Official Website of the United States Naval Academy Graduating Class of 1974, Annapolis, Maryland

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45th Reunion

40th Reunion


30th Reunion


Class Officers

President: John Yaeger

Vice President: Rusty Yeiser

Treasurer: Earle Babcock

Secretary: Roger McEvoy

USNA ’74
Class Leadership
Communication Practices


'74 Book Club

Featuring books authored by our classmates


Sea Stories
by VADM Doug Crowder

To Hoist a Symbol Hue by Larry Turner

Other books by Larry:
Our Elizabeth

Tall Oaks: Living the Retirement Dream

It Starts With You: Turn Your Goals Into Success
by Fred Stuvek Jr.

Also by Fred, to be released 9/21:
The Experience of Leadership


Camp Lejeune Command
by Ken Dunn

Books featuring our classmates
Adak: The Rescue of Alfa Foxtrot 586 by Andrew C. A. Jampoler

An account of Ed Caylor and his flight crew's desperate battle against the sea after ditching their P-3, and the heroic efforts to rescue them provide an engrossing true story of survival. Many other '74 classmates appear in this book.


Heroes Lost and Now Found Vol II - Author Ron Wilson is offering complimentary copies of this book to any interested alumni. Heroes Lost and Now Found- focuses on graduates of the USNA who died during World War II. All the books are in a large 9 x 12 format (similar to a yearbook) and include numerous photographs and illustrations, as well as excerpts from historical Lucky Bags, Logs, and Tridents. Here is a link to his website, which provides more information on the series- Any interested alumni can contact him at:



Plebe Year Plus 3
By Shawn Smith '74
Reflections from 1st Class Year



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