TCVA Membership

Dear TCVA Member,


Over the past years TCVA has been successful in many community events 


Successful events planned:

  • 891 Display in Pensacola at the National Naval Aviation Museum

  • Pax River Museum Display

  • Collecting TACAMO Artifacts - ongoing

  • TACAMOPAC Crew 4 Families Gathering at VQ-3 Command

  • Boneyard Safari Gathering to remove and collect TACAMO Herc plane parts

  • Reunions - Destination reunions celebrating TACAMO History


Community-building activities facilitated:

  • 2013 Reunion - Seattle reunion united TACAMO and Boeing members who worked on the E6.

  • Crew 4 Quest: Recognition to TACAMOPAC Crew 4 

  • TACAMO Fallen Memorial Stone placement in The National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific 

  • TACAMO Artifacts from members

  • NAS Oklahoma Reunions - 2012 & 2017 reunions building relationships with TACAMO active duty members

  • VQ-3 History Board - TCVA Ribbon Cutting for the FIRST Museum Display at Naval Air Museum Barbers Point

  • Recognition to Personnel Support Detachment now Customer Support Detachment (CSD), Established 25 years ago

  • Recognition to the Founding Members of TACAMO Survivors Association

  • LinkIn, connecting former TACAMO veterans and retirees with active duty job seekers



  • 2017 rolled out the NEW TCVA website

  • Heritage Center - Research and Contact museums to place TACAMO Displays

  • Parloft rolled out new product in the NEW store.

  • Trailing Wire Newsletter changed to paperless distribution and add a blog for news alerts

  • Historic documents and presentation are now viewable on the website

TCVA Future Projects:

Organizations with membership programs are able to accomplish much more with the help of their members’ contributions. 

Upcoming Projects:

  • Heritage Center Projects

    • 891 Display in Pensacola at the National Naval Aviation Museum

    • Pax River Museum Display

    • Seek out other museums to put TACAMO Displays

    • Storage of TACAMO Artifacts (Long term storage)

    • Collecting TACAMO Artifacts

    • Experience Grant Writer Needed

    • TACAMO Members Cookbook 

  • Reunions

    • Annually - Destinations 2018 East Coast, 2019 West Coast, 2020 Central USA

    • Volunteer opportunities that have impacted your community where the reunion being held.

    • Reunion Assistant Needed

  • Website 

    • Building a database of TACAMO members and their squadron & years

    • TACAMO Timeline 

    • Trivia Facebook Poster - Someone to post trivia on Facebook page



More Than One year Membership

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TCVA, PO BOX 6126, Ocean View, HI 96737


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TCVA Members Photos 

As a member you can have your picture posted on this page.  If you wish to be added, please email Joe Caruso with a picture and your TACAMO history. No need to crop the picture, Joe will edit it and combine it along with the text in the attached format.  Please email it to

Joe Caruso, TCVA Treasurer & Membership