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What's New

 

NEWSPAPER HIGHLIGHTS July-Aug-Sept 2014 Edition

 

Operation Market Time Evolution of Destroyers (Part 5)
Patches USS Carpenter (DD-825)
 

 

Recent changes to the Tin Can Sailors Web Site

September 2, 2014
Tin Can Trivia:  
Posted August's answer and September's question

 

August 29, 2014

Updated Reunion Listings

 

August 26, 2104

Added Reunions in Review for USS Charles S. Sperry (DD-697), USS Conyngham (DD-371/DDG-17), USS Forrest Royal (DD-872), USS Forrest Sherman (DD-931), USS Picking (DD-685) and USS Gainard (DD-706)

 

August 21, 2104

Updated Tributes

 

August 18, 2014

Updated Tributes

 

August 4, 2014

Updated Tributes

 

July 31, 2014
Tin Can Trivia: Posted July's answer and August's question

 

July 29, 2014

Added patch for Stanavflortant/SNFL

 

July 28, 2014

Updated Tributes
Updated Reunion Listings

 

July 25, 2014

Added to Postcards in Memorabilia: Popeye Postcards and Humorous Postcards

 

July 24, 2014

Updated News From Todays Navy
Added Book Review for I Didn't Want to Worry You Mom... But sometimes it got a little scary and dangerous out there!)

 

July 22, 2014

Updated Tributes
Updated News From Todays Navy

 

July 21, 2104

Updated Tributes
Updated News From Todays Navy

 

July 18, 2014

Updated News From Todays Navy

Added recipes for French Onion Soup and Macaroni Au Gratin to That Good Navy Chow

 

July 17, 2014

Updated News From Todays Navy

 

July 15, 2014

Updated News From Todays Navy
New to Ship Store Edge of Valor by John J. Gobbell

 

July 14, 2014

Updated News From Todays Navy
New to Ship Store Sumner FRAM II - Tan Ball Cap

 

July 11, 2014

Updated News From Todays Navy

 

July 10, 2014

Updated Tributes
Updated News From Todays Navy

 

July 3, 2014
Updated News From Todays Navy
Added patches for USS Markab (AR-23), USS Vulcan (AR-5), USS Ajax (AR-6), USS Hector (AR-7), USS Jason (AR-8), USS Delta (AR-9), USS Cadmus (AR-14), USS Amphion (AR-13), USS Klondike (AR-22) and USS Grand Canyon (AR-28)

 

July 2, 2014
Tin Can Trivia: Posted June's answer and July's question
Updated News From Todays Navy
Updated Newspaper Highlights

 

July 1, 2014

Updated Events-Added coupons for the Florida, Arizona, and Jacksonville Bull Sessions

 

June 30, 2014

Updated News From Todays Navy

Added Preserving JPK Jr. DD850 article in All Hands Magazine

 

June 27, 2014
Updated Tributes
Updated Reunion Listings
Added Destroyer Ship Model for USS George K. MacKenzie (DD-836)
Shipmate Registry updated (66 entries added)


June 26, 2014

Added Destroyer Ship Models for USS Gyatt (DD-710) and USS O'Brien (DD-725)

 

June 20, 2014

Updated Tributes

 

June 19, 2014

Updated News from Today's Navy

 

June 17, 2014
Added photos for
USS Charles P. Cecil (DD/DDR-835)

Updated Reunion Listings
Shipmate Registry updated (179 entries added)


June 13, 2014

Added to Miscellaneous: Pay rates from Navy Occupational Handbook 1959, USS Caperton (DD-650) confidential letterhead, Des Div 41 Postcards, Des Div 42 Postcards

 

June 12, 2014

Updated Tributes
Added link for Knox Class Frigate Development Association

June 11, 2014
Added lighters for USS Nicholas (DD-449)
Added cruise book cover for USS Nicholas (DD-447)
Updated Tributes

 

June 10, 2014

Updated Reunion Listings

 

June 9, 2014
Added reunions in review for USS Hugh Purvis (DD-709), USS Thomas E. Fraser (DM-24), USS Harry E. Hubbard (DD-748) USS Purdy (DD-734), USS Moale (DD-693), USS Morrison (DD-560) and USS Gearing (DD-710).

 

June 6, 2014

Updated Tributes

June 5, 2014
Added Book Review for The Forgotten War Begins, A Novel of the Sea War in Korea

 

May 29, 2014
Updated Tributes

Added to Miscellaneous: USS Charles P. Cecil (DD-835) Thanksgiving Menu 1965

 

May 28, 2014

Added Book Review for Edge of Valor

 

May 27, 2014

Shipmate Registry updated (216 entries added)
Added to Announcements USS Laffey Event 6/6/2014

Added to Announcements Looking for anyone who was involved in Operation Wigwam

Added to Museum Page the USS Joseph P. Kennedy Jr. Field Day Report

 

May 23, 2014

Added Reunions in Review for USS WALTER B. COBB (APD-106), USS INGRAHAM (DD-694) and USS DYESS (DD-880)
Updated Reunion Listings
Added patches for USS Yosemite (AD-19), USS Hamul (AD-20), USS Arcadia (AD-23), USS Yellowstone (AD-27), USS Shenandoah (AD-44), USS Bryce Canyon (AD-36), USS Isle Royal (AD-29), USS Tidewater (AD-31), USS Samuel Gompers (AD-37), USS Acadia (AD-42) and USS Cape Cod (AD-43)

 

May 21, 2014

Updated Tributes

 

May 15, 2014

Updated Tributes

May 14, 1994

Added lighters for USS Charles P. Cecil (DD-835)

 

May 12, 2014

Added to memorabilia: Business cards for Susie Wong Bar, Arizona Bar & Night Club, White Horse Bar, New Tokyo Bar & Night Club and King Star Restaurant & Bar
Added Call Sign for USS William H. Standley (DLG-32)
Added Plaque for USS O'Brien (DD-725)
Updated Reunion Listings
Added Reunions in Review for: USS STEINAKER (DD/DDR-863), USS CARPENTER (DD-825) and USS SOMERS (DD-381/DD-947/DDG-34)

 

May 9, 2014

Added photo for USS O'Callahan (DE-1051)

Added photos of USS Morton (DD-948)

Added matchbook for

USS Charles B. Cecil (DDR-835)

Added to Memorabilia:

USS John S. McCain (DL-3/DDG-36) Commissioning and Decommissioning info

Added photos of USS Morton (DD-948)


May 8, 2014

Updated Reunion Listings
Updated Newspaper Highlights

 

May 6, 2014

Updated Tributes
Tin Can Trivia: Posted April's answer and May's question

 



 

 

 

 

 

 

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