Veterans Reunion

Postponed until further notice

Veterans Reunion Information

Veterans Reunion Committee:
Major General William Matz ’61, United State Army, Retired
Lieutenant Colonel Steve Tracy '66, United States Army, Retired
Lieutenant Tom McCracken '66, United States Navy, 1966-1972
Colonel Ed Southworth '64, United States Marine Corps, Retired
Lieutenant Colonel Gordon Rowe '66, United States Air Force, Retired
Lieutenant Colonel Steve Tracy '66, United States Army, Retired
Lieutenant Colonel Bill Bock '66, United States Army, Retired
Lieutenant Tony Volino '67, United States Navy, 1967-1970
Specialist 5 Tom de la Vergne, United States Army, 1967-1970

Hotel Information:
The College has secured room blocks at the hotels listed below. Please ask for “Gettysburg College Reunion Weekend” when making your reservation.

  • Best Western – King Room $125.00 Thursday/$155.00 Friday & Saturday. Double Queen Room $135.00 Thursday/$165.00 Friday & Saturday
  • Hilton Garden Inn – Queen Room with Sofa bed $164.00 Thursday, Friday & Saturday. Double Queen Room $164.00 Thursday, Friday & Saturday.
  • Wyndham – Double Queen or King Room $164.00 Thursday, Friday & Saturday. Two-night minimum stay required.
  • Courtyard Marriott - Double Queen or King Room $164.00 Thursday, Friday & Saturday.

On-campus Housing:
Reservations for on-campus housing can be made when the official weekend registration opens in early April.

For More Information:
If you have questions, please contact Tammie Brush-Campbell in Alumni Relations at 717-337-6509 or tbrush@gettysburg.edu.

In addition to all the reunion activities happening on campus, below are some highlighted events for our veterans and guests.

Veterans Reunion Schedule

*Registration required

Day/TimeEventLocation

Friday, May 29

4:00 — 5:30 p.m.

*Panel Discussion: The Vietnam Years 1965-1973, Impact on a Nation and the College.
Moderated by Michael Birkner ’72, professor of history
Room 200, Science Center

Saturday, May 30

1:00 — 2:30 p.m.

Vietnam Remembrance Ceremony
Honoring the 14 Gettysburgians who died in service to our country.
Mara Auditorium, Masters Hall

Saturday, May 30

2:45 — 4:00 p.m.

*Veterans Reception Musselman Library

Saturday, May 30

6:00 p.m.

*Veterans Reunion Dinner
Lyceum, Pennsylvania Hall/Old Dorm