Military news for Tuesday, March 12, 2013

Posted March 12, 2013, at 3:48 p.m.

A reunion of all ship’s company and embarked Navy and Marine Corps personnel of the USS Iwo Jima (LPH2/LHD7) will be held Oct. 2-6, Crowne Plaza Hotel, San Diego, Calif. Contact Robert G. McAnally, 152 Frissell St., Hampton, Va. 23663 or 757-723-0317 or The website is

A reunion of all USS Boston shipmates, crew and members of all U.S. Navy ships named Boston will be held July 11-14, in Albuquerque, N.M. The name Boston represents a line of seven ships dating to 1776. For details, contact USS Boston Shipmates Inc., Arthur L. Hebert, secretary, 2047 Milesville Road, Elon N.C. 27244-8929; telephone 603-672-8772. Website is