USS ESSEX ASSOCIATION

CV/CVA/CVS-9/LHD-2


September 11, 2001

 

 

We, the proud citizens of the United States of America, will never forget the attack on freedom by the fanatical Al-Quida Muslim extremists and the useless killing of 3,031 innocent Americans

Dec 7th, A Day That Will Live in Infamy

Did you know the Enterprise had planes in the air during the Pearl Harbor attack? click here.

More Pearl Harbor pictures and President Franklin Delano Roosevelt speaking to Congress here

Video of Japanese surrender aboard USS Missouri

Pearl Harbor, 69 years ago today

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Picture found at Yokosuka Japan Navy Base Nov 8, 1945. Photo taken by squadron leader Lt. Commander Fuchida who lead the first wave of the attack.  


 

We Support our Men and Women In

Harms Way In the Middle East

 

Kandahar, Afghanistan

 

 
Honor Flight Network is a Non-Profit Organization Created Solely to Honor America's Veterans for all Their Sacrifices






Essex Member Leonard Schlamp Had the Honor of Participating in an Honor Flight, read his letter
Neil Armstrong
1930 - 2012


Neil Armstrong served aboard the USS Essex in 1950

Neil Armstrong, the first man to walk on the Moon

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USS ESSEX ASSN ASSISTANT TREASURER
EUGENE SCHMIDT
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Note: You will no longer receive a dues notice by mail. Dues notices will be on this web site and printed in the Buccaneer only.

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John A. Yeager Diary

 

 

John A. Yeager, an Essex Association Life Member, wrote this diary documenting his experiences aboard the USS Essex during WWll

Tribute to Norb Rau

 

 

Norb Rau served on the USS Essex during World War II.  He was one of the originals who started the actual USS Essex Reunions

       Loyce Edward Deen USNR WW II (1921 - 1944)

 

 

Many Thanks to Gregg for letting us Link to this Tribute Page


Distinguish Service Award



Robert (Guns) Sourisseau

Tribute to WWII Vets

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2014 Reunion

08 September , 2014

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2014 Reunion

Buffalo, New York

Be sure to mention ESSEX REUNION

Guns Reunion Message Board

2013 Reunion Nashville Tennesse

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CV, CVA, CVS, 1942 - 1969

LHD 2 1992 - Present

 

 


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