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

ATTACK  AIRCRAFT  CARRIER  1945-1977

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CLICK HERE TO READ 2022 SUMMER NEWSLETTER

2023 Reunion Hotel is La Quinta  San Antonio, TX   Phone 210-228-9816  April 12-15 (be sure to ask for the FDR rate)

Click "Reunion Photos" tab above to view photos from the Portland Reunion.  Many other photos are available on the USS FDR Group Facebook Page

Shipmate needs your help CLICK HERE

Interested in a video of your Med Cruise?  All the details available HERE

Two Bell Ceremony at the newly restored FDR Memorial at Naval Station Mayport July 29, 2021.  CLICK HERE TO VIEW

Len Gaffga explains how to fly military space vailable Click Here to read or Here to watch   

All of the FDR's Flag Officiers are now listed on FDR Stats and History tab at the top.

Credit card scams discovered by George Thumudo READ  (please note when you click on read it will download the story; click the downloaded file to read)

Paul Ghysels has share a video of a final tribute to Rosie which he found on vimeo.com Check it out HERE

                              47 year old note discovered in bottle          anyone know Bob Klein   ?                      Read the Note

Bob served in VA-215 in 1970; does anyone rember him?

Two new "tabs" at the top of the page.  "The Legal Stuff" which has Minutes, By-Laws, and Treasurer's Reports. "Computer Corner" has useful information many may find helpful.  I've also rearranged the Reunion Photos by year which makes them easier to navigate.

Two of our shipmates have been kind enough to share stories of their adventures while aboard Rosie.

Len Gaffga's Stories are HERE and Skip Moyer has sent us a story HERE

WELCOME ABOARD TO OUR NEWEST MEMBERS

 Robert Outwin (Wife Chris) V-4 Div. 1960-1964 Muskegon, MI
Bill Whisenant VF-11 1961/1963 Joppa, AL
Jim Thibodeaux (Wife Shelia) Supply 1968-72 Carencro, LA
Frank Dango R Div. 1973-1975 Wilmington, MA
Royce Bryan (Wife Donna) V-3 Div. 1975-77 NY
Dennis Hicks (Wife Gayle) R Div. 1972-76 Berea, OH
Joe Saindon (Wife Lila) Nav 1968-70 Buxton, ME
Vincent Cirillo (Wife Maryann) R Div. 1964-69 NY
Douglas Scott (Wife Dianna) B Div. 1974-1977 Newbern, NC
Lyle Nevins (Wife Brandi B Div 1975-1977 Adel, IA
John Petta (Wife Joan) 2nd Div. 1975-1977 Holyoke, MA
Bob Rooney (Wife Mary) CS Div 1962-64 Myrtle Beach, SC
Frederick Heim V-2 Cats 1970-1972 Dayton, MN
Robert Morgan (Wife Karen) AIMD Weapons Castle Hayne, NC
Ron Walls (Wife Ruth) OI Div. 1964-64 Forest Hill, MD
Reynaldo Barbo (Wife Sandy) R-Div. 1973-75 Rio Ranco, NM
John Maun V3/OI/OC Divs. 1959-1961 Bridgeton, NJ