Updates in the last three months
   10/05/2021 - Passing of Gary Derks IC2 59-61 noted on the Taps and Shipmates pages
   09/06/2021 - 2021 New Orleans reunion information updated.
   08/11/2021 - Passing of Steven Tryk MMFN 63-65 noted on the Taps and Shipmates pages
   07/15/2021 - Passing of Donald Cowdery EM1 62-64 noted on the Taps and Shipmates pages
   07/15/2021 - Passing of Roger Norgaard FT2 60-61 noted on the Taps and Shipmates pages
   07/15/2021 - Passing of Kenneth Cushman MM3 61-65 noted on the Taps and Shipmates pages
   07/11/2021 - Who's Coming page has been updated on the 2021 Reunion pages
   06/15/2021 - Passing of Richard Clark RM2 62-64 noted on the Taps and Shipmates pages



  Baka Hachi Shipmates Remembrances
  Association How we started
  What We Do Reunion events
  Ships History   Histories of Topeka Ships & City
  USS Topeka PG 35 The First Topeka
  USS Topeka CL 67   The Second Topeka
  USS Topeka CLG 8   Our Favorite Topeka
  USS Topeka SSN 754   The Current Topeka
  City of Topeka   Our Namesake City
  Commissioning   Brooklyn Navy Yard
  The Plainsman Examples of the ship's newsmagazine
  Deck Logs   1965-66 WestPac Deployment deck logs
  Plan of the Day Typical Plans of the Day
  Imperivm Neptvni Regis   Crossing the Equator - 1961


Past, Present & Future
  Washington 1992 The first reunion with a picture
  Nashville 1993 Cameras became more popular
  San Diego 1994
  Norfolk 1995
  Topeka 1996
  Seattle 1997
  Boston 1998
  Branson 1999
  San Diego 2000
  Atlanta 2001
  Denver 2002
  Portland OR 2003
  Charleston SC 2004
  New York 2005  
  San Diego 2006
  Indianapolis 2007    
  San Antonio 2008    
  Chicago 2009    
  San Francisco 2010 09/15/11 Photos added
  Washington, DC 2011 09/07/11 Photos Added
  Madison 2012 09/17/12 Photos Added
  Long Beach 2013 10/10/13 Photos Added
  Savannah 2014 10/28/14 Who's Coming page updated
  Colorado Springs 2015 10/19/15 Reunion photos added
  Sedona 2016 11/08/16 Pages updated
  Buffalo 2017 11/05/17 Who Came page updated
  Philadelphia 2018 09/03/18 Reunion Photos Added
  Rapid City 2019 10/24/19 Reunion photos added
  New Orleans 2021 09/06/21 Reunion Cancelled due to Hurricane Ida
  Quartermasters 2006   Gathered at Lake Tahoe

Photo Gallery

Photos from now and then
  Reunions   Now
  Divisions 09/23/11 Moved to Shipmates  
  Ports of Call 04/07/12 Photos added to At Sea pages
  Calendar Pictures 1996   from the Association calendar
  Calendar Pictures 1997   from the Association calendar


Information about Shipmates
  Departments 03/25/18 Department/Division Info, & Shipmate's photos
  Changes 02/04/15 Make changes to member information
  Welcome Aboard 06/15/2021 Welcome them
  E-Address 11/25/20 Page disabled due to privacy concerns
  Locator 10/05/2021 Locate them by state
  Rank 04/27/2021 Locate them by rank
  Rate 10/05/2021 Locate them by rate
  Binnacle List   Sick Call
  Taps 10/05/2021 Shipmates - Final Voyage
  Plank Owners 10/05/2021 Ships Detail at the time of recommissioning
  Reporting on Board 08/28/2011 Dues & Registration Info

  News & Misc.

  Dues and Membership 10/19/14  
  Topeka and Facebook 08/22/16  
  Subic Bay Revisited 05/17/13  
  40 Years Ago   Tales - Tall & True
  Mail Call 03/05/11  
  War Mail 01/15/08 Misc. mail received - Includes Iraq & Israel
  Naval News 05/06/10 Navy - in the News
  Association Officer Changes 09/07/11
  Mystery Mug 09/15/12
  Miss USS Topeka 1946 03/02/12
  New Webmaster 07/01/11
  Newsletters 04/16/2021 Current & Old
  Official Business 10/27/08 Association Business
  Ship's Bell 08/16/13 Photos added
  Today In Naval History Daily
  USNCSA   U.S. Navy Cruiser Sailors Association
  Vietnam Virtual Wall 07/31/13  

Misc Items

  Beach Group     Landing Party School - 1960
  Ships Store 04/21/2018   USS Topeka items for sale
  Links 11/26/2015   Other Navy sites - Veterans health and Retirement
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