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11-13 Renewal cards soon going postal
11-07 Sign Up for our 25th Annual Reunion!
10-04 That Ragged Old Flag
10-01 High-speed Hair-pin Turn!
09-19 Hey!  We made the newspaper!
09-20 Coach Teaches Athletes National Anthem
09-13 A Reminder of What We Have
08-10 Drone Wipes Out ISIS Convoy
08-03 Special Delivery for Veterans
07-31 Rich and NASA-- Mercury Project
07-25 Red Shirt Fridays
07-24 New Navy Weapon
07-10 Vietnam Wall Name Readers Sought
07-06 Pranks: Some Old, Some New
07-05 Sailors Prior to the 90's
06-19 Online Military Exchange Shopping Coming
06-09 US Navy Capstone Strategies & Concepts
Newsletter Archive
20 Years Ago Nov 1997

Veteran Information

from CVSO Chuck Weber
10-11 2018 COLA Hike
09-03 Tricare Changes Update
08-15 Benefits Info on Facebook Session
06-21 VA Doctor Visits... Easier and Quicker
06-07 Service-connected disability compensation
05-11 Protect your family with VA Insurance
04-05 Determine Eligibility for VA Cemetery
01-06 Legislation to Benefit Blue Water Navy
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Personnel Changes
11-20 Ghilardi, Lawrence   SHSN Reported Aboard
11-20 Scicchitano, Robt L   EMFN Reported Aboard
11-20 Pulver, Robert L   BT3 Reported Aboard
11-20 Campanella, Peter   YNSN Reported Aboard
11-09 Ozvart, Frankie  BT1 Passed Away
11-06 Kauzlarich, Francis   DK2 Reported Aboard
11-06 Haase, Terry D   MM2 Passed Away
11-06 Post, Phillip   GMG3 Reported Aboard
11-06 Reyenga, John   RD2 Reported Aboard
11-06 Sumampow, Richard  CSSN Reported Aboard
10-31 Petts, Norman  RD2 Passed Away
10-16 Snickars, Roger  SN Reported Aboard
10-16 Stivision, Kenneth   FN Reported Aboard
10-16 Rahn, Christian   BT3 Reported Aboard
10-16 Groppenbecker, Terry  FA Reported Aboard
10-16 Whitacre, Daniel   SN Reported Aboard
10-16 Wright, E David   BTFN Reported Aboard
10-12 Seabaugh, Ralph   SN Reported Aboard
10-12 Ulrich, Lawrence   FN Passed Away
10-12 Wuebbels, Stanley   MM3 Reported Aboard
10-12 Fleming,, Brian   MMFA Passed Away
10-05 McDonald, Edwin   EM3 Reported Aboard
10-05 Michalak, John   MM2 Reported Aboard
10-05 Marshall, Robert   Passed Away
10-03 Partaka,  William J   BT3 Reported Aboard

More Changes..>

   (Indicates Plank Owner)  
Condolences to the family of Frankie Qzvart, BT1 (1959-65) who was also a familiar face at annual reunions. (Obituary)

Receiving Treatment/On The Mend
(Thoughts and Prayers [TaP] Welcomed)
TaP for Jerry Tardif (USS Charles R Ware DD865) for treatment and recovery.

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