In Uniform

  • Sun Apr 29th, 2012 3:09pm
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Active Duty

Air Force Senior Airman Brennen Cornett, stationed at Kadena Air Force Base in Okinawa, Japan, has been awarded 2011 Pacific Air Command Firefighter of the Year honor. Cornett is attending leadership school and is set be promoted to the rank of staff sergeant. Cornett is a crash rescue crew chief who works as a fire training officer. He is to be reassigned in November to Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany, for his third overseas tour since joining the Air Force in 2008. Brennen, a 2003 Stanwood High School graduate, joined the fire service in September 2003. He earned an associate degree in technical arts of fire science at Everett Community College while working part-time for Camano Island Fire &Rescue and the Stanwood Fire Department. His parents are Laurel and Brad Niven of Camano Island and Mike and Carol Cornett of Lake Stevens.

Navy Airman Gary M. Huehnerhoff, son of Joan Huehnerhoff and Robert Huehnerhoff, both of Arlington, recently reported for duty with Marine Wing Communications Squadron 28, at Cherry Point, N. C. Huehnerhoff is a 2005 graduate of Lakewood High School.

Schools

Three Arlington High School seniors are planning to attend U.S. military schools:

Robert Kephart, U.S. Air Force Academy; Blake McPherson, West Point U.S. Military Academy; and Alvin Abes, U.S. Naval Academy.

Veterans calendar

Reunion

USS America Carrier Veterans Association Reunion 2012, Sept. 11-15, Holiday Inn South, Baton Rouge, La. More info: 888-391-CV66; www.ussamerica.org or hatron10@aol.com.

Fleet Reserve

Fleet Reserve Association — Branch 170: 5 p.m. second Wednesdays at Club 170, 6802 Beverly Blvd., Everett. For USN, USMC, USCG with honorable discharge. Joe, 425-931-4502; Mike, 425-870-8749; C.R. 206-605-8422.

Veterans of Foreign Wars

Edmonds Post 8870 and Ladies Auxiliary: 12:30 p.m., second Fridays, Edmonds Senior Center, 220 Railroad Ave., Edmonds. Fred at 206-940-7502.

Arlington Boyer-Daniel Post 1561: 7 p.m. first Tuesdays at the Servpro office, 13421 39th Ave. NE. All veterans who have served honorably and received a combat or campaign medal are eligible to join. 425-232-8453 or 360-435-6677 or vfw1561.org

Gay Jones Post 921 and Auxiliary: 1 p.m. third Saturdays at the Boys &Girls Club, 402 Second St., Snohomish. Most overseas veterans are eligible. Help for all veterans who need a hand up. 425-397-7111.

Everett Post 2100: 6:30 p.m. fourth Thursday, 2711 Oaks Ave., Everett. Ladies Auxiliary 2100: 6:30 p.m. second Monday. 425-337-1559.

Lynnwood Post 1040: First Thursdays at the Alderwood Youth Club, 19619 24th Ave. W., Lynnwood. 425-774-7416, 425-697-4102 or 425-486-2637.

Old Guard Post 2100: 6:30 p.m. last Thursday of every month at 2711 Oakes Ave., Everett. 425-252-2100.

American Legion

Legion Post 58: 7 p.m. third Tuesday of every month at the Odd Fellows Building, 610 Lewis St., Monroe. Bob, 360-863-3544 or www.americanlegionmonroe.org.

Legion Post 6: 7 p.m. second Thursday of every month at the VFW Hall, 2711 Oakes Ave., Everett. Marvin, 425-224-4137.

Legion Post 181: 7 p.m. second and fourth Tuesday of each month at the Lake Stevens Community Center, 1812 124th Ave NE. For more information, call Tom 425-314-5865, Tony 360-631-3242, or Vern 425-343-9637; email info@post181.org; or go to [URL]www.post181.org;http://www.post181.org.

To submit news for Active Duty and Veterans Calendar, contact reporter Gale Fiege: 425-339-3427