Our guest Speaker March 21st will be 7th Regiment 29 Palms CA – Regimental Sergeant Major -A J Pompos. SGTMAJOR will fill us in on Commandant of the Marine Corps recent visit to 1st Marine Division – Camp Pendleton CA, and current events. Meeting at Classic Club 1100 – 1300 hours!
LAST MONTHS – Guest of Honor and Speaker Master Gunnery Sergeant Jose Gonzalez combat veteran of both Iraqi Freedom and Enduring Freedom Campaigns! He is an expert on “UAV’s” – Unmanned Aerial Vehicles! He gave us the history and brought us up to date on all levels of UAV models and capabilities. Including squad level miniature drones that Marines carry into the field today! Outstanding presentation.
Pictures from Marine Corps Birthday Luncheon. Honored Corporal Dorothea Irwin WWII VETERAN, youngest Active Duty Marine (Woman)Corporal Gonzalez, Lt. Colonel Jim Irwin- Ret. (Dorothea’s Son) & Lance Corporal Watsonweaz!
3rd Battalion 7th Marines MC Birthday Ball at J W Marriott Palm Desert. Vince Mast, along with Chapter Officers and Board Members escorting Oldest 3/7 Marine Sam Huttenhower – 95 years old. Honored as oldest Marine from 3/7 Lima Co. and WWII Guadalcanal Veteran!