Civil Air Patrol will be helping out with Wreaths Across America again this year on December 14, 2013. Wreaths Across America is an event designed to honor fallen troops by placing wreaths on the graves at Arlington National Cemetery. To sign up please follow the link below.
Good job at the parade everyone! The color guard looked great!
Remember the Parade on Novemebr 11th
Next week we will be training for the Parade, doing character development, and a few team building activities
On September 21st. at 9am, St. Mary’s Composite Squadron will be marching in the St. Mary’s County Fair parade. If you want to march in the parade, please email Austin Dillow at firstname.lastname@example.org so that we may begin training next meeting.
On October 5th, there will be a disaster relief training exercise taking place at the airport. We will need actors to play victims during the exercise. Sign up on the Activities page.
We have two upcoming events, a control tower tour, and a search and rescue exercise. See the Activities page to sign up and for more information.
Apollo 8 was chartered as a CAP unit. (Ref: CAP Report to Congress 1969) The members of the crew (Borman, Lovell, and Anders) were all CAP members (Ibid.). Lovell was made a CAP member when he flew with Borman on Gemini in 1965. (Ibid.) Frank Borman was a former cadet. They gave the pledge of allegiance at Super Bowl III in Jan 1969.