Welcome to the home pages for the USS Bergall (SS 320)

Originally meant to celebrate unionized labor,
we need to remember who preserved those freedoms.
Happy Labor Day



USS Bergall, 1944-1958, she served us well.

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THE USS BERGALL ASSOCIATION !

The 2014 Bergall Reunion is happening in San Francisco this September!

Mechanical Specifications A Quick Timeline The History of Her Times
Her Launching Her Commissioning Party Her Commissioning Crew Picture
Her Commissioning Crew List Her War Patrols A historian's report on Patrol #2
A "Man's Magazine" version of Patrol #2 Liberty time, '44-'45 Swim Call in '45
War Time Decklog Highlights Her Battleflag from '45 Her Guns
Torpedo Attack Procedure Crew Party Picture, 6-'46 '46 Christmas Crew List
Early '47 Crew List '47 Christmas Crew List Stop-over at Midway in '49
Pearl Harbor, 1949, Crew Picture Feb., '50 Crew List '50 Christmas Crew List
'50 Pics in port in Pearl Harbor Mar., '55 Crew List Mar., '55 Crew Party Pictures
April '55 Boat Pictures January '56 Crew Picture June '57 Boat Pictures
'58 pics in Key West How she lost her periscope twice! Some pictures of her through her years!
Part of her came HOME! Her Patches, then and now Her Commanders and awards
  Shots of her diving (1955)
(power point)
 
 

 

 
 

--Crew Info--

 
WWII crew memories and pics Post war crew memories and pics Turkish crew memories and pics
Current Crew addresses and E-mail  Has your contact info been changed? Sailor, rest your oar!
 

 

 
 

--Reunion Info--

 
Past Reunions The 2000 Nags Head Reunion The 2001 St. Louis Reunion
The 2002 Duluth Reunion The 2003 Reno Reunion The 2004 Saratoga Springs Reunion
The 2005 Nags Head Reunion The 2006 Little Rock Reunion The 2007 Seattle Reunion
The 2008 Louisville Reunion The 2009 New London Reunion The 2010 Covington Reunion
The 2011 Warminster Reunion The 2012 Norfolk Reunion The 2013 New London Reunion
     
 

--The Bergall Association--

 
Join the USS Bergall Association USS Bergall Ship's Store The USS Bergall Bulletin Board
 

 

 
 

--Links--

 
Navy Links Other submarine related links Want a SS 320 Replica Patch?
Sub Songs by Tommy Cox   Important Asbestos Contact Info!

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Take a listen to a short sample of Diesel Boats Forever by Tommy Cox !!!
(it's almost a 2 meg audio file but it's GREAT!!!)

Click here for the Nuclear Fast Attack USS Bergall  SSN 667

Need a Bergall Cap or a Bergall Association Patch or Pin?
Click here.   The new pins are terrific!

We would like to note that of the many troops in the Gulf... some are sons of our crew.
Let me know if there's others.

We are proud that we could serve... We are proud that our sons and daughters carry the torch now. 


SSG Nick Miller, son of Harry (667), is currently in Afghanistan with the Fourth Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) “Currahee”, 1st Squadron, 61st Cavalry Regiment.
Civilian Philip Schamp, son of Robert, now at Camp Liberty in Baghdad with the US Army Corps of Engineers.
Maj. Michael Sobkowski, son of Mike Sr. (667), XO of VMFA-115 is stationed at Al Asad, "Camp Cupcake" in the Western Al Anbar province, Iraq.
Mobilized near Tikrit, Iraq... Zak Armstrong, Army Reserve, 244th Engineer Combat Battalion, son of Don, 320 crew.

Returned home safely...
Commander Chris “Gus” Ford has returned from a 2005 and 2007 combat cruise to Iraq aboard the USS John C. Stennis (CVN-74), son of Jack Ford.
Gavin Hargraves AE3 USS NIMITZ  CVN 68 returned from his 2nd Persian Gulf Deployment, grandson of Abe Kern and son of Andrea Kern Hargraves CDR USN RET
SPC Nick Miller was serving in Baghdad, with the HHC 2/506th INF, 101st ABN DIV / son of Harry, 667 crew.
Capt. Sharon Spoon (USAF) was assigned at Camp Slayer in Baghdad. Daughter of 667 sailor Robert Schamp.
Specialist Justin Snodgrass, D Company, 3rd Battalion-502nd Regiment was with the 101st Airborne / son of Michael, 667 crew... Here's a recent pic of him in uniform... click
William Longworth ETCS(SS) is currently instructor at the Submarine Learning Center in San Diego. son of Michael, 667 crew.

(Currently ALL APO/FPO addresses MUST have the 9 digit zip code to get to their oversea destination.)

"Lord, hold our troops in your loving hands.  Protect them as they protect us.
Bless them and their families for the selfless acts they perform for us in our time of need. Amen."

This site is dedicated to the men that served on the USS Bergall.
For reunion and membership information, check this web site or contact Gordie McKibben,  gordon.mckibben@navy.mil
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