VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

Charles D. Russell, our audio-visual media (AV) specialist has retired. We want several volunteers to back each other up. We will train you to help take over his duties of monthly Zoom hosting and tech support with AV equipment setup for our slide show programs at the club. The club also provides technical assistance with their AV equipment. Please email Karl Kleinbub: knj1002@myninestar.net or phone (317) 607-6948 to provide us with your contact information.

2022 WWII Roundtable Membership Dues ​​​​

You may pay your annual dues fees at the dinner meetings:

Veteran Family $20.00

Non-Veteran Family $25.00

WWII Veterans FREE Membership

RSVP Deadline is Monday, May 16​​

​​​Be sure to send your RSVP for dinner reservations to Karl Kleinbub:

knj1002@myninestar.net or phone (317) 607-6948.


A head count is very important for the Northside Events & Social Club kitchen to plan on the required meals for our dinner meeting attendees.


THOMAS GANTZ CASSADY
"A Hoosier for Lafayette and an American Patriot:

Part 1 and Part 2" by Bradley K. Damon
Click the following links to view each entire slide show:

Part 1, December 6, 2021 and ​​​Part 2, January 24, 2022.

These slideshows were presented in-person and via Zoom by Brad Damon in December and January. (Links to these slideshows are now also posted on our PRESENTATIONS webpage.)​​

​​INFORMATION DEADLINE FOR NEXT NEWSLETTER - FRIDAY, JUNE 6

Please send new items to editor, Kathryn Lerch, klerch@parktudor.org

Refer to our newsletter’s first page 'bookmark' column for future program dates in 2022.

The Aleutian Islands Campaign 1942-1943 ​​

by John Shively, Lafayette, IN​​​

​"The Aleutian Islands Campaign 1942-1943" is now available for viewing on YouTube at the following link:
https://youtu.be/_uEvgpLAkfA

This lecture covers the campaigns in the Aleutian Islands during 1942 and 1943. I will describe the role of the Aleutians in the Midway Operation during the summer of 1942, and its connection with the simultaneous operations in the Solomons and New Guinea.

I welcome any and all comments.

John Shively, indjcs@aol.com or ​​by phone 765-491-7010​​​​​​

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WANTED: Suggestions for Future Speakers​​

The WWII Roundtable Executive Board is looking to fill program slots for 2022. Please send suggestions for future speakers to Dr. Holt: charles.holt@va.gov, or Kathryn Lerch: klerch@parktudor.org; or Bill Ervin: wervin@butler.edu