USS Hornet (CV-8, CV, CVA, CVS-12) 66th Reunion

Service: U.S. Navy / Marines Dates: Sept. 9-14, 2014 Location: San Antonio, TX Hotel: Hilton Double Tree-Airport Hotel 37 NE Loop 410 (McCullough) San Antonio, TX, 78216 (210) 366-2424 POC: Carl & Sandy Burket, Secretary Address: PO Box 108, Roaring Spring, PA  16673 Telephone: (814) 224-5063 Fax:  (814) 224-0078 E-mail: hornetcva@aol.com Web Site: www.usshornetassn.com/ All Ship’s

“The People Who Fought and Won:” Admiral Harvey Captivates Crowd at 72nd Battle of Midway Celebration Dinner

This year marks the 72nd Anniversary of the Battle of Midway, the most decisive battle in the Pacific Theater. During the pivotal day of 4 June 1942, the United States Navy managed to engage an imposing Japanese fleet and inflict crippling losses to their four carriers and surface ships near Midway Atoll. A large crowd of