September 6 - 9, 2001

Hosted by Association President Jim and Versie Durborow

Total attendance 65 with 27 Shipmates and including 5 Plankowners

      Attendees:  Jim & Ruth Blanchard; Robert & Mae Carpenter; Bill & Mary Curtis; Ken* & Lannette Dahms; Charles & Louanna DeLand; Leonard Devine & guest; Jim & Versie Durborow; Keith & Lupe Everman; Lee* & Edna Mae Fadem; Sam Glanzman & guest; Bob Hill & 3 guests; Orvin & Mae James; Art & Joanne Jarvis; Sylvia & son Tim Johnson; Joseph & Helen Kilmurray; Andy & Josie Kusch; Stan & Eleanor Lappen; Walt & Caroline Lesniak; Clarke* & Mildred Mahaffey; Mary & son Gary McIntosh; Helen McMasters; Darrell & Hazel Miller; Evelyn Norton; Bill & June Prain; Charles & Dorothy Rausch; Alice Rickman & guest Doris Graham; Bob & Maryann Schelling; Vincent & Jean Stegenga; Chet* & Ruth Thomason; Jack & Helen Veasaw; Dick* & Harriet Weston and John & Doris Yearling.


      On Friday we took a bus tour of Nashville guided by the talented "Juggs Sisters" with lunch in downtown Nashville.  In the evening we attended the Grand Old Opry and it's live radio show.  On Saturday we went to the Columbia River Landing at Opry Mills where we boarded the General Jackson paddlewheel showboat for a luncheon cruise and show down the river.  Sunday we had a morning business meeting of the Association.  The banquet was in the evening with "homegrown entertainment" highlighted by some of the shipmates wearing their old uniforms - fit or not!




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