Base Cleveland Veteran News

Thursday, November 30, 2018

Prepared and distributed to Veterans and supporters of those who served



  • Joint Veterans Annual Luncheon – Saturday, Feb 23, 2018. *NEW*

Read more here.

  • The Friendship Foundation of Vietnamese-Americans is celebrating its 25th Anniversary on Sunday, December 16th. *NEW*

On Sunday, Dec. 16, from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. the foundation will sponsor a celebration. This event will take place at the Saigon restaurant on east 4th–Cleveland’s downtown restaurant avenue.  All sorts of Vietnamese foods will be available.  Director Ryan is the hostess for this event.  She and her staff welcome everyone. More information is available here.

Please RSVP to: or

  • Pearl Harbor Day Wreath Casting Aboard USS Cod Submarine Memorial

Veterans groups and the public are invited to attend the commemoration of the attack on Pearl Harbor to be held at 11:30 a.m. aboard the USS Cod Submarine Memorial on Dec. 7, 2018.

Visitors should arrive by 11:15 for the event.  A coffee reception will be held at Burke Lakefront Airport Concourse (Gate 5) for the public after the wreath ceremony. 

USS Cod is docked on 1202 North Marginal Rd., between East 9th St and Burke Lakefront Airport. 

For more information contact: Paul Farace, President, USS Cod Submarine Memorial Where Cleveland Honors Veterans! at 216-408-6991 or

  • National Veterans Memorial & Museum to Open October 27 in Columbus, Ohio

For more go to:

  • Ohio Department of Veteran Services Seeks Veteran & Military Artists for Fall Exhibition. For more information go to… or call (614) 644-0898.

  • USS Cod Submarine Memorial: “Where Cleveland Honors Veterans!”

The USS Cod Submarine opened for tours on Saturday, April 28th, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.  We’re open every day until September 30th. Then Saturdays only through November 24th.

Read More on the Base Cleveland Veteran News here:…/base-cleveland-veteran-news-november-30-20181.pdf