Winners of the George Sirian Meritorious Service Award, presented annually by the USS Constitution Chapter of the Surface Navy Association (SNA)
  • 2003 - Chief Sonar Technician (SW) Anthony Warners, USN   
    USS HOPPER (DDG 70)
  • 2004 - photos - Chief Gunner's Mate (SW) Brent Tidwell, USN   
    USS HUE CITY  (CG 66)
  • 2005 - Senior Chief Quartermaster (SW) Christopher Newland, USN 
    USS JOHN PAUL JONES (DDG 53)
  • 2006 - Senior Chief Boatswain's Mate (SW) Joseph Baird, USN
    USS Anzio (CG 68)
  • 2007 - Chief Gunner's Mate (SW) Casey B. Carlson, USN       
    USS PREBLE (DDG 88)
  • 2008 - Chief Quartermaster (SW/AW) James R. Kuroski, USN
    USS KAUFFMAN (FFG 59)
  • 2009 - Senior Chief Electronic Technician (SW/AW) Kevin L. Miller, USN
    USS SHOUP (DDG 86)
  • 2010 - Chief Engineman (SW) Corbin K. Stalcup, USN
    USS FREEDOM (LCS 1 )
  • 2011 - Senior Chief Sonar Technician (Surface) (SW/IUSS) Eldon Duke, USN
    USS SAN JACINTO (CG 56)
  • 2012 - Senior Chief Boatswain's Mate John Beekman, USN
    USS JOHN PAUL JONES (DDG 53)
  • 2013 - STGCS (SW) Evan B. Hall (video)
  • 2014 - to come -- awarded August 22, 2014
  • 2015 - to be awarded August 2015

U.S.S. Constitution Museum -- featuring displays about George Sirian and his service on "Old Ironsides"

Portsmouth Naval Shipyard Museum -- contains artifacts from the yard where George Sirian served many times

Trophy Park, location of the marble shot presented to the Gosport (now Norfolk) Navy Yard by George Sirian in 1858

"A Land Beyond The Sea" Home Page -- song written about George Sirian's boyhood journey to America

An account of the "Children of the Chios Massacre" by the Chian Federation

More info on Psara, from the Greek National Tourist Office

Psara webpage on Chios Online

Psara on Facebook