Ship Reunions

COVID-19 NOTE: Please check in with each reunion group/ coordinator to find out status of the event.

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.

Another resource for finding Ship reunions can be found here.

USS Taylor (DD/DDE-468) - 27-31 August 2020

Calling all former ships company, officers and marine detachment of the USS Taylor who served aboard. USS Taylor Reunion,  Location: Hershey-Harrisburg, PA. Contact: CDR James O'Neill, USNR (Ret.), 14200 Hollows Drive, Montpelier, VA 23192; by email or ph. 804-212-8911.

USS Denebola (AF-56) - 12-14 September 2020

The USS Denebola AF-56 Reunion is being planned now for Norfolk, VA. The planning committee encourages shipmates of the Denebola to email John Train for more information. You are encouraged to join the USS Denebola Facebook page for more information.

USS Yellowstone (AD 27) - 21-23 September 2020

The USS Yellowstone AD 27 Reunion is being planned now for Brandson, MO. Location: Westgate Branson Woods Resort. For reunion packet, contact: Karen Bowen, Secretary/Treasurer, 30 Briar Drive, Rochester, NH 03867; by email or ph: 603-948-2821. Deadline: 10 August 2020.

USS Holder (DD/DDE 819 and DE 401) - 23-27 September 2020

USS Holder 41st Annual Reunion. Looking for all former USS Holder shipmates. Location: Warwick, CT; contact: James de Barrios, 120 Ross Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-2636; by ph: 831-458-9062; by email; visit the USS Holder website.

USS Ranger (CVA/CV-61) - 30 September-3 October 2020

Calling for all former crew members, squadrons, Marine Detachment or T.A.D.'s). Location: Norfolk, VA. Contact Frank Thoms at 975-595-6924 or Kevin Auriemma 973-625-3893 or Tom Ballinger at 210-403-3302.

USS Canberra (CA-70; CAG-2) - 30 September-4 October 2020

National Reunion: calling for all former ships company, officers and marine detachment of the USS Canberra who served aboard from 1943 to 1971. Location: Pittsburgh, PA. Contact the USS Canberra Reunion Association c/o Ken Minick, 2115 Pride Avenue, Belpre, OH 45714; by email or ph: 740-423-8976 or visit the USS Canberra website.

USS Anchorage (LSD-36) - 9-11 October 2020

All years, all rates. Location: San Diego, CA. Contact: Michael McGrath, P.O. Box 191013, San Diego, CA 92159-1013; by email or ph: 619-750-6390. For full details and information:

USS Arleigh Burke (DDG-51) - 12-15 February 2021

USS Arleigh Burke (DDG 51) 30 Year Reunion and Celebration of Service. Location: Norfolk VA. Details: or