Veterans Assembly 2018 - Honoring Our History

Theme - "Honoring Our History"

Oregon City High School held our 12th Annual Veteran's Assembly, on Thursday,November 8, 2018.

Thank you to all the Veterans and First Responders, fire and police!  

 

 

                                                  

 

Desmond Doss, Jr.                                                                                     Chris Spence

 

 

Story on Clackamas Review

Veterans Honored at Gladstone, Oregon City high schools

By Raymond Rendleman

 

 

Highlights

 

     Congratulations to Maurice Nichols who was awarded  "Principal's Award"

        Maurice graduated from OCHS in 1937.  He will be turning 100 in a couple of days and entire school sang happy birthday to him!

 

 

Special thanks to:

       Master of Ceremony - Ed Burton

       OCPD Captain Shaun Davis

       Guest Speaker - D.J. Ruger

       Cheryl Croft Bennett, mother of Tyrone S. Woods, former Navy Seal - Tyrone S. Woods Tyrone Snowden Woods Wrestling Foundation

       Guest Speaker - Desmond Doss, Jr. - son of Desmond Doss, Sr, Army, WWII   "Hacksaw Ridge"

       Guest Speaker - Chris Spence - Army, Special Forces, "12 Strong"

       Molalla Police Chief Rod Lucich singing "Proud to be an American".  After he sang you wanted to proudly STAND UP to be American!

       JROTC Color Guard

       OCHS Choir and Band performances

 

Thank you to all the speakers, Master Choir, Band, and JROTC.

 

 

 

    

 

      Photos 

      By Coby Edwards Photography

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

          

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Veterans Assembly Program (pdf)                                          Veterans Assembly Flyer (pdf)

 

 

 

 

 

 
Photos by Coby Edwards, Photography
 
Photos by Marcus Schwab and Jamie Scherschel.