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BMCS BLANK IS RETIRING AFTER 41YEARS OF SERVICE AND ALL CONCORD VETS ARE INVITIED!! SEE MIKE'S INFO BOTTOM OF THE PAGE:

                      USS CONCORD REUNION 8 - 11 September

  YOU CAN NOW PLAN YOUR REUNION TRIP, PROCEED TO THE REUNION 2016 PAGE AND GET ON BOARD!!

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USS Concord (AFS-5) Veterans Association's homeport on the web! This site was created for the purpose of giving Concord Veterans a place to share their stories, reconnect with long lost shipmates, and facilitate an information source for planning a reunions!  If you're a Concord sailor, please consider joining the AssociationThis includes any member of an embarked air detachment.  Click the ship's seal to go to the Join CVA page!  If your'e a visitor, we welcome you to the site honoring the finest Combat Stores Ship in the Fleet! 

Our Mission

The Association is a fraternal organization for current or former U.S.Navy members who served aboard the USS/USNS Concord. The primary purpose of the Association is for shipmates who share a common background of service aboard USS Concord to enjoy the camaraderie and to provide the opportunity for members to actively participate in reunions and other Association activities.  Please consider lending your support for the site and the Association by joining us! 

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I WANT TO JOIN/RENEW MY CVA MEMBERSHIP NOW!

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Attention Concord Veterans! - Still undecided about joining? Then you're encouraged to at least visit our Ship's Office and fill out our "members registration form" IT'S FREE,  (and while this does not make you a card carrying active member, it lets your shipmates know that you sailed Concord, and your rate / dates you served). Your personal information is safeguarded and accessible to "active Concord members" only. To register on the CVA roster, visit the Quarterdeck-Ship's Office Access page or click the "Register Now" button below.     

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 BMCS Mike Blank, (who served USS Concord as Seaman Blank back in 1974), will retire July 28th after 41 years and some change. His retirement ceremony will be held at Andrews AFB, on August 6, at 11:00 and all Concord sailors from any time period are invited to attend. If you need more information contact Chief John Trujillo john.trujillo2@verizon.net or Mike mblank1163@comcast.net for all the details.
 
 
 
Also, check our IMC page for the full story on Mike's retirement.!! 

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 "Twenty years from now you will be more disppointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover." - Mark Twain

The USS Concord AFS/TAFS 5 Association is a not-for profit and tax free organization IAW 501(c) 19. Dues \ donations however are non tax deductible.
All of our membership dues and other contributions directly fund the association functions, events, and necessary expenditures associated with maintaining our organization.

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