Past Commanders

Dallas Chapter Former Commanders

1948 - 1949     John Briggs

1949 - 1950     Alvin Owsley

1950 - 1951     Robert Hall

1951 - 1952     George Griner

1952 - 1953     William Ruggles

1953 - 1954     Robert Weischel

1954 - 1954     John Hodapp

1954 - 1955     Michael Hannon

1955 - 1956     Charles Smith

1956 - 1957     James Crowder

1957 - 1958     Forrest Gannon

1958 - 1959     John Dunlap

1959 - 1960     William Nettle

1960 - 1961     Charles Tips

1961 - 1962     Ralph Spake

1962 - 1963     Eugene DeKieffer

1963 - 1964     Henry Lyon

1964 - 1965     Richard Mulberry

1965 - 1966     Harley West**

1966 - 1967     Clarence Birbari

1967 - 1968     George Perry

1968 - 1969     Jay Minton

1969 - 1970     Louis Rumaggi

1970 - 1971     Dallas Jordan

1971 - 1972     Robert Ford

1972 - 1973     Robert Pou

1973 - 1974     Talmage Main

1974 - 1975     John Hospers

1975 - 1976     Adrian Hoebeke**

1976 - 1977     Frank Norton

1977 - 1978     John Reed

1978 - 1979     William Nicol

1970 - 1980     Edward Thompson

1980 - 1981     Charles McCoy

1981 - 1982     Samuel Kail

1982 - 1983     Clovis Brakebill

1983 - 1984     William Campbell

1984 - 1985     John Allman

Single Star * denotes "COMMANDER EMERITUS".  This indicates the Dallas Chapter was selected by

MOWW National Headquarters to be the Best Chapter in the Nation, during his year in office.

Double Star ** denotes "FORMER NATIONAL COMMANDER-in-CHIEF OF THE MILITARY ORDER"

1985 - 1986     John Wright

1986 - 1987     Joe Hill

1987 - 1988     George McCord

1988 - 1989     George Germond*

1989 - 1990     Edward Heilbron*

1990 - 1991     Homer Schmidt**

1991 - 1992     Rollie Stevens**

1992 - 1993     Joseph Merton*

1993 - 1994     Earl Bullock

1994 - 1995     James Adams

1995 - 1996     Charles Alford*

1996 - 1997     Paul Yeager

1997 - 1998     Paul Bauereis

1998 - 1999     Sid Snedeker

1999 - 2000     Kenneth Cordier

2000 - 2001     Kenneth Cordier

2001 - 2002     John Sefcik

2002 - 2003     Clifford Way**

2003 - 2004     Clifford Way**

2004 - 2005     Ronald Forest

2005 - 2006     Walton Capps*

2006 - 2007     John Hayes**

2007 - 2008     Don Munson*

2008 - 2009     King Moss*

2009 - 2010     Wes Gross*

2010 - 2011     Charles Chamberlin*

2011 - 2012     William Fox*

2012 - 2013     Lyle Mueller*

2013 - 2014     Walter Laidlaw*

2014 - 2015     Joseph Cordina*

2015 - 2016     Ken Boatman*

2016 - 2017     Paul Brown

2017 - 2018     Jim Blunk