USSVI Razorback Base
February 25, 2017
The Razorback Base meeting was called to order by Greg Schwerman at 1402HR at the Coast Guard
building at Downtown Riverside RV Park in North Little Rock, AR. There were 15 in attendance.
The invocation was led by Alan Malone.
The Pledge of Allegiance was led by Bob Christians.
Tolling of the lost boats was done by Alan Malone and Billy Hollaway followed by a moment of silence.
Last minutes were read. Motion made to accept minutes. Motion carried.
Treasury report was read. Motion made to accept report. Motion carried.
The Base has two new members Johnnie Baker and Pete Janik. Greg Schwerman will send out a
welcome letter with a patch and an American Submariner magazine.
Calls will be made in the following week by Greg Schwerman to find out why some members have not
yet paid their dues.
All calendars have been accounted for and paid. The funds were turned into the treasurer.
More information needed to determine if the Base should continue with the Eagle Scout Program patch
presentation since the Scouts aren’t allowed to wear the patch.
September event to attend a play at The Robinson Center is still to be determined.
Motion was made for November event to be a traditional Veterans Day celebration/service and make it
an annual event. Motion carried.
Submarine Birthday Party will be held on April 22, 2017 at Red Apple Inn in Heber Springs, AR at
June 24th meeting/luncheon confirmed to be held at Skinny J’s in North Little Rock, AR at noon.
Motion was made to continue sponsorship of American Submarine magazine. Motion accepted and
Good of the order:
Joe Manning sent a sympathy card to the family of the deceased CPO Charles Smith II.
Joe Mathis is currently in the hospital. Motion made to send flowers to Joe. Motion carried.
Benediction was led by Alan Malone.
Motion to adjourn carried at 1500HR.
Razorback Base Yeoman