1941 - 1945 USS SAN DIEGO CL-53 WWII
 

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USS SAN DIEGO CL-53 MEMORIAL ASSOCIATION Inc.

Will be disestablished in 2007. Inquiries can be sent to webmaster@quarterdeck.org

Purpose:
  Inform San Diegans of the remarkable record of the USS San Diego CL 53 and her crew during WWII.

Honor the ship and her crew by erecting a permanent Memorial near downtown San Diego.

Establish a museum of USS San Diego memorabilia and artifacts on board the USS Midway Aircraft Carrier Museum.

Set up smaller displays of memorabilia at appropriate locations in San Diego

Continue publication of "THE FIVE INCHER" newsletter, first published on board the USS San Diego in 1943.

Incorporated
  California Non-profit Corporation - February, 1999
California Tax Exemption - Approved
Federal Tax Exemption - Approve

Association Membership
  480 Members throughout the United States

Former Directors:
  E. Robert Alderson Chairman, Chief Financial Officer
  Will Templeton Director, Plans and Policies
  Fred Whitmore Director, Museum, Displays, Fund Raising
  Julie Villanueva Director, Navy Liaison, Publicity
  Howard Ruggles Director, Community Relations
  Leonard E. Shea Director, Secretary, Asst. CFO

Operating Funds - Membership Dues

   
Memorial Trust Fund - Private Funding

 


 

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