08/17/15: This website is still under construction.
I have added the following 4 pages:
Under “PICTURES 2” Crossing the Line and Famous Visitors
Under “SPECIAL EVENTS” USS Wisconsin Homecoming and
BB-64 April 13 – 16, 2001
I’m working on “OUR REUNIONS” and will post when all 9 pages are finished.
If you find errors, please let me know.
WELCOME ABOARD OUR WEBSITE
THE BATTLESHIP USS WISCONSIN BB-64 IS NOT MAINTAINED
OR CONTROLLED BY THE USS WISCONSIN BB-64 ASSOCIATION.
NAUTICUS, THE NATIONAL MARITIME CENTER www.nauticus.org
HAS THIS RESPONSIBILITY.
TO ARRANGE FOR MILITARY CEREMONIES OR FLAG FLYING
CONTACT THE FOLLOWING URL:
| We, the Men and Women of the USS Wisconsin (BB-64) Association, pledge our allegiance to the Men and Women of our Armed Forces.
We pray that God will watch over you and bring all of you home safely to your families.
God Bless You and God Bless America
Deacon Robert Simpson, former Chaplain, USS Wisconsin Association
THIS IS THE OFFICIAL WEBSITE OF THE USS WISCONSIN (BB-64) ASSOCIATION
We are the only officially recognized association from the USS WISCONSIN. Our goal is to maintain the history and to participate in decisions regarding the disposition of our ship. You, too, can be part of the history of our ship by joining our great Association.
This web-site belongs to all crewmembers of the USS WISCONSIN. We will try through this site to help you relive your time aboard this magnificent and most powerful battleship.
She is “THE ULTIMATE WARSHIP”
We, of the USS WISCONSIN ASSOCIATION, are proud to have served aboard this mighty Battleship.
The purpose of the Association, as stated in its by-laws, is “to foster and strengthen the fraternal, civic and patriotic bonds among former shipmates who have served in USS WISCONSIN, and their families, and to provide mutual aid to benefit to its membership.
On March 10, 1998, the President of the USS WISCONSIN ASSOCIATION commissioned this site as www.usswisconsin.org . Hopefully this web-site will enlighten all people world-wide to the awesome power and strength of all our Battleships.
We hope that this site will attract all former crew members to the USS WISCONSIN ASSOCIATION.
Since April 1944, when the USS WISCONSIN was first commissioned, she has served her country as a most formidable warship. Whether active or inactive, she was always on the ready, waiting to be called. Her military life, although short, was effectual gaining for her an outstanding list of accomplishments and a proud heritage. She served gallantly in World War II, Korea and the Gulf War.
USS WISCONSIN is berth at, Nauticus The National Maritime Center, Norfolk Virginia. Our association is thrilled with her permanent home. The ship is now partially open to the public. Refer to the Nauticus website, www.nauticus.org for additional information and admission prices.
|Join our Association and enjoy the camaraderie along with your former shipmates. Full membership in our Association is open to all former crew members. Associate membership is available to family members and battleship enthusiasts. It’s fun, it’s exciting and you get to meet your old shipmates at our biennial reunions.|
Take a stroll back in history and walk her decks once more.
Browse through over 3572 pictures.
She was and still is the GREATEST!!!
If you have pictures of your time aboard our ship, send them to me, Dom Menta.
I will scan them, put them online, and return the originals to you.
WE WANT YOU
Former Crewmembers to join our Association
USS Wisconsin Radio Club
Click on the following for additional information.
Call Letters N4WIS
Send E-mail to Dom Menta with questions or comments about this web-site. This website was established in 1998 and all contents are the property of the USS Wisconsin Association. If you desire to use graphics or other info from this website please E-mail Dom Menta