The heart and soul of AWON can be seen in our national and regional events.



Seattle National Conference 1995 -- Click Here
Washington, D.C. National Conference 1996 (No pictures)
St Louis National Conference 1998 -- Click Here

San Diego National Conference 2000 -- Click Here
WWII Memorial Groundbreaking 2000 -- Click Here
Branson National Conference 2002 -- Click Here
Washington D.C. National Conference 2004 -- Click Here
San Antonio National Conference 2006 -- Click Here

Tucson National Conference 2008 -- Click Here
Annapolis National Conference 2010 -- Click Here






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Washington, D.C. Meeting (12/91) -- Click Here

Bay Area Meeting (2/21/99) -- Click Here
Washington, D.C. Meeting (5/31/99) -- Click Here
A Mini Missoula meeting in June, and a more recent meeting in Oklahoma City -- Click Here
A NYC Dinner and an East Hampton, Mass. Luncheon (Both in August '99) -- Click Here
Annie & the Big Yellow Truck hit Missoula (September '99) -- Click Here
The AWON move -- Bellingham to Fredericksburg (August and September '99) -- Click Here
San Francisco -- Elaine Danks visits the U.S.S. Hornet (October '99) -- Click Here
The TODAY Show Group (November 10, '99) -- Click Here
The Fredericksburg HQ Open House (November 14, '99) -- Click Here
A Phoenix Luncheon (November '99) -- Click Here
A NYC Birthday Dinner (November '99) -- Click Here
The Rainbow Room in NYC (November '99) -- Click Here
Texas Orphans gathering (November '99) -- Click Here

The Myrtle Beach Crew (January '00) -- Click Here
The PFC Orville L. Cupp Medals Ceremony (January 21, '00) -- Click Here
Ann Mix in Recovery in Fredericksburg and Staunton (March and April, '00) -- Click Here
The Calverton, Maryland Meeting (April, '00) -- Click Here
Chickie Shields Berry and Dianne Baczynski in Napa (May, '00)-- Click Here
Donna Pile marries Richard Allen (May 20, '00)-- Click Here
Jamie Duke Keith & Friends at Fort Clinch (Memorial Day Weekend, '00)-- Click Here
The Tucson Bunch (Memorial Day Weekend, '00)-- Click Here
The 1LT James F. Nichols, Jr. Memorial Service (May 31, '00) -- Click Here
Paula Evans Baker and Jerry Baker finally meet in OK (June 2, '00) -- Click Here
The Temtes visit the Holcombs (June 15, '00) -- Click Here
Ed & Pat Peters meet Nancy Sue Johnson in Missoula (July 22, '00) -- Click Here
North Carolina meets South Carolina in McAdenville (September 17, '00) -- Click Here
Three orphans meet in Orlando (October 7, '00) -- Click Here
Ann and Larry O'Connor visit Ann's Father's B-25 memorial in France(November, '00) -- Click Here

Gisela and Jerry Baker show how they take AWON wherever they go. (January 14, '01) -- Click Here
Patty Temte and Judy Hoffman meet new member Kay Avritt in San Antonio. (March 2, '01) -- Click Here
Paula Baker meets the Last Comanche Code-Talker: Charles Chibitty (March 13, '01) -- Click Here
The Silver Star Citation for 1LT Gerard Flannick, thanks to Jack Forgy (April 13, '01) -- Click Here
Pat and Dick Albani visit Henri-Chapelle in Belgium (April 21, '01) -- Click Here
Pat and Dick Albani visit the Bridge at Remagen (April, '01) -- Click Here
A NC/SC/TN contingent meet at the Fort Bragg Officers Club (May 6, '01) -- Click Here
Rik & Dianna Peirson visit the B-17 Sentimental Journey (May 21, '01) -- Click Here
A Memorial Day Note -- a sentiment shared by Jack Langston (May 29, '01) -- Click Here
Several AWONers witness the dedication in Bedford, VA of the D-Day Memorial (June 6, '01) -- Click Here
Bobbi Leonard & Grandson Trey visit the Tennessee "Merci" Boxcar (June 9, '01) -- Click Here
The now-famous Cavanaugh Deck Pary at Point Pleasant, N.J. (June 16, '01) -- Click Here
The Meltzer/Durkee/Tannenbaum/Leo series on the Greatest Generation (July 13, '01) -- Click Here
Pat and Dick Albani host a Potluck Luncheon in New Mexico (July 20, '01) -- Click Here
Northern California AWONers meet at the Berkeley Radisson (July 29, '01) -- Click Here
North Carolina and Tennessee AWONers meet at the Wheelers in Blowing Rock, NC (August 5, '01) -- Click Here
Nine AWONers, family & friends meet at Jumer's in Peoria (August 18, '01) -- Click Here
Mary Ann Otte meets her very first sibs in San Antonio (August 25, '01) -- Click Here
Brigitt Caito and her Mother visit a Memorial for her Father in Coldwater, Ohio (August, '01) -- Click Here
Gary Shields & Diane Baczynski at Hampton, VA for the 24th Infantry Reunion (September, '01) -- Click Here
Salute to the Winston Churchill by the Lutgens after the 9/11 attacks (Mid September, '01) -- Click Here
John Whitehurst meets his very first sibs in San Antonio (October 9, '01) -- Click Here
Major Earl R. Kindig is interred at Arlington National Cemetery (October 30, '01) -- Click Here
Bill Chiodo gathers 20 sibs and their families in Westerly, RI (November 3, '01) -- Click Here
Harry Strahlendorf's talk to a local Elementary School Assembly (November 11, '01) -- Click Here
Six AWONers visit the Arizona "Merci" Boxcar in Scottsdale, AZ (November '01) -- Click Here

Nine AWONers met at the Harrisburg, PA Holiday Inn (March 16, '02) -- Click Here
AWONers Edwards, Fleming, and Peirson met at the Chart House in San Diego (March 17, '02) -- Click Here
AWONers Ed Peters and Donna Allen place a wreath for the Screaming Eagles! (May 26, '02) -- Click Here
AWONers Edwards and Smith place an arrangement at Rosecrans, representing AWON (May 27, '02) -- Click Here
Several AWONers meet at Arlington on Memorial Day to place a wreath for our Fathers (May 27, '02) -- Click Here
Barbara Kelly hosts "Hoosier Hospitality in the Heartland" in Indianapolis (May 27, '02) -- Click Here
Terry Boettcher attends the Army War College at Carlisle Barracks (June 3-7, '02) -- Click Here
AWON is well represented at the Reading Air Show's WWII Weekend (June 7-9, '02) -- Click Here
The first burial of an American Soldier in Belgium since 1954 (June 22, '02) -- Click Here
A Memorial is dedicated to Henry I. Tannenbaum and the 83rd Infantry (June 22, '02) -- Click Here
Nancy Switzer Bartlett accepts her Fathers Medals in Keokuk, Iowa (July 1, '02) -- Click Here
Betty and Vamik Volkan visit Grandchild #1 in California (July 14, '02) -- Click Here
Adrian Leist Caldwell speaks to a reunion of the 8th AF in Tupelo, MS (October 14, '02) -- Click Here
Sharon Crowley Edwards visits her Father's marker at Rosecrans for the first time (November 15, '02) -- Click Here
Pat Dwyer visits the airfield at Tinian, Saipan, where his Father was killed (November 16, '02) -- Click Here
Twenty three AWONers remember the 1st day of the Battle of the Bulge (December 16, '02) -- Click Here
Barbara Halverson Henry finds the story of her Father's downed plane (December 22, '02) -- Click Here
The Motts decorate a special AWON Christmas Tree to honor their Fathers (December 25, '02) -- Click Here

Three AWONers attend a Memorial Service in Santa Rosa for Damon Rarey (January 18, '03) -- Click Here
Eight New York area sibs met for lunch at the Tavern on the Green (January 25, '03) -- Click Here
Six Northern california area sibs met at Norma Hamilton's in Sacramento (March 9, '03) -- Click Here
The Millers meet the Albani's at the National Atomic Museum in Albuquerque (March 13, '03) -- Click Here
The Albanis meet up with Muriel Mau, Frederica von Stade and the Temtes in Hawaii (March, '03) -- Click Here
Three San Diego sibs welcome Nancy Sue Johnson, who sweeps in from Missoula (March 31, '03) -- Click Here
Seven Eastern sibs meet for lunch at the Gettysburg Hotel (April 22, '03) -- Click Here
Tom and Pete Souders conduct a service on the New Jersey to remember the Bunker Hill (May 11, '03) -- Click Here
The San Antonio bunch meet the Motts at Luby's (May 16, '03) -- Click Here
24 sibs organize to place a Memorial Day Wreath at Henri-Chapelle (May 24, '03) -- Click Here
Norma Nicol Hamilton and Patricia Behan Armstrong at the Reading of the names in Sacramento (May 25, '03) -- Click Here
Paula Evans Baker with Andre Lefebvre at Epinal, Memorial Day Services, 2003 (May 25, '03) -- Click Here
Smith, Fleming, and Edwards place a Memorial Day Wreath at Rosecrans (May 26, '03) -- Click Here
Elliott, Peters, Meek, and Wheeler represent AWON at the National D-Day Memorial at Bedford (May 26, '03) -- Click Here
Phyllis Louis and Bob Wasmer represent AWON at Arlington National Cemetery (May 26, '03) -- Click Here
Paula Evans Baker with Jerome Leclerc and Francois Cesar in Arracourt, France (May 28, '03) -- Click Here
Paula Evans Baker with Jerome Leclerc in Armaucourt, France (May 30, '03) -- Click Here
The Reading Air Show and WWII Weekend draws an AWON crowd (June 6-8, '03) -- Click Here
Mike Conley of the WWII Memorial provides pictures of construction progress (June 13, '03) -- Click Here
Barbara Henry's trip to Mount Tournette, France, and what she found. (June 14, '03) -- Click Here
Sam and Rachel Tannenbaum visit the Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum in Georgia. (June 26, '03) -- Click Here
Patricia Gaffney Ansel and Michael Robert Kindig wed in New Haven! (June 28, '03) -- Click Here
The Motts organize a regional gathering at Tiny's Cafe in Troy, Ohio (June 28-29, '03) -- Click Here
Sharon Crowley Edwards visits our dads at Henri-Chapelle and Hamm-Luxembourg (July 20-21, '03) -- Click Here
AWON Board Member Kathy Le Comte Lupton and her husband John deliver TWINS! (July 24, '03) -- Click Here
Temte and Hoffman meet new member Witschorke at the Macaroni Grill in San Antonio (July 27, '03) -- Click Here
Six PA-area sibs meet for lunch at the Gettysburg Hotel (July 29, '03) -- Click Here
The Kindigs pack it up in New Haven and head for Denver (August 11, '03) -- Click Here
New Member Shirley McKinney meets her first sib, while Branson is revisited (August 14, '03) -- Click Here
Susan Linville cathes up to her Father's best friend at the 95th Div. Reunion (August 23, '03) -- Click Here
Tommy Morris of Ventura, CA remembers his Dad and the LST 577 (September 4, '03) -- Click Here
Baker Company (currently serving in Iraq) remembers 911. (September 11, '03) -- Click Here
An AWON Grandson is honored by the President of the United States. (September 12, '03) -- Click Here
Long-time AWON member Tommy Morris meets his first AWON sibs. (September 12, '03) -- Click Here
The Kightlingers and Allens hike Currahee Mountain with "Pee Wee" Martin. (September, '03) -- Click Here
Baker, Ramirez, & Bowers meet in Mesa, AZ for the 35th Div. Assn. Reunion. (October 1-5, '03) -- Click Here
Two of the Sues are hosted in Dover-Foxcroft, Maine, and then in NYC! (October 5-7, '03) -- Click Here
The same Sues are hosted by Millie & Jim Cavanaugh in Point Pleasant, NJ (October '03) -- Click Here
Jim Boese meets sib #1 (Sharon Edwards) and sib #2 (Roger Connor). (October 15, '03) -- Click Here
Downs, Lecrone and Buterbaugh meet to do research at the Army War College (October 15, '03) -- Click Here
Pam Wilson, Dorrie Lloyd-Still, and Susan Chadd meet in Madison, WI (October 25, '03) -- Click Here
Peirson meets the Kindigs at the Sheraton Universal in Los Angeles. (October 26, '03) -- Click Here
The Kindigs remember their Fathers at Arlington. (November 3, '03) -- Click Here
The AWON Board meets at the Hotel Harrington in Washington, DC. (November 7, '03) -- Click Here
The Kindigs visit the Peirsons & Cramptons in Southern CA. (December 31, '03) -- Click Here

Sam Tannenbaum meets Tony Vacarro on an important anniversary. (January 18, '04) -- Click Here
Stars are placed on the "Freedom Wall" at the WWII Memorial. (February 3, '04) -- Click Here

North Carolina sibs meet in Greensboro, N.C.(February 29, '04) -- Click Here
The Stahls visit the Hoffmans and the Temtes in San Antonio. (March 23, '04) -- Click Here

Ann Mix and Lee Mathis get a first look at the new WWII Memorial. (May 5, '04) -- Click Here
Roger Connor visits the USS Nimitz -- at Coronado. (May 16, '04) -- Click Here

Harry Strahlendorf honors his father at Mays Landing, N.J. (May 26-28, '04) -- Click Here

Tom Ratliff honors his Father and Mother in D.C.. (May 28, '04) -- Click Here
Nancy Sue Johnson places Memorial Day Wreath in Missoula, MT. (May 31, '04) -- Click Here
Ann Mix stops to see Nancy Sue Johnson on her way west. (July 6, '04) -- Click Here
Mary Hearn and Shirley Mckinney meet in North Little Rock, AR. (July 8, '04) -- Click Here
Mix and Kindig meet, then Patricia speaks in Madison. (July 8, '04) -- Click Here
Roger takes Sharon Edwards for a 2nd visit to the Nimitz. (July 20, '04) -- Click Here
Roger welcomes the USS Ronald Reagan to Coronado. (July 23, '04) -- Click Here
Temte and Hoffman host Conrad Netting in San Antonio. (August 6, '04) -- Click Here

Mott, Ambrose, & 1st Marine Div. survivors tackle The Pacific. (Aug. 12-15, '04) -- Click Here
The AWON Board meets in Denver. (August 21-23, '04) -- Click Here
Patricia Gaffney-Kindig spreads the AWON word. (September 1, '04) -- Click Here
Patricia Gaffney-Kindig lobbies the Denver Mayor. (September 6, '04) -- Click Here
Margraten hosts a new event -- the All Names Soundscape. (September 17, '04) -- Click Here
"Sante Fe Annies" meet in El Paso, TX. (October 9, '04) -- Click Here
AWONers meet in Carlisle and Gettysburg, PA. (October 15-16, '04) -- Click Here
Northwest AWONers meet for lunch in Fife, WA. (October 30, '04) -- Click Here
The Tally Committee meets at the Kindigs in Denver, CO. (November 3, '04) -- Click Here
Victoria Adams and two sisters visit St. Avold, France (November 24 - 30, '04) -- Click Here
The LeGrands get Left Coast company in Oro Valley, AZ. (December 3, '04) -- Click Here
Dedication of the WWII Memorial in Springfield, IL. (December 4, '04) -- Click Here
Tina and Bruce Aden go to a White House Christmas party. (December 15, '04) -- Click Here
Roger and Sharon visit the Linvilles in Danville, IL. (December 30, '04) -- Click Here

60th Anniversary exhibit of the Battle of the Bulge, Bastogne (December '04) -- Click Here

Five sibs (4 old & 1 new) meet at Mechanicsburg, PA. (January 7, '05) -- Click Here
Five sibs (3 old & 2 new) meet at Camarillo Airport, CA. (February 4, '05) -- Click Here
New York City (& envorons) sibs meet at Café Topsy to welcome Pat Rathje (March 12, '05) -- Click Here

Roger McKee Connor and Sharon Crowley Edwards wed on Coronado! (March 17, '05) -- Click Here
Rik Peirson and D.C. Conference Video Producer David Duke meet for lunch (April 4, '05) -- Click Here

Nine sibs meet for a Memorial for the fallen in the center of York, PA (April 23, '05) -- Click Here
Several sibs welcome Sam and Rachel Tannenbaum to NYC (May 6, '05) -- Click Here
Nine sibs, including a new member, meet in Tumwater, WA (May 7, '05) -- Click Here
Tannenbaum, Vacarro, Houtrides and Patton meet on Long Island City (May 9, '05) -- Click Here
George Zatko hosted Shirley McKinney in Biloxi, Mississippi (May 18, '05) -- Click Here

Tina Aden and her family plus Shirley Mckinney remember PFC George T. Davis (May 28, '05) -- Click Here
Joyce McCollum and her family visit her Father's grave on Memorial Day Weekend (May 29, '05) -- Click Here
A Slovenian Memorial is dedicated to the B-24 Crew of 2LT Donald S. Morrison (June 18, '05) -- Click Here
Two AWON cowgirls meet the same pony, somewhere in Texas (Posted June 18, '05) -- Click Here
Vic Muller visits the Memorial to his Brother Joseph in Biersdorf, Germany (June 20, '05) -- Click Here
Vic Muller visits the Memorial for PVT Alfred Etcheverry in Goesdorf, Luxembourg (June 21, '05) -- Click Here

Several sibs meet at the Navy Pier in Chicago to commemorate end of WWII (July 23, '05) -- Click Here

Shirley McKinney and her husband attend the 84th ID Railsplitters Reunion (July 25, '05) -- Click Here
The AWON Board holds its annual meeting in Kansas City, Missouri (Aug. 26-27, '05) -- Click Here
Ron Burrus enlists in the USAF Reserve in memory of his Grandfather (August 30, '05) -- Click Here
Four AWONers attend a session held by the DPMO in San Diego (September 24, '05) -- Click Here
Barb Henry, Missouri Coordinator, hosts a gathering for area sibs (September 30, '05) -- Click Here
Mackay Crampton, a CA Coordinator, hosts a gathering for area sibs (October 7, '05) -- Click Here
Patty Temte organized a luncheon for several South Texas sibs (October 8, '05) -- Click Here
Seven AWONers gather in NYC to celebrate their Fathers' lives (October 10, '05) -- Click Here
Shirley Jackson McKinney hosts a luncheon in Little Rock, AR (November 9, '05) -- Click Here
Three AWONers represent us at Veterans Day remembrances in D.C. (November 10, '05) -- Click Here

The Connors celebrate the new B-24 Exhibit at the San Diego Vet's Museum (Nov. 11, '05) -- Click Here
Several AWONers meet to present an AWON plaque at Arlington (Nov. 11, '05) -- Click Here
Several AWONers participate in Nations Parade Week in New York City (Nov. 11, '05) -- Click Here

Thirteen AWONers of the new SoCal Region meet in San Diego (Feb 18, '06) -- Click Here
10th Mountain Veterans of WWII visit 10th Mountain wounded at Walter Reed (Mar. 4, '06) -- Click Here

AWONers Albani, Mau, and Smith meet for lunch in Kailua, Hawaii (Mar. 11, '06) -- Click Here
Shirley Mckinney hosts a Reunion of the Railsplitters in Little Rock (April 19-23, '06) -- Click Here
AWON President Patricia Gaffney-Kindig lobbies Capital Hill (May '06) -- Click Here
Mary Ruth Thier Klimow honors her Father with a Tree in Belle Harbor (Memorial Day '06) -- Click Here
The AWON National Conference in San Antonio – Megapictures (May 26-29 '06) -- Click Here
Bonnie Hellums takes a birthday ride on a B-17 like her Dad's (June 11, '06) -- Click Here
Third luncheon of the California Central Coast Regional Group (July 11, '06) -- Click Here
Second luncheon of the Sounthern California Regional Group (July 15, '06) -- Click Here

Patricia Gaffney-Kindig flies in an A-6 Trainer at Platt Valley Airpark, CO (Aug. 20, '06) -- Click Here
The Connors join Sharon's Dad's 307th Bomb Group Reunion in WA (Aug. 24-26, '06) -- Click Here
Several AWONers attend the 35th Division Reunion in Topeka, KS (Sept. 13-17, '06) -- Click Here
Sharon Crowley Connor visits Yap Island, near where her Father was lost (Sept. 20, '06) -- Click Here
Roger Connor renews friendships and visits his Father's Grave in Luxembourg (Sept. 20, '06) -- Click Here
Pat Cervenak Albani meets James Bradley, Author of "Flags of Our Fathers" (Oct. 7, '06) -- Click Here
The Connors travel to Monarch Beach to welcome Bill Ciodo to CA (Oct. 27, '06) -- Click Here
Several sibs march & meet for the Veterans Day Parade in New York City (Nov. 11, '06) -- Click Here

The Connors welcome the Temtes and Le Grands in San Diego (Feb. 3, '07) -- Click Here
Sixteen AWON sibs attend a gathering in York, PA (April 21, '07) -- Click Here
The Connors host the Volkans in San Diego (May 16, '07) -- Click Here

Upcoming group trip to the Philippines for Memorial Day (May 25 – June 5, '07) -- Click Here
The Connors visit the USS Midway for Memorial Day service (May 26, '07) -- Click Here
Patricia Gaffney-Kindig speaks at MIA gathering (May 28, '07) -- Click Here

The Hoffmans, Temtes, and Connors visit Bonnie & Carel (June 15, '07) -- Click Here

Four sibs meet for lunch in Hot Springs, Arkansas (July 23, '07) -- Click Here

Several sibs welcome two potential new members in San Diego (Aug. 9, '07) -- Click Here

Lois Klein hosts two sibs for lunch in Montecito (August 31, '07) -- Click Here
Four AWON sibs attend the First Marine Division Reunion in Philadelphia (Aug. 31, '07) -- Click Here
24 orphans gather and share stories in Clinton Township, Michigan (Nov. 10, '07) -- Click Here
Several AWONers march in the NYC Veterans Day Parade (Nov. 11, '07) -- Click Here
Rhode Island dedicates its World War II Memorial (Nov. 11, '07) -- Click Here

Several AWONers met at the Southern California Luncheon in San Marcos (Feb. 16, '08) -- Click Here
Lecrone, Rhinehart, Buterbaugh, & Layne meet in Delaware (Feb. 29 to Mar. 3, '08) -- Click Here
23 sibs from at least four states meet at Hoss's Steak & Sea House in York (April 5, '08) -- Click Here
The Flowers of Remembrance remember CPL John S. Howe in Normandy (April 20, '08) -- Click Here
Floyd Johnson drives 1,941 miles to Ohio to see the Motts (April 23, '08) -- Click Here
The Baczynskis and Hamiltons visit the Liberty Ship SS O'Brian in San Francisco (April 26, '08) -- Click Here
Several sibs met at Pella, Iowa for the annual Tulip Time Festival (May 1 to 4, '08) -- Click Here
Boettcher & Holliday change the Gold Star law in Fort Dodge, Iowa (May 6, '08) -- Click Here
Shirley McKinney breaks her arm and STILL visits the WWII Museum in New Orleans (May 17, '08) -- Click Here
Kathy Swanson caps a 9-year effort to claim her Father's Medals in Akeley, MN (May 26, '08) -- Click Here
Ginny and Bill Bugg host four other AWONers and spouses in Birmingham (May 31, '08) -- Click Here
A French class from Sainte Foy la Grande goes to Normandy on D-Day (June 6, '08) -- Click Here
Holliday and Boettcher host Belgium's Jack Million (Glenn Miller) Band in Iowa (June 16, '08) -- Click Here
Seven AWONers welcome new member Hope Maloney in NYC (July 10, '08) -- Click Here
Bob Holliday and Terry Boettcher receive an award in Iowa (July 25, '08) -- Click Here
Sandy Wical covers a memorial dedication to widows and orphans in Redlands, CA (July 26, '08) -- Click Here
AWON is saddened by the loss of LTC Jack O'Dell Forgy (Friday, September 26, '08) -- Click Here
AWON's Ballot Committee was hard at work in Woodland, CA (Saturday, October 11, '08) -- Click Here
Veterans Day Parade in Fernandina Beach, FL (Tuesday, November 11, '08) -- Click Here
Beloved AWONer COL Jack Forgy was put to rest in Arlington (Wednesday, December 17, '08) -- Click Here

Sixteen AWONers, spouses, & friends meet for lunch in San Diego, CA (Saturday, Jan. 24, '09) -- Click Here
Nancy Sue Johnson throws a 96th for a Rosie the Riveter in Missoula, MT (Sunday, Jan. 25, '09) -- Click Here
The Traveling Trio meets Ken & Delores Sills in State College, PA (March 13-5 '09) -- Click Here
The Temtes and the Hoffmans see Bonnie the Wicked Stepmom in Houston (June 12, '09) -- Click Here
The Temtes cruise to meet up with several sibs in San Francisco and Seattle (June 15-18, '09) -- Click Here
New Mexico regional luncheon is held at the Albanis in Albuquerque (July 25, '09) -- Click Here
26 AWONers meet in Gettysburg & Carlisle for friendship & research (October, '09) -- Click Here
New Orleans Board Meeting and Victory Theater Dedication (November 6-7, '09) -- Click Here
Three AWONers represent us on Veterans Day in Indianapolis (November 11, '09) -- Click Here

"Spirit of '45" Kickoff event in San Diego (January 18, '10) -- turn on your speakers! -- Click Here
Pearl Harbor Survivors meet AWON in San Diego (March 20, '10) -- Click Here
The McCollums teach a 5th grade class in Florida about World War II (May, '10) -- Click Here
Our Fathers were honored in the D.C. Memorial Day Parade (May 31, '10) -- Click Here
AWON volunteers remember WWII at the 20th annual Reading Air Show (June 5-6, '10) -- Click Here
Sam Tannenbaum extends the Spirit of '45 to Boynton Beach and Luxembourg (August 17, '10) -- Click Here

Walt Linne and Barb Kelly host the AWON Board Meeting in Indianapolis (October 6-9, '11) -- Click Here

The Temtes and the Pinkertons meet the Walkers for dinner in Plano, Texas (February 20, '12) -- Click Here
Jerry and Judy Pinkerton host ten orphans in Dallas (June 16, '12) -- Click Here

Several AWONers meet at the Seasons Restaurant in Williamsburg, VA (January 10, '13) -- Click Here
Harris & Bernstein meet at the Veteran's Day Parade in New York City (November 11, '13) -- Click Here

Eight AWONers meet at the Bryant Park Grill in Manhattan (October 26, '14) -- Click Here

The Margraten kids present a bench on Memorial Day (May 23, '15) -- Click Here

Watch for future events posted here!

For important information on preparing Photos and Captions
for the AWON EVENTS Section, Click Here.

Remembering SSGT Daniel Raymond Geis, KIA 21 December '43 with heartfelt thanks,
as his daughter, Judy Geis Hoffman, former AWON President, has staged AWON Events on this page since 2004.