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Date Link Description
24-Feb-17 Reunion 2017 This page has been updated to include a link to register on-line for  the 2017 reunion May 4-7 in Chesapeake, VA.
16-Nov-16 Memorial The Memorial page of the Members Only section has been updated to include the obituary of shipmate CAPT Leland Sebring.
03-Nov-16 News Letter Fall_2016 The Fall 2016 News Letter has been posted to the News Letters section.  This edition contains information and registration form for the 2016 reunion in Chesapeake, VA May 4 - 7.
31-Oct-16 Reunion 2017 This page has been created for information and a registration form for  the 2017 reunion May 4-7 in Chesapeake, VA.
10-May-16 News Letter Winter 2015 The Winter 2015 News Letter has been posted to the News Letters section.  This edition contains information and pictures from the 2015 reunion in San Antonio, TX.
08-May-16 Ship's History Misc A page for the USS Barry (DD-933) has been updated to include a story from the Washington Post detailing the towing of Barry from her previous berth at Pier 2 of the Washington Navy Yard to the inactive ship depot in Philadelphia.
19-Apr-16 Veteran's Links A link to the U.S. Veteran Compensation Program web site containing Compensation Developments has been added to this page.
20-Jan-16 Organization This page has been updated with the name of the new association Officers.
15-Jan-16 Reunion 2015 A link to the dropbox web site containing pictures from the USS John Paul Jones Association 2015 Reunion in San Antonio, TX October 29 - November 1, 2015.
03-Nov-15 Memorial The Memorial page of the Members Only section has been updated to include the obituary of shipmate Alfred R. Olsen, Jr..
20-Oct-15 Ship's History Misc A new page contributed by Pete Maytham has been added to this section.  It contains some interesting anecdotes about the USS Forrest Sherman (DD-931), USS John Paul Jones (DD-932) and USS Barry (DD-933).
12-Sep-15 Memorial The Memorial page of the Members Only section has been updated to include the obituary of shipmate Charlie Towers.
14-Feb-15 Reunion 2015 A link to a PDF document containing information about the USS John Paul Jones Association 2015 Reunion in San Antonio, TX October 29 - November 1.
15-Sep-14 Members Only Memorial has a new page for departed shipmate MMCM Mark Brinkman.
03-Aug-14 Organization This page has been updated with the name of the new association Secretary, Frank Sholly.
09-Jul-14 Favorite Links A new link to a page entitled Underwater Travel of Submarines has been added to this page.  It was contributed by travel writer Teresa Caruso who was inspired by her niece Mary to write an article about submarine history.
15-May-14 Veteran's Links A new link to a TurboTax page entitled Tax Return Filing and Payment Extensions for the Military has been to this page, which can be found under the Favorite Links page.  Thanks to Kathy Miller for passing this link along.
24-Feb-14 DDG-53 Missile Shoot An e-mail from CDR Drew Thomson (JPJ Commanding Officer) to JPJ Association President Peter Maytham provides information on recent events aboard DDG-53, including some pictures of a missile shot.
24-Feb-14 News Letter Winter 2014 The Winter 2014 News Letter has been posted to the News Letters section.  This edition contains information about the upcoming reunion in Pensacola, FL along with a registration form.
27-Nov-13 Ship's History DD-10 The page dedicated to Charles F. Morris has had seventeen new images added, courtesy of MM1 Morris' great-grandson, Eric Prunty.
20-Nov-13 Reunion 2014 A link to the Reunion Activities page, provided as a courtesy by Beach Bum Trolley, LLC has been added to this page.
07-Oct-13 Members Only A new page, Potpourri, has been added under the Album page.  This page is used to display photographs that do not necessarily fit under any one of the JPJ hull pages.
29-Jul-13 Members Only Memorial has a new page for departed shipmate RADM Charles Lockhart.
11-Jul-13 Reunion 2014 This is a new page for the reunion in Pensacola, FL April 29 - May 2, 2014.  It provides a link to the Registration Form, which also includes information about the optional tours available.
13-Feb-13 Ship's History DD-932 A new page, Photos 1956, has been added.  The photographs included were contributed by shipmate, Walt Malzahn.
13-Feb-13 Ship's History DD-932 Another new page, POD 05-20-63, contains the Plan of the Day for 20 May 1963, contributed by shipmate Dave Silva.
05-Oct-12 Ship's History Misc A new page contributed by Paul Shanks has been added to this section.  It includes a Powerpoint presentation of Neil Armstrong's burial at sea aboard the USS Philippine Sea (CG-58) on 14 September 2012
07-Sep-12 Reunion 2012 A hyperlinked button to the Plan of the Day has been added to this page.
02-Aug-12 Favorite Links A link to Submarine Parts, Performance and History has been added to this page.  It was suggested by Nicole P., a student at the W. B. Goodwin Community Center in Springfield, PA and her teacher, Mrs. Grace McNeil.  Nicole is working on a project focusing on the History of Transportation.
21-Jun-12 News Letter Summer 2012 The Summer 2012 News Letter has been posted to the News Letters section.  This edition contains information about the upcoming reunion in Charleston, SC along with a registration form.
27-Mar-12 About The Man A new page, Horton JPJ Ballad, has been added.  This page has a URL to a YouTube video clip of Johnny Horton singing about John Paul Jones. 
21-Mar-12 E-Group/Facebook The URL to our page on Facebook has been updated.
15-Mar-12 Ship's History DDG-53 A news story from the Commander, U.S. Naval Forces Central Command about the rescue of 24 Filipino mariners in the Gulf of Arabia by USS John Paul Jones (DDG-53) and USCGC Baranof (WPB 1318) has been added to this page.
10-Mar-12 News A new section for 2012 News Letters has been added.  This section currently includes the Winter 2012 edition of the News Letter.
19-Feb-12 Favorite Links A new link to the Pacific Battleship Center in Los Angeles has been added.  Pacific Battleship Center is the future home of USS IOWA (BB-61).  The ship is scheduled to be towed to Los Angeles in May.  After the interior is suitably converted to a museum the ship is scheduled for its grand opening 6 July.
19-Feb-12 Favorite Links A new link to the USS Enterprise (CV-6) has been added.
19-Feb-12 Navy Verse The Flanders page has been updated to correct some of the previous information.
17-Feb-12 Reunion 2012 This is a new page for the reunion in Charleston, SC September 27 - 30.  It provides a link to download the Registration Form, which also includes information about the optional tours available.
11-Jan-12 Ship's History DDG-53 A news story from the January 11th edition of DEFENSE DAILY about the modernization of DDG-53 has been added to this page.
31-Dec-11 Members Only A Visitor Comments page has been added to this section.  This feature allows our members to view comments posted by visitors to the site.
23-Dec-11 Members Only Memorial has a new page for departed shipmate CDR Richard A. Christian.
19-Dec-11 Navy Verse Old Navy Christmas, contributed by Don Wall, has been added.
18-Dec-11 Ship's History Misc This section has a new page containing a photograph of U.S. Navy ships moored at Piers I & II in Coddington Cove, Newport, RI.
08-Dec-11 Ship's History DDG-32 We have a new update to the story of the rescue of Jim Devin, a sailor from the USS PORTERFIELD (DD-682).  Jim had been washed over the side in April 1969.  He e-mailed a word of thanks to JPJ Association President, Don Wall.
21-Sep-11 Veteran's Links A new link to the Social Security Disability Resource Center (SSDRC)  has been added to provide information on how to apply for disability, how to appeal a claim in the event of a denial, how to navigate the federal system, and how to avoid certain mistakes that are commonly made by applicants filing for either SSD (social security disability) or SSI (supplemental security income) benefits
17-Sep-11 Patriotic Images This image has been removed from the web site after a virus scan revealed that it may contain a Trojan horse.  If you downloaded this image we recommend deleting any copies of it and running a virus scan.
12-Sep-11 Ship's History DDG-53 A new page has been added entitled Battleship 2012, which contains a very cool video clip.
12-Sep-11 E-Group/Facebook This page has been updated to add a link to a new page for DDG-53 on Facebook.
12-Sep-11 Communications A new e-mail from a former CO now involved with recruit training.  This e-mail includes a hyperlink to a video clip showing more than 3,400 Sailors and 50 veterans gathered at Ross Field at Naval Station Great Lakes to form the "Living 100" on Flag Day. Ross Field is the original location where all new Sailors graduated from boot camp to enter the Navy. Naval Station Great Lakes is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year.
12-Aug-11 Patriotic Images A new image graces our home page.  Click the thumbnail to see the full sized version.  This composite photograph by David Ramirez shows a battleship firing a 16"-gun broadside, a color guard of members of the Armed Forces, a Navy fighter jet, the USS Arizona Memorial superimposed over the USS Missouri, the USS Kitty Hawk, and the USS John Paul Jones (DDG-32) at sea.  These images are displayed with the United States Flag as a backdrop.  Thanks to Don Wall for acquiring this picture and permission to use it on this site.
06-Aug-11 Naval Hero This new section has been added to the About The Man page.
06-Aug-11 Memorial The Memorial page of the Members Only section has been updated to include the obituary of Barbara Merrick McKechnie, wife of shipmate John McKechnie.
06-Mar-11 Ship's History Misc This page has a new page containing a video of some Very Special Moments of our troops being reunited with their loved ones.
20-Feb-11 Members Only All four ship pages (DD-230, DD-932, DDG-32 and DDG-53) plus the Friends page have been updated with the latest information.
08-Feb-11 Memorial The Memorial page of the Members Only section has been updated to include the obituary of Zarita Joy Pearson, widow of departed shipmate Grady Pearson.
07-Feb-11 Memorial The Memorial page of the Members Only section has been updated to include the obituary of shipmate Robert J. Badolato.  Notice of Bob's passing and the photographs were provided by Bob's brother, CDR Peter Badolato.
17-Jan-11 Ship's History Misc This page has been updated with the addition of a story about Bill Bower, the last surviving pilot of Doolittle's Raiders, who passed away January 10, 2011.