USS Benjamin Stoddert DDG-22 & USS Jupiter AVS-8 Association
 

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If you know of a shipmate that does not have computer access, please let us know from the contact page and we will be glad to mail hard copies of anything in this website.

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Happy Birthday to the US Navy, established on October 13th, 1775:

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Rhode  Island Reunion

August 22  -  26, 2018


 Registration Cutoff Date will be July 30, 2018. Get your reservations in early or you won't be able to get our discounted rate. Please note that you must be a member, the spouse or descendant of a member, or the guest of a member to attend our reunion. Please remember that you are responsible for all reservations which include hotel and transportation.


 

For Reservations and Upgrades call 866-807-2171. Refer to the USS Benjamin Stoddert. Cost for a room is $139/night. This price is good from Sunday, 19 August until Tuesday, 28 August. Wi-Fi and parking are free. Any questions about your stay, please call Ron Zorn at 619-402-5523 or Mike Ridgon at 858-300-6821

Thank you, Tucson!  You were amazing! 
Next stop, Providence, RI, August 2018

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2017 Membership Roster


 


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Thank you for supporting your Association 

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Harold Davison 68-69 (2021)
Peter Hekman 75-76 (2018)
Jan Lekwa family
John Lekwa 71-74 (2018)
Al Mullen 79-82 (2018)
Mary Mullen 79-82 (2018)
Gerry Arnett 61-62 Jupiter (2017)
Robert Bailou (2017)
Robert Barone 64-66 (5-17)
Barbara Bassolino family (2017)
John Bassolino 65-68 (2017)
David Behrend 71-74 (2017)
Leo Biodrowski 71-75 (2017)
Daniel Bodine (2017)
Charles Bottinger 64-67 (2017)
James Bradfield 64-66 (2017)
Jim Brown 69-73 (2017)
Carole Bryan family (2017)
Thomas Carroll 67-70 (2017)
Gail Carroll family 67-70 (2017)
Frank Chesla 63-66 (2017)
Mary Chesla family (2017)
Clem Clemons Jupiter (2017)
Johnny Collins 69-73 (2017)
Denny Cox 89-91 (2018)
John Dishaw 65-68 (2017)
Bernie Dishaw family 65-68 (2017)
Paul Early 69-71 (2017)
Wayne Ellington 65-67 (2017)
Wayne Fass 70-74 (2017)
Frank Fisher 58-59 Jupiter (2017)
David Frye 72-75 (2017)
Danny Gonzales 91 (2017)
Dennis Grecco family (2017)
Lorraine Grecco family (2017)
Tom Grzywacz 68-69 (2017)
Frank Guthals Jupiter
Art Hansen 72-76 (2017)
Don Hatcher 64-67 (2017)
Cynthia Hauschild family (2017)
Daniel Hauschild family (2017)
James Heesch 72-74 9 (2017)
Jim Hinton 67-70 (2017)
Susan Hinton family (2017)
Larry Icenogle 71-73 (2017)


Marc Jacob 74-81 (2017)
Dalma Jacob family (2017)
Milford Jarvis 65-69 (2017)
Hank Koopman 66-69 (2017)
Danny Lerch 74-76 (2017)
Stuart Lewis 64-67 (2017)
David Link 67-69 (2017)
John Maize 73-75 (2017)
Jon Malay 74-77 (2017)
Keith MacFadyen 64-67 (2017)
Jim May 71-74 (2018)
Stephen McPhillips 69-71 (2017)
Thomas Mirabella 82-86 (2017)
Doug Modica 72-73 (2017)
Maureen Moore 64-68 (Bill) (2017)
Harold Mueller 56-57 Jupiter (2017)
Scott Newman (2017)
Dave Nicholson 64-65 (2017)
Charles Ohrn 66-69 (2017)
Dennis O'Leary 71-74 (2017)
Rich Palazzo 71-72 (2017)
Joe Patz 64-67 (2017)
Joy Patz family 64-67 (2017)
Wyatt Ramsey 56-57 Jupiter (2017)
John Richard 64-66 (2017)
Mike Rigdon 62-64 Jupiter (2017)
Terry Ryan 66-67 (2017)
Steve Sagaser 71-73 (2017)
Dave Saunders 66-72 (2017)
Myrtle Saunders family
James Saunders 64-66 (2018)
Esther Searcy family (2017)
Mark Spangenberg 69-71 (2017)
Phil Tansley
Marshall Tator 70-74 (2018)
Michael Tribble 69-70 (2017)
Lou Turilli 68-69 (2017)
Robert Wasalaski 72-74 (2017)
Ted Waypa 66-69 (2017)
Walter Welsh 64-68
Wiley
Ray Willmott 65-69 (2017)
Tom Yager 65-68 (2017)
Bruce Young 70-75 (2017)
Ron Zorn 64-67 (2017)

 

updated 10-4-17  8:17am cst      90 sailors strong

Thank you Dave, James & Jim! 

Thanks Denny! 

 


Click here to see Ted Waypa's Tucson pictures

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Art Hansen & Dave Saunders have attended every reunion since the first in 2005

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Motley Crew

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USS Jupiter crew

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Boothill graveyard at Tombstone

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click here to view Association News Spring 2017

 


 The Benjamin Stoddert was a great ship from the beginning to the day that she sank in the Pacific and to this day (unlike so many other old ships) remains "underway with no way on". B.C.

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God Bless all our Servicemen

USS BENJAMIN STODDERT (DDG-22)


Flag Hoist/Radio Call Sign - NHMC

Tactical Voice Radio Call Sign (circa 1968)
- RANGEFINDER

CLASS - CHARLES F. ADAMS As Built.
Displacement 4526 Tons (Full), Dimensions, 437' (oa) x 47' x 15' (Max)
Armament 2 x 5"/54 RF (2x1), Tartar SAM (1x1 Mk 13) ASROC ASW (1x8), 6 x 12.75" Mk 32 ASW TT (2x3).
Machinery, 70,000 SHP; Geared Turbines, 2 screws
Speed, 33 Knots, Range 4500 NM@ 20 Knots, Crew 333-350.
Operational and Building Data
Laid down by Puget Sound Bridge & Dredging, Seattle on June 11 1962.
Launched January 8 1963 and commissioned September 12 1964.
Decommissioned December 20 1991.
Stricken November 20 1992.
Fate Sank February 3 2001 in the Pacific Ocean while under tow for breaking up in Brownsville, Texas.