September 4, 2008 in Voices




Cataldo Reunion Potluck – Open to all current and former residents of Cataldo, Idaho; Sept. 14, at Mission Inn, 36179 E. Canyon Road, Cataldo, begins at 12:30 p.m. Participants should bring a potluck dish, dinnerware, lawn chairs, and pictures and memorabilia of the Cataldo area. No contact info given.

Pacific Southwest Airlines Reunions – 20th Year Reunion: Sept. 26, 7 p.m., Bali Hai on Shelter Island, San Diego. Enjoy hors d’oeuvres and music; cost is $27 per person. Call Ted Fritzges at (619) 463-7849 to reserve a spot and for more information. 27th Annual Reunion: Sept. 27, 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m., at the San Diego Aerospace Museum in Balboa Park, San Diego. Cost is $8 per person, registration at the front door – includes admission to the entire Museum’s facilities. Those wishing to participate in the potluck at 12:30 p.m. should bring a dish to share, water and soft drinks will be provided. Tables will be available for those wishing to display or sell PSA Memorabilia – a percentage of the profit will be donated to the PSA Reunion Fund. Volunteers needed for setup and cleanup at the Museum. Contact Patty Miller at (760) 782-9070 or Bueck Hewitt at (619) 234-1240, e-mail, or visit for more information or to volunteer to help.


Coeur d’Alene High School Class of 1948 – Friday; contact Pallie Schlepp at (208) 772-5477 or (208) 772-0921 for more information.

Worley All-Class Reunion – Sept. 26, at the Coeur d’Alene Casino, 37914 S. Highway 95, Worley, Idaho. Registration/social hour is 5-6:30 p.m., buffet dinner is at 6:30 p.m. Cost is $30. Register by Sept. 1. Call (208) 686-7091 or e-mail to register and for more information.


560th Air Force Band Reunion – All-band, all-year reunion for the Air National Guard Band of the Northwest; Friday, no-host reception at Longhorn Barbecue, 7611 W. Sunset Highway 2, Airway Heights, 6 p.m.; Saturday, free lunch and a rehearsal/tour at the Band Center at Fairchild Air Force Base for all who will perform in the free evening concert at 7 p.m. at Fox Theater, 1001 W. Sprague Ave. For more information and for tickets to the concert, call (509) 247-7090.

Farragut Naval Training Station Reunion – Saturday, in Athol, Idaho. Contact Janice Lauer at (208) 660-0660 or Bob Moore at (208) 683-5707 for more information.

USS Mount McKinley (AGC/LCC-7) – Sunday-Thursday in Reno, Nev. Contact Lee Temanson, 10749 108th Ave. South, Maple Grove, MN 55369-2609; (763) 425-6315; e-mail

ASA Okinawa – Sept. 10-14 in Charleston, S.C. If you served with the 111th Sig Svc Co. (49-52); 327th Comm Recon Co (1952); 8603rd AAU (1952-1954); 8603rd DU (1954-1956); or the 3rd US FS (1956-1961); or the 104th ASA Det. (1957-1961); or the 51st ASA SOC (1961-1967); USASA Field Station Sobe (1967-1977) or the Army Field Station Okinawa (1977-1985), please contact membership chairman Paul Watson at 17 Baker St., Salisbury, MA 01952-1442; (978) 465-7473; e-mail or visit

Seventh Armored Division 62nd Annual Reunion – Sept. 11-15 in Nashville, Tenn. Contact Cheryl Higley at (860) 678-1018 or e-mail for more information.

Fairchild Air Force Base 92nd Maintenance Squadron – Sept. 16-18 in Dayton, Ohio. Contact Ralph Kirby at (509) 467-7948 or (509) 995-1936.

USS Huntington (CL-107) – Sept. 18-21 in Lancaster, Penn. Contact Gene Volcik, 6311 Walnut Hills Drive, Austin, TX, 78723; (512) 926-7008; e-mail; or visit

USS Griggs (APA-110) – Sept. 18-21 in Lancaster, Penn. Contact Charles Forshee, 123 Cullen Court, Lexington, NC 27292; (336) 357-6476; e-mail; or visit

USS Grundy (APA-111) – Sept. 18-21 in Lancaster, Penn. Contact Fenwick Watts, 114 Grand Chase Drive, Nederland, TX 77627; (409) 724-6464; e-mail; or visit

USS Uhlmann (DD-686) – Sept. 18-21 in San Diego. Contact Bob Jimenez, 91196 Youngs River Road, Astoria, OR 97103; or call Roy Raymond at (509) 327-6879.

USS Badoeng Strait (CVE-116) – Sept. 21-24 in Reno, Nev. Contact Henry Trotter, 106 Sage Drive, Universal City, TX 78148; (210) 658-3447; e-mail

USS Courtney (DE-1014); USS Cromwell (DE-1021); USS Lester (DE-1022); USS John Willis (DE-1027); USS Van Voorhis (DE-1028); USS Hartley (DE-1029); USS Joseph K Taussig (DE-1030) – Sept. 25-28 in Nashville, Tenn. Contact Marc Arsenault, 98 Oxbow Road, Charlton, MA 01507; (508) 248-5072; e-mail; or visit or

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