Coeur d’Alene High School All-Class Barbecue/Picnic – Aug. 11, noon, at Hayden Eagles Lodge, 1520 W. Wyoming Ave. Cost is $7 per person ($2 per person if you bring your own lunch). Refreshments will be available for purchase. Checks should be mailed by Aug. 5 to Pat Cully, 503 W. Vista Drive, Coeur d’Alene, ID 83815. Call Pat at (208) 215-7854.
U.S.S. Maddox Destroyer Association (DD731, DD622, DD168) – Aug. 16-19 in Reno, Nev. Contact Dennis Stokhaug at 571 W. 14562 Hidden Creek Court, Muskego, Wis., 53510; (262) 679-9409; or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
USS Long Beach CGN-9 Association Inc. – Sept. 8-16, at the Embassy Suites Hotel, 1445 Lake Cook Road, Deerfield, Ill. Group reservation code is CGN. Call (847) 945-4500 for reservations. Cutoff date is Aug. 13. For more information, contact Don Shade at 299 Kiantone Road, Lot 92, Jamestown, N.Y., 14701-9370; (866) 352-2469 or (716) 569-2314; email email@example.com; or visit www.usslongbeach-assoc.org.
USS America Carrier Veteran’s Association – Sept. 11-15, at Holiday Inn South, 9940 Airline Highway, Baton Rouge, La. Contact Harry Rodriquez at (845) 661-1284; firstname.lastname@example.org; www.ussamerica.org; or (888) 391-CV66 for more information.
USS Columbus CA-74/CG-12/SSN-762 – Sept. 12-16, at Holiday Inn Portland (Oregon) Airport. Contact Allen R. Hope at 3828 Hobson Road, Fort Wayne, IN 46815-4505; (260) 486-2221 (phone); (260) 492-9771 (fax); or email@example.com for more information.
USS Missouri (BB-63) Association Inc. 39th Annual Reunion – Sept. 12-18, at Holiday Inn Downtown, Mobile, Ala. Open to all veterans and interested parties along with their friends and family. Contact Bill Morton at (803) 469-3579 or firstname.lastname@example.org or Jack Stempick at (203) 281-4693 or email@example.com for more information.
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