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  • USS Canberra LCS-30 Posted on September 4, 2019 02:59 pm Name: ken m

    Comments: The Keel Laying Ceremony for the new USS Canberra is still scheduled for March of 2020.
    The USS Canberra Shipmates (CA-70/CAG-2) will be invited.
    More updates as we get them.
  • Donald Herrold Obituary Posted on September 1, 2019 02:21 pm Name: Matthew L Herrold

  • The Unknown Soldiers Posted on August 1, 2019 07:51 pm Name: Ken M
    Homepage: USS Canberra

    Comments: The Guards at the Tomb of the Unknown are looking for information about our involvement in the selection of the WW2 Unknown.
    If you were there and have any information you would like to share with them, contact me and I'll put you in contact with them.
    They are looking for log books, photos, diary’s and such. Anything to fill out the story of our involvement.
  • 2019 Canberra Reunion in Illinois Posted on July 28, 2019 04:28 pm Name: Leroy Johnson

    Comments: I challenge all former sailors to attend the reunion this October in Deerfield, IL. Please attend. It will be good to see everyone again.
  • Crew Member Posted on July 6, 2019 08:47 pm Name: PJ Clark
    Location: San Jose, California

    Comments: Was on Canberra 67-69 in 2nd division made two WesPac tours...Anybody out there???
    Shorter, Childers, Ellenburg, Jacks, Bones, Chapa, Beaudoin, Byars, Degenhart, Blake. Revetta died in 2016
  • USS Canberra CAG2 Posted on June 18, 2019 07:00 pm Name: Ruben D Lopez
    Homepage: Ruben Lopez
    Location: SAT 78255

    Comments: I put 2 yrs on the Canberra.
    1957 & 1958. First yr in O.S Div
    Second yr A.Div
  • Seeking Information Posted on June 18, 2019 06:43 am Name: George Shreve
    Location: Tucson, Arizona

    Comments: My Father served on her during her time as CAG-2, I was wondering if any one can share any information about him with me.
    His Name: Troy Ray Shreve GMM2, I know at some time he was also an MAA on the Ship. If you can Please contact me.

    Thank you for your Service
  • D-Day Posted on June 2, 2019 06:42 pm Name: Peter Jelito
    Location: Tuolumne, CA

    Comments: With the 75th anniversary of D-Day coming up this week, even though I grew up on the other side of the allied front, I vividly remember the American Army rolling into our village in April of 1945 in Southern Germany. All this was possible by the sacrifices of those who landed on the beaches of Normandy, many losing their lives or were forever crippled, in body and soul. Look up President Reagan's address at Point du Hoc on U-Tube, it is gripping your mind and soul.
  • Reunion Posted on April 20, 2019 01:31 pm Name: kenny vaden

    Comments: Never too early to make those reunion reservations. See you old salts in Great Lakes.
  • Log Book Posted on March 29, 2019 12:49 pm Name: Roger Schmidt
    Homepage: USS Camberra 7/19/69
    Location: Pacifica, CA 94044P

    Comments: I look forward to meeting friends at the 2019 reunion.
  • crew member (cag-2) Posted on March 9, 2019 04:21 am Name: Calvin C. Doddroe Jr.
    Homepage: yahoo
    Location: Paul, Idaho

    Comments: Still alive and kicking, live in Paul,Id.
    now,wife passed away in 2016. Been a long time since I posted on the log book. I'm
    totally retired now, massive heart attack in 2011 took care of that, now just me an 2 dogs an 2 cats. I was in 1st division,
    and 4th division, from 1964-1968. BM-3 on
    Canberra, put 8 more years in USNR BM-2
    at time of discharge.
  • For Pop (Charlie Koestner) Posted on March 5, 2019 12:54 pm Name: Sarah Kaczynski
    Location: Las Vegas, NV

    Comments: I would just like to thank Ken and everyone who works the newsletter for the pictures you posted of Pop ("Charlie Koestner") in the spring newsletter. The reunions and the Canberra Association mean a great deal to him--a fact easily observed by the numerous pictures, memorabilia, and souvenir ceramic mugs throughout his house.
    There isn't a day that passes that I don't think of him and miss him tremendously. So I just wanted to share my sincere thanks in the consideration and remembrance you have shown to him. Thank you. Thank you so much for all the work that was always put into making the reunions memorable, educational, and always enjoyable--from traveling to the hotels beforehand to check out the room accessibility, to folding and smoothing the crease of the fold on all the formal dinner pamphlets that are neatly set around each table. (I have a binder of those pamphlets along with many years of newsletters, all carefully saved and stored in page protectors, (lol.) Thank you, thank you, thank you.
  • Log Book Entry Posted on February 15, 2019 02:04 pm Name: ken m

    Comments: The reason that entries were not entered is the reCAPTCHA was out of date and wouldn't let anyone put one in.
    I recently discovered it and had it fixed.
  • Log Book Posted on February 13, 2019 09:00 pm Name: Peter Jelito
    Location: Tuolumne, CA

    Comments: Why has there been no entry in the log book since April 2018? Is there no one to take care of it or is the Log Book dormant or were there no submittals.
  • USS Canberra Online Museum Posted on February 13, 2019 04:50 pm Name: Gordon Peck
    Homepage: USS Canberra Museum
    Location: Cambridge, MA

    Comments: Please check out my online museum. Pictures, artifacts, letters, memorabilia related to CA-70 and CAG-2.
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