Posted: Sep 30, 2011 5:56 AM by Lauren Wilson & AP
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The Louisiana State Museum and Friends of the Cabildo are hosting members of the USS Cabildo Association during the group's annual meeting and reunion in New Orleans.
Approximately 50 shipmates and their spouses will gather in front of the Cabildo for a group photo followed by a reception and guided tour of exhibits at the French Quarter's Cabildo and the PresbytDere.
The former sailors will be at the Cabildo on Friday at 9 a.m.
Named for the landmark building on Jackson Square, the USS Cabildo was commissioned in March 1945 and was in active in U.S. Navy service until 1970.