Base Cleveland Veteran News

Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Prepared and distributed to Veterans and supporters of those who served 

SPECIAL EVENTS

SAVE THE DATE

  • City of Cleveland Veterans Day Parade is Monday, November 11, 2019:

Ceremony begins in City Hall Rotunda at 11 a.m. and the 5th Annual Parade steps off in front of City Hall on Lakeside Avenue at 12:30 p.m.

For more information about the program, contact Tom Jenks at 216-409-6472 and if you wish to participate, contact Paul Tuggey at 216-952-2884.

  • National Veterans Memorial & Museum in Columbus, Ohio

For more go to: https://clecityhall.files.wordpress.com/2018/09/nvmm-dedication-and-grand-opening.pdf

https://www.cleveland.va.gov/calendar.asp.

  • Lest We Forget

https://lestweforgetsculpture.org/

NEWS:         *NEW*

During WWII, the US Army did a massive survey to get soldiers’ uncensored opinions — here’s what they said.

Inducting millions of civilians and turning them into effective troops — and keeping them happy, healthy, supplied, and fighting — was also a daunting challenge. In order to find the best way to do that, the War Department mounted an opinion survey, polling nearly a half-million soldiers stationed all around the world throughout the war.

https://www.businessinsider.com/results-of-wwii-survey-of-us-army-soldiers-opinions-2019-10

Air Force Concludes Investigation into Aircrew Trump Resort Stays

JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST, N.J. — The U.S. Air Force has concluded an internal travel log investigation prompted by a C-17 Globemaster III stop at Scotland’s Glasgow Prestwick Airport earlier this year, and the airlift crews’ subsequent decision to stay at a Trump-owned property.

https://www.military.com/air-force-concludes-investigation-aircrew-trump-resort-stays

Read the full newsletter here: Base Cleveland Veteran News – October 15 2019