WELCOME  ABOARD

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

ATTACK  AIRCRAFT  CARRIER  1945-1977

   Latest News

Read the 2021 Fall Newsletter CLICK HERE

Thanks to all who attended the reunion and made it a great one!  Photos 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

Richard Cilley (Wife Anne) V-3 Div. 1972-75 Belmont, ME
Raymond Tralie (Wife Irene) X-Div/Print Shop 1968-71 Bellmawr, NJ
James Adair (Wife Judy) OI Div. 1974-77 Traverse City, MI
Frank Zmuda (Wife Bernadine) X-Div. 1969-1971 Mokena, IL
Richard Rutkowski CR_Div. 1956-1958 Kay Largo, FL
William Ellis (Wife Sue) E Div. 1975-1977 Gloulester, MA
John Miles (Wife Karen) OE Div. 1965-1966 Grove City, OH
James Sessions Marine Det. 1966-1068 Jamaica, NY
Frank Bourrie (Wife Kappy) Med. 1975-76 Middleburg, FL
Gary Weber VA-15 1963-1964 Cashton, WI
Don Chandler (Wife Kristen) S-3 Div. 1969-1971 Milford, OH
Darrell Peveto (Wife Judy) CR Div. 1966-1967 Jacksonville, FL
James Smith (Wife Rosemary) W-Div. 1971-1973 Pineville, LA
Kenneth Reager (Wife Suzan) CR Div. 1066-1968 Canton, GA