Richmond Council Navy League Board members

  make presentation on the USS Wasp Jan 2015

   ~ ~ ~ ~ The Richmond Virginia Council of the Navy League ~ ~ ~ ~ 


                  * Is a civilian organization, prior military service is not required. Any citizen may join.

                  * Supports members of the maritime forces;  Navy, Marines, Coast Guard & families.

                  * Supports youth programs; JROTC and Naval Sea Cadets.

                  * Supports U.S. Navy ships Carter Hall, Normandy, Gravely, & USCGC Northland

                     with donations to Morale,  Welfare and Recreation (MWR) funds, and attendance

                     at  change of command and other events.

                 * Awards programs for Sailors, Recruiters, Reservists, Sea Cadet & JROTC units.

                 * Sends care packages to forward-deployed military.

                 * Group trips; day cruises aboard ships, tours of military bases and ships and submarines

                    in port, Blue Angels Air Shows, memorial services, commissionings, and other events.

                 * Annual Golf Outing fundraiser in May. for more information and other fundraising click here

                 * Navy Day and Spring luncheons with speakers.

                 * Affiliation with National Navy Leagueand 'Seapower' magazine.

                 * Monthly Richmond Virginia Council newsletter,

                                      Dec 2015, Nov 2015, Oct 2015


Coast Guard Cutter Northland trip, Portsmouth, VA.    May 2015

                             "The Big Stick"

USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN-71), Feb 2015

  USCGC Northland (WMEC-904)

       Medium endurance cutter

          Commissioned 1984

      Homeport:  Portsmouth, VA

see website

            USS Gravely (DDG-107)

   Arleigh Burke-class missile destroyer 

               Commissioned 2010

          Homeport:  NS Norfolk, VA

see timeline

see website

            US Naval Flight Demonstration Squadron

           Blue Angels Air Show starts with the flag

            Navy teamwork in action

              Richmond Virginia Council Navy League of the United States

                                              Box 11201, Richmond, VA 23230

                                   phone 804-355-7557       fax 804-355-8778







                Presidents welcome

Our Adopted Ships


Click here for Navy League membership application

Click below for newsletter The Lucky Bag

Dec 2015    Nov 2015   Oct 2015

Click here for donation, sponsorship and fundraising information

Richmond Virginia Council Navy League

Box 11201, Richmond, VA 23230

phone 804-355-7557     fax 804-355-8778

Welcome to the Richmond Council Navy League website. Thank you for your interest.

We want to share with you our enthusiasm and support of the men and women of our military sea services; the Navy, the Marines, the Coast Guard, their families, and our related Youth Programs.

Our success as Citizens in Support of the Sea Services depends on our Membership. Please join us.

For more information, please see the activities listed below, the national 'SeaPower' magazine, our local council newsletter 'The Lucky Bag', or call us at the office 804-355-7557.

                                                         Tom Hassell

                                  President, Richmond Council Navy League

October 13, 2015. US Navy 240 years strong


         USS Carter Hall (LSD-50)

Harpers Ferry-class Landing Ship, Dock

              Commissioned 1995

      Homeport: NAB Little Creek, VA

see timeline

see website

        USS Normandy (CG-60)

Ticonderoga-class missile cruiser

            Commissioned 1989

         Homeport:  NS Norfolk, VA

see timeline

see website