Reunions Old and New


Reunion Information! This is it shipmates.


MYSTIC, CT 06355

Dear Mr. Cartier,

It was a pleasure speaking with you and we are excited about your interest in our beautiful property for the USS Dyess Navy Ship Reunion . We will do our utmost to make your event with us exceptional. This proposal is based on your desired dates of Monday, September 25, 2017~Friday, September 29, 2017.

The Inn at Mystic is a beautiful, historic resort of fourteen landscaped acres nestled in the heart of Mystic, Connecticut offering luxurious accommodations and all the comforts of home. The Inn consists of four unique buildings; the Main Building, the East Wing, the Mansion, and the Harbour House Restaurant. Atop the hill of our spacious grounds is our 1905 Colonial Revival mansion surrounded by serene gardens and breathtaking water views overlooking the Mystic Harbor and Fishers Island Sound.





Conveniently located off Interstate 95 at Exit 90, we are minutes away from the Mystic and New London Amtrak Stations, one hour from Bradley International Airport and forty/five minutes from T F Green Airport in Providence, RI. Boston, MA and NY City are approximately 2 hours from the hotel.

We offer an exceptional variety of gracious accommodations for your overnight guests. The Inn features
57 sleeping rooms, each comfortably appointed and offering high speed wireless internet access. Our check/in time is 3:00 PM and our check/out time is 12:00pm.

The following overnight room rate will apply over the dates of your event. All rates are subject to CT Occupancy Tax (currently 15%), per night.  Rates are subject to change, and no rooms are being held at this time:


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09/25/2016                                Run of House                          $109..00

09/26/2016                                Run of House                          $109.00 $109.00.00

09/27/2016                                Run of House                           $109.00

09/28/2016                                Run of House                           $109.00




All overnight room rates include the following:

•     Complimentary Wi-Fi in all guest rooms

•     Complimentary self/parking

•     Complimentary Continental Breakfast each morning




More info for you.. Mark down those dates.

DD-880 A USS DYESS Destroyer Ship Military Patch Tin Can  STEAMIN' DEMONUSS Dyess Association Reunion Mystic, Connecticut

September 25, 2017- September 29, 2017

  Hosted by Larry and Carolyn Cartier

Our destination for our next reunion is The Inn at Mystic-

3 Williams Avenue Mystic, CT 06355


Our Registration/ arrival date is September 25, 2017 at
1:00pm with a hospitality room available in The Haley Mansion until check in at 3:00pm.
If arriving by air there are private shuttles, or taxis,
Available to the Inn at Mystic.

The Inn at Mystic Suites room rates are $109.00 including a Complimentary Continental Breakfast. A block of rooms have been designated for the Dyess Reunion. Please mention this when you reserve your room with a credit card Cutoff date for rooms is August 14th, 2017.

We have also included information for the planned tour on Tuesday September 26, 2017 and the banquet reservation for Thursday September 28, 2017.

Please forward checks payable to the USS Dyess    Association by September 1, 2017 to: Mail to: Larry Cartier
71 Bradford Street, Abington, MA 02351


Arrival September 25, 2017: Hospitality Room in the Haley Mansion (on the hill) room opens 1:00-5:00pm

Tuesday September 26: Guided tour of the U.S. Coast Guard Academy & Self-guided tour of Mystic Seaport Museum of America and the Sea.

9:00 am
9:30-11:30 am





Depart Inn at Mystic
Tour the U.S. Coast Guard Academy
Lunch at Food Court at Mystic Seaport Museum

Mystic Seaport Museum of America and the Sea is the largest maritime museum in the United States. It is notable for its collection of sailing ships and boats, and for the re-creation of the crafts and fabric of an entire 19th-century seafaring village. It consists of more than 60 original historic buildings, most of them rare commercial structures moved to the 19-acre site and meticulously restored. England in the 19th century.
Return to Hotel

Cost $ 59.00 per person: inclusive of transportation, admissions to Mystic
Museum and driver gratuity.


Wednesday September 27, 2017 Free day to explore the many sites on your own.
Hospitality room opens at 5:00pm

Thursday September 28, 2017
9:00 am                Business meeting -Auction to follow (bring an item for the auction)       
Hospitality room opens 3:00-5:00pm



                             Garden Salad with Two Dressings
Rolls & Butter, Herb Crusted Chicken with Pan Gravy
New England Baked Cod with Cracker Crust
Yukon Gold Mashed Potatoes
Seasonal Fresh Vegetable Medley
Chef’s Selected Desserts, Coffee and Tea    
Cash bar           


                                        People with special dietary needs
Please note on Dinner Reservations

Cost $ 52.00 per person: inclusive of tax and gratuities


NAME.                                                          Guest.                                                                             
To appear on name tag(s)
Address                                   ___City                            State          Zip__________

Years on board; from.                     To______               Rate on board______
Phone (                           ) ________________                                  Email: _____________________


Tour Reservation:                             person (s) #       @ $59.00 =----
Cancellation date is September 11, no refunds after cutoff date.

Dinner Reservation: person(s) #        @ $52.00 =                  _
Cancellation date is September 11, no refunds after cutoff date.


                           Check payable to
USS Dyess Association

Mail to: Larry Cartier
71 Bradford Street
Abington, MA 02351


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