Applying for membership or paying your dues is easy. Dues are $20 per year.
1. For a Mail-In Application or Dues Payment by US MAIL simply download
THIS FORM, print it, fill it out and send it back with your check.
2. Applicants & Members, NOW you can join/pay your dues online HERE! You will be directed to an online FORM to fill out your information. Upon submitting your information you will be directed to a page where you can choose the dues amount you wish to pay. When you choose the amount, a secure pop up PayPal page will appear where you can choose your method of payment.
3. Members in GOOD standing, you can update your information/address online HERE!
Membership entitles you to our quarterly Tico newsletter which keeps you up-to-date with all the association's activities. It contains news articles, historical tidbits, member reminiscences, reunion news, and naval stories of interest. You will also receive our annual roster of over 850 members which allows you to find and keep in touch with old shipmates. (It's also available online for paid-up members.)
The USS Ticonderoga Veterans Association is a non-profit Illinois corporation and was founded to perpetuate the the memory of USS TICONDEROGA CV/CVA/CVS 14, commissioned May 8, 1944 and USS TICONDEROGA CG 47 commissioned January 22, 1983 and to exchange mementos and memories of tours of duty and shall be a non-profit association.
Membership is open to all USS TICONDEROGA CV-CVA-CVS-14 and USS TICONDEROGA CG-47 personnel having served aboard these ships. In addition, membership shall be opened to other military or civilian official passengers who served aboard these ships while underway (such as flight and air group personnel, technicians, news media, space-moon shot recovery personnel, etc.). Associate membership shall be opened to relatives and friends of members who wish to participate in the association activities. An associate member shall pay annual dues and have all rights of a member except a vote in the business of the association.
The dues of the Big T Veterans Association of the USS TICONDEROGA shall be $30 per year per member for the fiscal year January 1 to December 31. Please use one of the links above to sign up. Thanks.