Click here for the reunions file index for the USS Bergall
 Click here for the home page for the
USS Bergall SS 320
Click here for the home page for the USS Bergall SSN 667

Calling All USS Bergall Crew,
Family and Friends!
(Now why does that guy look familiar?)

The 2017 USS Bergall Reunion will be in Nashville, TN !

Confirming list for the crew attending
(check for friends attending or let us know you're coming so we can add your name)

Do you enjoy this site?  PLEASE JOIN AND SUPPORT

WHEN: Thursday Sept 28th - Sunday Oct 1 2017

GuestHouse Inn & Suites Music Valley
2420 Music Valley Drive

Nashville, TN  37214
615) 885-4030

If you have any issues making reservations, our sales contact is Dick Redman.
extension 161  

We have a block of 40 rooms at $93 + taxes per night Thurs-Sat.
Reservations can be made directly with the hotel by calling 615-885-4030

The hotel does have an airport shuttle that runs 7am-10pm.  Please ask the hotel
for more details when making reservations.

The hotel offers free parking for those coming in by car.

WHO: All officers, crewmembers, wives and family of the SS 320, SSN 667 and S_324 and
families and friends of shipmates who are "Resting Their Oars" are also always welcome.

The Bergall Hospitality Suite has always been a hit...
so we will have one available Thursday through Saturday.

Please bring sea stories and liberty lies to share and enjoy.

Financial donations to support the Hospitality Suite are always welcome.
Cost to provide snacks and drinks is approximately $1500-$2000 for a reunion and
not covered in any fee, just through donations.

September 30 2017 (Saturday)  Time 6pm
Banquet Room at the GuestHouse Inn & Suites Music Valley

Banquet details:

London Broil in Peppercorn Sauce
Apple Almond Stuffed Chicken
Tossed Garden Salad with dressing assortment
Rosemary Smashed Potatoes Garlic
Green Beans Almandine
Double Chocolate Layer Cake with Raspberry or Lemon Crčme Layer Cake

Non Member - $40 per person / $80 per couple
Assn Member- $37.50 per person / $75 per couple

Silent Auction:  We had great auctions in New Orleans and Charleston, and we will have one in Nashville
as well. Please consider bringing something for the auction. Could be a piece of Navy memorabilia, or could
be something from where you live, like a bottle of wine, cookbook, etc.. We started this two years ago with about
a dozen items donated, and last year probably had 50+ items donated.
Any questions please email me at If you are unable to attend, but want to donate something,
we can make that work as well.

Advance contributions to the hospitality room are also greatly appreciated.

Mail to:
Bergall Association
2312 Shorebird Ct.
Chesapeake, VA 23323

If you use PayPal, Brian Daughtery can receive payments/contributions for
the Bergall Association at

The annual Association business meeting will be on 9/30, prior to the dinner...
Expected to be in hospitality suite, but details TBD.

Bryan Waller MM1 (SS)
12010-2 North Pointe Lane
Holland, MI
(616) 745-2923

ATTENDING ? E-Mail - Mike Brood so that we know when you are coming,
who will be with you, and if you will be attending the reunion dinner.
(See the top of the page and click on the attending page link)
AND DO !!!:
Downtown Nashville Transportation:  There is a third party van which will take you
downtown on the hour starting a 10:00am until 1:00am weekdays, weekends 2:00am and
return on the half-hour for $10.00 round trip

Nashville Area Activities

Gray Line Tours of Tennessee -
Jim Sandman's wife, Kim, works at Gray Line Tours of Tennessee as a tour bus driver and was able to obtain a 10% discount on any tours for anyone with the Bergall Reunion in Nashville !   Those interested just need to enter "BERGALL" (all caps) in the promo code box online ( if they sign up for a tour, or by calling 1-800-251-1864, just mention the BERGALL promo code.

Nashville, Music City –

Nashville Maps – find the best of the city at

In and Around Nashville –

Old Town Trolley Tours – Nashville’s Best Sightseeing Tour. 

Nashville B cycle – Bicycle tour.

Nelson’s Greenbrier Distillery – Bourbon Tastings and Tours, open Tuesday through Sunday.

Artisan Guitars – Not Your Average Guitar Store.

Adventure Science Center – “voted best place to take the kids when it’s raining”.

Nashville Zoo – Nashville’s #1 Family Attraction.

Opry Mills Shopping District – Over 150 stores and restaurants.

Historic RCA Studio B – “Home of 1,000 Hits”.  Nashville’s only studio tour. 
At the Country Music Hall of Fame.

Ryman Auditorium – Original home of The Grand Ole Opry.  Daily Tours.

Grand Ole Opry – shows and tours.

Belmont Mansion – Built in 1853 by one of the wealthiest women in America.

The Johnny Cash Museum – A walk through The Man in Black’s amazing life featuring the
world’s largest collection of artifacts, interactive exhibits, films and more.

BelleMeade Plantation – founded in 1807 by John Harding.  One of the largest thoroughbred
horse farms in the South, covering 5,400 acres.

Andrew Jackson’s Hermitage – Home of the People’s President.

Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum –

Historic Franklin, TN area

Franklin, TN – Rooted in Americana.  Over 100 area attractions.

Lotz House, The Battle of Franklin – Civil War Battlefield Tours.

Arrington Vineyards – open daily with wine tastings.


Click here for the reunions file index for the USS Bergall
 Click here for the home page for the
USS Bergall SS 320
Click here for the home page for the USS Bergall SSN 667