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
April 10-13,2014.



       For more information on the association, See Contact Page.

Duane Menor has created a facebook page where alumni can post pictures and comments. Go to FACEBOOK /USSCOLORADO (BB45)Alumni.

Naval Historical Center

Navy Screen Savers

U.S. Navy official website

National Museum of the Pacific War

Sister ship

Sister ship

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



Rollin Dale “Andy” Andresen  July 24, 1926 – May 8, 2005

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.

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