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Fleet Tanker's Association - Tanker Web Sites
President:
Mel Woodward
17540 Cerro Verde Dr.
Yorba Linda, CA 92886
W71726@aol.com

Vice-President:
Bob McBrayer
952 Old Goddard Rd.
Lincoln Park, MI48146
313-928-0398

Our Mission: To publish a list of reunions for AO and AOG Tankers and assist crew members that served on these ships to locate their reunions and the person to contact.  CLICK ON THE AO NEWS LINK FOR INFORMATION ON A COMBINED REUNION.

12Feb2012: The links to individual ship's webpages can be now be found on this page by clicking on the ship's name below.


Hull Number / Name
(Click on a Ship's Name to open their website)
Last date(s) known
* Contact Information
AO-1  USS Kanawha
2004
  Norn Voehl 805-968-1888 or normvoehl@aol.com
AO- 4 USS Brazos
2006
  No current contact available
AO-5  USS Neches
See AO-47
  See AO-47
AO-12 USS Ramapo
2001
  209-523-7811
AO-13 USS Trinity
2006
  Chaplain Ken Traxler, 216 W. Emerson St., Kalamazoo, MI 49001-2721
AO-15 USS Kaweah
Not Scheduled
  334-968-6880 or anixxx@gulftel.com
AO-18 USS Rapidan
2006
  John Fulkerson 502-367-6670
AO-20 USS Sepulga
2006
 Not available
AO-21 USS Tippecanoe
TBD
 Doyle J. Ragland ishkinashoba@yahoo.com 918-577-2688
AO-22 USS Cimarron
Sept.25-28, 2014
Newport News, VA
  Ed Linhart 402-896-8749 or edcimao22@gmail.com 
AO-23 USS Neosho
2006
  Stevean Irving - 540-832-3307 or USSNeosho@msn.com
AO-24 USS Platte
May 24, 2014
San Antonio, TX
  Lynn Todd 918-227-1295 or slkarcare1@att.net
AO-25 USS Sabine
Sept 16-18, 2014
Jacksonville Beach, FL
Contact Stu Collins  302-448-9303 at stu@bradfordinstrument.com
AO-26 USS Salamonie
April 9-13, 2014
Wichita, KA
  http://salamonie.homestead.com/Reunion2014.html
AO-27 USS Kaskaskia
Sept. 24-28, 2014
Mobile, AL
  Ed Schied 302-834-7050 or teazbone@aol.com
AO-30 USS Chemung
Sept. 10-14, 2014
Chattanooga, TN
 inf Bob McBrayer 313-928-0398 or RMcBrayer@metroshores.net
Combined with AO-96.  All AO's welcome! (see our AO News page)
AO-32 USS Guadalupe
Oct. 13-17, 2013
Nashville, TN
  Danny Wall 229-759-2632  brenda.gail.wall@gmail.com
AO-34 USS Chicopee
2004
  Felix Meza 760-471-7757 or feemeza@cox.net
AO-35 USS Housatonic
Not Sheduled
  Not Available
AO-36 USS Kennebec
Oct. 16-18, 2014
Charleston, SC
  Gary Schlagel, 474 5th Avenue, SW, Valley City, ND 58072 or
Charles Howell charleshowell@mac.com
AO-38 USS Winooski
Unknown
  Looking for contact person/information
AO-39 USS Kankakee

Sept 9-17, 2014
Norfolk, VA

 Steve Metzler  828-349-9495 or ao39sec@aol.com
AO-40 USS Lackawanna
2006
  L.D. Hawkins 337-824-3048 or hb@mohaveaz.com
AO-41 USS Mattaponi
May 5-9, 2011
Griffin, GA
 David Ford 835 Sumerset, TN,37803 865-983-4891 or
  mattaponi41@yahoo.com
AO-43 USS Tappahannock
Oct.5-9, 2011
Branson, MO
 Philip Doss P.O. Box 338 Avinger, TX 75630 903-562-1410 Zigzagusn@aol.com
AO-47 USS Neches
Sept. 10-14, 2014
St. Lewis, MO
 Johnny Hanlon johnnyhanlon@cox.net 1-918-760-7371
AO-48 USS Neosho
2006
  540-832-3307 or USSNeosho@msn.com
AO-49 USS Suamico
2004
  Orban Parker 816-257-5294 or Bob Sparling BSPARL1801@aol.com
AO-50 USS Tallulah
Not Scheduled
  Not Available
AO-51 USS Ashtabula
June 26-29, 2013
Minneapolis, MN
  Sharon Wick 952-898-3058  sjwick@frontiernet.net
AO-52 USS Cacapon
Sept TBA, 2015
Kansas City, MO
  Rick Connell 847-209-0503 or rickconell100@yahoo.com
AO-53 USS Callente
Sept. 4-7, 2014
Chicago, IL
  Norm Street 317-260-9891 or normstreet@sbcglobal.net
AO-54 USS Chikaskia
April 30-May 4, 2014
Colorado Springs, CO
  Bob Grant 781-249-5501 or bobgrant1942@gmail.com or www.usschikaskiaao54.com Combined reunion with AO-105.
AO-55 USS Elokomin
Sept 23-26, 2014
Myrtle Beach, SC
  Robert O'Sullivan, 25 Denny St., Dorchester, MA02125. (617-288-3755) or theeloman@verizon.net
AO-56 USS Aucilla
May 1-5, 2014
Tampa, FL
  Contact: Antony Flynn 386-671-1988 or 386-871-7071 or tyga141@aol.com
All hands from any years are welcome along with family and/or friends!
25th Reunion. Sheraton Suites Tampa Airport, Westshore, Tampa, Fl.
AO-57 USS Marias
May 2012
Charlotte, NC
  Todd Gillette, 448 W Lancaster Rd, Freeport, IL 61032; Phone: 815-238-8369;  E-mail: mcaanreunion@yahoo.com
AO-58 USS Manatee
May 1-4, 2014
Corpus Christi, TX

  For complete information www.ussmanatee.org/2014reunion.htm

AO-59 USS Mississinewa
2003
  Mike Mair 1-800-236-4327
AO-60 USS Nantahala
Sept 7-14, 2014
Branson, MO
 Hank O'Oconnell hankoc@gmail.com or 770-995-6767
AO-61 USS Severn
Sept 30 - Oct 5, 2014
Mobile, AL
 Wayne Williams 1-570-675-3151 or beegdblu@aol.com
AO-62 USS Taluga
2004
  James Young 302-234-7711
AO-63 USS Chipola
2003
  541-258-7453 or fasteddy@funtx.com
AO-64 USS Tolovana
Oct. 15-17, 2013
Hot Springs, AR
  Christian Wilson - info@usstolovana.org -
AO-67 USS Cache
Not Scheduled
  Pete Triplett 815-633-0917 or  w71726@aol.com
AO-68 US Chiwawa
Last Listed 2002
  Jon Strupp 763-571-4927 or j_strupp@hotmail.com
AO-69 USS Enoree

Oct. 27-31, 2014
Baton Rouge, LA


  Gaye Cline-Schooler 336-751-2777 sas1979@yadtel.net
AO-71 USS Neshanic
2003
  Robert Sitzberger 3354 96th St, Milwalwaukee, WI 53227-4331
AO-72 USS Niobrara
No Information
  Not Available
AO-73 USS Millicima
No Information
  Not Available
AO-74 USS Saranac
2007
  Charlie Kranias 717-677-9224 or charliek@superpa.net
AO-75 USS Saugatuck
Sept. 11-15, 2013
Virginia Beach, VA
  Mel Woodward 714-985-0778 or w71726@aol.com
Combined with AO-30 & AO-96.  All AO's welcome! (see our AO News page)
AO-76 USS Schuykill
No Information
 Frank R. Stewart (tatertoter83535@frontier.com) is looking fellow shipmates from the AO-76 for possible reunion.
AO-78 USS Chepachet
2003
  Russell Darling 903-892-1924 or redarling@cableone.ne
AO-80 USS Escambia
2004
  Virgil Grier 316-943-0526 or virjungrier@webtv.net
AO-81 USS Kennebago
2006
  L. Smith 920-494-1027 or Blackfly1@msn.com
AO-83 USS Mascoma
2004
 A. Blake 508-947-3009 or windsongblk@comcast.net or w71726@aol.com
AO-84 USS Ocklawaha
2003
  703-765-8819 or RAMSEEMAR@aol.com
AO-85 USS Pamanset
2005
  George Seltzer 1-414-463-2894
AO-87 USS Sebec
No Information
  Not Available
AO-88 USS Tomahawk
2007
    Not Available
AO-93 USS Soubarissen
Oct. 13-16, 2014
Nashville, TN
Tammy Beene 615-900-1230 or tammy@bestofnashvilletours.com
AO-94 USS Anacostia
2003
  Charles Ellner 609-884-4509 or cholell@dandy.net
AO-96 USS Tamalpais
Sept. 10-14, 2014
Chattanooga, TN
  inf Bob McBrayer 313-928-0398 or RMcBrayer@metroshores.net or
Mel Woodward at w71726@aol.com

Combined with AO-30.  All AO's welcome! (see our AO News page)
AO-97 USS Allagash
Sept. 4-7, 2013
Nashville, TN
  Ken Goodwin 407-862-4819 or kengash97@aol.com
AO-98 USS Caloosahatchee
Oct. 16-19, 2014
Wilmington, NC
    Mark Bienz 540-899-2974 or mbienz@aol.com
AO-99 USS Canisteo

Sept 12-14, 2014
Norfolk, VA

  Larry Wortz at 301-447-6764
AO-100 USS Chuckawan
2004
  Vic Schaefer 480-991-9771 or vsconsulting@aol.com
AO-105 USS Mispillion
April 30-May 4, 2014
Colorado Springs, CO
 Steve Dengler 217-741-6311 or stevedsr@gmail.com Combined reunion with AO-54 Chikaskia
AO-106 USS Navasota
March 3-5, 2014
Laughlin, NV

  Jim Glaze 928-565-3577 or jaglaze@frontir.net - 2013 Reunion Contact

LOOKING FOR 2014 CONTACT

AO-107 USS Passummpsic
Oct. 15-18, 2014
San Antonio, TX

  http://passumpsicao107.com/Reunion.html
AO-108 USS Pawcatuck
May 4-7, 2014
Branson, MO
  Jim Fortune jimfortune43@gmail.com
AO-109 USS Waccamaw
June 12-15, 2014
St. Louis, MO
  Norval (Mitch) Mitchell mitch0223@aol.com
AO-143 USS Neosho
Sept 26-29, 2013
Nashville, TN
  http://www.ussneosho.freeservers.com/
AO-144 USS Mississinewa
July 17-19, 2014
Pittsburg, PA
 Richard Albanese 724-843-4262 or richardalbanese@comcast.net
A0-145 USS Hassayampa
2015
Albuquerque, NM
normanbarron@live.com or call 405-590-3717
AO-146 USS Kawishiwi
Oct. 12-16 , 2014
Kansas City, MO
  John Scholl 402-228-2580 or 402-239-0038 or http://navy.memorieshop.com/Kawishiwi/Reunion/2014/index.html
AO-147 USS Truckee
Sept 18-21, 2014
Seattle, WA
 Mike Landers, 1426 Towne Lake Pkwy., Suite 102-610, Woodstock, GA 30189.  770-356-1727 mlanders52@yahoo.com
AO-148 USS Ponchatoula
May 12-17, 2014
San Diego, CA
 For information call weekdays: 817-251-3551 or Email: info@MilitaryReunionPlanners.com
AO-178 Monongahela
May 14-18,2014
Virginia Beach, VA
Scott Anderson monongahela_Reunion@outlook.com
AO-179 USS Merrimack

Sept 27-29, 2013
Chicago, IL

 Richard Wales 224-656-3790  wwwretat20@comcast.net
AOG-1 USS Patapsco
2005
  Bill Waller 757-217-2356 or walerwn@wcbeach.com
AOG-5 USS Agawam
Oct 17-21, 2011 Seattle, WA
 Richard Cypher 405-359-1513, or dcy47@aol.com
AOG-8 USS Genesee
Sept. 18-21, 2014
Providence, RI
Howard Walker - 401-539-6767 or hewlaw1@verizon.net
AOG-9 USS Kiswaukee
2005
  Contact info not available
AOG-21 USS Sequatchie
2005
  Contact info not available
AOG-50 USS Chewaucan
Oct.15-19, 2014
Virginia Beach, VA
   John (Ole) Olsen 630-323-1696 or Jlolsen1@comcast.net
AOG-55 USS Nespelen
May 5-9, 2013 Myrtle Beach, SC
Harry and Marge McKenzie 910-579-7348
harry_margemckenzie@yahoo.com
AOG-56 USS Noxubee
TBA, 2014
St. George, UT
  Reunion information: www.ussnoxubee.org (ship's website)

* The contact information was for the last known dates supplied to us and may no longer be valid. It is up to the individual ship's reunion organizers to let us know if the contact information has changed. In some instances, older reunion contact information was included for informational purposes.

USS KENNEBAGO AO-81 Note: We know of no website for the Kennebago, but Dave Weisman,S1c served aboard AO-81 from 1943 to1945.  Dave is looking forward to talking to those interestred in hearing about his naval experiences.  Call Dave in Wheeling, IL at 847-809-5988.  Contact Dave via his son, Burton, at burtoniw@comcast.net

Contact Information

Mel Woodward        
17540 Cerro Verde Dr.
Yorba Linda, CA 92886          

714-985-0778 or w71726@aol.com

 

 

 

Last modified: 17September2014 rf