USS Towers (DDG-9) Reunion 2017 San Antonio, Texas,



Last updated on August 15, 2017

Reminder: I called the Crockett Hotel front desk and they confirmed that the reunion contract rate starting at $120 is still being honored until August 19. Reservations must be made through the front desk phone 210-225-6500 be sure to mention the USS Towers reunion. On-line reservation pricing is $170. (RAY)



Where: Crockett Hotel, San Antonio, TX (phone #: 210 225 6500)
When: Check-in September 19 th; Reunion goes thru the 23 rd

Less than one block from the Alamo. Right across the street from the Menger Hotel where Teddy Roosevelt recruited members of the Rough Riders. Additionally, the River Walk is approximately 1 and 1/2 block from the hotel. Close proximity to these areas is certainly a plus for those of us that are experiencing some physical limitations. There numerous clubs and restaurants on the river walk that offer discounts for veterans.

Complimentary hot breakfast buffet.

Room rates are as follows:(Be sure to ask them for the Towers group rate)
1.) $ 120 for a Cozy Queen
2.) $ 125 for a Standard Queen
3 } $ 125 for a King
4,) $ 130 for a Double - Double
5,} $ 150 for a King Suite

Additional Charge includes $ 20.00 a day for parking.

The reception for the 2017 Reunion will be Tuesday the 19th of September. Additionally, we will have our annual dinner on Friday evening at 7:00 pm until 10:00. On Saturday we will have our business meeting. Each of these activities will occur in the Alamo room at the Crockett Hotel..

Questions or comments: e-mail to Raymond Wong, USS Towers Association President at There is also a USS Towers DDG-9 facebook page.

See all of you in September.

Raymond Wong
President, USS Towers Association
USS Towers crewmember 1970-73