4th of July Parade at River Bend

4th of July Parade at River Bend

Local Politian poses for the cameraThe new Commander brings up the frontOut of CandyNC Vietnam Helicopter Pilots Ass,LTC Ed Hughes – Thank YouThe new wave of Army Pilots, young woman!Doesn’t look a day over 40

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Burial of MIA at the New Bern National Cemetery July 2nd

Burial of MIA at the New Bern National Cemetery July 2nd

Cpl Stephen Nemec was buried in the New Bern National Cemetery at 10am on Tuesday, July 2, 2019. Cpl Nemec was a Korean War soldier killed near the village of Unsan, North Korea on November 2, 1950, while fighting against the Chinese People’s Volunteer Forces.

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Post Installation Meeting June 19th

Post Installation Meeting June 19th

Annual Post installation meeting was held at the New Bern Elks Lodge.

The Winning Ticket

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‘Top Shelf’ Fishin’ Festival June 8th

‘Top Shelf’ Fishin’ Festival June 8th

OPERATION NORTH STATE

Great organization whose mission it is to honor and help our Wounded Veterans.

What a tuff detail this is!

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Department Commander 2019 – 2020 James Moore

Department Commander 2019 – 2020 James Moore

Click on the link below for Commander’s Bio

https://newbernpost539.com/dept-candade-james-moore/(opens in a new tab)

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New Bern HS NJROTC Annual Mud Ball Event June 4th

New Bern HS NJROTC Annual Mud Ball Event June 4th

We start off dry, do not let the ball touch the ground until we get to the field

We end up wet, shower before the next class. To bad it’s only once a year.

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New Bern HS NJROTC Awards Given May 31st

New Bern HS NJROTC Awards Given May 31st

New Bern High School NJROTC Graduation at the Flame.

C/LCDR Morrison Nesmith receives the award for Military ExcellenceC/LTJG Katelyn Wallace receives the award for Scholastic ExcellenceYanira Cox receives a Commendation for Military CommitmentKayla Duvall receives a Commendation for Military CommitmentSein Thaw receives a Commendation for Military CommitmentRobert Dixon IV receives a Commendation for Military CommitmentMSgt Samuel Dotson receives an Award of Appreciation for his 23 years of service as a NJROTC Instructor. Best to you in your retirementOne of the many gifts given to retiring MSgt …

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Memorial Day Ceremony at New Bern National Cemetery May 27th

Memorial Day Ceremony at New Bern National Cemetery May 27th

Craven County Veterans Council hosts Memorial Day Ceremony.

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Havelock HS JROTC Awards Given May 23rd

Havelock HS JROTC Awards Given May 23rd

In top photo from L – R: AO1 Dustin Edsall, Major Alex McCraight and Vice Commaner Dick Seale

Cadet Cassidy VanWegenen receives the award for Scholastic ExcellenceCadet Ely Ramirez receives the award for Military ExcellenceCadet Christopher Bostian was acknowledged for entering military serviceCadet Eric Dashnaw was acknowledged for entering military serviceCadet Tyler Dibik was acknowledged for entering military serviceCadet David Narvaez was acknowledged for entering military serviceSaying farewell to the Senior ClassDick Seale telling war stories to Cadet Cassidy VanWegenenHavelock JROTC Cadets

Cadets Jacob Bryner and Caleb …

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Poppy Drive May 18 – 19th

Poppy Drive May 18 – 19th

Legionnaires and New Bern High School NJROTC Cadets team up in our annual Poppy Drive that benefits local veterans and their families. The following NJROTC Cadets participated:

Brian Davis, Robert Dixon, Dante Hasty-Chestnut, Creed Frazier, Lane Jackson, Abigale Moorefield, David Rahland, Joseph Ralph, Elizabeth Snyder, Lazarus Tecca, Sein Thaw, Son Tzu, Katelyn Wallace, David Woodby

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