22 January 2019
The Newport Dealeys reunion committee
met by conference call and began discussions and planning for the September reunion. Don Shields (USS Lester) will host the
reunion as Chairman, assisted by Mark Priest and Charles Lawing also of the USS Lester.
The committee's next meeting
will take place in April where reunion details will be further refined in cooperation with our reunion coordinator Gathering
Plus of Branson MO.
We anticipate that the reunion notices will go out to all shipmates on our mailing list in early
June. If you are interested in attending and haven't been contacted by email by July contact Marc Arsenault at Marcfirstname.lastname@example.org or Tel 508 248 5072
October 15, 2018
Our Newport Dealeys 2019 annual reunion
location is now set. It will be the Holiday Inn and Conference Center. Virginia Beach, VA.
We will not have the final details on a total package price from our reunion
coordinator Gatherings Plus,
until sometime in the 1st quarter of next year, after we decide on tours, food and
are anticipating the pricing range will be close
to or possibly slightl;y more than the 2018 rates,
Holiday Inn and Conference Center
Greenwhich Rd. Virginia Beach VA
Update 12 Sept 2018
Our 2019 reunion will be held in the Norfolk VA area
sometime in early Sept.
We are hopeful that Admiral Hoffmann will be able to visit us from his home in
98 Oxbow Rd.
Charlton MA 01507
Tel. 508 248 5072