To the editor:
If Navy and Marine Corps shipmates who served on the USS Columbus CA-74/CG from 1944 through 1976 and the USS Columbus (SSN-762) past and present would like to share memories and camaraderie with old friends and make new ones, please contact
Allen R. Hope, President, 3828 Hobson Road, Fort Wayne, IN 46815-4505.
Hope can also be reached by phone at home at (260) 486-2221 between 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., by fax at 260-492-9771 or by email at Home4391@frontier.com.
There will be a USS Columbus CA-74/CG-12/SSN-762 Reunion on Sept. 12 through Sept. 16, 2012 at Holiday Inn Portland Airport in Portland, Ore. Contact Hope at above contacts if interested.
Fredrick A. Fenzel
Public Relations Officer
USS Columbus Veterans Association