Fire chief to speak at MOWW meeting

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 The Major General Franklin E. Miles Chapter 229 of the Military Order of World Wars in Los Alamos announces Los Alamos County Fire Chief Troy Hughes will be guest speaker at the chapter’s September dinner meeting. The meeting will begin at 6 p.m. Sept. 17 at the Los Alamos Research Park in the Hot Rocks Café, in the main conference room.
A brief business meeting and dinner will be at 6:25 p.m. Chief Hughes 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, or the program only at no cost.
Parking is available east of the fire station from the Los Alamos Canyon Bridge, or east of the Research Park building (access is through the Los Alamos National Laboratory control stations to West Jemez Road.) Entrance to the Café is from the ground level by use of the ground level elevator or to the second level by use of the outside ramp or stairs.
The Hot Rocks Java Café is catering the buffet dinner with an entrée of broiled salmon. Price of the dinner is $25 per person. Note that a dinner reservation made is a commitment to the chapter to pay for the reserved dinner(s).
RSVP for the dinner is needed by Sunday, Sept. 15. Call or email LTC Gregg Giesler AUS Retired, Chapter Commander, 662-5574, g.giesler@computer.org, or Lt. Col. Norman G. Wilson, USAF Retired, Chapter Adjutant, 662-9544, email NrmWil15@cs.com.
The Military Order of the World Wars was chartered by Act of Congress in 1919 as a national patriotic organization. The principal objectives of the MOWW are continuing service to the Nation, support for the Nation’s Defense and Homeland Security policies, 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 LTC Giesler or Lt. Col. Wilson.