At this month’s meeting of the Military Order of the World Wars, the guest speaker is Alan B. Carr―His thesis, ”The Long Road to Kursk: The Development, Abandonment and Relearning of Soviet Military Strategy,” at 7:15 p.m., May 19 at the Hot Rocks Java Cafe in the Los Alamos Research Park the 2nd floor conference room.
The Los Alamos Research Park building is located west of the South Mesa Fire Station. Parking is available east to the fire station (accessible from southbound land 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 use of the ground level 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., Alan B. Carr―Soviet Military. The presentation will begin 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 will be catering the dinner: Salmon Filet 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 17 May 2015; please 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 especially invited to attend meetings. For additional information about MOWW membership, call Lt. Col. Wilson or Adjutant Pinyan.