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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 Memorial Dinner - for 2018 on 9 December at the University Club, 800 Powell St, San Francisco.  Contact Mr. McKnight for details at sfnouscommander@gmail.com

UPCOMING LUNCHEON DATES AND SPEAKERS 

Mondays, 11:30 at SF Italian Athletic Club, 1630 Stockton St, San Francisco, CA (unless otherwise noted)

8 January 2018 RADM Bonnie Potter, Medical Corps, USN (Ret)  Topic: Women in Navy Medicine

5 February 2018 - CAPT Tom Spink  Topic: Moffett Air Museum

5 March 2018 - Consul-General Chris Oldfield  Topic: 100 Years of Mateship. The US and Australia’s Shared Commitment in Combat

2 April 2018 - COL Larry Dietz, US Army (Ret)  Topic: The Battle of Udrigovo

7 May 2018 - LtGen Jan Huly, USMC (Ret), President & CEO Marines Memorial Association and Foundation

4 June 2018 - CPT Matt Shilk, 95th Civil Support Team  TOPIC: California National Guard  Topic: 2017 Hurricane Response

2 July 2018 - Loree Draude, Author: "She's Just Another Navy Pilot: An Aviator's Sea Journal"

6 August 2018 - CAPT Michelle Lockwood, USN (Ret)

10 September 10 - Ann Mahoney  Topic: A History of Handkerchiefs

8 October 2018 OFF-SITE VENUE: USS HORNET, Alameda  Topic: Fleet Week

5 November 2018 - USMC Rep TBD

3 December 2018 - John J. Geoghegan  Topic: Japanese Submarine Forces Off California Coast

(Updated 28 June 2018 by JAM/slk)