Jazz Trumpet on Bourbon Street

Jazz Trumpet on Bourbon Street

Jazz Trumpet on Bourbon Street

We will be celebrating BANG's 74th anniversary in New Orleans, LA (NOLA!) from
September 25 - 28, 2017.   Our hosts will be Jennifer Wilson, and Paul Schramm (ET 70-71).

Reunion headquarters will be at The Trubadour, 1111 Gravier St., New Orleans, LA 70112

TRAVEL:  There is an AMTRACK train station in New Orleans 1.4 miles from the hotel.  If traveling by air its the Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) approximately 15 miles from our hotel.
HOTEL:  The Trubadour, 1111 Gravier St, New Orleans, LA 70112

Our Hotel in NOLA             Our Hotel in NOLA


Room Rates:

SINGLE or DOUBLE was $138.00  now only $119
+ tax   (Rate good three days before and after reunion.)

****** Reservations can be made by calling the hotel at (888) 858-6652.    In order to receive your special rate, individuals must indicate that they are with USS Bang Reunion  The block of rooms will continue to be held until the cutoff date of Wednesday, August 23, 2017.  Reservations received after August 23, 2017 will be provided at the group rate on a space available basis.******

PARKING:  The Troubadour only has valet parking at $39 per day.  Recommended parking is at H.E.A.L. Garage, 300 Lasalle St for $31.99 for all four days. (1-504-522-5128). (This facility does NOT allow in/out privileges. You CANNOT enter and exit more than once during the four days.)
Need in/out parking?  P351 Garage, 275 Lasalle St at $72 for all four days (1-504-565-5546). Reservations can be made at spothero.com or many other websites such as parking panda or parkopedia.   NOTE: prices subject to change.
Both garages are less than 1/2 mile from the hotel. Taxi or Uber to the Troubadour is $6.

WEB SITE: The Troubadour, New Orleans, LA

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS: Click For Schedule


REGISTRATION FORM: Click For Registration Form

Please feel free to contact Jennifer or Paul if you have any questions about the reunion.

Jennifer Wilson                                         Paul Schramm
jennifer@emergencyfleetservice.com              inkazoo@hotmail.com
(313) 350-2037                                       (269) 345-0859

Click for Past Bang Reunion Photos


The Bang Gang Reunion Committee oversees annual Reunions which are open to all shipmates who served aboard USS BANG (SS385) during the years of her commissioned service in the U S Navy, 1943 to 1972.

PRESIDENT - Bill Fenton / 4422 Organ Mesa Loop / Las Cruces, NM 88011-8403 / (575) 532-5830 / ss385@ussbang.com

VICE PRES - Paul Schramm / 3402 Onondaga Street / Kalamazoo, MI 49004-1636 / (269) 345-0859 / inkazoo@hotmail.com

SECRETARY - Harry Ross / 2882 W232nd St / Torrance, CA 90505-2855 /(310) 539-2935 / harrypross@gmail.com

TREASURER - Ed DeLong / 894 Indian Creek Road / Harleysville, PA 19438-1005 / (267) 614-9575 / elk308@comcast.net

CHAPLAIN - Len Sciuto / 1408 Course View Drive / Fleming Island, FL 32003/
(904) 238-9775 / mobypequod@hotmail.com

PRESIDENT EMERITUS - Phil Beals / 2127 Oahu Drive / Holiday, FL 34691-3625 / (727) 934-9665 / pebeals385@juno.com