On Saturday September 19, 2009, Michael and Jean-Marie were guest speakers at a special meeting of the American Legion Post 21 at the Lodge Room of the Veterans Memorial Building, Santa Rosa, CA.
Michael with American Legion Auxiliary member Holly Harder and her husband, American Legion member Bob Harder.
Jean-Marie with bugler James Cutri. James is a member of the Vietnam Veterans of America (Chapter 223), Marine Corps League #686, and the United Veterans Council of Sonoma County.
The American Legion Council Color Guard before the meeting.
Author Michael McCoy welcomes the audience and prepares to introduce Jean-Marie.
Jean-Marie speaks before the large audience.