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brought in his photo and bio. He was a Navy
Commander with 27 years. He served on the USS
Constellation (CV-64), then transferred to the
Medical Corps serving as the Laboratory Officer at
the Naval Hospital Philadelphia for 3 years, went to
Naples, Italy for 4 years working with the 6th
Fleet, worked with microbiologists in Morocco and
Ethiopia retiring from the Navy in 1989 after
joining in 1962. He now is playing a big part at
the Museum as a Volunteer working on computer
digitizing collection photos.
Floyd Jones brought
in a World War II US Army Air Corps marked box and
instrument known as a Aircraft Protractor that his
friend, MSgt George Lester donated. It is dated
Cory Walker brought in 2 helmets his Grandma Patrica
Mountain gave him. He is holding a World War II
British "Dishpan" helmet and Cory is holding a Viet
Nam War flight helmet worn by D.E. Sanborn who flew
with the "SUNDOWNERS" VF-92 Sqd. in 1972.
brought in a Montagnard cross bow and quiver with
arrows that he was given to him during his tour by
the Montagnard's. LT. Nelson also brought a signed
photo of himself taken in 1967 at Pleiku, in the
Central Highlands of Viet Nam while stationed at
the 526th Replacement Company base. He served as a
LT. in the Army
(Daughter) and Aletha holding a captured Nazi banner
that was brought home by her father SSgt Rudolph
Karl Munstermanseen in the signed photo of him they
are holding with the banner from World War II. He
was with the Army 8th Division as a SSgt who was
awarded the CIB for combat.
Rich and Dawn
Tallman brought in photos of their family members
who have served in 4 wars. Father: Arthur
Tallman (World War II), Uncle: George Brill (Korean
War), Brother: Stephen Tallman (Vietnam War), and
Son: Neil Tallman (Operation Iraqi Freedom). Thank
you to the Tallman family who have served !
M/Sgt George Lester
was a primary boom operator on refueling the
SR-71's. His reflection is in the canopy after
served in the Air Force and was stationed At Beale
AFB. He brought in his photo and original prints of
Veterans he did with attached personnel stories of
each Veteran. They are truly unique drawings that
are done over the map where the Veterans served. An
original concept that Dallas did to honor the
Veterans service !
Frank Pangburn, USN
Korean War and Nuclear testing Sailor with 2 photo
displays from his service including photos he took
of the Hydrogen Bomb tests in the Pacific.
TSgt USAF (RET)
David McCormack signing the SR-71 canopy. He was in
the SR program A.G.E. 1969 - 1974. He also was at
Plekiu, Viet Nam with the 505th TCMS 1965 - 1966
with the "BIRGDOGS" recon aircraft.
brought her daughter, Sgt. Michelle McCullah's 4th
ID uniform and write up about her service. She
served as the Battalion Chaplains Assistant at
Kandahar, Afghanistan with HQ & HQ Bn. of the 4th
Inf. Div, US Army in Operation Enduring Freedom War
on Terror. Her Mom, Cindy is very proud of
Michelle's service to our country.
Mrs. Myrle Gill
brought in a 2nd ID Roster in memory of her husband
Floyd Gill who served with the 2nd ID during World
Major Dale Welch (RET) USAF Pilot brought in
his friend, Lt Col. Gerry Shaw's USAF Officers
dress Sword. Gerry flew from 1970 - 1990 in
many aircraft during his time with the Air
Today my husband
and I visit the museum of the forgotten warriors for
the first time. What an awesome display of military
history. It is amazing. Thanks Mr Dann Spear.
Luisa and Rock P leger
Rock with his USAF
patches and his Father Yvon Leger's USN knife
he carried in the Normandy 1944 invasion where he
served as a USN Coxwin on a LCVP landing craft
landing the soldiers. He as assigned to LST 30.
Dann and Ceder met
Kris "TANTO" Paronto, hero of the Benghazi, Libya
attack and writer of the book and movie 13
Hours. What a story he had to tell !
Floyd Jones presents Dann a donation check from the
Feather Falls Casino to the Museum.
Photo is of Gordon by his display put up 29
years ago in the Museum.
Steve Frey and Gordon Osborne both mere at
Tuy Hoa, Viet Nam the same unit with the Air
Force and at the Museum ,after almost 50 years
and enjoyed their memories.
Dann, thank you sooo much for
today. It meant a lot to my Dad.
Especially meeting Steve and getting
the link to the annual reunion data.
You are such a great person,
you will probably never know how
great my dear friend!!
I posted the pics and your
business card on Facebook.
I enjoyed catching up... be
sure to tell Bert & the boys
hello from us & give them hugs!!
Love, Jackie Watson
served in the USAF during Desert Storm at Taif,
Saudi Arabia. They could not go off base unless
they wore an "ABAYA". She brought in hers that she
wore there with a photo of her wearing it. She said
they would wear these over their desert uniforms and
they were a real pain in the butt !.
Beale Air Force
Honor Guard Team giving a class to the Hmongs on
flag folding and drill for their newly organized
Hmong Honor Guard team at the Museum.
Rock donated by Joey Moorehead
owner of Butte Sand and Gravel, With Dann
spreading the donation.
Blades donated by Jones Flying service in Biggs CA.
Unloaded by Chris Taylor and Museum Staff.
Davies with her husbands U-2 flight suit display
Helene and Michael
Andrews brought in a Civil War canteen, buckles and
a Gettysburg unit position map of the battle lines.
brought in her late husband, Major Richard Davies (USAF
PILOT) Mess dress with medals and wings, U-2 (DRAGON
LADY) flight suit his photos as a tribute to her
husband. Major Davies flew RF-4's in Viet Nam
earning 3 Distinguished Flying Crosses, 4 Bronze
Stars and the Viet Nam Cross of Gallantry with
Palm. He went on to fly the U-2 Recon plane putting
in over 1000 flight hours. After he retired from
the Air Force, he went to NASA where he flew the
EB-2. He retired as a Major.
Veterans pictures being taken at the museum for
display by the Yuba Sutter Regional Arts Council on
March 4th 2017.
Bushman (US Navy - Ret) brought in a signed photo.
He wore his uniform for the Veterans photo portraits
shoot by the Arts Council held at the Museum.
Austin and Mary Webb being photographed for
photo portraits shoot by the Arts Council held at
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August 11, 2017