YN1 O. PAUL PRICHARD, USN
FOUNDER, USS STRONG
Paul served board the USS
STRONG DD758 from 1958 to 1960, where he was the leading Petty Officer in ships
office, and the Captains writer. By phone calls, letters, and
ads in the veterans magazions, he put together the first reunion in Norfolk Va.
in 1987. And with the aid of some of the other members at that time.
He founded the USS Strong Association . Paul passed away in
Feb 2002 and was buried at the Quantico National Cemetery, where the
Association has erected a flagpole in his honor.
BUILDER AND PUBLISHER OF
USS STRONG WEB SITE
Don served onboard the USS
STRONG DD758 as a Radioman from 1950 to 1952, After joining the USS STRONG
ASSOCIATION, he spent hours, and lots of effort above the call of duty to build and publish this website. Through this website many old
friendships have been renewed, and many a new members have been found and joined
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