all military/& other dependents who attended Berlin
American High School in Berlin, Germany from 1946 to 1994 will participate inthe "25th Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall."
Jeri (Polansky) Glass, BerlinBrats@gmail.com;www.BerlinBrats.org
1/7 cav 1st cav Division 'Desert Storm Veterans.' Date to be announced, Branson West MO Tom Gdovin, 417-338-2141; email
Graduating 3rd Battalion Platoon 3327 Paris Island Mid 1970's. Just searching for anyone who was in that platoon. DI's were SSgt Dunton, Sgt Lamantia, Sgt Frush, SSgt Rivera. Contact: Gino Raymond, Bogiesonyour6@aol.com.
3D Target Acquistion Btn, 25th Artillery-B-BTRY. 1964-65, Ft. Chaffee AR, Ft. Sill OK. Charles J. Bukovec, 10079 Quarry Rd, Amherst OH 44001-2943, 440-986-8687.
7th Div., 31st Field Art. B. Battery No 3 Gun, 1950-51. Leroy L. Shook, 3818 Briery Rd. Keysville VA 23947; 804-736-9088.
10th Div Support Groups. Ray Martineau, 387 Boynton St, Bedford NH 03110; 603-622-6243; email
52D Fighter Wing (air force), Mitchell Field NY, McGuire AFB NJ or Suffolk AFB NY for a possible reunion. Lew Crispell, email
86th Airlift Wing. Public Affairs office is in search of stories, photos and comments about memorable experiences from former military/family members, Host Nation employees, DoD civilians and NATO employees who have were assigned to RAB between 1952 and 2001. or mail your information to 86th AW/PA, Unit 3200, Box 330 APO AE 09094 or call (49) 06371-47-9197; email
105th Airlift Wing.
The Association is attempting to locate former members of the New York Air National Guard's 105th Airlift Wing and its predecessor units (including the 105th Fighter Group, 105th Airlift Group, 105th Tactical Air Support Group, 137th Fighter Squadron, 137th Airlift Squadron). Chief Master Sergeant Richard F. Saddlemire, USAF, Retired, or Col. John E. Perez, USAF, Retired, One Militia Way, Newburgh NY 12550-4053.
665th Ordinance Ammunition Company, redesignated as 665th Ordinance Aviation Company, redesignated as 665th Aviation Fighter Company. Looking for any information relating to the above United States Army military units. Robert D Peterson, 1215 Moss Ln, River Ridge LA 70123-2743; email
AF Cadets Class April 1944 (44D) and former P-38 P-39 P-40 Pilots Sam Felser, 806 Rigel Lane, Foster City CA 94404; 650-573-9261; email
Looking for U.S. Air Force, C-7a Caribou units. officers and enlisted between 1966 and 1972, state side and Vietnam. Bil, 330-878-7451; email; www.c-7acaribou.com.
306th Airdrome Squadron, 64th Service Group, 5th Army Air Corps, WWII, South Pacific Theatre, where are you? I am looking for members who served with my dad, Carl Westbrook, on Noemfoor Island, New Guinea, in 1944. Family members of these veterans also welcome to respond. I am looking for information about a picture that I have of my dad holding a rifle in a jungle setting with other men in the background and any other info about the Squadron. Please contact me via email Norm Westbrook.
B29A Tail # 44-86343 'Wolf Pack'
Looking for anyone that may have info on B29A Tail # 44-86343 'Wolf Pack' or knew any of the crew members (there were 2 B-29s with that name) this one was shot down 13 Sep 52, over Suiho Hydro Plant. 307th Bmb Wing/371st Bomb Sq-One survivor, A1C Fred Parker Jr., POW, released in Big Switch. In 1954 crew status changed from MIA to KIA. One of the crew members, Jimmie Rowland Hobday, AF#17329984, tail gunner, was my father. If you remember anything about this incident or have any referrals or info. Please contact Dane Hays at 928-284-2708 or email
B-29 Flight Crew & names.Click on images for a larger view.
Headquarters Company, US Army Garrison Toul Post (1960-1962). David R. Davies, 1205 Dunn St #4, Portage WI 53901; 608-742-4682.
USS Kirkpatrick DER-318. Seeking former crew members of this North Atlantic Radar Picket ship for 1st reunion. George Kingston, 1611 Woodbridge Circle East, Foley AL 36535-2267, 334-943-7823.
Looking for shipmates of the USS Neshoba APA-216 for newsletter and reunion. Ray Allen, 10705 N Fairview Rd, Spokane WA 99207.
NTS 1936 Graduating Class. Seeking Graduates. Jackie Riley, 6081 Chad Dr, Newcastle CA 95658, 916-663-2933, email
Looking for Marines who served at the Marine Barracks in Rota, Spain from 1963-1966. Remember the good old days in Spain? Remember the Mickey Mouse Express? Remember our liberty calls to Santa Maria, Jerez de la Frontera, Cadiz and Sevilla? Remember the beautiful señoritas of Andalusia? Remember the Bull Fights? Remember our favorite Rota hangouts? Remember when Chesty Puller visited the Marine Barracks? Remember the trip to France to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Normandy Landing? Remember the trip to Guadalcanal, Spain? Remember the yearly Marine Corps Ball? Remember the great Guard Duty days? Remember the Few Good Men of the 1st and 2nd Platoons? Join us for our 1st Rota Marines Reunion to be held Sep 26-30, in San Diego, California! For complete details contact Mike Foley; email or Jack Malone; 858 735-8540; email
USN Boat Pooll 11.
I am seeking former shipmates who served on the island of Bougainville, 1943-44, USN Boat Pooll 11, Advance Base 7. Clyde R Meyers, Jr, 337 Janmar St, Denham Springs LA 70726; 225-664-4786; firstname.lastname@example.org.
USS Louisville CA-28, 1943-1947 Seeking crew members for reunion.
Jack Bland C/O S. Friies, 559-271-8506; email@example.com.
VP-45 Association seeking ex-PELICANS. C. B. Caldwell, 1061 Arnold Way, Alpine CA 91901-2721; email
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