Docent Tony with a small group tourning the Museum


Yuba City Boy Scouts,  Troup 6.
Nolan Gobel's eagle scout project.  A replica of a WWI trench. Now on permanent display at the museum. 


Mr. Spear, thank you for offering us the opportunity to enjoy the museum last weekend. You have an amazing collection and so well presented, it makes for an amazing experience. I look forward to returning soon.
TSgt Travis Fitzgerald  222 Intelligence Support Squadron


Hello Dan,
I wanted to give you and all your docents  for allowing my residents and myself to tour your beautiful museum. They very much enjoyed it and we are looking forward to coming back in the summer for a BBQ. I have attached a picture for you , form our visit.
Wishing you all a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year,
Tina Evans
Activity Director | Ray Stone Inc.
Roseville Commons Senior Community


Hmong Group from Oroville visited the Museum getting tours by Don Schrader and Austin Webb 


Some of the Group that visited the Museum took their photo in the LCVP (Landing Craft): They belong to the Harley Owners Group (Sacramento Chapter)

 9 MXG Group (Beale Air Force Base) Photo Museum visit


photos of some of the Combat Veterans Motorcycle Club bikes group visit to the Museum.


NRG Meeting 8/19/2017


LDS Missionary group visit to the Museum

Viet Nam Veterans from Troop C, 3rd Squadron, 4th Cavalry, 3rd Brigade Task Force of the 25th Infantry  Division who fought in the Pleiku, Viet Nam AO from 1965 - 1966.  They get together every 2 years for a reunion at different locations.

Ironworkers M.C. Chapter 118 (Roseville, CA) made a motorcycle run to visit the Museum.  They are an awesome group !!!!!!!!!!!!!


Ladies tennis group from the Yuba City Racquet Club visited the Museum for a group tour.


CHICO A's Model A car club visit on 18 March 2017


Group visit on Museum Day by the DAR members (Daughters of the American Revolution) from the Grass Valley Chapter.




The Sons in Retirement, Peach Tree Branch #45 visited the Museum , then had a BBQ after the tours of the Museum were completed.


This was a visit by "The Club at WestPark" Veterans Group.


Group visit from the Yuba College Special Education students and staff.


James Thao, Kevin Thao, Captain Frank Nelson and John Thao visited the Museum and talked about the "Secret War" in Laos where Cpt, Nelson flew in support of the Hmong's during the Viet Nam War.


We very much enjoyed our trip to the museum.  Here are a few pictures of us having lunch and in our cars.  I'm sure we will be back again.
Auburn A's Model A club


Motorcycle run,  (group visit) to the Museum to honor our Veterans and support the Museum and the YS Stand Down.


The management team from the Northern California Target Corporation visited the Museum.


Birthday party for Nolan Gobel held at the Museum.  The boys and their parents had a BBQ, watched a World War I movie and had "scavenger hunt" of items in the Museum display cases that they had to find and identify with the photos / list the were given.  Our Museum docents helped both the boys and the parents find the listed items as well as relating their personnel stories to the Boys.  It was a great Day !!!!!!!


OSS Visit on CAF Day


The group of Airman who visited the Museum were from the 13th Intelligence Sqn,  (N.E.T.) from Beale Air Force Base.


American Legion Post 383 Riders from Fair Oaks, CA. had a bike run to visit the Museum.

The Marysville Kiwanis Club visited the Museum for their group meeting with lunch catered by the Court House Café

Pack 402 (WEBELOS) from Sacramento.

Photo is of: Olivehurst Pack 105 "Wolf Den" Cub Scouts 


Thank you so much for having us today!! I really enjoyed spending time in your museum & hearing your experiences and stories. 
Sra Sarah Phillips and the 2nd ALS Section of the Cass From Beale AFB in two weeks.



Airmen from the Airman Leadership School on Beale Air Force Base volunteered at the Museum cleaning, displaying new flags and putting the new SR-71 Start Cart on display that was donated by Beale Air Force Base.  Photo was taken of the Airmen with the Start Cart.

Sheridan Elementary School Field trip to the Museum with students, teachers and parents.

Group visit from the Retired Teachers Association of Yuba, Sutter and Colusa Counties


The Kerr Family

Viet Nam Veterans from the 1/7th Air Cavalry Squadron (BLACKHAWKS) visited the Museum on August 28, 2015 as part of their reunion in Sacramento.  They chartered 2 buses to come visit the Museum.
There were many stories told during the visit as they viewed the Museums displays.  Capt. Fred Young who flew loaches in Nam set up the visit.  They wanted their photo taken in front of the Huey.  Photo was taken from the top of one of the buses.



9th Aerospace Medicine Squadron, 9th Medical Group, 9th Reconnaissance Wing Beale Air Force Base
Commander's Call Friday August 28th, 2015
Commander - Colonel Joseph Connolly
Superintendent - Master Sergeant Brandon Swalla
1st Sergeant - Master Sergeant Richard Johnson


John Oji' and his committee members from the Yuba / Sutter Aero Sqn visit to Museum to put out flags for the 1st Cav Reunion


SMSgt. Hepner's family visited the Museum after Col. Sherwood flew from the East Coast to speak at SMSgt Hepner's ceremony Aug 21.  Both are in the group photo and have maintained a close bond through their careers.


Here is a link to a video of the visit by the Carnelian Men




L-R MSgt Brandon Swalla, SMSgt Warren Benge, SMSgt Stacy Otte, MSgt Richard "Steve" Johnson


"American Legion Riders 264 Lincoln Chapter"

Their first ride.


South Sutter Charter School class visit. 

Docents Austin, Don, and Richard split the 30 students and parents into groups for Museum tours. 


These photos are of US Army recruits before leaving for basic training. 

They were brought out to the Museum by the local Army Recruiters to view the history that they will now become a part of as members of the US Army.


California (State Commander) for VFW (Veterans of Foreign Wars) Howard Hagen presenting his state commanders coin to Dann during his visit Dec. 2014.

VFW (State Commander) Howard Hagen and his state delegation visited the Museum Dec. 5, 2014









Red Hat Ladies visit on Armed Forces Day


South Vietnamese War Pilot Veterans from San Jose.

Former Capt. Hai-Hoan-Bao-Tuan-and Dong


Check this link for a video of the visit:   - The Visit Museum of The Forgotten Warriors 5/12/2014



Lindhursts high school seniors make a visit on 3/26/2014 for their civic projects 


Great museum- we will be back! Bear's name is Montene.




Cadets of the US Naval Sea Cadets and Golden Bear Division color guard.

Cadets of the  US Naval Sea Cadets and Golden Bear Division 18 May 2012, by the museum's Huey.

US Coast Guard Station Rio Vista Command visited on Veterans Day.

Rob Bushey USCG DII Cmd., David Garrison USCG, Brian Huff XPO -USCG, Elija Klein OIC USCG.

Austin and Mary Webb being interviewed by Ryan from Appeal Democrat Newspaper front page veterans day Article.

Veterans from the wars and cold war being interviewed in the museum library for a newspaper story in the Territorial Dispatch.

Interviews with twin brothers Ed and Jim Goodman who served in Korean War in the same squad.  Taken in the museum library.  

L to R: Intervened for sharing on their experiences.  Richard Sawyer - Cold War,  Sandy Sanders - Cuban Missile Crisis,  Ed and Jim Goodman - Korean War, Whitney Sanders - Afghanistan, Linda Blankenship - Iraq, Dave Henry - Vietnam, Sitting John Parkinson - World War II.   Taken on a Japanese WWII cannon in front of the Huey (Vietnam) in front of the museum.

Visiting group from the 9th Medical unit at Beale, inside the LCVP during their museum tour.

Board member Don Schrader welcomes the Marysville Rotary Group to the museum.

Klassic car club from Vacaville area visited on Tuesday 30,2012.


Commanders Call and Award Ceremony at the Museum from Beal AFB 489th RS (Mc-12 aircraft recon).  Slide show unit history and award presentations by Flight Commander Friday Sept. 21, 2012 at the museum.

Award Ceremony/ Commanders Call Sept. 21, 2012 at Museum 489th RS / MC-12 from Beale AFB.

Beale AFB Historian from the 9th Reconnance Wing, Richard Rodriques gives a history of the 489th RS (flying MC-12's).


Presentation of the MC-12 Aircraft photo and unit coins to Dann Spear at Museum from Lt. Col. Bodine and First Shirt Davis during commanders call held at he museum.

Col. Bodine, MC-12 pilot and command of the 489th sign a photo to present to the museum.

First Shirt Justin Davis signing photo of their MC-12 aircraft with coins for the museum.




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 This page was last updated onSeptember 24, 2018