AMERICAN EX-PRISONERS OF WAR, DEPARTMENT OF NEW MEXICO

 

SINCE 1949 - LAST ANNUAL CONVENTION

JUNE 5-6, 2010, RIO RANCHO & ALBUQUERQUE, NEW MEXICO

 

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Ernest Montoya - Hoten POW Camp, Mukden, Manchuria Ralph Rodriguez Jr - Cabanatuan POW Camp, Philippines Vicente Ojinaga - Kamioka POW Camp, Japan Tom Foy - Rokuroshi POW Camp, Japan - Fmr Represenative Grant County, New Mexico William Overmier - Slave labored in Yokohama shipyards - Camp destroyed in firebombing in June 1945 - Rescued from Iwake POW Camp Vincent Silva - Nomachi POW Camp, Japan Tom Foy Max Casaus - Hirohata POW Camp, Japan Brother of Max Casaus MajGEN Kenny Montoya, Adjutant NMARNG Bataan Academy Cadet AX-POW NM Chapter Adjutant COL Gerald Schurtz (ret) - Son of 200th CA(AA) MAJ Paul Shurtz who was lost on the Hell Ship Oryoku Maru POW Table Artist Greg Aragon AX-POW NM Chapter Commander Bill Overmier Sergeant Major Mark Baca Bonnie Schurtz and Ann Overmier Alan Overmier and Ernest Montoya Ron Grimes offers presentation of 111th Cavalry NMNG, the precursor to the NMNG 200th Coast Artillery Regiment Command Sergeant Major Kenneth Adair and fmr National Guard Bureau Chief LtGEN Edward Baca (ret) Bataan Academy Cadets Vicente Ojinaga listens to NM DVS Cabinet Secretary John Garcia Gap Silva Jr son of 515th CA(AA) Agapito Silva (deceased) The Reverend Canon Adams Lovekin