USS Indianapolis Legacy Organization Reunion 77th Anniversary

May 17, starting at 3pm
National Museum of the Pacific War

All events including BBQ Banquet: $100/adult; $40/child (3-12 years)

Optional 2-Day Pass (NO BBQ banquet): $50/adult; $20/child}

The National Museum of the Pacific War is excited to host the 77th ANNIVERSARY USS INDIANAPOLIS REUNION, A Denim and Diamond Celebration in honor of USS Indianapolis (CA-35) on May 17-20, 2022

Registration is required to attend the reunion and closes April 15th. You can register here:

2022 Reunion Highlights Include:

  • Tuesday, May 17: Informal Welcome Reception (late afternoon)
  • Wednesday, May 18: VIP 2-day museum pass (valid Wednesday and Thursday); a special historical Outpost at the Museum’s Pacific Zone; Finish off a great day with a special Dessert Get-together
  • Thursday, May 19: Featured rescue presentation at the Memorial Wall; “A Denim and Diamond Celebration” themed Texas-style BBQ with Games, Music & Dancing
  • Thursday, May 19: Special pre-BBQ event for Legacy Organization current members
  • Friday, May 20 – Morning gathering; Close of event.
  • Throughout the reunion we will offer:
    • Informative World War II displays
    • Featured presentations of the Legacy Organization’s current activities including:
      • Student membership projects
      • “Project 888” and the quest to compile the stories of the 879 Lost-at-Sea crew members and the 9 crew members killed in action in Okinawa on March 31, 1945
      • “Heroes in the Shadows”: the untold story of the 28 African American members of Indy’s final sailing crew
  • Educational offerings for all ages
  • USS Indy merchandise store
  • Lots of opportunities to reconnect with each other and build new friendships!
  • Plus, free time for exploring Fredericksburg’s unique opportunities in a group or on your own