May 27, 2019   Detachment Rifle Squad with the Revolutionary Guard at St. Mary's Cemetery at their Memorial Day Remembrance.  Detachment Members L/R:  John Miller, Larry Fischer (kneeling), and Dick Jennings.  Not pictured is Bob Martinez, our Detachment Bugler.

May 27, 2019

Detachment Rifle Squad with the Revolutionary Guard at St. Mary's Cemetery at their Memorial Day Remembrance.

Detachment Members L/R:

John Miller, Larry Fischer (kneeling), and Dick Jennings.

Not pictured is Bob Martinez, our Detachment Bugler.


May 25, 2019   Detachment 597 Color Guard presenting Colors at the 30th Cajun & Blues Music Festival.  L/R: Dick Jennings, Ken "Doc" Honaker, Dave Opfer and Harry Hodges.

May 25, 2019

Detachment 597 Color Guard presenting Colors at the 30th Cajun & Blues Music Festival.

L/R: Dick Jennings, Ken "Doc" Honaker, Dave Opfer and Harry Hodges.


May 17, 2019   Commandant Jennings and Associate of the Year, Dave Opfer, present colors at the VA Sepulveda for Job Day.

May 17, 2019

Commandant Jennings and Associate of the Year, Dave Opfer, present colors at the VA Sepulveda for Job Day.


February 23, 2019   Detachment Color Guard presenting Colors at the Opening Ceremony for the Simi Youth Baseball League.  L/R: Ken "Doc" Honaker, Brent Kast, Dick Jennings, Ben Pfister and Dave Opfer.

February 23, 2019

Detachment Color Guard presenting Colors at the Opening Ceremony for the Simi Youth Baseball League.

L/R: Ken "Doc" Honaker, Brent Kast, Dick Jennings, Ben Pfister and Dave Opfer.


February 17, 2019   Color Guard performing at the Annual "Massing of the Colors" at Forest Lawn Veterans Park in Hollywood on Sunday.  L/R: Brent Kast, Dave Opfer, Dick Jennings, Ben Pfister, Fausto Galvan and Ken Honaker.

February 17, 2019

Color Guard performing at the Annual "Massing of the Colors" at Forest Lawn Veterans Park in Hollywood on Sunday.

L/R: Brent Kast, Dave Opfer, Dick Jennings, Ben Pfister, Fausto Galvan and Ken Honaker.


Color Guard presented Colors at Farmers Insurance in Woodland Hills on November 20.  Farmers was the lead with other companies in retoring "total" cars and giving them to Veterans.
November 20, 2018   Color Guard presented Colors at Farmers Insurance in Woodland Hills.  Farmers was the lead with other companies in retoring "total" cars and giving them to Veterans.  L/R: Brent Kast, Jack Parfitt and Dick Jennings.

November 20, 2018

Color Guard presented Colors at Farmers Insurance in Woodland Hills.

Farmers was the lead with other companies in retoring "total" cars and giving them to Veterans.

L/R: Brent Kast, Jack Parfitt and Dick Jennings.


October 26, 2018   Color Guard Appreciation Day in Ventura County.  L/R: Larry Fischer, Color Guard Commander Ruy Pena, Jr., Brent Kast,  Dick Jennings, "Doc" Honaker, Ben Pfister, John Coley, Harry Hodges,  Dave Opfer and Fausto Galvan.

October 26, 2018

Color Guard Appreciation Day in Ventura County.

L/R: Larry Fischer, Color Guard Commander Ruy Pena, Jr., Brent Kast,

Dick Jennings, "Doc" Honaker, Ben Pfister, John Coley, Harry Hodges,

Dave Opfer and Fausto Galvan.


October 17, 2018   Color Guard at the Annual Polish Film Festival in Hollywood.  L/R: Dick Jennings, John Coley, Fausto Galvan, Harry Hodges, and Ben Pfister.

October 17, 2018

Color Guard at the Annual Polish Film Festival in Hollywood.

L/R: Dick Jennings, John Coley, Fausto Galvan, Harry Hodges, and Ben Pfister.


October 3, 2018   Detachment Color Guard presenting Colors at the closing banquet ceremony of the Los Angeles County Veterans Administration Fall Conference.  L/R: Fausto Galvan, Dick Jennings, John Coley, Ben Pfister, Harry Hodges, and David Opfer.

October 3, 2018

Detachment Color Guard presenting Colors at the closing banquet ceremony of the Los Angeles County Veterans Administration Fall Conference.

L/R: Fausto Galvan, Dick Jennings, John Coley, Ben Pfister, Harry Hodges, and David Opfer.


October 1, 2018   Detachment Color Guard for the Los Angeles Country Veterans Administration Fall Conference at the Bob Hope Patriotic Hall in Los Angeles.  L/R: Ben Pfister, Fausto Galvan, VA Service Supervisor Christopher Duarte, John Coley, Harry Hodges, and Dick Jennings.

October 1, 2018

Detachment Color Guard for the Los Angeles Country Veterans Administration Fall Conference at the Bob Hope Patriotic Hall in Los Angeles.

L/R: Ben Pfister, Fausto Galvan, VA Service Supervisor Christopher Duarte, John Coley, Harry Hodges, and Dick Jennings.


Presenting Colors at the Simi Valley Elks Car Show

August 5, 2018

Presenting: Larry Fisher, Louis Parfitt, Ben Pfister, Fausto Galvan, John Coley and Matthew Gonzalez.

Video by R.E. "Dick" Jennings


President Ronald Reagan Detachment 597 Color Guard Led the Simi Valley Day Parade. 

Guard Members L/R:

Color Guard Commander -  Ruy Pena, Jr

Dick Jennings

Ben Pfister

Fausto Galvan

John Calderon


July 26, 2018   Color Guard at the dedication of a "smart" house built by the Gary Sinise Foundation for Marine Corporal Joshua Brubaker in Bakersfield.  Our Guard was personally invited by the Foundation. Participants are:  L/R: Larry Fischer, John Coley, Fausto Galvan and Ben Pfister.

July 26, 2018

Color Guard at the dedication of a "smart" house built by the Gary Sinise Foundation for Marine Corporal Joshua Brubaker in Bakersfield.

Our Guard was personally invited by the Foundation. Participants are:

L/R: Larry Fischer, John Coley, Fausto Galvan and Ben Pfister.


2018   A few members of the Detachments Color Guard.  L/R: Jack Parfitt, John Coley, Fausto Galvan, Ben Pfister and Dave Opfer.

2018

A few members of the Detachments Color Guard.

L/R: Jack Parfitt, John Coley, Fausto Galvan, Ben Pfister and Dave Opfer.


2018   Grocery Outlet - Moorpark.  L/R: Brent Kast, Dick Jennings, John Coley, David Opfer, Fausto Galvan

2018

Grocery Outlet - Moorpark.

L/R: Brent Kast, Dick Jennings, John Coley, David Opfer, Fausto Galvan


2018   Simi Valley Days  Color Guard leading parade.  Color Guard Commander - Ruy Pena, Jr.

2018

Simi Valley Days

Color Guard leading parade.

Color Guard Commander - Ruy Pena, Jr.