2017 REUNION - AUGUST 11-12 - VIRGINIA BEACH
USS Spartanburg County LST 1192 Reunion update: *all years and rates* August 11-13 Va Beach Va Captains Call- address on Saturday ... ( one of our own captains) Captain HeisigThe reunion will be held in a conference room at the Holiday Inn Executive Center. The address is 5655 Greenwich Rd, Virginia Beach, VA 23462. This location is centrally located to all the sites around the VA Beach area. We have reserved a block of 15 rooms at this location (to start with). If we need more, they will be…Read more…
For those that did not know...the ship has been lost in a fire. Bummer.
Good times - Good times
After I left active duty in 89' & started college, I kind of lost touch with most of my shipmates with the exception of EM2 Lonny Mallery and RM3 TomTerry. I've kept in touch with them from day one. Lonny's out west near LakeTahoe and Tom-T is out near Springfield Mass. Within the last year I've reconnected with some other shipmates through military.com including: EM2 Edens, RM2 Pepin, EM3 "Tupelo" Russell
What year did the ole' 1192 decommission and were you still there when she was "done"??
I notice on my commands that the pic of the Spartanburg is not the Spartanburg.
Glad to see on on the site. Perhaps we can get other Sparkle City citizens to join.