Honoring Heidelberg Post Dinner
The dinner to Honor the Heidelberg Post and celebrate its contributions to the Army and SAME since 1953 was held at the Heidelberg Marriott on June 7. The dinner was attended by 42 SAME members, including the USACE Europe District Commander, the 18th Engineer Brigade Commander, and the USAFE Civil Engineer. A reception on the Terrace began the evening, followed by a scrumptious buffet dinner in the hotel. Attending the dinner were the Rhein Main and Kaiserslautern Post Presidents as well as the Europe RVP. Representing the Heidelberg Post was Mike Montgomery, who provided some comments on the deactivation of the Post. SAME Executive Director Robert D. Wolff, Ph.D., P.E., F.SAME, made a presentation on the history of the Heidelberg Post as recorded in past editions of TME—The Military Engineer magazine and a presentation was made to Col. Carl Baswell, USA (Ret.), for 70 years of membership and contributions to SAME.