SPECIAL INTEREST ITEMS
AND BREAKING NEWS
Every twice in a while there are announcements that we try to get out to everyone. Emails is good for many but not for all. So you can check here periodically see if there is anything new going down.
The Japanese government is implementing an "Individual Number" nicknamed "My Number" beginning in October to all residents of Japan. Details here.
The 2015 POW/MIA retreat takes place on 18 Sept at Risner Circle, just like always. The RAO needs folks to stand in formation. There will be no marching or facing movemtnets. Just Attention, Parade Rest, Present Arms and Order Arms. Please send an email to the RAO if you can attend. The email is firstname.lastname@example.org
The 2014 Retiree Appreciation Day is on 3 October. The breakfast at the Tohoku Club Ballroom begins at 8am. RSVP ASAP at email@example.com. At 10am we will meet again at the Exchange lobby for a cake cutting and drawings for gift cards from the various sponsors. You must be present to win. The hospital folks will be there as well with Blood Pressure checks and a variety of information services.
Some folks might not receive the DFAS Retiree Mewsletter. Click here to check it out.