Lunch/Meeting Tuesday February 23, 2016
Our next meeting will be held at Twin Oaks Restaurant, 100 Sabra Street Cranston, RI on Tuesday February 23rd in “Billy’s Room” at 1:00 PM. Directions
The November meeting was held the 24th at Twin Oaks at 1300 hrs. 17 Members were present
Present: Commander Fox, Vice Commander Dalton, Secretary Vernon, Tres. Hogberg, B.O.D. Martins,
Pledge of Alliance to the Flag and a moment of silence for our departed members.
Commander Fox ; Received a letter from Robert Hutchison daughter the letter was sent around for all to read. Skip Doubleday was a high school classmate of Bob.
Need to pay the post office box of $ 160.00
At the water fire in Prov. About 2,500 to 3,000 flyers for the Memorial were handed out.
Commander Fox talked about his recent fire at the home and how the remodeling problem that needs to be resolved with his insurance co. Things that you would not know until something like a house fire happens.
Vice Commander Dalton: Thanks the volunteers for working at the water fire; Our Memorial Committee, Joe Brillon, Bill Benn, Ray Vernon, AF Assoc. members Oliver Bradley & Ron Valiquette. He talked about what a excellent time. Many veteran organizations were there to help veterans. Our Tres. Dan Hogberg had his military antique jeep on display.
At the Squanum Club there was a Dinner on Veterans day.
Tres. Hogberg Nov. Tres. report is available. Also he has hats and Sampson patches available .
B.O.D. Martins gave a report on the Memorial. He's working on receiving other donations. Received donation from a Retired Brig. General. Our funding for the Memorial is at about 50% of what's needed.
NO DECEMBER MEETING AS VOTED ON AT THE NOV. MEETING
Per the Commander Fox : Please try to attend the Jan. meeting we will have a election of certain officers positions.
Respectfully submitted, Raymond Vernon Secretary