This month’s meeting of the Military Order of the World Wars is Tuesday, June 16 in the Los Alamos Research Park the 2nd floor conference room.
The guest speaker is MOWW Senior Vice CINC LTC Ruth Hamilton. She has served in many positions from local to national levels in MOWW in addition to her military assignments.
Hamilton is nominated to be the next CINC of MOWW. She plans to discuss who MOWW is and what it does along with providing reminders about the tenets of the organization’s Preamble and the need for chapters to focus on the Order’s Strategic Goals, at 7:15 p.m. at the Major General Franklin E. Miles Chapter 229 of The Military Order of the World Wars.
The Los Alamos Research Park building is west of the South Mesa Fire Station. Parking is available east of the fire station (accessible from southbound lane of the Los Alamos Canyon Bridge) or east of the Research Park building (access is through the LANL control stations to West Jemez road.)
Entrance to the Research Park main conference room is from the ground level by elevator on the east side of the building to the 2nd level.
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. and the presentation 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 Hot Rocks Java Cafe staff is catering the dinner: Enchiladas and appropriate side dishes. Cost of the dinner is $25 per person.
Please note that a dinner reservation made is a commitment to the chapter to pay for the reserved dinner(s). RSVP (yes or no) for the dinner is needed by Sunday, June 14; call LTC Gregg Giesler, USA Retired, Chapter Commander, 505.662.5574 (email firstname.lastname@example.org) or Adjutant Eleanor Pinyan, 505.672.3750 (email email@example.com).
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 meetings. For additional information about MOWW membership, call Commander LTC Gregg Giesler or Adjutant Pinyan.