Elkie Installed as Marine Corps League Detachment Commandant

Elkie receiving plaque
Elected officers for the Marine Corps League Detachment 1439 were installed June 5. Commandant Phil Yin installed the officers for the 2018-19 term, which included Commandant Tait D. Elkie, Senior Vice Commandant David Nelson, Junior Vice Commandant Robert Schmitz, and Judge Advocate Herb Spohr.  The appointed officers are Tom Pagliuco, Paymaster, Gene Wuestenfeld, Chaplain, Ed Quinn, Sergeant-at-Arms, and Suzanne Nann, Web Sergeant.  Upon taking his new post, Commandant Elkie, picture at left, thanked the membership for the honor to serve and also presented outgoing Commandant Phil Yin with a plaque, honoring his leadership as Commandant from 2016 to 2018.