Did your United States Air Force military service include time spent
at the USAF 773rd
Radar Station, Montauk Point, New York?
If so, the ad hoc 773rd Radar Squadron
reunion committee would like to hear from you!
On a warm and sunny Saturday, September the 14th, 2013, Larry Goodwin,
Rychal Kuratomi, Bruce Miller, and Richard Swartwout rendezvoused
at the Shagwong Tavern in Montauk, Long Island to reminisce about old
times and begin planning for a reunion during September, 2014.
After downing a few pints at the Shagwong, the group set off for the old 773rd
Radar site at Montauk Point. On foot, of course.
Several of the old buildings, including barracks 109, the gym,
the mess hall, the BX, Ops, and the FPS-35 tower are intact and
the entire site has been incorporated into the Montauk Point New York State Park.
The rusty, deteriorating sail still sits atop the 35 Tower, and
along with the remaining buildings brought back many memories of by-gone
So get in touch! Sit down and send us an email at
And, join us in Yahoo Groups:
U.S. Air Force, 773rd Radar Squadron (SAGE) Reunion
13 September 2014
Camp Hero State Park
Montauk Point Long Island
1000-1300 Hrs at old tennis courts on east side
of the 35 Tower.
There will be a locator showing who has signed-in
and where they are located in the park.
Formal muster: 1300 hrs at Tennis Courts.
Bring a picnic basket there are lots of picnic sites
throughout the park and the old Montauk Air Force
Station (AFS) site. Tour the park, lighthouse and AFS.
Dinner, large group at Gossman's?
or individual smaller groups at old favorites?
Sightseeing, Star Island, Yacht Clubs, Coast Guard
Gurney's, Fort Pond, 2nd House, Manor, Golf Club, Gossman's Dock, etc.
We're hoping to connect with as many former "inmates" as possible,
including those listed here along with their last known
?, Lonnie (Pittsburg PA)
Andrasko, Danny (Bridgeport CT)
Androzo, Ronald (San Diego CA)
Bingham, Marc (New Orleans LA)
Blemel, Jerry (Rochester NY)
Cavalaro, Frankie (Brooklyn NY)
Chilson, Thom (Islip LI)
Fields, Freddie (Montauk LI)
Friend, Reverend Howard & Betsy (Montauk)
Gideon, Richard (New Haven CT)
Gordon, Lee (Bronx NY)
Jacobs, Ken (Montauk LI)
Leonard, Wes (Montauk LI)
Lockwood, Dan (Orangeville CA)
Lough, John (Uniontown PA)
Means, Jim (Punxsutawny PA)
Mielnik, Jim (Virginia)
Monahan, Ken (NYC)
Morgan, ? (CT)
Nanibida, Greg (NY?)
Prast, Bill (NY)
Shanahan, John (Croton-on-the-Hudson New York)
Schifer, Greg (Texas)
Shiffano, Vince (Indiana)
Shortino, Bob Nancy (NJ)
Sosnak, Gary (Wilkes Barre PA)
Staff Sgt Ryan
Trapanese, Richard (Long Island)
Whitworth, ? (Kentucky?)
Wilson, John (Virginia)
Zukowski, Charles (Denver Co)