NATIONAL REUNION CITIES
|1953 San Francisco, California||1998 Mobile, Alabama|
|1961 Denver, Colorado||1999 Corpus Christi, Texas|
|1963 Washington, D. C.||2000 St. Louis, Missouri|
|1965 Los Angeles, California||2001 San Diego, California|
|1968 Seattle, Washington||2002 Charleston, South Carolina|
|1982 Denver, Colorado||2003 Branson, Missouri|
|1984 Kansas City, Missouri||2004 Salt Lake City, Utah|
|1986 St. Paul, Minnesota||2005 Valley Forge, Pennsylvania|
|1988 Mobile, Alabama||2006 Washington, D.C.|
|1990 San Antonio, Texas||2007 Colorado Springs, Colorado|
|1992 Omaha, Nebraska||2008 Chicago, Illinois|
|1994 Las Vegas, Nevada||2009 San Antonio, Texas|
|1995 Norfolk, Virginia||2010 Branson, Missouri|
|1996 Little Rock, Arkansas||2011 Indianapolis, Indiana|
|1997 Portland, Oregon||2012 Atlanta, Georgia|
The 2013 National Annual Reunion was held in Fredericksburg, Texas
May 24-27, 2013 in conjunction with our Annual Memorial Service.
The Final National Annual Reunion was held in Seattle, Washington
Duane Menor has created a facebook page where alumni can post pictures and comments. Go to FACEBOOK /USSCOLORADO (BB45)Alumni.
Naval Historical Center www.history.navy.mil
Navy Screen Savers www.chinfo.navy.mil/navpalib/special/ssaver.html
U.S. Navy official website www.navy.mil/
National Museum of the Pacific War www.nimitz-museum.org/
Sister ship www.usswestvirginia.org
Sister ship www.ussmaryland.org
Interview with shipmates at 2007 reunion.
This website was developed by three generations of Andresens. LR Jason, Bob, Andy
Grandson, Jason Andresen, Designer
Son, Bob Andresen, Webmaster
Shipmate, Andy Andresen – see below.
Web updates and content- Joyce Andresen email@example.com
IN LOVING MEMORY
RDM2 United States Navy September 1943 – July 1951
Awarded 9 stars for battles at Kwajalein, Eniwetok, Guam, Tinian, Saipan, Leyte, Mindoro, Luzon, Okinawa while serving aboard the U.S.S. Colorado
Andy served as Secretary-Treasurer of the association for 12 years, 1993-2005.