The 30th annual USS Gearing reunion was held in
Tampa, Florida from April 26 to 30, 2017,
hosted by Leo Dougherty (RM2 67-68).
Thank you Leo!!

Home base was the Crowne Plaza Tampa Westshore Hotel.
Side trips were made on Thursday and Friday to the Museum
of Science and Industry, the Dali Museum, and the Florida
Acquarium. A Tampa Bay cruise on the Yacht Starship included
the memorial service saluting departed shipmates.

Ken Baker (ETN2 63-64) has provided a selection of reunion photos.
Thank you Ken!

  • 26 photos: Hotel hospitality room, side trips, yacht trip and memorial service, auction and banquet.

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