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  • Former Prof of Naval Science Sponsors Gift...

    I am confident that the newly commissioned ensigns from Marquette will benefit from membership in the Institute,” Dave says.  “As these young men and women begin their naval careers, I want them to have the same advantages that USNI membership brought me.  The Institute is...

    David Chomeau, a retired St. Louis insurance executive
  • In Her Own Words: Ingrid S. Beach

    Between the splendid books offered by the Naval Institute Press and the stirring videos from the “Americans at War” series, I am struck by how well the Institute is keeping abreast of modern technology and incorporating high-profile techniques into its publishing business.  But...

    Ingrid S. Beach
  • In His Own Words: John T. Pigott

    I thoroughly enjoy Proceedings and Naval History magazines.  The continuation of their robust health is a major reason why I have, over many years, given as generously to the Naval Institute as I could—and will continue to do so.  I might add that in 1944 I was a commissioning...

    John T. Pigott
  • Grateful to Serve

    “Grateful to serve my God and Country in the nuclear Navy. Go Nuke!”

    Alan Park
    United States Navy
  • In His Own Words: Earl F. Rippee

    Over the years, I’ve taken satisfaction in supporting the Naval Institute. I don’t always like what I read in its publications and hear at its seminars, but I am proud to do my part to make sure everyone—no matter how much I disagree with what they say—has a place to air...

    Earl F. Rippee
  • Naval Photos

    Thanks to the USNI I was able to purchase photos of the ships my Dad served on during his 10+ years of Naval Service.

    Kevin Johnson
  • Rep. Forbes Thanks the Naval Institute

    I thank the Naval Institute for the great work its done for some 140 years. I¹m blessed to have supporting me an incredibly gifted young staff, and I was thinking how great it¹s been for the Naval Institute throughout all these years to give this kind of...

    Representative J. Randy Forbes (R - VA)
  • U of I NROTC Gift Memberships

    Digital-media entrepreneur and author Christopher P. Michel of San Francisco has agreed to underwrite Institute memberships for midshipmen in the NROTC unit at the University of Illinois for the next several years.  A former naval flight officer, Chris received his commission through this...

  • A Mother’s Support of her Marine Son: Going...

    Now, more than ever, there is a critical place for an organization such as the Naval Institute that encourages debate on all sides of an issue.  I decided to further support [my son’s] career choice in one of the few ways available to me—by making a gift to the Institute. ...

    Ruth Ann Raup

Club 2005

The Leadership Club -- 2005
  • Rear Admiral Fred L. Ames, USCG (Ret.)
  • Major General William Anders, USAFR (Ret.)
  • Commander George R. Atterbury, USNR (Ret.)
  • Captain Benjamin B. Baker, USCGR (Ret.)
  • Mr. Charles F. Barber
  • Rear Admiral Charles J. Beers, Jr., USN (Ret.)
  • Mr. Sherwood C. Blake
  • Captain Frank L. Boushee, USN (Ret.)
  • Commander David L. Brower, USNR (Ret.)
  • Captain Ben C. Byrnside, USN (Ret.)
  • Mr. John K. Castle
  • Rear Admiral Dirk J. Debbink, USNR
  • Mr. Donald R. Dixon
  • Captain John C. Doherty, USN (Ret.)
  • Mr. Mark E. Dowhy
  • Mr. Arthur W. Edwards
  • Mr. Thomas Egan
  • Captain Wayne R. Fritz, USN (Ret.)
  • Rear Admiral Andrew A. Giordano, USN (Ret.)
  • Mr. Alan C. Goudy
  • Mr. Kent Halvorsen
  • Admiral Thomas B. Hayward, USN (Ret.)
  • Commander Edward C. Hines, Jr., USN (Ret.)
  • Major Bruce H. Hooper, USMCR (Ret.)
  • Lieutenant Commander Lawrence B. Hunt, USN (Ret.)
  • Rear Admiral Gustave N. Johansen, USN (Ret.)*
  • Mr. J. A. Johnson
  • Captain Harry W. Konkel, USN (Ret.)
  • Captain Lionel Krisel, USN (Ret.)
  • Captain Lloyd G. LeCain, USNR
  • Mr. Del Lewis
  • Captain Paul G. Linaweaver, Jr., USN (Ret.)
  • Mr. Donald C. McGraw
  • Mr. William R. MacIntosh
  • Mr. Dan McKinnon
  • Mr. Philip W. McMahan
  • Mr. Robert S. Madden
  • Mr. Danno F. Mahoney
  • Mrs. Angie F. Marshall
  • Mr. Patrick J. Moran
  • Mr. Joseph M. Murphy
  • Vice Admiral Raymond E. Peet, USN (Ret.)
  • Lieutenant Commander Jason M. Pilalas, USNR (Ret.)
  • Lieutenant Commander Thor H. Ramsing, USNR (Ret.)
  • Mr. Ronald F. Randall
  • Admiral J. Paul Reason, USN (Ret.)
  • Lieutenant Commander James A. Roberts, USNR (Ret.)
  • Mr. Kimball Smith
  • Captain Nepier V. Smith, USN (Ret.)
  • Lieutenant Jonathan F. Solomon, USN
  • Mr. Andrew F. Tabas
  • Mr. Andrew C. Taylor
  • Admiral Stansfield Turner, USN (Ret.)
  • Rear Admiral M. D. Van Orden, USN (Ret.)
  • Rear Admiral Sidney A. Wallace, USCG (Ret.)
  • Mr. Howard R. Weiss
  • Captain James E. Wise, Jr., USN (Ret.)
  • Chief Petty Officer Vincent D. Wixted, Jr., USCG (Ret.)
  • Mr. Herman Wouk
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