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USO-Bethesda Holiday Party lots of fun and good eating!

[caption id="attachment_1552" align="alignnone" width="300"] USO-Bethesda Holiday party photos at American Legion Post 86[/caption] Nearly 50 staff and USO volunteers attended the Bethesda's USO Holiday party on December 6, 2017 at the A[caption id="attachment_1543" align="alignnone" width="300"] USO-Bethesda Holiday party in Rockville, MD[/caption] merican Legion Post 86 in Rockville, MD. photoshow link: http://www.photoshow.com/maker/edit/wf3GK4vH ...

Barbara and I photograph military & Marauder VIPS at WWII Memorial November 8

[contact-form][contact-field label='Name' type='name' required='1'/][contact-field label='Email' type='email' required='1'/][contact-field label='Website' type='url'/][contact-field label='Comment' type='textarea' required='1'/][/contact-form] [caption id="attachment_1530" align="alignnone" width="300"] Operation Torch celebration-75 years ago[/caption] http://www.photoshow.com/watch/hF5eK9jd Tom Girz, MHS VP posed for us at a special Torch Wreath after the ceremony. See photophotoshow by clinking on link above....

Steve & Barbara meet Villages Honor Flight on 9/6

Barbara and I traveled to the World War II Memorial on September 6 to greet William "Barney" Barnhart and his Villages Honor Flight as they toured the D.C monuments. We gave his group nearly 50 US blinking flag pins to hand out to the WWII, Korean and Vietnam War vets. They were scheduled to arrive at the WWII Memorial at 1:30 pm, but due to weather and other logistical problems,...

167th Retiree’s Dinner Features WV Senator & Old Guard Retiree

On August 19th Barbara and I traveled to Martinsburg Air Guard, driven by fellow Guard retiree Jim Wright, to attend the annual 167th Retiree's Dinner. Jim's wife, Gladys, was the navigator, keeping us on the Wright(lol) path! The annual event was attended by about 170 WV guard retirees and guest speakers Harold Hunt, an Old Guard retiree and author. The 3d U.S. Infantry, traditionally known as "The Old Guard," is the oldest active-duty infantry unit in the Army, serving our nation since 1784. The Old Guard is the Army's official ceremonial unit and escort to the president, and it also provides security for Washington, D.C., in time of national emergency or civil disturbance. Also speaking was WV State Senator Patricia Rucker who presented Kenneth Evans with a special plaque for his heroism in pulling out a pilot in a burning cargo aircraft in 1958. Barbara and I did not attend the 2016 retiree's dinner due to my...