Categories of Association Membership                                  

All members will initially join as as "Member" and special types will be granted on a case by case basis.

  • Charter Members - those who joined on or before 30 June 1998
  • Members - those joining on or after 1 July 1998
  • Life Members - Charter Members and Members may become "Life Members" by paying a one-time fee.
  • Honorary Members - Widows and parents, sons and daughters (under certain conditions), of deceased Association Members, Nimitz Crew Members and Embarked Units Personnel, who were Members in good standing at the time of their death, may become "Honorary Members". Please see further details for "Honorary Members" as indicated in the By-Laws.
  • Special Honorary Members - Direct descendants of Fleet Admiral and Mrs. Chester W. Nimitz.
  • Associate Members - Interested personnel may join as Associate Members under such criteria as may be established by the Association. Please see further details for "Associate Members" as indicated in the By-Laws.

News at a Glance

  • Reunion 2020 hosted by John Wilder in Las Vegas, Nevada has been canceled
  • Reunion 2021 site will be rescheduled
  • Reunion 2022 will be a cruise with host and port TBD.
  • The NEW Scholarship application can be completed online or downloaded and completed.
  • Members can Blog each other, simply click Blog and then Members Blog from main menu.
  • The Spring Summer 2020 Issue of the Nimitz Newsletter is available.T


See Anyone You Know?

Thinking of becoming a Nimitz Association member but want to see if you know someone who is already a member? Click here to see a current list of members


Association Members,  Check Out the Ships Store.

We have all the latest Nimitz Wear

  • T Shirts
  • Polo Shirts
  • Golf Shirts
  • WindBreakers
  • Jackets
  • Hats
  • Shaving Kit
  • Challenge Coins
  • Lapel / Hat pin


Ships Store

Click here to pay your Membership dues in the ships store.  Due to unforeseen circumstances the Ship’s Store will be closed for  sales until January 1, 2021