USS Donner Memorial Association, Inc.
A Florida Non-Profit Corporation
USS Donner Memorial Association
316 Breckenridge Oval
Elyria, OH 44035


Founder & First President & Host 1st Reunion (Hamel, IL)
Tom Nelson BM3 1934-2008

Board Member

Mike Stefanidis,  President, 631-281-7648 or email
George Hovey, Vice President, 419-433-2062 or email
Dennis Heimbach, Secretary, 610-775-7539 or email
Gerald Tesar, Treasurer, 386-837-2974 or email

Committees

Pete Fahle, Membership Chairman, email
Cpt. John E. Stewart USNR, Ret.Officers Membership, 910-452-1616 or email
Al Halfrey, Newsletter Editor, 978-836-1010 or email
Harry Watts, In Memorian Service Chaplin, 717-367-4712 or email
Alexis Fahle, Association Photographer
Peggy Winter,  Womens Auxiliary, 843-893-3469

Webmaster: vacant

Note:  Please include your address and phone number with all correspondence


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TAX DEDUCTIBLE under tax exemption IRS 501(c)(3)
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USS Donner Memorial Association
$15 Annual Dues
May 1, 2013 through April 30, 2014 
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USS Donner Memorial Association Mission: To provide information and hold reunions for former shipmates of the Ex-USS Donner LSD-20. Preservation of the Donner's history. Educate young men & women about US Naval and Marine Amphibious Forces by commemorating her service from 31 July,1945 through 31 December,1970 and as a tribute to The Gator Navy. 

ANCHORS A-WEIGH

ANCHORS A-WEIGH MY BOYS ---
ANCHORS A-WEIGH
FAREWELL TO COLLEGE JOYS
WE SAIL AT BREAK OF DAY
DAY -- DAY -- DAY

ROLL OUT THE T.N.T.
ANCHORS A-WEIGH
SAIL ON TO VICTORY
HERE'S WISHING YOU
A HAPPY VOYAGE HOME !!

THE MARINE's HYMN

From the halls of Montezuma,
to the shores of Tripoli
We will fight our country's battles in the air, on land and sea.

First to fight for right and freedom,
and to keep our honor clean.
We are proud to claim the title
of United States Marine.

Flag designed by Jerry Tesar, presented to the Donner members at the 2011 Reunion
Reunion Norfolk Virginia  May  2014