7 2023

Jewish War Veterans-Women's Speaker Series

6:00PM - 9:00PM  

Contact Carol Berman

Featuring guest speaker, author Marlene Trestman. She will discuss the military service of New Orleans Jewish orphans and their participation during World War II. Her new book, Most Fortunate Unfortunates: The Jewish Orphans Home of New Orleans, will be the centerpiece of her presentation.

The Honorable Judge Sol and Jackie Gothard JWV Women's Speaker Series is a celebration of the lives of the Gothards, two of Post 580's most cherished members, and a way to recognize the roles and contributions of Jewish Women in persevering the legacy of Jewish American military service.  It is Post 580's intent to host annually a Jewish Woman or Civilian to discuss the service and sacrifices of American Jews during a period in country's history in memory of the Gothards during Veterans Day activities.  This is the first anniversary of the inauguration of the series.

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