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ReunionsREUNIONs: "...This year the VP-45 (VP-45/VP-205/VP-MS-5) Association's next Reunion September 29, 30, October 1 and 2, 2010 in Alexandria, VA. More info on the upcoming Reunion will be published in our Newsletter or by contacting our President, Buck Jones at bpj1927@yahoo.com or Vice President, Dick Gray, at dickgray@brooksendway.com. Additional information can be found on our PATRON FOUR FIVE ASSOCIATION at http://www.vp45association.org/..." Contributed by IMHOF, P. J. "PJ" pjdaddypaddy@att.net [03FEB2010]

ReunionsREUNIONs: "...The Biennial Reunion of VP-45/VP-205 will next occur in 2004, usually in the early Autumn, and most likely this time in FL, either in Jacksonville, Florida or Pensacola, Florida. Our new Secretary, Steve Riddle, at s.riddle@ieee.org will fill us in through our quarterly Newsletter. Anyone from any of the squadrons which became VP-45 and from any of the PBM, P5M, P-3 eras is welcome to join. Contact Steve for full particulars, but our annual membership fee is very affordable, the reunions are first-class in all respects, the camaradarie is what you would expect when a large group of old seaplane crews get together. On 11JAN2003, our outgoing Secretary, Chuck Caldwell, our long-ago PPC of EE-9 when we were based in NAS Coco Solo, Panama, Canal Zone, was honored with a dinner and the presentation of a specially tailored model of his own P5BM-1 for his many years of service to the organization and for his loyalty and support. All VP-45 veterans and all members of the Mariner/Marlin Association are now able to obtain models of their specific aircraft at a very handsome price from Morrison Aircraft. by addressing gary@custom-planes.com. For those who haven't yet adopted the Internet mode of correspondence, the address can be obtained by writing Ken Gold at 8005 Wren Ave. in Hobe Sound, FL 33455. Do yourself a favor, old Shipmates, and join your squadron's association as well as the Mariner/Marlin Association . (Small investment for a large and beneficial reward.)..." Contributed by GOLD, Ken goldkr@att.net [10JAN2003]

UPDATE "...The Patron Four Five Association Reunion will be held in Jacksonville, Florida 14-17 October 2004 at the Radisson Riverwalk Hotel. For additional information contact Leo Cimino by Phone at 513-867-0593 or by E-Mail at leocimino@fuse.net..." Contributed by Steve Riddle s.riddle@ieee.org [12MAR2004]


ReunionsREUNIONs: "...00OCT96--VP-45 (VP-205/VPB-205/VP-MS-5) on Oct'96 at Norfolk, VA Contact: C.B. Caldwell, 1061 Arnold Way Alpine, CA 91901, 619-445-5072 Source: Naval Affairs Apr 95" http://home.earthlink.net/~cybernav/reunion.htm

ReunionsREUNIONs: "...00OCT98--VP-45 (VP-45/VP-205/MS-5) on October `98 at Pensacola, FL Contact C. B. Caldwell 1061 Arnold Way Alpine, CA 91901 Phone (619) 445-5072 Source FRA Web Site" http://www.teleport.com/~jgriffin/newdata.htm

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