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USS Chicago Reunion Committee
33rd reunion
Anaheim, CA

April 30 - May 5, 2014 (Tentative)

CA-14 / 29 / 136
CG-11 SSN-721

Fairfield Inn
201 N. Vie Cortez
Anaheim Hills Ca. 92807

Tentative tours/events: Dinner at Don Jose's, Day with lunch at Disneyland, Taylor-Dunn for a factory tour (with lunch), Hawaiian luau at Jim and Sharon's house. Nixon Library tour and Banquet Dinner. USS Iowa for a tour, lunch and a memorial service. Tour Queen Mary with optional dinner. Brunch at Jim and Sharon's home and evening tour of the Nixon Library.


For further reunion information contact:
Lisa McGregor, Windrose Travel
Telephone 714-782-7437
Toll Free 866-593-7092

View/Download the next Bulletin (Coming soon) for more information and forms.



Anaheim Visitors

Yahoo Map (Hotel)
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Web Airfare search
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Other Websites
US Navy Website (more bells)
Department of Veterans Affairs

Joe DiPietro's USS Chicago (CG-11)
Current USS Chicago (SSN-721)
FaceBook USS Chicago (CG-11)
FaceBook USS Chicago (SSN-721)
Jay R's Military Webpage

Navy Cruiser Sailors Assn

CG-11 sister ship websites
USS Albany CA-123 CG-10 SSN-753
USS Columbus CA-74 CG-12 SSN-762


Anaheim John Wayne Airport (SNA)
Los Angeles International Airport (LAX)

Delta (800) 221-1212
United (800) 241-6522
Southwest Airlines (800) 435-9792
U.S. Airways (800) 428-4322
American Airlines (800) 433-7300
Continental Airlines (800) 523-3273
United Airlines (800) 241-6522
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Frequently Asked Questions

Q. What is the USS Chicago Reunion Committee?
A. The committee was formed to bring together shipmates of the various USS Chicagos. The first reunion was held in 1979 in the city of Minneapolis, MN, and has been held, generally, yearly since then.

Q. Are Marines and Submariners eligible for membership?
A. Marines were indeed a very important part of the ships' crew. The latest USS Chicago (SSN-721) is a boat. All who served aboard the Chicagos are welcome

Q. What should I bring?
A. Mainly yourself and SO. Many bring cruise books, memorabilia and sea stories to share.

Q. Can we share a room to cut costs?
A. We'll do what we can to match up requests. Let us know your smoking/snoring preference.
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Q. Where is our next reunion?
A. Our next reunion will be in 2014 in Anaheim, CA. We attempt to have a reunion in a different part of the country each year (West coast, middle, East Coast). A page with information on possible cities for 2015 and beyond is


Previous Reunion photos can be found: 2012, (previous years)

Also check out Joe DiPeitro's USS Chicago website:

Select "Subscribe to USS_Chicago Mail List!"
Then "Login", ... then "Photos"
A Yahoo account and Discussion Group membership are required
and highly recommended for USS Chicago veterans.


Jay R. Schrand
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Last updated:
7/15/2013 Initial

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