The meeting is on Saturday November 3, 2012
Social Hour Starts at 10:00 AM at the
Beaverton Elks Lodge
3500 SW 104th Avenue
Beaverton, Oregon 97005-1941
Located off of Canyon Road (Highway 8) just East of Highway 217 (see below)
Door Open at 10:00 for social time; meeting will start at 11:15. Lunch is served at 11:45 followed closely by the featured program.
PROGRAM: B-26 Pilot Bob Brown
Bob flew combat missions for over 1 Â½ years in the 320th BG(M), 442nd BS with his ending base being on Sardinia, Italy. He flew from starting in early 1943 and ending in 1944. He flew a total 67 missions as a copilot or pilot of a B-26 Martin Marauder. The B-26 targets were mainly daylight missions in the MTO (Mediterranean Theatre of Operations) hitting bridges, rail yards and disrupting German supply lines in North Africa, Italy and Southern France.
LUNCH MENU: A hot meal is available for purchase at the meeting for $13.00 which includes gratuity.
Floor displays, local aviation news, and normal business needs will also occur at the meeting.
See the chapterâ€™s web site for the chapter for detailed driving information http://www.8thafhsoregon.com
Drive past the main entrance into the lodge and park in the â€œbackâ€ of the building â€“ the north side â€“ and enter through the door there directly into the meeting room.
8th AFHS E-Mail and Postal Contact Information:
Secretary 8thAFHS Oregon
17502 SW Kimmel Ct
Beaverton, Oregon 97007-6877