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What's New

 

NEWSPAPER HIGHLIGHTS Oct-Nov-Dec 2014 Edition

 

Don't Give Up the Ship Early Vietnam DD Operations
Destroyer Evolution Ships Store Catalog
 

 

Recent changes to the Tin Can Sailors Web Site

 

October 22, 2014

Updated Tributes

 

October 21, 2014

Added Reunions in Review for USS HYMAN (DD-732), USS BLACK (DD-666)

Updated News From Todays Navy

 

October 16, 2014

Updated Tributes

Updated News From Todays Navy
Added patches for USS Brush (DD-745), USS O'Bannon (DD-450), NATO Seasparrow

 

October 15, 2014

Updated News From Todays Navy
Added Reunions in Review for USS TURNER (DDR-834), USS HAYNSWORTH (DD-700), USS MAHAN (DD-364, DLG-11/DDG-42, DDG-72), USS LOWRY (DD-770), USS WADLEIGH (DD-689)
Added patches for USS Cone (DD-866), USS Gatling (DD-671) (DesRon 30), USS Lofberg (DD-759)
Shipmate Registry updated (100 entries added)

 

October 14, 2014

Added Reunions in Review for USS WARRINGTON (DD-843), USS DAMATO (DD/DDE-871), USS CONWAY (DD-507), USS JOHN R. CRAIG (DD-885), USS LAFFEY (DD-724), USS LOFBERG (DD-759), USS DYESS ASSOCIATION (DD-880), USS PERRY (DD-844), USS FURSE (DD/DDR-882)
Updated Reunion Listings

 

October 9, 2014

Updated Newspaper Highlights
Added Reunions in Review for
USS EVERETT F. LARSON (DD/DDR-830), USS TAYLOR (DD/DDE-468), USS COLAHAN (DD-658), USS DOUGLAS H. FOX (DD-779), USS SAMUEL N. MOORE (DD-747), USS HARWOOD (DD-861)
Updated Reunion Listings
Updated News From Todays Navy

 

October 8, 2014

Added Reunions in Review for NEWPORT DEALEYS, USS BASILONE (DDE/DD-824), USS BORIE (DD-704), USS McCAFFERY (DD/DDE-860), USS FRANK KNOX (DDR-742), USS HANK (DD-702), USS TWINING (DD-540), USS EVERSOLE (DD-789), USS LEARY (DD-879), USS FECHTELER (DD/DDR-870), USS RICHARD B. ANDERSON (DD-786) and USS NORRIS (DD/DDE-859)
Updated News From Todays Navy

 

October 7, 2014

Updated Tributes
Updated Reunion Listings
Added Reunions in Review for USS GEORGE K. McKENZIE (DD-836), USS HALE (DD-642), USS ROBISON (DDG-12), USS MURRAY (DD/DDE-576), USS MADDOX (DD-731), USS PERKINS (DD-877), USS SPROSTON (DD/DDE-577) and USS TIDEWATER (AD-31)
Updated News From Todays Navy

 

October 3, 2014

Updated News From Todays Navy

 

September 29, 2014

Updated Reunion Listings
Shipmate Registry updated (76 entries added)

 

September 26, 2104

Added Reunion in Review for USS Manley (DD-940)
Added patches for USS Forrest Royal (DD-872) and USS Sproston (DD/DDE-577)

 

September 23, 2014

Updated News From Todays Navy
 

September 19, 2014

Updated News From Todays Navy
Added patches for USS Halsey (DDG-97), USS Tingey (DD-539), USS Hawkins (DD-873) and Tonkin Gulf Yacht Club (Yokosuka, 1968)
 

September 18, 2014

Added photos of USS Parsons (DDG-33)
Added photo of USS Parson (DDG-33), USS Mattaponi (AO-41) and USS Hornet (CVS-12)
Added patches for USS Strong (DD-758) and USS Basilone (DDE-824)
Shipmate Registry updated (94 entries added)

 

September 17, 2014

Added photo of USS Dewey (DD-349) Shipmates December 1942
Added patch for USS Putnam (DD-757)
Added TCS histories for USS Delphy (DD-261), USS Ballard (AVD-10, ex DD-267) and USS Goldsborough (AVD-5, AVP-18, ex DD-188)
Added pictures of Dash helicopter on ship model of USS George K. MacKenzie on page with Destroyer Ship Models

 

September 16, 2014

Updated Tributes
Updated News From Todays Navy

 

September 12, 2014

Updated Reunion Listings
Updated News From Todays Navy

 

September 11, 2014

Updated News From Todays Navy

Updated Tributes

 

September 3, 2014

Updated Tributes

 

September 2, 2014
Tin Can Trivia:  Posted August's answer and September's question
Shipmate Registry updated (469 entries added)

 

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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