Mr. Spear, thank you for offering us the opportunity to
enjoy the museum last weekend. You have an amazing
collection and so well presented, it makes for an amazing
experience. I look forward to returning soon.
TSgt Travis Fitzgerald 222 Intelligence Support Squadron
I wanted to give you and all your docents for allowing my
residents and myself to tour your beautiful museum. They
very much enjoyed it and we are looking forward to coming
back in the summer for a BBQ. I have attached a picture for
you , form our visit.
Wishing you all a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year,
Activity Director | Ray Stone Inc.
Roseville Commons Senior Community
Hmong Group from
Oroville visited the Museum getting tours by Don Schrader and
Some of the Group
that visited the Museum took their photo in the LCVP (Landing
Craft): They belong to the Harley Owners Group (Sacramento
9 MXG Group (Beale Air Force Base) Photo
photos of some of the Combat Veterans Motorcycle Club
bikes group visit to the Museum.
NRG Meeting 8/19/2017
group visit to the Museum
Viet Nam Veterans from Troop
C, 3rd Squadron, 4th Cavalry, 3rd Brigade Task Force of the 25th
Infantry Division who fought in the Pleiku, Viet Nam AO from
1965 - 1966. They get together every 2 years for a reunion at
Chapter 118 (Roseville, CA) made a motorcycle run to visit the
Museum. They are an awesome group !!!!!!!!!!!!!
group from the Yuba City Racquet Club visited the Museum for a
CHICO A's Model A car club visit on 18 March
Group visit on
Museum Day by the DAR members (Daughters of the American
Revolution) from the Grass Valley Chapter.
The Sons in Retirement, Peach Tree Branch #45 visited the
Museum , then had a BBQ after the tours of the Museum were
This was a visit by "The Club at WestPark" Veterans
Group visit from the Yuba College Special Education students
James Thao, Kevin
Thao, Captain Frank Nelson and John Thao visited the Museum and
talked about the "Secret War" in Laos where Cpt, Nelson flew in
support of the Hmong's during the Viet Nam War.
We very much enjoyed our trip to the museum. Here are a few
pictures of us having lunch and in our cars. I'm sure we
will be back again.
Auburn A's Model A club
Motorcycle run, (group visit) to the Museum to honor our
Veterans and support the Museum and the YS Stand Down.
team from the Northern California Target Corporation visited the
Birthday party for Nolan Gobel held at the Museum. The boys and
their parents had a BBQ, watched a World War I movie and had
"scavenger hunt" of items in the Museum display cases that they
had to find and identify with the photos / list the were given.
Our Museum docents helped both the boys and the parents find the
listed items as well as relating their personnel stories to the
Boys. It was a great Day !!!!!!!
OSS Visit on CAF Day
The group of
Airman who visited the Museum were from the 13th Intelligence
Sqn, (N.E.T.) from Beale Air Force Base.
American Legion Post 383 Riders from Fair Oaks, CA. had a bike
run to visit the Museum.
The Marysville Kiwanis Club visited the Museum for their
group meeting with lunch catered by the Court House Café
Pack 402 (WEBELOS) from Sacramento.
Photo is of: Olivehurst Pack 105 "Wolf Den" Cub Scouts
Thank you so much for having us today!! I really enjoyed
spending time in your museum & hearing your experiences and
Sra Sarah Phillips and the 2nd ALS Section
of the Cass From Beale AFB in two weeks.
Airmen from the
Airman Leadership School on Beale Air Force Base volunteered at
the Museum cleaning, displaying new flags and putting the new
SR-71 Start Cart on display that was donated by Beale Air Force
Base. Photo was taken of the Airmen with the Start Cart.
Elementary School Field trip to the Museum with students,
teachers and parents.
Group visit from the Retired Teachers Association of Yuba,
Sutter and Colusa Counties
The Kerr Family
Viet Nam Veterans from the 1/7th Air Cavalry Squadron
(BLACKHAWKS) visited the Museum on August 28, 2015 as part
of their reunion in Sacramento. They chartered 2 buses to
come visit the Museum.
There were many stories told during the visit as they
viewed the Museums displays. Capt. Fred Young who flew
loaches in Nam set up the visit. They wanted their photo
taken in front of the Huey. Photo was taken from the top of
one of the buses.
9th Aerospace Medicine Squadron, 9th Medical Group, 9th Reconnaissance Wing Beale Air Force Base
Commander's Call Friday August 28th, 2015
Commander - Colonel Joseph Connolly
Superintendent - Master Sergeant Brandon Swalla
1st Sergeant - Master Sergeant Richard Johnson
John Oji' and
his committee members from the Yuba / Sutter Aero Sqn visit to
Museum to put out flags for the 1st Cav Reunion
SMSgt. Hepner's family visited the Museum after Col. Sherwood
flew from the East Coast to speak at SMSgt Hepner's ceremony Aug
21. Both are in the group photo and have maintained a close
bond through their careers.
Here is a link to a video of the visit by the
L-R MSgt Brandon Swalla, SMSgt Warren Benge, SMSgt Stacy Otte, MSgt Richard "Steve" Johnson
Riders 264 Lincoln Chapter"
Their first ride.
Charter School class visit.
Don, and Richard split the 30 students and parents into groups
for Museum tours.
These photos are
of US Army recruits before leaving for basic training.
They were brought
out to the Museum by the local Army Recruiters to view the
history that they will now become a part of as members of the US
California (State Commander) for VFW (Veterans of Foreign
Wars) Howard Hagen presenting his state commanders coin to Dann
during his visit Dec. 2014.
VFW (State Commander) Howard Hagen and his state delegation
visited the Museum Dec. 5, 2014
Red Hat Ladies visit on Armed Forces Day
War Pilot Veterans from San Jose.
Check this link for a video of
- The Visit Museum of The Forgotten Warriors 5/12/2014
Lindhursts high school seniors make a visit on 3/26/2014 for their civic projects
Great museum- we will be back! Bear's name is Montene.
of the US Naval Sea Cadets and Golden Bear Division
Cadets of the
US Naval Sea Cadets and Golden Bear Division 18 May 2012, by the
US Coast Guard Station Rio Vista
Command visited on Veterans Day.
Rob Bushey USCG DII Cmd., David
Garrison USCG, Brian Huff XPO -USCG, Elija Klein OIC USCG.
Austin and Mary Webb being
interviewed by Ryan from Appeal Democrat Newspaper front page veterans
Veterans from the wars and cold war
being interviewed in the museum library for a newspaper story in the
Interviews with twin brothers Ed
and Jim Goodman who served in Korean War in the same squad. Taken
in the museum library.
L to R: Intervened for sharing on
their experiences. Richard Sawyer - Cold War, Sandy Sanders
- Cuban Missile Crisis, Ed and Jim Goodman - Korean War, Whitney
Sanders - Afghanistan, Linda Blankenship - Iraq, Dave Henry - Vietnam,
Sitting John Parkinson - World War II. Taken on a Japanese
WWII cannon in front of the Huey (Vietnam) in front of the museum.
Visiting group from the 9th Medical
unit at Beale, inside the LCVP during their museum tour.
Board member Don Schrader welcomes
the Marysville Rotary Group to the museum.
Klassic car club from Vacaville
area visited on Tuesday 30,2012.
Commanders Call and Award Ceremony at the Museum
from Beal AFB 489th RS (Mc-12 aircraft recon). Slide show unit
history and award presentations by Flight Commander Friday Sept. 21,
2012 at the museum.
Award Ceremony/ Commanders Call Sept. 21, 2012 at
Museum 489th RS / MC-12 from Beale AFB.
Beale AFB Historian from the 9th Reconnance Wing,
Richard Rodriques gives a history of the 489th RS (flying MC-12's).
of the MC-12 Aircraft photo and unit coins to Dann Spear at Museum from
Lt. Col. Bodine and First Shirt Davis during commanders call held at he
Col. Bodine, MC-12 pilot and command of the 489th sign
a photo to present to the museum.
First Shirt Justin Davis signing photo of their
MC-12 aircraft with coins for the museum.
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was last updated onJanuary 11, 2018