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Domenic & Virginia Iammarino

We will be celebrating BANG's 71st anniversary in Cleveland, Ohio from
September 15 - 19, 2014!   Our hosts will be Domenic and Virginia Iammarino (MM 71-72).

Reunion headquarters will be at the Holiday Inn South Cleveland / Independence, OH.

TRAVEL:  If traveling by air its Hopkins International Airport (CLE).  The hotel has a free shuttle to and from the airport.  If you are driving the Holiday Inn is located at the crossroads of I-77 and I-480. Parking is free.

HOTEL:  Holiday Inn South Cleveland / Independence, 6001 Rockside Road, Independence, OH 44131

Our Hotel in Cleveland


Room Rates:

SINGLE or DOUBLE $88.00 + tax   (Rate good three days before and after reunion.)

At the hotel restaurant, Michael's Grille, you can choose from full-service dining or buffet dining at breakfast and lunch and order dinner from an upscale-casual menu.   Nearby restaurants include the seafood restaurant Bonefish Grille, Outback Steakhouse, The Winking Lizard (casual restaurant with a sports bar), Delmonico's and Bob Evans.

****** Reservations should be made by calling the hotel directly at (216) 524-8050 - ext 298.  In order to receive your special rate, individuals must indicate that they are with USS Bang Reunion  The block of rooms will continue to be held until the cutoff date of August 16, 2014.  Reservations received after August 16, 2014 will be provided at the group rate on a space available basis.******

WEB SITE: Holiday Inn South Cleveland / Independence

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS: Click For Schedule

REGISTRATION FORM: Click For Registration Form

Please feel free to contact Dom if you have any questions about the reunion.

Domenic Iammarino (MM 71-72)
(330) 656-2000
2641 Doug Ave
Hudson, OH 44236-3206

Click for Past Bang Reunion Photos


The Bang Gang Reunion Committee oversees annual Reunions which are open to all shipmates who served aboard USS BANG (SS385) during the years of her commissioned service in the U S Navy, 1943 to 1972.

PRESIDENT - Bill Fenton / 4422 Organ Mesa Loop / Las Cruces, NM 88011-8403 / (575) 532-5830 /

VICE PRES - Gene Lockwood / 512 Windsor Gate Cir. / Virginia Bch, VA 23452-2129 / (757) 340-8488 /

SECRETARY - Harry Ross / 2882 W232nd St / Torrance, CA 90505-2855 /(310) 539-2935 /

TREASURER - Ed DeLong / 894 Indian Creek Road / Harleysville, PA 19438-1005 / (267) 614-9575 /

PRESIDENT EMERITUS (Currently Editor) - Phil Beals / 2127 Oahu Drive / Holiday, FL 34691-3625 / (727) 934-9665 /