Ship Reunions

Ship Reunion information is provided to us by the various associations/groups. To find out more about an upcoming ship reunion, please contact the appropriate contact for each reunion. If you have a reunion you would like to list - please email us or mail to: Ship Reunions, USNA Alumni Association, 247 King George Street, Annapolis, MD 21402.

USS Lloyd Thomas (DD/DDE-764) - 14-17 March 2018

Contact: Scott Sheffer, P.O. Box 37, Lamartine, PA 16375; by email or cell ph. 412-951-0588. Visit for additional information.

USS Carpenter (DD-825) - 19-23 April 2018

Location: Ramada Inn, San Diego, CA. Contact: Jimmie Kennedy; by email or ph. 714-776-4019.

USS Keppler (DD-765) - 20 May 2018

2018 Reunion - Cruise to Bermuda May 20, 2018 - 7-Night Cruise - Norwegian Escape - Sails from New York, NY. Contact Steve Mooney by email or ph.732-284-0134.

USS Taylor (DD/DDE-468) - 7-11 August 2018

Location: Colorado Springs, CO. Contact: James G. O'Neill, 14200 Hollows Drive, Montpelier, VA 23192; by email or ph. 804-212-8911.

USS John R. Craig (DD-885) - 5-9 September 2018

The USS John R. Craig DD885 Reunion Association announces the 28th Reunion. Location: Bloomington, MN. Contact: Jerry Chwalek, 9307 Louisiana Street, Livonia, MI 48150; by email or ph. 734-525-1469. Website:

USS Hornet (CV-8, CV, CVA, CVS-12) - 19-23 September 2018

USS Hornet (CV-8, CV, CVA, CVS-12) 70th Reunion. All Ship's Officers, Air Groups, Crew, Marines and Families Welcomed. Families are invited to take a more active role in running of the Association. Location: Mobile, AL. *Hotel: Mobile Marriott, 3101 Airport Blvd., Mobile, AL, 36606, ph. 251-476-6400. Contact: Sandy Burket, Secretary, PO Box 108, Roaring Spring, PA 16673-9817; ph: 814-224-5063, cell: 814-312-4976 or email. Web Site:; USS Hornet Museum: *Must be a member to receive the room block rate. ID #123.


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