Presentation to Captain L. D. Caney - Plank CDR ..
Standing: Art Rolfe, Harold Wiig, Dan Marks, Linus Hall, Captain L. D.
Caney, Philip Wills, Captain G. Finke, Gene Van Tongeren,
Captain Roger Bowman (behind Gene) Ed Kaufman, David Waite, Joe Brown, MIke Jones,
CDR Don Getz, Harry Graves, Rich Fabian, Keith Turvey.
Gary Reed, Bob Shubin, Captain Dick Dallaire, Norm Shapiro, Terry Schmidt,
Captain Roy Collette
Seated: Frank Lackinger, Keith Grimm, Tom Byrne, Winston Jagger, Tony
Beardsley, Ed Benning, CDR Jim Boyd
Dr. Norman Shapiro 61-62 and wife Sandi
Phil & Barbara Wills
Dan Marks Paul Helmke
Quarter Deck Bell On Board.............
Ed Benning Tony Beardsley
More photos to be posted soon...................................
Ice Rink [above]
Tour Guide Captain Jim Minderlein
Camp Chapel Annapolis Cdr. Jim Boyd
Winston Jagger David Waite Ed Kaufman
IC showing movie
Phil & Mary Karnowski
Dr. Norman Shapiro and wife Sandi Shapiro Mike Jones
CDR Don Getz's production of:
'The Cruise of the Henry B. Wilson' being shown
Barbara & Phil Wills
Norm Shapiro Hans Putz
Lori Frederick [almost]
yep there she is ! From last year ......................
From the USN Historical Center
Gene Van Tongeren
Our host hotel was the Embassy Suites BWI.
|Embassy Suites Hotel
Baltimore-at BWI Airport
Drive, Linthicum, Maryland, United States 21090
Tel: +1-410-850-0747 Fax: +1-410-850-0895
The hotel offers two room suites including a
cooked-to-order full breakfast buffet each morning
and complimentary cocktails each evening from 1730 to 1930. The
room rates are as follows:
$109.00 per night – king bed suite
$119.00 per night – double bed suite
Make your reservations by calling 1-800-362-2779 or
calling the hotel directly 1-410-850-0747
before 1 September 2005.
Be sure to mention you are with the USS Wilson
Reunion to get the negotiated
The Embassy Suites shuttle can be accessed in the
baggage claim area by using an airport
courtesy phone. The hotel has a button that will ring directly to
the Guest Services Agent at
The hospitality room will be open from 1200 to 1700
for registration. Please be sure to stop by
and pick up your packet
which will include your name tag, agenda, and all the info you will need
for the weekend. There will be refreshments and friends waiting.
Registration fee is $25.00 to
cover the room charge and food/beer/sodas.
Friday, 7 October
Friday morning we will depart the hotel via bus at
0930 for a tour to the United States Naval
Academy in Annapolis. This
tour is designed for those who participated in U.S. military
Focuses on Naval Academy’s role in supplying officers and midshipmen in
various conflicts. Features include Chapel and crypt of John Paul
Jones. This is part-walking,
presentation totaling 2.5
hours. It will also include a stop at the gift shop.
$30.00 including bus transportation.
Since last year’s dinner cruise was a success, we have one planned for
Friday evening in
Baltimore’s Inner Harbor. The
bus will leave the hotel about 1800 for the brief ride into
we can board our boat by 1900. The buffet
menu includes salad, soup,
beef, fish, chicken, corn on the cob, pasta, rolls and butter,
dessert, beer, wine,
juices, tea, coffee. $65.00 including bus transportation. Cash bar will be
8 October 2005
We have a limited number of tickets to the NAVY vs. Air Force football
game so it will be
first serve. These tickets will include bus
transportation to and from the game
leaving the hotel around noon, returning around 1800. $50.00
For the people who do not wish
to attend the game, there are several tours available in
the area. Check out
www.washington.org for the details. You can
make the reservations yourself or wait till you arrive at the hotel and
see who else is doing
what. Let us know if we can help.
A Saturday buffet dinner, 1900-2200, will be at the hotel
featuring the Camden Yard menu of
fruit salad, soup, Prime Rib, Breast of Chicken, vegetables, potatoes,
desserts, tea, and coffee. Cash bar will be available. After
dinner there will
be a short program
including a speaker or two and an auction / giveaway. $55.00
9 October 2005
We met in the Atrium
an informal breakfast and say our goodbyes.
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