WELCOME  ABOARD

 THIS  IS  THE  HOMEPAGE  WEBSITE  OF   USS  FDR  CV 42 REUNION,  INC.

ATTACK  AIRCRAFT  CARRIER  1945-1977

A Shipmate Looks Back

(Part 2 of Len Gaffga's Story Has Been Added) 

Parts 1 & 2 Available Here

                                                                

 I need your help.  I have updated the Reunion Photos so they are grouped by year but have some that I don't know what year they took place.  I also welcome additional reunion photos which I will be happy to incoroporate onto the site.  Please respond to Webmaster

 As most of you now know the 2018 reunion will be held in New Orleans May 16th-20th at the CROWNE PLAZA NEW ORLEANS—AIRPORT
2829 Williams Blvd., Kenner, LA 70062 Click here for hotel details and to book online  Specific reunion related info appears in the links below:

POD...Daily Events       TOURS     BANQUET MENU 

MEMBERSHIP INFO                    REUNION SIGN-UP SHEET

  READ THE 2018 REUNION SPECIAL EDITION   

      READ THE 2018 SPRING NEWSLETTER 

WELCOME ABOARD TO OUR NEWEST MEMBERS

 Jim Plotz (Wife Linda) B-Div 67-68 Avon, OH
Charles Craig CR-Div 63-64 Sangerville, ME
Wayne Thompson AMID 71-72 Gold Hill, NC
Ernest Burgher (Wife Linda) 2nd Div 69-72 New York State
Mike Lanzano (Wife Dee) OE Div 63-66 Milford, DE
David Brooker B-Div 66-68 Hopkins, MI
Reese Booth (Wife Becky) R Div 76 Decom Lynchburg, Virginia
Douglas Sturtz (Wife Shirleen) OI Div 63-67 Decorah, Iowa
Walter Blusewitcz (Wife Jean) OI Div 64-68 Bath, New York

CLICK HERE If your looking for a shipboard buddy or to sign the FDR Guest Book so others can find you.      

Ship's Store is now open with a special offer on New Orleans T-Shirt

Our Officers:

President:  Bob Siefker Bio                        Vice Presiden: Bill Solt Bio  

Secretary:  Brian Ryan Bio                         Treasurer: Vacant

If you encounter any website problems, have suggestions, or photos to share please contact Webmaster or click the Contact Us tab at top of page to direct a question to a specific officer.

     

Thanks to all who attended the FL Mini-Reunion Feb. 24th.  A good time was had by all.  See The Photos (Thanks to Pete Bryson)                      to view the photos from the PA Mini-reunion.

G.J. Thumudo has brought an important scam to our attention.  This originally was broadcast on NBC Nightly News.  Click link to the right.