Dr. Sigfried Hecker
This month’s meeting and annual picnic of the Military Order of the World Wars is Tuesday, July 16 at the Los Alamos County Sheriff’s Posse Lodge on North Mesa.
Dr. Sigfried Hecker is the featured speaker. He is a former director of Los Alamos National Laboratory and noted authority on the status of nuclear weapon states. His talk will focus on global nuclear issues.
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. Dinner is scheduled to be Smokin Bear BBQ with appropriate sides. Remember that a reservation is a commitment to pay.
RSVP promptly with dinner reservations to Eleanor Pinyan 505.672.3750.
Note the change in location for this month only: The Posse Lodge is on North Mesa Road. Take Diamond Drive east passed the Los Alamos County Golf Course and straight through the traffic circle and up the hill. Follow the road around for about 1 mile. The lodge is on the left with parking available on both sides of the street.
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 the meetings.