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USSSVA membership, if you plan to attend our 9th USSSVA reunion in San Francisco this August, please take a few minutes and complete the hotel registration process. The instructions are laid out below and are quite easy to complete. I will be tracking the number of rooms booked and will try and add additional room at our rate if needed.

If you have any issues please feel free to contact me…

Booking Website:

The cut-off date for reservations guaranteed at the group rate is Wednesday, July 26th.

*Please note, once the contracted number of rooms at the group rate have been reserved, additional rooms may be available at a higher rate.

Look Who's Coming to San Francisco this year...

Name Arrive Depart
JAMES BRANTLEY 6-Aug-17 14-Aug-17
DAVID DYKAOFF 10-Aug-17 13-Aug-17
Raymond Pierce 9-Aug-17 13-Aug-17
Myron Carter 9-Aug-17 13-Aug-17
David Caldwell 9-Aug-17 13-Aug-17
bill vogel 8-Aug-17 13-Aug-17
ERIKA LINDBLOM 7-Aug-17 13-Aug-17
Marland Townsend 12-Aug-17 13-Aug-17
Garry Gerlach 9-Aug-17 13-Aug-17
Robert Miller 9-Aug-17 13-Aug-17
DANIEL JUSTYNSKI 9-Aug-17 13-Aug-17
William Norris 7-Aug-17 14-Aug-17
Vic Hellberg 7-Aug-17 14-Aug-17
Earl Boutell 9-Aug-17 13-Aug-17
philip buckler 10-Aug-17 13-Aug-17
Roger Kane 8-Aug-17 13-Aug-17
Mark Giraldi 8-Aug-17 15-Aug-17
David Holton 9-Aug-17 13-Aug-17
Charles Rudd 9-Aug-17 13-Aug-17
Peter Leon 9-Aug-17 13-Aug-17
CRAIG HONOUR 8-Aug-17 13-Aug-17

Somethings to note:

Room Policies - Tax is included - Fees for extra guests: 2nd guest= 0.00 Tax Policy 12.00% Hotel Room Tax Per Night. $2.00 Tourism Fee Per Night. Cancel Policy Cancel by 3pm hotel time 48hrs prior to arrival to avoid cancellation fee. Children Policy Children aged 17 years or younger will stay free of charge in their parents room. - See more at:

Bill Norris
USSSVA Reunion Coordinator
281 785-6415




USS Seattle AOE-3 Veteran’s Association is pleased to announce that the 23rd and next to last Captain has accepted the invitation to be the banquet speaker at our 9th reunion. 

Mark your calendars… August 9 – 13, 2017 and tell your friends.

Captain David C. Dykhoff will be at the San Francisco Hyatt Regency Airport.  

Captain Dykhoff served aboard 2/14/03 – 4/8/04.  

Please watch our website for all upcoming reunion information. 



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•   Harry J. Gawronski (1974)  6/25
•   James Conn (1968)  6/27
•   Robert R. Rivette, Jr. (1974)  6/28
•   Skip Parker (1969)  6/29
•   David Tancredi (2000)  6/29
•   Jim Beauchaine (1968)  7/3
•   Robert Hatfield (1988)  7/5
•   Edward Bradley Jr (1973)  7/8
•   Mike Egan (1992)  7/8
•   Tom Nutt (1972)  7/9
•   Albert Kaspar (1969)  7/12
•   TerryLee King (Polk-Rausch) (1994)  7/12
•   Nelson Gibbs (1968)  7/14
•   Lance Briggs (1975)  7/20
•   Jesse Ortiz (1978)  7/22
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•   Anthony Fulk (1989)  6/23
•   Dan Justynski (1989)  6/20
•   Nathan Durika (2001)  6/16
•   John Gambrell (1972)  6/12
•   Roland Beaudoin (1969)  6/10
•   Dale Eicker (1970)  6/9
•   Brad Rogers (1983)  6/7
•   Kelly Sailors (1989)  5/13
•   James J. Laveque (1981)  5/11
•   Tom Butler (1989)  5/2
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Who lives where - click links below to find out.

2 live in Alabama
2 live in Arizona
4 live in California
3 live in Colorado
1 lives in Connecticut
1 lives in Delaware
8 live in Florida
1 lives in Georgia
2 live in Illinois
3 live in Indiana
3 live in Iowa
3 live in Kentucky
1 lives in Maine
5 live in Maryland
9 live in Massachusetts
5 live in Michigan
3 live in Missouri
1 lives in Montana
1 lives in Nebraska
2 live in Nevada
1 lives in New Hampshire
5 live in New Jersey
2 live in New York
3 live in North Carolina
2 live in Ohio
1 lives in Oregon
7 live in Pennsylvania
1 lives in Rhode Island
2 live in South Carolina
1 lives in South Dakota
1 lives in Tennessee
7 live in Texas
8 live in Virginia
4 live in Washington
4 location unknown
63 are deceased


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