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USS San Francisco Memorial Foundation
C/O Art Curtis
P.O. Box 318063
San Francisco, CA 94131-8063

Art Curtis:





USS San Francisco
Memorial Foundation

The Foundation is a Federal 501 (C) (3) non-profit charitable organization. Our mission is to inculcate Patriotism, defend the United States of America and its Constitution, and to conduct a Memorial Service each year on the Memorial Day Weekend, honoring those men who served and who died serving America.

The Foundation shall honor all US Navy and US Marines who fought on Land, Sea and the Air above, and all other American war ships that joined together to give support during each engagement.

We fought the War - Peace and Freedom was the reward.

USS San Francisco Memorial Foundation

P.O. Box 318063

San Francisco, California 94131-8063



Directors of the Foundation

President: Maj. Eugene E. Redding, USMCR (Ret.)

*Vice President: Chief Johnny Johnson, USN (Ret.)

Secretary/Treasurer: LCDR Arthur W. Curtis, USCGR (Ret.)

Other Directors (* Indicates a Founding Director)

*Maj.Gen J. Michael Myatt USMC (Ret.)
*RADM Thomas F. (Tom) Brown III USN (Ret.)
*RADM Douglas M. (Doug) Moore USN (Ret.)
CAPTM. Kristine Carlock USN (Ret)
*CAPT Stanley E. (Stan) Ellexson USN (Ret)
*CAPT Martin B. McNair USN (Ret)
*CAPT Robert L. (Bob) Hobson USN (Ret)
CAPT Dennis Murphy USN (Ret)
*Lt. Peter R. Hope Royal Navy
*Sgt. Donald F. Reid USMC (Ret.)
Mr. John Ward Son of a Shipmate
CDR Jack G, (Jack) Wallace USN (Ret)
*CW2 John D Garvey CASMR
*Lt.Col. John R. Stevens USMC (Ret.)
MM2 (N) John A. McKnight USN
Mr Jeffery Dunning National Park Service (Ret.)
Mr. Mark Flegel President - Flegel Enterprises
Mrs. Christina M. Ramos Regent, NSDAR
Mr. John R. (Steve) Stevens II  
Ms. Linda Matsumura  

Other Founding Members of the Foundation

*Sgt. Vincent Rios USMC (Ret.)
*Sgt. Don Jardin USMC (Ret.)
*Col Glenn Adams Marine Corps League

Honorary Members

Ms. Sandra Melander Foundation Web Master
Col Glenn Adams USMC (Ret.)
Sgt.  Vincent Rios USMC (Ret.)


A very Special, Thank You, to the volunteers who contribute so much time, they give support to the Foundation

For the awesome granite monuments at the USS San Francisco Memorial at Lands End our thanks to:

Leon Rader, Master Sculptor, for the beautiful artwork
Mike Mills family and Rudolph & Slutten Const. Co.

and finally to:

Lt Peter R. Hope, RN, Historian, Naval Order, S.F. Commandery

Maj. Gen J. Michael Myatt, CEO, Marines Memorial Association

QM2 Vidal Estrada, USN (Ret.)

Sandra Melander, our great Web Master.

Thanks to All!

Chief Johnny Johnson

21 June 2014

USS San Francisco photo

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