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Pirate's Cove Luncheon
Roger Carlquist has arranged a luncheon at Pirate's Cove for Friday, July 8, 2016 at 11:30. Click here for details.

Next Washington Area Luncheon:
The next luncheon will be on Friday, September 9, 2016 at the Army Navy Country Club. Social hour starts at 11:30 with the meal starting at 12:00.

  • Ty Dedman reports on Navy Getaways - Vacation Rentals at Key West
     May 29, 2016 - On a recent nostalgia trip to Fort Meyers, Florida and then through the Keys to Key West, Ty was inspired to report on quality and affordable facilities provided by the Navy for both on duty and active duty vacationing and retired members. Click here for Ty's excellent report.
      
  • Washington Area Luncheon Report
    May 20, 2016 - Dave Carruth submitted a report and Helga Smith submitted photos for the May 13, 2016 Luncheon held at the Army Navy Country Club. Click here for the report and photos. Other luncheon pictures and reports may be seen by clicking on "Class News: under "Site Map".
       
  • Harry Belflower Continues to Delight Us With More Paintings
    May 20, 2016. This time Harry shares with us two more beautiful paintings - "Stormy Beach" and "Bald Cypress".. Click here  to enjoy these delightful paintings. To see Harry's other paintings click here.
       
  • Annapolis Area Luncheon Report
    April 15, 2016 - Judy Flood submitted a report and photos for the April 8, 2016 Luncheon held at the Moorings Bistro in Annapolis. Click here for the report and photos. Other luncheon pictures and reports may be seen by clicking on "Class News: under "Site Map" 
        
  • Annapolis Area Luncheon Report
    December 8, 2015 - Judy Flood submitted a report and photo for the December 4, 2015 Luncheon held at the Heritage Harbor Clubhouse in Annapolis. Click here for the report and photos. Other luncheon pictures and reports may be seen by clicking on "Class News: under "Site Map".
       
  • Homecoming 2015
    November 2, 2015 - A Homecoming Dinner was held on October 23 at Ginger Cove retirement community in Annapolis. Thanks to the efforts of Douglas Hayman, Class of 1956, and class representatives from 1943 to 1956, a great time was had by the 106 attendees. A report and pictures were submitted by Judy Flood. More>
      
  • USNA Gate Pass Procedure
    October 31, 2015 - To save you time and possible frustration in the future, we have posted for your convenience the gate pass procedure if you wish to drive on the grounds. More >
       
  • Washington Area Luncheon Report
    September 19, 2015 - Dave Carruth submitted a report and photos for the September 11, 2015 Luncheon. Dave did his usual superb reporting and photo taking. Click here for the report and photos. Other luncheon pictures and reports may be seen by clicking on "Class News: under "Site Map".
          
  • Phil Rogers Reports on Information Tech. Endowment
     May 30, 2015 - Phil in his report has outlined the many contributions that the class has made to the Academy and the Navy. His report describes the latest - a two million dollar Information Technology Endowment. Read more>>.
           
  • Class of 1948 Operational Losses
     August 16, 2014 - Dave Carruth has copied from a plaque in Memorial Hall. the names of our classmates who were lost through operations.  He has added dates and cause of death where he had the information.  If any Classmate knows the information where question marks are shown, please let Dave know.  We commend Dave for performing this momentous task which gives us another opportunity to honor our classmates and comrades who have paid the ultimate price for our country.  Click here to view the list.  
       
  • Test Drive A Saab With John Fry
    August 7, 2014  - John has another thriller for us. This time it is at a Saab manufacturing/test facility in Finland. Click here for John's story. To see John's other stories click here.
          
  • Paul Riley - Author of "Near Misses"
    August 6, 2014 - Paul published Near Misses - A Naval Aviator's Story covering 100 years of naval aviation. Click here to see the book cover, brief description and availability.
         
  • Tyler Dedman Continues With His Essays
    July 24, 2014 – Last September we introduced Ty’s first essay, John Paul II. Today we are introducing his fifth essay, Calls Made And Not Returned,  the story of a Rear Admiral making a call on his Army counterpart  in which the Admiral arrived  by a most unusual mode of transportation. Click here to read this essay.  To view Ty’s other essays click here.
         
  • Council of Class Presidents Meeting April 2014
    May 28, 2014 - Dave Carruth reports on the April meeting of the Council in which some of the topics discussed included a large goat statue at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium and the monitoring program. Click here to see Dave's report.
The class of 1948 web site contains articles, reports and correspondence that were created by Classmates and others. The opinions of the authors are their own and not necessarily those of the Class of 1948 nor the US Naval Academy Alumni Association.