57th Alumni Association Projects for 2019
57th Alumni Association Projects for 2019. Thanks to you, the bench projects are being completed.
For 2019, the 57th Alumni Association (AA) Officers and Directors have decided on the project of placing a granite bench at four locations.
(1) Charleston AFB, project. The bench was placed June 4th and the base has CANCELLED the July 31 dedication. The dedication will be rescheduled at a later date. Please check back for the new dedication date and time.
The placement of the bench is very good and it allows an individual to view the names on the memorial and have a good view of the C-141. CMSgt (Ret) Claude Irelan managed the installation.
March Field Air Museum
(2) March Field Air Museum, the bench has been installed. The Director, Collections, Exhibits & Restoration at the March Field Air Museum J. Houlihan commented, the bench looks fantastic, thank you and please give my thanks to the association members.
Dedication Day June 20, 2020
Museum of Aviation Robbins AFB
(3) The Museum of Aviation, Robins AFB, GA. The 57th Alumni Association bench for the Museum of Aviation at Robins AFB, GA has been installed and dedicated on July 17, 2020. Ken Emery from the Museum of Aviation with Don and Sharon Jenkins, Ora Conlon, and Ron and Rada Wolfe representing the 57th Alumni Association.
Dedication Day July 17, 2020
Starlifter Memorial Park, Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, NJ
(4) McGuire AFB, project. The bench was installed August 19, 2020 adjacent to the C-141 located on Starlifter Memorial Park, Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, NJ. Photos below.