The McCaffery Shipmates Association Reunions
During The 2010s Decade

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18th Reunion - 2018
Charleston, South Carolina

Activities
Reunion headquarters - Crowne Plaza Charleston Airport Hotel
* Patroit's Point Naval & Maritime Museum tour
* Fort Sumpter tour
* Oldies Dance with Halloween Costume Theme
* Historic Charleston Motor Coach tour & City Market shopping
* Spritline Dinner Cruise of Charleston Harbor
* Banquet with guest speaker

* Reunion Coordinator - George Cromie & Ron Trippett
* All Hands Business meeting
- committee chairmen announced & elected
Doug Hackett, President
 Jim Bell, Newsletter Editor
Ron Trippett, Treasurer
Don Turk, Historian
 Jerry Rose, Web Master

Group Photo

Men's Group Photo

Women's Group Photo

Photos from Patriots Point Tour

Photos from Fort Sumpter


17th Reunion - 2016
Chattanooga, Tennessee

Activities
Reunion headquarters - Chattanooga Choo Choo Hotel, Chattanooga
* bus tour of Chattanooga National Cemetery
* tour of Chickamauga Battlefield in Georgia
* visit and lunch at the 6th Army Calvary Museum, Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia
* tour of Lookout Mountain and Point Park Battlefields
* cruise with buffet lunch on the Southern Belle Fall Leaf Cruise of the Tennessee River Gorge
* Banquet with guest speaker

* Reunion Coordinator - George Cromie
* All Hands Business meeting
- committee chairmen announced & elected
Doug Hackett, President
 Richard Kuroskwi, Vice-President, Secretary, Newsletter Editor
Ron Trippett, Treasurer
Don Turk, Historian
 Jerry Rose, Web Master

Men's Group Photo

Women's Group Photo

Photos from Reunion Activities

Reunion Group Photos

Business Meeting & Banquet Photos


16th Reunion - 2014
Mystic, Connecticut

Activities
Reunion headquarters - the Quality Inn, Mystic
* bus tour of Coast Guard Academy, New London
* visit to Submarine Memorial, Groton
* visit to Griswold battlefield, Groton
* visit to Naval Museum, Fall River, Mass.
* lunch in Wardroom, USS Massachusetts
* Banquet & Entertainment featuring Dan & Mary Clark

* All Hands Business meeting
- committee chairmen announced & elected
Doug Hackett, President
 Joe Bosko, Vice-President
Ron Trippett, Treasurer/Secretary
Richard Kuroskwi, Newsletter Editor
Don Turk, Historian
 Jerry Rose, Web Master

Men's Group Photo

Women's Group Photo


15th Reunion - 2012
Jacksonville, Florida

Activities
Reunion headquarters - the Embassey Suites
* tour of Mayport Naval Station including:
- the Chief's Club
            - lunch in the former Officer's Club
      - shopping at the Base Exchange
* bus tour   of   St. Augustine, Florida
* visit to the Jacksonville Veteran's Wall
* dinner cruise on the St. John's River
* Banquet/Dance/Entertainment featuring Dan Clark

* All Hands Business meeting
- committee chairmen announced & elected
Doug Hackett, President
 Joe Bosko, Vice-President
Ron Trippett, Secretary/Treasurer
Nick Donatiello, Newsletter Editor
Don Turk, Historian
 Jerry Rose, Web Master

Group Photo

Photos


14th Reunion - 2010
Wakefield, Massachusetts

Activities
Reunion headquarters - Sheraton Colonial Hotel
* bus tour of USS Constitution
* visit to Witch City of Salem & Pickering Warf
* visit to Gloucester, America's oldest seaport
* Wreath-laying ceremony at the Fisherman's Memorial
* in memory of departed shipmates
* followed by a cruise of Gloucester Harbor
* Lobster Bake at Gloucester House
* tour of Salem on the Salem Trolley
* Banquet & Entertainment featuring Dan Clark

* All Hands Business meeting
- a new organization adopted for the Association
Doug Hackett, President
 Don Hake, Vice-President
Ron Trippett, Treasurer
Nick Donatiello/ Secretary & Newsletter Editor
Jerry Rose, Web Master

Men's Group Photo

Women's Group Photo