ABOUT US

 
 THIS WEBSITE WAS CREATED TO PRESERVE MEMORIES OF THE USS CALIENTE (AO-53)
 
From the Home Page you can navigate the site "clicking" on any of the categories 
 
 Each page contains an embedded video(s)  - just click on them to start the video.  We hope each enhances your visit to our site.
 

 


"About Us' - contains information regarding the Association, its history, facts about the Cal, Commanding Officers of the Cal, Association Officers, Reunion and Membership info and a complete list of sailors who served on the Cal
 
"Resources" - contains information about past Association Officers, various ways veterans can get benefits and other historical Naval information including the Navy Song and the songs of all the other services
 
"Gallery" - contains various pictures of Emblems/Flags, Ships and many other categories including Past Reunions.  Some pictures are now available and many. many more will become available as time permits.
 
"News" - contains recent news, copies of the PIpeline (presently dating back to Dec 2006 (earlier editions that were not in digital format will be added as time permits).  A narrative and video of a "Two Bell Ceremony" performed (similarly)  at our reunions to honor those shipmate and wives who passed away since the prior reunion, the history of TAPS  and a video.  The Pipelines (non mobile) page is presently being experimented with. 

We welcome any comments or suggestions.  Please send any corrections/suggestions or comments to patrick.hurton@gmail.com