Cascade Warbirds Squadron
Minutes of the Meeting of
the Membership – 08 October 2011, Museum of Flight, Seattle
The XO called the meeting
to order at 10:10 AM. There were 52 members and guests in
The following occurred:
New members and guests were introduced; of note, some guests saw the meeting notice on our Facebook Fan page and were thus encouraged to attend.
Fred announced the details of the Annual Christmas Dinner Party Gala to be held on 10 December
Dave mentioned the Board of Directors would be meeting after lunch and invited all who were interested to attend.
Guest speaker George Kuchenbecker, WWII B-24 tail gunner, shared with us the details of his recent air force reunion and then told a couple war stories about his days as a tail gunner.
Dave gave a recap of the recent events at the Reno races. Several members in the audience who also attended the races shared their perspectives and a general discussion ensued.
Our last act of the day was a presentation by Bud Granley, Keith McMann, Bill Lamberton, and Bob Jones on what it's like to own, operate, and race the North American T-6 (Harvard, SNJ).
There being no further
business, the meeting was adjourned at 12:45 PM.
For the Squadron
Fred C Smyth