50 YearsGraduation
June 5, 1963-2013

The Official Page of the Class of 1963
Dedicated to that group of 1,206 young men who arrived in Annapolis, Maryland, "...where Severn joins the tide..."  on 7 July 1959 and the 876 who graduated on 5 June 1963, forever linked

Welcome Aboard
For complete main site contents, proceed to

The Wardroom

Popular Pages Quick Look

Electronic Lucky Bag Classmate Current Biographies
Company Pages/Locator Maps Last Call
Weddings Hot News
Shipmate Class Foundation/CAE
Class Reunions Marching to Class
Pride and Tradition
Class Valor
Classmate Memories
Lest We Forget
Vanity License Plates

The Class of 1963 Legacy Project
'63 USNA Center for Academic Excellence

Site Map

The 50th Reunion is History and was the best yet.
Go to Reunions for information on future events as it becomes available.

Recently Changed Pages

5/26/15 Shipmate--July-August column published
5/24/15 Tradition/Lest We Forget--Bob Abate: World War II interviewer: 'Every day is Memorial Day'
5/24/15 13th Co. Map--Jerry Huss email
5/24/15 Current Bio--Jerry Huss email
5/22/15 10th Co. Map--Chet White email
5/22/15 Current Bio--Chet White email
5/21/15 Tradition/Memories--Dick Jones' story of a Marine pilot lost over Vietnam
5/19/15 Deceased Data--Added Find a Grave page link to Bill Fitzgerald's page
5/18/15 Tradition/Memories--Dick Jones' story of NAAS Meridian, Civil rights and the KKK
5/18/15 Tradition/Memories--Dick Jones' tale of Cubi Point liberty
5/16/15 12th Co. Map--Denis Meredith email
5/16/15 Current Bio--Denis Meredith email
5/14/15 Tradition/Memories--Dick Jones' hitchhiking adventures
5/14/15 Hot News--Randy Orlowski about meeting classmates.
5/13/15 Deceased Data--Jack Donegan died 5/11/15
5/13/15 Last Call--Jack Donegan died 5/11/15
5/13/15 8th Co.--Jack Donegan died 5/11/15
5/11/15 8th Co. Map--Dave Oliver address
5/11/15 Current Bio--Dave Oliver address
5/9/15 Tradition/Midshipman Memories--The 1962 Drag's Handbook
5/9/15 Tradition/Midshipman Memories--Class of 1963 Graduation Announcement
4/30/15 Hot News--Joe Lederhaas internment 5/7/15
4/23/15 Hot News--Next DC Area luncheon
4/21/15 Weddings--Added Dick Jones photos.
4/18/15 Deceased Data--Niles Iannone obituary added
4/18/15 Hot News--Service for Niles Iannone
4/17/15 Hot News--Service for Virgil Markus
4/17/15 Shipmate--MayJune column published
4/17/15 Last Call--Niles Iannone died 4/16/15
4/17/15 23th Co.--Niles Iannone died 4/16/15
4/15/15 Deceased Data--Added two photos and next of kin to Reed Farrington
4/15/15 Deceased Data--Jerry Prather died 4/11/15
3/28/15 Last Call--Jerry Prather died 4/11/15
4/11/15 13th Co.--Jerry Prather died 4/11/15
4/1/15 Tradition/Lest We Forget--Robert Abate helps WWII Vet get Diploma
4/2/15 Deceased Data--Charlie Stubbs--added obituary
4/2/15 Hot News--Service for Charlie Stubbs
4/2/15 Current Bio--Mike Harman email
4/2/15 4th Co. Map--Mike Harman email
4/1/15 Tradition/Lest We Forget--Added Robert Abate's Interview with an Okinawa vet
3/31/15 Last Call--Charlie Stubbs died 3/31/15
3/30/15 Current Bio--Richard Wyttenbach-Santos updated resume (at page bottom)
3/30/15 Deceased Data--Virgil Markus--added obituary
3/30/15 Current Bio--Richard Wyttenbach-Santos address
3/30/15 4th Co. Map--Richard Wyttenbach-Santos address
3/30/15 Hot News--Committal Service for Richard Bachmann
3/30/15 Hot News--Committal Service for Virgil Markus
3/24/15 Deceased Data--Jimmie Ray Slaughter died 3/21/15
3/28/15 Last Call--Jimmie Ray Slaughter added date of death 3/21/15
3/28/15 Tradition/Lest We Forget--Added Ring of Valor Film
3/26/15 Hot News--Book:Heroes Lost and Now Found
3/7/15 12th Co. Map--Jim Czerwonky email
3/24/15 Last Call--Jimmie Ray Slaughter died TBD
3/24/15 10th Co.--Jimmie Ray Slaughter died TBD
3/24/15 Last Call--Virgil Markus died 12/30/14
3/24/15 24th Co.--Virgil Markus died 12/30/14
3/24/15 Deceased Data--Virgil Markus died 12/30/14
3/16/15 Last Call--Clark MacKinnon died 3/4/15
3/16/15 Deceased Data--Clark MacKinnon died 1/22/15

Complete Class of 1963 statistical data including class make up, attrition and class standing is found in the "Annual Register of the United States Naval Academy 1963-1964". Click Here to read it online

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Class of 1963 Officers

President: Spencer Johnson
Vice President:   Jim Ring
Secretary:   Mike Shelley
Treasurer: Al Sherman

  Class of 1963 Foundation

President: David Puckett

Class of 1963 Web Page
Webmaster:  Steve Coester

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