We cordially invite you to attend the Official Visit of the Commander-in-Chief, LTC Ruth Hamilton, USA (Ret).

20 June 2016

11:15 AM – 1:00 PM

Seven Seas Best Western, 411 Hotel Circle South, San Diego, CA 92108

Cost $25 RSVP by sending email through website by 10 June 2016

Buffet Menu: Chicken Cordon Bleu, Pot Roast with Pot Roast Gravy, Grilled Salmon served with Mixed Green Salad with Ranch & Italian dressing Vegetables, Rolls and Butter, Coffee, Tea and Assorted Cakes

CINC LTC Ruth L. Hamilton, US Army (Retired), became an Adjutant General’s Corps officer upon her commissioning in 1985. During 26 years of service in worldwide assignments, her unique experiences include serving as the first female Honor Guard Commander (LANDSOUTHEAST, Izmir, Turkey) while assigned as the NATO Morale Welfare Activities Officer. She also commanded the 178th Personnel Service Company (Aschaffenburg, Germany), and served as the Assistant Executive Officer to the Supreme Allied Commander of Europe and Commander-in-Chief, US European Command. She later served as the Executive Officer for two the Adjutants General of the United States Army.

Prior to her election as the 85th Commander-in-Chief of The Military Order of the World Wars, she served as an elected General Staff Officer and an appointed member of the Executive Committee to the General Staff. She was also the Chair of the Budget Committee, the Legislative & Resolutions Committee, and the Honors & Protocol Committee, Vice Chair of the Magazine Committee, and a member of Constitution & Bylaws Committee and the Finance Committee. In addition, she was elected as a Vice Commander-in-Chief and, later, the Senior Vice Commander-in-Chief.

CINC Hamilton has bachelor’s degrees in Nutrition Education, Dietetics, and Home Economics Education from Indiana University of Pennsylvania. She also holds a Master of Human Relations degree from the University of Oklahoma.


Maintaining Fleet Readiness


April 18, 2016 Luncheon with Guest Speaker Mr. Glenn Parrish

Invite your family, friends and neighbors to join us!

See you at Anchors Conference Center on Monday, April 18, 2016, from 11:15 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Cost is $16.00. (Pay the Chapter in the luncheon room: Credit Card or Cash accepted) Enjoy a little fellowship, partake in a marvelous luncheon buffet with all the fixings, and learn a little more about our Navy’s Fleet Readiness.

Anchors Conference Center & Catering is located at 2375 Recreational Way, Bldg 3210, San Diego, CA 92136 (National City) DIRECTIONS: The Anchors Catering and Conference Center is conveniently right off I-5 in San Diego on Main St. and the east side of Navy Base San Diego, 200 feet outside Gate 32, at Main St. and Yama St.
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Glenn M. Parrish is the Aircraft Carrier Maintenance Program and Policy Director for the Aviation Type Commanders (COMNAVAIRPAC and COMNAVAIRLANT). He is responsible for maintenance process improvement and requirement (budget) definition for both Air TYCOMs, and has born witness to profound changes in aircraft carrier force structure, naval shipyard capacity, and Battle Group employment.


Cal Vet Home – Chula Vista Rep to Speak

Learn about the Cal Vet Home in Chula Vista. The speaker, Mr. Rob Winkler, a Navy veteran, is the Public Information Officer for the Home. Mr. Winkler will present about the home, services, eligibility and how we can help our veterans.

Join the San Diego Chapter of The Military Order of the World Wars (MOWW) for our luncheon meeting at the Veterans Museum at Balboa Park on March 19, 2016 at 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM. Cost $25 per person.

Prepaid RSVP necessary by March 11, 2016. Buffet by Buckboard Catering & Events of Santa Maria Style Tri-Tip, boneless skinless chicken thighs with salad, garlic mashed potatoes, roasted vegetables.
To pay, RSVP, or more information, call 760-494-0709.