In honor of the sailors who served aboard the USS Charles R Ware (DD-865)!

Radioman 2nd Class David Hare (K5MCM) was a radio officer aboard the USS Ware 1963 - 1966!

David Hare (K5MCM) at the N4W Station October 11, 2014!

NOTE: The time for requesting a QSL certificate has now CLOSED!
We hope you work us in 2017!
See instructions below!

To receive a QSL certificate:

By email, send your log report to kg4fzr@yahoo.com for confirmation.
Once confirmed, we will email your certificate.

By SASE mail, send a 10 1/2 size envelope (large enough for an 8-1/2" x 11" certificate)
with postage affixed along with your log info to:

McMinn County Amateur Radio Club
206 Woodman St
Athens, TN 37303

(PLEASE NOTE: CONUS Postage is $2.32 !!!)

From the Living Heritage Museum website:
"Athens, TN is the Final Port Home for the USS Charles R. Ware DD-865 and the Museum proudly honors the veterans of this naval destroyer and our hometown hero Charles R. Ware."

The Ware Reunion takes place every three years, and we hope to have the N4W Special Event Station to coincide with other Ware events taking place at the Living Heritage Museum.

For further information on the USS Ware, see:




N4W Special Event Station is sponsored by:
USS Ware Reunion
City of Athens (Tennessee)
Living Heritage Museum (Athens, Tennessee)
McMinn Co Amateur Radio Club, Inc