The Flying Leatherneck Aviation Museum opened 20 years ago this month at its current location. Forty-one aircraft were moved 75 miles down Interstate 5 (with just one mishap) from El Toro. The move was envisioned and overseen by Flying Leatherneck Historical Foundation Chair Emeritus, Major General Bob Butcher.
2016 Irene Ferguson Marine Wife Awardee, Lauren Huff, who also serves as chairwoman of the committee choosing the 2020 nominee was interviewed about the Irene Ferguson Marine Wife Recognition Award by KUSI on January 30, 2020.
Major museum supporter, active volunteer and founder of the Irene Ferguson Marine Wife Recognition Award and the annual “Honor, Courage and Commitment” Essay Contest, Maj Glenn Ferguson (USMC-retired), has been named “Veteran of the Month” for January, 2020 by San Diego Veterans Magazine.