ASSOCIATION BYLAWS HAVE BEEN UPDATED

ASSOCIATION BYLAWS HAVE BEEN UPDATED

The USS STERETT Association Bylaws approved by the general membership during the San Antonio Reunion are now available. Please contact the Association at membership@sterett.net if you wish to obtain a copy (members only). If not a member, please consider joining the...
May 2022 BITTS from President Burton Dietz

May 2022 BITTS from President Burton Dietz

Ahoy Shipmates!  We have slipped our moorings in San Antonio and are steaming full speed ahead to San Diego in 2023, probably April, but more details very soon.  Check your email (and you spam folder) or visit Bitts — Sterett Association to continue reading.
Election Results/Next Reunion Site

Election Results/Next Reunion Site

Congratulations to the newly elected and appointed USS STERETT Association Officers for our upcoming deployment towards the next port-of-call in the Spring of 2023 in San Diego, CA (dates TBD)!!! President Burton Dietz (YN3, 70-72) Vice-President James...
Last edition of Bitts

Last edition of Bitts

STERETT Family, the last edition of Bitts has been posted here Bitts — Sterett Association.  Truly an honor to have served as the USS STERETT Association’s president!!!
Battle of Dong Hoi

Battle of Dong Hoi

On 19 April 1972, USS STERETT (DLG 31) and three other ships were attacked by North Vietnamese forces.  The Chief of Naval Operations, then ADM Elmo R. Zumwalt, described the Dong Hoi battle as an “outstanding combat action.”  He messaged the ship’s...