Text Box: U.S.S. New Orleans CA32HistoryThis heavy cruiser, commissioned in 1934 and decommissioned in 1946, served valiantly during WW II and earned 17 Battle Stars.  She was at Pearl Harbor during the surprise attack by the Japanese on December 7, 1941.During the night battle of Tassafaronga on November 30 , 1942 she was torpedoed, suffered major damage and lose of life, but returned to fight again just 9 months later, in September 1943Text Box: Pelican EditorHenry (Hank) Wriston15 Wason Rd.Hudson, NH  03051hwdive@aol.comText Box: PresidentStewart Wallace1203 W. Henrietta Ave.Kingsville, TX 78363Text Box: Secretary/TreasurerBill Eckel433 FM 52 SRusk, TX 75785noboatbill@yahoo.comText Box: Ship’s HistoryCarl Hartzell33 Redbay Court W.Homosassa, FL 34446We are raffling a Best Buy Snow Cone Machine for everyone attending!