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.

NOTE: Parking is expensive and difficult everywhere in New Orleans. Valet parking at the hotel is $39 per day. If you are flying or taking Amtrack, a rental car won't be of much use in the city. You're advised to take a cab or Uber to the hotel.


HOTEL:  The Trubadour, 1111 Gravier St, New Orleans, LA 70112

Our Hotel in NOLA             Our Hotel in NOLA

 

Room Rates:

SINGLE or DOUBLE $138.00 + 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.******

WEB SITE: The Troubadour, New Orleans, LA

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:

Our 2017 reunion tour details are currently undergoing yard work.   Check back in March/April for details.

In drydock for overhaul

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
                                                                    (c) (269) 303-2108




Click for Past Bang Reunion Photos


BANG GANG REUNION COMMITTEE

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

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