Reunion, 2005, Augusta, Georgia


Reunion Information!

The USS Dyess 2006 Reunion
was held in Augusta, GA.


Ramada Plaza Hotel

Augusta Museum

Bob Barkalow & Joe Peters

Bill Pyshnik & Modesto Garcia (plankowners)

Herm Shade & Stephen Nanowsky (plankowners)

Hospitality Room Creed
(Compliments of Walt Larimer)

The greeters-Marie Sheffer & Jean Barkalow

Bob, Mac, Andy & Joe

Bernie Sheffer,Charlie Kelley & Gerry Grotton
Starting the tour
Rees Sanks and crew
Machine from the past

Bell from the tower

Ready for the canal trip
Joe Peters & Glen Sweitzer
Old Mill along canal
Mill with original steeple

Houses built for the people who worked on the canal

Paula Dean's Restuarant,Savanna

Waiting for lunch

The Sheffers, The Larimers & the Lehoskays

Paula Dean

Savanna River along the Riverwalk

8TH Air Force Museum, Savanna

President Roosevelt & Winston Churchill,   WWII photo

First experimental German jet

Hospitality Room

Augusta Museum


Rees Sanks & Joe Peters

Rees Sanks & Ken Moore
Col. Dyess photo at the Dyess Museum

Dyess Ships Bell and jacket donated by the late Bruce Kampe

Model of the USS Dyess DDR 880

Leaving the Museum

Herm Shade, Stephen Nanowsky and Modesto Garcia - Plank owners

Board Members: (front row): George Scatko,Bernie Sheffer, Bob Barkalow, Walt Larimer
(Back row): Dick Gault, Joe Peters, Jerry Kutcher, Ken Moore & Fred Anderson

50-55 Shipmates

55-60 Shipmates

61-70's Shipmates

46-49 Shipmates


A gala time for all

Gen.Smith telling the story of his father-in-law, Col Dyess

Bob Barkalow thanking everyone

A donation to the Augusta Museum
from the Dyess Association for the Col. Dyess exhibit room

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