USS Little (DD 803) a WW II Fletcher Class Destroyer sunk on May 3, 1945 by four Kamikaze aircraft off the coast of Okinawa while stationed in Picket Station 10.

2017 U.S.S. Little DD803 Reunion # 33

When: May 4 – May 7, 2017

Where: Charleston, SC

Hotel: Hilton Garden Inn, Charleston Airport

Host: Ron & Pat Smith



Thursday, May 4th

3:00 pm – ??   Registration and Welcome (Cypress 2 Room)

3:00 pm          Hotel Check-in

6:00 pm          Dinner on your own


Friday, May 5th

6:00–9:00 am   Complimentary Breakfast in Restaurant

9:00 am            Board bus (Patriot’s Point Tour & Lunch)

9:45 am            Wreath ceremony at Patriot’s Point-USS Laffey

10:15 am          Explore USS Yorktown, Maritime Museum and Clamagore, at your own pace

12:00–1:30 pm Lunch at CPO Mess aboard USS Yorktown

1:30 pm            Board bus to hotel

2:00-6:00 pm    Leisure and Dinner on your own

7:30 pm            Raffle in Hospitality Room (Cypress 2 Room)


Saturday, May 6th

6:30–9:00 am    Complimentary Breakfast Buffet in Restaurant

9:00–11:00 am  Board bus (Historic Charleston Tour)

11:00–1:30 pm  Browse Market Square area, unique shops, boutiques and restaurants.

                            Lunch on your own

1:30 pm             Bus departs for hotel

2:00–5:30 pm    At your leisure or Hospitality Room (Cypress 2)

5:30–9:00 pm    Cocktails / Banquet (Cypress 1)


Sunday, May 7th

6:30–11:00 am  Complimentary Breakfast in Restaurant

9:00 am             Board Meeting – Hospitality Room (Cypress 2)

11:00 am           Farewells and Hotel Check Out