There is a new message from our Chaplain posted on the Chaplain’s Page.
Hurricane Dorian Message from your Chaplain Shipmates, as I write this, Hurricane Dorian is a Category 4 hurricane with wind speeds around 145 mph. She is currently approaching the eastern coast of Florida and appears to be curving northward. As you know, these destructive storms are rather unpredictable in spite of our modern meteorological systems […]
All of the crew photos from the old website have been uploaded to the website and can be viewed on the photo page.
Do you have pictures from your time on the boat or from the various reunions? If so we would like to be able to display them on the JCCVA website. If you have photos to submit please use the contact form here to contact the webmaster.
As you may know, the membership of the association is slowly shrinking due to natural attrition. The primary job of the Vice President is to recruit members for the association. Our Vice president asks that anyone with information on shipmates that may not be on the sailing list please fill out the form located here […]
You can now pay your JCCVA dues online through PayPal here.
It is with great sadness we report that Jim Fuller (Nuclear Machinist Mate 67-72 Blue crew) has departed on Eternal Patrol. His wife Docia told our Chaplain, Jim Bettison that Jim has a photo of the USS John C. Calhoun above his desk – you can take the boy out of the boat, but you […]
Welcome aboard Christopher “Chris” Burns, a former MT on our Decom Crew, who has volunteered to assume the responsibilities ofour Association Secretary. Please afford him all of your support and respect, as he takes on this challenging position.