PHOTOS FROM JUNE 2016 USS AJAX
REUNION NEW ORLEANS
National WWII Museum
Lunch and show at Stage Door Canteen great time!!!!!
Some shipmates got kisses from the girls at the lunch show. RIP Mr. Willis we will miss your smiling face.
Bob Bauman got a kiss and a rose. I think he is blushing.
Our new USS Ajax banner
Kenny Jackson brought another cake this year for the 72nd Birthday of the USS Ajax
Visited historic RCA Studio B where Elvis and other performers recorded their records.
Country Music Hall of Fame
Pontiac Firebird from Smoky and the Bandit II
War Memorial Park
Just a bunch of guys having a beer, Ron Burns, Mike Burns, Jerome McKenna, Wilford Roe and John Shattuck
Grand Ole Opry - saw Hunter Hays, Rascal Flatts,
Getting ready for the banquet and raffle
Plank Owner Bob Bolte and his grandson Chad Bigwood. Bernice we missed you.
Mitch started the banquet off with "Anchors Away". Great job Mitch.
GROUPS SHOTS OF AJAX SHIPMATES.
World War II
Women of the Ajax
A good time was had by all. On to New Orleans next June.
PHOTOS FROM JUNE 2014 USS AJAX
REUNION PENSACOLA, FLORIDA
Blue Angels Practice Show at NAS Pensacola -------
NAS Pensacola Museum....
Veterans Memorial Park
USS Alabama - Mobile, Alabama
Picture of all USS Ajax shipmates....
Holiday Inn - Bayside -
Hotel Del Coronado - Coronado Island
USS Never Sail
USS Midway -
The kissing sailor
Tour of USS Chancellorville
Flags at Base Entrance
Hospital Ship at Pier 1 the old Ajax Pier
Hornblower Dinner Cruise
Kenny Jackson and Dill Bell relaxing at Seaport Village..
Banquet was a Luau with Polynesian Dancers
Zuehlsdorf came in his original Navy uniform......
Group photo -
RAMADA HOTEL AND CONFERENCE CENTER
JOHN DEERE FACTORY TOUR
SULLIVAN BROTHERS CONVENTION CENTER
CAKE DONATED TO USS AJAX REUNION BY KENNY JACKSON-
GROUT MUSEUM AND SULLIVAN BROTHERS MUSEUM
BANQUET - PLANK OWNER BOB BOLTE AND HIS LOVELY WIFE, BERNICE
OUR GUEST SPEAKER, GRANDDAUGHTER OF ALBERT SULLIVAN, KELLY SULLIVAN LOUGHREN
The 2010 reunion was a great success in Duluth, Georgia. Hope everyone had a great time.
Downtown Atlanta - Capitol Building
Museum of Patriotism -
Georgia Aquarium - the largest aquarium in the world
Stone Mountain -
Jimmy Carter Presidential Library and Carter Center
The oval office of Jimmy Carter
The Banquet -
Tables with items for raffle ----------------------
Doing the HOKEY POKEY !!!!!!
Bob Bolte serenading the group -
Bernice Bolte cutting the rug to Bob's song......
All pictures were taken by Verna Photography - her website is www.vernaphotography.com. Thanks to Verna and her crew they did a great job.
Great time was had by all attendees in San Antonio this year. Thanks to all who attended and made our reunion a success.
All pictures taken by the photographer are on deserlyphotography.com - go to "Find your event" and look for USS Ajax 2009 Reunion 6/17/09
Tour of the San Antonio Riverwalk aboard river barges.....
Memorial service outside the Nimitz Museum in Fredericksburg, Texas to dedicate plaque of the USS Ajax on the memorial wall.
Mission San Jose
Banquet photos ----
The turtle sisters...... in Komonos
Robert Bauman - uniform he wore some 40 years ago and it still fits......
The President of the Association, Tom and his wife, Jane
Bob and Bernice Bolte - Plankowner - married 66 years ----
Magnolia Plantation and gardens
If you have any pictures you would like to share of the Ajax, please contact Thomas or Jane Judge @ TJUDGE7673@SBCGLOBAL.NET