Post 236 once again was the MC for the Memorial Day Program at Artondale Cemetery. This program was supported by the VFW Post 1854, the Peninsula Veterans Color and Honor Guard, Knights of Columbus, and the Artondale Cemetery Association.



Artondale Cemetery


Artondale Cemetery


Getting the front ready to go



Commander Ken Christian getting the flags set up


Adjutant Charlene Christian working on a wreath


Driveway set up


Post Service Officer Jack Campbell


Buglers on board


Post Chaplain Garry Squance and Post member Don Felthouse helping to get the front ready to go


Adjutant Charlene Christian and SAA Bill Calabrese


1st Vice Commander Joe Gallagher arriving


Honor Guard and VFW 1854 pulling in


Adjutant Charlene Christian and Post Member Joe Loya


Knights of Columbus


Post 236 Judge Advocate and Son's of the American Revolution Ken Roberts taking with Post 236 Members


Chaplain Garry Squance, Post Member Stan Campbell, Historian Rob Tinsley, and Jr Past Commander Alan Lentz


Rendering honors to the Colors


National Anthem being sung by Kerry French


Chaplain Garry Squance giving opening prayer


Area II Department Vice Commander and Post 236 Commander Ken Christian at the podium


Mayor of Gig Harbor Kit Kuhn and Commander Christian laying the Memorial Wreath


Knights of Columbus


Mayor of Gig Harbor Kit Kuhn address the audience


Honor Guard firing Salute




Laying of the poppy at the Post 236 Columbarium




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