Entries by Sabrina Fine

Remembering our Veterans

By Scott P. Stevens, Department Commander of TALO The Maurice Kubby Post 749 of El Paso, Tx had a busy week of Veterans events.  On Thursday, the 8th, Lt. (Ret) Stanley Marcus and I went to the Fort Bliss Veterans Remembrance Ceremony. Mr. Marcus is a WWII Veteran, Liberator of three concentration camps and Honor […]

Atlanta Post 112 Stayed Busy During November 2018

  By George Heart, Post 112 JWV Atlanta Post 112 hosted a special guest speaker during our monthly post meeting November 18th. First, LTC (WA) George H. Heart, Ret., Post 112 CDR, presented introductory remarks about Jewish soldiers serving in the German Armed Forces.  The main speaker was Oberstleutnant (LTC) Alexander Siegfried Sauer, Bundeswehr (German […]

JWV’s Female Veterans Highlighted in Event in Peabody

By Barry Lischinsky, Membership Chairman On Sunday, November 11, 2018, Jewish War Veterans (JWV) Massachusetts (MA) North Shore Post 220 Members participated in the City of Peabody, MA Veterans Day event.  Approximately three hundred (300) Veterans, families and guests attended this year’s City of Peabody Mayor’s Breakfast event thanking all community Veterans for their service.  […]

JWV Member Honored by his Synagogue

By Sam Yudin, Post 786 Commander On November 16th, Shir Ha-Ma’alot in Irvine, CA showed their appreciation for their community’s veterans at their Friday night Shabbat services.  They held a special service called, “Shabbat Service: Honor Those Who Protect Us.”  It was a small event that had a major impact for those service members and […]

A Man of Many Merits

By Sabrina Fine, Communications Intern Dr. Guy Stern is a man of many titles. Literary scholar, Bronze Star Medal recipient and published author- to name just a few. Stern was born in Hildesheim, Germany in 1922.  He escaped from Nazi Germany and relocated to the United States in 1937 with the help of an uncle […]

Jewish Warrior Weekend brings together young Jews in DC

By: Sabrina Fine, Communications Intern Jewish Warrior Weekend, an event which brings  together Jewish cadets and midshipmen for a weekend of learning, comradery and celebration of Judaism, took place in Washington, DC, November 8-11. The event brought together forty-nine officers in training, who had the opportunity to learn about the history of Jewish military service […]

The Light Will Continue

My first Chanukah in uniform was a dark one.   Only the day before our scheduled Chanukah party at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, we’d gotten the devastating news that our unborn baby had 3 of the 12 congenital heart defects considered critical. Expectation for survival?   Negative. Yet the fact that this painful news was thrown at us […]