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The Major General Franklin E. Miles Chapter 229 of The Military Order of World Wars in Los Alamos is announces that LANL Associate Director for Threat Identification and Response, Scott Gibbs, will be guest speaker at the chapter’s November dinner meeting.
The meeting will be at the Los Alamos Research Park Hot Rocks Java Café or the main meeting room. The meeting will begin with a social period at 6 p.m. Nov. 19, followed by a brief business meeting and dinner at 6:25 p.m. Gibbs’ 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.
The Research Park facility is located at 4200 West Jemez Road (west of the West Jemez Road Fire Station). 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 LANL control stations to West Jemez road.) Entrance to the dinner meeting room or the café is from the ground level by use of the ground level elevator to the second level, or by use of the outside ramp or stairs.
The Hot Rocks Java Café is catering the buffet dinner; entrée is expected to be pork tenderloin. Cost 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. Call or or email LTC Gregg Giesler USA Retired, Chapter Commander, 662-5574 (email firstname.lastname@example.org), or Lt. Col. Norman G. Wilson, USAF Retired, Chapter Adjutant, 662-9544 (email NrmWil5@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 invited to attend the meetings.
For additional information about MOWW membership, call LTC Giesler or Lt. Col. Wilson.