DEARBORN, Mich. – The Dearborn Allied War Veterans Council (DAWVC) on Oct. 20 held an installation ceremony to honor the organization’s 2010-11 officers. The new commander is Craig Tillman (front row, center.) Also shown in the front row are Senior Vice Commander Tom Wilson (left) and Junior Vice Commander Lisa Schiffer (right).
Shown in the back row (from left) are: Trustees Gary Tanner, Richard Fleek and Richard Przebienda (who is also adjutant and quartermaster); Police Chief Ronald Haddad; Chaplain and 2009 Veteran of the Year Thomas Houle; and Sergeant -At-Arms Leonard Zazula. Chief Haddad administered the oath of office during the installation on behalf of Mayor John B. O’Reilly, Jr.
DAWVC officers not pictured: Judge Advocate Dave Dumas and Bugler Neal Fogel.