|The finest of the Forty - One for Freedom!
It's sad to announce that another shipmate has passed. Bill "Captain
Bill" Grooms passed away on 24 October, 2015.
He servered as COB for the JC Calhoun Gold Crew. For more information click the link below.
I’m happy to announce that the 2016 re-union will be held in New Port News, VA. The dates are
Sept 29, 30, and Oct 1. More details to follow as soon as our Host’s John and Valery Lytle flesh out all the details.
Regarding past Calhoun re-unions and any other photos, Max Hopkins has agreed to assume the duties
of Photomaster for the Association. Please send copies (on any digital media) of photos that you would like to share on the
Calhoun web site to Max. His ‘e’ mail is firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thanks for your
Due to the severe flooding in the entire state, and the previous homeport
of our beloved USS John C. Calhoun, SSBN 630, Charleston, SC, I am asking you all to extend your compassion, concerns, and
prayers to all of our fellow shipmates who live in the affected areas.
you hear of any of our folks who are in trouble, please let us know here at the 1MC page or my e-mail address below.
These are our Calhoun family and we are dedicated to supporting them
in any way we can.
Hope all concerned are well.
Green Board here.
Jim Magin, CHAPLAIN
Email Jim Magin
Senator Tim Scott of South Carolina sent a gracious letter to our Treasurer Dean Hunt.
Click here to read letter
Click Here For A Veterans Day Prayer From Our Chaplain, Jim Magin
Two Calhoun sailors reunite after 37 years.
Click here for details and photos.
A major security problem has been discovered with VA Medical Cards. In short,
a simple scan of the mag strip on the card with a smart phone will reveal your Social Security number.
Click link below for further details:
VA Card Security Problem
Click Link Below To Visit a JCC Facebook Page
Please visit our NEW
Click here, or Veteran Links in NAV bar
George (Wally) Walrath -
George Wright - Vice President
Dean Hunt - Treasurer
Jon Fader - Secretary
Lanier - Webmaster
John Lytle - Chairman
of the Board
Attention all Calhoun Veterans! - Do we have your current email address
so we can keep you posted on JCCVA events/reunions? If not, you're missing important news/updates regarding the Association
and upcoming reunion. All hands are encouraged to scroll down the page and use the convenient email address update
feature. Also, if your'e not on our Sailing List, please visit the Sailing List page and muster in. Of
course, we'd love to have you join us if you haven't done so. Joining the JCCVA will ensure you have important
access to our Full & Complete Sailing List.
Email Address Update
If personal information (NOT email address, which you update above) has changed, please click here to visit our Sailing List
Update page and enter those changes in the form provided there. Thanks!