Sep
18
2019
September Dinner Meeting
Flyboys Deli
Beavercreek, OH
Flyboys
Dinner and a movie to celebrate 72d Anniversary of AF!
September's meeting at 1730 on 18 SEP (NOTE THE TIME AND DATE CHANGE) will be a dinner meeting at Flyboys Deli at the Mall at Fairfield Commons in Beavercreek (across from Bravo's). We will be showing the movie “Flyboys”. The film follows the enlistment, training, and combat experiences of a group of young Americans who volunteer to become fighter pilots in the Lafayette Escadrille, the 124th air squadron formed by the French in 1916. The squadron consisted of five French officers and 38 American volunteers who wanted to fly and fight in World War I before the United States' entry into the war in 1917. The film ends with an epilogue that relates the fate of each American pilot to the real-life Lafayette Escadrille pilot upon whom his character was based. Menu: The menu will consist of a buffet with house salad, cole slaw, a variety of sandwiches (turkey, roast beef, egg salad, chicken salad, ham and cheese, Mini Cooper Sliders, Bulgogi (Korean BBQ Beef) with rice, cake dots, brownies, and coffee. There will be wine for toasting. Reservations: Please call our Provost Marshall, Mel Gillespie at 937-426-4010 by noon on Monday, September 16th, 2019. If you prefer e-mail, Mel will take e-mail reservations at: mel.gillespie@att.net. If you make your reservation via e-mail, Mel will send you a confirmation. If you do not get a confirmation, call Mel to make sure your e-mail was received. Please include any guests in your reservation. The price for the evening is $22 per person, and payment must be made by cash or check, NO CREDIT CARDS. Cancellations must also be made by 1200, September 16th, to avoid being billed for the price of the meal.

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