03Nov18Washtenaw's 2019 Reunion
Our 2019 reunion will be held in south Seattle, Washington at a hotel yet to be determined which will likely be located near the airport. Possible dates mentioned are September 15th to 19th and an optional Alaskan cruise may be arranged for the prior week. Our hosts will be Ron and Sharon Tucker.
Reunion fee covering our hospitality room, Meet & Greet and Banquet Dinner to be determined.
We will continue our policy of inviting crew members of other LSR9 ships, including the LSMR's and IFS-1, and crew of any other LST's to attend our reunions. The idea is to bolster our attendance so we can negotiate better hotel rates. Joining the USS Washtenaw County Veterans Association is encouraged but optional for guest ship crew members!
Silent Auction: As has been our tradition at previous reunions, there will be a silent auction at the banquet dinner. We ask that you donate an item from your home state (aprox $15 value suggested). Items from past reunions have included food items (wine, honey, dates, nuts, etc.), Navy memorabilia (hats, coins, silverware, and boatswain whistle, etc.) and craft items. This activity serves as an ice-breaker before the banquet dinner, as shipmates and their guests try to outbid one another for these items. Proceeds from the auction are used to help pay for the entertainment at the banquet, and to defray reunion expenses. We have held this auction many times and have found it to be an enjoyable event as well as a great way to obtain a keepsake from the reunion.
- 2018 Kissimmee Reunion
- 2017 San Antonio Reunion
- 2016 Long Beach/Queen Mary Reunion
- 2015 Charleston Reunion
- 2014 New Orleans/LanShipRon 9 Reunion
- 2013 Salt Lake City Reunion
- 2012 Niagara Falls Reunion
- 2011 Branson Reunion
- 2010 Sacramento Reunion
- 2009 Washington D.C. Reunion
- 2008 Santa Fe Reunion
- 2007 Valley Forge Reunion
- 2006 San Diego Reunion
- 2005 Officers Reunion - Portland
- 2005 Ann Arbor Reunion
- 2004 New Orleans Reunion
- 2003 Portland Reunion
- 2002 Pigeon Forge Reunion