Petaluma Elks Lodge #901 – A Hero’s Welcome with Special Dinner

Many individuals have never experienced the opportunity to meet a real life Hero. However the Petaluma Elks Lodge #901 had the unique opportunity to welcome into our midst four distinguished Korean War Heroes – Major General Norman DeBack, USAF Ret., … Continue reading

HOME OF THE FREE, BECAUSE OF THE BRAVE

On Veterans Day, November 11, 2012, Augie Rey Fernandez, Veterans Committee Chairperson for Honolulu Elks Lodge 616 organized a “Mahalo Luau” to honor our 616 Veterans for their service to our Country. Over 100 Veterans and their guests were treated … Continue reading

2012 Orange County Stand Down

The annual Orange County Stand Down was held at the Army Reserve Center in Costa Mesa, CA. What is a Stand Down? The definition provided by the Veterans Village of San Diego: “In times of war, exhausted combat units requiring … Continue reading

Huntington Beach Elks Lodge #1959 Memorial Tribute

As a memorial tribute to our Veterans and those actively serving today the Huntington Beach Elks Lodge #1959 supported the Field of Honor. The Field of Honor is a Memorial paying lasting tribute to those men and women who have … Continue reading