After awhile we left there and went to our motel and checked in for the night at the Naughty Pine...St. Thomas/St. John Council Adopting the USS Roosevelt (DDG 80) The St. Thomas/St. John Council is...From there we went to the Bennington Fire station where they were having Las Vegas night, we watched...Little do they know they should beware of Officers bearing gifts !! RETURN TO:USS Cole The USS Cole, an Arleigh Burke-class Aegis-equipped guided missile destroyer, arrived in...Our Purpose To perpetuate the memory of our shipmates who gave their lives in the pursuit of their...Tom Ganse and Mike Ponto just sort of relaxed around the pool. waiting for Debbie and Bill Coughlin...March 6th, 2010 Saturday afternoon, 1:00 to 3:30 PM Dixieland Montery 30th Annual Festival ...USS Tulare Reunion 2012 PhotographyIt was a real nice feeling, hearing the people applaud as we rode down Main St. As we got to the...From there we headed back to the VFW, for a buffet lunch, and following that, to the American Legion...The airship USS Macon — comparable in size to the even more famous and equally doomed liner...When we had our reunion in Bennington in 1995, the Fire Department had a cook out for us. A cook out...[ Enlarge + ] December 7, Sunday, 1-4 - RMMMH Christmas Party and Pearl Harbor Day displays. Current...As we started up again, we passed the TV cameras and the commentator was talking about us and how we...The USS Minneapolis Association is no longer operational. Look soon for a new version of this...Mike Ponto usually brings a little gift for them, H U G E cigars he gets, from God Knows Where. (...Nigel Hook Races for CITGO in Venezuela Rally For the 31st running of the rally in 2004 on Aug. 28...USS Gato SSN-615 2005 Daily Event...killed in action and the four who died in the line of duty keeping the peace. USS BRAINE - DD630[ Enlarge + ] May 26, Memorial Day, 2:00 PM - Building T 316. Presentation of Certificates of...Then went out front to watch the rest of the parade, which lasted over three hours. RETURN TO:A significant event in the restoration of USS COLE (DDG 67) by Northrop Grumman's Ingalls...PLACE SETTING PRESENTATION VENUES THEMED EVENTS CORPORATE EVENTS STATIONS FOOD PRESENTATION WEDDINGSBUT   I heard from a reliable source, that 3 girls took Mike into another office, and...This ship was built with 24 tons of scrap steel from the World Trade Center . It is the fifth...Now, I don't want to be one to start rumors .........................Looks like a job well done.