XX present 39 DLG-6 Shipmates and many guests
XX present, 39 DLG-6 & DDG-37 Shipmates and XX honored guests
Banquet held, no SOS served
Tommy Anderson, DLG-6 Shipmate, elected President
38 present, 30 DLG-6 and DDG-37 Shipmates and eight honored guests
Honored Guests at Christening of Fifth Farragut at Bath Iron Works
193 present, 94 DD-348, DLG-6 & DDG-37 Shipmates and 99 honored guests
Hosted Admiral Farragut Academy, the Mayor of Farragut,TN and the Docent of the Farragut Museum
Four former DDG-37 Commanding Officers present (Jaerecki, Mock, Renager, Sargent)
Honored Guests @ USS Farragut (DDG 99) Commissioning
Created Farragut Ships’ Association, membership open to ALL Farragut shipmates
First DDG-99 members of the Association were Deidre McLay, CDR USN, plankowner Commanding Officer and Eugene Finck CMDCM (SW) USN, plankowner Command Master Chief
Jerry O'Connor, DLG-6 Shipmate, elected President
XX Present, XX DLG-6 & DDG-37 Shipmates and XX honored guests
Saw the Cleveland Indians play the Tampa Bay Rays
Jerry O'Connor, DLG-6 Shipmate, re-elected President.
44 Present, 29 DLG-6 & DDG-37 Shipmates and 15 honored guests
Visited USS Nautilus Museum and Mystic Seaport
Russell Kaufmann, DLG-6 Shipmate, elected President
XX present, XX DLG-6 & DDG-37 Shipmates and XX honored guests
Patriotic Tour of Washington, DC: the Marine Corps Memorial, the Vietnam Veterans memorial, THe the Navy Memorial and the Washington Navy Yard and the ex-USS Barry (DD-933)
Guided tour of the United States Naval Academy by an alum and retired Captain, USN
Banquet honored our recently deceased Shipmate and Farragut (DLG-6) Plankowner, FTC Clyde Carroll
Russell Kaufmann, DLG-6 re-elected President. His first duty was attending the dedication of the of the Admiral David G. Farragut gravesite at the Woodlawn Cemetery in NYC as a National Historic Site.
16 present, 9 DLG-6 & DDG-37 Shipmates and 7 honored guests
Visited Split Rock Lighthouse, and USCGC Alder
Voted for the next Farragut Homecoming to be held in JAX for DDG-99's 10th Birthday in 2016
Thomas Randall, DDG-37 shipmate, elected President. His first duty: Departure Ceremony for DDG-99, NS Mayport, FL, 9NOV2015.
Visited the Navy , USS Lassen (DDG-82) Friday 10 June.
Ropeyarn Liberty and General Membership Meeting Saturday 11 June.
Testimonial Dinner at the Hotel Saturday Night. Guests of Honor from USS Farragut (DDG-99) included The Captain, CDR Megan Thomas, The Executive Officer, The Command Master Chief, CMDCM (SW) Martin Roberts. Dinner was great, Door Prizes so-so, Cake was BEAUTIFUL, so were the wives and sweethearts, Speeches were made, gifts were given that humbled Shipmates, music was made by DJ Bob Alvey, "The Sound Man".
Low attendance of the Guided Tour of Saint Augustine Sunday 12 June provided by Active Escapes, CDR John Aguilera, Pres. We had a great time just the same with great weather and a tour and shopping and lunch at Barnacle Bill's. We were greeted by the Mayor of Saint Augustine and the Navy League.
2006 Farragut Homecoming in Jacksonville, Florida
Farragut Ships' Association, Inc.