IRCWCC CONTACTS
IRCWCC OFFICERS FOR 2024
PRESIDENT: Tyler Helland
VICE-PRESIDENT: Rob Arena
SECRETARY: Matt Andrews (email ircwcc.secretary@gmail.com)
TREASURER: Ginger Andrews (email ircwcc_treas@yahoo.com)

MEMBER CONTACTS
Below you will also find contact information for some of our members who have offered to answer questions and be a point of contact for anyone interested in learning more about our hobby. Feel free to reach out to any of the listed captains if you wish to learn more about this exciting hobby!
DELEWARE
Matthew Andrews (Dover, DE) - Battling since 2001
Contact Me: Smsvdt1919@gmail.com
Current Ships
Vittorio Veneto (Littorio-class battleship: 6.5 units, 24 sec6.5 unit BB)
SMS Baden (Bayern-class dreadnought: 5.5 units, 28 sec5.5 unit DN)

FLORIDA
Don Cole (Orlando, FL)
Contact Me: dwcoleorl@bellsouth.net
Current Ships
Alabama (South Dakota-class battleship: 6.0 units, 26 sec6.0 unit BB)
Miami (Cleveland-class light cruiser: 3.0 units, 22 sec3.0 unit CL)
North Carolina (North Carolina-class battleship: 6.0 units, 24 sec6.0 unit BB)
SMS Seydlitz (Seydlitz-class battlecruisers: 4.5 units, 24 sec4.5 unit BC)
HMS Iron Duke (Iron Duke-class dreadnought: 5.0 units, 26 sec5.0 unit DN)

John Jones (Pensacola, FL) - Battling since 2013
Contact Me: jhjones@Lablynx.com (770-312-9600)
Current Ships
USS O_Bannon (Fletcher-class destroyer: 1.0 units, 21 sec1.0 unit DD)
USS Gearing DD-710 (Gearing-class destroyer: 1.5 units, 21 sec1.5 unit DD)
USS Sumner (Sumner-class destroyer: 1.0 units, 21 sec1.0 unit DD)
SMS Prinz Eugen (Prinz Eugen-class heavy cruiser: 3.5 units, 23 sec3.5 unit CA)

Rick King (Sanford, FL)
Contact Me: rking157@att.net (407-322-7750)
Current Ships
USS Maryland (Colorado-class dreadnought: 5.5 units, 26 sec5.5 unit DN)
DKM Scharnhorst (Scharnhorst-class battleship: 5.5 units, 24 sec5.5 unit BB)
Salem (Des Moines-class heavy cruiser: 3.5 units, 23 sec3.5 unit CA)

Sam Kostine (Jacksonville, FL) - Battling since 2022
Contact Me: samkostine@gmail.com (9044017118)
Current Ships
Cl Brooklyn (Brooklyn-class light cruiser: 3.0 units, 22 sec3.0 unit CL)

GEORGIA
Brian Koehler (Statesboro, GA) - Battling since 2001
Contact Me: bkoehler@georgiasouthern.edu (912-601-2509)
Current Ships
HMS Queen Elizabeth (Queen Elizabeth-class dreadnought: 5.5 units, 26 sec5.5 unit DN)
HMS Empress of India (Iron Duke-class dreadnought: 5.0 units, 26 sec5.0 unit DN)
Lil Scharnie (Scharnhorst-class armored cruiser: 3.0 units, 26 sec3.0 unit CAE)
HMS Indomitable 3D (Invincible-class battlecruisers: 4.0 units, 26 sec4.0 unit BC)

Lou Meszaros (Smyrna, GA)
Contact Me: ltmeszaros@gmail.com
Current Ships
Suffren (Suffern-class heavy cruiser: 3.0 units, 23 sec3.0 unit CA)
Courbet (Courbet-class dreadnought: 4.5 units, 28 sec4.5 unit DN)
Malaya (Queen Elizabeth-class dreadnought: 5.5 units, 26 sec5.5 unit DN)

Clark Ward (Statesboro, GA) - Battling since 2004
Contact Me: ki4gyt@gmail.com
Current Ships
USS Maryland (Colorado-class dreadnought: 5.5 units, 26 sec5.5 unit DN)
HMS Invincible (Invincible-class battlecruisers: 4.0 units, 26 sec4.0 unit BC)
SMS Blucher (Blücher-class armored cruiser: 3.5 units, 26 sec3.5 unit CAE)
USS Omahahaha (Omaha-class light cruiser: 2.5 units, 22 sec2.5 unit CL)

KENTUCKY
Terry McKinzie (Louisville, KY) - Battling since 2000
Contact Me: tsmckinzie@twc.com (502-472-4257)
Current Ships
Von Der Tann (Von Der Tann-class battlecruisers: 4.0 units, 26 sec4.0 unit BC)
Kilkis (Mississippi-class pre-dreadnought: 3.5 units, 28 sec3.5 unit PDN)

MARYLAND
Steve Andrews (Annapolis, MD) - Battling since 1985
Contact Me: spedracr2@aol.com
Current Ships
HMS Benbow (Iron Duke-class dreadnought: 5.0 units, 26 sec5.0 unit DN)
FRN Corbet (Courbet-class dreadnought: 4.5 units, 28 sec4.5 unit DN)
USS DesMoines (Des Moines-class heavy cruiser: 3.5 units, 23 sec3.5 unit CA)
USS North Carolina (North Carolina-class battleship: 6.0 units, 24 sec6.0 unit BB)
FRN Bart (Jean Bart-class battleship: 6.5 units, 24 sec6.5 unit BB)
USS Arkansas (Arkansas-class dreadnought: 5.0 units, 28 sec5.0 unit DN)

Matthew Moury (Annapolis, MD) - Battling since 1998
Contact Me: matt.moury@gmail.com
Current Ships
HMS Iron Duke (Iron Duke-class dreadnought: 5.0 units, 26 sec5.0 unit DN)
SMS Nassau (Nassau-class dreadnought: 4.0 units, 28 sec4.0 unit DN)

MICHIGAN
Will Cover (Harrison, MI) - Battling since 2010
Contact Me: labmug@hotmail.com
Current Ships
Soda (South Dakota-class battleship: 6.0 units, 26 sec6.0 unit BB)
Derfinger (Derfflinger-class battlecruisers: 4.5 units, 24 sec4.5 unit BC)

Evan Fowler (MuskegonMI, MI) - Battling since 2015ish
Contact Me: abel.mizram@gmail.com
Current Ships
IJN Kongo (Kongo-class battlecruisers: 4.5 units, 24 sec4.5 unit BC)
SMS Konig (Konig-class dreadnought: 5.0 units, 28 sec5.0 unit DN)

Kas Gaigalas (Grand, MI) - Battling since 2002
Contact Me: kgaigalas@charter.net
Current Ships
USS Washington (North Carolina-class battleship: 6.0 units, 24 sec6.0 unit BB)
FS Gloire (La Galissonnière-class light cruiser: 2.5 units, 22 sec2.5 unit CL)
HMS Invincible (Invincible-class battlecruisers: 4.0 units, 26 sec4.0 unit BC)

Leon Hagadorn (Nunica, MI) - Battling since 2023
Contact Me: leonhagadorn@yahoo.com
Current Ships

Craig Singer (Muskegon, MI) - Battling since 2015
Contact Me: cjsbip@hotmail.com
Current Ships
HMS Invincible_GLAS Loaner_ (Invincible-class battlecruisers: 4.0 units, 26 sec4.0 unit BC)
HMS Marlborough (Iron Duke-class dreadnought: 5.0 units, 26 sec5.0 unit DN)
USS DD 939 (1936 A (Mobile) Type-class destroyer: 1.5 units, 21 sec1.5 unit DD)
SMS Von Der Tann (Von Der Tann-class battlecruisers: 4.0 units, 26 sec4.0 unit BC)
IJN Nagato ________ (Nagato (B)-class dreadnought: 6.0 units, 24 sec6.0 unit DN)
SMS Badenough (Bayern-class dreadnought: 5.5 units, 28 sec5.5 unit DN)
HMS Fiji (Fiji-class light cruiser: 2.5 units, 22 sec2.5 unit CL)

MINNESOTA
Bob Hoernemann (Chanhassen, MN) - Battling since 1997
Contact Me: b_hoernemann@hotmail.com
Current Ships
Nagato (Nagato (B)-class dreadnought: 6.0 units, 24 sec6.0 unit DN)
Warspite (Queen Elizabeth (B)-class dreadnought: 5.5 units, 26 sec5.5 unit DN)
Radetsky (Radetzky-class pre-dreadnought: 3.5 units, 28 sec3.5 unit PDN)
Montcalm (La Galissonnière-class light cruiser: 2.5 units, 22 sec2.5 unit CL)
Kongo (Kongo (B)-class battlecruisers: 4.5 units, 24 sec4.5 unit BC)
Minneapolis (Northampton-class heavy cruiser: 3.0 units, 23 sec3.0 unit CA)
Washington (North Carolina-class battleship: 6.0 units, 24 sec6.0 unit BB)
LST (Convoy (19.9in or under)-class convoy ship: 0.0 units, 34 sec0.0 unit CON)

MISSOURI
Tom Palmer (Independence, MO) - Battling since 2006
Contact Me: tomjs23u@att.net (816-836-3712)
Current Ships
USS West Virginia (West Virginia (B)-class dreadnought: 5.5 units, 26 sec5.5 unit DN)
USS Washington (North Carolina-class battleship: 6.0 units, 24 sec6.0 unit BB)
USS Alaska (Alaska-class battlecruisers: 4.5 units, 24 sec4.5 unit BC)
USS Nashville (Brooklyn-class light cruiser: 3.0 units, 22 sec3.0 unit CL)
USS Montana (South Dakota 1920-class battleship: 6.5 units, 26 sec6.5 unit BB)
USS Saratoga (Saratoga (B)-class attack carrier: 3.0 units, 24 sec3.0 unit CVA)
USS Connecticut (Connecticut-class pre-dreadnought: 3.5 units, 28 sec3.5 unit PDN)
HMS Warspite (Queen Elizabeth (B)-class dreadnought: 5.5 units, 26 sec5.5 unit DN)

Richard Whitsell (SMITHVILLE, MO) - Battling since 1989
Contact Me: 5555pirate@gmail.com
Current Ships
HMS Jamaica (Fiji-class light cruiser: 2.5 units, 22 sec2.5 unit CL)
USS Gearing (Gearing-class destroyer: 1.5 units, 21 sec1.5 unit DD)

NEW JERSEY
Justin Ragucci (NJ) - Battling since 2020
Contact Me: Jragucci23@gmail.com
Current Ships
ARA Rivadavia (Rivadavia-class dreadnought: 5.5 units, 28 sec5.5 unit DN)
USS Des Moines (Des Moines-class heavy cruiser: 3.5 units, 23 sec3.5 unit CA)
Rodney (Nelson-class battleship: 6.0 units, 26 sec6.0 unit BB)
USS New Jersey (Iowa-class battleship: 8.0 units, 24 sec8.0 unit BB)
SMS Von Der Tann (Von Der Tann-class battlecruisers: 4.0 units, 26 sec4.0 unit BC)
SRN Espana (Espana-class dreadnought: 4.0 units, 28 sec4.0 unit DN)

William Tustin (SouthJerseyShipyards, NJ) - Battling since 2014
Contact Me: bsgkid117@gmail.com
Current Ships
USS Indiana (South Dakota 1920-class battleship: 6.5 units, 26 sec6.5 unit BB)
FN Mogador (Mogador-class destroyer: 1.5 units, 21 sec1.5 unit DD)
USS Salem (Des Moines-class heavy cruiser: 3.5 units, 23 sec3.5 unit CA)
FRN Jean Bart (Jean Bart-class battleship: 6.5 units, 24 sec6.5 unit BB)
HMS Fiji (Fiji-class light cruiser: 2.5 units, 22 sec2.5 unit CL)

NORTH CAROLINA
Ron Hunt (Greensboro, NC) - Battling since 1989
Contact Me: jch31972@gmail.com
Current Ships
Duca 1 (Filbertino-class light cruiser: 2.5 units, 22 sec2.5 unit CL)

Daniel Sumpter (Cary, NC) - Battling since 2003
Contact Me: danielkingsix@aol.com
Current Ships

SOUTH CAROLINA
Chris Kessler (Greer, SC)
Contact Me: rcwarshiptech@gmail.com
Current Ships
Bismarck (Bismarck-class battleship: 6.5 units, 24 sec6.5 unit BB)

TENNESSEE
Hazel Koehler (Chattanooga, TN) - Battling since 2003
Contact Me: acomputerdog@gmail.com
Current Ships
ARA Moreno (Rivadavia-class dreadnought: 5.5 units, 28 sec5.5 unit DN)

Charley Stephens (Lancing, TN) - Battling since 1996
Contact Me: rotorworkz@gmail.com (865-304-3517)
Current Ships
USS North Carolina (North Carolina-class battleship: 6.0 units, 24 sec6.0 unit BB)
SMS Seydlitz (Seydlitz-class battlecruisers: 4.5 units, 24 sec4.5 unit BC)
HMS Vanguard (Vanguard-class battleship: 7.0 units, 24 sec7.0 unit BB)

TEXAS
Plato Avramides (Houston, TX) - Battling since 2002
Contact Me: plato45@gmail.com
Current Ships

Ted Buehring (Houston, TX) - Battling since 2013
Contact Me: htedbuehring@outlook.com
Current Ships
SMS Von der Tann (Von Der Tann-class battlecruisers: 4.0 units, 26 sec4.0 unit BC)
DKM Lutzow (Deutschland (L)-class heavy cruiser: 3.5 units, 23 sec3.5 unit CA)
DKM Adm Scheer (Deutschland (L)-class heavy cruiser: 3.5 units, 23 sec3.5 unit CA)
DKM Altmark (Convoy (35 to 59.9in)-class convoy ship: 0.0 units, 34 sec0.0 unit CON)

WASHINGTON
Alex Schumer (Snohomish, WA) - Battling since 1996
Contact Me: tgalx3@gmail.com (425-503-5570)
Current Ships
DKM Lutzow (Deutschland-class heavy cruiser: 3.5 units, 23 sec3.5 unit CA)