This month’s meeting of the Military Order of the World Wars is Tuesday, Aug. 21.
Note change in location: the meeting will be held in the dining room of Elks Lodge at 15th Street and Trinity Drive. Please use the East side door off of 15 Street to the dining room.
The speaker is CDR Brian Gauck of the Los Alamos High School NJROTC unit. After talking a little about his career, he will tell about Ph.D. research at the U.S. Air Force Academy investigating interactions among cadets.
The meeting will begin with a social period at 6 p.m. followed by a brief business meeting and dinner at 6:25 p.m. The presentation begins at about 7:15 p.m. The Military Order of the World Wars dinner meetings are open to interested citizens for the dinner and program with RSVP, or the program only at no cost. The cost of the dinner is $25 per person. Please call Eleanor Pinyan at 505.672.3750 for reservations. A reservation is a commitment to pay. The dinner is meatloaf with appropriate sides.
Act of Congress chartered the Military Order of the World Wars in 1919 as a national patriotic organization. The principal objectives of the MOWW are continuing service to the Nation, and patriotic educational opportunity for the nation’s youth and citizens. Current youth programs are focused upon annual Youth Leadership Conferences for high school students presented in New Mexico by its related Sunbelt Patriotic Youth Leadership Conferences, Inc. Current, former and retired federally commissioned officers of all branches of the United States Uniformed Services are eligible for membership in the MOWW and are especially invited to attend our meetings.