Military Brother Knights We have received the following letter from
our Supreme Master, Joseph P. Schultz. If you know of a brother knight
serving or has served in Iraq and Afghanistan please read and respond with
the information requested.
Navigators and Worthy Grand Knights:
Members of the Knights of Columbus who have served or are still serving in
Iraq and Afghanistan have quite literally placed their
lives on the line to preserve the freedom so dear to all of us in the United
States and to offer that same freedom to the people of Iraq and Afghanistan.
Theirs is an act of patriotism and heroism carried forward in the best
tradition of the United States armed forces.
The Supreme Assembly wishes to recognize these brave men in a special way,
but to do so, I need your help. The goal is to present each member of the
Order who served in Operation Iraqi Freedom or Operation Enduring Freedom
with a special certificate of recognition and gratitude from the Supreme
To make the project successful I ask that you send me the names of those
from your assembly or council who have served or are still serving in Iraq
or Afghanistan. Please include the memberís name, address, membership
number, council or assembly number, branch of service and rank. Your
faithful comptrollers and financial secretaries should he able to help with
Once you have the information please send it to the attention of the Supreme
Master, Knights of Columbus, 1 Columbus Plaza, New Haven CT 06510.
Thank you for your kind attention to this matter and your help in
completing the project.