The RSF Republican Women, Fed. honored Rancho Santa Fe area veterans and present military Nov. 12 at the RSF Association patio.
Chaco Clotfelter served as emcee of the event.
Guest speakers included Duncan L. Hunter., former U.S. Congressman and decorated U.S. Army Ranger of the Vietnam War, Ret.), and Colonel Ray Liddy, USMCR. Liddy was activated after 9/11/01 to lead a 300-man Ready Reaction Force in support of FEMA. In 2003, Liddy participated in ground combat operations as part of the First Marine Division’s invasion of Iraq during “Operation Iraqi Freedom.”