November 11, 2016
Veteran at Mad River Community Hospital Served in headquarters of NATO
Arcata, CA, In honor of Veterans Day, Mad River Community Hospital is acknowledging John Jones, veteran and clerk at Mad River Hospital. He brought in memorabilia from his tour of duty to share his experience with his co-workers. His tour started in 1966 at an Artillery Air Force Base in the US. He then went to Versailles, Paris where he was a Company Clerk at the Supreme Headquarters Allied Powers Europe (SHAPE) which is the headquarters of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization's (NATO) Allied Command Operations. In 1967, SHAPE moved to Belgium, which is where he spent the rest of his time.