RUSH at Anchor. Circa Early 1950s. Courtesy of Joseph Koye (1930-1984)
RUSH at Anchor. Circa Early 1950s. Courtesy of Joseph Koye (1930-1984)

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REUNION 2015 will be held in the Baltimore area from Sunday, September 20, 2015 thru Thursday, September 24, 2015, at the BWI Marriott, 1743 West Nursery Road, Linthicum Heights, Maryland. Check here back soon for additional information. Also check Rush Gram 78 for information on tours and on the hotel. The cut-off date for reservations is Tuesday, September 01, 2015.

For detailed information visit our REUNION page. You will find detailed information on Reunion 2015, including links to reserve a room at the hotel, information about Baltimore and offered tours.

Once again we will have an "Early Registration Contest". All RushMates who register for their room for the reunion by April 30th, 2015 and who stay for the four nights of the reunion, will qualify for the drawing. The grand prize winner will get 4 free nights at the hotel. The runner up will get one free night at the hotel. Be sure to register early. Early Registration Contest cut-off date is Midnight of April 30, 2015.

We would like to remind everyone who may be interested in attending REUNION 2105 that membership in the USS William R Rush Association is NOT required as a criteria for attendence. Those who are not members are most welcome. We will, of course, ask you to join but, you will not be required to join. EVERYONE is welcome to attend!

The webmaster hopes that each and every one of you have a successful, fruitful, healthful 2015. Keep your fingers crossed! Maybe this new year will be better than the last two.

Please remember, if you have ADOBE READER on your computer and you have an an EMAIL address, to contact Jim Hocking. He will be happy to add you to the email distribution list for the RUSH GRAM. Norm Porterfield will be happy to lick one less stamp and stuff one less envelope!

Members are encouraged to provide articles for publication in our newsletter, the RUSH GRAM. Any one who would like to contribute an article, small or large, please contact Jim Hocking.

CALL FOR PHOTOGRAPHS!! Please send CDs or Thumb Drives or DVDs containing digital images of your photographs from our REUNION 2013, Charleston, South Carolina. The webmaster will post the photos and return, as desired, items sent to him.

When you notice an error with something on the website, please let me know! Yo, Mr. Editor: The proper spelling for the word meaning "a period of ten years" is DECADE not DECAD!!! OOPS!! THANKS!!

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