This site is sponsored by the USS SAINT PAUL ASSOCIATION, which is comprised of former sailors and marines who served aboard the ship during her service to our country. The objectives of the Association are to perpetuate, honor, and preserve the memory of the USS SAINT PAUL (CA-73) and USS MINNEAPOLIS-SAINT PAUL (SSN-708); to hold biennial reunions of shipmates in order to enable members to maintain contact with other shipmates; and to perpetuate the memory and accomplishments of deceased shipmates.
Members receive quarterly first class newsletters, filled with many interesting articles and photos, updates on reunions, and current information. Join the fun in reminiscing about persons, places and events of the ship’s valiant history. Application are available on this web site. Become a member now!
2016 Reunion in Washington DC
August 24-28, 2016
Let’s make this one, one of our biggest reunions. Since there is so much to see and do in that part of the country, we will have a great time.
BASIC REUNION PACKAGE: $98.00/person. This includes the Wednesday Welcome Buffet and the Sunday Night Banquet
ROOM RATE is $85.00 per night (plus 12% tax) and the rates are good for 3 days before and 3 days after the reunion. This includes our free hospitality room for the ship store, memorabilia area, all other necessary meeting rooms and free parking. Motor homes are welcome to park free but you cannot spend the nights in them.
Hotel: CROWNE PLAZA, Dulles Airport, 2200 Centreville Road, Herndon, VA
Only a short distance from Washington and has many other things to offer including a free shuttle from the airport. The hotel also offers shuttle service to many of the surrounding locations you may want to visit on your own time. All other standard amenities are also included. Reservations can be made now by calling 1-877-390-5944. You must identify that you are part of the USS Saint Paul Association (if you have any problems let me know at 714-630-4520).
Planned Tours include: Lunch Cruise on th Potomac, Marine Corps Museum, Navy Yard, Navy Museum and Cold War Museum, Evening Parade Ceremony at the Marine Barracks, Walking Tour of the Korean, Vietnam and Lincoln Memorials, Memorial Service at the Navy Memorial-Heritage Center.
See the insert in the December 2015 Roving Saint newsletter for more details and the Reunion Registration Form.