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MISSION

To preserve, promote, celebrate and enjoy our Nation's Sea Service history and heritage. To accomplish this we will:  

  • Commemorate American Sea Service Heroes and important historical events,

  • Encourage the study of Naval History through writing, speaking and educational events,

  • Preserve Sea Service historical artifacts, documents and monuments, and

  • Promote Camaraderie among our Companions and members of similar organizations

San Francisco contact email is sfnouscommander@gmail.com

ABOUT OUR COMMANDERY

  • Commandery Commander is Mr. John McKnight, MM2N, USN, Veteran. Email: sfnouscommander@gmail.com.

  • Luncheon Meetings: first Monday of every month (except holidays) at 11.30, at San Francisco Italian Athletic Club, 1630 Stockton St.

  • A formal dinner each year

    • Pearl Harbor Day Memorial Dinner - for 2019 on 8 December at the University Club, 800 Powell St, San Francisco. Contact Colonel Allan F.P. Cruz USMC (Ret.) by phone (925) 899-3488 or email allanfpcruz@aol.com

UPCOMING LUNCHEON DATES AND SPEAKERS 

Normally the first Monday of the month, 11:30 a.m. at San Francisco Italian Athletic Club, 1630 Stockton Street, San Francisco, California (unless otherwise noted).
$40 per person

7 January 2019 - VADM Jody Breckenridge, USCG (Ret.) Topic: The Continuing Mission of Our Coast Guard in the Pacific

4 February 2019 - Robert McLaughlin Topic: The Capture of the U-505

4 March 2019 - CAPT. Scott Huseby M.D., USN (Ret.) Topic: Evolution of a Marine Expeditionary Surgical Field Hospital

1 April 2019 - Carl Nolte Topic: A Vision of San Francisco’s Legacy as a Navy Town

6 May 2019 - CDR Jennifer Free, USN, Commanding Officer SD Naval Recruiting District Topic: Challenges to Filling our Nation’s Recruiting Quotas

3 June 2019 - LtCol Todd Mahar, USMC Topic: The Hoover Institute and the Marine Officer in the 21st Century

1 July 2019 - Bob Canepa Topic: North Korea, The Hermit Kingdom

5 August 2019 - Professor James Armstead, US Naval War College (Ret.) Topic: Versailles; 100 Years and Still Kicking

9 September 2019 - Representative from USS Hornet Topic: A Great Ship in Service of Her Country

14 October 2019 - OFFSITE Topic: Special Program during Fleet Week aboard USS Hornet

4 November 2019 - TBA

2 December 2019 - TBA

8 December 2019 - Pearl Harbor Day Memorial Dinner at the University Club, 800 Powell St, San Francisco.

(Updated 5 June 2019 by JAM/slk)