Our site is dedicated to the fighting ship, USS Ernest G. Small, and the men who served aboard her. We serve as a central hub for the Ernest G. Small Association, offer news and updates regarding annual reunions, events and shipmates, and publish the official Ship’s History through both the Korean and Vietnam conflicts (as well as her significant peacetime operations).
The USS Ernest G. Small
(DD/DDR-838), a Gearing
-class destroyer, was launched on 14 June 1945 and commissioned on 21 August 1945. Shipmates
Find the most current information available regarding shipmates who served with you aboard the Ernest G. Small
The official Small
reunion was held at Crowne Plaza Grand Hotel in sunny Pensacola, Florida, October 23-26, 2014. Galleries
Our photo galleries are composed of thousands of photographs and images collected from shipmates just like you.
Stop by here to review recent news items regarding shipmates and events, posted by our gallant web crew. ‘Small Talk’ Newsletter
Our most current, quarterly-issued newsletter as well as an archive of all issues dating back to 2006.