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aboard the 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.    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!

TELL ME WHEN MY MEMBERSHIP EXPIRES!

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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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Blue Tumbling Jack Our Spring 2021 "Spotlighted member" is Tom Pappanastasiou (RM2 70-72). Tom was chosen this quarter after he contacted me wishing to contribute photos he found that had been packed away for many years. I thanked him for his contribution and requested he share his story as our SLM this quarter. 


    
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  Tom "Pappy" Pappanastasiou 

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 Read his story at our "Spot Lighted Members" page,   Click Below

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