GEM OF THE OCEAN

OFFICIAL WEBSITE OF THE U.S.S. COLUMBIA CL-56 ASSOCIATION, INC.

          USS COLUMBIA CL-56, Light Cruiser Columbia CL 56, u.s.s. Columbia, Cleveland Class Cruiser Columbia

The USS COLUMBIA CL-56 ASSOCIATION, INC  . is a non-profit organization.

Dues are $15.00 per year for men who served on the "GEM" and $10.00 per year for ASSOCIATE MEMBERS, SONS, DAUGHTERS, WIDOWS and anyone

else who may want to join. Newsletters are mailed three times a year. At this time we have over 200 members.

Last update Dec. 10, 2016             2016 Reunion pictures

Columbia on cover of  SEA CLASSICS magazine Feb. 2016 issue, 7 page article

NOW HERE THIS: New 24 page report on 3rd kamikaze hit  on Columbia.....click on  "kamikaze hits" then click on  "3rd  kamikaze hit"

Preview of July 2016 newsletter  |  

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